Women’s Health

accidental pregnancies “drastically reduced” by IUD and implant advisory

Jan 2, 2018 | | Say something

A new study by researchers at the University of California at San Francisco, in partnership with the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, it was found that in the course of a year, the number of unwanted pregnancies decreased “dramatically” by the training health staff to counsel young women about the benefits of IUDs and contraceptive […more]

Menopausal women using SSRIs ‘at risk of fractures’

Dec 19, 2017 | | Say something

Selective reuptake inhibitors serotonin – a class of antidepressant drug used to reduce symptoms of menopause – can increase the risk of bone fractures, according to new research. Some antidepressants are licensed to relieve symptoms of menopause. Researchers published in a magazine The BMJ injury prevention , toured the basis of PharMetrics data claims containing […more]

Diaphragm birth control :? How safe and effective is

Dec 18, 2017 | | Say something

A diaphragm is a shallow cup mount, dome-shaped that is placed in the vagina to cover the cervix, blocking the opening of the uterus to prevent pregnancy. 1.2 This method of birth control requires the use of spermicide to stop the movement of sperm and fertilize an egg. 1.2 introductions will also see the end […more]

‘Placenta-on-a-chip’ could provide a new vision of pregnancy

Dec 9, 2017 | | Say something

Researchers have developed a “placenta-on-a-chip” – a microdevice to mimic the structure and function of the placenta – so they can be able to improve their understanding of the processes of the placenta and disorders. Placenta-on-a-chip could allow researchers to study the inner workings of the placenta more efficiently and at a cost lower than […more]

Impact of mental stress on the heart differs Gender

Oct 26, 2017 | | Say something

Impact of mental stress on the heart differs Gender ; The study was recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, and examined 56 women and 254 men diagnosed with heart disease who were enrolled in a larger study of the drug escitalopram impact on heart disease induced by mental stress. To […more]

6 smoothing methods for people with curly hair

Oct 10, 2017 | | Say something

6 smoothing methods for people with curly hair ; Tired of taming your curls? You want to opt for the healthiest, straight hair? If the answer to both questions is yes, then hair straightening is an option to consider. However, you have several treatment options to choose from. If you are confused which one to […more]

Are you following these 10 tips against aging?

Sep 27, 2017 | | Say something

Are you following these 10 tips against aging? ; Have you started to notice the first signs of aging on your skin? These can be anything from a wrinkle, age spots to fine lines around the forehead, lips, or eyes. But before reaching out for the most expensive anti-aging cream out there, why do not […more]

Women who drink with strangers likely to be sexually assaulted

Aug 25, 2017 | | Say something

Women who drink with strangers or people who met only 24 hours back at a higher risk of facing sexual assault. According to a Danish study, over 40 percent of women had consumed more than five units of alcohol before they were sexually assaulted by a stranger or someone they met within 24 hours before […more]

5 causes of facial hair in women (and how to get rid of them)

Aug 23, 2017 | | Say something

5 causes of facial hair in women (and how to get rid of them) ; When you see a woman with an abnormal hair growth on the face, it is likely to be suffering from hirsutism . This is a condition in which women have unnecessary and unwanted body and facial hair. The pattern of […more]