Tag: Women

Women can reduce the risk of premature death over half by not smoking, exercising regularly, eating a good diet including drinking alcohol in moderation, and keeping their weight down.

Drinking While Pregnant and Later Child Growth: Facts Important During Pregnancy

Drinking while Pregnant Study Drinking while pregnant and its effects on the size of infants at birth has been studied in earlier research. This study examined the association between drinking while pregnant and children’s height and weight from birth to age 10. Data came from 7,597 mother-child pairs. Occasional or light daily drinking while pregnant …

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Women Leaders of Temperance & Prohibition in the U.S.

women leaders of temperance

The women leaders of temperance and prohibition worked hard to promote their vision of a better world. They believed that temperance would lead to better family life, improved behaviors, and greater prosperity. I. Background: Women Leaders of Temperance The temperance movement began before women the right to vote. But it gave opportunities to develop leadership …

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