Prick-me-well

Prickle-me-well

According to a study published in Menopause, The Journal of the North American Menopause Society, acupuncture could cut down the number of hot flushes women experience by half. 209 participants in the study were randomiz...

Late menopause linked to longevity

After observing 16,000 women for 21 years, a team of researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, US have found that women who started menstruating after the age of 12 and entered menopaus...
Improper response

Improper response

Some pregnancies can be harder than others and one thing that doesn’t make it easier is gestational diabetes *Lydia, 31, thought she had an easy pregnancy but once she hit the seven-month mark, she started to have seco...
Living life to the Fullest

Living life to the Fullest

Gutsy lady beats cancer with Western plus Chinese medicine as well as a positive mind set and support from loved ones.  “When I was diagnosed with cancer, my first reaction was: looks like it’s my turn…&#...
Intimately strong

Intimately strong

Pelvic strength for women is being touted as the best way to keep the intimate areas strong especially after childbirth. It is however, a little difficult to ensure that the right muscles are being flexed. The Elvie is a...

How NOT to be an ‘Evil’ stepmother

Fairy tales and movies haven’t painted stepmothers in the best of light but there are ways to sidestep those stereotypes *Cecelia, 32 knew that her husband was divorced and had one child, aged 8, from his previous marr...

A Woman’s Heart

Symptoms of heart disease may present differently in women but there are ways to identify these and seek help before it’s too late Heart disease is one of the top three non-communicable diseases in Malaysia, according ...
Smart...period

Smart… period

my.Flow is a new startup that has come up with a smart menstrual product. The aim of this product is to track the level of saturation of a tampon. Its latest prototype consists of a tampon with an extra long string that ...
The Feminine Side

The Feminine Side

Estrogen and progesterone  are hormones that are responsible for making a woman who she is. Discover interesting and important details about these two important female hormones. Gender specific hormones are responsible ...
It could be your hormones

It could be your hormones

Hormones are not just about sex drives and physical growth. They play a very important role in your overall wellbeing. It is very important to maintain a healthy balance of hormones in your body. An imbalance of hormone ...