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  • Pregnancy

    Stages of Pregnancy

    When counting from the first day of the last menstrual cycle, which is around two weeks before conception actually takes place, a typical pregnancy typically lasts 40 we...

  • Motherhood

    Mothers Are Angels On Earth

    We didn't grow up rich. Sometimes it was really hard to eat three times a day. But mama never showed it. I don't know where she got the strength from....

  • Depression

    The Community Helped Me

    I found out at age 16 that I was suffering from alopecia. I got the diagnosis after a week of waking up to clumps of hair on my pillow. I was devastated when I got the n...

  • PCOS

    My First Heart Break

    My first heartbreak didn't come from a boy, it came from the doctor that told me I suffer from PCOS. I started menstruating at the age of 17....

  • PCOS

    PCOS And Fertility

    PCOS is a common cause of infertility in women. It is a problem with the hormones and it affects the reproductive system. When you have PCOS, your ovaries become enlarge...

  • Anxiety

    I Thought Anxiety Was Normal

    I'm just coming to terms with my diagnosis. I always believed anxiety was normal. I'd always check my plans for each day and make sure everything went according to plan....

  • Pregnancy

    What Is Prenatal Care?

    Prenatal care is the medical care you receive while pregnant . Prenatal care can help both you and your unborn child's health. Babies whose mother's received prenatal ca...

  • PCOS

    Reasons For PCOS

    Although the exact cause of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is yet unknown, it is thought to be related to hormone levels. The pancreas produces the hormone insulin t...