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Derek Hough's wife Hayley gives first update herself since craniectomy in emotional video

Hayley Erbert is on a 'recovery journey' after she underwent a craniectomy for bleeding in her skull.
Hayley Erbert and Derek Hough
Hayley Erbert and Derek Hough

Mom's heart was shocked 44 times after cardiac arrest: 'Don’t take a day for granted'

Friday, Feb. 2, is National Wear Red Day, when people are encouraged to dress in red to raise awareness about heart disease.

Single mom, 49, recalls first symptoms of widowmaker heart attack she nearly missed

At one point, doctors thought she may need an emergency heart transplant.

7 signs of ovulation to help you understand your menstrual cycle, according to OB-GYNs

Some people experience symptoms halfway through their cycle that can indicate they're ovulating. OB-GYNs share what signals ovulation.
Ovulation tracking
Ovulation tracking

Kristen Dahlgren: Why I’m leaving NBC to launch a nonprofit to make breast cancer vaccines a reality

An estimated 43,000 people will die from breast cancer this year. Why wouldn’t we try to stop it?

64K women and girls became pregnant due to rape in states with abortion bans, study estimates

The research letter, published by JAMA Internal Medicine, estimated that nearly 520,000 rapes were associated with 64,565 pregnancies across 14 states.
An exam room at Planned Parenthood in Flossmoor in 2018.
An exam room at Planned Parenthood in Flossmoor in 2018.

Woman who got cervical cancer at 24 recalls symptom she 'downplayed' before diagnosis

Two women share their experiences with the cancer so that others do not go through what they experienced.

Selena Gomez posts old swimsuit pic and reflects on body changes: ‘Proud to be who I am’

The actor and singer has previously been open about weight fluctuations and mental health struggles.
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez

Sarah Ferguson opens up about 'shock' of being diagnosed with 2 cancers in 1 year

The Duchess of York shared on Jan. 21 that she has been diagnosed with skin cancer months after receiving treatment for breast cancer.
Sarah Ferguson attends "The Son" red carpet at the 79th Venice International Film Festival on September 07, 2022 in Venice, Italy.
Sarah Ferguson attends "The Son" red carpet at the 79th Venice International Film Festival on September 07, 2022 in Venice, Italy.

Jane Seymour reveals sex at 72 is ‘more wonderful and passionate’ than ever before

The actor gets candid about putting herself first and not being “a man’s half.”
Jane Seymour at the grand opening of Sphere on Sept. 29, 2023 in Las Vegas.
Jane Seymour at the grand opening of Sphere on Sept. 29, 2023 in Las Vegas.