US women

Breast cancer to grow 50 per cent by 2030

The number of breast cancer cases diagnosed in the US in 2030 will double due to several factors, including changing lifestyle and increasing population, according to a new study.

Apr 21, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Three US women missing for a decade found alive

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michele Knight went missing in 2003, 2004 and 2002 respectively.

May 07, 2013, 10:32 AM IST

Most US women believe they are paid less than men

The Journal cited figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showing that women who work full-time earn weekly about 79 percent of what men are paid for doing similar jobs.

Apr 13, 2013, 15:40 PM IST

Radio Frequency Ablation used to shrink uterine fibroids in US women

Montefiore Medical Center has used Radio Frequency Ablation to shrink uterine fibroids in women, becoming the first hospital in the United States.

Mar 17, 2013, 16:53 PM IST

US to allow women in military combat roles

US officials on Wednesday indicated that the Pentagon is going to allow women to serve in military combat.

Jan 24, 2013, 09:37 AM IST

US women march against sex violence

Washington became the latest global city to host a SlutWalk calling for an end to sexual violence.

Aug 14, 2011, 10:20 AM IST

US women opt for church than shopping on Sunday

Women in the United States generally derive more happiness from religious participation than from shopping on Sundays, says a new study.

Sep 01, 2010, 14:25 PM IST