Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism
Cutting back on sweets helps, while exercising before meals may not, small study finds
Attempted Suicide Rates in U.S. Remain Unchanged
Men more often resorted to violent means, while women turned to poisoning, drowning, study finds
Many Women With Chronic Ills Don't Use Online Tools
Research suggests older, less-educated females are missing out on help or support
Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
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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?