Women's Health
Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk in Older Women, Study Finds
Posted August 12, 2014 MONDAY, Aug. 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Older women intent on keeping breast cancer at bay may want to start and maintain a regular exercise regimen, a new study shows. The researchers  ...
Tall Women Have Increased Risk of Cancer
The taller a postmenopausal woman, the greater her risk for developing cancers of the breast, colon, kidney, ovary, rectum and thyroid, U.S. researchers say. Geoffrey Kabat, senior epidemiologist in the Department  ...
Moderate Drinking May Reduce RA Risk in Women
WOMEN who drink moderate amounts of alcohol are less likely to get rheumatoid arthritis than those who do not drink, research suggests. Drinking more than three glasses a week for at least ten years halves the  ...
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  ...
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