By John Ericson | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 19:48
Vigorous exercise is associated with a 47 percent lower risk of treatment-resistant breast cancer among African American women.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 17:28
Canadian researchers determined that women below the age of 55 are at a higher risk of suffering a heart attack and dying within 30 days compared to men in the same age group.
By John Ericson | Tue, 12/10/2013 - 19:27
Smoking marijuana during pregnancy is associated with a threefold increase in the risk of stillbirth.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 12/10/2013 - 17:29
Why do so many doctors, who fully understand the potential health risks, continue to prescribe life-threatening contraceptives to women?
By John Ericson | Sun, 12/08/2013 - 17:50
Mindfulness meditation may influence gene expression and suppress symptoms in people with chronic inflammatory disorders.
By John Ericson | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 17:16
Tamesha Means says that area hospital Mercy Health Partners put her through needless pain and suffering by refusing to recognize her pregnancy as a miscarriage.
By John Ericson | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 18:49
A high fat diet may speed up the development of certain genetic signatures associated with breast cancer in teenage girls.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 15:00
A study shows that decreased estrogen levels after menopause are unrelated to changes in mood and cognitive ability, though progesterone levels may affect memory.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 14:20
The morning-after pill is ineffective in preventing pregnancies among women who weigh more than 176 lbs., with diminished effectiveness beginning at 165 lbs.
By John Ericson | Wed, 11/20/2013 - 16:57
The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an emergency application to vacate the ruling of the appellate court that allowed the restrictive Texas abortion law to take effect.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 14:52
A 14-year-old girl died from toxic shock syndrome caused by using her first tampon.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 13:55
Using birth control pills for more than three years can put a woman at risk for developing glaucoma, according to a recent study.