Women's Health
Menopause Shifts Weight to Middle
The menopause does not make you fat but the estrogen deficiency that comes with it shifts fat to your middle. And a fat tummy increases the risk of heart disease, diabetes and even dementia, an Australian  ...
Benefits of Breastfeeding
August is National Breastfeeding Month, and Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) is supporting this annual initiative, which is spearheaded by the United States Breastfeeding Committee, by promoting the many benefits of  ...
Natural Conception Later in Life Tied to Longer Life for Women
Posted June 26, 2014 WEDNESDAY, June 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women who naturally have babies after age 33 tend to live longer than those who had their last child before age 30, a new study finds. This may  ...
Too Much Sitting May Raise a Woman's Cancer Risk: Study
Posted July 16, 2015 TUESDAY, July 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Lots of time spent sitting may increase a woman's odds for cancer, but it does not seem to have a similar effect on men, a new study suggests.  ...
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