Women’s Health

  • Deep brain stimulation safe to treat chronic anorexia

    Posted on March 9, 2017 by Contributor

    A small study of 16 people suggests the technique is safe for anorexics and might help improve mood, anxiety and

  • Removing uterine fibroids

    Posted on February 25, 2017 by Shenrina Badri

    The surgical procedure to remove uterine fibroids is known as a myomectomy …

  • Pelvic pain

    Understanding the most common causes of pelvic pain

    Posted on February 21, 2017 by Serisha Singh

    Pelvic pain can be excruciating and adversely effect your quality of life. Find out what the main causes of pelvic

  • Conquer menopause weight gain and hot flashes

    Posted on February 17, 2017 by Contributor

    What’s the hardest part of going through menopause? Many would say that it’s the hot flashes and an inability to

  • Heart health concerns for all women over 20

    Posted on February 17, 2017 by Contributor

    With all the focus on February being the month of love, another matter of the heart that deserves attention is

  • Religious leaders could promote male circumcision in HIV-prevention

    Posted on February 16, 2017 by Contributor

    Helping religious leaders discuss circumcision with their congregations could prevent thousands of men from being infected with HIV ...

  • How to manage PMS

    Posted on February 13, 2017 by Contributor

    For many women, premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a monthly struggle. Fortunately there are ways to relieve the unbearable burden …

  • Lasting autistic traits in anorexic women

    Posted on February 9, 2017 by Contributor

    Anorexic women display clear autistic traits, even once the eating disorder is under control and they have achieved a normal

  • 4 Answers to key pregnancy questions

    Posted on February 8, 2017 by Contributor

    Jeanell du Plessis, unit manager at Genesis Maternity Clinic, answers key questions about pregnancy and what new mothers can expect

  • Do you have vaginal candidiasis?

    Posted on February 4, 2017 by Shenrina Badri

    Do you have vaginal candidiasis and are afraid or shy to seek help? …