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What Are the Benefits of the Nexplanon Contraceptive Implant?

Published on December 24, 2019 by

Carrie’s baby just turned 6 months yesterday. Well… It’s her second baby.  The first one is five years old or should we say old enough to help her take care of the little one! Carrie was using oral contraceptive pills (OC) to prevent pregnancy before she got pregnant the first time. To be frank, she […]

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Is An IUD A Good Option For Me?

Published on December 20, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘Is An IUD A Good Option For Me?’ There are two types of IUDs and they are both the best birth control options available at this time.  It’s the #1 birth control method used in the world. About 23% of sexually active women in the world use this method. […]

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Do You Need A Nexplanon Implant?

Published on December 18, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘Why Do You Need A Nexplanon Implant?’ The Nexplanon Etonogestrel Implant is a single-rod progestin contraceptive placed subdermally in the inner upper arm for long-acting reversible contraception in women. The rod slowly releases etonogestrel into the body over a 3-year period.    Etonogestrel is similar to a natural hormone […]

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What Are The Benefits Of Getting Your Tubes Tied?

Published on December 13, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘What Are The Benefits Of Getting Your Tubes Tied?’   Did you know that if you are looking for permanent method of contraception and/or If you have a family history of ovarian cancer and interested in improving your sex life, tubal ligation can help you.Tubal ligation is a very […]

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What Does STD Mean?

Published on December 12, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘What Does STD Mean?’ If you have sex; oral, anal or vaginal intercourse and/or genital touching, you can get an STD, also called a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Straight or gay, married or single, you’re vulnerable to STIs and STI symptoms. Thinking or hoping your partner doesn’t have an […]

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Who Needs To Get Their Tubes Tied? And Why?

Published on December 11, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘Who Needs To Get Their Tubes Tied? And Why?’ It is the most common method of contraception worldwide, used by 19% of all women 15 to 49 years old. In the U.S., one out of every four couples relies on sterilization (vasectomy or tubal ligation) as their form of […]

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How To Choose A Birth Control Method That’s Right For You

Published on December 10, 2019 by

Considering A Birth Control Option? Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘How To Choose A Birth Control Method For That’s Right For You’ There are so many options available, it can be a difficult decision to make. Let’s learn more about this topic. Birth control or pregnancy prevention is one of the greatest challenges for […]

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Why Do You Need to Get Tested For STDs?

Published on December 9, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘Why Do You Need to Get Tested For STDs?’ Why Do You Need to Get Tested For STDs? More than 65 million Americans have an incurable STD. Each year, 20 million new cases are reported; half of these infections are among people ages 15 to 24 and they can […]

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What are the Common Reasons For Choosing an Abortion?

Published on December 6, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘What are the Common Reasons Women Choose an Abortion?’ Did you know, according to the National Center on Health Statistics that almost half of pregnancies in the U.S. are unplanned? And many will get pregnant while using birth control? For every 100 women who rely on the pill for […]

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How Do You Know You Have an STD?

Published on December 6, 2019 by

Women’s Health Center Educational Series Presents ‘How Do You Know You Have an STD?’ Five (5) of the top ten (10) reportable diseases in the United States are STDs. Data from the CDC indicates that in 2017, in the United States, a combined total of more than 2.2 million new cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and […]

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