Lest you think I'm picking on women, I feel the same way about the PSA test for men. ... I wish we had a screening test. But checking CA-125 in well women is a recipe for medical churn.
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 ... Proton pump inhibitor use, hip fracture, and change in bone
Researchers applied results from 38,772 older women in the Iowa Women's Health Study, which used self-reported supplement use in 1986, 1997 and 2004. ... A better investment in health would be eating more fruits and vegetables, among other activities.
And, perhaps it's inevitable that when you identify the causes of this public health crisis, the identified causes will push back. ... We are not refuting the value of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI).
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
This study points to the fact that we have been over testing normal women who would not develop significant bone loss. ... They only studied women with normal or slightly low bone mineral density (BMD).
Women's health task Force, 1995-1997; Postgraduate Education Subcommittee, 1994-1996;. ... Strengths, based on training and experience: Women's health, addiction/alcohol. Present position: Associate Dean of the Humanities and Bioethics, University of
In addition, we won a Bronze EXCEL Award from Association Media & Publishingfor Stacey Butterfield’s September 2012 cover story on hormone replacement therapy 10years after the Women’s Health Initiative, which ... See Crossed Words, page 19, for
This post by Ramona Bates, MD, appeared at Get Better Health, a network of popular health bloggers brought together by Val Jones, MD. ... Better Health's mission is to support and promote health care professional bloggers, provide insightful and
Research on alcohol's health benefits and risks has shown that ethanol works the same whether it is consumed in a glass of red wine, a bottle of beer or a ... Alcohol consumption and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer by subtype: the Women's Health