Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTNew research shows an association between the sex of the fetus and different immune responses in pregnant women. Pregnancy with girls may affect immunity.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTUsing a cutting-edge technique, researchers from the United Kingdom investigate the effect of active and inactive vitamin D levels on muscle strength.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTLearn about how colds are treated during pregnancy and how they may be prevented. What are the similarities between cold and pregnancy symptoms?
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTWomen who participate in obstetric and gynaecology clinical trials experience improved health outcomes compared to those who are not involved in trials, according to research by Queen Mary...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study examines the effect of a low dose of daily aspirin in women who are trying to conceive and have chronic, low-grade inflammation.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study has found that poor strength in the thigh muscles may increase the risk of knee osteoarthritis in women but not men.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA study led by the University of Warwick has found a link between the removal of ovaries during hysterectomy and an increase in heart disease, cancer and premature death.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen who had a false positive result from a screening mammogram were more likely to delay or forgo their subsequent screening mammogram than women who had a true negative result.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen who regularly lift heavy objects at work and work non-daytime shift patterns may experience decreased fertility, suggests new research.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PSTA new survey shows an insufficient number of high-risk breast cancer patients receive genetic testing and counseling, even though they want it.
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTLearn about the symptoms of multiple sclerosis that are specific to women. What are the causes and possible risk factors of MS for women?
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTResearchers managed to isolate a hormone from the black garden ant, replicate it synthetically, and test its effect on uterine contractions.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PSTA new study investigates the link between giving birth prematurely and the mother's risk of developing cardiovascular disease later in life.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTAmong postmenopausal women who were normal weight, those who were metabolically unhealthy had a significantly increased risk for colorectal cancer compared with those who were metabolically healthy.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA naturally occurring hormone that plays an important role in fetal development may be the basis for a new type of reversible contraceptive that can protect ovaries from the damage caused by...
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study investigates the link between sleep duration, sleep quality, and the levels of sexual satisfaction among postmenopausal women.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA higher volume of a certain type of fat that surrounds the heart is significantly associated with a higher risk of heart disease in women after menopause and women with lower levels of estrogen at...
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTA new study finds that the risk of a pregnant woman giving birth prematurely may be linked to the type of microbiota in her vagina and cervix.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ have a slightly higher risk of dying from breast cancer, but a significantly lower all-mortality risk.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA diet rich in fruit, vegetables, fish, whole grains, and nuts appears to reduce the risk of bone loss and hip fracture among postmenopausal women.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTBone fragility has long been a worrisome condition affecting women as they age."It's been considered a silent disease," says Karl Jepsen, Ph.D.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe Danish concept Football Fitness has proved to be just as effective as tablets for countering high blood pressure.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTResearchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences have discovered that the metabolic enzyme phosphoglycerate mutase 1 (PGAM1) helps cancer cells repair their DNA and found that inhibiting PGAM1...
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen who had their first menstrual period when they were aged 11 or younger have an increased risk of an early or premature menopause and if they remain childless the risk is increased even more...
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTMothers' genes during pregnancy, not BMI, are linked to obesity risk in childhood and adolescence, according to new research by the University of Bristol.