A friend, family member or colleague -- we each seem to know someone who has battled breast cancer. Learn your risk factors and reduce those threats within your control. Tune "in" to pink and spread awareness! You may save the life of your mother, daughter, close friend or even yourself.
What do you think about your breasts? Are you one for "showing them off" or trying to tone 'em down a bit by showcasing some of your other assets?
The American Cancer Society stopped recommending breast self-exams, but still suggest they can be used as an optional screening technique. For one group of young women, those at high risk of developing breast cancer, these exams may provide the first hint of a problem.
Friendship Day celebrates the importance of friends. Women need their female friends. It's essential to our health and happiness. Having a group of close friends helps you sleep better, improves your immune systems, staves off disease and results in a longer life.
Non-human female mammals have been known to show high levels of aggression when defending their young. You don't want to mess with a momma bear. It turns out you might not want to mess with a nursing mom, either.
For the first time, studies officially show women scoring higher than men when it comes to IQ tests. It's been assumed that women are more "cerebral" where men are more "physical." This isn't the case according to the latest research conducted by James Flynn, an emeritus professor of Political Studies at the University of Otago in New Zealand.
Over the years, experts noticed that some foods tend to cause most food poisoning outbreaks. Which common foods made the list? You may be surprised!
Pregnant women are told they shouldn't diet. We see from experts that controlling weight gain during pregnancy reduces not just the pounds, but also complications. If you're confused about pregnancy weight gain, you're not alone. Here are the recommendations and research to help guide your choices.
Whether you work away from home or have a business at home, juggling your life, family and career continues to challenge parents of all kinds. Use these suggestions to help get your life feeling less chaotic.
You're balancing your needs, your partner's needs, family and work responsibilities. Then premenstrual syndrome strikes. Here's how you can hit back.