In The News: Estrogen Discovery Could Shed New Light on Fertility Problems

In The News: Estrogen Discovery Could Shed New Light on Fertility Problems

Estrogen produced in the brain is necessary for ovulation in monkeys, according to researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who have upended the traditional understanding of the hormonal cascade that leads to release of an egg from the ovaries. Their findings, published Dec. 11 in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, may reveal […]

10 Things You Can Do About Uterine Fibroids

10 Things You Can Do About Uterine Fibroids

Fibroid treatment, explained Years ago, removing your entire uterus was the only way to take care of uterine fibroids. Nowadays, there are many options for uterine fibroid treatment. If you have fibroids, take some time to decide on the best uterine fibroid treatment for you. The benign, non-cancerous overgrowths of the muscle cells in the uterus aren’t malignant, so […]

In The News: Study Finds That Consuming Placenta Pills Doesn’t Reduce Postpartum Depression

In The News: Study Finds That Consuming Placenta Pills Doesn’t Reduce Postpartum Depression

Eating your own placenta after giving birth is definitely not for everyone. But for tons of new moms who’ve gotten over the “ewww” factor (most consume it in pill form, not straight from the source), the practice has become increasingly common over the past few years. Celebs like Kim Kardashian, January Jones, Alicia Silverstone, and Mayim Bialik […]

3 Women Reasserted Their Allegations Against Donald Trump, Demand Investigation

3 Women Reasserted Their Allegations Against Donald Trump, Demand Investigation

The #MeToo sexual harassment movement roiling the nation reached the doors of the White House on Monday, when three women who last year accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct began a renewed public push to gain attention for their allegations. The three accusers were among more than a dozen who had initially come forward […]

In The News: More Than 600,000 Women Dump The Pill Over Breast Cancer Risks

In The News: More Than 600,000 Women Dump The Pill Over Breast Cancer Risks

More than 600,000 women have ditched the birth-control pill, with many switching to a smartphone contraceptive app instead. Official NHS figures reveal that between 2011 and 2015, the number of women in England taking the Pill fell by almost a quarter. Some experts believe they are turning to more natural methods of contraception because of health fears. […]