Posts Tagged ‘postmenopausal women’

November 5th, 2012

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: November 5th

This week’s topics include fish consumption, omega-3 fatty acids, and cerebrovascular disease; HRT and cardiovascular disease in recently menopausal women; and more.

January 9th, 2012

Statins Elevate Diabetes Risk in Postmenopausal Women

Statins increase the risk for developing diabetes in postmenopausal women, according to a new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine. The study provides more evidence and details about the previously reported link between statins and diabetes development. Using data from more than 153,000 postmenopausal women who were participating in the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) and did […]