Women's Health

Stay on top of your health with our tips and advice for women, including Q&As with our top specialists.

Have you considered having a postnatal check by a physiotherapist? Physiotherapist Suzanne Rasul explains just how beneficial the session can be. Read more

What does radical endometriosis surgery entail, and when is it the right course of action? We speak to a specialist surgeon as well as one of his patients.Read more

Are you living with endometriosis? We want to hear from you.

We surveyed more than 2,000 people living with the condition and the results are in. This is what it's really like to live with endometriosis.Read more

Not quite ready to head back to the gym? We share seven types of exercise you can do from the comfort of your living room. From yoga to HIIT, barre to cardio.Read more

It took years for Hannah Calvert to be diagnosed with endometriosis, but she has since had life-changing surgery and gone on to have her first child.Read more

Learn more about endometriosis, with informative articles, consultant advice and moving personal stories from women living with the condition. Read more

Knowing what to expect after your ovarian cancer procedure will help you to prepare. Here’s what you need to know about recovering from surgery.Read more

Living in pain made Keisha Meek feel like she didn’t have a future. She shares the moving story of how she found strength by connecting with other sufferers.

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Consultant gynaecologist Mr Ahmad Sayasneh answers common questions about how the condition is treated with surgery.Read more

Sandi Monger experienced a variety of very difficult symptoms for six years before being diagnosed with endometriosis. She shares her story.

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We ask a consultant for advice on endometriosis, including the different stages and the need for personalised treatment plans for every patient.Read more

From pain and fertility problems to psychological challenges, endometriosis has impacted every aspect of Amanda Ward’s life.

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For Cassie Lomas, living with endometriosis has been a long and painful journey that’s affected everything from her mental health to her fertility.Read more

Laura Connelly lived with chronic pain for years before being diagnosed with endometriosis. Three years after her first surgery, she shares her story.Read more

Endometriosis is a common condition that can cause chronic pain, fatigue and even infertility. So why does it take on average 7.5 years to get a diagnosis?Read more

Antonia shares her story of living with endometriosis, from her struggle to get a diagnosis to her decision to have life-changing surgery.Read more

We speak to a consultant gynaecologist about self-care and staying healthy for women who are experiencing the menopause. Read more

A video guide to the symptoms of endometriosis and other conditions it can be mistaken for, with Consultant Gynaecologist Zoe Woodward. Read more

Are you considering a hysterectomy? Find out about the procedure and side effects and what to expect from your recovery. Read more

Don’t put off your cervical screening. Having regular smear tests can reduce your risk of developing cervical cancer, potentially saving your life.Read more

Are you in pain from bunions and considering surgery? Consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Adam Ajis shares his advice.Read more

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Stuart Robertson, discusses risk factors for breast cancer, and lifestyle changes you can make to reduce your risk.Read more

Four of our leading women's health consultants answer questions about endometriosis, a common complaint among women. Read more

Here's what you need to know if you are considering a breast reduction operation. Read more

Endometriosis is a very common condition, so why can it take some women years to get a diagnosis?Read more

Here, we will answer some commonly asked questions about pregnancy and exercise Read more

Find out more about the common, but commonly misunderstood, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)... Read more

Lip fillers are an increasingly popular way to get a celebrity smile. Here’s what you need to know... Read more

If you experience constipation, bloating, diarrhoea or pain, it’s probably time to start trusting your gut and... Read more

Routine smear tests help to detect and remove the abnormal cells that could lead to cervical cancer... Read more

With less than half of cases of ovarian cancer caught early, our specialist urges greater awareness of the disease often called 'the silent cancer'.Read more

Fed up of shaving, waxing and tweezing? Laser hair removal treatment could be the answer... Read more

It's Fertility Awareness Week 2016 and Dr Daabis is encouraging women to learn more about their fertility...  Read more

Breast cancer can affect anyone, but early diagnosis can make the difference... Read more

The EatWell Guide is the one we see pinned up at our GP surgeries, a pie chart indicating how to... Read more