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Cutting-edge stories about innovations in women’s health. Women’s Health editor, Anna Villarreal, can be contacted at [email protected]

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The Frustrations of Family Building During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Victoria T. Ferrara, Esq. - 12/11/2020 - 0

Family building via assisted reproduction or gestational surrogacy is complicated and requires planning. COVID-19 has made it more difficult.

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CVS Health/Aetna Responds to the Maternal Health Crisis During COVID

Joanne Armstrong, MD, MPH - 11/18/2020 - 1

While not a solution to the maternal health crisis, good communication can help expectant patients feel safe getting care during COVID-19.

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Vasectomy: Why It’s a Better Choice for Men and Women

Parviz K. Kavoussi, MD - 11/17/2020 - 20

Vasectomies have benefits for both men and women. It’s easier, safer, and less costly than tubal ligation.

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Burnout: The Experience of Women In Medicine During COVID-19

Sharon Grossman, Ph.D. - 10/30/2020 - 1

Women in medicine are faced with heightened demands and lower than normal resources during the COVID pandemic. This can lead to burnout.

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Formaldehyde: What Is It and Why Is It in My Cosmetics?

Fayne Frey, MD - 10/27/2020 - 0

Formaldehyde-releasing preservatives have substantial benefits in cosmetics. Don’t panic if you see stories claiming it’s dangerous

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Emotional Abuse Made Me Feel Like I Was Crazy

Allie Johnson - 10/11/2020 - 1

My boyfriend told me I was crazy and I believed him. I later learned that emotional abuse is part of the cycle of abuse.

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Oral Health & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Sonal Bhoot, DMD - 9/25/2020 - 3

Pregnancy can have adverse effects on the oral cavity so moms-to-be should be extra vigilant about their oral health during that time.

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