Women's Health

Women's Health

Researchers design self-administered birth control patch, effective for one month at a time

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Illness

Deaths by cancer on a steady 25-year decline in the United States, new report finds

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Women's Health

For many women, tracking their fertility can be an emotional whirlwind

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Women's Health

With hospitals charging $32,093 to deliver a baby in the U.S., you should know what's in the bill

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Women's Health

Study suggests breast cancer screening guidelines are outdated

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Women's Health

WATCH: Penn surgeons perform first robotic bilateral breast reconstruction

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Women's Health

Woman gives birth via uterus transplanted from deceased donor — the world's first

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Women's Health

New study finds snoring-related health risks to be worse for women

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Women's Health

Women prove to be just as tough as men in extreme physical challenges, study finds

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Women's Health

Einstein has lowered rate of c-sections by five percent with midwifery initiative

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Women's Health

Wait at least one year between pregnancies for optimal health, new study suggests

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Women's Health

Same-sex couple each carried baby boy thanks to innovative fertility doctors

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Wellness

There’s an all-inclusive, body-positive fashion show happening in South Philly next month

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Women's Health

Lumos Yoga and Barre will host a breast cancer awareness yoga class tomorrow

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Women's Health

These local tattoo artists are helping breast cancer survivors complete their reconstruction

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Women's Health

PhillyVoice contributor pushes for more openness around miscarriage on 'Good Day' segment

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Women's Health

We tested women and men in Pennsylvania for breast cancer genes – only 18 percent knew they had it

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Women's Health

Delaying pushing in birthing mothers results in a longer, more dangerous birth, new study finds

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Women's Health

There are several types of miscarriage, but none are talked about enough

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Parenting

In Philly, tennis star Serena Williams opens up about parenting

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Women's Health

PHL airport now has three breastfeeding pods for nursing mothers

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Women's Health

New clues could help doctors predict breast cancer relapse

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Health News

For nursing home patients, breast cancer surgery may do more harm than good

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Women's Health

Marijuana study finds THC lingers in breast milk of nursing moms

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Health News

Biorhythms and birth control: FDA stirs debate by approving ‘natural’ app

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Women's Health

Penn Medicine offers 'more natural' alternative to in vitro fertilization

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Adult Health

Hormones may increase women's risk of Alzheimer's disease

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Women's Health

Holding space for pregnancy loss: 3 components for doulas to consider

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Mental Health

Pregnant millennials may be more depressed than previous generation, study finds

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Volunteering

South Jersey women knitting 'knockers' for breast cancer survivors

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Women's Health

Doulas and birth plans: Empowering each birthing woman

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Women's Health

Thousands of birth control packs recalled for incorrectly placed placebo pills

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Women's Health

Trump proposes cutting Planned Parenthood funds. What does that mean?

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Odd News

Dr. Dre just lost trademarking battle against Pennsylvania OB-GYN Dr. Drai

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Women's Health

Pennsylvania establishes review committee on rising maternal mortality rate

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Women's Health

Chester County mother's warning: toxic shock syndrome almost killed me

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Women's Health

Here’s one issue blue and red states agree on: preventing deaths of expectant and new mothers

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Health Systems

Main Line Health to build $32 million health center in King of Prussia

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Women's Health

Nancy Kerrigan puts spotlight on eating disorders in athletes

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Women's Health

When you need a breast screening, should you get a 3-D mammogram?

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Sponsored

Ripa Center Care Team partners with patients

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Ripa Center offers busy women a unique primary care solution

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Sponsored

Ripa Center offers three-hour comprehensive care program for women

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Legislation

Gov. Wolf vetoes 'disingenuous,' 'extreme' GOP abortion bill

Budget

Policy

Restrictive abortion bill headed for vote among Pa. legislators

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Research

Penn study spots evidence for higher concussion vulnerability in women