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Results 31 - 40 of about 152 for "Women's health".

QD: News Every Day--'Broad benefit' and side effects outlined for drugs that reduce breast cancer

15 to 2.23; 2 trials; 7 cases in 1,000 women) compared with placebo. ... Women receiving tamoxifen had more cataract surgeries than those receiving placebo in one trial.
January 2020

Preventing cervical cancer in Tanzania

It turns out I was wrong: health care workers were enthusiastic and attended the trainings and women lined up for testing. ... At any one time, I've read, 10% of women will have HPV infections.
January 2020

Start-up practice uses ACP's marketing guides for quick growth

for women's health. ... that meld with women's care, such as preventive services, a full spa, nutritional and psychological counseling, a fitness studio and dedicated space for health seminars.
April 2010

Hobby Lobby vs. Obamacare

There is a din of shrill protestations that the company is against contraception and women, which is a complete falsehood. ... Keep in mind that the Supreme Court decision affects only closely held, for-profit companies, which affects only a small
January 2020

Do women need an annual pelvic exam?

A new article in the Journal of Women's Health by Westhoff, Jones, and Guiahi asks "Do New Guidelines and Technology Make the Routine Pelvic Examination Obsolete?". ... The existing evidence indicates that omitting it in asymptomatic women would not
January 2020

Plan B needs a plan D, for 'data'

Dr. Susan Wood, who was assistant FDA commissioner and director of the agency's office of women's health at that time, resigned in protest over the agency's handling of ... sense. Plan B is quite safe and very effective, having been used by millions of
January 2020

Tips on performing a urinary stress test

session today on urinary incontinence in women, Neil M. Resnick, FACP, offered the following advice on performing a urinary stress test in the office:. ... Resnick said. "This has been six years, and she's been completely dry for six years.".
January 2020

Incontinence can hide in middle age

She coauthored ACP's recent clinical guideline on nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women, published in the Sept. ... About 20% of incontinence in older women will be cured by that approach alone.
February 2015

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 2020

Should you get an annual pelvic exam?

It’s important to note that the guidelines to not address Pap smears or exams on women with symptoms associated with the pelvis. ... If good studies are done in the future, ones designed specifically to evaluate the best way to approach women’s health
January 2020

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