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4 Pregnancy Symptoms You Haven’t Heard Of

Morning sickness is a telltale sign of pregnancy, but what about the lesser-known symptoms of pregnancy? What you can expect when you’re expecting.

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Menorrhagia – When a Period Becomes an Exclamation Point!

Heavy menstrual bleeding can affect daily life and routines. Find out about the treatment options to lighten or shorten the cycle.

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The Hot List: 3 Menopause Symptoms

We all know about hot flashes and mood swings, find out three more obscure menopause symptoms.

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Ladies: Questions You Would Only Ask Your Mom

Is this normal or not? We’re answering the women’s health questions that you would only ask your mom.

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DIY Extreme Exfoliation: Is it Safe?

Is extreme exfoliation a beauty trend worth trying? Dr. Julie Martin weighs in on some of the top DIY products that offer glowing skin.

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Code Purple: A New Mother’s Story

What began as a routine OB visit for Ochsner St. Anne patient Lisa Cortez quickly escalated into a new mother’s worst case scenario: Code Purple.

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Are You Dense?

Screening mammograms are the best way to detect and find breast cancer. Learn about the types of screenings and when women should have them.

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Breastfeeding Support for New Moms

A common misconception about breastfeeding is that it will happen naturally, without complications, but breastfeeding is hard work in the beginning. There is help for new moms.

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