A new study found a dramatic difference in the size of the hypothalamus between women taking the oral contraceptive pill and those not using it.
Breast reduction surgery is a cosmetic procedure that can reduce the size of a person’s breasts. Learn about who can benefit and how the procedure works here.
Clinical articles with male first or last authors tend to be more positive about findings than those with female first and last authors, says a new study.
Uterine fibroids can be painful and disrupt daily life. Learn about what treatments and medications are available and how to ease the pain.
Some people may experience perceived or actual weight gain around the time of their period. Read on to find out why and how to prevent weight gain during a period.
A new study of females aged 50 and over suggests that those who include more refined carbohydrates in their diet have an increased risk of insomnia.
An abortion is unlikely to affect a woman’s fertility or future pregnancies. Also, it is possible to become pregnant shortly after an abortion. Learn more here.
An HCG test can show if a woman is pregnant and if their body is producing the right level of pregnancy hormones. We look at the accuracy of HCG tests and what factors can affect results.
Asexuality is a sexual orientation that involves a lack of sexual attraction. This article looks at what it means to be on the asexual spectrum.
Depression is a mental health condition that can affect anyone, including women during pregnancy. Learn more about depression during pregnancy, including the symptoms and safe treatments.