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Simple Steps to Prevent Breast Cancer
Simple Steps to Prevent Breast Cancer
It's the ultimate betrayal. A campaign of disinformation designed to pull the wool over your eyes. The for-profit cancer industry makes a fortune overdiagnosing breast cancer cases and then ...
05-20-2022
New Study to Examine Link Between Blood Pressure Meds and Breast Cancer
New Study to Examine Link Between Blood Pressure Meds and Breast Cancer
A new study conducted by Curtin University will examine the link between long-term use of common blood pressure pills and the risks of getting breast cancer. The lead ...
05-18-2022
New Micro Device Increases Chances of IVF Success
New Micro Device Increases Chances of IVF Success
A research team led by the University of Adelaide has helped develop a groundbreaking new device that significantly improves the efficiency of the only fertility treatment currently available ...
05-16-2022
Daughter Beguiled Into Believing She Was Male, Took Hormones: Mother Discusses Her Child’s Detransition
Daughter Beguiled Into Believing She Was Male, Took Hormones: Mother Discusses Her Child’s Detransition
A week before Emma* turned 18, she told her family that she was a boy. "We were really sceptical," said her mother, Judith Hunter, "She had no history ...
05-10-2022
Which Intestines for Food and Cosmetics?
Which Intestines for Food and Cosmetics?
The Food and Drug Administration recently reopened comments about their policy of allowing some intestines, but not others, into the U.S. food supply. When the first few cases ...
05-10-2022
Menopause: Pharmaceutical and Natural Supports
Menopause: Pharmaceutical and Natural Supports
Older adult women are often left to suffer from hot flashes, mood changes, sudden fluctuations in energy, weight gain, and drastic change to the body they’d previously known. ...
05-8-2022
When Gender Surgery Goes Wrong
When Gender Surgery Goes Wrong
About 9,000 transgender surgeries are performed a year in the United States as government and private insurance increasingly cover them. Globally, the sex reassignment surgery market is projected ...
05-7-2022
Does Laptop Wi-Fi Affect Fertility?
Does Laptop Wi-Fi Affect Fertility?
“It is impossible to imagine a modern socially-active man who does not use mobile devices and/or computers with Wi-Fi function.” Might cell phones or wireless internet be harmful for male fertility? You ...
05-6-2022
How to Maximize Your Menses
How to Maximize Your Menses
As women living in modernity, we spend more time refreshing our inbox than we do checking in with our bodies. In a world where productivity reigns supreme, how ...
05-6-2022
The Baby Effect
The Baby Effect
Most women know the downsides of having children later in life, but the positives often get overlooked. One of the major upsides is that women who have children ...
05-3-2022
Eating for Healthier Hair
Eating for Healthier Hair
All mammals grow hair, but the head hair of humans is unique. It’s one of the first things we notice about people. Unlike eyes, noses, and other prominent ...
05-3-2022
Urinary Tract Infections
Urinary Tract Infections
How Do I Know If I Have a Urinary Tract Infection? A urinary tract infection (UTI) isn't difficult to recognize: You'll feel a pressing need to empty your ...
05-2-2022
Diet and PMS
Diet and PMS
How can my diet affect my premenstrual symptoms? What you eat and drink can have a big influence on both the physical and emotional symptoms you may have ...
04-30-2022
Flawed CDC Study Wrongly Concludes COVID Vaccines Safe in Pregnancy
Flawed CDC Study Wrongly Concludes COVID Vaccines Safe in Pregnancy
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) earlier this year recommended women who are pregnant, recently pregnant, who are trying to become pregnant now or who might become pregnant ...
04-29-2022
Warning: Emotional Stress Increases Breast Cancer Risk
Warning: Emotional Stress Increases Breast Cancer Risk
The diagnosis of breast cancer is inevitably a very emotional event.  As your mind races a hundred miles an hour, dozens of questions come to the surface.  You ...
04-26-2022
Torsion: A Twisted Ovary Story
Torsion: A Twisted Ovary Story
L.B. was a 45-year-old mother of two boys who was brought to the emergency department by her husband. She was having severe lower pelvic pain, and I was ...
04-25-2022
How Dairy Affects a Woman’s Risk of Breast Cancer
How Dairy Affects a Woman’s Risk of Breast Cancer
According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), breast cancer has now surpassed lung cancer as the world’s most commonly diagnosed cancer. If you saw our recent ...
04-23-2022
How Hormones Hinder Weight Loss Efforts
How Hormones Hinder Weight Loss Efforts
The human body is a miracle of form and function that can constantly adjust itself to different foods, temperatures, ailments, and imbalances. And yet, it is also vulnerable, ...
04-22-2022
The Health Issues That Affect Optimal Fertility
The Health Issues That Affect Optimal Fertility
One in ten couples has a challenge conceiving. If you have experienced trouble getting pregnant, or lost a pregnancy, it is normal to want to know why. While ...
04-21-2022
Do You Really Need That Nose Job? Selfies Distort Facial Features, Study Shows
Do You Really Need That Nose Job? Selfies Distort Facial Features, Study Shows
With the advent of smartphones came the rise of selfies, shared daily by "like"-seeking millions across social media. But a small new study suggests that, unlike photos taken ...
04-9-2022
How a Baby Becomes Part of a Mother
How a Baby Becomes Part of a Mother
In the early weeks of pregnancy, a connection is made between the mother and her growing baby as they exchange cells across the placenta. This little-known phenomenon will ...
04-8-2022
Do I Have a Hormone Imbalance?
Do I Have a Hormone Imbalance?
Your body contains chemical messengers called hormones. Your hormones travel throughout your bloodstream to provide organs and tissues with instructions for what they need to do. This is ...
04-5-2022
Green Beauty Product Testing Finds More Than 60% Have PFAS Indicators
Green Beauty Product Testing Finds More Than 60% Have PFAS Indicators
Green cosmetic makers know their audience. One manufacturer, in addition to the standard lines about how long-lasting and colorful their product is, says that their lip tint is “cruelty-free,” vegan, ...
04-1-2022
Bracing for Incontinence
Bracing for Incontinence
As a woman gets older, she's more likely to experience certain forms of unintended urination. Incontinence often sneaks up on women, becoming gradually more common with age. And ...
03-31-2022
Study Finds Link Between Glyphosate Exposure and Pregnancy Length
Study Finds Link Between Glyphosate Exposure and Pregnancy Length
Women exposed to the herbicide glyphosate were more likely to experience shorter pregnancies, according to a study published last week in the journal Environmental Research. Glyphosate is the active ingredient ...
03-30-2022
Rise in Birth Defects for Babies Whose Fathers Took Common Diabetes Drug
Rise in Birth Defects for Babies Whose Fathers Took Common Diabetes Drug
Babies born to fathers who were taking the common diabetes drug metformin may have a slightly increased risk of certain birth defects, a large new study suggests. Among over 1 ...
03-30-2022
Listen to Your Heart: Women and Heart Disease
Listen to Your Heart: Women and Heart Disease
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women of all ages, races, and shapes and sizes in the United States. But women sometimes experience heart disease ...
03-29-2022