Women's Health Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26
Shoes to Relieve Women's Foot Aches and Pain
If your feet are a pain in your life, take a look at the shoes that you are wearing. How choose women's shoes that won't hurt you.
Should I Use Additional Lubricant with My Lubricated Condom?
A look at what should and what should not be used to lubricate condoms.
5 Reasons Young Women Should Perform Breast Self Exam
Breast cancer is not just something that happens to mothers and grandmothers. Learn 5 reasons why young women should perform monthly breast self exam.
Possible Complications After a Tubal Ligation
A look at the safety of the tubal ligation procedure, including complications associated with tubal ligation, such as infection and ectopic pregnancy.
Pelvic Pain: Possible Causes and How to Help Diagnose
Pelvic pain can sometime be difficult to diagnose. Learn about the causes of chronic and acute pelvic pain.
What Can I Do to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections or UTI?
Tips to help prevent urinary tract infections or UTI. Learn how to lower your risk of recurrent urinary tract infections.
Common Causes of Abnormal Pap Smear Results
Discover the meanings of Pap smear terminology and understand what your doctor is saying to you when he calls to report an abnormal Pap smear result.
How to Make A Homemade Heating Pad
A heating pad offers great relief from menstrual cramps, back pain, and other ailments. Learn a simple way to make a homemade heating pad using items you probably already have on hand.
How to Relieve Fibrocystic Breast Pain Naturally
Fibrocystic breast pain is a common, yet painful condition. Learn how you can naturally reduce the tenderness and discomfort with these eight tips.
How Eating Fast Food Affects the Health of Teens
A look at a recent study that found an association between fast food consumption, weight gain, and insulin resistance in formerly healthy teens.
How Effective is the Birth Control Pill?
A look at how effective the birth control pill is at preventing unplanned pregnancy.
Medications That Cause Vaginal Dryness
Female dryness can be caused by a number of things, including medications. Here's what to know about six medications that can cause vaginal dryness.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
When your period puts your life on hold because menstrual bleeding lasts to long or is too heavy it's time to ask your doctor a few important questions. Learn who's mostly to experience heavy menstural bleeding or menorrhagia, causes of excessive menstrual bleeding, diagnostic tests, and treatments for menorrhagia and get a list of questions to ask your health care provider about your heavy periods.
The Difference Between Refined and Unrefined Carbohydrates
Learn how both refined and unrefined carbohydrates affect your bodily functions, diet and nutrition. Discover why whole grains offer more nutrition.
Bladder Control Problems - Treatment and Devices
Learn about the possible treatments for urinary incontinence, from pelvic exercises and bladder training to medical devices and surgical procedures.
Anxiety Disorders and Women
Anxiety is a common emotion most busy Americans experience over daily stressors, but when it takes over your life you may be diagnosed with an anxiety disorder.
Are All Diets Unhealthy?
Learn what happens to both your body and your mind when you follow a restrictive diet to lose weight. Discover the physical and psychological effects of dieting.
The Physical and Psychological Effects of Dieting
An in-depth look at the physical and psychological effects of dieting, as well as other consequences of going on and off diets. Discover the mind and body connection to weight loss and dieting. Page 2.
The Psychological Consequences of Dieting
A look at how dieting affects the mind. Learn about the psychological consequences often experienced by dieters. Page 3.
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Real Women Talk About Ovarian Cysts
Real women talk about Ovarian Cysts. Find the answer to your questions. Page 2.
Women Talk About Ovarian Cysts
Ovarian cysts are normally harmless but can cause significant pain, requiring treatment or even surgery. Find out how ovarian cysts are called.
What to Know About Birth Control Pills
The Pill or oral contraceptives covered from A to Z. Do birth control pills cause weight gain, treat acne, and other side effects? Just the facts about the Pill.
The Pill - Birth Control Risks and Side Effects
Risks and side effects of the Pill covered. What you need to know about birth control pills or oral contraceptives. Page 2.
Abnormal Bleeding Menorrhagia heavy menstrual bleeding causes symptoms diagnosis treatments
Discover the facts about abnormal uterine bleeding (menorrhagia). Learn about causes, symptoms, diagnosis, alternative and traditional treatments, and prevention of excessive menstrual bleeding.
Cervical Erosion: Causes and Treatment
Despite its name, your cervix is not actually eroding. Learn about what medical professionals think causes cervical erosion and how its treated.
The Menopause Diet: Lose Weight and Boost Your Energy
The Menopause Diet shows you how to lose weight while increasing your energy level. Find out how to lose unwanted menopause weight gain.
Treatments for Anxiety Disorders
A look at common treatments for anxiety disorders. Page 2.
Details about causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of cervical erosion.
Vaginal Discharge causes symptoms treatments diagnosis prevention risks
Information about normal vaginal discharges, excessive vaginal discharge, causes, treatment, and prevention of vaginal infections and related discharges.
Hormone Replacement Therapy FAQs - Estrogen - Progesterone - Testosterone Replacement Therapy
Answers to frequently asked questions about hormone replacement therapy or HRT for relief of symptoms associated with menopause. Perimenopause or menopause often causes symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, and loss of sexual desire, among others that many women find relief from by using estrogen, progestins or progesterone, and/or testosterone replacement therapy.
Eczema - Atopic Dermatis - skin bumps - rash - itchy skin
All you need to know about eczema a.k.a atopic dermatis. Learn about the causes of eczema, as well as how it is diagnosed and various treatment options.
Morning Sickness - Nausea - Vomiting - Pregnancy Symptoms
Morning sickness is often the first sign of pregnancy. Explore traditional, alternative, and self-help treatments and prevention techniques.
Tinnitus Ringing Ears causes symptoms diagnosis treatments prevention risks
Information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treament, and prevention of tinnitus or ringing in the ears. Learn if you are at risk and discover your treatment options when diagnosed with tinnitus or ringing ears.
Cancer Support patients family support groups email lists coping surviving cancer
Information about support groups for patients and others affected by cancer, eating and nutrition, coping and surviving, and other cancer related resources.
NFP Natural Family Planning methods how to rhythm calendar Billings LAM
Resources for those who want to practice natural family planning methods to avoid unplanned pregnancies, includes calendar rhythm, the Billings Ovulation Method, and lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Chronic Pain After Tubes Tied
Women's Health Forums: I have been having pains in my ovaries and uterus for months now. I had an ultrasound but nothing was found. I don't know what else to
Endometrial Polyps - Uterine Polyps - Causes - Symptoms - Diagnosis - Treatments
Do endometrial or uterine polyps mean cancer? Discover the facts from causes, to symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment, of endometrial polyps.
Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy
Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus. In salpingectomy, the fallopian tubes are removed and in an oophorectomy, the ovaries are excised. Through the use of laparoscopic techniques, these lower abdominal surgeries in most instances can be performed transvaginally, eliminating the need for an abdominal incision.
Surgical Menopause - Early Menopause - Sudden Menopausal Symptoms - Treatments
Information about surgical menopause that occurs when a woman undergoes a hysterectomy with bilateral oophorectomy. Learn about the sudden symptoms of menopause that occur after surgery, as well as traditional and alternative treatments for surgical menopause.
Health Quizzes - How Health Smart Are You?
Health quizzes designed to help assess your health risks and provide disease prevention tips. Includes health quizzes about depression, women's health, perimenopause, stress, and carbs, as well as health games and calculators.
Physician Locators find a doctor medical specialists
Find a doctor who specializes in whatever you or your family needs. Includes all specialties from OB/GYNs to pediatricians, gastroenterologist, oncologists, pyschiatrists, and others.