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Lupus has been identified as a leading cause of death in young women. Among women aged 15 to 24, it is the leading chronic inflammatory disease, ranking higher than diabetes, chronic lower respiratory disease, and liver disease. We talk to an expert and patient about how to beat the statistics.
Noticing blood after sex can be a scary experience, but many causes are minor. Here’s what you should know.
Misinformation has surrounded endometriosis for years. Here are five facts you should know.
The bladder in a healthy woman contains bacteria similar to what’s found in the vagina, say researchers. Findings of a small small study dispel the common belief that healthy urine is sterile.
It’s normal to worry, but know that there are many different reasons for abnormal bleeding that can be easily treated.
A big risk of PID? Scarring of the reproductive tract and, in some cases, infertility.
An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that occurs outside of the normal parts of the uterus. Learn about diagnosis and treatment options.
PCOS affects about one in 10 women and is one of the most common causes of infertility. Here’s what you should know.
Chronic pain in the vulva (the outer female genital area) affects 16 percent of women at some point in their lives. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Have you had your annual mammogram yet? A 2017 study shows why annual screening mammograms starting at age 40 could save more lives through early detection.