Have you heard the phrase “fake it ‘til you make it?” Sometimes you have to dress the part — even if you’re not feeling terrific about yourself.
Testing Your Heart 101
It might be surprising to learn that most common heart tests like EKGs, chest x-rays, or nuclear stress tests come with risks and side effects and can be less accurate in women.
The great news is you have options. Before you decide on any testing, do your homework and talk with your doctor.
Study up with our Testing Methods Comparison Chart.
Track your 40 weeks with the HealthyPregnancy Newsletter
family size matters
There's no one perfect family size, just the size that works for you. Check out resources and information for women who think they may be done having children at familysizematters.com.
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take the mic
The FDA announced a Public Advisory Committee Meeting to review the approval of flibanserin for hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in women on June 4, 2015. Should you wish to submit your written comments or request time at the public microphone, the deadline is a week away. Click here for the details.
small steps to a healthier you
The Society for Women's Health Research believes biomedical research must be conducted and analyzed on both sexes appropriately.
Preventive measures are crucial when we think about beating cancer or heart disease, so is the case when it comes to serious mental illnesses.