Why Is Uterine Cancer on the Rise?

Research indicates that the increase in obesity in the U.S. can be correlated with the rise in uterine cancer deaths. More women in the U.S. are developing and dying from uterine cancer than ever before – and obesity is one reason why. IT’S A HEADLINE THAT...

Health Tip: Help Relieve Menstrual Pain

(HEALTHDAY NEWS) — Primary dysmenorrhea is the most common kind of menstrual pain, the U.S. National Library of Medicine says. It is typically caused by an overabundance of chemicals produced by the uterus. These chemicals, called prostaglandins, trigger cramps...

U.S. Women Use These Types of Contraception the Most

Nearly 2 in 3 women in America use contraception, but the method varies by age. Nearly three-quarters of women in their 40s used contraceptives, a rate higher than women in younger age groups. ABOUT 65 PERCENT OF U.S. women – nearly 47 million people – used...