Dr Deirdre Bentley, Jean Hailes GP, explains that a sensitive approach is needed when dealing with this potentially embarrassing subject.
With an increasing demand for GPs and health professionals to provide nutrition information as part of consultations, a new communication program has been developed to provide health professionals with a central source of accessible, holistic and evidence-based nutrition information.
Breaking the taboo of talking about periods, Jean Hailes for Women’s Health has released an innovative new animation that helps women of all ages and cultures understand what happens in their body.
We are constantly being reminded to eat well and pay attention to the kinds of foods we put into our bodies, but what about the skincare products and cosmetics we apply to our skin?
Women who started menstruating at a younger age may be at higher risk of gestational diabetes, according to a new study published in the journal Diabetes Care.
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 "The delicate balance of 'down there'".
What's the secret of women who manage to stick to a healthy weight? A new study reveals all – and the good news is that it's not about torturous diets or hours at the gym.
Flinders University is conducting a research study on fertility and family planning. They are calling for Australian men and women, who do not have children, to complete an anonymous online survey which will take 15 minutes or less.
Marking World Endometriosis day yesterday, Minister for Health, Jill Hennessy, announced the Victorian State Government is providing $100,000 to Jean Hailes for Women’s Health to develop essential new resources for endometriosis.
Your libido, otherwise known as your sex-drive or desire, forms an important part of your health and wellbeing. Your levels of libido will change throughout your life. There's no right or wrong level – only what's right for you.