In perimenopause? You can still get preggers! A new review in the Canadian Medical Association Journal outlines the safest contraception options for women 40 and older.
Women who suffer from severe hot flashes during menopause may be less productive at work than those who don’t, according to a new study from drug maker Pfizer, Inc.
Support your sisters! 1 in 4 women with breast cancer report symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder shortly after diagnosis, according to a new study from the New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.
An FDA panel has voted against approval of two drugs intended to reduce the frequency and severity of menopausal hot flashes. The panel members said that neither had enough benefit to offset their risks.
Celebrate International Women’s Day! This year’s theme is “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women.” Up to 70 percent of women worldwide report having experienced physical or sexual violence. Learn how you can put an end to gender-based violence.
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