Women's Health

The world of women's health can be an intimidating one. There is a lot to navigate and the twists and turns often aren't spoken about enough. Below, we have provided some articles outlining some health conditions that are common in women, and offering advice and guidance so that you have get a better understanding of your own body.

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Uncomplicated UTIs in Women

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) affect the bladder, kidneys and the tubes connecting to them. These are very common infections, especially for women.

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Period pain

Many women experience cramps and discomfort before and during their menstrual cycle. It can be annoying and painful, but it is just your body’s way of shedding the uterine lining. While this pain isn't usually a cause for concern, it can still be incredibly uncomfortable.

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Thrush is a very common yeast infection. Contrary to popular belief, it's not a sexually transmitted infection. While usually harmless, it can be uncomfortable and persistent. 

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Cystitis is a common type of urinary tract infection that affects many women. It can clear up on its own and is seen as more of an annoyance than anything serious, frequent bouts of cystitis will need treatment. In some cases, cystitis can lead to kidney infections if left untreated.

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