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Coping Emotionally with Vaginal Pain – Vulvodynia

I have written about women having pain around their labia, vagina, and genital region, known as vulvodynia, also called vulvar vestibulitis.
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How Couples Deal with the Grief of Miscarriage

Even what appears to be strong marriages can be put under great stress by life events.
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Sexuality & Breast Cancer

We tend to think about sexuality as breasts and vaginas, but there is SO, SO much more to sexuality.
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The Seasonal Flu, Colds, COVID-19 & You

Yes, the old-fashioned flu season is approaching, and even while we are focused on the coronavirus, let’s remember that influenza can also be a dangerous illness. Most of the time
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It’s Healthy Lung Month

Never before has the health of our lungs been more on our minds than this year. We learned of the devastating and tragic effects of COVID-19 on the lungs, then the fires in the western states brought dangerous air quality to millions. Sadly, both of these threats are still with us.
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Advancing Alzheimer disease research during a pandemic

This is a special guest post by Dr. Suzanne E. Schindler, a neurologist with special interest and training in neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer’s disease.
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Nurse Barb

Barb Dehn, shares tip and her expertise on every-day health topics for you and your family.

Nurse Barb

Barb Dehn, shares tips and her expertise on every-day health topics for you and your family.