A urine test could replace the pap test

Soon, for prevention checks for cervical cancer, the pap test could be replaced by a urine test. An experiment by the University of Manchester, published in the journal Bmj open reports, has shown that it...

Controversy over choosing sex of child using IVF

Almost since its beginning in the 1970s, in vitro fertilization (IVF) has been surrounded by controversy. However, many concerns faded away as more children were born healthy with the help of IVF. But a new...

Assisted procreation, France also opens up to non-hetero couples

In France, medically assisted procreation has so far been guaranteed only to married, heterosexual couples who have problems with infertility. French President Emmanuel Macron, during the election campaign, had promised that this would change. Now the Parliament...

Kylie Jenner on stretch marks: “I accept them as a gift from my daughter...

Stars are becoming more and more "body positive" and they are an example of women who accept and value body changes due to motherhood. The latest in chronological order to honour the signs of...
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Have you checked yourself lately?

Action for breast cancer Foundation have released this video and we really thought we should share and encourage you to share with others... Be Aware Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women...

Japan: The protest of women grows due to the obligation to wear shoes...

The #KuToo movement continues to grow in Japan after the petition presented to the government against the practice that obliges women to use heels at work. The initiative was initiated by freelance actress and writer...

USA: The go-ahead for the first post-natal depression drug

In the US, the FDA approved a drug for post-natal depression - Brexanolone - for the first time. The therapy, the agency's statement explains, has shown in clinical tests to be able to reduce...

What’s behind these pregnancy symptoms?

Peeing on a chemically prepared stick from the drugstore is the fastest and most convenient way to detect the presence of a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), or “the pregnancy hormone” in your...
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Signs of Pregnancy: The 15 Earliest (and Weirdest) Pregnancy Symptoms

You’ve just got that feeling... but you want to know for sure. Waiting those ten days after ovulation to take a home pregnancy test can be brutal! Read on to learn about 15 of...
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Pregnancy: Due date calculator

Congratulations! You have just discovered you are pregnant! When this was planned or a surprise, one of the questions you are curious about is your approximate due date. Use our calculator to find out...