Alisa Williams

Alisa Williams is a women’s health editor at Giddy. Her work has been published in the anthology Preaching Black Lives (Matter), the peer-reviewed journal Teaching of Psychology, The Englewood Review of Books, Ruminate, Just About Write, and more. She was previously the managing editor at Spectrum Magazine.

Menstruation Could Be the Cause of Your Mouth Pain

Tooth and gum discomfort before your period may be signs of this little-known PMS symptom.

By Alisa Williams

Study Finds Racial Disparities in Ovarian Cancer Care

Black women are less likely to receive the recommended standard of treatment, researchers say.

By Alisa Williams

How PCOS Affects Ovarian Reserve and What This Means for Fertility

People with polycystic ovary syndrome retain more eggs, but is this an advantage?

By Alisa Williams

FDA Approves New Drug to Treat Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer

Elahere receives accelerated approval in an important advancement for gynecologic cancers.

By Alisa Williams

FDA Issues Safety Alert for Cancer in Breast Implant Scar Tissue

Squamous cell carcinoma and various lymphomas have been identified in a small number of cases.

By Alisa Williams