Birth control does more than prevent pregnancy. It’s also used to help keep your cycle regular, reduce painful periods and, yes, clear up acne. What’s your best choice of birth control for treating acne? An Ob/Gyn explains.
Most experts recommend annual screening mammograms starting at age 40 for people at average risk for breast cancer. People at higher risk may be advised to be screened earlier. When’s the right age for you? A radiologist explains.
Is there a connection between irregular periods and COVID-19 vaccines? Find out from an Ob/Gyn.
Hormones fluctuate throughout your menstrual cycle. Some of those fluctuations increase sebum levels. The result: Deep, painful acne on your chin and jawline. But you don’t have to just grin and bear it.
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The 2022 study doesn’t mean that hair straightening products cause cancer, but it does raise important questions for future research. An expert explains why.
Intermittent fasting is a trending — and dietitian recommended — approach to weight loss and managing your health. But it may be less effective for pre-menopausal women.
Maybe you want kids one day, but now just isn’t the time. Freezing your eggs is an option that can help you preserve your fertility for the future. A reproductive endocrinology fertility specialist explains how the process works and what to take into consideration if you’re thinking about doing it.
Hormone changes and a slowing metabolism can lead to weight gain during menopause, particularly around your belly. But weight gain isn’t inevitable. Check out these tips for maintaining your weight after menopause.
Pelvic exams are less than fun on a good day, but when you’re on your period? Yeesh. Read on to learn when to opt out and when to power through.
If you have uterine fibroids, you already have to deal with symptoms like pain and fatigue. But do they also cause weight gain? An expert explains.