MIAMI — Women who have a history of gum disease face a higher risk of several types of cancer, particularly tumors in the esophagus and breasts, a US study found Tuesday.
PARIS — By 2030 life expectancy for South Korean women could top nine decades, an average lifespan long thought to be out of reach, researchers said Wednesday. Continue reading “Women’s life expectancy on track to hit 90 in some nations”
PARIS — Two reports have warned of an explosion in cancer deaths among women, with a toll, mainly from breast cancer, of some 5.5 million per year by 2030 — roughly the population of Denmark. Continue reading “Reports warn of explosion in cancer deaths among women”
By Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman
In a Utopian world, the genders are equal and violence is a foreign concept. Continue reading “Self-defense 101: engage, escape, run”
DESPITE the fact that the Philippines ranked the seventh most gender-equal nation in the world in the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Index for 2015, women are still rare at the top ranks of the country’s businesses.