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Posted on July 6, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Blood Pressure Functional Foods
Lower Blood Pressure with Blueberries

Enjoying 1 cup of blueberries each day ameliorates arterial stiffness, among postmenopausal women with hypertension.

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Posted on June 30, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular Functional Foods
Beer May Benefit Heart Health

Women who drink a beer occasionally may be at lower risk of heart attack.

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Posted on June 22, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cancer Exercise
Sports in Teen Years Yield Lasting Health Benefits

Regular physical activity – particularly, team sports – in adolescence may reduce future risks of death from cancer and other causes, among women.

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Posted on June 17, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Dietary Supplementation Musculoskeletal Vitamins
Preserving Muscle in Menopause

Taking vitamin D supplements can help to increase muscle strength and reduce the loss of muscle mass in women long after menopause.

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Posted on June 7, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular
Menopause As Heart Disease Risk Factor

Late- and post-menopausal women have significantly greater volumes of fat around their hearts, as compared to pre-menopausal women.

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Posted on May 31, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Age-related Macular Degeneration Vitamins
“D”egenerating Vision

Low vitamin D blood levels may raise the risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), among women at genetic risk for the disease.

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Posted on May 20, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Depression Diet
Pitch the Pastries

Refined carbohydrates may be a risk factor for depression, among women.

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Posted on May 16, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Longevity Stress
Chronic Stress Compromises Longevity

Women under chronic stress have significantly lower levels of klotho – a hormone associated with aging.

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Posted on May 12, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cancer Functional Foods GI-Digestive
Tree Nuts May Reduce Cancer Risk

One-ounce of almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios and/or walnuts daily may lower colorectal cancer risk by 13%, among women. 

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Posted on April 5, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular Environment
Pesticide Exposure Linked to Heart Disease

Exposure to the pesticide DDT can raise cardiovascular risks, among premenopausal women.

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