Women's Health
Too Much Sleep or Too Little Sleep Tied to Memory Problems in Older Women
Posted May 2, 2014 THURSDAY, May 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Seniors who slept too little or too much during midlife or after are at increased risk for memory problems, as are those whose sleep habits changed over  ...
Exercise Helps Protect Black Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says
Posted August 16, 2014 FRIDAY, Aug. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Brisk walking and other forms of exercise reduce a black woman's risk of breast cancer, U.S. researchers report. They followed more than 44,000  ...
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  ...
Endometriosis Linked to Cancer
Women with a history of endometriosis are more likely to develop three types of ovarian cancer, according to research. Scientists have found that endometriosis,which affects about 10% of women of reproductive  ...