News: Women's Health Monthly

We're your resource for women's health information, from gynecology to heart health to primary care, and beyond. Check out the latest stories below, or look for information by topic further down the page. Want a story about a topic you can't find here? Let us know.

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The new pill for PPD

A mother holds her newborn standing in front of a door or window with the baby's head resting on her shoulder.

4 things to know about the new approach to treating postpartum depression.

Whole body wellness

A person in a white shirt eats a healthy meal of yogurt and granola with pumpkin seeds.

4 ways to "spring clean" your health

All about speculums

A provider in blue scrubs and gloves holds a plastic speculum in their hands.

The history of speculums and options for your next exam

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