Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

September 08, 2000
Stress could increase risk of heart disease in women
Reduced estrogen levels due to stress may put some young women on a high-risk course for heart disease, reported researchers from Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center today at a meeting of the North American Menopause Society.

My heart couldn't take it
A strong belief that exercise poses risks-sometimes fatal- often encourages sedentary living among older women says a University of Alberta researcher. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to