Posts Tagged ‘ bone density ’

FOR SENIOR (POST MENOPAUSAL) WOMEN ONLY

Jul 14th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: For Senior Women

New Information About Drinking Wine Research into cardiovascular/heart disease, the #1 killer of senior citizens in the United States, has been ongoing since 1948 when the Framingham Heart Study was launched. The milestones of that study are remarkable, all the way from 1960 when the researchers first linked cigarette smoking to heart disease to 2002 [...]



WRINKLES AND BONE DENSITY… CONCERNS FOR SENIOR WOMEN

Oct 10th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: For Senior Women

More Wrinkles = Lower Bone Density A study at Yale University recently revealed some interesting implications for senior women’s health.  The study found the more wrinkles a woman has during menopause, the lower her bone density. We’re all concerned about fending off osteoporosis, which occurs when bone tissue gets thin and bones (like our spine) [...]