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Autoimmune Disease: Why Is My Immune System Attacking Itself?

Autoimmune Disease: Why Is My Immune System Attacking Itself?

One theory is that higher levels of hormones in women could make them more susceptible.

Is Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) the Right Treatment for You?

Is Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) the Right Treatment for You?

This non-surgical, minimally invasive option allows the uterus to remain preserved.

What Are Common Symptoms of Autoimmune Disease?

What Are Common Symptoms of Autoimmune Disease?

Fatigue, joint pain and skin problems are some symptoms of autoimmune diseases.

Multiple Sclerosis: Why Are Women More at Risk?

Multiple Sclerosis: Why Are Women More at Risk?

Two Johns Hopkins experts discuss research into MS and the role of hormones and genetics.

Uterine Fibroids: Q&A With an Expert

Uterine Fibroids: Q&A With an Expert

While most fibroids are harmless, they can cause complications like heavy bleeding and reproductive problems.

Is that Burning Sensation a Urinary Tract Infection?

Is that Burning Sensation a Urinary Tract Infection?

UTIs are very common but it's important to seek treatment.

Thyroid Cancer: What Women Should Know

Thyroid Cancer: What Women Should Know

Thyroid cancer is a scary diagnosis, but here's some encouraging news for women facing this disease.

Melanoma: What Women Need to Know About This Skin Cancer

Melanoma: What Women Need to Know About This Skin Cancer

Melanomas are treatable when caught early so it's important to examine your skin regularly.

Bloating: Causes and Prevention Tips

Bloating: Causes and Prevention Tips

If you feel bloated often, you may have a condition like irritable bowel syndrome.

Constipation: Causes and Prevention Tips

Constipation: Causes and Prevention Tips

Many factors, such as diet and health conditions, can contribute to constipation.

Don’t Be Shy: 4 Tips for Talking to Your Doctor

Don’t Be Shy: 4 Tips for Talking to Your Doctor

Learn how to make the most out of your visit to the doctor.

Fecal Incontinence in Women: Q&A with an Expert

Fecal Incontinence in Women: Q&A with an Expert

Fecal incontinence is not something anyone wants to talk about, but it’s extremely common.

Breast Cancer: 5 Things to Know About Your Breasts

Breast Cancer: 5 Things to Know About Your Breasts

Get the facts to keep your breasts healthy now and in the future.

Microvascular Angina: Why Women Shouldn’t Ignore Chest Pain and Fatigue

Microvascular Angina: Why Women Shouldn’t Ignore Chest Pain and Fatigue

Know the warning signs - this heart condition happens to women too.

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: How Your Ovaries Can Affect Your Heart

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: How Your Ovaries Can Affect Your Heart

Women with PCOS are at an increased risk for certain heart conditions.