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Syphilis Might Be the Next Scary STD Superbug

One emerging strain is already plotting world domination—and antibiotic resistance.

The One Resolution You Should Get a Jumpstart On Right Now

Waiting until Jan. 1 to schedule all your doctor's appointments? Bad idea, girl.

What the Election of Donald Trump Could Mean for the Future of Women's Health

From contraception to maternity leave, here's what you need to know about the potential changes coming your way

Paralympic Snowboarder Amy Purdy Has Rhabdo

See, it's not just from CrossFit

The Scary Health Risks of Colored Contacts

The feds have officially warned you

What Your Gut Has to Do with Your Breast Cancer Risk

Groundbreaking new research sheds light on what you can do to protect yourself

Scary News for Your Sex Life: STD Rates Are at an All-Time High

And that whole "it won't happen to me" thing isn't going to fly

How Late In Pregnancy Can You *Actually* Have an Abortion?

According to doctors, not political candidates

What's the Deal with Chronic Lyme Disease?

Thanks to the Hadid family, this controversial illness is getting a lot of buzz. But why is it so polarizing?

The One Reason Your Doctor May Want You to Eat More Salt

Don't bust out the bag of chips just yet. Read more about the little-known condition that often goes unnoticed.

5 Tricks to Hack Your Exercise High for the Longest and Best Buzz Ever

Science-backed strategies to make it longer and stronger

5 Surprising Reasons You're Breaking Out (And What to Do About It)

Uncover why those pesky breakouts keep happening and learn how to stop them.

Study Finds You Can Prevent a UTI Just By Working Out

Just one more reason to get your sweat on, according to new research.

The Zika Travel Warnings Now Include Asia

Health officials are now advising pregnant women to "consider postponing nonessential travel" to 11 countries in Southeast Asia that pose a risk of infection.

Is It Bad to Squat When You Pee?

Time to break this bathroom habit

The Scary Reasons Women Are More Likely to Tear Their ACLs

And the worst part? There's not much you can do about it.

Everything You Need to Know About Traction Alopecia

Regardless of whether Kim K. has it or not

How Kim Kardashian Handles Her Psoriasis

KKW gets real about the skin issue she's been living with for the past six years.

Fed Up New Mom Reveals the Truth About C-Sections

It is 100% NOT the easy way to give birth

Asking for a Friend: What's Causing My Itchy Vagina?

Yeast infections, contact dermatitis, sweat… We asked a sexpert for the causes of vaginal itching—so you don’t have to.