Women's Health
Study Links Potassium to Fewer Strokes in Older Women
Posted September 6, 2014 By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Sept. 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Could eating foods rich in potassium, such as bananas and potatoes, help lower the risk of stroke and  ...
Women May Be More Resilient to Effects of Alzheimer's Genes
Posted July 28, 2016 SUNDAY, July 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Certain gene variants are known to raise a person's risk of Alzheimer's disease. But a new study finds that even in people carrying this DNA, factors  ...
Happy Mom Means Less Colicky Baby
Posted May 5, 2017 FRIDAY, April 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- All babies fuss at times, but crying jags appear less likely when a new mother has strong social support or a loving, helpful partner, researchers  ...
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  ...
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