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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, is believed to be a hormone disorder affecting up to 20% of women at some point in their lives,...

Lack of social ties link to hypertension in women

Middle-aged and older women who lack social ties are far more likely to suffer hypertension and thus have an increased risk of heart attacks...

Traditional heart attack risk factors not as important as gut bacteria

Arterial stiffness is the main factor in young people who have heart attacks, where a substantial proportion of serious cardiovascular events cannot be explained...

Sleeping problems linked to much higher risk of diabetes

Harvard researchers believe women who have chronic sleep problems may have an increased risk of developing type-2 diabetes. Analysing sleep patterns, the Harvard researchers identified...

Women with higher cholesterol live longer

Women with higher cholesterol live longer than women with low cholesterol. And saturated fat now getting a relatively clean bill of health, especially for heart...