Women’s Health

Women's Health Services

At Glens Falls Hospital we know that women have special health concerns on a multitude of women's health topics from reproductive health, to cancer concerns, and skin care, to exercise and fitness.

Please use the links on the side to explore Glens Falls Hospital's specific Women's Health Services.

Womens' Health Concerns

Current News in Women’s Health

Jul 24, 2017
A potential new therapeutic strategy for a difficult-to-treat form of ovarian cancer has been discovered by Wistar scientists. The findings were published online in Nature Cell Biology.
Jul 24, 2017
Transgender women -- people whose birth certificates indicate or once indicated male sex but who identify as women -- are at high risk of HIV acquisition, and thus are a key population for HIV prevention and treatment efforts.
Jul 24, 2017
Women undergoing daily radiation therapy for breast cancer are commonly told they should not use antiperspirant for fear that it could cause greater radiation damage to the skin, but a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pe…
Jul 24, 2017
A survey conducted by the National Charity Partnership (NCP), U.K suggests that most of the women who participated are not sure on the amount of food they should intake while they are pregnant. According to the research that surveyed 2,100 U.K. women, onl…
Jul 24, 2017
Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus found worldwide. When CMV infects fetuses, it can cause serious complications such as hearing difficulties and mental retardation in affected infants.