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I Didn't Know I Had Postpartum Depression
'With a loving husband and a healthy baby, I felt like I didn't have the right to be depressed.'
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Moms Get Less Sleep Than Dads, Study Confirms
Today in Tell Women Something They Don't Know...
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I Tried Acupuncture for Hot Flashes
Human pincushion? Sure!
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Celebrities With Chronic Illnesses
Having a chronic illness can be overwhelming, but these ladies won't let it stop them from doing amazing things.
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I Mistook My Ovarian Cancer Symptoms for IBS
Fiona, 33, thought her bloating and stomach cramps were normal digestion problems. She couldn't have been more wrong.
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After a Heart Attack, Heart Transplant, Leg Amputation, and Two Bouts of Lymphoma, I Didn't Think I Had Anything Left to Lose — I Was Wrong
By age 33, I had already faced more health problems than most people do in a lifetime. Then I got uterine cancer.
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What It's Like to Go Through Early Menopause
Premature menopause affects around 1 percent of women before the age of 40.
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Mom Goes Viral for Facebook Photos Showing the Realities of Postpartum Depression
'I work twice as hard to hide this reality from you because I'm afraid to make you uncomfortable.'
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I Now Know That Failed IVF Can Be Just as Upsetting as Miscarriage
The cruelest thing about IVF is that your body responds as though you're pregnant even if you're not.
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Mom's Raw Photo Shows the Scary Thing That Can Happen While Breastfeeding
All new moms should know about this potential complication.
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Was This Baby Really Holding His Mom's IUD When He Was Born?
The Alabama mom has revealed the truth about the viral photo and her experience getting pregnant despite having an IUD.
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The One Exercise You Should Be Doing When You're on Your Period
Namaste all day!
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A Teenager Has Designed a Bra to Detect Breast Cancer
Wearing it for just an hour a week could help women detect breast cancer symptoms.
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This Teen Was Hours From Death After Getting Toxic Shock Syndrome
Her story serves as a important reminder.
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These Raw Photos Show a Side of Breastfeeding You Don't Typically See
The series is called 'In the Age of Mechanical Reproduction.'
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Birth Control Almost Killed Me at Age 23
A 29-year-old describes her struggle with pulmonary embolisms, which doctors didn't catch until it was almost too late.
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I Almost Bled to Death After a Routine IVF Procedure
One woman opens up about her traumatizing experience with IVF and her journey to motherhood.
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Birth Control Could Be Messing With Your Quality of Life
It might *not* be all in your head.
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This 'Bachelor' Star Has Been Documenting Her Double Mastectomy on Instagram
'Kicked cancer's ass before it could kick mine!'
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Why You Should Probably Stop Using Bath Bombs
Your bath will smell heavenly, but your lady parts might not, experts say.
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