Bloating is a common symptom of pregnancy, but there are many other causes of bloating and other signs of pregnancy. Find out how to tell the difference between being bloated or pregnant here.
Monthly menstruation can have a big effect on bowel movements, causing constipation or diarrhea. Some people call this “period poop.” We explain the link between periods and bowel movements here.
Single-number survival estimates for people with late stage breast cancer are unhelpful, research shows. So what approach would be more beneficial?
A new meta-analysis of existing studies finds that quitting smoking and maintaining a healthy weight may lessen the impact of hot flashes and night sweats.
A new study suggests that some occupations may increase women’s risk of cardiovascular problems. Chief among these seems to be jobs in the care sector.
Vaginal pain may result from injury, infection, or no identifiable cause. Learn more about what can cause vaginal pain, as well as other symptoms and ways to find relief.
New research from the American Heart Association finds that women who eat more of the day’s calories after 6 p.m. have poorer cardiovascular health.
A yeast infection occurs when there is a Candida yeast overgrowth. This infection can affect many parts of the body, including the breasts. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options here.
The monthly menstrual cycle consists of several stages that the female body goes through to prepare for the possibility of pregnancy. Learn about each stage of the menstrual cycle here.
Vestibular papillomatosis refers to small bumps that can occur on the vulva. These bumps are not a sign of disease and are not contagious. Learn more here.