Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Women's Health

Medical Reference Related to Women's Health

  1. What to Expect From an Ob-Gyn Visit

    WebMD explains what an ob-gyn is, what to expect at yearly checkups, and how to find a doctor you're comfortable with.

  2. Drinking Water Quality: What You Need to Know

    How much do you know about your drinking water quality? Is tap water or bottled water safer? Learn more here from WebMD.

  3. Moisture and Mold Problems: Preventing and Solving Them in Your Home

    Mold in the house isn’t just a problem for people with allergies or asthma. Prevent mold - and the health problems it causes - with these basic tips from the experts at WebMD.

  4. Testing for and Removing Lead Paint

    Does your house have dangerous lead-based paint on the walls? WebMD tells you how to find out -- and how to fix it.

  5. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - Screening, Adult Men

    Early disease detection during adulthood is intended to identify diseases that may develop as you age. Regular checkups and screening are important to maintain good health.How often you have the following tests depends on your age, health, and risk factors for specific diseases. Tests that may be done at your regular checkups include:Blood pressure screening.Breast cancer screening for ...

  6. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - Health Tools

    An interactive tool on "which health screenings do you need?"

  7. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - Screening, Adult Women

    Generally, your child or teen is evaluated yearly from age 11 through 18. At each visit, your doctor will also check his or her growth and development. These checks are not specifically related to disease detection but are intended to see whether your child or teen is growing and developing normally. Normal checks include:School and behavioral concerns, such as failing classes or dropping out of .

  8. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - 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 ..

  9. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - Frequently Asked Questions

    Learning about early disease detection:What is early disease detection?What screening is done from birth to 12 months of age?What screening is done from 13 months to 5 years of age?What screening is done from 6 to 10 years of age?What screening is done from 11 to 24 years of age?What screening is done from 25 to 49 years of age?What screening is done from 50 to 64 years of age?What screening is ..

  10. Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early - 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 ...

Displaying 241 - 250 of 491 Articles << Prev Page 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Next >>

Today on WebMD

hands on abdomen
Test your knowledge.
womans hand on abdomen
Are you ready for baby?
 
birth control pills
Learn about your options.
insomnia
Is it menopause or something else?
 
Couple with troubles
Article
Bone density illustration
VIDEO
 
Young woman being vaccinated
Slideshow
woman holding hand to ear
Slideshow
 
Blood pressure check
Slideshow
mother and daughter talking
Evaluator
 
intimate couple
Article
puppy eating
Slideshow