Polycystic ovary syndrome, also known as PCOS, is one of the most common hormonal endocrine disorders affecting 8-20 percent of women. Many of these women experience a wide variety of different symptoms due to hormonal changes in their body.
Your 20’s are an exciting time! These are the years where you begin to know yourself better and start to develop your health habits, for better or worse. Take control of your health with these 6 healthy habits for young women so that you feel and look better in the short term, and sustain a lifetime of healthy living in the long term.
Do you suffer from bladder leakage when working out? If so, you're not alone. Urinary incontinence is a common issue that female athletes face during exercise, making it difficult to maintain a consistent fitness regimen.
When it comes to periods, most women will experience unusually heavy bleeding every once in awhile. Although heavy menstrual bleeding is common among women, it isn't normal. Heavy bleeding and severe pelvic pain can not only disrupt your life, but may be a sign of a more serious health problem.
With all the changes that come with pregnancy, particularly hormonal, changes in insulin can cause gestational diabetes.
This condition can affect the mother and the baby but usually goes away after giving birth. However, for the remainder of the pregnancy, there are things that can be done to manage the condition and reduce the effects.