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The month of March is marked as a time to foster greater awareness about colorectal cancer.
Women are familiar with menopause. It is that time in their life, usually between the mid-forties to mid-fifties where things start to change, periods become erratic and hot flashes ensue.
Hot flashes are a common problem for women as they move through menopause.
In December, 2013 the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA), partnering with Genzyme, a Sanofi company, held a nationwide search through their Why I Swim campaign.
The number of new melanoma cases, the most serious form of skin cancer, have been increasing each year for the last 30 years, to include more young people from 15-29 years of age.
Everyone who has ever watched their child kick and scream at seemingly the smallest things has probably felt at some point like a complete failure as a parent.
A new headband device called Cefaly has been approved by the FDA for the prevention and treatment of migraines.
These days more and more woman are working until their pregnancy due date. I remember having one boss who was flying until the end of her second trimester.
Since March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, the CDC wants to raise awareness in the United States concerning traumatic brain injury, also known as TBI.
Earlier today, EmpowHER was featured on the Today Show.
Despite efforts to prevent the abuse of prescription medications, drug use is still considered an epidemic by many.
A new vaginal gel has the potential to protect women from HIV.
Anyone who has had a urinary tract infection (UTI) can tell you there is plenty of pain involved.
Many women experience minor cramps at some point during their menstrual cycles, but what if you’re having excruciating pain before and during your period, and have other bothersome side ...
There are not many children eating salads in restaurants. They do not often ask for a plate of broccoli or an apple on the side. Most will not automatically request water for a drink.
Canada’s Capital Region in and around Ottawa, Ontario, and Fraser Valley in British Columbia have both experienced recent occurrences or outbreaks of the measles (also known as rubeola ...
If you use pre-moistened wipes and have an itchy or painful rash, trying to stay clean may be the source of your skin problem.
A Skin Cancer Diagnosis Before Age 25 Puts You at Higher Risk for 29 Other Types
For much of North America, the record cold winter of 2013-14 will be one for the history books.
An autoimmune disease is a condition that occurs when our own immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys healthy body tissue. Autoimmune diseases are often considered medical ...
Driving while distracted is definitely frowned upon. Being distracted while on a date? A total no-no. Most Americans can even agree that technology distractions should never occur at work.
Plenty of us have a problem with getting enough exercise on a regular basis. For those with multiple sclerosis, the difficulties are magnified.
For many women, their identity is tied to their hair and their hair is tied to their sexuality.
People have complained of having itchy areas in their upper back for centuries.
With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, everyone will be going green.
If you are experiencing symptoms of perimenopause or menopause you might be feeling exhausted. And you may feel unable to get your energy and your life back.
EmpowHER Founder & Chairman Michelle King Robson shares her own personal health story and explains why women need to advocate for their own health and wellness!