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Women’s Health

Range of dryness products help postmenopausal women

Study: Vaginal estrogen and lubricants—both prescription and over the counter—reduce bothersome symptoms.

Fitness may fend off dementia

Study: Women who are fit at age 50 have a nearly 90 percent lower risk of developing Alzheimer's.

Listen to your heart, ladies

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women—but warning signs can often be ambiguous.

You’ve come a long way, baby

...Or have you? Let's take a look at women and smoking.

Confused about heart disease and menopause?

This physician shares how to determine when your symptoms require a full evaluation.

Women: Ignore these 10 symptoms at your own risk

Who knew switching to stretchy pants or having a tight shoe could signal serious health problems? Don’t assume these issues will go away.

Hysterectomy may have long-term health risks

Women who undergo the procedure may develop greater risk factors for heart disease and other health issues—even if they keep their ovaries.

Ovarian cancer’s origin studied

Findings may lead to better tests that could catch the disease earlier.

In sickness and in health

The quality of your marriage could steer the quality of your own health—especially if you're a guy, a new study suggests.

A victim of tragedy: Your heart

For women especially, multiple traumatic experiences are apt to cause health problems that can lead to heart disease.

Feel like yourself again

Goal-setting can get you there. First, imagine yourself at some date in the future.

Hate UTIs? One simple step can cut the risk

Adding more water to daily routine lowered odds for the infections.

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