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Having a baby is stressful enough without also having to process misinformation. Here are the facts from the WHO, experts and the research evidence.
Women with less income and less education may be hurt most by gender discrimination.
Hormone-based contraceptives are in short supply.
A Twitter storm recently erupted over claims ibuprofen can reduce menstrual flow by up to 50%. There is some evidence ibuprofen could make your period lighter – but not by this much.
Your GP will discuss the risks and benefits of menopausal hormone therapy, taking into account a host of factors.
Top US runner Mary Cain has revealed her health was ruined by being told to lose weight for performance.
Despite celebrity endorsements and growing popularity of the practice, there's still little scientific proof to support these claims.
Although research can provide us with useful evidence to help inform our decisions, underfunded research areas still mean that women are being left in the dark.
While evidence has indicated women who take menopausal hormone therapy have a marginally increased risk of breast cancer, it's equally important we talk about the benefits of the treatment.
New research suggests the clitoris is equally as important for reproduction as it is for sexual pleasure. But the evidence behind that claim is up for debate.
Health services are routinely falling short when it comes to providing care to lesbian, bisexual, trans and other sexual minority women.
Westminster has pushed Northern Ireland to fall into line with the rest of the UK when it comes to women's reproductive rights and marriage for same-sex couples.
Women will experience symptoms in the time leading up to menopause. This period is known as perimenopause.
The story of how human eggs became an integral part of a multi-billion dollar global fertility industry starts in a unlikely place: the sex lives of farm animals.
Providing affordable pregnancy tests to women in low-resource countries is a critical, yet under-appreciated, way to improve their health.
3D mammography is becoming more widely available, but is it superior to the traditional 2D technology for breast cancer detection? The answer isn't clear-cut.
While not all men are willing to become involved in women and children’s health, some situations force them take on 'women’s work'.
It's normal for expectant mums to worry about how their activities might affect their baby's health. But when it comes to vigorous exercise, the evidence shows there's nothing to worry about.