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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.
January 2022

Part-time women in medicine: Are they pulling their weight?

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.
January 2022

Being less dense about breast cancer screening

Two national surveys and one state survey have reported that women want to know their dense tissue composition. ... We look forward to data confirming that legislative efforts improve breast density knowledge and assist women in discussions with their
January 2022

Density of breasts, clarity of decisions

My aim here is not to advise you or the women in your life directly on the “right” answer. ... warranted. Nancy's efforts to expand access to information about, and options for, dense breast tissue cancer screening to all women rest not on recondite
January 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
January 2022

Considering the risks and benefits of birth control options

I'm a big fan of oral contraceptives. They contributed to women's liberation by giving us a reliable method of planning, delaying, or avoiding pregnancy. ... Better Health's mission is to support and promote health care professional bloggers, provide
January 2022

Many women who don't need Pap tests are still getting them

It's hard to know what's behind this behavior. These women can't benefit from the tests they're undergoing. ... Another possible explanation is that some of the women surveyed are simply wrong.
January 2022

Biden's first 100 days are a matter of life and death for many

Women's health and LGBTQ health. ACP recommends that the Biden administration reverse restrictions on federal funding for Planned Parenthood, gag rules that limit what physicians can say to patients about ... their reproductive health, and federal
January 2021

Readers weigh in on ACP's meaning, ‘nonspecific’ back pain

Like many other foreign medical grads, we had limited access to top-tier programs in the U.S. ... I still remember some of the memorable Opening Ceremonies, like in 2001 in Atlanta, where the keynote speaker addressed women's health issues, and the year
July 2018

Breast cancer and teen diets, what and when it's important

But adult breast health is largely determined much earlier in life, when the breast tissue is developing. ... As such, women with a higher lifetime exposure to estrogen have higher rates of breast cancer.
January 2022

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