Later Start, Finish to Menstruation May Extend Women's Lives
Those with this pattern were more likely to live past 90, study suggests
Exercise May Keep Diabetes in Check During Pregnancy
Short walks and some strength training each week made a difference for obese women, researchers say
Induced Labor Won't Raise Autism Risk in Kids, Research Suggests
Large study should allay fears that procedure might play a role, researchers say
Even a Little Exercise May Help Younger Women's Hearts
Those active about 2.5 hours a week had 25 percent lower disease risk than those who weren't, study found
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 Healthcare Guidelines
Get regular checkups, preventive exams, and immunizations. Learn about disease prevention and ask your healthcare provider 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?