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Twins more likely to go through early menopause

American research finds twins are more likely to have premature menopause.

Breast cancer survivors’ life guide: how to live well after breast cancer

The American Cancer Society estimates there are some 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the United States, and for most of them, life never goes back to what it used to be, said Dr. Marisa C. Weiss, a breast oncologist.

Amenorrhea causes and diagnosis

What is amenorrhea? Amenorrhea is called ‘absent period’, ‘menstruation’ or ‘no period’. It is the absence of a monthly period.

What is cervical cancer? cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment

What is cervical cancer? Cervical cancer, or cancer of the cervix, begins in the lining of the cervix.There are two main types of cancer of the cervix — squamous cell carcinomas and adenocarcinomas.

Pregnancy symptoms guide: how to judge whether you are pregnant or not

What are the symptoms of Pregnancy? From the start of pregnancy your body will be going through very important and rapid changes. In the beginning you may not even be aware of them.

What are vaginitis causes and symptoms? How to diagnose vaginitis?

What Is Vaginitis? Vaginitis is an inflammation of the vagina. The vagina is the muscular canal which extends from the cervix to the outside of the body. Vaginitis can result in discharge, itching, a burning sensation, and pain.

Mass. Senate Candidate Coakley Opposes Tighter Abortion Regulations

During the Democratic primary campaign, Coakley was the first candidate to announce opposition to the House’s health reform bill (HR 3962) because of its abortion restrictions.

Sex time: desirable sex lasts between seven and 13 minutes on average

Sex time: desirable sex lasts between seven and 13 minutes on average Penn State researcher Eric Corty recently concluded that “desirable” sex usually lasts between seven and 13 minutes on average, contrary to popular belief. Through surveys of 50 sex therapists from the Society for Sex Therapy and Research, Corty, associate professor of psychology and […]

Sex Therapists Suggest the Best Sex Intercourse Period

Sex Therapists Suggest the Best Sex Intercourse Period: 10 Minutes or so Maybe men had it right all along: It doesn’t take long to satisfy a woman in bed. A survey of sex therapists concluded the optimal amount of time for sexual intercourse was 3 to 13 minutes. The findings, to be published in the […]