January 6, 2019

As an Ob/Gyn I'm sympathetic. You've waited several weeks for this appointment (or have been collecting issues over the past year waiting for your annual visit) and you're one of 30 women your healthcare provider will see today so she seems rushed trying to get you in...

November 20, 2018

Look familiar? This is all girls and women are taught about their "lady parts" in health class or sex ed. I bet all of you reading this could identify all (or nearly all) of these parts without the labels.

But what about the parts we can actually see? How many of us kno...

September 25, 2018

Art: Elisa Riemer 

Dear DLD, I had an ultrasound recently and my doctor told me I have fibroids. Should I be worried??

Fibroids are benign growths of the uterus. Fun fact: fibroids are the most common pelvic tumor in women. Studies have found fibroids on ultrasound in be...

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