The Risk of Obesity for Women
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The Risk of Obesity for Women

Obesity has many negative consequences for women at each stage of her life throughout the life cycle, including health, psychosocial, economic and biologic implications. In addition, obesity in women has the potential to have an intergenerational impact. Obese mothers might transmit risk for chronic disease during their pregnancies. In young women, obesity is associated with… Continue reading The Risk of Obesity for Women

Why Cholesterol Matters for Women's Health
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Why Cholesterol Matters for Women’s Health

Cholesterol, a type of fat found in our body cell is made by the liver or from our food. We just need a little amount of cholesterol to help the brain and other organs grow and work properly. Too much cholesterol in the blood can block the blood vessels and over the years. High cholesterol… Continue reading Why Cholesterol Matters for Women’s Health