Smoking, lack of exercise may raise risk of late-life health problems in women

10/21/2013 | Reuters

Older women who said they never exercised faced a greater risk of developing arthritis, heart disease and walking problems, according to a study of more than 2,500 older women in the U.K. Past and current smokers also were more than twice as likely to develop heart disease than nonsmokers. The findings appeared in the journal Age and Ageing.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
In house Compliance Officer
Confidential
Pompano Beach, FL