News from women’s health A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jan 28, 2015, 08:10 ET
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Trust in Cervical Cancer Screening is Strong - Extending Time Between Tests Triggers Concern

A newly released survey, Cervical Cancer Today: A National Survey of Attitudes and Behaviors, paints a picture of women and their healthcare...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:03 ET

Women's Health Foundation's Below Your Belt Offers a Fresh Perspective for Teen Girls

Women's Health Foundation (WHF) proudly announced the launch of a landing page, blog, and Indiegogo fundraising campaign for its forthcoming book,...

Oct 29, 2014, 08:01 ET

Women Want Breast Cancer Screening With Better Detection and Fewer Follow-up Tests

Four in five women agree that access to mammograms that offer better detection and lower their chances of being called back for more testing is...

Oct 27, 2014, 13:00 ET

Women Stand For Sexual Health Equity At Historic FDA Meeting On Female Sexual Dysfunction

 As the Food and Drug Administration begins a two-day, landmark public meeting today on female sexual dysfunction, Even The Score joined...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:11 ET

More Than 80 Experts In Male Sexual Health Pen Letter To FDA Urging Approval Of Treatment Options For Female Sexual Dysfunction

 More than 80 clinical experts specializing in male sexual dysfunction today sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) applauding...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

AWHONN Recommends Reducing Preventable Harm to Moms and Babies By Eliminating Overuse of Labor Induction

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) is calling upon healthcare providers and pregnant women to avoid...

Sep 22, 2014, 19:35 ET

#SamadiChallenge Inspires Women to Promote Prostate Health

From New York to Seattle and Tampa up to Montreal, women are urging the men in their lives to get a simple blood test as part of the...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:38 ET
Amy Keller Laird Named Editor-in-Chief of Women's Health Magazine (PRNewsFoto/Women's Health Magazine)

Amy Keller Laird Named Editor-in-Chief of Women's Health Magazine

Scott Schulman, President of Rodale Inc., the world's leading healthy lifestyle company, today announced that Amy Keller Laird has been named...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:38 ET (PRNewsFoto/Women’s Health Magazine)

Women's Health & FEED Team Up For 3rd Annual RUN10 FEED10 Nationwide Charity Race Series With Upgraded App

 Women's Health --the fastest-growing international women's magazine with a global audience of 35 million -- and FEED, the social...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:18 ET
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Women's Health Magazine Announces Top Five Finalists For 2nd Annual "Next Fitness Star" Competition

 Women's Health, the leading national and international women's health and wellness magazine, announces today that it will reveal the top five...

Jun 04, 2014, 18:00 ET

Women's Groups Launch Campaign to 'Even the Score' on FDA-Approved Treatments for Women's Sexual Dysfunction, Provide Voice for the 1-in-10 Women who Experience HSDD

Highlighting a persistent gender inequity at the Food and Drug Administration regarding the approval of treatments for the most common forms of...

May 22, 2014, 11:33 ET

Health Advocates Submit Letter to FDA Regarding Biosimilars Policy and Women's Health

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR), the leading voice on research into the biological differences between women and men, and 45 other...

May 09, 2014, 10:07 ET
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Women's Health Magazine and 'The Doctors' Partner for National Women's Health Week (#NWHW), May 11-17, 2014

 In honor of National Women's Health Week (May 11-17), Women's Health Magazine, the fastest-growing international women's lifestyle and...

Feb 26, 2014, 11:32 ET
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Women's Health and Men's Health Launch Nationwide Searches For The Next Faces Of Fitness

 Women's Health and Men's Health, the world's best-selling fitness and lifestyle magazines published by Rodale Inc., announced...

Jan 29, 2014, 10:01 ET

Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes For Expecting Parents

ISIS Women's Health Care, not affiliated with the now closed Isis Parenting, is the only practice in Atlanta that offers a true continuity of care...

Jan 27, 2014, 10:12 ET

New National Poll: American Women Object to Societal Gender Inequity Regarding Sexual Satisfaction, Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction

Nearly two-thirds of women polled believe it's inappropriate that the score is 24-0 when it comes to federal approval of treatments for desire,...

Jan 10, 2014, 10:17 ET
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Women's Health Magazine's First Ever Fitness DVD Series On Sale Now

Women's Health Magazine, the fastest-growing international women's lifestyle and wellness magazine, today announces the launch of the NEXT FITNESS...

Dec 04, 2013, 09:00 ET

Cord Blood Registry® and U.S. Women's Health Alliance Launch Quality Initiative to Accelerate Clinical Research Using Umbilical Cord Stem Cells to Treat Various Medical Conditions

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR) and the U.S. Women's Health Alliance announced today their partnership on a nationwide patient education and...

Oct 18, 2013, 09:00 ET

U.S. Women's Health Alliance Formed

Physicians from Coast-to-Coast Collaborate to Provide Compassionate and Affordable Healthcare for Women  A revolution is coming in how...

Sep 24, 2013, 12:00 ET

Teva Announces Quartette™ (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol and ethinyl estradiol) Tablets Now Available for the Prevention of Pregnancy in the United States

Teva Women's Health, a U.S. subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., today announced that the recently approved Quartette™...