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.
In the past 6 years, more women have died from opioid pain reliever overdoses than from motor vehicle-related injuries.
Birth control is treated as a preventive health service under the Affordable Care Act. But Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett just signed a state budget that denies abortion coverage to anyone who participates in health exchanges.
There is a really strange study being done at McMaster University in Canada. They asked the question, why is there menopause?
Heart disease kills more women than all the cancers together. Sadly, most women, and a surprisingly big number of doctors, don’t know this.
Many women think they don’t have to worry about ovarian cancer because they’ve had a normal pap test. But the pap test is not an early detection test for ovarian cancer.
The pap test is not an early detection test for ovarian cancer.
Do you sit most of the day? It is probably not a good idea. You need to get up and around.
Breast cancer is the most common non-skin cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in North American women. A mammogram is the only screening test shown to reduce breast cancer-related mortality.
The risk of kidney stones is 10-15 percent in the United State – and some people are at greater risk than others.
A study of 93,000 women found that those who ate three or more servings of blueberries or strawberries per week were 32% less likely to have a heart attack.
Ovarian cancer is a very frustrating cancer to treat because there are symptoms of this cancer but they are not easy to pinpoint – they are vague symptoms.