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hymen problems (i think)

hello everyone, very embarrassed to be here. i (21 NB, they/he) was born with a septate hymen, discovered this at age 16 when i realized “oh not everyone has to literally move a piece of flesh to use a tampon”, went in to my doctor and got a minor surgery done to repair it. since […]

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Very Noticeable Uneven Breasts

I know this is normal, and I know nothing is wrong with me, but I just have to ask this. Is there anything that I can do to fix my uneven breasts? ANYTHING? It’s such a pain to find bras, I’m very self-conscious about them and I don’t like the way I look. The only […]

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Hot flashes, any advice?!

I believe I am in the last stage of menopause. I am 50 years old and haven’t had a period in 8 months. This is the third long stretch of no periods, the first two lasted about the same length of 8 months and then I started my periods again for a couple of months. […]

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Abnormal Bleeding

Hi everyone, I have been bleeding for the past 5 weeks. Some days it’s so heavy and others regular. Today I sat in the shower and watched 3 large blood clots (larger than a quarter) come out. I am scheduled for a new primary care on Friday and I was wondering if anyone had any […]

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OB-GYN: Birth Control?

Im 23 y/o. I just seen a gyno for the 1st time last week. Everything was great. There were no issues with my reproductive organs🙂. I have never taken birth control. I have only ever had 2 boyfriends (w/ 1st bf for 10 years and current bf for 2 and a half years) & have […]

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dae

Does anyone else get extremely tired before their period? I mean like up to a week before it comes? I have been so exhausted I feel like I could close my eyes and fall asleep at any moment. This is without doing anything out of my normal routine. Anyone? I have an iud I just […]

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Study Shows That Trans and Nonbinary Teens Benefit From Gender-Affirming Care

C.P. Hoffman, a senior policy lawyer at the National Center for Transgender Equality, tells SELF that policies denying trans people gender-affirming care are especially dangerous for teenagers already going through the tumult of puberty. “If you think of the general trauma of being a teenager, there’s so much body horror associated with it,” they say. “You’re watching […]

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House GOP Stacks COVID Response Panel With Top COVID Conspiracy Theorists

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) unveiled his picks on Tuesday for the new Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic: Republicans who have spread dangerous misinformation about COVID-19, compared wearing face masks to the Holocaust, and suggested that the omicron variant of the deadly virus was a Democratic hoax. “The 118th Congress marks a new beginning […]