From birth to menopause, find out how many oocytes you have and how they change with age.
Often diagnosed in later stages, the disease has a tendency to return after initial treatment.
This usually monthly process can be affected by a number of different factors.
This usually monthly process can be affected by a number of different factors.
Solutions vary by type, so it's important to speak with a doctor about what works best for you.
Solutions vary by type, so it's important to speak with a doctor about what works best for you.
People with polycystic ovary syndrome retain more eggs, but is this an advantage?
The patient says one doctor disregarded her painful abdominal symptoms as thong irritation.
Here are the basics of the primary female reproductive organs.
Here's everything you need to know about the role these ducts play in the fertilization process.
Here's everything you need to know about the role these ducts play in the fertilization process.
New guidance suggests opportunistic salpingectomy may be a better option than annual screening.
These fluid-filled sacs could make sexual activity uncomfortable, but there are solutions.
Signs of polycystic ovary syndrome can be found in multiple bodily systems.
Signs of polycystic ovary syndrome can be found in multiple bodily systems.
Polycystic ovary syndrome affects your cycle and fertility, and there's no known cause or cure.
Elahere receives accelerated approval in an important advancement for gynecologic cancers.
Following surgery, the 'Black-ish' star wants to spread awareness of the common health problem.
Here's what that means and why it happens. (Don't worry, most changes are normal.)
Here's what that means and why it happens. (Don't worry, most changes are normal.)
A cytoreductive procedure can curb recurrences of the disease, a study indicates.
The model-turned-entrepreneur opened up about her uncomfortable but common health condition.
A recent study comes up with a new answer, one that eventually could help with screening.
Doctors question the benefits, but tea likely can't hurt when paired with viable treatments.
The protective association is not affected by other factors, a new meta-analysis indicates.
This concerning phenomenon is associated with endometriosis and pelvic inflammatory disease.
STS partners with patients to educate future healthcare providers about this deadly disease.
Burst cysts don't generally cause complications, but it's important to know the warning signs.
Tiktok creators are taking to social media to show off their cyst-induced belly bloating.
A new tool enables researchers to differentiate data and identify patients for studies.
Fetal ovaries hold millions of follicles, but that number rapidly declines even before birth.
Hormonal imbalances can wreak havoc on your tresses, but treatment is available.
Determining risk for this deadly disease is difficult, but cutting-edge research shows promise.
Living with the anxiety of losing a future I'm not even sure I wanted, I had to make a choice.
Research on the mRNA COVID-19 shot finds it effective for women undergoing chemotherapy.
Just because you've given birth before doesn't mean pregnancy will come easy a second time.
Feeling a certain way during that time of the month? You might be able to blame your cerebrum.
If your menstrual cycle has become irregular, you may have entered the menopausal transition.
Here's why the pill is classified as a carcinogen, and why you probably shouldn't worry.
An oophorectomy is a serious but common procedure to treat or prevent disease.
What's normal for you may be abnormal for someone else. So, when should you be concerned?
A new imaging drug may help women diagnosed with the deadly disease.
While it may be comforting to think a celestial body controls your period, science rules it out.
This treatment uses medication to induce ovulation and increase fertility.
Eating disorders affect hormonal health, but do hormones increase your risk of developing one?
The condition is uncommon, but it can lead to potential fertility problems.
However, the common signs of perimenopause are similar, which can make it tricky to discern.
Not looking to get pregnant anytime soon? The pill could treat this uncomfortable condition.
Largest study to date brings new insights into benefits of MHT for postmenopausal women.
A recently discovered cellular pathway could lead to revolutionary drug therapies in the future.
Despite the findings, doctors' recommendations remain the same.
Using talcum products on your genitals may slightly increase your risk.
While a cyst sounds scary, it's not always something to worry about.
Giddy talks with Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance about promising scientific advancements.
Mounting evidence shows hormone replacement therapy, once feared, could actually save lives.
