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  • Board says gynecologists can treat men for STIs, anal cancer
    Board says gynecologists can treat men for STIs, anal cancer
    Gynecologists are relieved to be allowed to treat former patients again after a new board decision put men back on patient rosters to be treated for sexually transmitted infections.The New York Times reported on Wednesday that the American Board...
  • Dr. Nikita Levy
    Gynecologist commits suicide after claims of secretly photographing patients
    Nikita Levy, a Johns Hopkins gynecologist, was found dead of apparent suicide on Monday (Feb. 18). The suicide came days after allegations that he secretly videotaped and photographed more than 100 women during routine exams. On Tuesday (Feb. 19)...
  • Smiling woman in hospital bed, from Fertility & Pregnancy
    Six Chicagoland hospitals with great women's health programs
    This fall, women's health programs in the United States received national attention as Becker's Hospital Review compiled and published its list of "100 Hospitals With Great Women's Health Programs."Becker's Hospital...
  • Cartoon of deliberate genital injury
    Mmmf... ow... ohhh!: Genital injury research (Video)
    Not every groin injury is as vicious as the one shown in the cartoon.And groin injuries can seriously affect women and children as well as men. For a small group of people of either sex and any age, they can permanently disable or even kill the...
  • ovarian cancer
    Task Force rules ovarian cancer screening does not outweigh the risks
    The U.S. Preventive Task Force recommends against screening The U.S. Preventive Task Force on Monday released their recommendation against ovarian cancer screening rating it with a grade D.The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) grades...
  • Best gynecology hospitals in the United States
    Best gynecology hospitals in the United States
    There are more than 1,100 hospitals that list Gynecology as their specialty. The hospitals listed are experienced in treating difficult cases. They are only listed if at least 25 patients that were admitted to the hospital needed a high level of...
  • woman taking contraceptives
    Continual use of the pill eases dysmenorrhea
    Continuous use of oral contraceptives eases moderate to severe menstrual crampsMost women experience those dull, throbbing or cramping pains in the lower abdomen called dysmenorrhea. For some women these cramps are merely bothersome but for others...
  • The G-Spot (4) is reportedly located one to three inches into the vagina, at the side of the urethra (6) and the urinary bladder (2).
    Anatomical existence of G-spot confirmed
    A new study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine documents that the much discussed and elusive G-spot (Gräfenberg Spot) does in fact exist anatomically. The report was published on April 25 and reviewed at the Eureka Alert web site on that...
  • Hamilton County coroner Dr. Ananat Bhati is laid to rest
    Hamilton County coroner Dr. Ananat Bhati is laid to rest
    Today, family and friends of Hamilton County coroner Dr. Ananat Bhati, 71, said good-bye to him. After suffering head trauma from a fall at the Westin Hotel, Dr. Bhati passed away on Friday and was laid to rest today.Before being named as Hamilton...
  • Dr. Sara Gottfried of The Gottfried Center
    Evidence-based Ancient Medicine Woman Wisdom with Dr. Sara Gottfried
    Dr. Sara Gottfried has serious medical street credits with her Harvard MD and Kaiser background but she is anything but a traditional OB-GYN. Instead, Dr. Gottfried is more medicine wise woman than cold clinician who spends no more than 15 minutes...
  • Woman having acupuncture
    Acupuncture And Exercise Holds Benefits For PCOS
    Polycystic ovary syndrome can reap benefits from natural approachesResearchers from University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have now disclosed that acupuncture and physical exercise improves hormone levels and menstrual bleeding in women with polycystic...
  • Bottle with Bach flower stock remedy
    Hot Flashes A Good Thing For Women
    Menopausal symptoms like hot flashes associated to lower breast cancer riskFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center recently discovered in a study that those menopausal symptoms women have to endure may actually be a good thing for their health....