Lamar Odom Is Missing Out, Ex-Wife Khloe Kardashian Shows Off ‘Strong And Sexy’ Body On Cover Of ‘Women’s Health’

A “Strong and Sexy”  Khloe Kardashian graces the cover Of Women’s Health for its September issue. The Keeping With The Kardashians reality star gets candid about her break up with basketball player Lamar Odom. Still not over how great Khloe…

Kourtney Kardashian: Sexy Maternity Wear Hot or Not?

Kourtney Kardashian recently debuted some questionable maternity wear that showed off her growing baby bump. She and baby daddy Scott Disick are expecting their third child together. They are parents to son Mason, who is four, and daughter Penelope, who…

Kaley Cuoco Calls Her “Justin Bieber” Haircut Liberating

In a cover story for Women’s Health, Kaley Cuoco was interviewed for an article with the headline “Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting: Hollywood’s Unsung Starlet”. The interview covered topics such as confidence, Cuoco’s social media presence, her status as a rising star, and…

IVF Pregnancies Linked to Higher Blood Clots, Artery Blockage Risks

A new study has associated in vitro fertilization (IVF) with an increased risk for blood clots and pulmonary embolism (PE) in the first trimester of pregnancy. This is in addition to the already higher risk of blood clots seen during…

Migraines With Aura Linked to Heart Attack, Stroke Risks in Women

A new study has shown that women who have migraines with aura could be more likely to have heart problems. In addition, those on “newer” contraceptives could be at a higher risk for blood clots. Aura are described as visual…

Smoking, Even Moderately, is Associated With Sudden Death in Women, Shows Study

A study published recently in the journal Circulation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology has shown that even light-to-moderate female smokers were more likely than nonsmokers to sudden cardiac death. Long-term smokers are at even greater risk, though the risks subside over time…

Birth Control Over the Counter Recommended by OB/GYNs

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently recommended that oral contraceptives be sold over the counter in drugstores, without the need for a doctor’s prescription. The group’s recommendation will be published in the December 2012 issue of the…

Migraines Linked to More Brain Lesions Among Women

A new study shows that women who experience migraines have shown a higher prevalence and greater increase in deep white matter hyperintensities (brain lesions) than those who do not. However, the number, frequency, and severity of the migraines the women…

Contraception Use Lower, Unintended Pregnancy Higher For Military Women, Shows Study

A new study shows that U.S. women actively serving in the military have lower reported contraception use and higher rates of unintended pregnancy than the general U.S. population. According to the study, women now make up 20% of new military…

Hormone Therapy May Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk

A new study published this week in the journal Neurology showed that women who begin taking hormone therapy within five years of menopause may reduce their risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. However, the study also found that women who start…

Hormone Therapy Reduces Heart Risks, Study Finds

A new study has found that women who take hormone replacement therapy for 10 years following menopause have “significantly” reduced risk of heart failure, heart attack, and dying. In addition, those same women are not at any increased risk of…

Hayden Panettiere: Tabloid Gave Her Body Issues

Hayden Panettiere has been in the spotlight for a long time; as a child actress who’s grown up onscreen, she’s been more susceptible to scrutiny than many older celebrities, simply because she went through awkward body phases like we all…

Hormone Therapy Declining Among Older Women

A study published this week in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology shows that hormone use among postmenopausal women has been declining for at least the past decade. The study, which examined data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey,…

Gov. Perry Feels The Facebook Backlash For His Uterus Obsession

Take note, male politicians who can’t help but impede reproductive health care for women: if you make highly controversial decisions by trying to police the ladies’ lady parts, then you might as well go ahead and just start posting targets…

Cervical Screenings to Occur Less Often: Good News for Women Aged 30-65

New guidelines indicate that women who have had normal HPV and pap test results in the 30-65 year old age bracket will only need to be tested every five years. This revision was put into place after physicians found that…

Justin Bieber’s Mother Publishes Memoir

Justin Bieber’s mother, Pattie Mallette has signed with Revell to write Nowhere but Up: The Story of Justin Bieber’s Mom. Justin will write the introduction to the book and it will be released on September 18th. Mallette makes most of…

Pro-Life Siri Really Hates Abortion

Apple’s talk-of-the-town voice assistant software Siri can help you do a lot of things. I use Siri to text my friends while I’m driving, so I don’t become one of those statistics you hear on commercials. Folks use Siri to…

QR Codes and Mammograms: Better Health Through Technology

If you ask most people, I’m sure that they would tell you that the health care field can greatly benefit from the rapidly growing tech sector. Whether it is better machinery, more organized record keeping or doctors having accessibility to…