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

Mar 25, 2017
For mothers of new infants, going back to work may pose a number of obstacles to continued breastfeeding. Workplace policies affecting the ability to breastfeed—and the role of nurse practitioners (NPs) in helping to overcome those obstacles—are the topic…
Mar 25, 2017
More women are requesting BRCA gene testing associated with certain types of cancer thanks to increased interest in the procedure.
Mar 25, 2017
Despite greater awareness of the dangers of prenatal exposure to alcohol, the rates of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders remain alarmingly high.
Mar 25, 2017
Most older Americans drink alcohol. Given that this segment of the population is projected to almost double by 2050, reaching 112 million, in the future, there will likely be many more older drinkers in the United States than currently.
Mar 24, 2017
The research, a collaborative project between Queen's University Belfast and Ulster University, began at the Queen's Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology in 2014, and was led by Professor Mohamed El-Tanani.