Calcium Supplements May Have Been Shitty For Women This Whole Time

As osteoporosis is far more common in women than men, ladies are often encouraged to consume copious amounts of dairy and dark leafy greens as well as over-the-counter calcium supplements for the recommended daily quota of 1000 mg. However, a massive new Swedish study links an overenthusiastic calcium intake to… » 2/16/13 4:30pm 2/16/13 4:30pm

The Timing of Your First Period May Be Linked to Cardiovascular Disease

Well, this is great. The timing of your first period, while previously linked only to bleeding through your gym shorts on seventh grade dodgeball day, may be an indicator of your risk of adulthood cardiovascular disease and obesity. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death amongst women in the United States … » 11/14/12 12:30pm 11/14/12 12:30pm