Anxiety Linked to Fracture Risk in Older Women

Anxiety Linked to Fracture Risk in Older Women

Some women who experience anxiety after menopause may find that taking hormones to ease menopause symptoms can help improve their mood, said Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton, executive director of the North American Menopause Society and a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville.

Coffee Protects Against Serious Liver Ailments

Coffee Protects Against Serious Liver Ailments

"The findings in this study support the current body of evidence that coffee consumption is associated with a lower risk of developing advanced liver disease," said Bernstein, who directs hepatology at the Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver Diseases at Northwell Health in Manhasset, N.Y. The findings were presented Sunday at the annual meeting of the American Society for Nutrition, in Boston.