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women

Patient Story

Deadly deception

Heart attacks strike both sexes, but women should be especially careful—the warning signs can be subtle.

Women smokers at higher risk for brain bleed

'Devastating' hemorrhage often affects younger people, neurologist says.

Patient Story

Tandem what?

When breastfeeding, a 2-year-old and a newborn can live in harmony.

Moving through menopause

Take steps now to make this life transition easier.

Patient Story

Could it be an autoimmune issue?

‘I felt like I had run a marathon after going up just one flight of stairs.'

10 ‘not-so-fun’ things about pregnancy

Most of us have been warned about morning sickness, but there are plenty of other troublesome conditions you should be ready for.

Top tips for managing disrupted sleep

Lack of sleep and poor sleep cause problems for so many women. It doesn't have to.

Dad in the delivery room

Whether you're a dad who's excited about labor and delivery, or you're simply wondering if you can handle it all, there's a role for you.

What’s my heart have to do with it?

Pregnancy can lead to all sorts of cardiac changes, some you'd never expect.

Seeding my baby? What’s that about?

Microbiomes passed along to your baby at birth are critical in strengthening long-term health and immunity.

Labor is no laughing matter—or is it?

A look at how this throw-back option for pain management in labor is now back in vogue.

What’s causing my swollen leg?

A blood clot during pregnancy can manifest itself in telltale ways.

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