Today’s busy mothers would be the first to say the one thing they’d like more of is “me” time. In celebration of all moms who put others’ needs before their own, here are 10 ways you can create precious time for yourself to celebrate your Mother’s Day all year long.
A problem with bowel habits is something people don’t want to discuss, but when it affects your life, it may be time to take action. Commonly, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is to blame. Affecting up to 20 percent of the population, IBS is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder and is diagnosed in men, women and children.
Many women experience menstrual issues at some point in their lives, but when is abnormal uterine bleeding a problem? Ob/Gyn Katherine Callaghan, MD, discusses the causes of this common gynecologic concern and when women should see their physician.
Aspirin has long been credited with helping reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes, and now, evidence (National Cancer Institute) suggests that taking a low-dose aspirin every day for five years or more may cut the risk of colon cancer by up to 35 percent among people who are at high risk.