Tag Archives: Women

Menopausal Symptoms More Common in Women with History of Intimate Partner Violence

While we have identified various sociodemographic variables as factors which modulate vulnerability to menopausal symptoms, no studies (to my knowledge) have looked at how a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) or other traumatic exposures may affect susceptibility to menopausal symptoms.   A recent study looked at menopausal symptoms in 2,016 women (40 to 80… Read More »

Frequent sex associated with greater enjoyment of life for men, but not women: Study

Frequent sexual activity leads to greater enjoyment of life for men — but not for women, a new study has found. For women, frequent kissing, petting, fondling, and feeling emotionally close to their partner was associated with higher enjoyment of life. In a study of almost 7,000 people ages 50-89 in England, researchers correlated self-reported… Read More »

6 Early Miscarriage Symptoms All Pregnant Women Need To Know

Let’s get one thing straight: Carrying another living being inside of your body is no small feat, so it’s totally understandable to feel on edge about it…or to worry about a miscarriage. You’re also not alone in your anxiety—according to one 2015 study published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology, 41 percent of women surveyed who’d had a… Read More »