An HIV-positive woman in Florida serving a five-year prison sentence for spitting on a police officer is dying from cancer and has one month to live. Her family is pleading for her release so she can die at home.
New studies show that women who undergo cancer treatments during pregnancy may be more likely to see good outcomes for themselves and the fetus. But anti-choice activists want to know why women won’t “sacrifice themselves” anyway.
More than half of sexually active men in the United States will have some form HPV at some point during their lifetime. Yet many don’t know the HPV vaccine was recently approved for men.
Last week, the federal government released re-adjusted guidelines on breast cancer screenings, including mammograms and self-examination causing frustration, confusion and anger throughout the women’s health community. Our Bodies, Our Blog explains.
In light of new research, will women be informed that preserving their ovaries may preserve their health?
During International Breast Cancer Month, the Colombian government piloted new programs to increase early detection.
A new study has found that administering the HPV vaccine based on a woman’s risk factors could prevent access for the vast majority of eligible women. The study supports a federal recommendation that all females ages 11 to 26 should get the vaccine.