Angelina Jolie says she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed last week to ensure she has a long life with her husband and six children.
A new study suggests that girls who drink a lot of sugar-filled drinks may start their menstrual periods earlier than girls who consume other beverages.
We’ve come to accept stress as a part of our daily lives. But for women, especially younger women, there’s a new and embarrassing effect of stress – hair loss.
Florence Mediate loves to travel, but she hasn’t taken a trip since 2012.
Doris Haropulos is fighting for her life. The 79-year-old was diagnosed with late stage ovarian cancer last year after months of feeling bloated and nauseous.
Vitamin D is thought to be good for the bones, and good for the heart.
At menopause, typically around age 50, the ovaries shut down and a woman’s hormones change.
Forget what you think you know about heart disease. There’s new information that’s shaking things up a bit.
The regularly scheduled pap smear — for many women, it’s a routine part of getting a checkup.
Krissy McNeil, 37, doesn’t mind picking up toys at her Pittsburgh home.
When Anne-Marie Conlan was pregnant with her first child, she was rushed to the hospital at 37 weeks with pre-eclampsia.
A large new study from the American Cancer Society finds walking an hour a day could significantly reduce an older woman’s chances of getting breast cancer.
Canadian researchers think they have the answer for why women eventually hit menopause: men.
Fibroids are very common. Vitamin D deficiency is also very common.
Could pap tests be the key to discovering deeper gynecologic cancers?