Women's Health

Showing   of 74 results

pregnant woman stretching

Safe Exercise During Pregnancy, from Yoga to Marathon Training

In most uncomplicated pregnancies, regular exercise can provide important health benefits. Even intense exercise such as marathon training is possible if you follow some basic safety guidelines.

woman holding baby

When Worrying About Your New Baby Becomes a Sign of Postpartum Anxiety

When you have a baby, it is normal to worry about the health and safety of your newborn. But when worrying thoughts become intrusive or difficult to control, it may be a sign of an anxiety disorder.

Illustration of a capsule killing the coronavirus

Paxlovid: A Promising New Antiviral Therapy for COVID-19 Available at Your Local Pharmacy

People 12 years of age and older now have a new treatment option for COVID-19. If taken within five days of symptoms appearing, the antiviral drug called Paxlovid has proven effective in preventing hospitalization and death.

A woman jogging and exercising at the park

Managing the Symptoms of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal condition that affects up to 12 percent of reproductive-aged women and can cause a variety of symptoms, including infertility. Learn more about how PCOS is diagnosed and treated.

A happy older couple enjoying a healthy lunch together outdoors

Can Weight Loss Surgery Reverse Diabetes?

Significant weight loss is often an important health goal for people with Type 2 diabetes. Although never the first treatment option, for some people, certain types of bariatric surgery can actually change the body’s metabolism and reverse diabetes.

Full background of a variety of pasta noodles

Are Leftover Rice and Pasta Bad for Your Health?

Proper preparation, storage and reheating of rice, pasta and other foods is essential for the prevention of food poisoning. Learn how to keep you and your family safe from food-borne illness.

A smiling Linda Estrada at the beach

Breast Cancer Survivor Seeks Help for Sexual Health Concerns from UH Team

California native Linda Estrada overcame a breast cancer diagnosis, recurrent bladder infections and sexual health issues with the help of her health care team at University Hospitals.

Closeup profile of a female having ear pain

Can COVID-19 Cause Hearing Loss?

COVID-19 infection can affect all parts of the body and lead to a wide range of symptoms. Is hearing loss one of them?

Results are loading...