Having a baby can be one of life's most exciting and rewarding experiences, but for a new mum it can also be an emotional rollercoaster – sometimes you're up, and other times you're down. Recognising
Current guidelines recommend stopping cervical cancer screening at age 65, but women over age 65 make up over one in five new cervical cancer diagnoses, and are twice as likely to die after a cervical
For the first time, a study has shown a clear link between the frequency and duration of unconscious wakefulness during night-time sleep and an increased risk of dying from diseases of the heart and blood
With the pandemic forcing many Americans to retreat into their homes, video calls have taken over people’s work and personal lives. Now, new Stanford research reveals how the shift from in-person meetings to virtual ones
Most African American women described successfully navigating the challenges of a breast cancer diagnosis with their partners, finds a new analysis from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. However, one-third of the
Doctors eye new drug that could end the monthly agony for women with endometriosis… without the side-effects For tens of thousands of women, a diagnosis of endometriosis means a life of debilitating pain. Despite it
More states open vaccine eligibility to pregnant people More information is becoming available on how COVID-19 vaccines may affect pregnant women. But getting vaccinated hasn’t been an easy decision for a lot of expecting moms.
COVID-19 has created new problems for pregnant women in the United States, a group that already faced the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world even before the pandemic. One of their biggest concerns
Early results of a major survey by Women’s March Global highlight what women in the UK see as the biggest barriers to equality. Women in the UK see violence, harassment and abuse as the biggest
A study led by researchers at Lund University in Sweden showed a connection between lifestyle intervention in pregnant women with obesity and epigenetic alterations in the baby. The study is published in the journal Diabetes.