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5 New Medical Developments That Might Cut Back On Opioid Use

The industry is working overtime to find alternative pain solutions.

Is It Safe to Skip Your Period On Purpose While Taking Birth Control?

If you haven't done it, you know someone who has (maybe one too many times).

Kate Middleton Is Drawing Much-Needed Attention to Postpartum Depression

She wants to remove the stigma surrounding postpartum depression.

6 Home Remedies for Yeast Infections That You Should Never Try

Docs explain why you should never try to DIY your treatment.

The Step-By-Step Guide to Curing a Vaginal Yeast Infection

Follow this step-by-step guide to feel better faster.

5 Vaginal Yeast Infection Symptoms Every Woman Should Know About

Yeast infection symptoms can be preeeetty uncomfortable, so you'll want to deal with them ASAP.

Serena Williams Just Opened Up About the Frightening Complications She Faced After Giving Birth

The tennis star told Vogue about several surgeries that she underwent.

6 Reasons Your Vagina Smells (And When You Should See a Doc)

Yeah, we hate to break it to you, but it does stink.

The 10 Best and Worst Things to Happen to Vaginas In 2017

From glitter bombs to birth control access, here's how your vag fared this year

Selena Gomez Shares How She's Embracing Her Post-Transplant Scars

"When I look at my body now, I just see life."

Does At-Home Medical Testing Help or Hurt You?

Thinking about mailing out a swab of your DNA; experts say it may not be all it's cracked up to be.

This Company Is Trying to Make Birth Control More Accessible Around the World

The problem is widespread, but there's a way you can help.

What Young Women Need to Know About Alcoholism

"If you only drink once a year but can't control how much you drink and can't remember what you did, then you have a problem."

Selena Gomez Reveals How Francia Raisa Became Her Kidney Donor

The singer teared up in her first post- kidney transplant interview.

The Trump Administration Rolls Back Requirements for Employers to Cover Birth Control

The new rule from the Trump administration could affect up to millions.

I Tried It: What It's Like to Get a Period Massage

One woman tried it. See what she found out.

Pelvic Floor Exercises Every Woman (Pregnant or Not) Should Do

Regularly exercising your pelvic floor muscles is just as important as any other part of your body.

The Best and Worst States for Health Care In 2017

If you've ever wanted to live in Hawaii, here's your excuse.

Everything You Need to Know About Rhabdomyolysis (aka Rhabdo)

You're not doomed to get it if you try CrossFit—promise.

This Period Pain Device Actually Made My Cramps Bearable

Livia seemed too good to be true, but it's actually pretty effective.

What Adopting My Daughter with Cerebral Palsy Taught Me About Being Strong

"We have such an amazing life where every tiny accomplishment for us is a cause for celebration."

Female Inmates Finally Have Access to Free Pads and Tampons In Federal Prisons

If you're wondering "how was this even an issue in the first place?" you're not alone.