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Valentine’s Day may be February 14th, but sometimes it feels like the whole month is dedicated to the subject of love and dating.
While adults might feel pressure to get coupled up, ...
A report in Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, indicated that about 73 percent of adolescents consume caffeine each day.
As a woman maybe you do not think about a heart attack as a potential health problem. But perhaps you should.
If you or your partner is looking to spice up your love life, commercials for drugs to treat “low T” may have you looking at testosterone therapy as a solution for low male sex drive.
Drugs affect women differently than men? What! Surprise, surprise. This is not new, but what is new is the fact that the FDA is finally recognizing it.
You’ve been dating the same type of guy or gal for years: controlling, dominating, manipulative -- and you can’t seem to break the pattern.
Ads aimed at discouraging kids and teens from using tobacco began to air on Feb.
Who doesn’t want to avoid dementia?
Some of the terms associated with autism can be very confusing, but it's also very important that you are able to understand how they affect your child.
The closets in my home are loaded with a plethora of footwear, and as my husband teasingly says, "You are the little old lady who is surrounded by shoes." My friends always joke that my ...
Cancer has affected nearly everyone. Most of us either know some who has/had a cancer diagnosis or have dealt with it personally.
We have all read about how placebos can work as well as taking real medication. A recent study in the treatment of migraines has also shown evidence supporting the placebo effect.
The FDA has approved a new diabetes medication called Farxiga (Dapagliflozin). It lowers blood sugar, which is certainly beneficial for type 2 diabetes.
The drug comes in the form of a ...
Many women have questions about menopause and sex. It doesn't matter where they find themselves in the menopausal timeline.
If you’re losing an ongoing battle with your alarm’s snooze button, or if you have to staple your eyelids open and down a cup of coffee in order to function, then welcome to the ...
Though it is winter and most places in the country still have snow stacking up nicely by the side of the curb, it is time to work on summer camp plans.
In general we, as women, need to take better care of ourselves! We have the tendency to multitask ourselves into mental and physical exhaustion.
It has been established for quite some time now that black men and women are less likely to live longer and receive the same level of medical treatment for health issues.
Whether you’re postmenopausal, in menopause or simply curious about what may be down the road, most likely you have questions regarding menopause and sex.
The shocking truth about heart disease is that it is the number one killer of women in America. Heart disease kills more women each year than all forms of cancer combined!
My experience for nearly six months with the Mirena IUD has left me with both negative physical and mental health side effects. I have dealt with fatigue, headaches, spotting, and cramping.
Portable space heaters, kerosene heaters, fireplaces and wood stoves can be a great extra source of warmth when winter days are brutally cold. But these heat sources must be treated with ...
Can we talk openly and honestly, woman to woman? Most health experts agree that getting a mammogram is the best way to detect early breast cancer.
The purpose of this article is not to judge or condemn or even debate vaccination.
For most women being pregnant is a wonderful and fulfilling experience, but for others pregnancy can mean some uncomfortable changes in the body. Among those uncomfortable changes are ...
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!