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Hobby Lobby vs. Obamacare

There is a din of shrill protestations that the company is against contraception and women, which is a complete falsehood. ... Keep in mind that the Supreme Court decision affects only closely held, for-profit companies, which affects only a small
May 2019

Plan B needs a plan D, for 'data'

Dr. Susan Wood, who was assistant FDA commissioner and director of the agency's office of women's health at that time, resigned in protest over the agency's handling of ... sense. Plan B is quite safe and very effective, having been used by millions of
May 2019

Tips on performing a urinary stress test

session today on urinary incontinence in women, Neil M. Resnick, FACP, offered the following advice on performing a urinary stress test in the office:. ... Resnick said. "This has been six years, and she's been completely dry for six years.".
May 2019

Calculating risk for cholesterol drugs

In 1 analysis of data from the Women's Health Study published in December 2014 in JAMA Internal Medicine, the ACC/AHA calculator predicted that 3.6% of the women would ... statins, revascularizations, and underascertainment in the Women's Health Study.
November 2015

Do women need an annual pelvic exam?

A new article in the Journal of Women's Health by Westhoff, Jones, and Guiahi asks "Do New Guidelines and Technology Make the Routine Pelvic Examination Obsolete?". ... The existing evidence indicates that omitting it in asymptomatic women would not
May 2019

Is a high calcium diet and calcium supplementation bad for you?

Calcium supplementation seemed the right thing to recommend after estrogen, which is well known to reduce fracture risk, was discredited by the Women's Health Initiative due to what appeared to ... that it reduces the risk of fracture in the majority of
May 2019

QD: News Every Day--HPV vaccine's effectiveness affirmed for early administration

A significant percentage of vaccinated women may not be protected against high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions and lesser dysplasia especially if they were vaccinated after age 18 or had abnormal cytology ... programs that cover all sexually
May 2019

QD: News Every Day--HPV4 vaccination research finds no risks beyond the injection itself

Researchers at Kaiser Permanente studied nearly 190, 000 women who received at least one of the three doses of HPV4 from August 2006 to March 2008 and looked for emergency department ... Previous research showed that girls are more likely than adult
May 2019

Beyond counting sheep, helping patients sleep

This issue covers sleep hygiene, abdominal pain, and women's health. S leep can be a precious commodity for many these days, and patients will often turn to their internists for ... Women's health is a focus of two articles in this issue.
September 2017

Rethinking old truisms about menopause and heart disease

hormone use by women and led to the rise and subsequent fall of Prempro in the Women's Health Initiative, the end-all-be-all study that failed to prove the ... Better Health's mission is to support and promote health care professional bloggers, provide
May 2019

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