Are you a health professional, beauty therapist, or piercer who may perform or be asked about female genital modification?
Irregular menstrual cycles in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are a stronger predictor of mental health issues than other symptoms of the common hormone condition, a study at Columbia University School of Nursing (USA) has found.
Our free health articles cover a different women's health issue each month and may be reprinted in your organisation's newsletter, magazine, blog or website at no cost. This month's topic is 'When you want a baby - timing is everything!'.
Ahead of World Alzheimer’s Day on September 21 experts from Jean Hailes for Women’s Health remind women to nurture their mind and brain for the best chance of keeping healthy, both physically and mentally.
Tools are available to help GPs participate in improving patient health literacy.
Two new studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine on 14th of August 2014 investigated the relationship between sodium (a component of salt) and cardiovascular health. The two studies highlight the lack of agreement in a safe level of sodium intake.
Endometriosis often takes a long time to be diagnosed and affects all areas of a women’s life, a study has found.
So the old me would count down the days until a holiday. Book the pre holiday bikini wax, maybe buy a fresh white top and check my bathers are still respectable. Pack the night before, stock up on all the latest trash mags and off we go! Woo hoo!
This year on International Gynaecological Awareness Day (celebrated worldwide on September 10) Jean Hailes for Women’s Health ‘lifts the lid’ on secret women’s business by busting some common held myths.
Evelyn arrived six days overdue on Tuesday 6th May 2014 at 11.58pm after almost 24 hours of labour and an emergency caesarean. She was a healthy 4.365kgs and as the obstetrician said when she pulled her out there wasn’t much chance of her coming out naturally given her size and her position (OP). Labour was pretty tough for me so by the time she arrived I was completely exhausted but overwhelmed with happiness to find out we had a beautiful baby girl.