Women's Health
A Woman's Weight Has Complex Link to Stroke Risk
Posted September 10, 2016 WEDNESDAY, Sept. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Excess weight may put women at increased risk for the most common form of stroke, but at lower risk for a less common stroke type, new  ...
Exercise May Blunt a Woman's Risk of Lung and Breast Cancer: Studies
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Physical activity may reduce a woman's risk of lung or breast cancer, a pair of new studies suggest. Women seem less likely to either develop or die  ...
Menopause Shifts Weight to Middle
The menopause does not make you fat but the estrogen deficiency that comes with it shifts fat to your middle. And a fat tummy increases the risk of heart disease, diabetes and even dementia, an Australian  ...
'Yo-Yo Dieting' Hard on Older Women's Hearts: Study
Posted November 20, 2016 By Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Nov. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of Americans have a lifelong struggle with their waistlines -- dieting, losing weight, but  ...
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