To close out Endometriosis Awareness Month, we are answering some of the top questions about this often painful condition affecting 1 in 10 people with ovaries in the US — including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

Unfortunately, despite endometriosis being a widespread condition, it is severely under-researched, which contributes to…

To close out Endometriosis Awareness Month, we are answering some of the top questions about this often painful condition affecting 1 in 10 people with ovaries in the US—including symptoms, treatments, and ways to reduce your chance of developing it.

What exactly is endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a disorder where tissue similar to the lining…

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Thinking of taking a pregnancy test? Here’s what you need to know.

By: Janene Fuerch-Hogan and Madeline Gerbracht

Taking a pregnancy test is always anxiety producing — whether you are excited or fearful. Either way, it’s important to know what a pregnancy test is measuring and when it may be unreliable.

What does the standard pregnancy test measure?

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)…

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