womens health

Emotional Abuse Made Me Feel Like I Was Crazy

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Emotional Abuse Made Me Feel Like I Was Crazy My boyfriend told me I was crazy and I believed him. I later learned that emotional abuse is part of the cycle of abuse. The Doctor Weighs In

In Debate, Pence and Harris Offer Conflicting Views of Nation’s Reality

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The Trump administration’s pandemic response: decisive action that saved lives, or the greatest failure of any presidential administration? During Wednesday’s vice presidential debate, Vice President Mike Pence and the Democratic challenger, Sen. Kamala Harris of California, offered drastically different takes — from behind  plexiglass screens… Read More »In Debate, Pence and Harris Offer Conflicting Views of Nation’s Reality

Oral Health & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

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Oral Health & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know Pregnancy can have adverse effects on the oral cavity so moms-to-be should be extra vigilant about their oral health during that time. The Doctor Weighs In

Skincare Products: Are You Being Deceived?

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Skincare Products: Are You Being Deceived? Ever bought skincare products that didn’t live up to the hype? Chances are you’ve been deceived by the beauty industry more than once. The Doctor Weighs In

How to Treat Bacterial Vaginosis

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Vitamin C is pitted head-to-head against antibiotics for bacterial vaginal infections. A study published in 1999 raised the exciting possibility that “cheap, simple, innocuous and ubiquitous vitamin C” supplements could prevent a condition known as preeclampsia, but after a decade of research, we realized that… Read More »How to Treat Bacterial Vaginosis

Armpit Shaving and Breast Cancer

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Shaving before applying underarm antiperspirants can increase aluminum absorption. Could this explain the greater number of tumors and the disproportionate incidence of breast cancer in the upper outer quadrant of the breast near the armpit? A famous case report called “The Mortician’s Mystery,” published in… Read More »Armpit Shaving and Breast Cancer

KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: The Trump Administration’s War on Fauci

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What The Health? · The Trump Administration’s War on Fauci Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie’s Stories Erin Mershon STAT @eemershon Read Erin’s Stories Alice Miranda Ollstein Politico @AliceOllstein Read Alice’s Stories Paige… Read More »KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: The Trump Administration’s War on Fauci