Gov. Baker Signs Bill To Offset Federal Family Planning RuleGov. Charlie Baker has signed a bill approving $8 million to offset the potential loss of federal funding to women's reproductive health organizations under a new Trump administration rule.
Suicide Rates Increasing Among Middle-Aged WomenSuicide rates, in general, have been on the rise in recent years, but especially among women between the ages of 45 and 64.
Strength-Training Can Help Older Women With AgingWould you like to ward off the effects of aging? Strength-training may do the trick.
Feminine Hygiene Products Could Be Doing More Harm Than GoodResearchers find feminine hygiene products could be leading to more infections and could be disturbing the normal distribution of bacteria.
Scientists Discover New Drugs To Treat Hot FlashesScientists have developed a new class of experimental drugs to treat menopausal hot flashes.
HealthWatch: Drinking Soda May Impact FertilityCould drinking soda affect your chances of having a baby?
Removal Of Tonsils, Appendix May Affect FertilityA new study suggests that women who had their appendix or tonsils removed had higher pregnancy rates than those who did not.
Experts Say Routine Pelvic Exams May Not Be NecessaryThe U.S. Preventative Services Task Force, a panel of health experts, says there isn't enough evidence to recommend for or against routine pelvic exams in otherwise healthy women.
No Evidence 'Natural' IVF Is Better Than TraditionalIt's being called “natural” IVF and offers a woman the option to have the embryos form inside her womb rather than outside.
Study Shows Stress Affects Women More Than MenA new study shows stress at work takes a disproportionate toll on women.
What Every Woman Needs to Know About Heart Attacks: Recognizing Symptoms is Only Part of the StoryHeart attacks are primarily a problem for middle-aged men, right? Think again. Every year, about 460,000 women in the U.S. suffer a heart attack.
Stopping Migraines Before They StartA migraine is much more than a bad headache. The pain affects roughly 36 million Americans a year – impacting family time, quality of life, and for some, the ability to work.
Epigenetics and PregnancyHeredity and genetics determine a number of key traits in offspring. But When genes are mutated, or damaged, these mutations can change the DNA code and increase a person’s likelihood of developing certain diseases.
"The Angelina Jolie Effect:" What You Need to Consider Before Deciding about Breast SurgeryTwo years later "The Angelina Effect" continues to influence critical decisions among women with breast cancer.
What You Need to Know about Breast Tissue DensityRegardless of breast density, routine mammography remains the most important imaging exam to screen for breast cancer.