Rittenberg, a primary care internist at the Brigham and Women's Hospital Fish Center for Women's Health in Chestnut Hill, Mass. ... The paper, which was published with open access in the January 2019 Women's Health Issues, offers four options for asking
An editorialist suggested that obesity is overtaking the health care benefits of smoking cessation. ... The U.S. government offers women's weight loss advice here.
QD: News Every Day--Opioid overdoses taking more of a toll among women than men. ... Health-care providers who treat women for pain should use their state's prescription drug monitoring program and regularly screen patients for psychological disorders
A recent case in point is the discrepancy between the conclusions of the observational Nurses' Health Study and the placebo-controlled Women's Health Initiative (WHI) regarding the risks and benefits ... Results from the observational Nurses' Health
infection. Women seem to clear the infections as they age, while men do not. ... The study highlights the need to vaccinate men, to protect them and their eventual sexual partners, explained one British expert in preventive health.
Here's a rundown. ACP's Health and Public Policy Committee met to develop policy recommendations to the College's Board of Regents on social determinants of health, barriers to ... s health, the gender pay gap affecting female physicians, hate crimes as
women, from 1.53 per 100,000 in 1976 to 2.90 per 100,000 in 2009. ... function of age have been reported for 20- to 34-year-old women.
In women who don't have implants, ALCL is an infrequent tumor, affecting approximately 1 in 500,000 women is the U.S. ... She shares her ideas on education, ethics in medicine, health care news and culture.
But the complex physical and mental health needs of these men and women might not be fully addressed or could be missed entirely if their doctors don't know about their ... FACP, associate chief of staff for women's health at the Oklahoma City VA Health
In the past several decades women have made significant gains toward equal status in medicine. ... Findings include:. --Women may spend more time with their patients. --Women have different communication styles.