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In her TEDx talk “Sex Matters in Emergency Medicine,” Dr. Alyson McGregor shares an astounding fact: of all drugs withdrawn from the market, 80% are withdrawn because of their side effects on women. This number cannot be attributed to simple chance or coincidence. As Dr. McGregor explains, this number stems from a long history of … Read More

New research shows that the age at which a woman has her first period is linked to her risk of having heart disease. The lowest risk of heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure was found in women who began menstruating at the age of 13. The study showed that women who had their first … Read More

According to the Huffington Post, Americans drink over 400 million cups of coffee per day. Yup, that’s 400,000,000 per day! About 320 million people live in the United States currently, so that means everybody is drinking at least one cup of coffee every day. But some people –hard working medical professionals, frantic writers on a deadline, and … Read More

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