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Survey Shows Women in Medicine Still Face Inequities

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A recent survey finds that women in medicine face harassment, disrespect and lack of opportunity. There is an urgent need to correct these inequities.
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The Problem with the Way Women Speak

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The way women speak is criticized as being too high-pitched, girly, whiny, or worse, but here's why women's voices are just fine the way they are.
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Discovery May Lead to New Fertility Treatments

A new study from the University of Montreal found that abnormal segregation of chromosomes in eggs from old mice is an important cause of age-related infertility.
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Why It’s Essential for Women to Care for Their Eyes

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April is Women's Eye Health Month. Here are some tips for awareness, prevention, and screening of common ocular issues in women.
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Why Screening 3-D Mammograms Should Be a Covered Benefit

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A new screening technology for breast cancer, 3-D mammograms, improves early cancer detection and reduces false positives. However, many insurers are denying coverage for this test even though it is only slightly more expensive than traditional mammography.
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4 Critical Numbers All Women Need to Know for a Healthy...

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By knowing your numbers, you can take control of your heart health and treat risk factors with lifestyle changes and your healthcare provider's help.

How to Minimize the Risk of ASD During Your Pregnancy

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Although the exact cause of autism is unknown, there are some things you can do that might minimize the risk of your child being born with ASD.

Did You Know That Sexual Assault Can Happen in Relationships Too?

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Did you know that many of sexual assaults occur in the context of a romantic relationship (husband and wife, partners, or dating)? Here are some questions to ask to see if you are experiencing abuse.

Raising a Twin with Sacral Agenesis: A New State of Normal

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Julie's mom Charlotte writes about her early years raising her daughter born with sacral agenesis and destined to have more than 40 surgeries by age 40,