Women’s Health

9.17 Lauren Bush Lauren

Lauren Bush Lauren’s FEED Foundation Teams Up With Women’s Health Mag To Fight Hunger

About 50 million Americans face hunger every day — a problem that can seem overwhelming. But there are ways to make a difference. Just ask Lauren Bush Lauren. The model, designer and niece to former President George W. Bush visited The Couch to talk to us about one event taking place in New York City this weekend, aiming to combat hunger.


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Cuomo To Propose Bill To Match Federal Law Allowing For Abortions After 24 Weeks Of Pregnancy

An abortion battle could be brewing in Albany, as Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to propose a major change to abortion laws in New York State.


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Study: High-Stress Jobs Could Pose Health Risk To Working Women

A new study suggests that women in high-stress jobs might be risking their health simply by going to work.


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Outrunning Hunger: Hometown Heroes Race To Feed Area Youth

A star-studded initiative called “Run 10 Feed 10” is taking a bite out of hunger in America, one mile at a time.


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Seen At 11: Sudden Hair Loss, A Side Effect Of Some Common Medications

For many women their hair is their crowning glory and suffering unexpected hair loss can be devastating, especially when that hair loss is triggered by a common prescription medication.


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Fitness, Weight Loss Tips For New Yorkers

CBSNewYork spoke with two health experts to nail down tips and tricks to work with your New York City lifestyle.

CBS New York–01/03/2012

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Study: Stressed Women Have Higher Heart Attack Risk

The study also found that women who worried about losing their jobs had higher blood pressure, weight and cholesterol levels.



HealthWatch: The Truth About Menopause

NEW YORK (CBS) ― As the old saying goes, there are only two things that are certain in life: death and taxes. Well, you can add menopause to that list for women who live into […]



HealthWatch: Pill May Help Shrink Uterine Fibroids

NEW YORK (CBS) ―Many women suffer from uterine fibroids. The options to treat them are limited and can cause complications, but soon treatment may be as easy as taking a pill. Discomfort and abdominal bloating […]