Posts: Heart disease

16 06, 2016

Women’s long work hours linked to alarming increases in cancer, heart disease

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:04+00:00 June 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Women who put in long hours for the bulk of their careers may pay a steep price: life-threatening illnesses, including heart disease and cancer.

Work weeks that averaged 60 hours or more over three decades appear to triple the risk of diabetes, cancer, heart trouble and arthritis for women, according to new research from The Ohio […]

14 04, 2016

Health Check: three reasons why sleep is important for your health

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:23+00:00 April 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Many of us don’t get enough sleep on a regular basis. It might be due to a sleep disorder, busy social life, new baby, long working hours, shift work or just staying up too late binge-watching Netflix. But not getting enough quality sleep can have significant implications for health. Read more… […]