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Women deserve better postnatal care - Joylux

Women deserve better postnatal care

When women find out they are pregnant, they have regular check-ups with their obstetrician or midwife. They’re typically seen once a month or more, and the frequency increases the closer the due date.  Then once they give birth, they’re not seen again for six weeks. After that, women are on...

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What Is Vaginal Rejuvenation? Separating Fact from Fiction

Vaginal rejuvenation processes are increasingly sought after by women from all walks of life. Here's everything you need to know about the myths and misinformation behind this controversial term, and how to make the best choice for you.

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Vaginal Odor After Menopause—Your Questions Answered - Joylux

Vaginal Odor After Menopause—Your Questions Answered

For some women, vaginal odor after menopause is one of the most uncomfortable and unexpected changes. Generally, menopause does not directly cause vaginal odor. However, body changes that occur during menopause can lead to changes in the vagina. When you notice an abnormal odor down there, you may be unsure...

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Vaginal Dryness Treatment, Symptoms, and Questions - Joylux

Vaginal Dryness Treatment, Symptoms, and Questions

Vaginal dryness is a common occurrence, so you may experience it at some point in your life. Luckily, vaginal dryness treatment options can help relieve the symptoms and restore your vaginal health.  While vaginal dryness is more prevalent during menopause, it can occur at any age for various reasons. Usually,...

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6 fascinating facts about your vagina - Joylux

6 fascinating facts about your vagina

For most of human history, vaginas have been a hush-hush topic. Researchers didn’t have a medical term for vaginas until the late 1600s. Researchers didn’t include women in clinical trials until 1994.  Yet, even as vaginas mystified medicine, we’ve compiled some pretty interesting facts about them throughout the years.  When...

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The Gender Health Gap: Why Your Body Should Matter in Medicine - Joylux

The Gender Health Gap: Why Your Body Should Matter in Medicine

On June 10, 1993, Congress passed the NIH Revitalization Act to establish guidelines for including women and people of color in clinical research. Until 30 years ago, women of childbearing potential were excluded from the early phases of many clinical trials. Researchers largely avoided the hormone cycle of the female body altogether,...

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