Frequently Asked Questions About Women's Health
Frequently asked questions about women's health.
Visuals of the Breast Lymph Nodes and Hormones
Learn about the parts of your body inside and around the breast, including lymph nodes and blood vessels.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and Weight Gain
WebMD explains why weight gain is a common side effect of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and how women with this condition can lose weight.
Myomectomy is the surgical removal of fibroids from the uterus. It allows the uterus to be left in place and preserves fertility.
10 Tips to Beat Insomnia
If you are suffering from insomnia, there are many steps you can take to change your behaviors and lifestyle to help and get some sleep.
Your Guide to Healthy Grilling
Your summer picnic or barbecue wouldn’t be the same without firing up the grill. Here's how to do it safely.
Ovarian Pain: Possible Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatments
WebMD helps you understand what causes ovarian pain, how it’s diagnosed, and what the treatments are. Find out what acute and chronic ovarian pain can mean.
D and C (Dilation and Curettage)
WebMD discusses the reasons your doctor may advise a D&C (dilation and curettage) and what to expect before, during, and after the procedure.
Your Personal Fitness Schedule
Make time for fitness with this simple, personal fitness schedule.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) - Screening, 13 to 18 Years
Generally, your child is evaluated at ages 5 or 6, 8, and 10. At each visit, your doctor will also check your child's growth and development. These checks are not specifically related to disease detection but are intended to see whether your child is growing and developing normally. Normal checks include:School concerns, such as grades, favorite subjects, and the teacher's idea of how your child .