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Women’s Health

Guidance for keeping a female body healthy and feeling good.

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Hormones and Headaches in Women

How puberty, periods, pregnancy, perimenopause and the pill may affect your head

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Quiz: What’s Your Fertility IQ?

Take the newest Nurx quiz to assess your knowledge of baby making and taking care of your reproductive health.

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Will Covid Cause a Baby Boom?

A recent study looks at whether couples are taking the leap, or putting the breaks on baby making.

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“What I’ve Learned Volunteering with Rape Survivors”

We spoke with a volunteer advocate to learn what it’s like helping victims through their most difficult moments.

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Sex Ed for Adults: The Consent Lesson

Many of us haven't learned what we should have about sexual consent. Dr Logan Levkoff is here to school us.

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You Should Know This About Sexual Assault

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month — learn what an expert wants you to be aware of.

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The Problems With The Pink Tax

The period experts at Thinx reveal how America financially penalizes people with periods — and what we can do about it.  

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Long-Term Effects of Birth Control, Explained

Real doctors explain the risks and benefits of taking birth control pills over the long term.

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Sex Ed for Adults: Sexy Social Distancing Tips

Cassandra Corrado answers questions on sexting, inclusive porn, and other ways to care for your sexual self right now.

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Money Advice for Millennial and Gen Z Women

For Equal Pay Day, we turned to a SoFi financial expert for advice on how you can keep more of what you earn.

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The Best Birth Control for You

Five questions to ask yourself when choosing a birth control method

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Do You Really Need a Pelvic Exam?

Our Dr. Julie Graves weighs in on disturbing news about unneeded pelvic exams, and explains when you do (and don't) need to undress from the waist down.

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Quiz: Prove Your Vagina IQ

How much do you know about keeping things healthy down there? Test your knowledge with our 8 question quiz.

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How to Prevent Cervical Cancer

Our infographic lays out the facts and stats you should understand to protect yourself and others.

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Sex After Sexual Assault

Assault can mess with how you experience sex and pleasure. Here's a starter guide to feeling like your sexual self again.

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Deciphering Smells Down There

It's normal for your vagina to have a bit of an odor, but some smells spell trouble.

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The History of Emergency Contraception

100 years of trying to stop pregnancy, post-sex

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11 Inventions Making it Easier to be a Woman

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