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1 in 3 Women Survive Ovarian Cancer a Decade or More: Study

1 in 4 Senior Women in U.S. Has Osteoporosis: CDC

1 in 5 Younger Americans Tested for HIV

1 in 6 Female College Freshmen Raped While Incapacitated: Study

10 Percent of U.S. Women Drink During Pregnancy: Study

2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes

Abused Women Struggle With More Severe Menopause Symptoms: Study

Active, Passive Smoking Tied to Infertility, Early Menopause: Study

Added Radiation May Help Some With Early Breast Cancer

ADHD Tied to Obesity Risk for Girls, Study Contends

After Breast Cancer, Many in Appalachia Say No to Lifesaving Drugs

Age-Linked Memory Loss May Be Worse for Men, Study Finds

Annual Blood Test Might Help Prevent Deaths From Ovarian Cancer

Another Study Sees Link Between Antidepressants and Birth Defects

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds

Antidepressants Top Treatment Choice for Severe PMS: Researchers

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

Anti-Smoking Drug Chantix May Help Women Sooner Than Men

Are 2nd Breast Cancer Surgeries Always Necessary?

Are Vaginal Germs Linked to Preemie Birth?

Attraction Can Grow With Time Spent Together

Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk

Benefits of Iron Supplements Unclear for Pregnant Women, Young Children

Birth Control Pills May Cut Women's Odds for Uterine Cancer

Black Women Less Likely to Struggle With Depression Than Whites: Survey

Black Women Less Likely to Survive Uterine Cancer, Study Finds

Blood Test May Help Rule Out Pregnancy Complication: Study

Blood Test Might One Day Help Spot Migraines

Breast Cancer Drugs Battle Disease's Return

Breast Cancer Equally Common Now Among Blacks, Whites

Breast Cancer Is Not One Disease, Experts Say

Breast Cancer Patients Concerned About Genetic Risk, Survey Finds

Breast Cancer Surgery Now Often Involves Fewer Lymph Nodes

Breast Cancer Survivors May Have Higher Thyroid Cancer Risk

Breast Cancer Survivors Tend to Gain Weight: Study

Breast Cancer Survivors Vulnerable for Thyroid Tumors, and Vice Versa: Study

Breast Concerns May Sideline Many Teen Girls From Sports

Breast Milk Bought Online Might Contain Cow's Milk, Study Finds

Breast Reconstruction Often Involves Multiple Operations

Breast Ultrasound, Mammography May Be Equally Effective: Study

Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk of Type 2 Diabetes for Some Women

Breast-Feeding May Reduce Risk of Aggressive Breast Cancer: Study

Breast-Feeding Tied to Healthier Arteries in Middle Age

Broader Gene Tests for Breast, Ovarian Cancer Might Benefit Some: Study

Caffeine in Pregnancy May Not Harm Baby's IQ, Study Finds

Can Early Menopause Trigger Depression Later in Life?

Cancer Treatment Should Proceed for Pregnant Women: Study

Cardiac Concerns Not High on Women's Lists: Survey

CDC Adds New Zika Warning for Pregnant Women and Their Sex Partners

CDC Offering Zika Virus Tests for Pregnant Women

CDC Reports Link Between Zika Virus and Microcephaly in Brazil

CDC Reports Link Between Zika Virus and Microcephaly

Certain Generic Meds May Help Older Patients With Early Breast Cancer

Change in 'Pap' Test Rules Linked to Drop in STD Testing

Chemo Before Surgery May Boost Outcomes for Advanced Ovarian Cancer

Childhood Stress May Spur Weight Gain in Women

Combo Rx May Boost Ovarian Cancer Outcomes, But Too Few Get It: Study

Common Gene Variant May Raise Miscarriage Risk, Study Finds

Computer-Aided Mammograms May Not Be Worth the Cost: Study

Controversial Fertility Treatment Resulted in Live Births

Cooling Cap to Reduce Chemo-Linked Hair Loss OK'd

Costlier Breast Cancer Treatments Linked to Better Survival

Could ADHD Drug Find New Role in Menopause?

Could PMS Raise Women's Risk for High Blood Pressure?

