Women's Health
Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer Life
Posted December 17, 2016 By Don Rauf HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Dec. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women who generally believe that good things will happen may live longer. That's the suggestion of a  ...
Breastfeeding May Lower Blood Pressure Later On
Mothers who breastfeed for the recommended amount of time may have a somewhat lower risk of developing high blood pressure later on, new research suggests. The findings, from a large study of nurses, do not prove  ...
Obese Postmenopausal Women May Face Higher Risk for Breast Cancer
Posted June 13, 2015 By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, June 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A study of more than 67,000 women suggests that those who are obese and postmenopausal may face  ...
Vitamin D Levels May Fall When Women Stop Taking Birth Control
Posted August 9, 2016 THURSDAY, Aug. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D levels may drop after women stop using birth control pills or other contraceptives with estrogen, researchers report. The vitamin is  ...
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