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  • Menopause

    Menopause is when a woman’s menstrual periods permanently end. It happens because, as a woman ages, her ovaries make fewer…

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  • Dysmenorrhea

    Dysmenorrhea is the medical term for menstrual cramps. It occurs before or during a woman’s period and usually is not…

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  • Female Athlete Triad

    The female athlete triad is a disorder that can affect women’s eating habits, menstrual cycles, and bone mass.

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  • Central Precocious Puberty

    Central precocious puberty is a type of early onset puberty in girls younger than 8 and boys younger than…

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  • Celiac Disease

    Celiac disease is a digestive disorder that causes your immune system to attack the small intestine when you eat the…

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  • Perimenopause

    Perimenopause is a stage in a woman’s reproductive years that means she is nearing menopause.

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  • Endometriosis

    Endometriosis is a female reproductive disorder. It occurs when the lining of your uterus also grows outside of your…

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  • Endometrial Cancer

    Endometrial cancer occurs in the lining of a woman’s uterus. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of this common…

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  • Amenorrhea

    Amenorrhea is the absence of menstruation or a monthly period. Learn about the various causes and treatments for primary and…

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  • Pelvic Ultrasound

    Pelvic ultrasound is a commonly used procedure for pregnancy, as well as men’s and women’s reproductive and urinary health.

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