By Samantha Olson | Jun 18, 2013 04:45 PM EDT
A study’s findings have led researchers to encourage pregnant women to watch their iodine levels and start taking supplements.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Jun 11, 2013 11:14 AM EDT
A new survey found that over 40 percent of women said they'd be willing to endure foot pain for the sake of fashion, but with these little tips they don't have to.
By Susan Scutti | Jun 03, 2013 10:22 AM EDT
Sunglasses provide the necessary protection from harmful UV rays.
By Ansa Varughese | May 31, 2013 02:02 PM EDT
The new fertility app reminds women to wear nice lingerie and men to bring home flowers during peak fertility.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 12:17 PM EDT
A new book by Jason Freeman reveals that women are bearing the brunt of psychological disorders as a result of balancing family, work, and other societal expectations.
By Evan Winchester | May 21, 2013 03:25 PM EDT
A new study finds that repair molecules produced by functional BRCA1, the "breast cancer gene," keep egg cells from self-destructing.
By Susan Scutti | May 20, 2013 05:48 PM EDT
Women and their partners want effective contraception to prevent unintended pregnancies in developing countries, but many lack access to modern methods.
By Evan Winchester | May 20, 2013 03:15 PM EDT
Certain foot shapes are genetically predisposed to higher risk of developing bunions, but a variety of treatments can help.
By Matthew Mientka | May 19, 2013 05:16 PM EDT
A federal judge on Friday blocked an Arkansas law prohibiting abortions after 12 weeks, saying the measure most likely violated the Constitution.
By Nsikan Akpan | May 17, 2013 04:09 PM EDT
College women exceed nationally proposed drinking guidelines more frequently than their male counterparts.
By Ansa Varughese | May 16, 2013 10:04 AM EDT
Researchers have found a mutation of the MMP2 gene in women that contributes to weight gain.
By Lizette Borreli | May 15, 2013 04:15 PM EDT
Consumerism of mastectomy bras is growing in the US as more breast cancer survivors opt out of breast reconstruction surgery post-mastectomy.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 08, 2013 02:27 PM EDT
A new study finds that most US women find it difficult to afford an abortion and are unable or unwilling to use insurance.
By Lizette Borreli | May 02, 2013 05:52 PM EDT
Women are more likely to suffer from insomnia than men due to the size of the hypothalamus.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 02, 2013 01:35 PM EDT
The Justice Department contests judge's order to make emergency contraception available over the counter to women of all ages.