A Pap smear samples cervical cells to check for abnormalities.
Your Guide to Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
WebMD explains pelvic inflammatory disease, including the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Estrogen and Women's Emotions
Estrogen is linked to mood disruptions that occur only in women -- PMS, PMDD, postpartum depression, and depression linked to menopause. WebMD examines how the hormone may affect emotions.
Hypothyroidism and Depression
Although hypothyroidism and depression are distinct diseases, they are interconnected in many people’s lives. Find out how.
5 Common Symptoms of a Yeast Infection
WebMD explains the symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection.
8 Questions About Your Period
WebMD explains menstrual cramping and other discomforts of your period, including which ones may need medical attention.
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
WebMD explains the symptoms of hypothyroidism (low thyroid level), including fatigue and weight gain.
How Hypothyroidism Is Treated
Learn the treatment options for hypothyroidism (low thyroid levels), such as synthetic thyroid medication.
What's Causing My Low Thyroid Level?
WebMD explains the causes of hypothyroidism (low thyroid level), including Hashimoto's disease and some treatments for hyperthyroidism (high thyroid level).
Normal Testosterone and Estrogen Levels in Women
WebMD explains normal estrogen and testosterone levels in women -- and how they affect health and mood -- before and after menopause.