women's health


Birth Control Pills Might Be Making Teens Depressed

The pill is an amazing feat of medicine, but it's shocking that science doesn’t really know how hormones affect developing brains.


Being a Loud Woman Is Great for Your Health

Poor cardiovascular function is just one symptom linked to women’s "self-silencing."


A Psychiatrist Told Us Why Her Patient Killed Her Children

In 2016, Carol Coronado was sentenced to three life prison terms for the murder of her three daughters.


Some Women Get Horny as Hell Right Before Their Periods

There are biological as well as psychological factors at play here.


South Korea Is Lifting Its 66-Year-Old Ban on Abortions

In a landmark ruling, a South Korean court has ordered lawmakers to revise the ban by the end of 2020.


What Researchers Learned from the Brain of a 27-Year-Old with Amnesia

It's possible to have knowledge, without remembering.


A Guide to Getting Into Menstrual Cups

The long-lasting, reusable blood funnels have a rabid fan base. Here's everything you need to know about using a tiny chalice for your periods.


These Instagram Mums Are the Worst

Mum culture on Instagram is a toxic lie.


Can I Skip My Period Safely?

Doctors break down why getting your period is actually optional.


Two Federal Government Politicians Attended a Pro-Life Rally This Weekend

Coalition MP George Christensen and incoming Queensland Senator Amanda Stoker both spoke at an anti-abortion event in Brisbane.


A New Flushable Pregnancy Test Could Help Women in Abusive Relationships

The little plastic test hasn't changed in years and this eco-friendly version is winning in more ways than one.


Australia Will Probably Be the First Country to Eliminate Cervical Cancer

Thanks to our nation-wide HPV vaccination programme, we're on track to drastically decrease infection rates within the next 40 years.