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How to Start Medically Advocating for Yourself

It seems like as the world progresses, sex education curriculum in the U.S. is falling backwards. August and Twentyeight Health came together to brainstorm our ideal sex ed curriculum based on commonly asked questions from our communities. ‍
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What is Inclusive Sex Education? A Guide for Parents & Youth

It seems like as the world progresses, sex education curriculum in the U.S. is falling backwards. August and Twentyeight Health came together to brainstorm our ideal sex ed curriculum based on commonly asked questions from our communities. ‍

Understanding Your Menstrual Cycle

A menstrual cycle is the name for the changes your body experiences once per month to prepare for pregnancy. If you are not pregnant that month, you’ll typically get a menstrual period instead.

Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that affects the cervix. The cervix is the lowest part of the uterus and connects the uterus to the vagina.

How to Get Pregnant Guide

If you want to become pregnant, there are certain recommendations to follow to increase your chances.

Sex Education in the U.S.

The sex education received in school can vary a lot based on where you live; it may only focus on abstinence (not having sex), or it may involve teaching healthy relationship communication, puberty, sexual orientation, STI prevention, and consent.

Lifestyle Changes During Pregnancy

If you’re planning to get pregnant, or recently found out that you’re pregnant, there may be lifestyle changes you need to make in order to have a healthy pregnancy for you and the baby.
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Discharge & Odor

Discharge is fluid that comes out of the vagina and is a normal part of how the vagina functions. Just like we all have an odor under our arms, it’s perfectly normal for your vagina/vulva to have a smell.
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Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian cysts are normal and often don’t cause any issues, but sometimes they can cause complications, so this article will help you identify symptoms and discuss treatment options.