Could Your 'Holiday Blues' Be Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Crohn's Disease, Colitis Tied to Anxiety in Study

C-Section Rates Drop Slightly With Hospital Review Program

Danger Persists for Young Women After Heart Attack, Stroke

Dangers of Vaginal Mesh Surgery for Incontinence May Be Overstated: Study

Death Rate for Extremely Premature Infants Largely Unchanged

Decrease Seen in Epidural-Related Complications for C-Sections

Device Approved for Female Fecal Incontinence

Diabetes Drug Given to Obese Moms-to-Be Won't Keep Baby's Weight Down

Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts

Dietary Dioxins Don't Seem to Increase Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Do Men 'Eat to Impress' When a Woman's Around?

Do Sporty Teen Girls Live Longer, Healthier Lives?

Doctors Rally in Support of Fibroid Device Curbed by FDA

Does Facebook Lead Young Women to Dangerous Diets?

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus?

Double Mastectomy Benefits May Be Overrated for Some

Drug May Help Some Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Early Menopause

During Menopause, 'Good' Cholesterol May Lose Protective Effect on Heart

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

Early Chemo Less Likely to Help Black Breast Cancer Patients: Study

Early Detection Still Key to Breast Cancer Survival: Study

Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of Irregular Heartbeat

Early Onset Hot Flashes May Point to Raised Heart Disease Risk

Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

Excess Weight Helps Women With Heart Failure, Hurts Men: Study

Exercise Can Cut Risk of Pregnancy-Related Diabetes: Study

Exercise May Blunt a Woman's Risk of Lung and Breast Cancer: Studies

Exercise May Help Prevent Pregnancy-Linked Pelvic Pain

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Experts Issue Guidelines on Caring for Breast Cancer Survivors

Facelifts May Make Women Seem More Likable, Study Suggests

False-Positive Mammogram Result Traumatic for Most Women: Study

Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study

FDA Approves Libido Pill for Women -- With Restrictions

FDA Could Approve First Female Libido Pill Soon

FDA Panel Endorses Women's Libido Pill

FDA Panel Weighing Women's Libido Pill

FDA Tightens Rules for Using Mesh Implants in Women's Surgery

Feeling Extra Forgetful May Signal Dementia Ahead

Female Bosses May Not Push Pay Parity

Female Libido Pill Approved

Fetal DNA Test May Also Help Spot Mom's Cancer, Study Finds

Few Military Women Seek Care After Sexual Assault: Study

Fewer Young Men Fathering Children Outside of Marriage: CDC

For Early Breast Cancer, More U.S. Women Choose Less Invasive Treatment

For Pregnant Military Wives, Risks Rise if Partner Deployed

For Unexplained Infertility, Breast Cancer Drug No Better Than Standard Treatment

For Women, No Link Between Kidney Stones, Osteoporosis

Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

Frozen Donor Eggs May Lead to Fewer Births Than Fresh Ones

Gender Disparities Persist in Academic Medicine

Gender Wage Gap Linked to Depression and Anxiety: Study

Gene Mutations Linked to Rare Form of Female Infertility

Genes Help Set Menopause Timing: Study

Genetic Test May Help Spot Male Fertility Problems

Gentle Yoga Safe in Late Pregnancy, Small Study Suggests

Gestational Diabetes Drug Might Raise Babies' Complication Risk

Girls Given Risky Meds Don't Get Contraceptive Advice

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

Good Results From IVF Egg Donors Over Age 35

Good Sleep Is Key to Good Sex

Graphic Warnings May Work Best to Keep Women From Tanning Beds

Growth Hormone May Lower Odds of Fractures in Older Women

Harvesting Eggs Earlier May Boost Older Women's Pregnancy Chances

Having More Kids May Slow Mom's Aging, Study Says

Health Tip: Stay Fit and Healthy During Pregnancy

Health Tip: When New Moms Lose Their Hair

Healthy Diet May Lower Black Women's Risk of Ovarian Cancer

Heart Rate Changes Linked to Sexual Problems in Women

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Heart Transplant Mental Toll May Be Greater for Women

Height May Be Linked to Increased Cancer Risk, Study Contends

Higher-Dose, Short-Duration Radiation Better for Early Breast Cancer: Study

Hispanic Women's Upbeat Outlook May Boost Heart Health

Hormone Replacement May Protect Women's Kidneys, Study Suggests

Hormone Therapy Doesn't Help Memory: Study

Hormone Therapy for Menopause Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Hormone Therapy Safely Helps Preserve Fertility for Breast Cancer Patients: Study

Hormone-Like Drug Doesn't Help Women With Alzheimer's: Study

Hospitals Doing Better Job of Promoting Breast-feeding: CDC

How to Do Breast Self-Exams

How to Mend a Broken Heart? Your Gender May Matter

HPV Vaccination Tied to Drop in Precancerous Cervical Lesions in U.S.

