MONDAY, June 25 -- Women who exercise may cut their risk of breast cancer by as much as 30 percent, a new study suggests.Weight gain, however, may undermine the benefit of exercise, the researchers noted."Our study showed that moderate... read more..
Are Statins Less Helpful for Women?
MONDAY, June 25 -- The cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins may be less effective for preventing death and recurrent strokes in women than in men, a new study suggests.A review of 11 trials found that statins such as Lipitor and Crestor... read more..
Lung Cancer Deaths Rise Among 'Boomer' Women in South
TUESDAY, June 26 -- Although the overall lung cancer rate in the United States has been declining in recent years, new research shows a troubling increase in lung cancer deaths among baby boomer women living in some southern and Midwestern... read more..