post menopause Stories
- Postmenopausal women who are overweight and obese have an increased risk of invasive breast cancer compared to women of normal weight.
- Two-week treatment with estrogen supplements increased the levels of natural antimicrobials in postmenopausal women and stymied UTIs in mice.
- Research says regaining even some of the weight after losing weight can put women put at increased risk for diabetes and heart disease.
- Women who've hit menopause and are overweight can reduce risk of many health complications by losing weight. However, putting the weight back on will affect cardiovascular health.