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This Woman's Boyfriend Proposed on Her Last Day of Chemo for Breast Cancer

Jillian Hanson was just 25 years old when she was diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer in 2017—and at the time, she had only been dating her boyfriend, Max Allegretti, for a few years.  ...

This Woman Wants to Make It Less Awkward for Sick People to Ask for What They Need

Five years after my sister’s death, I still choke up trying to describe her. Diem was one in a million: passionate, free-spirited, energetic, and so positive about life and making the most of every moment. She was always first on the dance floor or to have a mic in her hand during karaoke. Nothing seemed...

Why You Should Always Order Ginger Ale on a Flight

Everyone has their drink of choice while flying. ...

I Treated BV With Antibiotic Gel

The first time I had bacterial vaginosis (BV), I was in grad school. I had been dating my boyfriend for two years and I freaked out. I thought he gave me an STI. My vagina was on fire. I had this weird discharge and itched like I've never itched before.  ...

Here’s Exactly What To Do To Avoid Menopause Weight Gain

Unless you've never experienced the horror that is hormonal acne or fits of rage around that time of the month, you know that, as a woman, hormones can take quite a toll on you—and that rings especially true once you hit menopause.  ...