Toxic shock syndrome is a rare infection that's most commonly contracted through extended tampon usage. Lisa Masterson, an ob-gyn, helps clarify what you need to know.
“We’ve skirted the issue because we’re uncomfortable with the topic. We need a developmental approach and, frankly, I don’t think we have it yet. And that’s appalling,” says psychology professor Margaret Stubbs.
'Period talk' is often automatically relegated to moms, but dads can — and, a psychologist says, should — play just as big a role.
Menstrual migraines, which affect more than 50 percent of female migraine patients, tend to last longer and are more intense than other migraines, and they may not respond to typical therapies.
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow posted a video sharing that she's experiencing perimenopausal symptoms at 46 years old. Perimenopause usually happens in a woman’s 40s, but it can also happen as early as her mid-30s.
The ACLU has called the Viriginia DOC crackdown on feminine hygiene products "discriminatory and humiliating" — but officials insist it will cut down on inmate contraband.
For many women, hormonal birth control can be "life-altering" when it comes to helping with health issues from endometriosis to bleeding disorders.
The "Game of Thrones" star was praised for getting real about the reason behind her tears.
The actress, who didn't get her period until she was 16, said she was made fun of by other girls and boys in high school.
Thinx is launching a new product, and the Period Sex Blanket is meant to take the stigma out of getting busy during that time of the month.