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ACP revises advice on women's health

In terms of women's health, recent evidence-based ACP guidelines and advice attracted both pushback and praise from clinicians and patients. ... Our guideline is evidence-based.”. Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, an internist trained in women's health through
September 2015

Pop Quiz: Women's Health

Pop Quiz: Women's Health. Pop quiz: What's the #1 medical condition that drives women to the doctor, hospital, clinic, etc? ... The analysis, which comes from AHRQ's Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, includes data on treatment in doctors' offices,
May 2019

We've learned everything we need from the Women's Health Initiative, so enough already

We've learned everything we need from the Women's Health Initiative, so enough already. ... In yet another paper in a major journal, we hear once more from the investigators of the Women's Health Initiative.
May 2019

Harsh words, and women's health at risk

Harsh words, and women's health at risk. I'll open with a confession. ... Women's health has never really been at the heart of Medical Lessons.
May 2019

Colonoscopy prep harder on women

Harvard Women's Health Watch(pay-per-view subscription, $3.95) reported that women are more likely to be constipated, so it may be more difficult to clear the bowel. ... Harvard Women's Health Watch suggests giving patients the following advice to help
May 2019

What defunding Planned Parenthood really means

For many women, Planned Parenthood may be the only place to receive reproductive health care near where they live. ... So defunding Planned Parenthood is really defunding women's health care. Period.
May 2019

QD: News Every Day--Aspirin associated with lowered melanoma risk in observational study

Women who take aspirin may have a reduced risk of developing melanoma, and the effect may increase the longer women take it, according to observational outcomes from the Women's Health ... Furthermore, women with 5 or more years of use had a 30% lower
May 2019

Can we start using menopausal estrogen replacement again safely?

In 2002, at the height of an era of estrogen optimism, when physicians mostly believed that estrogen was good for every woman after menopause, the huge Women's Health Initiative study ... Such a large study was only possible through federal funding and
May 2019

Medical 'reversals'

The Physicians’ Health Study, so named because the study subjects were randomly selected physicians from across the U.S. ... When good science (a randomized, controlled trial called the Women’s Health Initiative) finally challenged the practice, it
May 2019

Vitamins in a Nutshell

Vitamins in a Nutshell. This post by Davis Liu, MD, originally appeared at Better Health. ... Better Health's mission is to support and promote health care professional bloggers, provide insightful and trustworthy health commentary, and help to inform
May 2019

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