Tag: medical news

4 Things to Know About PCOS and Fertility

4 Things to Know About PCOS and Fertility Polycystic ovary syndrome isn’t well understood even by those who study it, but there are some things you should know. By Laura Ojeda Melchor  Actress and singer Keke Palmer recently opened up on Instagram about a medical issue that has been attacking her “from the inside out” her entire life. In a 2019 interview for Health, new…

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What Causes Breast Cancer? Risk Factors to Know

What Causes Breast Cancer? Risk Factors to Know Age and other factors may influence a person’s risk of developing breast cancer. By Tessa Miller Medically reviewed by Doru Paul, MD Breast cancer is a complex and often confusing disease. It isn’t clear what causes normal cells to grow out of control and multiply.¹ Researchers do know that certain hormonal, genetic, lifestyle, and environmental risk factors…

How Abortion Restrictions Impact People Who Miscarry

How Abortion Restrictions Impact People Who Miscarry Banning safe abortions will have a substantial impact on miscarriage care. We spoke with an expert to break down how the two overlap. By Sarah Cottrell Few headlines have felt more like a sucker-punch than “Roe v. Wade Overturned” and yet here we are. On Friday, June 24, the Supreme Court struck down…