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A to Z of Hysterectomies, From Planning to Recovery
Are you considering a hysterectomy? It’s a decision you certainly don’t take lightly so you likely have many questions, like: Will you lose your ovaries...
Dec 05
You Think You’re Venting, but You Might Be Trauma Dumping
Maybe when you’re talking to a new colleague, you overshare details about a fight with your partner. Perhaps a friend mentions a health struggle, and you...
Dec 01
What Does My Baby’s Apgar Score Mean?
When your baby is born and you’re soaking in your first moments with them, your health care team is quickly assessing your baby’s overall health and well-being....
Nov 30
PrEP: Preventing HIV/AIDS, One Pill at a Time
Since the early 1990s, a lot has changed regarding protection methods and treatment therapies for HIV/AIDS. Thankfully today, people are living longer,...
Nov 28
5 Tips to Help Encourage Your Baby to Crawl
In the first year of your baby’s life, it seems like every day they learn something new. From finding their hands to rolling over, it’s incredible to see...
Nov 25
Beta Blockers: Prescription Medicine for Your Heart
When it comes to matters of your heart, chances are you’ve heard about beta blockers. A beta blocker is one of the most prescribed medications for those...
Nov 23
Surprising Info You Might Not Know About Blood Transfusions
If you’ve never needed a blood transfusion, you may not know much about them, beyond what you’ve seen in the movies or on TV. People realized centuries...
Nov 22
Does Your Pain Mean It’s Time for a Knee Replacement?
If your knees ache and you’re not always able to do the things you want to do, you may wonder if it’s time for knee replacement surgery. It can be a great...
Nov 18
8 Hangover Cures That Don’t Work, And What Does
Regretting the bevvies you had last night? A night of drinking alcohol – beer, wine, and liquor – seemed like a great idea at the time, but you’ve woken...
Nov 16