The dose for younger children is one-third the size for adults and is more than 90% effective at preventing symptomatic infections.
It Took Doctors Years To Diagnose This Woman With Bacterial Vaginosis, So Now She's Giving Other Women Health Advice On TikTok
If you've ever struggled with getting a spot-on diagnosis, you're not alone.
People Are Sharing The One Pre-COVID-19 Thing They're Not Doing Again, And I Think All Of Us Will Agree With Them
I think we all agree that nobody wants to commute five days a week anymore.
Women Are Sharing Medical Procedures They’ve Had Without Anesthetics Or Pain Meds, And Why Is This So Normal
"The doctor said, 'Why are you crying? There are no nerve endings on the cervix. I know you aren’t actually feeling pain.'"
This Dietitian Is Breaking Down Diet Culture In A Very Real Way On TikTok, And I'm Absorbing Every Single Word
"I think there's a ton of people in our generation that are going to shake things up and help burn diet culture down to the ground."
A Doctor Finally Explained Why There Are So Many Potential Side Effects From Birth Control Pills After These Guys Went Viral For Freaking Out Over The Long List
The feeling when the list of potential side effects of your birth control is approximately the same length as your high school calculus textbook. 😅
"Multiple people on the app swear by this trick, so we asked the acupuncturist to explain the science behind it."
Many people are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot. Here’s what you need to know about mix-and-match vaccines, boosters, and more.
"Soaking" Has Become A Viral Conversation Because It's Apparently How Mormons Avoid Penetrative Sex Before Marriage
"I used to believe that a spirit would literally leave my body if I were to engage in sexual activity."
"Being told to 'man up' when scared, upset, or anxious — even when I was a kid."
Elisabeth Bik calls out bad science for a living. A feud with one of the world’s loudest hydroxychloroquine crusaders shows that it can carry a high price.
Women Are Sick And Tired Of These 17 Female Issues Not Being Brought Up Enough, So I'd Like Everyone To Pay Attention Now, Please
"Postpartum healthcare for women is a joke."
"How it’s perfectly okay for a potential employer to ask your salary expectations, but a candidate asking what the job pays is somehow a red flag."
Drinking alcohol during your period tends to make menstrual pain last longer.
According to Dr. Shannon, we now know for sure that newer birth control pills with 35 micrograms or less of estrogen are much less likely to affect your mood than the older, higher-dose pills.
"I'm really into peeing my pants."
Yes, I'm asexual. No, I don't want any more tone-deaf questions or advice about it.
Big fan of the “I Am One With the Couch” position.
This Harvard Grad Designed Tampons That Don't Open Cylindrically, And I've Never Even Thought About The Actual Shape Of My Vagina
Legend has it, the modern tampon was created by a man who stuffed cotton into a condom.
The truth is there’s no straight line from diagnosis to acceptance when it comes to chronic illness.
Medical experts say this parasite-fighting drug shouldn’t be used to prevent or treat COVID-19. Here are the side effects and signs of toxicity you should know about.
"Flags are about proclaiming power... that visibility is key to our success and to our justice."
Megan Thee Stallion Opened Up About Prioritizing Her Mental Health After Losing Both Parents: "It’s OK To Want To Go Get Therapy"
"Now in this space, I’ve lost both of my parents. So now I’m like, ‘Oh, my gosh, who do I talk to? What do I do?’ And I just started learning that it’s OK to ask for help."
Kumail Nanjiani Opened Up In A Major Way About The Body Dysmorphia He Battled After Making Marvel's "Eternals"
"It’s very easy to get obsessed with that number on the scale."
For the first time in over two years, runners crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon. Here are some of our favorite photos.
Embracing my intersectionality.
"Gender isn't what makes you. You make YOUR gender."
Don't bet on a threesome.
Shannen Doherty Posted Some Deeply "Truthful" Photos Of What Going Through Cancer Treatment Looks Like
"Is it all pretty? NO but it’s truthful and my hope in sharing is that we all become more educated, more familiar with what cancer looks like."
"Macrosomia" Is The Medical Term For A Large Baby — Here Are 27 Moms On What It Was Like Giving Birth To One
"Just before the doctor pulled my baby out, she yelled, 'Oh my god, it’s a second-grader!'"
"Being disabled should not stop you from living your life to the fullest."
“My body’s been objectified my entire career. It’s not just now."
People Are Arguing Over Whether It's OK For A 30-Year-Old To Date A 19-Year-Old, And It's Very Controversial
"It’s not the age gap, it’s the mind gap."
"If My Uterus Shot Bullets, It'd Be Less Regulated," And 22 Other Women's March Signs That Speak For Themselves
"I demand separation between my vagina and state."
"One Week Before Amputation," This Woman Counted Down Her Journey To Being Cancer-Free While Inspiring Others With Her Story
"By smiling through the hard time I’m going through, I've inspired them — which is crazy to me!"
People Are Sharing The Dark Effects Of The Pandemic That Are Rarely Talked About And It's Truly Eye-Opening
"Many guide dogs forgot how to be a guide during the pandemic because they didn't need to go anywhere with their owner."
I Got Lululemon, Aerie, And Target Leggings To See Which I Liked Best, And Spoiler Alert: It Wasn't The Expensive Ones
I went from one workout a month to five!
I'm enrolled in one of the few human sexuality graduate programs in America. Here's what my day-to-day life as a sex therapy grad student looks like, along with things I've learned along the way that both singles and couples should know.
"The anxiety that you were holding off with your avoidance, it keeps coming up because it has something that it wants to tell you."
This is purple-fully hard.
Periods suck. Period.
