Modest Weight Loss Cuts Postmenopausal Breast Cancer Risk
Women who lose just 5% of their body weight after the menopause may experience a significant reduction in their risk of developing breast cancer vs women with stable weight...
2 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Autoimmune conditions, infections common among diffuse large B-cell lymphoma survivors
ATLANTA - Adults with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma had increased risk for developing autoimmune and infectious diseases within 10 years from diagnosis compared with breast and...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
A comprehensive whole-community approach to reduce childhood obesity shows promise
The World Health Organization reports that children who carry excess weight are more likely to stay overweight into adulthood and develop chronic diseases at a younger age...
15 days ago - Harvard - 3 articles
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Begins Offering Donor Breast Milk to Premature Infants
Babies with very low birthweights - those weighing less than 3.3 pounds - now have access to donor breastmilk and donor milk products when a mother's own milk is not available.
1 month ago - University of Rochester Medical Cente
Warfarin Linked To Lower Risk of Prostate, Lung, Breast Cancer
Warfarin, the widely used anticoagulant appears to be associated with reduced cancer risk in a national European population.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Studies Look at Relationship of Genetics to Breast Cancer
Results from an international team including Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
1 month ago - Healthy Aging
Charity Walks for Breast Cancer, Alzheimer's, Diabetes
5 days ago... Quiz: What Can Walking Do for You? AARP Members Enjoy Health and Wellness Discounts: You can save on eye exams, prescription drugs, ...
1 month ago - AARP
VIDEO: Guidelines needed for treatment of genitourinary syndrome of menopause in breast cancer survivors
PHILADELPHIA - Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, president-elect of the North American Menopause Society, discusses her main goal for her upcoming presidency - treatment of...
2 monthes ago - Healio
NAMS meeting highlights technology's role in menopause medicine
Andrew M. Kaunitz The changing role of technology and its impact on menopause health will serve as the theme for this year's North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Hormone Therapy and Technology Headline NAMS Meeting
The theme of technology will run through the North American Menopause Society meeting, but hormone therapy, breast imaging, lesbian health, and vaginal health are also on the...
2 monthes ago - Medscape
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Our aging parents: the staggering effect of long-term care on family caregivers
The impact of long-term care of loved ones on their family caregivers is immense. For the caregiver, there may be no days off, no vacations or sick days. Caregiving may become...
6 Ways to Proactively Manage Your Own Health Care
Can preventative action help curb the rising cost of health care? It can substantially reduce our own out-of-pocket costs, certainly, and help us live independently longer...
Vigorous Exercise May Help Slow Parkinson's Disease
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Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease
The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.
Hоw Menopause Affeсtѕ Yоur Mеntаl Health
For women, there can be a lot of fear surrounding menopause and the changes that come with it. Donna Begg from YourTango shares how your mental health and menopause are...
Independent living services: comparing home health and home care
Independent living services can be one of those catch-all terms that doesn't necessarily mean the same thing to every person, depending on the situation they might be in. Some...
Strengthen memory and reduce Alzheimer's risk with meditation and music
Here's one more reason to put your favorite music on repeat, or pick up your mats and meditate: A recent study suggests that meditation and music can help people who are at...
Survey: Urologists weigh in on MIPS, APMs, burnout
I understand my choices regarding MIPS and APMs Only one-fourth of urologists report understanding the choices available to them regarding the Merit-based Incentive Payment...
Spirituality at retirement communities
Different stages of life bring different needs as we flow through our lives, and things we couldn't find time for while managing careers and family can become more important...
Is your retirement community progressive where it matters?
When looking for an Arizona retirement community that offers modern lifestyles and care practices, understanding a few key indicators can make the selection process a little...