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Erika Schwartz, MD
Clinician, author, hormones and prevention expert and patient ...
Fibroids are a common gynecological diagnosis, often misrepresented yet rarely ignored.
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4 Things Doctors Wish They Knew About Infertility
"We need to look at it in a bigger perspective, rather than focusing on if you get a baby or don’t get a baby."
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6 Things To Know About Uterus Transplants In The U.S.
By Rachael Rettner, Live Science
Ten women will undergo the first uterus transplants in the U.S.
Who Am I Without My Uterus? The Psychological, Social and Cultural Stigmas of Hysterectomy
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC
Writer. Editor. Travel Extraordinaire. Registered Dietitian Nu...
The experiences of women who undergo hysterectomy have not been given adequate attention -- especially in the area of how reproductive organs can provide a sense of identity to women.
6 Crazy Things People Used To Believe About Vaginas
Galen, a second-century Greek physician, believed that the body was ruled by "humor" fluids. Men typically had “hot and dry
Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs
Kalasi Devi, 28, is a mother of three whose uterus has been protruding from her body for more than a decade. "During my pregnancy I did a lot of heavy work, like carrying water and wood," she says. "I started working again 10 days after giving birth."
Fibroids: Time to End the Stigma
Erin N. Marcus
Academic General Internist, Writer
There's no good reason for fibroids to continue to cause such a high degree of suffering. But awareness of the condition is key if women are to get prompt and appropriate treatment.
Director - Transgender Faith Tour
Complicating the simple is a human talent. You might think that the human endeavor should be fraught with efforts to simplify the complicated, and indeed, it is. Unfortunately, it seems that most of the efforts to simplify the complicated, actually serve to complicate the simple.
Estrogen and Evidence
David L. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.
Founder, True Health Initiative
We are certainly not saying that every woman with a hysterectomy should take estrogen. Our argument is exactly against the oversimplification of one-size-fits-all approaches.
Farewell, My Uterus
Parenting and pop culture writer. Blogger at Carpool Goddess.
I had no idea how much my identity was tied to you or the wave of emotion I would feel after you were gone.
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Michelle Duggar's Uterus Resigns
Dear Mrs. Duggar, It's me, your uterus. Excuse the formality but we need to have a serious talk. I hope you don't mind my
Scott Randolph, Florida Lawmaker, Reprimanded For Using The Word 'Uterus'
Apparently, a lawmaker in the Florida House of Representatives ran afoul of that august body's rules of politesse today after he used an inappropriate word on the House floor today. That word: uterus. Wait, what?
Ingrid Paulicivic Doctor Sued For Putting Patient's Name On Removed Organ
A gynaecologist is being sued for branding his patient's name on to her removed uterus. However, Ingrid Paulicivic, a 47
Genetically Modified Soy Diets Lead to Ovary and Uterus Changes in Rats
Founder, Institute for Responsible Technology, Author, Filmmaker
Birth defects increased in humans and animals Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine accidentally discovered that rats
"My Vagina Fell Out": Woman Shares Health Horror
Allison Henry isn't the first to suffer from a horrifying medical condition that few women talk about. But her case was particularly
Guide To Fighting Uterine Fibroids
They can be uncomfortable, annoying and downright bothersome, but fibroids need to be dealt with as soon as they become a
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