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women's health


Heavy drinking hits men's brains harder than women's, study says

Who has the last laugh? Middle-aged men show significant declines in mental processing speed and memory from heavy alcohol consumption, and more so than women, a new study concludes.

By January 27, 2014


Text messages boost flu vaccine rates in pregnant women

Researchers find that those who received five text messages every week about the importance of flu shots were 30 percent more likely to get one than those who only received phone calls.

By January 10, 2014


Message boards provide years of help for women who miscarry

In a survey of more than 1,000 women on 18 message boards, researchers find that half had experienced their loss more than a year earlier, and some as many as 20 years earlier.

By October 21, 2011


Will MSN 'Glo' with launch of new, different women's site?

MSN debuts highly stylized women's lifestyle destination in partnership with Hollywood's BermanBraun and Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

By April 6, 2010


Harvard health expert calls Facebook 'Wild West'

New research out of Harvard and nearby Brigham and Women's Hospital finds 1 in 4 comments on Facebook diabetes sites promotes non-FDA approved products.

By November 2, 2010


What women who play Everquest II really want

A new study unveils surprising details about the health, age, sexuality, honesty, and commitment level of the 20 percent of Everquest II players who are female.

By December 18, 2009


Yahoo targets women with new 'Shine' site

The Internet giant's Shine Web site will offer original blogs and syndicated content focused on women's lifestyles.

By March 30, 2008


AOL expands health site

More content and tools--and advertising opportunity--comes to AOL Health from Caring.com, Health.com, and Healthcare.com.

By July 21, 2008


The 404 1,332: Where we tell you how we got these scars (podcast)

Today we'll tell you how to make money swiping ads on your phone, revisit popular tech terms defined by the '90s, and question why surgeons in South Korea are carving permanent smiles into women's faces.

By August 29, 2013


Microsoft eyes health care app developers with $3 million fund

Starting off a race for developers, Redmond offers $3 million fund for health care applications that work on its HealthVault platform.

By February 24, 2008