If you are a woman 40 years or older, we want to ask you some questions about mammograms so we can better understand how you’re feeling about this medical test.
Flu season is winding down, but it's not over. Learn how to lessen your flu risk and how to feel better if you get the flu.
All pain relievers are not created equal. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may be better for headaches while Advil (ibuprofen) may work better for muscle pain and inflammation.
If you're experiencing dryness, irritation or pain during sex, you're not alone. As we age, our sex lives may be affected by hormonal changes leading to emotional and physical consequences. Find out what you can do about it.
Whether you're finished having children or considering having your first one, the only thing standing between you and the unexpected is your contraception.
Confused about the pros and cons of testosterone therapy? Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.
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Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.
Find out what happens when estrogen runs low and how to fix it.
When those first hot flashes or night sweats hit, you may want to talk with your health care provider about perimenopause—and read this guide on the menopause transition.
Women who enter menopause between ages 40 and 44 are 40 percent more likely to have a heart condition. Learn more about this and other health headlines.
Genes play a part in longevity, but so does a healthy lifestyle. Here are five easy ways to stay healthy and live longer.
What is self-care? It varies from person to person but involves being intentional about doing something you know will preserve or improve your mental, emotional and physical health.
Learn more about what the latest research shows about the connection between night sweats and thinking skills. That, other health headlines.
World Menopause Day means creating a new mental health mindset as part of your women’s health goal.
Kathrine Switzer was the first official woman entrant to complete the Boston Marathon in 1967 and is still going strong—and still running—at age 72. Check out her advice on healthy aging.
Healthy aging should be the no. 1 priority for women experiencing menopause each and every day.
A new Canadian study that compared the short-term outcomes of both surgeries showed somewhat surprising conclusions.
Recovering from a heart attack can be tough, but new research suggests that depression, anxiety and stress can make it even tougher.
With the complexity of today's medical system, it's vital that you keep control of your own medical records. It could save your life.
There are some breast cancer risks you can't change—like age and family history—but there are also risks you can reduce through lifestyle changes.
Blogger Judy Freedman describes how she's slowing down to care for her mind, body and soul as she faces cancer and loss.
Pain during sex does not have to be accepted as a normal part of the aging process.
As you age, your vagina—due mostly to decreased estrogen levels—can become dry or irritated, which can cause pain during sex. This does not need to be the norm.
You probably know about the weight gain, hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause. Here are some other side effects of menopause.
Lower levels of estrogen often mean vaginal dryness after menopause. Learn what you can do to minimize symptoms and treat vaginal dryness.
Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.
Falls can be more serious as we get older, so take steps to improve your balance and remove causes of falls from your home.
Your health care coverage may change around age 65, either through retirement or government requirements, so make sure you plan ahead.
Please take our survey and tell us what you know about or have experienced related to endometriosis.
A regular meditation practice might benefit older adults beginning to notice memory problems, a small pilot study finds.
Here's good news for middle-aged women who fear their sexual satisfaction is destined to decline: Aging can provide benefits that might make lovemaking even more enjoyable, a small study suggests.
Skip the political talk and chat about what's really important: your health.
Although older women may face more potential pregnancy complications, their children seem to fare better in some ways over the long run, a new study suggests.