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A Unique Approach to Women’s Heart Health

Anna Villarreal - 2/13/2018 - 6

A new technology using menstrual blood provides further insights into women’s risk for cardiovascular disease.

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An Innovative Treatment Option for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Olga Ivanov, MD and Rakesh R. Patel, MD - 1/19/2018 - 0

A new clinical study shows how intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) can reduce radiation side effects and may save breast cancer patients $10,500 annually.

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The Real Benefits of Women’s Resistance in an Uncertain Time

Tobey Hiller - 1/17/2018 - 4

Karen McCann’s book ‘Women of the American Resistance: You Are the One We Have Been Waiting For,’ shines a light on the variety and creativity of activism.

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The Promise of Menstrual Blood Diagnostics

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 1/9/2018 - 2

Biotech start-up, LifeStory Health, is developing technology that uses menstrual blood to look for novel biomarkers of women’s health in menstrual blood.

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The Impact of Traumatic Events on Women’s Heart Health

Aditi Gupta Jha, MBBS, MD - 1/5/2018 - 1

A new study suggests that a history of traumatic events may contribute to the development of cardiovascular disease in women. 

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Have You Ever Been Abused by a Massage Therapist? You Are Not Alone

Soo Young - 10/10/2017 - 0

After an abusive massage, a client fought back exposing callous disregard for client safety by the salon and the regulatory body that oversees therapists.

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Was James Damore Right About Women in Tech?

Dov Michaeli, MD, PhD - 10/8/2017 - 7

In a viral memo from Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber, James Damore lists personality differences that he says explain why women are less adept than men at software engineering.

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The Anti-Contraception Agenda is Fueled by Fake Science

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 8/11/2017 - 2

Those of us who care deeply about women’s health and reproductive rights have plenty of reason for concern now that advocates of fake science are in positions of power and alternative facts have been weaponized by state legislatures.

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Why It’s Essential for Women to Care for Their Eyes

Robert Pretli, OD - 4/21/2017 - 0

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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How to Minimize the Risk of ASD During Your Pregnancy

Jennifer Landis - 1/7/2017 - 0

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.

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What Do Women Really Want When It Comes to Men?

Dov Michaeli, MD, PhD - 7/18/2016 - 13

What does science have to say about what women want when it comes to men? It turns out, it says a lot, but also very little. Dov Michaeli examines the evolutionary psychology and physiologic evidence.

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