Forgetfulness and other cognitive difficulties during menopause are common, but there is hope.
Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome is a potential complication of hormone-boosting drugs.
Discussing your heart with your doctor might just change your treatment plan.
Since PCOS affects your body's delicate hormonal balance, what else can follow?
Most ovarian cysts are benign, but understanding their symptoms and treatment can be helpful.
Though the symptoms are similar to menopause, you may still be able to get pregnant with POI.
Polycystic ovary syndrome is scientifically linked to depression and anxiety.
Pelvic pain can be debilitating, but finding a cause allows for an active and healthy lifestyle.
This common condition can affect fertility, but help is available.
Having heavy cramping may be a sign of a more serious condition.
Your age, lifestyle and treatment plan will guide which of these options are best for you.
Knowing what to expect can help prepare you for the weeks after ovarian cancer surgery.
Menstrual cups are a popular alternative to tampons and maxi pads. Which one is right for you?
Being diagnosed with PCOS is difficult, but understanding the diagnostic reason might help.
An ovarian cancer diagnosis doesn’t mean your sex life is over.
Self-care at the beginning reduces stress down the road.
Hysterectomy may offer major relief for endometriosis, but it's usually a last-resort measure.
How and why ovarian health isn’t just about having children.
Maintaining a healthy reproductive system is challenging but necessary for overall wellness.
Knowing your reproductive options can help make starting or growing a family remain possible.
I've learned some lessons after two decades of hormonal birth control.
Empathy, teamwork and attentiveness to the needs of both partners are crucial.
Tackling infertility begins with understanding the possible causes.
Common reproductive disorders can present challenges to getting, or staying, pregnant.
You can still enjoy being intimate despite the changes in your body and sex life.
If you're considering this procedure for your reproductive health, here's what you should know.
Don’t be misled by the myths. Learn the facts and increase your awareness about ovarian cancer.
Clinical trials show this new class of drug may be a promising treatment for ovarian cancer.
Long-term use of certain oral contraception may help prevent some reproductive cancers.
There are a number of things both partners should keep track of when trying to get pregnant.
You've conquered cancer. What you have to do now to get your sex life back.
Most of the time, they're nothing to worry about, but stay prepared regardless.
Research into a link between the two conditions has shown conflicting results.
Certain genetic traits can significantly increase your risk of developing ovarian cancer.
Even women declared cancer-free after treatment aren’t in the clear, but you can help yourself.
PMDD can be debilitating but doesn't have to be with the right tips and techniques.
Symptoms of ovarian cancer can vary dramatically depending on the stage of the disease.
Factors that can lead to premature menopause are many, but the cause is often unknown.
Knowledge is key when it comes to battling cancer. Don't be afraid to ask for treatment details.
Ovarian cancer can uproot your life, but your sex life doesn't have to suffer forever.
There are a few ways to handle this difficult syndrome.
Unfortunately, the early symptoms of this dangerous disease are minor and easy to overlook.
Ovarian cancer can radically change you, your body and your self-esteem. Here's how to cope.
Treatment for ovarian cancer can be as tough as a diagnosis—knowing what to expect can help.
Noting subtle symptoms is critical when fighting a disease notoriously tough to diagnose.
If you have symptoms that people don't like to talk about in polite society, you're not alone.
Studies disagree on whether the traditional practice will solve your conception difficulties.
PMDD refers to physical, mental and emotional symptoms one feels in the weeks before a period.
Your pregnancy journey should include exercise, but be careful of how much.
Recognize ovarian cancer, the most deadly cancer that affects the female reproductive system.
Misinformation about your ovaries can cause confusion. Know the facts and bypass the fiction.
The keys to preventing pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) are education, caution and awareness.
A hysterectomy is a common treatment for ovarian cancer, but it causes surgical menopause.
Learning the symptoms of this reproductive syndrome can help prevent long-term effects.
From your first period to menopause—and everything in between—it's vital to know the basics.