Hormone Therapy Ups Ovarian Cancer Risk

New research suggests that prolonged use of hormone therapy in postmenopausal women increases the risk of developing ovarian cancer. “We’ve seen a growing body of evidence linking unopposed estrogen and estrogen-plus-progestin to an increased risk of ovarian cancer,”...

Cola Raises Women’s Osteoporosis Risk

Cola may not be so sweet for women’s bones, according to new research that suggests the beverage boosts osteoporosis risk. “Among women, cola beverages were associated with lower bone mineral density,” said lead researcher Katherine Tucker, director of the...