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Could Urban Lighting Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Some Women?

August 17, 2017. 4:00 PM EST. Study found link between ambient light and higher odds in young, smoking females, but more research needed Read article


Women Who Gain Weight Between Babies at Higher Risk for Diabetes

August 01, 2017 Danger is greatest for women whose weight was normal before they got pregnant, study finds

Breast-Feeding Lowers Mom’s Breast Cancer Risk: Study

August 01, 2017 It also reduces the child's future cancer risk, cancer institute reports

Recent Flu Shot Shouldn’t Prevent Vaccination During Pregnancy

August 01, 2017 Study rebuts concerns about multiple vaccination timing

Gum Disease May Be Linked to Cancer Risk in Older Women

August 01, 2017 Esophageal, breast and lung cancer, among others, seen in postmenopausal women in large study

‘Super Moms’ and ‘Super Dads’: Work-Home Conflicts Affect Both Genders

July 27, 2017 'We need to bring men into the conversation,' researcher says

Most Murdered U.S. Women Killed By Husbands, Boyfriends, Exes

July 21, 2017 Federal report on decade of statistics shows over half of deaths were caused by intimate partners

Estrogen May Influence Women’s Depression Risk

July 21, 2017 Early menstruation, more frequent periods seem to make sad times less likely, researchers suggest

‘Nipple-Sparing’ Mastectomies Don’t Raise Odds of Cancer’s Return: Study

July 19, 2017 Research suggests that the cosmetically superior procedure comes with no added risk

Early Menopause May Be Tied to Type 2 Diabetes

July 19, 2017 When periods stop before 40, risk is 4 times greater compared to late menopause, study suggests

Most Women Should Forgo Ovarian Cancer Screening: Panel

July 18, 2017 Test isn't accurate enough to justify its use, experts say

Women Driven to Be Thinner When Husband Is Hot

July 18, 2017 But study finds the dynamic doesn't work the other way around

Asthma Control Essential in Pregnancy, Study Suggests

July 14, 2017 Kids appear more likely to develop the disorder when moms aren't effectively treated

After Couples Fight, Making Up Differs for Him and Her

July 14, 2017 Females prefer sincere apologies while males opt for sex

Breast-Feeding May Lower Risk of MS, Study Says

July 12, 2017 Benefits reported for women who nursed 15 months or more

Medication Mistakes Have Doubled in U.S. Since 2000: Study

July 10, 2017 Poison control centers get one call every 21 seconds about a potentially serious mix-up