Women's Health
Easing PMS Symptoms
SAMANTHA COPE WHAT can I do to get on top of my PMS? - Beth, by email A SIMPLE lifestyle changes can make all the difference. Exercise and reducing your caffeine, alcohol and salt intake will help, as will  ...
Staying Trim, Strong May Cut Risk of Urinary Incontinence
(HealthDay News) -- Urinary incontinence is a widespread complaint among women, but a new study suggests that older women may find relief from this frustrating problem if they're slimmer and  ...
Later Start, Finish to Menstruation May Extend Women's Lives
Posted August 1, 2016 WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women whose periods begin later and who experience menopause later in life are more likely to live to be 90, new research suggests. "Our  ...
Tall Women Have Increased Risk of Cancer
The taller a postmenopausal woman, the greater her risk for developing cancers of the breast, colon, kidney, ovary, rectum and thyroid, U.S. researchers say. Geoffrey Kabat, senior epidemiologist in the Department  ...