Human Brains Aren't Distinctly Male or Female, Study Says

Hysterectomy at Younger Age Tied to Heart Disease Risks

Implanted Defibrillators Help Women as Much as Men: Study

In Nursing, Men Still Paid More Than Women: Study

Injury Toll in U.S. in 2013: $671 Billion

Irregular Heart Beat May Pose Bigger Threat to Women

Is Breast Density an Overrated Cancer Risk Factor?

Kidney Disease Can Pose Problems During Pregnancy, Study Warns

Kids More Likely to Be Overweight If Mom Gains Too Much in Pregnancy or After

Late-Life Transition Like Bruce Jenner's Full of Challenges, Rewards, Experts Say

Less Chemo for Obese Ovarian Cancer Patients Linked to Worse Survival Rates

Less Sleep May Mean Less Sex After Menopause

Light Meal During Labor May Be Safe for Most Women: Study

Living Together, Marriage Give Equal Boost to Women's Mental Health: Study

Low Cancer Risk With Device Used to Remove Fibroids, Study Finds

Lumpectomy Plus Radiation May Beat Mastectomy for Early Breast Cancer

Mammogram Rates May Fall When Women Learn of 'Overdiagnosis' Risk

Many Breast Cancer Patients Still Opt for Mastectomy Over Lump Removal

Many More Women Than Men Living to 100

Many New Moms Still Lack Breast-Feeding Support at Work

Many Older Women Have Active Sex Lives, Study Finds

Many Pregnant Women Think E-Cigarettes 'Safer' Than Regular Cigarettes

Many U.S. Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant: Study

Many U.S. Women Live Far From Gynecologic Cancer Care

Many U.S. Women Still Smoke Before, During Pregnancy: Report

Many Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant, Study Finds

Many Women Unaware of Female-Specific Stroke Symptoms

Many Young Women Taking Up 'Very Light' Smoking, Study Finds

Meditation May Ease Pain, Anxiety From Breast Cancer Biopsy: Study

Mediterranean Diet Tied to Lower Odds of Uterine Cancer

Mediterranean Diet With Olive Oil Might Cut Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Melanoma Strikes Earlier If Indoor Tanning Begins in Teens: Study

Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the Month

Men's, Women's Hearts Age Differently

Meth, Coke Addiction May Affect Brains of Women More Than Men

Migraine Drug May Up Risk of Eating Disorders in Some Teens

Migraines May Worsen as Menopause Approaches

Millennials More Tolerant, Less Promiscuous Than Their Parents

Millions of Pregnant Women Put Their Babies at Risk With Alcohol: CDC

Minds of Older Women Fuzzier After General Anesthesia Than Men's

Minority Women Get Worse Breast Cancer Care, Regardless of Tumor Type: Study

Mixed Findings on Pot's Effect on the Developing Brain

'Moderate'Drinking Might Harm Older People's Hearts: Study

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Mom's Healthy Diet Linked to Lower Heart Defect Risk at Birth

Moms' Pre-Pregnancy Obesity Tied to ADHD, Other Issues in Kids

More Americans Surviving Cancer Today Than 20 Years Ago

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Belly Fat in First Trimester Linked to Diabetes Risk Later in Pregnancy

More Evidence That Drinking May Raise Breast Cancer Risk

More Evidence That Even 'Moderate' Exercise Helps Women's Hearts

More Evidence That Hormone Therapy Might Not Help Women's Hearts

More Exercise = More Fat Loss for Older Women, Study Finds

More IVF Tries Improve Odds of Having a Baby

More Than Half of Women Have Hot Flashes for at Least 7 Years

More Women Killed by Someone They Know in States With High Gun Rates

More Young Breast Cancer Patients Getting Gene Test

Morning, Midday Most Common Time for Babies' Arrival, Study Finds

MRI Might Predict Breast Cancer Risk in Some Women

MRIs Before Breast Cancer Surgery on the Rise: Study

Multiple Sclerosis Linked to Lower Levels of Key Nutrients in Women

New Clues to How Gene Affects Women's Body Shape, Diabetes Risk

New Drug Keeps Common Breast Cancer Under Control Longer: Study

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings

New Moms Gain No Benefit From Eating Placenta, Studies Show

New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

Newer Birth Control Pills May Slightly Raise Blood Clot Risk

Newer Test for Down Syndrome Called 'Major Advance'

