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Chlamydia: The Silent Infection

Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted disease, and is especially common among teens. It is estimated that 3 million people are infected with Chlamydia annually in the US. Chlamydia is ..
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Ovarian Cyst

Many women have an ovarian cyst at some time during their childbearing years. Nearly all ovarian cysts (95%) are benign, which means they are not cancerous. Most are due to normal functioning of the ..
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Tests Every Woman Needs

Part of maintaining good health is getting health screening tests for age-related diseases. As we get older, we become more susceptible to certain diseases. By screening for these diseases, you can ..
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Women Need Immunizations, Too

You may think only kids need immunizations, or perhaps world travelers, but you may need to get immunized against certain diseases, too. Here’s the low-down on immunizations that women need. ..
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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is one of the most discouraging things that can happen to you. You feel lousy all the time, and nobody can find out what is wrong with you. Sometimes health care ..
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Bladder Infections In Women

Bladder infections are very common in women and adolescent girls; over half of us will have at least one during our lifetimes. During the ages between 20 and 50, women are 50 times more likely to ..
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Vaginal Yeast Infections

Vaginal yeast infections are so common that about ¾ of all women will have at least one at some time during their lives, and nearly half of all women have more than one. Yeast infections are caused ..
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Women and Heart Disease: Heart Healthy Fats #1

Part 1: All sizes and varieties of fats Do you get frustrated and confused about the whole discussion of fat and heart disease? First, they told us to avoid cholesterol and saturated fat. Then they ..
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Women and Heart Disease: Heart Healthy Fats #2

Part 2: Unsaturated and Trans Fats In part 1, we learned that we do need some fats, and why saturated fats are not so good for us. In part 2, we’ll learn about unsaturated and trans fats. In ..
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Women and Heart Disease: Heart Healthy Fats #3

Part 3: Eating the Right Amounts of the Right Fats In Parts 1 and 2, we learned what the different kinds of dietary fats are and what the functions of each are. Now it’s time to learn how to ..
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