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The GRA consultation is over, what’s going to happen next?

Trump administration plans to narrow definition of ‘transgender’ out of existence

Could government calorie guidelines do more harm than good?

We need to change the conversation around obesity and health

High-risk HPV less common than thought

It’s time to erase the stigma around trans-motherhood

Pill usage declining while coils and implants gain popularity

New drug approved for endometriosis pain treatment

Sex worker collectives hit back at MP calls for law reforms

Half of women report having “serious trouble” with contraception

Government opens consultation on Gender Recognition Act

Scottish women unaware of missed smear test cancer risk

Cross-party group calls for criminalisation of paying for sex

Femedic founder Monica Karpinski on Victoria Derbyshire show

Abortion should be legal for all who need it: The Femedic view

How will pharmacy closures affect the general public?

Study links PCOS to mental health disorders

Can’t get women’s health ads approved on Facebook? Us either

Fewer women are diagnosed with autism – what does this mean?

Oestrogen replacement may reduce disordered eating in athletes with irregular periods

Dozens of British women forced to continue pregnancies that risk their health

New drug treats menopausal hot flushes within three days

Menopausal hormone therapy linked to better heart health

Fish oil and probiotics in pregnancy may reduce child allergies

What is austerity, and how does it affect women? The Femedic’s complete guide

How does austerity affect women’s health?

Warnings about infertility in treatment of eating disorders unsuitable

Older people concerned they aren’t having enough sex

The Femedic to launch panel discussion series

Incontinence drug improves sleep quality

Scientists make breakthrough in understanding cause of heavy periods

If refuges close, what does that mean for vulnerable women?

Autism diagnosis delayed in girls due to “social camouflage”

Hysterectomy increases risk of cardiovascular disease by a third

Online interest in sex peaks at Christmas – with more births in September

Osteoporosis screening could massively reduce hip fractures

Europe only place still seeing rise in new HIV infections

“Artificial ovary” could transform menopause treatment

Women’s health has worsened while men’s has improved since 1990

HIV-positive adults under-treated for cardiovascular problems

Heavy periods cost the UK millions a year in lost work days

New research helps explain why menopause can lead to weight gain

Underweight women may be susceptible to early menopause

New spit test can diagnose endometriosis

New technology allows women to control their own mammograms

Half of girls in UK embarrassed by their period

Duchess of Cambridge suffering with hyperemesis gravidarum

Council proposes home STI testing after cuts to health budgets

Lack of support for women during menopause could affect economy

Gonorrhoea becoming untreatable due to antibiotic resistance

Vegetable protein may reduce early menopause risk

New mothers’ mental health problems not picked up by doctors

Women who binge drink put themselves at risk of diabetes in later life

New therapy may help those with genetically-related breast cancer

Early trial of new ovarian cancer drug gives “promising results”

One alcoholic drink a day found to increase breast cancer risk