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Healthy Aging

Understanding Your Bone Health As You Age

As you age, postmenopausal osteoporosis is more likely to occur because your body's natural bone remodeling process becomes unbalanced. Here's what you need to know.

Pregnancy & Parenting

Is It Baby Blues Or Postpartum Depression?

While there are similarities between baby blues and PPD, there are major differences in the severity and duration of symptoms.

How Flexible Work Schedules Can Make You #HealthiHer

HealthyWomen supports National Flex Day because research finds that employees who can set their own schedule or choose whether to work from home on some days report better self-care behaviors.

Why Women Need A Personalized Approach To Chronic Pain Management

Women are more likely to have chronic pain but less likely to get the medical care they need.

Healthy Living

Menopause And Anxiety: The Connection

As you go through perimenopause and into menopause, you are more likely to experience anxiety, depression, mood swings and panic attacks.

Healthy Living

Beauty Question: Help For Dry Skin?

Midlife and menopause leave many women with dry skin. These tips and products can provide dry skin relief.

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Burning Sensation During Intercourse

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  • Q: I have lost interest in having intercourse with my husband because many times I get a burning sensation. Also, I often get infections afterwards. Do other women experience this problem and what can be done about it?
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How Dehydration Affects Your Body