The basketball player and bf of Kendall Jenner just tested positive for COVID-19.
There are many different forms of birth control on the market these days, and with that comes many different questions! Give us your questions, and we'll talk to the experts to try to find an answer for you.
"I wish I knew I wasn't a 'bad girl' for having sexual thoughts and desires."
Packing in the protein is easier than you think.
Pelvic pain is incredibly common and not fun at all to deal with! Some of these products may help.
This TikTok Of A Woman's "Frank Breech Baby" Went Viral, So I Talked To A Doctor About Why Some Babies Are Born This Way
"Kaiya was sucking on her toes in the 37-week ultrasound."
From Beyoncé to Jennifer Aniston to Snoop Dogg.
"Take off your masks"?! Literally why?
Talking About Sex With Your Partner Isn't Something We're Necessarily Taught, So We Asked People How They Do It
In every relationship, there are different kinks, boundaries, and willingness to go outside the box. So we asked a few people — how do you talk to your partner(s) about sex?
The highly unusual move by the head of the CDC capped off weeks off tense debates in the US over who should qualify for COVID-19 booster shots.
The five rules of anal sex: lube, lube, lube, lube, and lube.
26 People Told Us Why They Changed From Anti-Abortion To Pro-Choice, And You Should Read This No Matter What You Believe
"It hit me that pro-life really just means pro-birth. They don’t give a damn what happens to the babies after they’re born."
The emergency authorization will allow a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to be given to people over 65, healthcare workers, and others at high risk of severe COVID-19.
I've never tracked my period before now. I could usually roughly estimate when it would arrive but part of me was curious just how accurate an app could be.
TikTokers Are Are ~De-Worming~ Themselves With Gnarly Results — Here's Why You Shouldn't Join The Trend
Here's why experts say this isn't a trend you should jump on.
Some are even free!
Extreme heat is now the leading weather-related killer in the US.
The FDA will soon analyze the data on the lower-dose vaccine for kids aged 5 to 11.
"Expressing things you've never actually said out loud can be very impactful."
Oatly, Planet Oat, Chobani, and Califia Farms: Who's the winner?
After Tense Fights, An FDA Panel Said Pfizer Boosters Should Go To Older Adults And Others At High Risk
The advisory panel of outside health experts recommended that a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine be authorized for people over 65 and those at high risk, rejecting the benefit for the general population.
Nicki Minaj Was Just Invited To The White House After Voicing Unproven Concerns About The COVID Vaccine And Said It's A "Step In The Right Direction"
"I’ll be dressed in all pink like Legally Blonde so they know I mean business."
7 Things I Learned About The Importance Of The COVID Vaccine After I, A Fully Vaccinated Person, Got COVID
"These vaccines are absolutely still preventing severe disease, hospitalization, and death."
Men Are Sharing Basic Hygiene Tips They Think Other Guys Should Know And...I Thought These Were Common Sense
TL;DR: The bar for cleanliness is on the floor.
Vaxxed Icon Jennifer Aniston Isn't Attending The Emmys This Year Because Of COVID, Which Totally Makes Sense
"No, I will not be going."
The recent Texas abortion ruling makes the need for safe and legal abortion even more urgent. My grandmother is proof.
"It's not always a gut-wrenching decision and it shouldn’t have to be."
People Who Have Pierced Their Private Parts Are Revealing The Secret Things Most People Don't Know About Having One
"If I wore the right pants it would cause pleasure while walking around."
It's A Relief To Hear Kate Beckinsale Is Doing Better After The Actor Was Suddenly Hospitalized Last Week While Filming A Movie
"Thank you so much for your kind messages and love."
In a review published on Monday, the experts said the evidence does not show that boosters are needed for the general population.
While many people who menstruate are loyal to tampons, there's something new on the market: menstrual discs, which offer a happy medium between traditional period products and sustainability-centric options.
We all need a little something to get us through.
🎶These meds are small I know, but they're not yours, they are my own 🎶
Un importante estudio sostiene que la ivermectina previene el COVID-19, pero los datos resultan sospechosos
Un influyente estudio argentino ha reforzado el argumento de que la ivermectina previene el COVID-19 en el 100% de los casos. Pero sus inconsistencias han llevado a expertos a cuestionar si los ensayos clínicos realmente ocurrieron tal y como se señala.
I Tried Acupuncture For The First Time To Help With Stress And Anxiety, And It Exceeded My Expectations
It was nothing like I expected, and I loved it!
I Feed My Family Of Five For $100 A Week — Here's What A Week Of Groceries & Meals Looks Like For Us
Because of a food allergy in my household, I cook pretty much every meal, every day.
"My cancer diagnosis is not your 'in' for your MLM pitch."
"I walk into the intervention, and I'm so mad."
This Formerly Legally Blind Woman Is Sharing The Shock And Adjustment That Came From Finally Gaining The Ability To See At 36 Years Old
"I had trouble recognizing my own reflection in the mirror."
Despite the Delta variant, children across the country are returning to in-person learning.
To start, there is NO evidence that the COVID-19 vaccine will impact your future fertility.
"My ninth grade health teacher said that if you have sex for more than half an hour, your vagina will dry up and get little holes torn in it."
17 Creative, Unconventional, And Brutally Honest Ways People Actually Persuaded Vaccine Skeptics To Get Vaxxed
"I told her if she loved me, she would get the vaccine."
This 5-Month-Old Baby Grew Excessive Body Hair After Being Put On A Medication, And He's Going Viral For Making Hairy So Dang Cute
Making hairy the most adorable thing ever!
"Not finishing! Some people (like myself) don't always finish and still find it satisfying."
"My body, my choice, my life."