Breast-Density Changes May Be Tied to Cancer Risk: Study
Breast tissue that developed cancer tended to undergo more varied density changes over time, research shows
Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women
Study calculated chances of heart attack and cardiac death
Even When Breast Cancer Gene Test Is Negative, Risk Can Persist: Study
BRCA screening has its limits in assessing dangers for women with a family history of disease, experts say
Women's Chest Pain Unreliable Indicator of Heart Attack: Study
Scientific tools, not patient complaints, needed for accurate diagnosis, expert says
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?