Lifestyle

Why Millennial Women are Rejecting the Pill

Contemporary research about the patterns of women’s contraceptive use demonstrates some strong shifts: “…younger women are turning away from the pill in droves—an NHS study found that the number of women in contact with sexual and reproductive health services who used user-dependent contraception, including the pill, had dropped by more than 13 per cent between …

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5 Hábitos Saludables para un Ciclo más sano

5 Hábitos Saludables para un Ciclo más sano Han sido un par de semanas difíciles y estás agotada y malhumorada, pensando cómo pudiste haber llegado a esta etapa donde lo único que quieres es que este mes finalice, esperando la energía necesaria para terminar todo el trabajo que tienes , y disfrutar de la vida …

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The FEMM Commitment

December 9, 2017 – New York City It is increasingly normal to have conversations with women that unfold like a litany of sorrows when they talk about their health. They have allergies, food intolerances, migraines, fatigue, adult acne, weight gain, pain, mood swings and depression, and they are told, by the doctors and specialists that …

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3 Reasons Why Charting Your Cycle Will Change Your Life

  Charting is a word that might take you back to high school, with thoughts of graphs, difficult data, annotations and variables. Luckily, charting your cycle is not what you think. Every woman can learn to listen to her body and make choices with that information. Your body is constantly communicating with you, giving you …

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IUDs: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

Intra-uterine devices (IUDs) are often presented as a great solution for delaying childbearing: they eliminate the hassle of taking a pill every day or using a condom during intercourse, and thus eliminate human error. As this article points out, however, many women discontinue IUD use early, even as they are made to last longer, due …

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