IBS or IBD Expert insight helps pinpoint the culprit of your digestive woes - an interview with Dr James Leavett M.D.
New treatments for ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease aim to provide personalized solutions.
Dr. Ruben of The University of Chicago explains screening and risk of colon cancer in crohn's and ulcerative colitis.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is an immune-mediated chronic inflammation of your gastrointestinal tract.
Managing a rare cancer diagnosis presents unique challenges. One survivor shares her tips for navigating the system.
Too much caffeine may result in a leaky bladder.
Women’s health centers are comprehensive, integrated clinics specifically designed to meet the unique healthcare needs
Bladder cancer is the fourth most common new cancer in men and the tenth in women.
The number of American's with Alzheimer's disease is expected to be 16 million by 2050 - is a treatment on the horizon?
Alzheimer's - Interview with experts about what you need to know and ongoing research.
As women we know menopause is coming, but how do we know when it’s actually starting and what we can do about it?
Stay Active to Sleep Better During Menopause
Higher Risk of Heart Failure with Early Menopause—and Even Greater for Smokers
It’s not your imagination—menopause is messing with your memory.
Menopause can offer positive changes that enhance your life.
Take Steps to Ensure You Get a High-Quality Mammogram
Manage this menopausal symptom for better quality of life.
Lifestyle choices can go a long way toward managing or eliminating hot flashes, no matter your age or stage in life.
PMS Symptoms Now May Not Mean Hot Flashes Later
Maria Shriver discusses a new partnership to fund research that focuses on females with the disease
Thanksgiving is over! What you need to know about GERD (acid reflux-heartburn) and esophageal cancer.
E-cigarette smoke caused lung cancer in mice adds to vaping associated increasing health concerns.
Understand home genetic tests and what the company does with your date before you give the test for Christmas this year.
Dr Rowan Chlebowski from City of Hope reviews new study on the impact of a low fat diet and survival from breast cancer.
The latest news, advances and our favorite breast cancer survivor stories.
Dr. Debra Patt M.D. of The US Oncology Network discusses 3 things women can do to reduce their risk of breast cancer
As we age, most of us better understand our abilities and our limitations, helping us make better decisions.
Understand the key to successful treatment of ovarian cancer.
Assessing risk of ovarian cancer and the role of prophylactic ovary removal
Become an empowered partner by learning about this common cancer type.
10 Things Every Woman Should Know About Ovarian Cancer; By Krishnansu S. Tewari, MD
Dr. Kunle Odusni and The Foundations for Women's Cancer share their insights about ovarian cancer.
Understanding genetic risk of ovarian cancer and who should be tested.
My husband, Roger, was diagnosed with aggressive prostate cancer on his fiftieth birthday.....here is what we learned.
Nearly one million Americans are living with Parkinson’s disease (PD)
Reconstructing Hope – Breast cancer survivors share their reconstruction stories.
A total of 22,566 cases and 221 deaths from Hepatitis A have been identified in 25 states since 2016.
Many of us feel hot-tempered in hot weather.
A physician explains urinary incontinence; signs, symptoms, and treatments.
An insider’s recommendations for managing end-of-life care more effectively and understanding the role of hospice.
Guidelines and suggestions for patients and loved ones spending time in the hospital.
These basic principles can help you navigate the journey no one plans to take.
When you’re living with a chronic disease, managing your health is a complex and often daunting task.
Lancet study suggests cervical cancer and HPV related disease could be eradicated due to impact of "herd immunity"
Learn how to get the most from your doctors appointment.
Back pain is associated with over 60 conditions. Here are the types of health care professionals who treat back pain.
Welcome to the Summer Issue of Women: We hope you enjoy the features and share your thoughts with the community.
A guide to understanding brain cancers. Understand this complex disease and its treatment options.
As summer approaches and we start to spend more time outside, we’re thinking about protecting our skin from the elements
Understand the risks of being over weight and the development of cancer.
Diabetes is an all-too-frequent diagnosis today for women across the country.
The Alzheimer's Association Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Have you seen those icky little blood-suckers that are present on dogs and maybe in deer?
Mosquito bites are one of the inevitable pitfalls of summertime fun, and they sometimes lead to West Nile virus.
Osteopenia - what is it and what can you do about it?
The "ABC's" for improving bone health: Activity, Balance, Calcium and Vitamin D
Understanding Celiac Disease -What you need to know!
Roughly 10 million Americans live with osteoporosis, and 44 million more Americans are at increased risk.
Choices in hormone replacement therapy raise questions about what is safe, what is effective, and what is “natural"
Dr. Uzma Haque, MD, Division of Rheumatology at Johns Hopkins discusses arthritis and its many forms.
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. What you need to know about Melanoma & its Treatment.
Precision cancer medicines and immunotherapy have changed how doctors treat melanoma and other advanced skin cancers.
You can’t really gauge the health of our bones just by looking in the mirror
May is Osteoporosis Awareness Month - Do you know what you need to do to maintain your bone health?
Individuals with basal & squamous cell skin cancers have multiple treatment options - from Moh's Surgery to Aladara
Some patients find relief from rheumatoid arthritis symptoms with dietary changes
What are the facts about HPV & oral cancer that you need to know? Longer term follow up confirms safety of HPV vaccine
Understand the signs, symptoms and causes of cancers of the mouth, throat, head and neck.
Recent advances highlight the power of precision medicine.
