Latest Articles by Joanna Mandell, M.D., M.S.
Why Is There No Screening for HPV-Related Throat Cancer?
More and more men are being diagnosed with HPV-related cancers of the throat. So why aren’t they routinely screened for the virus?
Getting Forgetful? Might Be Menopause
Those hot flashes and sudden lapses in memory may be more connected than you thought, say researchers.
Have You Been Using Hormones to Manage Menopause for Too Long?
According to a new study, extended periods of time on hormone replacement therapy may increase breast cancer risk.
Gestational Diabetes: 5 Life-Saving Tips for You and Your Baby-to-Be
Untreated diabetes during pregnancy can have serious repercussions. Our doctor-approved plan will help you spot the signs and take action to stay safe.
15 Facts You Need to Know About Hepatitis C and Pregnancy
Thinking of becoming pregnant but have the Hepatitis C virus (also known as HCV)? Not sure if you have it but maybe you do? Separate fact from fiction and learn what you should know.
The Evolution of Birth Control Throughout History
From 3000 B.C. to present day, birth control has come a long way. Here's a health history lesson on how it developed into what it is today.
Highs and Lows: My Best and Worst Genital Herpes Moments
"What I once viewed as a near-death sentence to my love life and identity transformed into a sense of purpose that still guides me today."
Bleeding After Sex: Potential Causes
Noticing blood after sex can be a scary experience, but many causes are minor. Here’s what you should know.