Cut through the mammogram confusion

Experts offer clear insight on new screening recommendations and how women can determine what's right for them.

October 23, 2015 0

‘Good’ cholesterol acts differently in menopause

'Women need to strive for a healthy lifestyle. If they didn't do that before, it's really important now.'

October 21, 2015 0

Considering a flu shot? Just do it.

Now is the time to protect your family from this seasonal risk.

October 19, 2015 0

Anti-smoking drug may help women sooner than men

Differences in the male brain may explain gender gap.

October 17, 2015 0

New clues to how gene affects women’s body shape

Study found variants determine where body fat is stored, regulation of fat cells.

October 15, 2015 0

Soup, soup and more soup

A souping cleanse is replacing juicing as the detox diet of choice. Here’s what you need to know before getting started.

October 14, 2015 0

Amy Grant: ‘All that really matters is crystal clear’

Singer-songwriter teams up with presidential daughter Susan Ford Bales to wow crowd with honesty and authenticity.

October 13, 2015 2

‘Sunshine vitamin’ lowers MS risk

We've long known vitamin D can calm the symptoms of multiple sclerosis. Evidence shows it may help prevent it, too.

October 12, 2015 0

Sex boosts female immune system to up fertility odds

Effect appears to work regardless of when in a woman's cycle sex occurs.

October 12, 2015 0

‘I’ve been given a second chance’

Ludington resident says a long-delayed mammogram saved her life.

October 10, 2015 1

Cope with the ‘perfect storm’ of menopause

Having trouble with weight gain or other issues during this transitional phase of life? We can help.

October 9, 2015 0

‘I’m glad I made that call’

Now in its 10th year, Strong Beginnings has effectively upended the status quo when it comes to health equity and maternal-infant health in the African-American community.

October 8, 2015 0