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Uterine Fibroids and Heavy Periods

What causes uterine fibroids, and why do they (generally) trigger unusually heavy bleeding? — Kristin Estabrook from Boston [Have a question about women’s health? Ask Dr. Gunter yourself.] Short Take Uterine fibroids, recognized medically...

Born to Walk Barefoot

Wearing footwear after we stroll modifications how our ft work together with the bottom beneath us, based on a novel new examine within the journal Nature of shod and unshod walkers, the state of...

Weight Lifting to Fight Incontinence

Are vaginal weights a protected and efficient remedy for stress incontinence or prolapsed uterus? — L.S. [Have a question about women’s health? Ask Dr. Gunter yourself.] Short Take Using vaginal weights to strengthen the...