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How Stress Affects Vaginal Health

Did you know that stress is linked to yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis and other down-below health woes? A Nurx doctor explains.

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Summer Health Quiz

Want to stay on top of your sexual health all summer? Test your knowledge of seasonal health situations with the latest Nurx quiz.

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Answers to Your Roe-Related Questions

We want to share how Nurx has responded to the repeal of abortion rights, and answer questions we've been receiving from our community.

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UTIs and Your Period: What You Need to Know

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What to Know About Monkeypox 

The U.S. is experiencing a growing number of monkeypox infections, so we want Nurx patients to know the basics about this virus.

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What to Know About PrEP Now

The medication that prevents HIV is more accessible than ever—catch up on the headlines here.

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Your Guide to Emergency Contraception

The Nurx medical team created this guide to help you understand whether to take emergency contraception if you're using another birth control method.

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What You Need to Know About UTI Antibiotics

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Guide to UTIs: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

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Why Don’t Male Birth Control Pills Exist?

Every unplanned pregnancy starts with a penis — so why aren’t there more birth control options for men? 

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How to Have Sex with Herpes

Sex educator Cassandra Corrado helps you navigate intimacy after a herpes diagnosis.

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What LGBTQ+ Sexual Health Should Look Like

With more people than ever identifying as something other than cis-hetero, both individuals and medical providers need a more expansive understanding of sexual health.

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3 Vibrator Myths to Forget

It’s time to say “buzz off!” to these pervasive misconceptions.

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6 Morning-After Pill Facts

Everyone's talking about emergency contraception right now, but we need to separate truth from rumor about this pregnancy prevention tool.

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Summer Skin Protection Guide

An MD reveals 7 sunscreen rules, busts 3 myths, and discusses the vitamin D controversy — to help you take care of your skin all season.

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Migraines and Birth Control

Does the pill make migraine headaches better or worse? A Nurx medical provider has answers.

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Advice from the Nurx Nurses

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Quiz: Hormones and Headaches

Test your knowledge of the tricky relationship between migraine, menstruation and female hormones.

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