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In search of the perfect short-term contraceptive (maybe safe for work but probably TMI)

May 13, 2010


I’m wrote what follows, but Shoshana read it and approves its publication. A little over a year and a half ago Shoshana’s gynecologist switched her oral contraceptive from Triphasil to Yaz as a lower dose intermediate step before menopause. A month ago her gynecologist told her to go off oral contraception entirely so she could tell when […]

Health update: second biopsy

May 13, 2010


This is a follow-up to my January and February posts. In January I reported that an increase in my PSA would necessitate a prostate biopsy and in February I reported that the biopsy was inconclusive and would require another biopsy in April. In March at the suggestion of our friend Jeff Marker, who has been […]