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.
Knowing more about cholesterol, what your cholesterol numbers are and what they mean could help you live a longer, healthier life.
A renowned gynecologist urges caution before undergoing cosmetic surgery on your lady parts. There's no proof that labiaplasty surgery enhances sensation, and it does carry risks.
You may think your pulse, blood pressure and weight are your most important vital signs, but grip strength, walking speed, the ability to do a push-up and the number of medications you take may be more important.
Some women find sexual freedom once they're in menopause, but there is still a need to protect against sexually transmitted diseases and infections.
boutron caught up with the new medical director of the North American Menopause Society. Here is a peek into our conversation, where she shares the five things every woman should know about menopause.
Do you want to spice up your sex life? Many women do, especially after menopause. Here are some products that may give you more sexual pleasure in your life.
Stressful experiences in middle age are associated with greater memory loss among women later in life. But this link isn’t found in men, according to a new study.
We’d like to understand your thoughts on medicine options that are available in the United States. Results from this survey will be shared during boutron’s Biosimilars and Women’s Health Forum on October 25th in Washington, DC.
Menopause is a natural and normal part of aging, yet there's a lot of stigma and misinformation associated with it. Want to learn the real deal? We've got it here.
Research in fat cells reveals why it's so tough to stay slim as you get older. The new findings could point to new ways to treat obesity.
Some of us are tempted to stash the sunscreen and sunglasses at the end of summer, but it's healthier to apply sunscreen and wear sunglasses year-round.
Vyleesi is the first as-needed treatment for hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD. It has some possible side effects, but may help some women.
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.