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Before Choosing an IUD for Birth Control, Know the Facts

Before Choosing an IUD for Birth Control, Know the Facts

Latest Women’s Health News THURSDAY, Oct. 10, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Despite the fact that intrauterine devices, or IUDs, are extremely effective forms of birth control, one expert thinks many women don’t have all the facts when considering the option. Ob-gyn Dr. M. Kathleen Borchardt, from Houston Methodist Health System, is hoping to set the […]

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Ovulation Date Calculator

Ovulation Date Calculator

How to use this ovulation calendar (calculator) tool Pick a date on the calendar that matches the day you started your last period The calendar will display your estimated ovulation date, marking it in red. The days leading up to your ovulation date will appear marked in purple; those are the days you are likely […]

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Health Tip: Having Healthy Arguments

Health Tip: Having Healthy Arguments

(HealthDay News) — Disagreements with a friend or partner are normal, says the National Voice of Domestic Violence. But when a relationship is not built on respect and equal partnership, an unhealthy relationship may develop. Latest Sexual Health News The organization mentions these characteristics of a healthy argument: A disagreement about chores, spending habits, raising […]

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Germ Transplant Helps Women With Tough-to-Treat Vaginal Infections

Germ Transplant Helps Women With Tough-to-Treat Vaginal Infections

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Women’s Health News MONDAY, Oct. 7, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Bacterial vaginosis is a common infection in women that’s usually easily treated with antibiotics. But for those who develop recurrent infections, treatment options have been limited. Now, Israeli researchers report they were able to put recurrent infections into remission in […]

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Pregnancy Due Date Calculator

Pregnancy Due Date Calculator

How to use the Pregnancy Due Date Calculator Select the date of the first day of your last menstrual period in the space provided. Select your average cycle length from the dropdown menu. Your due date, the gestational age (age from conception to birth) of your baby, and a trimester timeline will appear in the […]