New restrictions on vaginal mesh implants means they should not normally be offered as routine treatment in the NHS in England, the health watchdog has announced.
A 7-fold increase in wine glass capacity in the past 300 years may explain the rise in consumption, say researchers
Pregnancy tests can be accurate from the first day of your missed period. Learn more from Dr Rob Hicks.
Vaginal bleeding after sexual intercourse? Learn more about the possible reasons from from Dr Rob Hicks.
Some pain or discomfort from monthly periods is common, but some women experience far greater period pain and cramping, called dysmenorrhoea. Learn more from Dr Rob Hicks.
How do I get rid of bingo wings? Learn more from Dr Rob Hicks.
Women who have had the human papillomavirus (HPV) jab may only need 3 smear tests for cancer in their lifetime, a study suggests.
Is the daily grind getting you down? Does your commute to and from work sap your energy and make you miserable? Get 10 tips for a healthier commute.
Doctors need to be more aware of symptoms that could mean a woman has endometriosis, says the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Wearing make-up could help women feel smarter and get better marks in exams
A quarter of women who had an abortion last year were on a reliable type of contraception, say pregnancy experts
Exercising your pelvic floor muscles is as important as exercising your abdominal and back muscles.
Are you constantly connected? Do you sleep right next to your smartphone and repeatedly check your emails, text, tweet and update your social media? It could be time for a digital detox.
Are you a glass half empty kind of person? There seem to be definite advantages to thinking positively.
A third of us experience insomnia, which is the most common sleep problem. Women are more prone to it than men.
Does your step need a little more spring? Everyone gets a little low on energy at times. Take a look at our 12 top ways to give yourself a boost.
Skinny jeans, large handbags and coats with fluffy hoods top the list of fashion items responsible for causing backache in women, chiropractors are warning.
A hospital in northern Spain says a 64-year-old woman has become a mother for the second time after successfully given birth to twins.
"Why am I always so tired?" Is it poor sleep, or a medical condition that leaves you feeling knackered?
There are plenty of options to give relief from vaginal dryness. The first step is finding out what's causing the discomfort.
Vaginal dryness can also be a sensitive subject as it is inextricably linked with your sex life and desire.
Can changing your diet help manage symptoms of pre-menstrual syndrome, or PMS?
There are a lot of myths and rumour surrounding gynaecological and sexual health. Many of the most common conditions can be successfully treated if women are brave enough to get help. We asked the experts about the issues women are sometimes too embarrassed to talk about.
Top sex experts explain why a woman’s sex drive may wane and what to do about that lack of libido.
Why is 'me time' important? Taking time for yourself has psychological and physical benefits. If you give yourself a break you'll feel refreshed and happier.
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