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Young and not as healthy as we think

Posted on May 22, 2017 by Contributor

Many young women have fallen for the lie that they can “work and play” hard without any health ...

Why it’s impossible to test for virginity

Posted on May 19, 2017 by YouTube

The hymen is still the most misunderstood and 'dangerous' part of the female body...

What to do if you are raped

Posted on May 17, 2017 by Contributor

Due to the current tragic stories in the news about violence against women, it’s necessary to inform people ...

Do you have thrush or ‘lichen sclerosus’?

Posted on May 12, 2017 by Contributor

Many women are misdiagnosed with thrush or a yeast infection, when it may be a disease called lichen ...

The dark side of gender equality

Posted on May 11, 2017 by Contributor

Growing numbers of professional women are closing the equality gap, but not where it counts...

What can Celluvac cupping do for your body and skin?

Posted on May 9, 2017 by ADVERTORIAL

Stimulating the lymphatic system (the lymph sits just underneath the surface of your skin) through dry bristle skin ...

BioBust breast health tips: Change your lifestyle!

Posted on May 3, 2017 by ADVERTORIAL

Taking care of your breasts is not something you need to fear, it’s a lifestyle…

Low-cost drug reduces post-partum haemorrhage

Posted on April 28, 2017 by Contributor

Tranexamic acid – an inexpensive and widely available drug – could reduce maternal deaths among women with severe ...

How to beat pregnancy night sweats

Posted on April 10, 2017 by Contributor

Waking up in the night with sweat-drenched pyjamas is the last thing any new or expecting mom needs ...

Ladies, this is why fertility declines with age

Posted on April 5, 2017 by Contributor

A recent study has uncovered a new explanation for why female fertility declines with age …

What are the symptoms of perimenopause?

Posted on March 27, 2017 by Shenrina Badri

Do you know what the symptoms of perimenopause are? …

Endometriosis – the unrecognised disease

Posted on March 27, 2017 by Contributor

Endometriosis is an often unrecognised chronic disease that occurs when the lining of the uterus (womb) grows outside ...

Waist-to-hip ratio and womb cancer risk

Posted on March 22, 2017 by Contributor

Do you know what your waist-to-hip ratio is? Research has found that these numbers could be linked to ...

Can you regain fertility with tubal reversal or IVF?

Posted on March 16, 2017 by Contributor

Many women choose to have tubal ligation. However, sometimes a woman has a change of heart and wonders ...

WIN hampers from Femagene

Posted on March 14, 2017 by Debbie Harrower

Win 1 of 6 Femagene Hampers valued at R1 000 each. Enter now ...

Affordable sanitary pads possible with new female-owned manufacturing plant

Posted on March 13, 2017 by Contributor

Mimi Women, South Africa’s first and only black-female-owned sanitary towel company, plans to raise R10 million to build ...

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, ...

Removing uterine fibroids

Posted on February 25, 2017 by Shenrina Badri

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

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 ...

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 ...

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