CWHRI Administrator Meets Cecile Richards and Wendy Davis

CWHRI Administrator Meets Cecile Richards and Wendy Davis

Kelly Nestman, CWHRI’s Administrator, met Cecile Richards and Wendy Davis at Chatham University on November 1. As a Chatham alumna, Kelly was invited to meet with them in a small group of about 10 people. They discussed the implications of

Study: Early menopause symptoms linked to heart risks

Study: Early menopause symptoms linked to heart risks

Published Wednesday in the journal Menopause, the observational study was led by Rebecca Thurston, a professor of psychiatry at Pitt’s School of Medicine. Researchers included experts from around the country as well as from Pitt and Allegheny General Hospital. They

For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife

For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife

Here’s good news for middle-aged women who fear their sexual satisfaction is destined to decline: Aging can provide benefits that might make lovemaking even more enjoyable, a small study suggests. Interviews with more than three dozen women ages 45 to

Newsmaker: Dr. Sara Goodkind

Newsmaker: Dr. Sara Goodkind

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will award Goodkind the first Deborah Harding Women of Achievement Award during the annual conference of the National Peace Corps Association in Washington on Sept. 23. Created by the Women of Peace Corps Legacy, the

Sex gets better with age for many women, study finds

Sex gets better with age for many women, study finds

It’s commonly thought that as we get older sex fades year-by-year until it completely disappears —especially for women. But two new studies suggest that older — and wiser? — women have learned the secrets to success in the bedroom. While