Hormonal birth control linked to increased breast cancer risk: Study
Women using hormonal birth control methods -- from the pill, to the ring and implants -- appeared to have a 20 percent higher risk of breast cancer, according to a new study of 1.8 million women in Denmark.
Woman carries sister's 'rainbow baby' after loss of twins: 'I'd do it for her'
A selfless woman is carrying a child for her sister who experienced the heartbreaking loss of newborn twins. Anna Howat is due to give birth to her niece, Charlotte Grace, on Feb. 2. Howat offered to carry her sister Beth Gaudino's baby when Gaudino had difficulties conceiving after losing her son
Texas residents rescued as Harvey dumps more rain
Residents in Port Arthur evacuated on the back of dump trucks while a citizens' armada called "The Rescue Rangers" includes volunteers from as far away as Oregon, who traveled to Texas with boats to help.
When I donated my eggs 10 years ago, I wish I'd known these things
(Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Babble.com. It has been reprinted here with permission. The Walt Disney Company is the parent company of both ABC News and Babble.com) Somewhere in this world are two children who share my genes. I know next to nothing about them, beyond the fact
Author Amy Kurtz shares her personal medical journey
The author opens up about her new book, "Kicking Sick: Your Go-To Guide for Thriving With Chronic Health Conditions."
Wisconsin couple adopting two sets of twins gives birth to their own twins
What are the odds? A Wisconsin couple currently in the process of adopting two sets of twins recently gave birth to their own twins. What's even more interesting is that all of the twins were born on the same date -- Feb. 28 -- in different years. Carrie and Craig Kosinski, who live on a farm in
Julianne Hough wants to start 'open conversations' about endomitriosis
Julianne Hough hopes being vocal about her struggle with endometriosis will help more women feel comfortable talking about their own experiences. In an interview with People , she talked about her diagnosis. "When I was 15, I had symptoms of endometriosis, but I had never heard of it, didn't know
Halsey Opens Up About 'Multiple Terrifying Surgeries' to Treat Endometriosis
Halsey wants fans to know she's doing OK after undergoing several surgeries to treat endometriosis . The "New Americana" singer, whose birth name is Ashley Frangipane, shared a photo of herself on Instagram in a hospital bed. In the photo posted Friday, Halsey gave a thumbs up to the camera while
Bethenny Frankel Opens Up About Fibroids Issue, Surgery
Bethenny Frankel has revealed it was a fibroid issue that forced her to scale back her screen time on this season of “The Real Housewives of New York City” and undergo surgery last month. “The bleeding was so excessive and I was so weak and I felt like I looked so haggard and had such black circles
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Actress Opens Up About Painful Disorder
" Star Wars : The Force Awakens" star, Daisy Ridley, revealed a powerful message on her Instagram Thursday. The actress, 24, posted a selfie and explained that she has been suffering from endometriosis since she was 15. Endometriosis affects an estimated one in ten women and is a disorder that can