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5 Secrets You Need To Tell Your Gynecologist

Posted 01.17.2013 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul From the easy-to-forget details to the hard-to-talk-about problems, your gynecologist needs to know it all. Click through th...

The 7 Most Surprising Facts About Women's Bodies

Posted 01.08.2013 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul It's quirkier and more interesting than you ever realized. ...

Itching and Burning and Bumps, Oh My! A Guide to Vaginal Issues

Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park | Posted 05.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park

Women are bound to experience issues "down there" from time to time. It's perfectly normal! See your doctor with any concerns you may have, and remember that vaginal issues are nothing to be embarrassed about.

9 Crazy Questions People Ask Gynecologists

Posted 11.05.2012 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Two OB-GYNs share their patients’ awkward, unusual and out-there concerns, as well as the sometimes-shocking answers. (Admit it: ...

Sleep vs. Exercise: Which Is More Important?

Posted 01.14.2013 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul We get the experts to answer your most pressing either-or health questions. As a reminder, always consult your doctor for me...

Rosie Is Not Alone!

Leigh Vinocur, M.D. | Posted 12.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Leigh Vinocur, M.D.

Despite women being vigilant when it comes to the heart health of their loved ones, they notoriously put themselves last when it comes to their own health.

Menopause

Laura Tompkins | Posted 12.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Laura Tompkins

A creative, comedic, and cathartic take on life's transitions. Menopause feels as if your body is possessed by some alien... a nasty, evil, sev...

The Future With Health: Women Taking Over and Controlling Health

Ellie Cachette | Posted 11.12.2012 | Women
Ellie Cachette

Public health in the U.S. is a huge issue. Trying to be healthy, staying healthy, and continuing to be health. Why do women matter? Because they (we) are building bigger and better companies than ever imaginable.

Barbra Streisand Takes Aim at Eliminating 'Yentl Syndrome' in Leading Killer of Women: Heart Disease

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 08.18.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

When it comes to a major killer of women, there's heartening news out of Southern California concerning an increased philanthropic leadership by Barbra Streisand in support of research and therapies for women's heart disease.

Daily Commute Hard On Women's Mental Health, Study Shows

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 10.24.2011 | Women

Women's mental health takes more of a hit from the daily work commute than men's, a study reported on by WebMD News finds. Co-author of the study ...

Guidelines Push Back Age For Cervical Cancer Tests

nytimes.com | DENISE GRADY | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

New guidelines for cervical cancer screening say women should delay their first Pap test until age 21, and be screened less often than recommended in ...

Pregnant Women and Mothers Deserve Better

Lynn M. Paltrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynn M. Paltrow

Implying that the decisions individual women make to have abortions is the same or worse than a holocaust denying and it should stop.

How to be a Better Mother in the New Year

Joyce McFadden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joyce McFadden

An occasional reference to our imperfection is one thing; an ongoing commentary is different. You might think that little remarks about weight are harmless, but they add up.

Blue Labia: Turn Up The Sexual Heat This Winter

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Karen Salmansohn

Your first and foremost need for a peppy libido is plain ol' good basic health. You need this as a strong foundation for your libido to be at its best.