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Gynecologists are physicians who specialize in the health of the female reproductive system. Their practice includes the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the reproduction system and the breast. Other areas of practice include the management of hormonal disorders, mens (More)

Understanding Gynecology

  • Common Questions About Being Pregnant
  • I'm wondering about miscarriage...
  • Myths & Truths About The Ways Pregnancy Can Occur
  • Oral contraception (Birth control pills)
  • Possible Symptoms of Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Testing Methods
  • Safer Sexual Practices and Birth Control Methods
  • The Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation
  • Early Detection Key to Beating Ovarian Cancer
  • Pap Smears and Cervical Cancer Screening
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  • Commonly Asked Questions

  • Birth control and unwanted periods
  • Bleeding After a Pap Smear
  • Endometriosis
  • HPV
  • HPV and Genital Warts
  • Is this herpes?
  • No Period for Three Months and not Pregnant. What Could be Wrong?
  • Ovarian Cysts/Ovarian Cancer
  • Prolonged Menstrual Cycle
  • Side Effects of The Pill
  • (More)

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  • Symptoms and Tests
  • Treatment
  • Complications
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