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spermicideSpermicides

Just like any other type of birth control, you need to use spermicides the correct way for them to be effective. Spermicides are much more effective when used with another … read more

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female gender symbolLichen Sclerosus

Lichen sclerosus is a rare skin condition that usually affects the vulva and anal areas in young girls, adolescents, and adults, but it’s more common before puberty and after menopause. … read more

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confused tweenPuberty

Puberty is the name for the time when your body goes through changes and you begin to go from being a child to an adult. Your hormone levels will change; … read more

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pelvic ultrasoundOvarian Cysts

Sometimes girls are told that they have a cyst on their ovaries. Fortunately most go away without any treatment. What are ovaries and ovulation? You have two, small, grape-shaped organs … read more

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pelvic ultrasoundPelvic Ultrasound

A pelvic ultrasound is a way to take pictures of the pelvic organs of a female and is usually done to look at the uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and the … read more

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stop signWithdrawal or Pull-Out Method

Withdrawal (also called “pull out” method” is when the male withdraws his penis completely from the woman’s vagina before he ejaculates (releases many sperm all at once). Withdrawal is a … read more

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