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]

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,” says Michael Tahery, MD, an obstetrician-gynecologist and surgeon in Los Angeles [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]

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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]

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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]

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]

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]

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]