Women's Health Stories
Why Some Women Turn Down Oral Sex From Men
Researchers at St. Francis Xavier University and Queens University find straight men want to give oral sex, but women are turning them down to avoid reciprocation.
Is It Safe To Eat People?
Eating human flesh comes with several health risks, including the development of prion disease, and potentially death.
Online Clinics May Provide Safe Abortion Alternative To Women
Researchers looked at the safety of online abortion clinics used by women living in regions with strict anti-abortion laws.
7 Things You Probably Don't Know About Your Vagina But Should
A gynecologist weighs in on several not-so-common things you should know about vaginal health.
'Avocado Hand' Is Very Real, And Here's How To Avoid It
Doctors in the U.K. are calling for a warning label on avocados after the superfood lands many in the ER.
Endometriosis May Be Linked To Cancer In Women
Researchers identify a cancer-causing gene mutation in some women with endometriosis, suggesting the condition could be linked to cancer.
Shed 9 Years Off Your Body By Exercising Like This
High levels of exercise may shed 9 years of life off your body.
Life Expectancy Can Differ By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Overall the national life expectancy in the United States has increased since 1980, but this depends on which county you live in.
The Places Women Hate Shaving The Most: Survey
Almost half of millennial women would give up coffee and sex if it meant not shaving for a year.
111 Reasons To Breastfeed Your Baby
An infographic displays more than 100 benefits of breastfeeding for a mother, her baby, and society.
World Red Cross Day: Blood Donation And 4 Other Unique Services They Offer
Every year, May 8 is reserved to celebrate the humanitarian work of millions of people around the globe.
5 Vitamin Deficiencies That Are Written On Your Face
Learn about the 5 vitamin deficiencies that can show up on your face, from puffy eyes to bleeding gums.