The longer women breastfeed, the lower their risk of heart attacks, strokes and cardiovascular disease, report University of Pittsburgh researchers in a study published in the May issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology. "Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women, so it's vitally important for us to know what we can do to protect ourselves," said Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, M.D., M.S.
According to a study published online in the British Medical Journal, women are more likely to develop cardiovascular disease, such as heart disease and stroke, if they regularly consume a low carbohydrate, high protein diet. Even t... Read Post
Women who have breastfed have a lower risk of developing high blood pressure, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases during menopause, according to a study scheduled to be published in the May issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology, the New... Read Post