Regardless of assignment to mammogram or control, there may be more attention to breast health and a greater likelihood of finding breast cancer early among all women participating in a study. ... Breast cancer tends to be more aggressive and progress
That resulted in an estimated death of 244, 000 men and 183, 000 women. ... While the rate of cancer deaths to cancer diagnoses has decreased by 10% for both sexes over the past decade, it's been consistently higher for men than women every year.
In addition, we won a Bronze EXCEL Award from Association Media &Publishing for Stacey Butterfield’s September 2012 cover story on hormone replacement therapy 10 years after the Women’s Health ... We’re extremely honored to be named among the best
The new guidelines outline the myriad health concerns in women with PCOS, such as a fourfold increased risk of type 2 diabetes in the U.S. ... Others, however, say PCOS is underrecognized. “There's no question it's underdiagnosed,” said Katherine
This is bad news because every year over 21, 000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer. ... Additionally they found a high number of false positive tests and 15% of women with false positives suffered serious complications of surgery.
Researchers wrote, "This decline is encouraging, given the substantial health and economic burden of HPV-associated disease.".
QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs. Women now have their own set of stroke guidelines that focus on their unique needs, including prevention of preeclampsia ... Diuretics, predominantly thiazide-type, have been indicated
of estrogen alone for the prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal women who have had a hysterectomy. ... The risk for breast cancer increased for women with prior oral contraceptive use, prior menopausal estrogen plus progestin therapy, or
A 2010 prospective analysis of the Women's Health Initiative, which included 161, 806 postmenopausal women ages 50 to 79, found that use of PPIs was modestly associated with spine, forearm ... in bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: results from
QD: News Every Day--Soy associated with premenopausal hot flashes in white women. ... Moderate soy intake may influence menopausal symptoms in premenopausal women, a study concluded.