May 30, 2013: Women May Have Natural Defense Against Common STD
'Trich' causes discomfort for some, but is symptomless in others

March 08, 2013: Petroleum Jelly Tied to Vaginal Infection Risk in Study
Use of such products doubled odds of bacterial vaginosis, researchers find

June 26, 2012: Bacterial Vaginosis Increases Female-to-Male HIV Transmission Risk
HIV-positive women with the condition are three times more likely to pass virus to partners

May 02, 2012: Study Redefines What a Healthy Vagina Is
Scientists found 'bacterial community' differs among women and even changes in same woman

February 08, 2012: Experts Warn of Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea
Arsenal of drugs effective against the sexually transmitted disease running dry, researchers say

July 12, 2011: Older Women at Greater Risk for Common STD, Study Suggests
Screening women 40 and up for trichomoniasis is essential to prevent serious complications, experts say

July 30, 2009: Birth Control May Help Ward Off Bacterial Vaginosis
Contraceptive pills, hormonal injections both seem effective, study says

December 16, 2008: HIV Can Penetrate a Woman's Healthy Genital Skin
Study finds virus can reach immune cells in just 4 hours

November 07, 2008: Health Tip: Bleeding Between Periods
Some possible reasons

September 11, 2008: Natural Childbirth Moms More Attuned to Babies' Cry
Finding may help shed light on postpartum depression in those choosing Caesareans

August 22, 2008: HRT After Menopause Reduces Symptoms
It reduced problems with sleep, sexual functioning and hot flashes, study finds

June 27, 2008: Antibiotics Effective for Vaginal Injury After Childbirth
Small study finds they improve healing of common tissue tears, prevent infection

May 18, 2008: New Surgical Technology Holds Promise of Painless, Scarless Procedures
Endoscope inserted through natural body openings avoids incisions, shortens recoveries

April 30, 2008: Staff Training Reduces Postpartum Bleeding, Episiotomies
Studies urge oxytocin use after delivery, re-evaluation of accepted birthing practices

April 03, 2008: Male Partner Violence Hurts Women's Health Worldwide
WHO study finds aftereffects reverberate long after the incidents