Women's Health

What’s a Healthy Weight?

Having a large percentage of body fat, regardless of how much you weigh, is unhealthy. You could be of normal weight or underweight and still have an unhealthy amount of body fat. Use these three measures to find out ›

The OB/GYN Corner

Women often see their doctor about birth control, but it’s also important to recognize the signs of gynecological problems. Symptoms to Know ›

Ask the Expert

I have hair on my chest, back, and stomach. I’m not pregnant. Could I have a hormone problem?

ANSWER:

About 10% of American women believe that they have more body hair than they should. Even more say they have more hair than they want.

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Women's Minds and Moods

Feeling healthy emotionally helps keep our lives in balance. Yoga is a healthy mind and body practice. How Yoga Can Help You ›

Ask the Expert

I have hair on my chest, back, and stomach. I’m not pregnant. Could I have a hormone problem?

ANSWER:

About 10% of American women believe that they have more body hair than they should. Even more say they have more hair than they want.

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Did You Know?

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Talk about crazy cravings: Some pregnant women have the urge to eat clay, laundry starch, or cornstarch — a condition called pica.