| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:37 AM
It’s 6am. You woke up a few times throughout the night, so you don’t feel completely rested. As you slowly push yourself into an upright position, the ice cold air from the AC vent sweeps your skin but the heater might as well be on--you are...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 2:14 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who did a high-intensity aquatic workout for six months increased their strength and suffered fewer falls, in a new study that suggests bone- and muscle-building resistance can be achieved with the right kinds of water...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The Lehigh Valley's newest health care facility specifically for women is hosting an open house this evening. Coordinated Health, the integrated hospital network, is welcoming the public to visit its new Women’s Health facility at 1405 Cedar Crest...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Since exercise increases a body's core temperature, it stands to reason that it would be the last thing a menopausal woman suffering from hot flashes would want to do. Except, some Penn State researchers say, it appears the exact opposite may be true....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:15 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older women shouldn't take vitamin D and calcium supplements to prevent broken bones, and there's not enough evidence to say whether it would help anyone else either, says a U.S. government-backed panel.
Based on two reviews...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Dozens of brand-name prescription drugs are losing their patent protection, allowing generic versions to enter the market and consumers to save 30 to 80 percent on those medications, said David Belian, director of media relations for the Generic...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Q: I've been battling a common cold this week. One night, in desperation, I coated the soles of my feet with Vicks, and the cough subsided. I have no idea how that could work, but I don't care. I slept!
A: We are as mystified as you are about this...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Check this out: Everyday 6,000 women in the U.S. alone start menopause and by 2015 we’re told there will be 1.7 billion women worldwide experiencing some form of menopause.
But there’s help! Women are getting educated at a much younger age,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:32 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Younger women who are thrust into menopause because of breast cancer treatment may get some relief from talk therapy and regular exercise, a new study from the Netherlands suggests.
Symptoms including hot flashes and vaginal...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Breast cancer affects hundreds of thousands of families each year. A potentially deadly disease, breast cancer is associated with several risk factors. Some of those risk factors, including gender and age, are beyond an individual's control, while other...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:03 AM
Today is World Menopause Day
Thousands of women begin menopause every day in the U.S. and every one will experience menopause differently. This morning Dr. Michelle Warren joins us on World Menopause Day to discuss different treatments and symptoms of...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:51 AM
World-Renowned Doctor to Educate Amputees
Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP, world-renowned certified prosthetist and developer of first prosthetic tail for a dolphin, talks about how prosthetic technology is aiding amputees. Carroll is speaking with patients...