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Corpus luteum

Hi! A corpus luteum is just a small stalk on your ovary that forms when you ovulate and release an egg. It releases progesterone which is necessary to sustain a pregnancy. If you don’t become pregnant, it basically withers away over 10 days or so and the change in hormone levels triggers your period. While […]

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Endometritis post miscarriage

Hello everyone, I have been diagnosed with endometritis after my last miscarriage 2 weeks ago. A doctor put me on Metronidazole for 10 days. It’s been 6 days and I am still experiencing pelvic pain. I was wondering if anyone had similar experiences and any successful pregnancies after? Any advice would be appreciated.

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Libido & Sexual Arousal

I am curious to see if anyone else has experience this. I have always had a high libido but lately (in the last few weeks), it’s been intense. I read that libido generally refers to the mental part of arousal, where as the phrase “sexual arousal” refers to the physical feeling of arousal. Mentally, my […]

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Not confident with diagnosis

I 100% like my doctor and how she takes time to explain things to me but I am not very sure about her current diagnosis that requires me to do a hysteroscopy polypectomy. I would be okay to do the procedure but I feel my symptoms are caused by an infection (BV or PID) instead […]

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Australia Legalizes Medical MDMA, Psychedelic Mushrooms For Treatment-Resistant Disorders

The Australian government revealed in a surprise announcement Friday that MDMA and psychedelic mushrooms will soon be medically available for patients with post-traumatic stress disorder and treatment-resistant depression, respectively. The decision follows numerous international studies that point to the promise of “magic mushrooms,” also known as psilocybin, and MDMA, otherwise known as ecstasy or molly, […]

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HPV test

So I’m 25 now and have got a letter for my first HPV I have suffered greatly with issues around my womb and monthly to the point it has debilitated me from doing anything for atleast a week each month. I do suffer before hand tho. Pains in my legs, back abdominal pain vomiting nasuea […]