News Coverage of Angelina Jolie's Breast Surgery Boosted Awareness of Options

Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy as Good as Full Breast Removal: Study

Not All Large Breast Tumors Warrant Mastectomy, Study Says

Number of Mammograms Handled May Affect Breast Cancer Detection Rates

Obamacare Boosting Breast Cancer Screening Among Poor: Study

Obese Postmenopausal Women May Face Higher Risk for Breast Cancer

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

Obesity Raises Women's Cancer Risk by 40 Percent, Study Finds

Ob-Gyn Group Advises on Spotting Dangerous Pregnancy Complication

Ob-Gyns: Use Ultrasound to Assess Pelvic Symptoms

Obstetricians' Group Urges Docs to Help Support Breast-Feeding

Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends

One Stillbirth Greatly Raises Odds for Another: Study

Ovarian Cyst Condition in Mom May Raise Odds for Autism in Child

Ovarian Tissue Transplant Can Help Some Women Have Kids After Cancer Treatment

Ovary Removal Reduces Breast Cancer Death in BRCA1 Carriers: Study

Overactive Thyroid Linked to Breast Cancer Risk

Oxygen Chamber Therapy May Ease Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests

Pill for Low Libido in Women Goes on Sale on Saturday

Poor Sleep Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests

Poor Sleep, Snoring Before Diagnosis Tied to Trouble for Breast Cancer Patients

Postmenopausal Women May Be at Risk of Gum Disease

Pregnancy Complications May Be Linked to Later Heart Disease

Pregnancy Doesn't Make General Surgery More Dangerous: Study

Pregnancy Intervals May Affect Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines

Pregnancy Results Good for Women With Controlled Lupus: Study

Pregnancy Weight Has Lasting Effect on Child, Study Finds

Pregnant Women Benefit From Tamiflu at First Sign of Flu: Study

Prenatal Acetaminophen Use Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Prenatal Vitamin D Supplements May Not Lower Baby's Asthma Risk: Study

Pre-Pregnancy Potato Consumption Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Preteen Girls Worry About Breast Cancer If It's in the Family

Progress Slows Against Heart Disease Deaths for Adults Under 55, Study Shows

PTSD Can Affect Female Vietnam War Vets, Too: Study

Racial Differences in Breast Cancer Linked to Genes

Radiation From Mammograms May Be Lower Than Thought

Rare Condition Can 'Masculinize' Women

Rear End Takes a Front Seat in Plastic Surgery Offices

Red Cross Takes Steps to Keep Zika Virus Out of Blood Supply

Regular Mammograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer

Restraining Order Often Costly for Women

Rise in Kidney Stones in Teens a Cause for Concern: Study

Safe to Take Antidepressants With Tamoxifen: Study

Scientists Find More Evidence of Breast Milk's Goodness

Scientists Probe Obesity's Ties to Breast Cancer Risk

Severe Headache During Pregnancy May Signal Trouble

Sex May Boost Female Immune System to Aid Fertility

Sham Acupuncture Equals Real Acupuncture for Hot Flashes: Study

Sharing Breast Milk May Pose Risks Women Haven't Considered

Sharp Increase in U.S. Babies Born With Syphilis: CDC

Shorter Women, Higher Odds for Preterm Birth?

Single Moms Report Poorer Health Later in Life

Single Parents Struggle Most to Get a Good Night's Sleep: Study

Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds

Sleep Apnea May Raise Women's Heart Risk, But Not Men's

Sleep Patterns May Affect a Woman's Diabetes Risk

Sleepless Nights Might Raise Women's Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Smoking Lowers Breast Cancer Survival, Study Finds

Smoking, Early Menopause May Shorten Life Span: Study

Social Life May Be Key to Suicide Prevention for Women

Some Women Face Geographic Barriers to Breast Reconstruction

Soy May Counter Effects of BPA in Women Undergoing Fertility Treatments

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S.

