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Cutting-edge stories about innovations in women’s health. Women’s Health editor, Anna Villarreal, can be contacted at info@annavillahealth.com.

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Can Cranberry’s Bioactive Ingredient Prevent UTIs?

The bacterial anti-adhesion activity of proanthocyanidins (PAC) aids in preventing UTIs and reducing antibiotic use.
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How to Face Down Acne: What’s Science and What’s Myth

Myths abound about acne but science shows it's a chronic inflammatory condition affecting hair follicles and oil glands. Effective treatments are available.
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Egg Freezing – What You Need to Know

Most people don't know what is involved in egg freezing. Before pursuing this path to a delayed pregnancy, consider a discussion with a fertility expert.
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What You Need To Know About Geriatric Pregnancy

Geriatric pregnancies (women 35 & older), are becoming more common. Even though they're at higher risk, many result in healthy pregnancies & normal births.
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Infertility Coverage is Becoming an Important Employee Benefit

A number of employers have discovered that including robust infertility coverage in their health benefits package can help attract and retain employees.
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Skin Care Products: Are You Being Deceived?

Ever spent a lot of money on skin care products that didn't live up to their hype? Chances are you've been deceived by the beauty industry more than once.
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Health Conditions That Can Lead to a Hysterectomy

Many health conditions can lead to a hysterectomy. Except for uterine cancer, most have other treatment options prior to resorting to surgery.

6 Ways to Enhance Female Sexuality While Aging

There are lots of reasons why women's sex desire declines as with age. Here are some tips to enhance female sexuality at regardless of age.
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Vasectomy: Why It’s a Better Choice for Men and Women

Did you know that vasectomies have benefits for both men & women? It is a reliable form of birth control that helps prevent unplanned pregnancy. Read more!

How Pregnancy Affects Sleep and What You Can do About it

There are many different ways in which pregnancy affects sleep and they vary by the stage of pregnancy. Here are some tips that can help.
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Melanoma: What You Need to Know About Diagnosis and Treatment

Melanoma is an aggressive skin cancer but it is treatable, and even curable, if caught early. Here are the essentials of diagnosis, treatment, & prevention.
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Thinking of Becoming an Egg Donor? 5 Things You Need to Know

Thinking of becoming an egg donor? Make sure you understand all the ins and outs of egg donation so you don't make a decision you might regret later.

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