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Latinas STDs Facts
What To Know About 5 Of The Most Common STIs Among Latinas
By Cristina Arreola | 11/24/2015 - 08:36

Here's the scary truth about Latinos and STIs: sexually transmitted infections affect Latinos at disproportionately higher rates than non-Hispanic whites.


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The Good Life: The #1 Tip For Learning To Trust Yourself
The Good Life: The #1 Tip For Learning to Trust Yourself
By Robyn Moreno | 11/23/2015 - 14:00

On this week's The Good Life, Executive Editor Robyn Moreno talks about a very important issue for all Latinas: trusting yourself.


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No Mames: Don’t Fall For This New Line of Pubic Hair Care Products
This New Line of Pubic Hair Care Products is Really Just Same Old Woman-Shaming
By Cindy Casares | 11/20/2015 - 11:28

For 20 years, the beauty industry has convinced women to spend thousands each year on Brazilian wax jobs, but good news, ladies:


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Kim Kardashian Got Super Real About Her High-Risk Pregnancy — And We Applaud Her For It
Kim K Got Super Real About Her Difficult Pregnancy — And We Love Her For It
By Cristina Arreola | 11/19/2015 - 17:37

Love her or hate her, you have to give props where props are due.


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5 Questions About Getting An IUD
Everything You Need To Know About Getting An IUD
By Cristina Arreola | 11/16/2015 - 16:25

Despite enjoying huge popularity in Europe and throughout the world, the IUD hasn't gained quite as much traction among Americans.


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TK Hidden Health Benefits Of Your Favorite Drink
5 Alcoholic Beverages With Secret Health Benefits
By Cristina Arreola | 11/15/2015 - 10:00

Need an excuse (well, another excuse) to top off your glass tonight with a little bit of Guinness, red wine or tequila? Below, discover five "healthy" reasons to say salud! tonight:  


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Birth Control Packaging Lawsuit
100+ Women Sue Company For Incorrectly Packaged Birth Control Pills
By Cristina Arreola | 11/13/2015 - 09:26

A new lawsuit alleges that the incorrect packaging of birth control pills led to unwanted pregnancy.


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Ouch! 5 Ways To Combat Vagina Chafing
Ouch: 4 Ways To Combat Vagina Chafing While Running
By Cristina Arreola | 11/10/2015 - 17:16

You've just finished a long run. You head to the bathroom for a quick stop after several hours on the pavement. You reach down, peel off your moist running tights, squat and attempt to pee.

Bad idea.


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TK Economic Reasons Birth Control Has Improved Women's Lives For The Better
5 Ways Birth Control Has Improved Women's Lives Financially
By Cristina Arreola | 11/09/2015 - 16:46

In the fifty years since birth control became legal in the United States, it has proven itself to be one of the most transformative inventions of the 20th century.


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Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Herpes
Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Herpes
By Cristina Arreola | 11/07/2015 - 13:00

ICYMI: A frightening new study from World Health Organization (WHO) revealed that approximately two-thirds of th


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