Plano Texas leads the nation in fast food consumption. According to Insidebusiness.com, that apparently happens a lot in Plano, which it declared the city as the fast food capital of the country. There’s apparently a lot of pizza, sub sandwiches and other fast-food staples being consumed in the Collin County city, too. Plano’s roughly 220,000…Read the Rest of Article
Women under 50 undergoing hysterectomy, with or without oophorectomy, are at an increased risk of heart disease, a new Swedish study suggests .
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Supplementation with docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in older adults who have mild cognitive impairment may improve memory and cognitive function, a randomized controlled trial suggests.
According to the results of the Memory Improvement with Docosahexaenoic Acid Study trial, 900 mg/day DHA given for 24 weeks improved learning and memory function in healthy elderly adults with age-related cognitive decline.
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Women who discontinue postmenopausal hormone therapy (HT) have a significantly increased risk for hip fracture, and the protective effect of HT disappears 2 years after cessation, according to new research presented here at the North American Menopause Society 21st Annual Meeting.
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