Your Guide to Menstrual Cramps
WebMD explains menstrual cramps, which can simply be a tightening of the muscles of the uterus or a symptom of a disorder of the reproductive organs.
Your Guide to Premenstrual Syndrome, or PMS
What is PMS? Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms, causes, and treatments for premenstrual syndrome.
Pregnancy and Urinary Tract Infections
Pregnant women are more vulnerable to getting urinary tract infections. Learn more from WebMD about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of UTIs.
When to Call Your Doctor During Pregnancy
Not sure if you should be worried about a troubling symptom during pregnancy? WebMD helps you determine if and when you should call your doctor.
Hormone Replacement Therapy Q&A
Should you take hormone replacement therapy during menopause? Get answers to frequently asked questions from WebMD.
Fibrocystic Breast Changes
Some women have what is known as fibrocystic breast changes, which cause lumpiness in the breasts. WebMD explains their causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Your Personal Fitness Schedule
Make time for fitness with this simple, personal fitness schedule.
Thyroid Hormone Production and Function - Topic Overview
The thyroid gland uses iodine from food to make two thyroid hormones: triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). It also stores these thyroid hormones and releases them as they are needed. The hypothalamus and the pituitary gland,which are located in the brain,help control the thyroid gland. The hypothalamus releases thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH),which stimulates the pituitary gland ...
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.
Plan B One-Step
WebMD discusses what Plan B is, why it's used, and its effectiveness and side effects.