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  • Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the Month

    MedicineNet Menopause General
    17 Jun 2015 | 12:00 am
    Title: Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the MonthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/16/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/17/2015 12:00:00 AM
  • Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal Women

    MedicineNet Menopause Specialty
    26 Jun 2015 | 12:00 am
    Title: Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal WomenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/26/2015 12:00:00 AM
  • 5 Questions to Ask If You're Suspecting Menopause

    About.com Menopause: What's Hot Now
    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    If you are wondering whether you could be in the early stages of menopause, here are some questions to ask yourself:
  • Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

    WordPress Tag: Menopause
    Health Editor
    1 Jul 2015 | 12:37 pm
    By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Menopause is commonly considered a risk factor for heart disease, as the protective effect of estrogen declines. However, in a new study, researchers found that postmenopausal women had a lower risk of dying from heart attack than did men of similar ages. “Women have lower cardiovascular disease risk than men, even after menopause,” said the study’s lead researcher, Dr. Catherine Kim, an associate professor of medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. “But the advantage is…
  • Foot Calluses: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    Dr. Bailey's Skin Care Blog
    Tammy
    29 Jun 2015 | 7:00 am
    Calluses just aren’t attractive. There’s no way around it. In the winter months when your feet are hidden away in boots, they’re easy to ignore. Once summer rolls around, though, those thick and crusty calluses desperately need to be taken care of before you show them off to the world in cute, summery sandals. Here are a few facts on foot calluses and what you can do to get your feet up to par to beautifully sport your favorite sandals. According to the American Podiatric Medical Association: Most Americans log an amazing 75,000 miles on their feet by the time they reach age…
 
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    About.com Menopause: What's Hot Now

  • 5 Questions to Ask If You're Suspecting Menopause

    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    If you are wondering whether you could be in the early stages of menopause, here are some questions to ask yourself:
  • Does Menopause Increase Your Risk of Stroke?

    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    During the menopause years, women typically see themselves at risk for cancer, but not for stroke. But although men have more strokes, women are more likely to die of a stroke than men. Learn the risks, symptoms and warning signs as well as the unique female signs of stroke.
  • Heavy Bleeding and Menopause

    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    Erratic periods are a normal harbinger of menopause but extremely heavy bleeding due to hormonal fluctuations may require medical attention.
  • 5 Medications That Help You Sleep During...

    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    List of medications for insomnia during menopause, including sedative hypnotics, antidepressants, pain medications, hormones and over-the-counter sleep aids.
  • 6 Early Signs of Menopause

    menopause.guide@about.com
    1 Jul 2015 | 4:15 am
    Are you wondering whether you are entering menopause? What are early menopause signs? Many women start to notice symptoms well before actual menopause. Learn more in this overview of early menopause signs.
 
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  • Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

    Health Editor
    1 Jul 2015 | 12:37 pm
    By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Menopause is commonly considered a risk factor for heart disease, as the protective effect of estrogen declines. However, in a new study, researchers found that postmenopausal women had a lower risk of dying from heart attack than did men of similar ages. “Women have lower cardiovascular disease risk than men, even after menopause,” said the study’s lead researcher, Dr. Catherine Kim, an associate professor of medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. “But the advantage is…
  • ADHD is a Battlefield; Meli is an Ally.

    drewdakessian
    1 Jul 2015 | 10:15 am
    If you’ve ever heard of ADHD (or, more likely, ADD), you’ve probably also heard that people usually get over the disorder when they grow up. But I’m going to let you in a little (horrifying) secret: Many people don’t get over ADHD, but get more ADHD when they enter adulthood. And there is a name for these people: women. Members of the ADHD medical community have observed for decades that women seem to experience an amelioration of ADHD symptomology during pregnancy. (This is great, because physicians will tell you that you should only continue taking ADHD stimulant…
  • “Hops - Great for Stress, Inflammation, and More”

