Stroke kills more women than men – it is the third leading cause of female death. But, according to the American Heart Association, less than half of women know the signs.
Those with better education live longer and are more productive.
There is new research that suggests for the first time that some cases of ovarian cancer are associated with obesity.
As women go through menstruation and then start to develop, their bodies change and drugs may be metabolized differently.
It is too early to change recommendations but a Swedish study has found that it might take only 2 doses of the HPV vaccine – not 3 – to offer protection against genital warts.
The bus, which is outfitted with comfortable seats and décor, will have experienced heart health professionals on board to provide blood pressure and Body Mass Index Tests and educate women about heart disease.
Researchers found that women who engaged in both aerobic exercise and muscle strengthening activities were only a third as likely to develop diabetes than their inactive counterparts.
If you are a migraine sufferer and you notice that your headaches occur at the same time each month, you may have what is called a menstrual migraine.
Approximately one in six women will have a hip fracture in her lifetime. One in 35 will die from complications related to the break. So, what can you do to reduce the chances it will happen to you?
It is estimated that 75% of women experience morning sickness at some time during their pregnancy. So, what are the best options for treatment?
Despite numerous studies stating the contrary, there are still many women who think it is next to impossible for them to suffer a heart attack.
We are a nation that likes our medical tests but there is a big problem that can occur – too much exposure to radiation.
The most common bacterial infections in women are urinary tract infections. Fifty percent of women will have one in their lifetime.
A new report has found that women who take aspirin every other day have a reduced risk of developing colorectal cancer.
When you look at it closely, the numbers are quite concerning. Anorexia nervosa affects more than 1 out of every hundred women with teens and young adults the most vulnerable.