Hormone Therapy

Hormone Therapy May Lead to Improved Cognitive Function

Hormones affect just about everything that goes on in a woman’s body, from reproductive function and sexual libido to weight gain and overall mood....
mammogram

When You Need A Breast Screening, Should You Get A 3-D Mammogram?

When I went to the imaging center for my regular mammogram last year, the woman behind the desk asked me if I’d like to...
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...
National Family Health Survey 4

National Family Health Survey 4 – Lack of Education Robs Women of Reproductive Control

Recently the fourth round of the National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS-4) report on the variations in the total fertility rate (TFR) of different...
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...
Women who participate in obstetric and gynaecology clinical trials experience improved health outcomes compared to those who are not involved in trials

Better health for women involved in clinical trials

Women who participate in obstetric and gynaecology clinical trials experience improved health outcomes compared to those who are not involved in clinical trials, according...
Less sleep women

Living with children may mean less sleep for women, but not for men

New research backs up what many women already know: They're sleep deprived. Unlike men, a good night's sleep for women is affected by having...
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...
Estrogen Therapy Shown Effective in Reducing Tooth and Gum Diseases in Postmenopausal Women Study by The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)

Estrogen Therapy Shown Effective in Reducing Tooth and Gum Diseases in Postmenopausal Women

CLEVELAND, Ohio (February 22, 2017)—Estrogen therapy has already been credited with helping women manage an array of menopause-related issues, including reducing hot flashes, improving...
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...