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Can you get a yeast infection from antibiotics?

Taking certain antibiotics can lead to a yeast infection in the vagina. This is because the antibiotics kill bacteria that support vaginal health. Learn more here.

Yeast infection after sex: What to know

While sexual activity does not cause a yeast infection, it can increase the risk of one developing by introducing new bacteria to the vagina. Learn more in this article.

Cancer more common in females with severe sleep apnea

A new study of 20,000 adults with sleep apnea suggests that the risk of cancer could be 2?3 times higher among females with a severe form of the condition.

What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer

There are two main types of HER2-negative breast cancer: hormone receptor-positive and triple-negative. Many treatments exist, and prognosis varies. Learn more here.

Causes and treatments for a period that won't stop

Although having a long period occasionally is not often a cause for concern, having them frequently or feeling that a period won't stop may indicate an underlying issue. Learn about the causes and what to do here.

What to know about the IUD for endometriosis

An intrauterine device, or IUD, can help some people manage the symptoms of endometriosis. Learn about how it works and the possible side effects in this article.