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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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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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6 Crucial Skills We Gain from Motherhood | Joylux

6 Crucial Skills We Gain from Motherhood

Talk to any mom, and she’ll tell you the years fly by. From the first moment you look your baby in the eyes to the time they walk across the graduation stage — each year is filled with learning that shapes our lives. Here are six skills we have mastered...

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Did the pandemic end the divide between moms?

No matter how you frame it, motherhood is exhausting. However, since the early 90s, women have been battling over whether or not we belong in the workforce or at home raising children. It has created a difficult challenge of balancing work and motherhood. The pandemic handed us dozens of lessons, including...

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7 Lessons Motherhood Teaches Us | Joylux

7 Lessons Motherhood Teaches Us

If you felt like you became a different person when you had a child, you can thank biology. After all, growing a human is no small task. Emerging research has shown that women undergo brain remodeling during pregnancy for up to two years.  What feels like “mommy brain” during that...

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