Anxiety

Feeling Anxious? Blame the Size of Your Waistline

Anxiety is one of the most common mental health disorders, and it’s more likely to affect women, especially middle-aged women. Although anxiety can be...
cardiologist

Women in academic cardiology are significantly less likely to be full professors

The first study to evaluate sex differences in academic ranking among academic cardiologists has found that women were significantly less likely than men to...
women weight lift

What Women Really Need

Women who lift weights have a different list of nutritional necessities Women who train have nutritional requirements that are different from men and other women....
Exercise

Hearts Get ‘Younger,’ Even At Middle Age, With Exercise

As we age, even if we're healthy, the heart becomes less flexible, more stiff and just isn't as efficient in processing oxygen as it...
Pregnant Women With Anaemia

Risk Of Maternal Death Doubled In Pregnant Women With Anaemia

Pregnant women with anaemia are twice as likely to die during or shortly after pregnancy compared to those without the condition, according to a...
breast cancer

Confusion over the cause of symptoms may be affecting whether or not women take...

Women who are at high risk of developing breast cancer may be failing to take the preventive anti-cancer drug tamoxifen because they are confusing...
hormone therapy

Menopausal Hormone Therapy Linked to Having a Healthier Heart

Women who use menopausal hormone therapy appear to have a heart structure and function that is linked to a lower risk of heart failure,...
anxiety increase fracture risk

Higher Levels of Anxiety Increase Fracture Risk in Women

Anxiety has already been shown to take its toll on the human body in many ways, including increased risk for heart disease and gastrointestinal...
breast screening

Clinics should choose women’s breast screening appointment times to improve attendance

For women who miss a breast screening appointment, giving a fixed date and time for a new  appointment could improve poor attendance and be...
Heart disease

Severity of Menopause Symptoms Could Help Predict Heart Disease

Heart disease remains the leading cause of death in women. A study of 138 menopausal women examined the association of mood, symptoms, and quality...