Health Problems

Learn about various health problems that women face.


Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that grows in the breast tissue cells. It can spread to different parts of the body, including the lymph nodes (which can easily cause it to spread to any other part of the body). While it is most common in women, men can also get it.

Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is a malignant cancer of the cervical area. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a factor in 95% of cases of cervical cancer. HPV is a virus that affects the skin and mucous membranes of humans. There are approximately 150 different kinds of HPV. Some types can cause warts, cancer or show no symptoms.

Yeast Infection

A yeast infection is a fungal infection called candidiasis (pronounced: can-dih-die-uh-sis). These usually occure in warm, moist parts of the body, creating an overgrowth of fungus. When it occurs in the vagina it is called vulvovaginal candidiasis.

Breast Surgery

There are three options in breast surgery; augmentation, reduction and reconstruction. Learn what they are and what the risks are.
Learn more about Breast Augmentation, Breast Reduction, and Breast Reconstruction.


Have you been trying to get pregnant unsuccessfully? Infertility usually results from an underlying health problem. By addressing and discovering your reasons for infertility, you can become pregnant quicker.