Health & Fitness

How a Bug Lived in My Ear for a Month

A major misdiagnosis caused one writer to question whether there's a gender bias in medicine.

When Female Veterans Return Home
More than 380,000 women have served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and abo…
When You Can’t Afford Breast Cancer Reconstruction
It's a side of breast cancer recovery you don't often hear about, an…
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How to Break Bad News to a Friend

It's easier than it seems!

When You Can’t Rely on Your College for the Mental Health Help You Need

One in five students have thought about suicide in the past year, according to a recent study.

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Help! The News Is Making Me Feel Depressed

Our resident psychiatrist Samantha Boardman has the antidote to news-induced stress.

How Are Appetite Suppressing Lollipops Still a Thing?

One writer investigates the hype by trying them herself.

Carte-Mere's Guide to Having a Baby

...when it's not as easy as you thought.

This Is How Much IVF Actually Costs
Forty-three percent of women considering fertility treatments said they would only spend $5,000 max. But many therapies have a much ste…
Considering IVF? Here's Everything You Need to Know

A deep look inside the wild world of IVF.

Considering IVF? Here Are the Chances It Works

There are a lot of factors at play.

My Long, Messy, Beautifully Complicated Path to Adopting My Son

Claire Gibson expected to have a big family, but infertility had other plans. Here, she shares her adoption story.

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How to Stay Sane While Struggling to Get Pregnant

We've got you (and the torturous Two Week Wait) covered.

Confused About IVF and IUI? Here's What to Know

IVF and IUI sound similar, and they are both successful methods of treating infertility. Here's the difference.

5 Women Get Candid About Why They Chose to Carry Someone Else’s Child

Surrogacy is complex and mysterious. But for these women, having a baby for someone else was no big deal.

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Infertility Isn't Untreatable. Here's What Can Be Done

For some couples in vitro fertilization is the best bet, but there are a lot of other treatments for infertility out there.

Here's Exactly What Happens During IVF

Nervous or unsure about what will happen during this fertility treatment? Don't be. Our doctor breaks it all down.

Yes, Men Cause Fertility Issues, Too. Here's How
Many women blame themselves when they can't get pregnant (and, let's be honest, society does, too). But it could be your partner who's …