Women

Heart Healthcare for Women

Heart Healthcare for Women

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. February is ‘Heart Health Awareness Month.’ Here are some reminders for women relating to healthcare related to the prevention of heart disease. Although women traditionally suffer cardiovascular disease ten year later than men, after child bearing age, it is important to […]

Lung Cancer Fears for Women

Lung Cancer Fears for Women

For decades the leading cause of death among women worldwide was breast cancer. While that remains constant for women in poorer nations, wealthier women are dying more frequently from lung cancer. And the cause? You guessed it; smoking. Lung cancer remains the major cause of early deaths among men. The reason for the increase for […]

Women’s Health and Safety a Major Issue in 2015

Women’s Health and Safety a Major Issue in 2015

Events of 2014 will place women’s issues back to the forefront in 2015. Women believe more than ever that they are the victims of intentional acts by misogynistic men; issues of women’s health and safety will be the major issues this year, and will greatly affect the general election in 2016. In 1973 the feminist […]