In some parts of the world, having sex during a period is considered to be taboo, but Can You Have Sex On Your Period and if so, is it safe to do so? The perception by some is that sexual intercourse...
An ovarian cyst may develop in one or both of the ovaries. Though they are not uncommon and often harmless, some ovarian cysts can pose a serious threat to a woman's fertility and can lead to more serious, life-threatening...
The Lupus Foundation of America estimates that 90 percent of the 1.5 million Americans who suffer from lupus are women. The disease typically strikes during childbearing years and can cause kidney disease, coronary artery disease, osteoporosis, and complications during...
Many health care providers are prescribing Zofran during pregnancy, or by its generic name Ondansetron, to treat severe morning sickness. I'm concerned about the health of my baby and I want to know is Zofran safe during pregnancy? Zofran...

Sex after abortion

Abortion is never easy. Difficult is the decision, difficult is going through it and difficult are its aftereffects. One of the most challenging aftereffects that you and your partner may face is sex. Sexual intercourse post-abortion is a highly individualized...
Whether you are girl in her teens who has recently become sexually active or you are a grown woman who is trying to avoid unintended pregnancies, you need some kind of birth control to fulfill your needs, but you...
In this day and age, women have more options than ever when it comes to birth control. But the abundance of choices has become a cause of apprehension and confusion among women – which birth control is best for...
Do I have a yeast infection? You might, but it's worth starting with a good understanding of the causes, symptoms, and treatments for this very common condition. About 75% of women will get at least one yeast infection during their...

Birth Control Weight Loss

Birth control weight loss - I'd be rich if I had a dollar from every woman who told me that she was sure that birth control caused her to lose or gain weight. This is a common question about oral contraception. The...
Pregnancy isn't the only thing that can cause a woman to miss her period. To have a period the ovaries, vagina, cervix, and uterus must all be working properly, and if they are not it could be due to...

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How to Stop Your Period for One Day

Hey girl. Don't even pretend that you've never said, "I wish I could turn off my period for one day, or one night." Right?...