Emily Courter

Emily Courter is a New England-based freelance writer covering women’s health and wellness with a particular passion for covering infertility and reproductive health. Check out her work here.

Pregnancy and Postpartum Life

Your Hospital Bag Checklist for Childbirth

We're here to help you pack for labor, delivery and homecoming.

By Emily Courter

Understanding Your Vagina

Your 'Outie Vagina' Is Perfectly Normal

Let's examine what's normal and what's not when it comes to your genital anatomy.

By Emily Courter

Pregnancy and Postpartum Life

Why Some Women Opt for Unassisted Birth and What Doctors Have to Say

Freebirth is a high-risk, high-reward option for labor, but medical experts advise against it.

By Emily Courter

Understanding Women's Fertility

Breaking Down the Costs of Intrauterine Insemination

Fertility treatments are expensive, but there are some options to lower the bill for IUI.

By Emily Courter

Vaginal Conditions

Suffering From Recurrent UTIs? This Supplement Might Help

D-mannose could be worth adding to your regimen to ward off infections.

By Emily Courter

Understanding Women's Fertility

What to Expect During a Hysterosalpingogram

HSG can provide lots of information about why you're struggling to conceive.

By Emily Courter

Menopause

Mitigating the Symptoms of Surgical Menopause

Oophorectomy causes rapid changes to the body, but there are ways to alleviate the discomfort.

By Emily Courter