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  ...
Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans
Posted July 20, 2014 FRIDAY, July 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New mothers who return to work full-time are less likely to stick with their breast-feeding goals than those who go back to work part-time, a new study  ...
Work Outs Help Older Women Maintain Weight
By LINDSEY TANNER (AP Medical Writer) CHICAGO - Rev up the treadmill: Sobering new research spells out just how much exercise women need to keep the flab off as they age - and it's a lot. At least an hour of  ...
Study Shows Promise in Ovarian Cancer Screening
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE (AP Medical Writer) Researchers may finally be closing in on a way to screen healthy women for ovarian cancer - a disease that rarely shows symptoms until it's too late to cure. A simple blood  ...