Articles for Tag: "risk factors"

Is your diet linked to the most deadly form of cancer? 
Is your diet linked to the most deadly form of cancer?
A new study suggests the answer is yes. Here’s what you need to know.
Breast cancer prevention should start early in life 
Breast cancer prevention should start early in life
A breast surgeon discusses four steps women can take at a young age to lower their risk.
Infographic: Am I high risk? 
Infographic: Am I high risk?
Many factors affect your likelihood of getting breast cancer including your age, family history and even your diet. Get the facts.
5 reasons why heart attacks differ in women  Featured
5 reasons why heart attacks differ in women
A scientific statement suggests that causes, treatment and outcomes are completely different between genders.
Deaths from heart problems could be cut in half 
Deaths from heart problems could be cut in half
Preventable factors account for large percentage of cardiac disease deaths in the U.S.
Three avoidable risk factors contributing to early death 
Three avoidable risk factors contributing to early death
Learn how to manage these conditions for a healthy life.
Topinka’s death shining light on women and stroke 
Topinka’s death shining light on women and stroke
This week’s news about the death of the Illinois Comptroller is getting women talking about the health threat.