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  • What to do if you cannot feel an IUD's strings
    on October 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    An IUD has strings that hang down into the vagina. People should locate these strings regularly to make sure that the IUD is still in place. Learn why the IUD strings might be missing and what to do here.

  • What to know about cramping and IUDs
    on October 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Many people experience cramping after the insertion or removal of an IUD. Cramping usually disappears fairly quickly. However, some people may experience cramping for days or months after the procedure. Learn more about […]

  • Can males get bacterial vaginosis?
    on October 15, 2019 at 2:00 am

    Bacterial vaginosis is a common infection in females. We discuss whether males can also get the infection and describe its symptoms, causes, and treatments.

  • Everything you need to know about man boobs
    on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    'Man boobs,' or enlarged breast tissue in males, is a common concern. In many instances, a person can use diet and targeted exercises to reduce the appearance of enlarged breast tissue. Learn more here.

  • Most common 3 STDs on the rise, according to CDC report
    on October 11, 2019 at 7:00 am

    A new CDC report outlines recent increases in chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis cases in the US. The report asks why, and outlines what should be done.

  • What causes cysts on the penis?
    on October 10, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Many factors can cause a cyst to form on the penis, and the cyst can lead to varying symptoms. Here, we discuss the causes, symptoms, treatment options, and risk factors of penile cysts.

  • What to know about female-to-male surgery
    on October 9, 2019 at 2:00 am

    Female-to-male gender-affirming surgery may involve the creation of a new penis. Learn more about what to expect from different forms of this surgery here.

  • How often should a man release sperm?
    on October 8, 2019 at 11:00 pm

    Frequently releasing sperm may have many health benefits and effects on the body. Learn more here about how frequent or infrequent ejaculation affects sperm count and overall well-being.

  • What causes sores on the penis?
    on October 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Many sores on the penis occur due to sexually transmitted infections or chronic skin conditions. Learn about 12 possible causes and their treatments here.

  • How does a vasectomy affect ejaculation?
    on October 8, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Once the body has healed, ejaculation after a vasectomy should be the same as it was before. Learn more about this and how long sperm remains in the semen here.

These  health news headlines  are provided courtesy of Medical News Today.