Women's Health

Water keeps your body in balance
More than 50 percent of your body weight is water. So how much do you need to drink every day? CentraCare Health Medical Director of Wellness Janet Handrigan, MD, explains why water is so important to your health and how much you need.
Be your own health advocate
Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner Kelsey King, APRN, CNP, CentraCare Clinic – Big Lake, shares how her patients inspired her to be her own health advocate. She also gives tips on how to prepare for your next clinic appointment.
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Women's Health

Women whose mothers lived a long and healthy life have a good chance of doing the same, a new study suggests.

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Women's Health

As women around the world wage war against cancer, good news on the breast cancer front is tempered by predictions that lung cancer deaths could rise more than 40 percent.

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Women's Health

A woman's fertility might help predict how likely she is to develop dementia later in life, two new studies suggest.

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Women's Health

One low-dose aspirin a day could help women avoid ovarian cancer or boost their survival should it develop, two new studies suggest.

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Women's Health

Working lots of overtime may get you appreciation from the boss, but it might be bad for your health.

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Women's Health

The Pap test, used for over 50 years to spot the early signs of cervical cancer, may soon become a thing of the past, new research suggests.

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