Health Guides

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MRKH butterfly in handsMRKH: Resources

Resources: State by State Surrogacy Law Practice: This is a private website founded by a lawyer who has expertise with matters involving surrogacy. It is not a website that the … read more

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Trichotillomania

Trichotillomania sounds like a made-up word but is a very real condition that involves an uncontrollable urge to pull one’s hair out. People who have this disorder often feel embarrassed … read more

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soy productsSoy

Soy refers to products such as soy milk, cheese, yogurt, tofu, ice cream, and other foods are all made from soybeans. Soy foods have recently become more popular in the … read more

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girl in hoodieSafety on the Streets

You may have a new kind of freedom during your teen years. Your parent(s) or guardian(s) may give you more responsibilities and the chance to spend more time with your … read more

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tubal ligationFemale Sterilization (Tubal Ligation)

Female sterilization, also called “tubal sterilization” is a huge decision because it’s a permanent type of contraceptive. This means that it protects against pregnancy forever. Women who choose this option usually do … read more

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water safetyWater Safety

Many people enjoy being in or around water once the weather starts to heat up. Whether it’s at the neighborhood pool, the beach, or a nearby lake, swimming or taking … read more

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vaccineMeningococcal Vaccine

Although meningococcal infections are rare, they are very serious diseases that can cause death. Even with early treatment, there is a risk of serious complications. Luckily, there is a vaccine … read more

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