Milestone Medical Tests in Your 20s and 30s
Entering your 20s and 30s may mean regular medical tests -- such as blood pressure and cholesterol -- you hadn't considered before. Here's what you need to know.
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.
Normal Menstrual Cycle - Topic Overview
What is early disease detection?Early disease detection is the use of:Screening tests to find diseases before symptoms appear.Diagnostic tests to find a disease early in its course. Why should I think about early disease detection?Often, the earlier a disease is diagnosed, the more likely it is that it can be cured or successfully managed. Managing a disease, especially early in its course, may ..
Normal Menstrual Cycle - Screening, Birth to 12 Months
Your baby should have regularly scheduled checkups, often called well baby visits, starting shortly after birth. During these visits, your doctor examines your baby for possible problems and asks you questions about your baby's growth and development. Generally, a baby is evaluated: Right after birth. At 1 or 2 weeks of age.At 1 or 2 months of age.At 4, 6, 9, and 12 months of age.All states ...