Search results for "Women's Health"

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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
November 2019

Joplin hospital rebuilds, better than before

The obstetricians are particularly looking forward to this aspect of the new hospital, according to Jeffrey Manley, MD, a women's health physician and medical director for robotic surgery at Mercy ... It's like the cockpit of a plane, keeping everything
October 2014

Internist follow-up key for breast cancer survivors

Mao, MD, an epidemiologist and assistant professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at Penn's Abrahamson Cancer Center. ... chief of women's health at the University of Pittsburgh.
May 2009

Mammograms are not as awesome as we said they were

Women’s health centers at hospitals are primarily about mammograms, breast cancer diagnosis, and treatment. ... But what about the Canadian study published in February? This looked at women aged 40-59 who were screened with either clinical examination
November 2019

QD: News Every Day--Heavier women do worse with breast cancer recurrence, survival

QD: News Every Day--Heavier women do worse with breast cancer recurrence, survival. ... Similar results were found in two other trials. The study's lead author told Reuters that heavier women may produce more estrogen, and that higher insulin levels can
November 2019

QD: News Every Day--HPV vaccine may prevent throat cancer, but no trial will happen

The high efficacy of HPV vaccines in preventing extracervical infections among women (e.g., vagina and vulva) and penile and anal infections among men implies that efficacy may be comparable against ... In other words, it's a business decision. Still,
November 2019

QD: News Every Day--Statins don't lower melanoma rates

the Women's Health Initiative. ... Researchers looked at nearly 120,000 postmenopausal white women, in which nearly 1,100 cases of malignant melanoma were identified over an average of more than 11 years.
November 2019

HPV vaccination for boys; just do it

The vaccination effectively prevents cervical cancer in women (if given to them before they become sexually active). ... Both men and women can develop cancers of the head and neck from HPV infection.
November 2019

Take time to discuss women's sexual health

However, internists should recognize that sexual health equates to overall health and should ask their patients about it, said Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, a practicing women's health internist in Cincinnati ... I think I keep them busy.”. For physicians who
October 2019

All Ashkenazi Jewish women should be tested for BRCA

Study of Jewish Women Shows Link to Cancer Without Family History(New York Times). ... Israeli research team: Screen all Ashkenazi-Jewish women for BRCA mutations (The Jerusalem Post).
November 2019

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