Trauma's Toll on a Woman's Heart

Trauma may be more than psychologically damaging for women: New research suggests it also could boost their chances of heart trouble. Close to 300 nonsmoking women who were approaching or were past menopause were analyzed in the new study. They were Read more

Your Robot Masseuse Will See You Now

The backaches of the future may have a new remedy -- developers say a robot masseuse is now treating patients in Singapore. Known as Emma (for Expert Manipulative Massage Automation), the robot mimics the human palm and thumb and specializes in Read more

The Body Benefits of Pilates

If you're looking for an exercise that's gentle yet challenging and works your core like no other, consider Pilates. Created by Joseph Pilates, a German gymnast and bodybuilder who immigrated to the United States in the 1920s, this fitness method uses Read more

Scientists Spot Genes Behind Skin Color

Humans come in a range of colors, and new research is getting a step closer to how that happens. Newly identified gene variants tied to skin colors among Africans could offer insights into human evolution. The findings could also boost scientists' Read more

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Women's Health

Nutrition and Exercise During Pregnancy

Healthy eating is vitally important during pregnancy to provide your baby with what it needs to grow and be healthy. Pregnant women need 300 extra calories per day..


 
 
 
 
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