Results for "Women's Health"
Advise Me
5 Tips for Keeping Your Bones Strong as You Age
Most of us don’t really think about our bones until one breaks. But you may want to give them a little more attention—even if you are young and active....
Oct 21
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Will an Aspirin a Day Really Keep a Heart Attack Away?
Will an aspirin a day keep a heart attack at bay? The answer: It depends. If you’ve had a heart attack or stroke, or are at high risk for one (and not...
Oct 17
Teach Me
6 Tips to Ensure a Healthy Pregnancy When You Have an Autoimmune Disorder
Having or not having children is a big decision. And if you are a woman who has an autoimmune disorder (AD), this decision can seem even more complex. Will...
Oct 09
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A Healthy Pregnancy with Hashimoto Thyroiditis
Our thyroid gland is a pretty remarkable organ in our bodies. That little butterfly-shaped organ is responsible for regulating our heart, metabolism, weight,...
Sep 29
Better Me
Precision Medicine: How Genetic Testing Is Improving Breast Cancer Treatment and Prevention
Some say knowledge is power. And for some women, this is especially true when it comes to knowing their risk for breast cancer. Treatment options for cancer...
Sep 27
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Stop … Kegel Time! Strengthening Your Pelvic Floor
You can do them on your drive to work, cooking dinner, watching TV—just about anywhere. We’re talking about Kegel exercises. Besides planks and push-ups,...
Sep 18
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Get Screened: Blacks and African Americans at Greater Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Many of us are still mourning the loss of actor Chadwick Boseman, who lost his battle with colon cancer in August 2020, at age 43. His untimely death has...
Sep 12
Better Me
Are You at Risk for Uterine Fibroids?
Do you suffer from longer, heavier periods, bloating and abdominal pain? Women can experience heavy periods and abdominal pain for a number of reasons,...
Sep 05
Better Me
How to Identify and Treat Diastasis Recti
After nine months (or more!) of carrying your little one, it’s only natural that it’ll take time for your body to bounce back. If you’ve been doing everything...
Aug 20
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Breast Milk or Formula: How to Choose
To breastfeed or formula feed? That is a question that many expectant and new parents struggle with. With so many societal pressures and unique situations...
Aug 18