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The Best Birth Control for You

Five questions to ask yourself when choosing a birth control method

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Test Your Breast IQ

Take this 7-question quiz to assess your knowledge of all things breast.

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Guide to Melasma: Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

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10 Early Warning Signs of Abusive Relationships

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An OB-Gyn Talks Breast Cancer Prevention

If you find breast health advice confusing, you're not alone. Nurx OB-Gyn Betty Acker explains the latest thinking.

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Know Your Patient Rights

Nurx and Cove have teamed up to prevent medical gaslighting and empower patients.

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Should You Get Mental Health Treatment?

We asked Nurx medical advisor Dr. Marius Commodore to share his expert insights on who should consider mental health medication and what they can expect.

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6 Steps to Ditch Sexual Shame

If you feel ashamed about your desires, read sex educator Cassandra Corrado's good advice on getting over it and owning your pleasure.

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4 Not-COVID Viruses to Know

While Covid and Monkeypox make headlines, don't forget that other viruses haven't gone away. Herpes, HPV, Hepatitis and HIV can all be prevented, treated, or both (and Nurx can help).

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Quiz: Test Your Acne IQ

Assess your knowledge of the real causes of and solutions for acne by taking our dermatologist-approved quiz.

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Birth Control and Sex Drive Explained

Do the pill and other forms of hormonal birth control affect libido? Nurx healthcare provider Cristin Hackel has answers.

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Chlamydia and Gonorrhea News

Learn the recommended testing for these two fertility-threatening sexually transmitted infections.

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5 Reasons So Many Women Get Birth Control Online

Learn the big reasons people love getting contraception through telemedicine.

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6 Causes of Frequent (or Recurring) UTIs

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The College Student’s Guide to Sexual Health

Before you kick off a new year on campus, make sure to get schooled in every aspect of your sexual health — this comprehensive guide will fill in any knowledge gaps.

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How To Determine If You Have a UTI or STI

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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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