The evacuation method of 'Women and Children First,' adopted by Titanic, which foundered during its maiden voyage a century ago, was only exceptional. More men survive than women and children in real life sea disasters, according to a new study.
Unexpectedly migrant women show resilience in their ability to control their environment through work.
Women who do not have an increased risk for ovarian cancer should not undergo screening tests for the disease, according to new recommendations released April 10 by a leading U.S. government panel.
A national study shows that women are less likely than men to get at least 30 minutes of exercise per day
Why are action stars more likely to be Republican?
What we do with our emotional memories and how they affect us has a lot to do with our gender, personality and the methods we use to regulate our feelings, according to new study.
Using progestin-only birth control shots or Depo-Provera for more than a year appears to more than double the risk of developing breast cancer in young women, according to a new study.
Taller women are at a greater risk for ovarian cancer, according to a new study.
Underage female drinkers have been at a growing risk of fatal car crashes in recent years -- so much that they've caught up with their male counterparts, according to a study in the May issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.
Men are most likely to start businesses for the money, but women are for social value, according to a new study.
Schoolteachers who underwent a short but intensive program of meditation were less depressed, anxious or stressed – and more compassionate and aware of others’ feelings, according to a UCSF-led study that blended ancient meditation practices with the most current scientific methods for regulating emotions.
Contrary to old studies that women carried sexual fantasies only once in a while, a more accurate study conducted by the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, says that women happen to have more sexual imagination during their ovulation.
Male high school athletes' ability to recognize and intervene to stop dating violence is improved ...
Women who drink up to seven glasses of wine or beer a week are slightly less likely to suffer a stroke than those who steer clear of alcohol, according to a U.S. study that covered thousands of women for nearly 30 years.
Obese white teenage girls who lose weight may ...