Women's Health
Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a Try
Posted February 17, 2017 By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- After menopause, moderate exercise can help women manage hot flashes, become more fit and feel better, a  ...
Benefits of Breastfeeding
August is National Breastfeeding Month, and Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) is supporting this annual initiative, which is spearheaded by the United States Breastfeeding Committee, by promoting the many benefits of  ...
Alzheimer's Strikes Women Harder Than Men: Report
WEDNESDAY, March 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A 65-year-old American woman has a 1 in 6 chance of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life, while a man the same age has about a 1 in 11 chance. That's one of the  ...
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  ...
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