Previous studies show that hormone replacement therapy can help prevent postmenopausal symptoms and breast cancer. However, new research reveals that it can also increase the risk of acute pancreatitis.
Healthy postmenopausal women who want to ensure healthy bones by taking 400 international units (IU) of vitamin D and up to 1,000 milligrams of calcium might not actually be doing anything to help prevent broken bones, but may instead increase the risk of kidney stones, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force said Monday.
Ladies can rejoice as in what looks like a breakthrough in the world of ovarian cancer, scientists have found an easy three-question paper-and-pencil survey which can be finished in less than two minutes to effectively diagnose ovarian cancer.
Most people are familiar or have heard of sexual or physical abuse but have no idea that there is another type of abuse that is less obvious. This is called a financially abusive relationship where you wonder "Is my boyfriend using me financially?"