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Depo Provera | American Pregnancy Association
Birth Control Pills, Patches & Devices

Depo-Provera: Quarterly Injection

What is Depo-Provera? Depo-Provera is an injection containing the synthetic hormone progestin which is called depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA). Depo-Provera is a hormonal method of contraception obtained by

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Breastfeeding Challenges

Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed your baby, but that doesn’t mean things will always go smoothly. Breastfeeding is a skill that can take

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Is it Safe While Pregnant

Acne During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, elevated hormone levels can bring a variety of skin changes, which makes acne during pregnancy a common complaint. Acne can be treated by

breastfeeding with breast cancer | American Pregnancy Association

Breastfeeding With Breast Cancer

Though it isn’t a common occurrence to be diagnosed with breast cancer during or soon after a pregnancy, it is something that happens. We want

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Unplanned Pregnancy

Pregnant Teen

Being a pregnant teen can be overwhelming, confusing, and scary. You are not alone; there are around 500,000 pregnant teens in the USA every year.

intrauterine device | American Pregnancy Association
Birth Control Pills, Patches & Devices

Intrauterine Devices

What is a Intrauterine Device: IUD? An Intrauterine device is a T-shaped piece of plastic placed inside the uterus. The piece of plastic contains copper or

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Pregnancy Health and Wellness

Pregnancy and Hair Loss

Hair Loss During Pregnancy: Telogen Effluvium Approximately 90% of your hair is growing at any one time, while the other 10% enter a resting phase.