Women's Health News

  • Diabetologia graphs

    Study links frequent tooth brushing to lower risk of diabetes while dental disease and missing teeth associated with increased risk

    Mar 3, 2020 by Yoonkyung Chang Ji Sung Lee Ki-Jung Lee Ho Geol Woo Tae-Jin Song
    You knew that a healthy diet, regular physical activity, and maintaining a healthy weight can prevent many cases of diabetes - now it appears that tooth-brushing frequently may also be protective. The benefits appear greater in women than in men, and in younger than in older people.
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  • Strength Training

    Maintain Your Muscle

    Mar 1, 2020
    Strength training, also called resistance training or weight training, is particularly important. It brings many benefits. First, it makes your muscles stronger. That can help you keep up the activities you enjoy—at any stage of your life.
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  • Strength Training

    Maintain Your Muscle

    Mar 1, 2020 by Harrison Wein, PhD
    Strength training, also called resistance training or weight training, is particularly important. It brings many benefits. First, it makes your muscles stronger. That can help you keep up the activities you enjoy—at any stage of your life.
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  • A woman sorts medicine

    Why Sex Matters at the Pharmacy

    Jan 30, 2020 by Joshua Eferighe
    Sex matters at the pharmacy. Women are nearly twice as likely to report an adverse reaction to their medications, with more serious side effects, compared to men.
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