Latest stories: Women's Health

Health-conscious eating habits can become destructive

She wasn’t eating kale smoothies because she loved them, and she never thought becoming anorexic would make her prettier. Anna, a junior at a Spokane high school, set out on a path toward an eating disorder by trying to eat healthier. Read more

Record number of babies born in 2012 using IVF

LOS ANGELES – More than 1.5 percent of babies born in the U.S. in 2012 were conceived in a laboratory dish thanks to in vitro fertilization – an all-time high, according to a report released Monday by the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology. The 379 fertility clinics that are members of SART performed a total of 165,172 procedures in 2012, resulting in the births of 61,740 babies. Both figures are new records as well, SART says. Read more

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