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Women who have more sex have lower risk of early menopause: Study

January 15, 2020 6:04 pm

The research published in the journal Royal Society Open Science says that sexually active women are at a lower risk of entering menopause phase than women with less active sex life.

Count on these handy tips to prevent and manage polycystic ovarian syndrome

January 12, 2020 7:00 pm

The occurrence of PCOS in itself is not alarming but the associated conditions that develop due to it put the life of women at risk. Therefore, women need to take adequate steps to manage the symptoms.

Some foods might help postmenopausal women have better sleep

December 30, 2019 1:16 pm

The findings of the study, however, suggest merely an association. “Randomised controlled trials examining dietary patterns in relation to insomnia are needed to clarify these findings,” the authors commented.

Women of Punjab

June 16, 2019 1:28 am

Our rural sisters are not aware of their own needs. They are stuck in a groove with little or no escape. Their health is often neglected, the daily chores are endless, insecurities abound and higher education is a distant dream.

Weak upper and lower body fitness in midlife women linked to depression: Study

June 06, 2019 12:25 pm

The study published in the Journal of the North American Menopause Society evaluates objective measures of physical performance in relation to depression and anxiety in premenopausal, perimenopausal, and postmenopausal women.

J-K: A doctor's crowd funding project to ensure sanitary napkins for poor girls

May 14, 2019 10:33 pm

Dr Auqfeen, who is pursuing her MD in Community Medicine named her crowdfunding project as ‘Panin Fikar’ (Self Care) and she has managed to reach at least 200 poor girls so far.

Women who eat meat less prone to disease: study

January 24, 2019 7:18 am

Results show that women from Kashmir who consumed up to five non-vegetarian meals a week were found to be at a lesser risk of these diseases irrespective of whether they were suffering from PCOS or were healthy, in comparison to women in Delhi who followed a vegetarian diet.

Social media makes women feel worse about their bodies

November 21, 2018 4:09 pm

Young ladies who like or comment on the social media pictures of people they deemed to be more attractive than themselves are likely to be left feeling worse about their own appearance, says study.

Weight loss surgery may prevent womb cancer in obese women

October 28, 2018 12:55 pm

The study showed that women who had gastric sleeve or bypass surgery for obesity found that precancerous tissue in their womb reverted to normal tissue when they lost weight.

Exercise, low calorie diet may cut stroke risk in menopausal women

October 28, 2018 10:35 am

Metabolic syndrome describes a cluster of risk factors that increase the chances of developing heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. The study showed that physically active women were less likely to get incidents of metabolic syndrome than inactive women.