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  • How Gonorrhea Is Diagnosed

    A gonorrhea diagnosis is based on lab analysis of a urine sample or a swab of the potentially infected area (vagina, urethra, or throat, for example). If you’re unable to see a physician, or you prefer to handle this privately, there are also kits you can use to self-test from home.

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  • Why Is My Period Blood Brown?

    Brown period blood has various causes but isn't usually a cause for concern. Period blood that looks brown is typically older, meaning it had more time to oxidize, resulting in a darker hue. However, sometimes, it can indicate a health concern.

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  • What to Know About Calcified Fibroids: Symptoms and Treatment

    Calcified fibroids (also known as calcified leiomyomas and myomas) are non-cancerous tumors in the uterus (womb) that have hardened due to deposits of calcium in the mass of smooth muscles and fibrous connective tissues.

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  • Everything to Know About Menstruation

    Menstruation is period bleeding, which is casually referred to as “having your period.” This happens monthly (for most females) during your fertile years, except during pregnancy.

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  • All About the Endometrial Lining

    The endometrium is the inner lining of the uterus. It plays an important role in women's reproductive health. The uterine lining changes throughout the month, along with the menstrual cycle, in response to your body's reproductive hormones, estrogen and progesterone

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