Debunking The Myths Surrounding Sexually Transmitted Diseases

As you were growing up you probably heard all sorts of things about sexually transmitted diseases. Many of the things that you heard were probably myths, but are often repeated as a way to scare young women into practicing abstinence. However, as most of us know scare tactics do not work, but education does. Rather […]

Childbirth Myths Explained

Many moms feel childbirth is something magical. During childbirth, you, as a mom, are bringing a new life into this world, what could be more magical than that? However, despite how magical you may think it is, childbirth is still surrounded by myths. With all of these childbirth myths floating around it is no wonder […]

Believing The Myths Associated With Eating Disorders Can Be Deadly

Eating disorders are one of the most under diagnosed problems that women face. One of the biggest problems with eating disorders is how deadly they are, especially for people who buy into the various myths surrounding women and eating disorders. In fact, research shows that around 10% of women who suffer from anorexia also die […]

Fact or Fiction…Common Misconceptions On Yeast Infections

Around 75% of women will have at least one yeast infection during the course of their life, while others will have reoccurring problems. And despite how common yeast infections are there are so many myths surrounding them that it is hard to know what to believe. Here is a look at some of the more […]

Most Common Myths About Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian cysts are one of the most common medical issues women face. Chances are somebody you know has been diagnosed with an ovarian cyst or perhaps you have been diagnosed with one yourself. Despite how common ovarian cysts are it is amazing how misunderstood they are. The biggest reason why so many women jump to […]

Fact or Fiction? A Look at the Common Myths of Osteoporosis

Once a woman turns 50, thoughts of osteoporosis often fill their heads. While that in itself is not a problem, the way women deal with it is. Some women will start taking medication that they do not need, while others will not seek any kind of treatment. Knowing the facts about osteoporosis can help all […]

PMS! Is it real or just in your head?

Premenstrual syndrome, also known as PMS, is often joked about among men. Walking down the street or just sitting in the office women often hear men blame a woman’s behavior on PMS. And it never fails the guy always gets a few chuckles from the rest of the group. Unfortunately, it is not just friends […]