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Want To Live Longer? Keep Walking, But 10,000 Steps May Not Be The Magic Number

A study published in this week’s issue of JAMA Internal Medicine looked at the question of the benefits of walking 10,000 steps, and whether or not this (actually quite arbitrary) number impacts longevity in a select group of women. The investigators evaluated a cohort of over 16,000 women, all over age 72 years, over 7-day… Read More »

Alabama doctors want patients to know they’re still providing abortions

“For as long as we are able, we will continue to provide the full range of women’s health care,” Dr. Yashica Robinson, medical director at the Alabama Women’s Center in Huntsville, told reporters Friday, two days after the state’s Republican governor signed a law that could subject doctors who perform the procedure to 10 to… Read More »