There are a lot of women in the menopausal stage that are susceptible in getting a heart disease. And hormone replacement therapy has shown to help not only with getting older, but for a woman’s heart health as well.
Womens Health Articles
What Can You Do to Battle the Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) that makes Your life a Living Hell?
Those who have PMDD or Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder can make PMS symptoms so much more tolerable in comparison. So what can you do to deal with this severely difficult health problem that happens several days a month? And what are its symptoms?
Have you smelled "fishy" down there before? And does this odor come with a yellowish discharge? If so, it is BV or bacterial vaginosis, and it can be a problem if it's left untreated.
What are the Causes of Low Estrogen Level and How Does it Affect your Health? What Can You Do About It?
What causes low levels of estrogen? What is estradiol treatment and does it affect your health negatively?
While the anchorwoman Jennifer Livingston defended herself admirably on public television, could it be that Kenneth Krause's email was not really that mean? Could it be that Kenneth Krause really just had her best intentions at heart and she became overly defensive about it?
A Transvaginal mesh is indicated for treatment for a pelvic organ prolapse and similar female health-related conditions as well. However, the problems that most patients encounter with the use of a transvaginal mesh are worse than the problem itself. The FDA has warnings indicated if it is used. Here are alternatives that you can do in lieu of a transvaginal mesh.
Suddenly have that unbearable itching in your nether area? Do you see clumpy, white discharge coming out of your vaginal area that wasn’t there before? You don’t need to worry and panic, check the symptoms and see how vaginal yeast infection can be treated properly.
Rosie O'Donnell just had a heart scare and found out that 99% of her artery is blocked. Rosie didn't know that she was experiencing heart attack, do you? Many women lack awareness of what the heart attack symptoms. Don't become one of these statistics. Know your heart to save your life.
Ever wondered if your period is normal? Are you concerned about your irregular menstrual cycle? What is concerned normal menstrual cycle anyway? Here are the basic facts about menstruation to find out if yours is normal.
Teen abortion is one of the worst risks and problems with teen pregnancy. Find out the reasons why teenagers choose to terminate their unwanted pregnancies, and what we can do to prevent it from happening.
Urinary incontinence is a condition that makes women feel embarrassed and most of them start feeling that they are older than their actual age after getting this problem.
Birth control is a choice that any woman can make. But make sure that you are aware of this choice that you make especially on how it will affect your health and overall well being. Preventing pregnancy is one of the main goals of using Birth Control Pills. But there is definitely more to it that just that.
There’s a new study that shows an Intrauterine Device prevents unwanted pregnancy by almost 99%. Find out why it’s such an effective method for contraception right now.
What information do we have about “birth rape”? Does it really happen? Is it some label that some feminists groups maliciously concocted to stir controversy into a natural human experience? Or is it some exaggerated woman’s unnecessary cry to an experience that she has brought upon herself but turned out to be a traumatic one as well? Or is it for real but is just ignored by the society?
No, I am not talking about the cost of buying them. High heels can make you appear taller and sexier, but wearing them every single day will mean risking your health and possibly obtaining some serious health problems. Are you really sure that you are willing to pay for that in favor of instant power-up of your image?
When Someone You Know Is Suffering from Anorexia Nervosa: Know the Signs and Symptoms in Order to Help
Eating disorders are real problems that affect most women and some men. Anorexia nervosa is one of the most common eating disorders that affect a person’s perception of one’s weight. The irrational feeling that one is overweight is just the beginning of the disorder. What this person does to herself to prevent gaining weight leads to total well being failure and even death. If you know of someone who may be having this kind of disorder, you should know very well when to intervene and save this someone from totally destroying herself.
The Queen of Diva passed away too soon at the age of 48. Illegal drugs and alcohol abuse are speculated causes of her death. Learn from her mistakes and live past 48 years old with a wholesome lifestyle.
Osteoporosis is a major problem in the modern world. A woman had a higher chance, at almost 10 times greater, of getting a fracture related to osteoporosis compared to being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Nobody wants to linger at the gynecologist’s clinic: the faster you get out of there, the better, right? Breast exams, pelvic exams, and pap smears are hardly the most comfortable experiences, and if you could get away with not having them, you probably with.
Though vaginal infection is common, it does not make it okay to have it. It can be painful and embarrassing, not to mention dangerous if not remedied. But what causes vaginal infection in the first place and what are the remedies for it?
Do suddenly feel so itchy down in there? Is it hard for you not to urinate without pain? You may have yeast infection! Here are some natural remedies that you can use to treat it, and most of it is just in your kitchen!
Some women may actually freak out when they have varicose veins because they (varicose veins) can really be unsightly. But more than just the concern of having nice, varicose or spider-veins free legs, you don’t want to have chronic vein problems that can really be a life-long condition. What are the cause and risk factors of having varicose veins? How can you prevent them or at least lessen the hassle, pain, and discomfort of having varicose veins?
Bone health is as very important in your overall well being. If you suffer from thinning, weak, and fragile bones, you might find yourself at even greater risk when you fall, slip, or trip when going about your normal routines. You can reduce the risk of falling ill or suffering from weak bones if you follow these simple tips to prevent osteoporosis.
Fibromyalgia is a medical condition that is characterized by widespread pain in the body. Such pain that is felt by a person with fibromyalgia is often referred to as allodynia, a kind of pain that results from something that does not usually cause pain.
Studies have proven that working women experience higher stress than men. There is also evidence that women are more likely to bring work-related stress at home than their partners.
Are you among the thousands of women who suffer with cellulite problems around your thigh, buttocks, or legs? If so, then perhaps a trip to your favourite salon for a cellulite massage is something worth trying.
The early signs of a heart attack are not that difficult to distinguish. However, you have to understand that the symptoms in women are not always the same as those in men.
Do you have cellulite on your thigh or ab that is distressing you? Though there are many treatments you can do, it can be quite expensive; so, if you are looking for cheaper and more natural options, you can herbal remedies for it.
In this day and age when both parents are working, you can’t help but think how hardworking moms (and dads) really do it? What kind of super power does a working mom possess to be able to fulfill duties at the office and at home? But don’t be fooled with the superpower, because stress can attack anybody, especially working moms, anytime of the day. So, how can working moms really deal with, manage, and overcome stress?
Do you suffer from excruciating low back pain every time your menstruation comes? Menstrual back pain can be such a pain. Here’s how you can reduce that back pain and what you can do to prevent it from being worse.
Many women are so concerned about keeping their skin in top condition, in actively fighting every wrinkle that shows up on their face, as well as numerous other external concerns as they age. But do you know that among the most important things you can take care of is something that you cannot even see?
Even if you don’t admit it, you know that you have an eating disorder that you need to tackle head on. But, coping and dealing with it can be very hard for anyone, more so for teenagers and young adults. Here’s how you can cope with an existing eating disorder.
Having a new baby should be a happy moment for any mother. Carrying your little one for 9 months is hard work but it should pay off when you see your bouncing bundle of joy. But some mothers may experience the baby blues and Postpartum depression (PPD) that may start from the moment they lay eyes on their child and last up to a few weeks or months of giving birth.
Some women may start to experience the symptoms of menopause before the age of 40. But 70% of women will surely go through the whole menopause process. Menopause is a common experience and a big change for women. It is also a challenging phase to go through for any woman because of the physical and emotional ride that comes along with it.
Getting breast implants is not just for the sake of vanity, but can also be an option for women who had to go a mastectomy because of breast cancer. No matter what the cause on why want breast implants, there are also complications that goes with it, with capsular contracture being the most common problem after a breast implant.