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Caffeine may worsen menopause

Caffeine may worsen menopause

A new study has found that caffeine intake may be directly linked to hot flushes.

How safe are menopause treatments?

How safe are menopause treatments?

Are ‘natural’ bioidentical hormones really a safer option to hormone replacement therapy?

Women’s life stages and incontinence

Women’s life stages and incontinence

Incontinence can occur at any age, but it’s not an issue many are willing to ...

Gender specific medicine

Gender specific medicine

Heart disease is still the number one killer of women, with one in three affected. ...

Incontinence for dummies

Incontinence for dummies

Learn how to prevent incontinence or reclaim your continence

Things to ask your mother

Things to ask your mother

Which important health questions should you be asking?

Starting difficult conversations

Starting difficult conversations

Around one in five women living in Australia have experienced sexual violence.

Menopause and cervical cancer

Menopause and cervical cancer

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

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.

Time for reflection

Time for reflection

Many women feel constantly over-committed; juggling obligations.

Understanding breast cancer

Understanding breast cancer

First important step is to completely understand what breast cancer is.

A good menopause

A good menopause

Aleeza Zohar explains how to manage your emotional health through menopause.

Are you being tested?

Are you being tested?

A Pap test every two years until the age of 70.

Female heart attacks

Female heart attacks

Read one woman’s firsthand experience as she details her heart attack.

Does menopause really affect your memory?

Does menopause really affect your memory?

Can menopause really muddle your memory, or is it just your imagination?

Do men give women headaches?

Do men give women headaches?

Women will often joke that the main cause of their headaches is the men in ...

Vitamin D deficiency

Vitamin D deficiency

Jean Hailes for Women’s Health has some suggestions on how to rectify a vitamin D ...

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