Womens HealthInfo Center

Medicines and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time.
Understanding Food Labels
We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating?
Shingles: What You Need to Know
Shingles is not just seen in the older population. Young adults can develop this condition, too. Here's what you need to know.
Coronavirus Cases: Update
A fast-spreading coronavirus first detected in China has now reached other countries, including the United States.
Schizophrenia Rx Gets Stronger Warning
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has strengthened a drug safety warning for a schizophrenia medication.
Cupping: To Do or Not to Do?
Cupping, a type of traditional Chinese medicine, has been practiced for more than 2,000 years. But is it safe and effective?
Coronavirus Vaccine Underway
As the coronavirus outbreak continues, at least one company has said it is working on a vaccine.
Weight Loss Rx Possibly Tied to Cancer Risk
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a drug safety communication for a weight loss medication.
For American Heart Month, Say No to Heart Disease
Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. But you can say no to heart disease by learning about the condition and taking steps to improve your heart health.
Raw Milk a No-Go
There's a lot of information about the supposed health benefits of drinking raw milk circulating on the internet. But is raw milk safe?