Following menopause, many women suffer from a drop in their libido. Open and caring inquiry can help address sexual dysfunction.
GPs can help women to recognise the signs and symptoms of perinatal depression and anxiety, and can play a key role in assisting women to recover.
Dr Felicity Dent writes how health professionals can help empower young women with confidence and knowledge around their sexual health.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a complex endocrine condition that can profoundly impact a woman's life. The latest evidence will assist GPs in caring for women with PCOS.
Elder abuse is any act that causes harm to an older person. Women are at greater risk of elder abuse than men. Data from elder abuse helplines in Australia indicate that about 70% of elder abuse victims are women.…
Dr Lara Roeske, Director of Education and Liaison at Victorian Cytology Services, writes about the changes to the revamped National Cervical Screening Program (NCSP).
In this 'Talking Women' article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes Medical Director Dr Elizabeth Farrell details the four levels of treatment for PMS as well as criteria for diagnosis.
In this 'Talking Women' article for Medical Observer, senior research fellow Alison Beauchamp, discusses the method 'teach-back' to improve the health outcomes of a consultation.
In this 'Talking Women' article for the upcoming edition of Medical Observer, Jean Hailes endocrinologist Dr Sonia Davison and specialist surgeon Mr Su-Wen Loh discuss the high-risk and challenging elements of dense…
In the latest 'Talking Women' article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes gynaecologist Dr Janine Manwaring discusses endometriosis and pelvic pain.