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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 […]

  • Estrogen exposure may stave off cognitive decline in women
    on October 17, 2019 at 7:00 am

    New research suggests that estrogen exposure and hormone replacement therapy can help maintain cognitive health in postmenopausal women.

  • What to know about third trimester weight gain
    on October 15, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    A woman may gain weight during the third trimester of pregnancy. This is because the fetus is growing and the body is preparing for delivery. Learn more about third trimester weight gain here.

  • How to treat pregnancy acne
    on October 14, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Hormonal changes can cause pregnancy acne. We discuss the appearance of pregnancy acne, whether acne is an early sign of pregnancy, and whether it continues after pregnancy.

  • What can cause pain in the perineum?
    on October 8, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    There are many possible causes of pain in the perineum, which can be uncomfortable and disruptive. Here, we discuss possible causes and treatments that can help.

  • What are the best natural treatments for PCOS?
    on October 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Natural treatments and lifestyle changes, such as diet changes, supplements, and herbal remedies, may help with the symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Learn what the research says here.

  • Postpartum weight loss: Diets and plans
    on October 3, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Breastfeeding, eating a healthful diet, and gentle exercise can all aid postpartum weight loss. Learn how to lose weight safely after pregnancy here.

  • How does an IUD affect periods?
    on October 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    An intrauterine device (IUD) is a form of physical contraceptive. The two types of IUD are hormonal and copper. Discover how each one can affect a woman’s period here.

  • Tips on how to sleep when pregnant
    on October 3, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Many women have concerns about how to sleep when pregnant. Pregnancy can cause difficulty sleeping, and certain sleeping positions are safer than others. Learn how to sleep when pregnant here, including what positions […]

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