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pandia health vs nurx

Pandia Health versus NuRX

  Difference Between Nurx and Pandia Health Pandia Health is the only practicing reproductive health physician company in the birth control delivery space founded and led by women. Its mission is to make women’s lives easier by providing one-stop shopping for recurring medications starting with birth control. This feminist company provides convenient, reliable, and discreet […]

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Will my acne go away

how long does it take for acne to go away?

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team TLDR: depends but usually for a new acne lesion to be gone it could be 1-2 weeks. What is acne?  Acne is a skin condition that occurs when follicles in the skin become clogged with oil (sebum), dead skin cells, and sometimes bacterial. […]

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What is emergency contraception and how does it work

What is Emergency Contraception and How Does it Work?

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team 70% of people with uteri between the ages of 15 and 44 are at risk of unintended pregnancy. Because the average childbearing person only has two children in their life, she will have to spend almost 30 years of her life […]

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Breastfeeding and Birth Control

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team Is it Safe to Use Birth Control While Breastfeeding? TLDR: Yes, it is safe to use birth control while breastfeeding. However, depending on which method, it may decrease your milk supply. Getting pregnant soon after giving birth can be incredibly difficult […]

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Family planning: when to stop birth control

Natural Family Planning

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team What Is Natural Family Planning or Fertility Awareness Method? The average American woman only wants to have two children in her lifetime. Children are a significant time, money, and emotional investment. Despite the massive strides women have made to obtain equality, […]

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Birth Control And Pregnancy

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team What You Need to Know About Birth Control and Pregnancy The average woman in the U.S. wants to have two children. To accomplish this goal, she spends only about 3 years of her life: pregnant, in the postpartum period, or attempting […]

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pregnant woman with ultrasound of baby

Family Planning: When to Stop Birth Control

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team. Updated on January 21, 2021 Family planning is often thought of as the time in which a woman determines she is ready to have children. While this alone may seem simple, there are several components to consider, and they  begin the […]

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Obamacare, medicare, and birth control

Obamacare, Medicare and Birth Control

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), Birth Control/Contraceptive Coverage Before Congress passed the Affordable Care Act (ACA), health insurance providers were not required to cover any form of birth control under U.S. law. At the […]

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insurance and birth control

Insurance and Birth Control

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team Will Insurance Pay for Birth Control? Before the Affordable Care Act (ACA), health insurance plans were not required to cover any forms of birth control. After Congress passed the ACA in 2010, insurance companies were required to cover all FDA approved […]

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anemia and birth control

Anemia and Birth Control

Medically reviewed by Sophia Yen, MD, MPH – Written by Pandia Health Editorial Team Can Hormonal Birth Control Treat Anemia? TLDR: Yes, Birth control pills, birth control patch, birth control ring, the IUD with hormone, injection, implant, can all help treat anemia. Iron-deficiency anemia is a common health condition that can range in severity from […]

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