women's health

  1. Well-being

    Women's health: Heart disease patient support program online

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    Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, affecting more than 42 million women in the United States. With such high numbers, no...
  2. Well-being

    Celiac disease: Actress Jennifer Esposito on living gluten-free

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    Blue Bloods actress Jennifer Esposito suffered from multiple symptoms — headache, fatigue, exhaustion, nausea — and...
  3. Well-being

    HIV prevention: FDA approves Truvada

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    AIDS advocacy organizations and patient care providers are celebrating a new advance in HIV prevention – a pill called Truvada.
  4. Well-being

    Overactive bladder: Treatment for OAB

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    Whether you’re an avid drinker of cranberry juice or have never given urinary health a second thought, you probably know that...
  5. Diet

    Living the Paleoista lifestyle

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    When you hear the term "caveman diet" you likely don’t think it’s something geared toward women. But the paleo lifestyle...
  6. Well-being

    Raise a glass: Alcohol may improve bone health

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    A recent study reveals that moderate alcohol, as part of a healthy lifestyle, may help slow bone loss. This is good news for older...
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    The best sports bra for your breasts

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    If you’re the type of woman who thinks wearing two bras will "make do," then think again! No matter what size you are, there...
  8. Well-being

    Self-diagnosis: Finding reliable healthcare resources online

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    As we’ve become a tech-savvy society, we’ve begun to utilize online resources for medical research.
  9. Well-being

    Obamacare: Supreme Court approves health care overhaul in landmark ruling

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    Get ready for Obamacare — it’s officially on the way.
  10. Well-being

    Osteoporosis: If you break a bone, get tested

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    The National Bone Health Alliance (NBHA) says that every year, there are 2 million bone breaks in the US caused by osteoporosis, a...
  11. Well-being

    Anti-aging: 4 reasons we age and how to slow down the clock

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    What do heart disease, prostate cancer, dementia, weight gain, sagging muscles and erectile dysfunction have in common? The obvious...
  12. Well-being

    Fibromyalgia: How to be intimate despite pain

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    If you have fibromyalgia, you may feel disconnected from your partner. Fibromyalgia can take a toll on relationships but it doesn't...
  13. Well-being

    4 Summer health scares for women

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    Summer is all about longer days, vacations at the beach, barbecues and bathing suits. However, there are some less than desirable...
  14. Well-being

    Rape: Lessons for surviving sexual assault

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    On August 21, 1988 I faced the terror of being sexually assaulted. As a survivor, I was overwhelmed with feelings of humiliation,...
  15. Well-being

    Are you suffering from adrenal fatigue?

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    Have you ever had an "adrenaline rush"? Whether it was a the burst of energy you needed while rappelling down a mountainside, or the...
  16. Well-being

    Why you should just say no to tanning

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    Despite continual warnings about the harmful effects of indoor tanning (or any tanning, for that matter), countless people continue...
  17. Diet

    27 Sneaky ways to burn off 500 calories

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    It's not always easy to get to the gym every day, but if you're on the fast track to swimsuit shopping, you have no time to spare....
  18. Diet

    Calcium supplements may give you a heart attack

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    If you've been taking calcium supplements for your bone health, you could be putting your heart health at risk.
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    Natural remedies for pain relief

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    If you’re active, or would like to be, exercise-induced pain can really limit your fitness plans. Plus, if you take...
  20. Well-being

    3 Simple tips for a stress-free summer

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    Summer is just around the corner which means barbecues, long days at the beach, a party every weekend and, hopefully, a break from...