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How does HIV testing work?

Though there is no cure for HIV, treatment options greatly reduce transmission and symptoms. Book an appointment to get tested through FPA.

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Ten positive habits to start in your twenties

It's never too early to form healthy habits. We've put together a list of good habits to practice in your twenties that are sure to pay off in the long term.

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My periods are irregular, but my pregnancy test is negative

If you have an irregular period, determining if you're pregnant can be difficult. Here's what to think about after a negative pregnancy test.

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Topic Tuesday: I have already had an abnormal pap. Should I still get the HPV vaccine?

Yes! If you have had an abnormal pap, you have likely been exposed to at least one strain of HPV. Unfortunately, there are many different HPV strains. Some type

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Topic Tuesday: What is Vaginitis?

Great question! Vaginitis is an irritation of your vagina or vulva.

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Topic Tuesday: My period is two weeks late, but my pregnancy test is negative.

Great question – it is sometimes frustrating to determine if you could be pregnant, and if you aren’t, why your period might be late!

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Why Do Some Women Have Heavy Periods?

Why Do Some Women Have Heavy Periods? So it's that time of the month again, your period is here and seems to be heavier than other women you talk to. Why is it

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Vaginal Itching/Dryness and Birth Control

"I have vaginal itching and dryness since I started taking the pill – could it be causing it?"

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Topic Tuesday: My period is almost 2 weeks late. I took a test and it was negative, but could I still be pregnant?

Great question – it is sometimes frustrating to determine if you could be pregnant, and if you aren’t, why your period might be late! The simple answer is y

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