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Herbal relief: Women’s health

Herbal remedies have a long history of use in treating a range of discomforts and health problems that women experience throughout their lives.

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Women’s brain health tied to vitamin D status

Two new studies show that not getting enough vitamin D can contribute to the development of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

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Start improving health before birth to beat child obesity

Scientists urge mums to address five key modifiable factors that could influence their child’s risk of being overweight late in life.

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Blueberries a prescription for a healthy heart

New evidence shows that daily consumptions of blueberry powder can improve blood pressure and arterial health in postmenopausal women.

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Health risks for women and men from industrial chemicals

Two new studies have linked industrial chemicals to breast cancer and damaged sperm – how many more before we take this stuff seriously?!

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Healthy eating could reduce the risk of preterm birth

What you eat matters; new evidence suggests a link between a mother’s diet and the risk of pre-term birth

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Sun exposure lowers women’s risk of rheumatoid arthritis

Women with the highest lifetime exposure to sunlight have a dramatically reduced risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

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Strawberries, blueberries can cut women’s heart attack risk

Regularly eating lots of strawberries and blueberries may be good for women’s hearts, a new study suggests

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Women’s Environmental Network

Women’s Environmental Network is the only organisation in the UK working consistently for women and the environment

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Banned pesticides increase endometriosis risk

Traces of hormone-disrupting organochlorine pesticides, banned decades ago, are still having a disastrous effect on women’s health

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