More Young Breast Cancer Patients Getting Gene Test
New study finds nearly all women under 40 at diagnosis are opting for BRCA evaluation
CDC Reports Link Between Zika Virus and Microcephaly in Brazil
And two U.S. women who contracted the virus while abroad suffered miscarriages, according to reports
Many U.S. Women Still Smoke Before, During Pregnancy: Report
Smoking puts about 300,000 infants at risk each year, experts say
Prenatal Acetaminophen Use Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids: Study
But the effect was small and experts say there's no reason to switch to other painkillers
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?