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Health in Media FINAL

9/3/2018
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The media influences all aspects of our life, including the way we view our health and wellness. Let's explore some of the ways women's health is portrayed (the good and bad) on TV, film, the news, & more. The Drs. also interview special guest, Dr. Nita Landry, Co-Host of the Emmy Award winning show, 'The Doctors' and get her take on medicine & media.

Duration:00:46:17

IPV

8/23/2018
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1 in 3 women in the U.S. will experience some form of domestic or intimate partner violence in her lifetime. Here's what it looks like up close, how it affects your entire health, and what you can do to help.

Duration:00:53:56

Sex ED

8/6/2018
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Everyone has a story... whether it's the banana and the condom or the question box with answers read aloud by your PE teacher, sex ed comes for us all.

Duration:00:40:17

Painful Sex

7/30/2018
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Let's not pretend sex is a walk in the park every single time. When it's great, it's great; but when sex is painful, it's time to talk to your gyno. Drs. Jenn & Erica are here for you, lovelies. Special interview with sexual health expert, NP Kelsey Lynd at Stanford University.

Duration:00:31:16

Miscarriage

7/17/2018
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They're often stigmatized and rarely normalized, but miscarriages happen A LOT, and not because of anything you did. Drs. Jenn & Erica break down one of the most common gynecologic issues known to woman.

Duration:00:44:05

Families Separated

6/20/2018
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There are no words for what we are doing to children and mothers at the U.S.-Mexico border. There will be serious health implications, and we're going to talk about them right. now.

Duration:00:34:08

Postpartum Vagina

6/18/2018
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Nobody likes talking about it, so that's why we're delving deep into the aftermath that is the postpartum vagina. What happens to your vagina after birth? We're talking peeing yourself, sandpaper vaginas (ouch), & postpartum sex. Get ready for this.

Duration:00:44:24

Lesbian Health

6/4/2018
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Lesbian health is women's health: it's the same, it's different, and it's unique. Drs. Jenn & Erica discuss all the ways the health system stands to improve and hear firsthand stories of people who've navigated it. Plus, expert advise from Dr. Juno Obedin-Maliver of the PRIDE study!

Duration:00:36:51

Episode 9- Trump's Gag Rule

5/28/2018
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Seriously, how far away are we from Gilead? Dr. Jenn & Dr. Erica break down the Trump administration's new domestic Gag Rule and the terribleness it means for women's health.

Duration:00:35:22

Episode 8 - FWC

4/30/2018
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In no other area of medicine is practicing without a license allowed, but guess what? Fake women's health clinics are manned by pretend medical personnel and have one mission in mind: to con women into keeping unwanted pregnancies. Bonus fact: your tax dollars fund them.

Duration:00:30:38

Episode 6- ACA

4/3/2018
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Did you know there's a federal contraceptive coverage guarantee in the Affordable Care Act? Well, you'd better, because our government is actively trying to undo it. Here's what you need to know, NOW. Featuring Kinsey Hasstedt, Senior Policy Manager and reproductive health policy expert with the Guttmacher Institute.

Duration:00:35:57

Episode 6 - Birth. Control.

3/19/2018
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From old school to high tech, let's talk birth control. Dr. Jenn & Dr. Erica explore why your grandmother's birth control pill sucked, what not to do with a vaginal ring, and how much stock to put in fertility awareness apps. Get ready.

Duration:00:45:12

Episode 5- Vaginas Vaginas Vaginas

2/28/2018
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Alright, let's do this: VAGINAS. There's no user manual, but maybe there should be. Let's talk normal, not normal, and just plain weird. This episode is sassy, features a lil' Harry Potter, and is not for young ears. Enjoy!

Duration:00:30:39

Episode 4: Fertility Preservation

2/19/2018
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Believe it or not, we have the most number of eggs when we are in our mothers’ wombs. We have 6-7 million eggs at around 20 weeks of gestation, and that supply is going down even before we are born, even before puberty, and regardless of whether we’re pregnant, regardless of whether we’re on birth control, we’re still losing eggs every month.

Duration:00:14:57

Episode 3- The Postpartum Period

2/8/2018
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Congrats on your new baby, but hows that vajayjay doing? Let's dive deep with all those postpartum questions you're too nervous or embarrassed to ask out loud. We've got you covered mama.

Duration:00:22:48

Episode 2- Abortion Ban - PART 2

2/6/2018
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Abortions are theoretical, until you need one. Hear a first hand account of one woman's decision to have a second trimester abortion.

Duration:00:22:14

Episode 2- Abortion Bans - PART 1

2/6/2018
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Here we go again with legislators interfering in the exam room. In PART 1, we'll break down the recent 20 week abortion ban in the Senate, and prove that anyone who voted for it is an absolute tool bag. Then in PART 2, we'll hear from a woman describe her own experience with second trimester abortion.

Duration:00:24:29

Episode 1: Uterus for Hire - PART 2

2/6/2018
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"If you want to be a family, you should get to be a family." Meet an incredible woman who, in the middle of medical school, decided to become a gestational carrier for complete strangers.

Duration:00:38:29

Espiode 1- Uterus for Hire - PART 1

2/1/2018
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The possibilities of modern day reproduction are endless. In Part 1, the doctors explore what gestational surrogacy is and isn't. In Part 2, hear the incredible story of one woman who became a gestational carrier just 6 months after giving birth to her daughter, and all while in medical school. Gestational Carrier Map: https://www.creativefamilyconnections.com/us-surrogacy-law-map/ Gay couple sues U.S. after twin son's citizenship is...

Duration:00:18:44