TikTok loves 'natural' birth control. But is it right for you?

“Men certainly should take responsibility for their role in pregnancy”  [READ MORE]

What Is a Post-Birth Placental Exam?

“Sometimes the placenta fragments, and if it does, that [excess] portion can lead to an increased risk of hemorrhage or lead to an increased risk of infection,” [READ MORE]

Help! I'm Postpartum and My Hair Is Falling Out!

“The reversal can be slow, taking up to six months for hair loss to stop”  [READ MORE]

Can Abortion Affect Fertility?

“In general, they are very safe,” agrees Michael Tahery, MD, an OB/GYN with a private practice in Los Angeles.” [READ MORE]

6 reasons why you have more discharge than usual, from BV to STIs

“Yeast infections cause an increase of discharge that’s thick, white, and clumpy”  [READ MORE]

What You Need to Know About Pregnancy and Cancer

“Just like with any other medical problem, you want to have a full discussion with all the physicians involved,” [READ MORE]

Help, do I have a yeast infection?

“Self-treating with an OTC antifungal medication may offer quick symptom relief if you can’t get an appointment with your doctor right away”[READ MORE]

Make No Mistake, Vulvas Can Get Smegma Too

“Vaginal exudate may include discharge but is not limited to discharge,” said urogynecologist Michael Tahery, M.D. [READ MORE]

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Taking Control of Your Cervical Health

“A lot of people don’t know that diet has a lot to do with cervical and vaginal health,”  [READ MORE]

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Can Endometriosis Increase Your Risk For Miscarriage?

“Endometriosis itself usually isn’t the reason people tend to have more miscarriages.” According to Dr. Michael Tahery  [READ MORE]

Why “Inappropriate” Treatment for UTIs Is So Common

“But useless courses of antibiotics can have negative health consequences, Tahery says” [READ MORE]

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Diastasis Recti: How to Fix Ab Separation After Pregnancy

“Diastasis recti is a mechanical thing,” [READ MORE]

Science Explains Why You Cry After Sex

“If the right conditions exist, consensual sex with someone” [READ MORE]

Can the Covid-19 Vaccine Disrupt Our Menstrual Cycle?

“no studies in any of the OB-GYN literature indicate that there could be a problem,” Tahery said [READ MORE]

Everlywell now has an STI test subscription. Is it worth it?

“He told Mashable that a lot of home testing kits are user-dependent.” [READ MORE]

What is adenomyosis? The uterine condition that causes painful periods

“It can be diagnosed with ultrasound, but the gold standard is MRI,” [READ MORE]

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The Optimal Time to Take Folic Acid Supplements, According to Experts

“He adds that folic acid can help prevent neural tube defects” [READ MORE]

Does Keto Cause Menopause?

“The keto diet has been around for a long time, and there are certain benefits ”, [READ MORE]

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How to Treat (and Prevent) a Yeast Infection During Pregnancy

“These will usually self-resolve after pregnancy, unless you were having chronic yeast infections before you got pregnant, perhaps due to a condition such as diabetes,” says Tahery [READ MORE]

Does Keto Cause Menopause?

“The keto diet has been around for a long time, and there are certain benefits for menopausal women. But there are many downsides, too,” says Dr. Michael Tahery [READ MORE]

Eek! Why Are Our IUDs Falling Out?

Dr. Tahery emphasizes that placement is the single most important factor for an IUD that does its job. [READ MORE]

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Perimenopausal Depression Is the Side Effect Many Women Don’t See Coming

“Hormone treatment is up to the patient and her primary care doctor or OB/GYN, but is not a treatment for PD,” adds Dr. Tahery [READ MORE]

Trouble down below

Consuming cranberry pills or unsweetened cranberry juice in addition to the supplement D-mannose has been found to increase the acidity of urine, which helps fend off  UTIs,  Tahery says [READ MORE]

My Vagina Forced Me to Give up Nonmonogamy

“The good thing about boric acid is it’s not an antibiotic or antifungal, but it increases the acidic environment to kill off any bad bacteria and support the growth of your own good bacteria,” he says. [READ MORE]