Cognitive behavioral therapy can help women with irritable bowel syndrome manage anxiety and improve overall well being
Treatment brings light to those with seasonal affective disorder
Could resveratrol, a compound found in chocolate and red wine justify your indulgences?
So, you’ve made it through the holidays and, depending on where you live, winter.
Learn about the signs, symptoms and management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lymphedema - What you need to know about this condition associated with cancer treatment.
Interview with Dr. Siebern, MD, associate director of the Insomnia and Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program at Stanford
An interview with Dr Boothby, Orthopedic Surgeon about joint replacement - Is a new joint the answer to your pain?
One family weighs in on the potentially loaded issue of genetic testing.
If you have a smartphone or tablet, you probably use a few apps that you don’t think you can live without.
Surprising symptoms of heart disease behind the bedroom door
Cause, diagnosis, & treatment for women living with an autoimmune discussed with Dr. Abelson of The Cleveland Clinic
What every women should know about heart disease and strokes.
Frequently Asked Questions about cholesterol and reducing your risk of heart disease
Everything you need to know about heart disease.
Tips for managing finances, your doctors and insurance company when facing a major illness.
Cervical cancer prevention, early detection and treatment advances - what every women should know.
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer updates cervical cancer screening guidelines
HPV commonly infects men and increases the risk of cancer
What your “poor circulation” may really mean
Annual screening and a healthy lifestyle are the best prevention for NAFLD
What this condition means for your overall health and risk of esophageal cancer and how you can manage it
If you are considering genetic testing, it’s important to understand the purpose and scope of available genetic tests.
Genetic Testing Before Pregnancy Should Be as Common as Taking Folic Acid
Learn the latest advances in lung cancer treatment, support and community resources
Hope and hype about CBD has gotten far ahead of what scientists actually know about the compound.
New precision cancer medicines are increasing survival rates for lung cancer patients
What parents need to know about the recently reported increase in Acute Flaccid Myelitis affecting children.
Treatment advances and the advocates fighting to cure pancreatic cancer
High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) has emerged as a viable procedure that appears to have fewer side effets.
Tips, tricks, and treats for enjoying a happy, but healthy, holiday.
The Joan Scarangello Foundation - Uniting Against Lung Cancer
More women are getting lung cancer and precision cancer medicine and genomics is changing how lung cancer is treated.
Dr Herbst and colleagues of University of Arizona explain fat tissue disorders, lipomas, and who should see a physician
New research suggests that the development of diabetes may be a sign of early pancreatic cancer.
My name is Geralyn Lucas and, yes, I wore lipstick to my mastectomy.
Learn why the Kika Method is the perfect de-stressing method of stretching.
Tips for maintaining good oral health.
Are diabetics eligible for Lasik? Read this to know the answer!
Advances in genetic testing are offering women more information than ever before about their genetic makeup
Connect with others and learn about lymphoma, leukemia, hodgkin's disease and myeloproliferative neoplasms.
A diagnosis of cancer can be a shock, making you feel out of control and overwhelmed. Here is what you need to know.
Dr. Jane Delgado discusses her new book: The Latina Guide to Health
Smokers and non-smokers can get lung cancer. Know your risks and who should get screened for this deadly disease
Some people believe sugar causes cancer-could this be true?
Lisa Calderone-Stewart reflects on her journey of personal and professional joy in the face of advanced cancer.
Kelly O’Neill Young "RA Warrior" takes readers on a journey through the history of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drs. Aarti Asnani - Beth Israel-New England Deaconess & David Borenstein MD discuss impact of new cancer immunotherapies
Interview with Dr. Karine Chung, MD, founder and the director of USC Fertility Preservation Program for cancer patients
Are There Oral Health Issues Specific To Women?
Uterine fibroids are benign, non-cancerous tumors made up of smooth muscle cells and fibrous tissue.
Dr. Parkinson of Intermountain Health explores the scientific evidence for recent mammogram recommendations.
Understanding hronic pain: an interview with Dr Lynn Webster and Micke Brown R.N. of the American Pain Foundation.
Solo travel provides opportunities to broaden your perspective and build your confidence while fueling your spirit.
New research demonstrated that controlling blood pressure is key to reducing the risk of Alzheimer's Dementia
Catching familial hypercholesterolemia early can save lives
Umbilical cord blood stem cells save lives provide an important resource for medical research, and could save a life!.
Diahann Carrol's country-wide campaign to educate women about the importance of breast cancer screening.
Erectile dysfunction is an issue for a large number of men.
How do you help a friend or family member who has depression?
Three women find passion and purpose through transforming their professional lives.
A cookbook that pays tribute to the beauty of garden-fresh produce, with delicious recipes and gorgeous photography.
Walking is one of the most basic changes you can make to effectively improve your heart health.
To successfully achieve weight-loss goals—and maintain them long-term—how much we eat is as critical as what we eat.
An annual appointment with your primary care physician can be an important preventive health strategy.
New research suggests that Botox may improve overactive bladder in women
Dr. Kaliq Chang highlights symptoms that signal back pain could be dangerous or life threatening.
At risk of Osetoporosis? Understand the factors affecting Vitamin D levels
Tory discusses her efforts at Sloan Kettering and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Jessica Melore is a Look Good Feel Better program graduate, award-winning speaker, writer, and patient advocate.
How to cope with this schoolyard epidemic.
One-third of Americans today are classified as obese, and another one-third considered overweight.
Using video calls or smart applications, mHealth services enable patients to get in touch with the specialists.