Women's Health

As women age there are many medical issues which need to be addressed. Menopause, bladder control, thickening waistline… all sounds like fun, doesn’t it? While getting older may not be a laughing matter, there are many resources available to help ease the process.

 

Menopause and cervical cancer

Menopause and cervical cancer

Older women often mistakenly believe that their risk of cervical cancer is low

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All about ovarian cancer

All about ovarian cancer

Learn the four key symptoms of ovarian cancer to keep yourself and your loved one ...

High blood pressure worse for women

High blood pressure worse for women

A new study has found that high blood pressure could be a more dangerous condition ...

Worry or anxiety?

Worry or anxiety?

How do you know what is worry or anxiety, and when it is a problem?

Menopause and avoiding intimacy

Menopause and avoiding intimacy

Postmenopausal Australian women avoid intimacy as a result of a common condition.

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