• Work and family demands may impact women's heart health
    on 19th October 2019 at 10:00 am

    A new Brazilian study has found that stress arising from balancing work and family life can detrimentally affect women’s cardiovascular health. […]

  • What to do if you cannot feel an IUD's strings
    on 17th October 2019 at 6:00 pm

    An IUD has strings that hang down into the vagina. People should locate these strings regularly to make sure that the IUD is still in place. Learn why the IUD strings might be missing and what to do here. […]

  • What to know about cramping and IUDs
    on 17th October 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Many people experience cramping after the insertion or removal of an IUD. Cramping usually disappears fairly quickly. However, some people may experience cramping for days or months after the procedure. Learn more about IUD-related cramping here. […]

  • Estrogen exposure may stave off cognitive decline in women
    on 17th October 2019 at 7:00 am

    New research suggests that estrogen exposure and hormone replacement therapy can help maintain cognitive health in postmenopausal women. […]

  • What to know about third trimester weight gain
    on 15th October 2019 at 7:00 pm

    A woman may gain weight during the third trimester of pregnancy. This is because the fetus is growing and the body is preparing for delivery. Learn more about third trimester weight gain here. […]

  • How to treat pregnancy acne
    on 14th October 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Hormonal changes can cause pregnancy acne. We discuss the appearance of pregnancy acne, whether acne is an early sign of pregnancy, and whether it continues after pregnancy. […]