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This Thanksgiving season we've had both Black Thursday and Black Friday, and for many this is a major controversy.
November is COPD Awareness Month. As the third leading cause of death in the United States having moved up from being the fourth leading cause, it deserves the attention.
Whether you call them imaginary friends or invisible friends, they are a normal part of childhood development.
Though it is often a taboo topic, women are still dying in childbirth. In fact, hundreds of women around the world will die from complications experienced during pregnancy and childbirth.
Hot flashes, insomnia, mood swings, and other symptoms often come with menopause. A variety of supplements claim to help with these menopausal symptoms.
But do they work?
The holidays are upon us and many will be driving or flying to see family to celebrate.
Women with a strong family history for BRCA2 genetic mutations in close relatives, but who test negative for the family-specific mutation, may feel like they’ve dodged a bullet.
Thanksgiving is one of the biggest food holidays in America. It is a time when people look forward to getting together to eat themselves silly.
Thanksgiving Day is fast upon us and many will be cooking up a storm, entertaining guests, traveling, and dealing with a lot of stress.
This week traditionally launches the holiday season.
The legal age for cigarette purchasing is 18 in the United States.
What are you thankful for? It sounds like an easy question. But this year I have such an off-the-wall answer that I think I need to explain myself! This year I am thankful I got sick.
Young women are becoming equal partners in the hookup culture, often just as willing as young men to venture into sexual relationships without emotional ties.
“The notion of sexual ...
Fitness is an important priority for your overall health and well-being. But, with work, school, family and friends, finding time to squeeze in a workout can be a pain in the butt.
Football and Thanksgiving dinner go hand in hand, so kick off your meal in a healthy way and “Go Veggie!” with a crudité tray.
There is little reason to rejoice, if you have skin cancer.
Insulin resistance is an underlying cause for diabetes and pre-diabetes.
The female sex hormone estrogen is known to play an active role in developing most types of endometrial cancer, but now researchers at University of Minnesota have found something else ...
As Thanksgiving Day approaches, I am inevitably reminded of past holiday meals. For many years I had five small children "helping" me in the kitchen.
With all of the meats being served on the table, vegetarians can feel inferior during the holidays.
The HPV vaccine is used to protect against cervical cancer, which is often caused by HPV infections.
People are doing anything they can to feel more energetic and youthful.
My son has been out of school for several days with the most shocking case of hives (also known as urticaria) I've seen on him yet. He only gets them occasionally -- maybe twice a year.
Though winter does not officially arrive until December 21, cold weather, wind, and even snow are already hammering many parts of the United States.
Census records from 2010 posted by the AARP show that 4.9 million children in the United States live in households headed by grandparents.
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!