• Living with Endometriosis: Sofia Arellano

    You sit up in the middle of night, it feels like there is a hot barbed wire wrapped around your insides, tearing your flesh It’s off to the ER again, hopefully for morphine to numb the pounding in your body that feels like you've been hit by a train Likely though, you’re in for a long wait just...

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  • V Word Weekly Links

    Here's what we were up to this week besides listening to Solange's new album When I Get Home on repeat LISTENING We recorded a new episode this week on the history of contraception - listen in! It's a good one READING Maternal Mortality in the US (Emily Kaplan,...

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  • V Word Weekly Links

    Here's what we've been up to this week besides trying out our new essential oil face washes we made at a Wing Event a few weeks ago: READING I didn't kill my baby (NYTimes) a must read Women on Postpartum Bodies (Mothermag) What you need to know about Emergency Contraception (Ebony...

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  • V Word Weekly Links

    Here's what we were up this week besides delivering babies! New podcast on Incontinence (peeing yourself) with Dr Rogo-Gupta READING The Cut's Best Sex Writing (The Cut) Masturbation, Talking dirty, etc Alcohol in Pregnancy (NYT) Postpartum Depression: New programs and...

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  • Peeing Yourself: What you should know about pelvic floor disorders

    FIRST, check out our amazing episode on Incontinence, Ask a Lady Doc with Stanford Urogynecologist, Dr Lisa Rogo-Gupta Once you’ve been potty trained no one ever goes back and asks how things are going And that is why Dr Lisa Rogo-Gupta says too many people are suffering in silence...

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  • V word Weekly Links

    This has been an exciting week over at The V Word!  Besides practicing our Pelosi clap, here's what else we were up to: We released an important episode about PostPartum Depression talking everything from #warriorbirths to what to do if you don't feel like how you're "supposed" to feel with a...

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