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What to know about premenstrual syndrome (PMS)

Premenstrual syndrome, or PMS, refers to the physical and psychological symptoms that females experience in the week or two leading up to their menstrual period. Headaches, bloating, cramps, and mood swings are among the most common PMS symptoms. For some, these symptoms are a minor inconvenience. For others, the symptoms can be so severe that… Read More »

What to know about naproxen

People usually use the drug naproxen to relieve pain and swelling, but it can also help treat fever. Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Naproxen is available by prescription, or people can purchase lower-strengths forms over the counter. In this article, we provide an overview of naproxen, including how it works, its uses, and… Read More »

What You Need to Know About Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis, also called “trich,”1 is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that affects 3.7 million people in the U.S.2 Around 143 million new infections are also recorded globally every year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).3 Trichomoniasis can manifest in men and women,4 with women being more prone to this infection.5 Around 2.3 million women… Read More »