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Hysterectomy: The Facts

One in three women in the United States has had a hysterectomy by age 60, but unfortunately, many of these may have been unnecessary. Learn the specific cases when a hysterectomy is the best treatment…

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What is the Manchester Procedure?

The Manchester procedure was introduced in 1888 to preserve fertility in young women by correcting prolapse without removing the uterus and ovaries. Find out what it involves and why it's still around…

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Inspiration, Survivor, Miracle: An Amazing Life

Told her odds of survival were less than one percent, 31 year-old Alyssa Phillips took up the challenge and set out to beat those odds. Diagnosed with stage IV cervical neuroendocrine cancer, the …

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