Search results for "Women's health"

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Who could be against ovarian cancer screening?

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.
February 2020

PPI's benefits can outweigh their possible risks

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
October 2012

QD: News Every Day--Vitamins shouldn't be routine for older women

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.
February 2020

More on estrogen and evidence of effect

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).
February 2020

QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs

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
February 2020

Set the right frequency for bone mineral density tests

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).
February 2020

Nominees named for ACP Officers and Regent positions

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
November 2008

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACPINTERNIST Internal Medicine 2013, held in April ...

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
May 2013

Encourage earlier mammograms for women with a family history of breast cancer

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
February 2020

Taking a drink: what patients should know

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
January 2013

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