Stillbirths Still Too Common Worldwide

Strong Bones After 50? Women May Not Need Next Test Until 65

Studies Reveal Gender Gap in Heart Care

Study Casts Doubt on Use of Common Antibiotic for UTIs in Women

Study Finds Racial Differences in Choices for Breast Cancer Care

Study Links Family History of Prostate Cancer to Breast Cancer Risk

Study Links Having Children to Lower Ovarian Cancer Risk

Study Links Home Births to Slightly Higher Infant Death Risk

Study Questions Accuracy of Many Breast Cancer Biopsies

Study Sees Improving Survival Odds for Ovarian Cancer

Study Suggests Link Between Gum Disease, Breast Cancer Risk

Study Supports HPV Vaccination Guidelines

Study Ties Essure Birth Control Implant to Greater Need for Reoperation

Study Ties Hormone Therapy to Increased Ovarian Cancer Risk

Study Touts Benefits of Group Prenatal Care

Study: Men Are the Narcissists of the Species

Study: Small Bump in Blood Pressure During Pregnancy Might Harm Baby

Summer Babies May Be Healthier Adults

Suppository Eases Vaginal Dryness in Small Study

Surgery Not Always Needed for Early Form of Breast Cancer: Study

Survival Improves for Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer

Texas Health Officials Report Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus

The Pill, Hormone Therapy Safe for Women Taking Blood Thinners: Study

The Younger the Mother, the Worse Her Health at Midlife: Study

Timing May Be Key to Success of Surgery, Chemo for Early Breast Cancer

Too Few Breast Cancer Patients Getting Radiation After Mastectomy: Study

Too Few Preteen Girls Get HPV Vaccine, CDC Says

Too Few Women Get Counseling Before Breast Cancer Gene Test: Study

Too Many Pregnant Women Gain Too Much Weight: Doctors' Group

Too Many Women Who Need Bone Screening Aren't Getting It

Too Much Sitting May Raise a Woman's Cancer Risk: Study

Trauma, PTSD May Raise Women's Odds of Heart Attack, Stroke: Study

Traumatic Life Events May Harm Women's Hearts, Study Suggests

Type 2 Diabetes Linked to Language Problems in Women

Type 2 Diabetes May Raise Dementia Risk, Especially in Women: Study

U.S. Abortion Rate Hits Record Low: CDC

U.S. Birth Rate Hovers at All-Time Low, CDC Reports

U.S. Births Up, Teen and Preterm Deliveries Down: CDC

U.S. Breast Cancer Cases Could Rise 50 Percent by 2030

U.S. Weighs Changes to Blood Donations in Response to Zika Virus Outbreak

Unhappiness Won't Kill You

Unsupervised Home Births on the Rise: Study

Urine Isn't Free of Bacteria

Use of Long-Acting Birth Control Rises Fivefold in a Decade: CDC

Video Games May Make Women Pile Up More Than Points

Vitamin D, Calcium Don't Reduce Menopause Symptoms

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Weight Gain Between Pregnancies May Affect Infant Survival

Weight-Control Myths Keep Many U.S. Women Smoking

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Some Pregnancy Complications, Raise Others

When One Spouse Exercises, the Other May Start, Too

White House Seeks $1.8 Billion to Fight Zika Virus

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

WHO: Zika Virus an International Health Threat

Why Do More Women Than Men Have Weight-Loss Surgery?

Why Insulin Resistance May Be More Common in Men

Why Women Should Lower Their Holiday Stress Level

Woman Gives Birth Using Ovary Tissue Frozen in Childhood

Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study

Women Born Early at Greater Risk of Delivering Preemies, Study Suggests

Women Descend Into Alzheimer's at Twice the Speed of Men: Study

Women Don't Have to Suffer Through Severe Morning Sickness, Experts Say

Women Hospitalized for Asthma More Often Than Men

Women May Get Poorer Care Than Men Post-Heart Attack

Women May Have Better Flu Defenses

Women Should Get Annual Mammograms Starting at Age 45: Cancer Society

Women Soldiers No More Likely to Develop PTSD, Study Finds

Women Spend Far Less on Birth Control Because of 'Obamacare'

Women Starting to Match Men's Drinking Habits, Study Finds

Women Take Longer to Reach Hospital After Heart Attack

Women the Bigger Losers in Terms of Alzheimer's Costs

Women Who Breast-Feed Less Likely to Have MS Relapse: Study

Women With Grandkids May Leave Workforce Sooner

Women, Poor, Uninsured Face Higher Risk of Psychological Distress: CDC

Women's Brains May Have Tougher Time Recovering From Concussion

Women's Faces Are Redder During Ovulation, Study Says

Women's Heart Attacks Are Different Than Men's, Experts Stress

Women's Pelvic Pain Often Unreported

Worldwide Boost in Breast-Feeding Could Save 800,000 Lives: Study

Younger Women Less Likely to Take Meds After Heart Attack

Younger Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Attack

Younger Women With Diabetes More Vulnerable to Heart Attack: Study

Your Office Temperature Settings May Have a Gender Bias

Zika Vaccine Efforts Get Boost From Prior Research