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QD: News Every Day--HPV vaccine's effectiveness affirmed for early administration

A significant percentage of vaccinated women may not be protected against high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions and lesser dysplasia especially if they were vaccinated after age 18 or had abnormal cytology ... programs that cover all sexually
May 2022

QD: News Every Day--Women know to call 911 for stroke, but may not know the warning signs

QD: News Every Day--Women know to call 911 for stroke, but may not know the warning signs. ... women identified through random-digit dialing. The women were asked open-ended questions about signs, symptoms and what to do next.
May 2022

Review points to the need for better ways to advise women and detect breast cancer

And you might, if you are following this blog, wonder why I remain convinced that mammography, when done right, has the potential to save many women’s lives and, what’s ... women, that mammography’s effectiveness has been, again, disproved.
May 2022

Mammograms are not as awesome as we said they were

Women’s health centers at hospitals are primarily about mammograms and 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
May 2022

QD: News Every Day-- One-third of doctors overuse MRIs for breast cancer screening

Guidelines from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Cancer Society recommend mammography as the only routine screening test for women ... health care costs are, in part, due to the
May 2022

Hormone replacement's "Ah-Ha!" moment

Roughly two years ago, Dr. Sarrel brought to my attention a research study published in JAMA looking at long term health effects in women who did, or did not, receive estrogen ... This sample of women was a subgroup of the larger population enrolled into
May 2022

QD: News Every Day--Hormone therapy associated with 40% less need for repeating joint replacement surgery

Researchers assessed the likelihood of repeat joint replacement surgery among women who required a first knee or hip replacement between 1986 and 2006. ... But this is the first study to show that it can help prevent repeat surgery in women who have
May 2022

Preventive medicine: on being a bad patient

Will I get a stroke or heart attack with estrogen? The results from the Women's Health Initiative suggested that this might be a risk, but further study has suggested that ... American, she blogs at Why is American Health Care So Expensive?, where this
May 2022

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
May 2022

QD: News Every Day--Hormone replacement therapy may be associated with pancreatitis

Researchers conducted a prospective study involving nearly 32,000 postmenopausal women ages 48 to 83 from the population-based Swedish Mammography Cohort. ... There was nearly 2.5 times the risk among women who had used systemic therapy for more than 10
May 2022

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