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What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But ShouldFeature
What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?
What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?

If you have low sex drive, you may have a form of female sexual dysfunction called hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD.

The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy
The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy

Confused about the pros and cons of testosterone therapy? Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.

What Happens if You Get Pregnant While Taking Birth Control?
What Happens if You Get Pregnant While Taking Birth Control?

Becoming pregnant while taking birth control pills doesn't seem to increase the risk of birth defects, a new study suggests.

5 Ways to Help Him Last Longer in Bed
5 Ways to Help Him Last Longer in Bed

If your man climaxes more quickly than you'd like, find out how you can prolong the pleasure for both of you.

Contraception Options for Women Over 40
Contraception Options for Women Over 40

Whether you're finished having children or considering having your first one, the only thing standing between you and the unexpected is your contraception.

When Sex Hurts
When Sex Hurts

Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.

Permanent Birth Control: Understanding Your Options
Permanent Birth Control: Understanding Your Options

Are you done having children but unsure if you're ready for permanent birth control? Learn about your options and get help determining if it's the right choice for you with our self-assessment questions, tips for talking with your doctor and more

What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should
What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills
How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills

Birth control pills are effective at preventing pregnancy if you use your contraceptives correctly and consistently.

Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter
Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter

Although teen pregnancies have declined among girls 15 to 17 years old, there's still room for improvement. Talk to your teenager about safe sex practices and the possibility of birth control.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

Sex After 50: More Than Ever?
Sex After 50: More Than Ever?

Even couples who have been married 65 years or more still have sex with some frequency.

The Pill's Effect on Sex Drive
The Pill's Effect on Sex Drive

Most women take the pill without experiencing any major side effects, but about 1 in 10 women find it destroys their sex drive.

Don't Settle for a Sexless Marriage
Don't Settle for a Sexless Marriage

When one partner wants sex and the other one doesn't, it can cause deep, relationship-destroying pain. Find out how to change a sexless marriage.

HPV After 50? It's No Joke
HPV After 50? It's No Joke

You can develop HPV after age 50 when a virus that was dormant for years "reactivates" decades later.


New Gel-Based Vasectomy
New Gel-Based Vasectomy

A new gel-based vasectomy has proven effective in a group of monkeys, raising hopes it could one day provide a permanent but easily reversible male contraceptive option in humans.

Bacterial Vaginosis: The Most Common Gynecologic Infection
Bacterial Vaginosis: The Most Common Gynecologic Infection

Health care professionals are sharing key findings around overall awareness, diagnosis and treatment of BV. 


People Are Having Less Sex
People Are Having Less Sex

"Not tonight" seems to be an increasingly familiar refrain in America's bedrooms, according to a new study that found people are having less sex than they previously did.

Divorce May Shrink an Older Woman's Waistline
Divorce May Shrink an Older Woman's Waistline

Divorce can be plenty stressful for older women. But it doesn't translate into the weight gain that often accompanies getting married later in life, a new study suggests.

This Symptomless Infection Can Cause Infertility
This Symptomless Infection Can Cause Infertility

About 2.5 million American women have had pelvic inflammatory disease, an often-symptomless infection of the reproductive tract that can cause infertility and lasting abdominal pain, a new U.S. government report shows.

Do You REALLY Know What's Causing Your Vaginal Discharge?
Do You REALLY Know What's Causing Your Vaginal Discharge?

Abnormal vaginal discharge does not always mean a yeast infection.

Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life
Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life

What makes for a happy, productive worker? It could be a good sex life.

Why Do Older Guys Date Younger Women?
Why Do Older Guys Date Younger Women?

A new study takes a closer look.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

What No One Tells You About Menopause
What No One Tells You About Menopause

You probably know about the weight gain, hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause. Here are some other side effects of menopause.

For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife
For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife

Here's good news for middle-aged women who fear their sexual satisfaction is destined to decline: Aging can provide benefits that might make lovemaking even more enjoyable, a small study suggests.

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Please take our survey and tell us what you know about or have experienced related to endometriosis.

How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife
How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife

As you age, your vagina—due mostly to decreased estrogen levels—can become dry or irritated, which can cause pain during sex. This does not need to be the norm.

Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do
Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do

According to a new expert study, men don’t seek support to deal with the end of a relationship.