Painful periods are common in young women but there are treatments available to ease cramps. This article looks at the cause of the condition and what can be done to help.
Women's Health Guides
This article provides a practical outline of useful exercises to help prevent common problems (e.g. stress incontinence).
The new Thin Prep pap smear test uses the latest technology to test for pre-cancerous changes on the cervix. This article looks at the advantages over the traditional screening method.
The Mirena is a new contraceptive. It is an IUD which releases a progestogen hormone to stop conception and help reduce heavy periods. This article looks the benefits and possible side effects.
Pelvic inflammatory disease is a serious disorder which can lead to infertility. This article discusses the symptoms and what can be done to help.
The intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) is the contraceptive of choice for many women. This article details the advantages and disadvantages of having an IUD.