I once had a very painful UTI – blood clots and all that jazz. My ex told me “I once had one. It’s not that painful. You’re being dramatic”. We’re still friends today and he sticks to his opinion. Please tell me how UTI’s feel to you so I can show him and stop him from mansplaining. 🙂 thank you queens.
We’ve also been seeing an increase in first-time callers, not because they’re experiencing abuse for the first time, but because Illinois has streamlined some support efforts and has a statewide helpline. So if someone calls the statewide helpline but they live in our area, they can connect them to us. In some ways, the capacity […]
For more than six months after the storms, Ingrid Morales settled down to sleep every night on a thin canvas cot, surrounded by water bottles, medications and other supplies soon to be on their way to the survivors of Hurricane Maria. Her 7-year-old daughter slept on a cot next to her, and her husband slept […]
Ovarian cancer is one of those diseases you probably assume you’re being screened for when you go to your well-woman exams, but that’s not really the case. Ovarian cancer screening, in fact, isn't recommended at all for women at average risk for the condition, but that's not something that most people know. The whole topic […]