What Are the Differences Between Mild and Severe Preeclampsia?
Pregnancy is a time of huge physical and emotional change, and can come with some pretty amazing perks—glowing skin and shiny hair, anyone? But so...
The lesser-known 'twin' of endometriosis: Adenomyosis
Painful, heavy periods, pelvic pain, fertility issues: Any of these could point toward a diagnosis of adenomyosis. Less widely recognized than end...
Can You Run While Pregnant? Here's What Experts Say
Running is an excellent form of exercise; it strengthens your muscles, builds your endurance, and clears your head. But if you’re pregnant, you ma...
6–12 prunes a day may lower inflammation, protect bones
New research finds that the anti-inflammatory benefits of prunes may help protect bones in older women. Westend61/Getty Images
In the United...
This Common Medication Could Be Hurting Your Brain, New Study Says
Women who took this on a regular basis showed more rapid signs of cognitive decline.
Many of us think a decrease in cognitive ability is part of t...
Signs You Have a "Deadly" Blood Clot Inside You
You may associate blood clotting with the natural process of healing, the scab that develops over a minor scrape or cut. But if a blood clot devel...
How new endometriosis guidelines will improve diagnosis, treatment
Researchers in Europe have created new guidelines for diagnosing and treating endometriosis.
They have made significant updates to five key area...
Can chronic antibiotic use cause cognitive decline?
A recent study found chronic midlife antibiotic use in women was linked to mild decreases in cognitive ability 7 years later.
Small decreases wer...
Here's What Endometriosis Feels Like, Say Physicians
Endometriosis is a condition that affects women in their childbearing years that can cause infertility and extreme abdominal pain. It can be chall...
Can I Take Midol While Breastfeeding?
Menstrual pains can be some of the most intense and frustrating discomfort menstruating individuals experience on a regular basis. Whether your pe...
The 11 Best Compression Socks for Nurses of 2022
Get the support you need during long shifts on your feet
Spending all day on your feet can be an incredibly uncomfortable experience. But for nurs...
Period Pain: Why It Happens and How to Take Control of It, According to Ob-Gyns
Periods and discomfort pretty much go hand-in-hand. After all, most people who menstruate experience some level of pain during that time of the mon...
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