Poor Social Life Might Harm Women's Bones – WebMD

WEDNESDAY, July 10, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A lack of positive connections with others may do more than make older women lonely, with new research suggesting it can also weaken their bones. In a long-term study of more than 11,000 postmenopausal women in the United States, lower bone mineral density was associated with higher “social… Read More

Can you get pregnant if you're overweight? Here's what doctors want women to know – TODAY

When Kristi Caton was trying to have a baby, she knew her weight might be a problem. She has polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), a disorder of the endocrine system among reproductive age women, and has always been obese. She understood weighing 238 pounds would make getting pregnant harder. After trying for a year, she visited… Read More

Whole30 Before And After Photos – Whole30 Success Stories – Women's Health

@kristen_marie_13, @pleasedontjudgeme_2018, @vsg_lena_got_her_sleve, @kimspagethirtytwo Let’s get one thing straight from the get-go: Whole30 isn’t entirely meant to be used for weight loss…but that doesn’t mean you won’t lose weight on it. At its core, Whole30 is an elimination diet. It recommends stripping certain food groups from your diet—sugar, grains, dairy, alcohol—for 30 days to see… Read More

Support Groups – Berkshire Eagle

ADDICTIONS Adult Children of Alcoholics & Dysfunctional Families: Meets Tuesdays from 7 to 8 p.m., St. John’s Church, upper room, 35 Park St., Williamstown, use middle-door entry; Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. George B. Crane Memorial Center, upstairs, 81 Linden St., Pittsfield. Info: Karin 413-841-3801. Al-Anon Meetings: Strength and hope for families and friends… Read More

The Best Exercises For Balancing Your Hormones – Women's Health

Power Pair: Cortisol & Yoga Couple Goal: To Fight Stress Anytime you’re faced with a stressful sitch, cortisol steps up. The sympathetic nervous system is stimulated, releasing cortisol to tell your body you’re in danger (yeah, even if it is just your boss hammering you for that report). This immediately elevates your blood pressure and… Read More

Too heavy a burden? Onus of farm labour on women may be contributing to malnourishment in India, says study – Research Matters

It’s 5 a.m. in a remote village in Koraput district of Odisha. Sima Paroja joins other Paroja women as they walk towards their fields. Like other summer days, today’s schedule looks frantic; they have their tasks lined up—transplant paddy, harvest millet and pluck vegetables. The fields look lush green with nutrition-packed crops—rice, maize, pulses, millet… Read More

Former Kentucky, NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen dead at 38 – The Boston Globe

New York Giants backup quarterback Jared Lorenzen passes the ball in an exhibition game in 2006.(BILL KOSTROUN/FILE/ASSOCIATED PRESS) Jared Lorenzen, the lefthanded quarterback known as “Hefty Lefty” who set multiple University of Kentucky passing and offensive records before backing up Eli Manning on the New York Giants’ Super Bowl-winning 2007 team, died. He was 38.… Read More

Diet Impacts Breast Cancer Mortality in Postmenopausal Women – DocWire News

colorful fruits and vegetables Research presented at the 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting found that a balanced, low-fat diet significantly lowers the risk of breast cancer mortality in postmenopausal women. The randomized, controlled Women’s Health Initiative Dietary Modification clinical trial was conducted at 40 U.S. centers and included 48,835 postmenopausal women who were 50 to 79… Read More

12 Impressive Health Benefits of Cinnamon Tea – Healthline

Healthline and our partners may receive a portion of revenues if you make a purchase using a link on this page. Cinnamon tea is an interesting beverage that may offer several health benefits. It’s made from the inner bark of the cinnamon tree, which curls into rolls while drying, forming the recognizable cinnamon sticks. These… Read More