Tag: older Women

Study Finds: Poor Sleep May Worsen Heart Woes in Women

Study Finds: Poor Sleep May Worsen Heart Woes in Women

June 8, AP – “Inflammation is a well-known predictor of cardiovascular health,” lead author Aric Prather, a clinical health psychologist and assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco, said in a university news release. Poor sleep appears to contribute to the progression of heart disease in women by raising their inflammation […]

June 8, 2013 | By More
Exercise May Lower Older Women’s Risk for Kidney Stones

Exercise May Lower Older Women’s Risk for Kidney Stones

May 5, AP – Anybody who’s ever had kidney stones knows how painful they can be. Now, a new study suggests that getting more exercise may reduce older women’s risk for kidney stones. Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, Georgetown University and University of Washington School of Medicine analyzed data from […]

May 5, 2013 | By More