Why Are So Many Women Being Misdiagnosed?

Why Are So Many Women Being Misdiagnosed?

Emily was bedridden with severe cramps, but five doctors told her she was simply “unlucky” to have painful periods. Tina had crushing chest pain yet was sent home from the hospital and told she had a gastrointestinal problem. Tanieka’s doctor […]

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Could breastfeeding be healthy for mothers?

Could breastfeeding be healthy for mothers?

Many health benefits have been shown for women who breastfeed their baby, and now, a new study out of China says breastfeeding might lead to a lower risk of heart disease and stroke for the mother. “Heart Disease is the […]

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Link between diet drinks, heart disease suggested in study

Link between diet drinks, heart disease suggested in study

New research presented in the American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions is raising questions about the connection between diet drinks and heart problems in post-menopausal women, with one cardiologist saying more studies are needed. The lead researcher on the study, […]

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Consuming artificial sweeteners may lead to heart disease.

Consuming artificial sweeteners may lead to heart disease.

Consumers may want to think twice about relying on artificial sweeteners, says a Manitoba researcher who found no evidence the sweeteners help with weight loss and some potential health harm beyond the waistline. People are increasingly consuming artificial sweeteners such […]

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