    Dr. Paul Haider
    1 Jul 2015 | 8:49 am
    Hops flowers are the bitter agents used in beer, but Hops tea and capsules have great healing abilities. Hops are great for stress, anxiety, insomnia, liver disease, preventing heart attacks, it’s antibacterial, antiviral, anti-fungal, and helps fight cancer. It also works for getting rid of inflammation, menopause, calming the GI tract and for weight loss. Dr. Paul Haider – Master Herbalist Watch and Find Out More https://youtu.be/BKba_2b5Qk4   Dried Hops Flowers for Tea   Feel Free to Share – This information is meant to get you started… so you can do more research…
  • The Alzheimer’s-Reversing Oil That is Beating Prescription Drugs

    whynocure.com
    30 Jun 2015 | 3:55 pm
    The Alzheimer’s-Reversing Oil That is Beating Prescription Drugs Posted On July 5, 2013 By The Alternative Daily According to the Alzheimer’s Association, the number of people diagnosed with this debilitating disease is on the rise. It is expected that by the year 2050 almost 14 million people will be living with the condition known to rob people of their memory and impose anxiety and confusion. Presently, over 5 million people suffer the effects of this disease that is now known as the 7th leading cause of death in our country. It is estimated that over $148 billion is spent each year…
  • Research on How Avocados Can Balance Hormones Naturally

    jobeek
    30 Jun 2015 | 10:13 am
    Avocado balances hormones naturally Avocados are a healthy, creamy, tasty food, whether they sit on top of a sandwich, an omelet or a salad — or become transformed into guacamole. Avocados balance hormones, contain beneficial fats, and feature over twenty vitamins and minerals including magnesium and potassium. They are a uniquely high source of plant sterols, which is the part of the plant that corresponds to cholesterol in people.  Eating plant sterols has been proven to lower cholesterol and increase heart health in several research studies from sources like the American Journal of…
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    Dr. Bailey's Skin Care Blog

  • Foot Calluses: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    Tammy
    29 Jun 2015 | 7:00 am
    Calluses just aren’t attractive. There’s no way around it. In the winter months when your feet are hidden away in boots, they’re easy to ignore. Once summer rolls around, though, those thick and crusty calluses desperately need to be taken care of before you show them off to the world in cute, summery sandals. Here are a few facts on foot calluses and what you can do to get your feet up to par to beautifully sport your favorite sandals. According to the American Podiatric Medical Association: Most Americans log an amazing 75,000 miles on their feet by the time they reach age…
  • The Best Sun Protection for Girls This Year

    Cynthia Bailey, M.D.
    25 Jun 2015 | 7:20 am
      Sunny weather is here. Is your tween or teen girl ready to have fun in the sun without the tan or burn that leads to a lifetime of skin damage? Here is my roundup of the best sun protection products for girls this season. For sun protection, I recommend mineral zinc oxide broad spectrum sunscreens selected to match a girl’s skin type. I also recommend creating as much shade as possible for skin by wearing sun protective hats and clothing. Here is the roundup of what’s in my sun protection tool chest for girls: Great water-resistant sunscreen for all activities. Oil-free facial…
  • Roundup of Popular Cancer News and Events

    Tammy
    22 Jun 2015 | 9:35 am
    Between the Internet, magazines, television, radio and so much more, media is everywhere these days. Despite this, it can be difficult to keep up with all the news and happenings going on, especially around a specific topic like cancer. For this reason, we decided to make things easier for you and put everything in one place: Hold a Coke With your Boobs Challenge – Does it Actually Help? There’s been a challenge that’s gone viral, called “Hold a Coke With Your Boobs.” The purported premise is to raise awareness for breast cancer by holding a coke between your…
  • Does Mineral Makeup Really Protect Your Skin from the Sun?

    Cynthia Bailey, M.D.
    18 Jun 2015 | 7:00 am
        I was recently asked by one of our web customers about the SPF in mineral makeup. This is such a good question that I wanted to share my answer with you. All makeup with mineral particles provides some sun protection. Mineral particles are the active ingredients in mineral sunscreens. And, in my opinion, mineral sunscreens are the best sunscreens to protect your skin. When you layer your skin with mineral particles, they act like little barriers to prevent UV rays from passing into your skin; the UV ray hits a mineral particle and bounces off of it and into space –…
  • Why Exercise Helps Kick Cancer’s A**

    Angela
    15 Jun 2015 | 7:00 am
      Everyone has been touched by cancer in one way or another. That is why all of us are in the fight against cancer together. But on a personal level, there is another way to try to kick cancer’s “you know what:” EXERCISE!!! There is a reason we utilize organized half-marathons to raise money for cancer research. It not only raises awareness, but it also demonstrates one of the best methods to prevent or help fight cancer with exercise. What’s more, it helps get out that word on the importance of early diagnosis. The benefits exercise provides are numerous, both…
 
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