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3 Health Issues That Can Threaten Young Female Athletes July 18, 2016

Pediatricians' group urges members to watch out for the 'female triad'

Base Quit-Smoking Day on Menstrual Cycle? June 02, 2016

Women may find it easier to say no after ovulation, study says

Could PMS Raise Women's Risk for High Blood Pressure? November 24, 2015

Study found rise in odds for hypertension in those with moderate-to-severe premenstrual syndrome

Giving Birth, Breast-feeding May Help Women's Long-Term Health October 30, 2015

Researchers find link between childbirth and lower risk of death from cancer or heart disease

Genes Help Set Menopause Timing: Study September 28, 2015

Findings might one day lead to fertility predictions, experts say

Women's Faces Are Redder During Ovulation, Study Says June 30, 2015

But these subtle changes aren't detectable to the human eye

Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the Month June 16, 2015

Hormonal fluctuations during menstrual cycle are to blame, study says

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Linked to Early Menopause: CDC February 05, 2015

Disorder also associated with other menstrual problems and pelvic pain, study finds

Soda Habit May Prompt Early Puberty in Girls, Study Suggests January 28, 2015

Early menstruation a risk factor for depression and breast cancer, researchers say

Female Hormone Disorder Linked to Numerous Health Conditions January 27, 2015

Study found women with polycystic ovary syndrome more likely to be hospitalized for variety of reasons

Could Quitting Smoking Be Easier for Women Just After Ovulation? January 07, 2015

Hormonal fluctuations might play a role in cravings, researchers say

Timing of First Period Tied to Women's Later Heart Risk: Study December 15, 2014

Getting it earlier or later raised chances of trouble, experts think childhood obesity might be at play

Study Ties Teen Smoking to Risk of Severe Menstrual Cramps November 18, 2014

Tobacco use known to restrict blood flow, researchers say

Migraines May Worsen During Menopause June 24, 2014

Women in perimenopause, menopause have more migraines than premenopausal women, study finds

PMS Not Linked to Hot Flashes Later, Study Finds June 05, 2014

But, women with PMS are more likely to have memory, concentration issues after menopause

Bleeding Irregularities Common in Menopause, Study Finds April 16, 2014

Report should reassure women at this stage of life, researcher says

Irregular Periods May Be Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer, Study Suggests April 09, 2014

Preliminary finding might eventually offer clue to which women would benefit from early screening

Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray January 21, 2014

Study might explain why health problems are more common among night workers

Viagra for Menstrual Cramps? December 09, 2013

In preliminary study of 25 women, those getting the drug reported greater pain relief

Time of Month May Affect Women's Concussion Recovery November 13, 2013

Small study found those injured during 2 weeks before menstrual period healed more slowly

Earlier Onset of Periods May Not Mean Earlier Sex November 11, 2013

Girls who start menstruating before age 12 no more sexual than later bloomers, study finds

Early Periods May Signal Greater Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests October 24, 2013

Obesity alone doesn't explain the findings, researchers say

Drinking Before First Pregnancy Raises Risk of Breast Cancer: Study August 28, 2013

Experts urge alcohol moderation for women during this time of life

Shift Work Might Affect Women's Periods, Fertility: Study July 10, 2013

Women who only worked at night also had higher odds for miscarriage, researchers say

Did Men's Yen for Younger Women Cause Menopause? June 13, 2013

Study found bias may have sidelined older women sexually, prompted changes that led to infertility

New Method May Help Pinpoint Woman's Final Menstrual Period March 26, 2013

Doctors could use information to start preventive treatment for bone loss, researcher says

Iron-Rich Diet Might Ease PMS Misery February 26, 2013

Plant-based foods with iron, zinc may help stave off monthly symptoms, study found

Early Menstruation Tied to Factors That Raise Heart Disease Risk November 15, 2012

Having a first period at a young age linked to more body fat, which can harm heart, blood vessels

Women's Respiratory Symptoms May Vary With Menstrual Cycle November 09, 2012

For example, study found wheezing highest on days 10 to 22

Are Knee Injuries Tied to Menstrual Cycle? October 19, 2012

Researchers say monthly hormonal changes may contribute to ACL tears, chronic pain

Child Abuse Might Alter Onset of Menstruation in Girls August 03, 2012

Those who suffered sexual, physical trauma began periods earlier or later than average

Menstrual Cycles May Affect Women's Shopping Patterns July 31, 2012

Study found they were more likely to buy clothes, focus on their appearance on fertile days

Better Health Screening Urged for Female College Athletes June 21, 2012

Young women in competitive sports at risk for problems with diet, menstruation, bone loss

Weight-Loss Surgery May Also Help Menstruation, Skin, Hair May 11, 2012

Hormonal benefits are gained from bariatric procedures, new study suggests

Hormonal Changes May Trigger Migraines in Some Women March 23, 2012

Evidence supports link between fluctuations in female hormones and painful headaches

Vitamin D3 Might Ease Menstrual Cramps February 28, 2012

Small, early trial suggests supplement can relieve pain, but safety questions remain

Female Soccer Players May Face Health Problems: Study February 08, 2012

Intense training, poor nutrition might lead to menstrual abnormalities, stress fractures in young players

'The Pill' Can Help Ease Period Pain, Study Finds January 18, 2012

Many doctors already prescribe oral contraceptives 'off-label' for this purpose, experts note