Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk for Aggressive Breast Cancer in Black Women
Finding was specific to tough-to-treat estrogen receptor-negative tumors, researchers say
Special Therapy May Help Relieve 'Complicated Grief'
Standard depression treatment is less successful after a loved one dies, study finds
Nearly 5 Percent of Young U.S. Women Have Chlamydia: CDC
They should be screened yearly for the sexually transmitted disease, experts say
NIH Adds $10M to Encourage Gender Balance in Clinical Trials
These strategic investments help incorporate sex into existing funded studies, U.S. health officials say
Woman's Guide to Good Health
A Woman's Journey
From adolescence to pregnancy to menopause, a woman's gender gives her a unique health perspective on life.
In Good Health
Healthy habits can help you live your life to the fullest-follow a well-balanced diet, get plenty of exercise, and keep stress under control.
Women's Health Issues
Breast and gynecological health are two issues that women are most concerned about, but heart disease and osteoporosis are also critical.
Women's Health Care Guidelines
Get regular checkups, preventive examinations, and immunizations. Learn about disease prevention and ask your physician for specific information regarding your needs.
Heart Quiz for Women Only
As a woman, do you know what your risk is for developing heart disease? You might be surprised. Take this quiz, based on information from the American Heart Association, and see how much you know about heart disease in women.
Answer this one: Although mammograms can identify tumors at a very early stage, the tumors may have been growing for how long by the time they show up on the X-ray?