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Premature Ejaculation: 6 Treatment Options to Try

Updated in 10-28-2023

Premature ejaculation occurs when men reach orgasm within a few seconds of sex. Learn about the different treatment options men can try to manage premature ejaculation, like the "start-stop" technique, Kegel exercises and even anesthetics o.

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Yeast Infection Medicine: 7 Common Antifungals

Updated in 10-25-2023

Yeast infection medicine is typically prescribed by a doctor and is usually an antifungal in cream, pill or vaginal tablet form. Common antifungals include fluconazole, clotrimazole and miconazole.  Learn more about the antifungals commonly.

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Home Remedies for ED: 6 Natural Recipes with Herbs

Updated in 10-09-2023

Home remedies for ED, prepared with ginkgo biloba, ginseng and maca, for example, can be used to improve circulation and increase libido,, helping to treat erectile dysfunction. Learn about natural ways to treat ED using home remedies.

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10 Foods That Boost Testosterone (w/ Meal Plan & Recipes)

Updated in 09-29-2023

Foods that boost testosterone naturally contain zinc, omega-3 and antioxidants. Examples include, flaxseeds, pomegranate, oysters and sardines. Learn more about the top 10 foods that can increase testosterone and check out a sample meal plan and healthy recipes.

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Gonorrhea Treatment: Medications & Home Remedies

Updated in 07-20-2023

Gonorrhea treatment generally involves prescription antibiotics to help eliminate the bacteria that causes this infection. Treatment is advised for both sexual partners to avoid reinfection. Learn more about the medications for gonorrhea treatment, home remedies you can prepare and complications that can emerge.

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Low Libido: 11 Common Causes (& What to Do)

Updated in 06-12-2023

Low libido can occur due to anxiety, depression, medication use or hormonal changes. It is important to consult a doctor to identify the underlying cause and start treatment as necessary. Learn more about what causes low libido and what you.

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Condom Allergy: Symptoms, Treatment & Diagnosis

Updated in 05-17-2023

A condom allergy can occur as a result of the body‘s reaction to a certain substance in the condom, like the latex or lubricant. This type of allergy is usually associated with symptoms like genital swelling, redness and itching. Learn more.

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White Discharge Before Period: 5 Reasons Why It Happens

Updated in 02-24-2023

White discharge that is thick and odorless is normal and happens due to expected hormonal changes caused by the menstrual cycle. However, if the discharge occurs with symptoms, such as foul smell, discomfort or itchiness, it may be a sign of infection. Learn about the the main causes of white discharge and what to do.

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Blood in Semen: 7 Common Causes (& What to Do)

Updated in 02-02-2023

Blood in the semen is usually not a significant problem, and may be a sign of direct trauma, anticoagulant use or recent penile test. It usually resolves within 3 days, although persistent bleeding may be a sign of a more serious health condition, like an STI or prostatitis. Learn more about what causes bloody semen.

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Gardnerella: What Is It, Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Updated in 10-20-2022

Gardnerella vaginalis and Gardnerella mobiluncus are two types of bacteria that are a normal part of the vaginal flora. However, when they multiply too much, they can cause an infection. Learn how to identify the main symptoms of this infection and how to treat it.

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Can You Get Pregnant Without Sex?

Updated in 07-15-2022

Is it really possible to get pregnant without sex and penetration? This is a very common question that can cause worry and anxiety in both men and women. Learn about the likelihood of pregnancy even when no penetration occurs.

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Fertile Window Calculator & Calendar

Updated in 07-14-2022

The fertile window is a period of about 6 days that happens, on average, around the 14th day of a 28-day menstrual cycle. Use our online calculator to know when your next fertile window is due and learn how to calculate your fertile window if you have an irregular cycle .

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Ovarian Cyst: Symptoms, Treatment & Common Doubts

Updated in 04-13-2022

An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac on the ovary that can cause pelvic pain, irregular periods, weight gain and infertility. Learn more about this condition, its symptoms, treatment options and common doubts, such as "Is it possible to get pregnant?".

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Bacterial Vaginosis: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Updated in 04-13-2022

Bacterial vaginosis is a vaginal infection that occurs when there is an imbalance of naturally-occurring vaginal bacteria. It is associated with symptoms like foul odor, and a thick discharge. Learn more about other symptoms, what causes it and treatment options .