Women's Health News
September 25, 2019 - October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and CHI Health is hosting several events to raise awareness that early detection is key for prevention.
July 11, 2019 - Beware of False Claims about Thermography for Breast Cancer Screening
February 14, 2019 - CHI Health introduces MyProviderMatch.com, a new tool to help you find a primary care provider who fits your needs based on a scientific algorithm.
January 09, 2019 - Dr. John Cote discusses the latest ultrasound technology that lets you get your first glimpse of your unborn baby.
August 17, 2018 - The National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program again gave St. Francis the excellence distinction for high-quality care.
July 23, 2018 - Treatments available to women during perimenopause.
July 23, 2018 - Tips to master the transition into menopause.
July 23, 2018 - CHI Health doctors answer reader questions.
July 23, 2018 - Women shouldn't hesitate to talk to their OB/GYNs about heavy or irregular periods.
July 23, 2018 - When your monthly period goes from manageable to massive, it's time to ask for help.
July 23, 2018 - Why does sarcopenia matter?
July 23, 2018 - Why the scale won't budge.
July 23, 2018 - How to avoid the belly bloat.
July 23, 2018 - Is hormone replacement therapy (HRT) right for you?
July 23, 2018 - How your pajamas or bedsheets can help tame night sweats.
July 23, 2018 - The hormonal roller coaster that comes with menopause.
July 23, 2018 - The menopause journey with its starts, stops, twists and turns is different for every woman.
July 23, 2018 - A lagging libido can go hand-in-hand with menopause. But it doesn't have to.
July 23, 2018 - How menopause affects memory.
July 23, 2018 - In addition to menopause’s physical twists and turns, your mood might also rise and plummet without warning.
July 23, 2018 - Skin begins to age in your 20s – your body doesn’t make as much elastin and collagen and you lose elasticity.
July 23, 2018 - Part of getting healthy and staying healthy is taking action. There are basic tests every woman needs. It’s part of staying healthy as we age.
July 23, 2018 - Losing loved ones, feeling more aches and pains, worrying about debilitating falls – all can be part of aging. Depression doesn’t have to be.
July 23, 2018 - Nothing beats regular zzzzs. For occasional sleep-deprived nights, try these daytime energizers.
July 23, 2018 - Menopause means a slower metabolism and loss of muscle mass, which can expand bellies and raise heart disease risk. Learn some slimming strategies.
July 23, 2018 - Excruciating pelvic pain could mean endometriosis. Learn the symptoms.
July 23, 2018 - Women often misdiagnose the signs of a heart attack thinking it's the flu. Learn what symptoms to watch for.
July 23, 2018 - Learn when to start getting pap tests, mammograms, and more.
July 23, 2018 - Learn why folic acid is important when trying to get pregnant.
July 23, 2018 - You’ve waited nine long months. Your bundle of joy has finally arrived. It’s the happiest day of your life...almost.
July 23, 2018 - So-called pelvic floor disorders like incontinence plague up to a third of women.
July 23, 2018 - Learn about the symptoms that you may be entering menopause.
July 23, 2018 - Putting off having kids for careers or life plans isn’t anything new.
July 23, 2018 - Skin-to-skin contact immediately after birth (The Sacred Hour) and a few minutes each day makes the transition from fetal to newborn life easier.
July 13, 2017 - A new state law requires providers to let patients know if they have dense breasts. Learn why it's important to know.
February 06, 2017 - Patients who undergo surgery for breast cancer have the right to reconstruction.