Inter-Agency Standing Committee Handbook: Nutrition The sexes face different risks in relation to a deterioration in their nutritional status in emergency contexts.
Women Who Eat Healthiest Live 40% Longer Women who follow a Mediterranean style diet are 40 percent more likely to survive to age 70 or over, according to Cecilia Samieri, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. In fact, the women who ate healthier not only lived longer, […]
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What A Difference an X Makes: The State of Women’s Health Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) 2013 Annual Scientific Conference, July 18-19, 2013, Washington, DC. Submit a poster for a chance to win $500 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS: Keynote Speakers: Janine Clayton, MD, Office of Research on Women’s Health, National Institutes of Health Saralyn Mark, MD, […]
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How and Why Sex Differences Affect Your Health Editors: Phyllis Greenberger, M.S.W., Jennifer Wider, M.D. [Society for Women's Health Research] Women and men are different. Unfortunately, doctors, medical researchers, and health care providers have not always recognized how these differences can affect health. The result has been that women sometimes receive inappropriate medical care. The […]
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