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Getting in Shape After Your Baby Is Born

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What are the benefits of exercising after having a baby? Daily exercise can help restore muscle strength and firm up your body. Exercise can make you less tired because it raises your energy level a...

May 2011

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Your First Gynecologic Visit (Especially for Teens)

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When should I have my first gynecologic visit? An obstetrician-gynecologist (ob-gyn) is a doctor who specializes in the health care of women. Girls should have their first gynecologic visit between ...

May 2011

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Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)

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How do urinary tract infections (UTIs) develop? Most urinary tract infections start in the lower urinary tract, which is made up of the urethra and bladder. Bacteria from the bowel live on the skin ...

May 2011

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Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

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What is premenstrual syndrome (PMS)? Many women feel physical or mood changes during the days before menstruation. When these symptoms happen month after month, and they affect a woman's normal life...

May 2011

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

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What is pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)? Pelvic inflammatory disease is an infection of the female reproductive organs. It is a common illness. Pelvic inflammatory disease is diagnosed in more tha...

May 2011

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Cancer of the Uterus (Endometrial Cancer)

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What is cancer of the uterus? Normally, healthy cells that make up the body's tissues grow, divide, and replace themselves on a regular basis. This keeps the body healthy. Sometimes certain cells de...

May 2011

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Cesarean Birth (C-section)

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What is cesarean birth? Cesarean birth is the delivery of a baby through incisions made in the mother's abdomen and uterus. Labor, Delivery, and Postpartum Care What is cesarean birth? ...

May 2011

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