Walking downhill after meals may protect your bones from decay after the menopause
Nutrients from food are believed to be absorbed best this way, researchers at the University of Michigan said. Walking uphill doesn't have the same affect, blood tests from a...
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Fasting may protect against breast cancer
A study by the University of California, San Diego, found that allowing obese, 'post-menopausal' mice to eat only within a strict eight-hour window 'dramatically' reduced their...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
How does estrogen protect bones? Unraveling a pathway to menopausal bone loss
Women who have reached menopause are at a greater risk of developing osteoporosis, which can lead to bone fractures and long-term impairment of mobility. Studies have suggested...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
Study finds link between menopause and changes in body composition
The menopause transition, also known as perimenopause, is the time in a woman's life when hormonal changes lead to irregular menstruation, hot flashes and other symptoms...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Study links perimenopause to accelerated fat mass gains, lean mass losses
A new study confirms what women approaching menopause have long suspected: menopause does make fat go up. The study finds that women undergoing perimenopause lost lean body...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Pregnancy history fails to influence cognitive function
A large cohort of older women who reported at least one pregnancy performed no differently on a series of cognitive assessments over 28 years than women who had never been...
5 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Anti-Müllerian Hormone Test
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Female Infertility , Hormones , Menopause , Menstruation , Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
7 days ago - MedlinePlus
Behavioral therapy generally best for urinary incontinence
While most nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic interventions are more likely to improve outcomes of stress or urgency urinary incontinence in women than no treatment, behavioral...
7 days ago - Healio
Generic Humalog; 23andMe T2D Test; Menopause Ads Blocked
News and commentary from the endocrinology world
10 days ago - MedPageToday
Fenugreek reduces menopausal symptoms
Fenugreek may help reduce symptoms of menopause, according to research. The study, which was published in the journal Phytotherapy Research, examined the effect of...
10 days ago - Natural News - 3 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Community Pharmacy Based Screening Increases Early Detection of Diabetes
Community pharmacies helps to screen patients for type 2 diabetes, which could increase early diagnosis and reduce health care expenses.
Diabetes Treatment May Keep Dementia and Alzheimer's at Bay
Dementia and Alzheimer's develop much faster in people with untreated diabetes. However, patients on medication for type 2 diabetes can keep dementia and Alzheimer's at bay.
Moms with Fussy Babies are More Prone to Depression
Do you have a fussy baby at home? Mothers of fussy babies are more likely to develop depression symptoms, reveals a new study.
Bacteria can Travel Thousands of Miles Globally Through the Air
Bacteria may travel thousands of miles through the air worldwide instead of hitching rides with people and animals, reveals a study.
Replacing Sitting Time with Light Physical Activity Lowers Death Risk
Do you like sitting around? A new study found that swapping 30 minutes of sitting time with light physical activity can reduce the risk of early death by 50 percent.
Parasitic Worms Could Cause Cancers and also Help Cure Them
Worms cause cancers to billions of people around the world and could also help treat the cancer, finds new research.
Too Much Sitting Kills Nearly 50,000 People Every Year in the UK
Are you sitting too much? Spending too much time sitting down causes nearly 50,000 deaths in the UK each year, reveals a new study.
One-month-old baby feeding and sleep schedule
As your baby heads into their second month, it can simultaneously feel like you've been doing this forever and you still have no idea what you're doing. Needless to say, being...
E-books are Ruining Children's Storytime
Storytime with e-books is not as helpful as traditional print books. A new study finds that parents and children talk and interact less with electronic books compared to print...
Potential New Therapy for Liver Diseases Discovered
The drug sivelestat may effectively lower portal hypertension, improving symptoms and outcomes for those patients. Portal hypertension is associated with cirrhosis and other...