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Why does herpes cause repeated outbreaks?

After a person is first infected, the herpes virus travels to nerve cells near the spine and stays there.

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Can I use a sauna or hot tub early in pregnancy?

Your core body temperature rises when you use saunas and hot tubs.

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How much weight should I gain during pregnancy?

The key to healthy weight gain is to slowly increase your calories.

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My Vaccine Choice: I’m a Mom and Ob-Gyn. I Encouraged My Daughters To Get COVID-19 Vaccines.

Dr. Mary Rosser talks vaccines, fertility, menstrual periods, and side effects.

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7 Reassuring Facts About COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccines are key to moving forward from the pandemic and seeing loved ones again.

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How I Found Virtual Postpartum Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Erica discusses how she found connection and community from home after giving birth.

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Managing Breast Cancer Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Maria reflects on her breast cancer diagnosis and double mastectomy.

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How I Handled My Prenatal Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sheila talks about prenatal care for her second pregnancy.

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My Experience Having a Baby During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Moriel shares what it was like to give birth and care for two young children during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Why the Birth Control Implant Works Well for Me

Natalia shares why she chose the birth control implant.

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