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QD: News Every Day--HPV4 vaccination research finds no risks beyond the injection itself

Researchers at Kaiser Permanente studied nearly 190,000 women who received at least one of the three doses of HPV4 from August 2006 to March 2008 and looked for emergency department ... Previous research showed that girls are more likely than adult women
September 2020

Making more sense of breast density

More and more U.S. women are learning that they have dense breasts, a risk factor for breast cancer. ... Dense breast notification laws, education, and women's awareness and knowledge of breast density: a nationally representative survey.
June 2020

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
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--IOM seeks 8 new preventive measures for women

Eight preventive health services for women should be added to the services that health plans will cover at no cost to patients under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of ... The eight services we identified are necessary to support women's
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Opioid overdoses taking more of a toll among women than men

QD: News Every Day--Opioid overdoses taking more of a toll among women than men. ... Health-care providers who treat women for pain should use their state's prescription drug monitoring program and regularly screen patients for psychological disorders
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--High mammographic breast density not associated with mortality

Researchers evaluated relationships between mammographic density and risk of death from breast cancer and all causes among 9,232 women diagnosed with primary invasive breast cancer within the U.S. ... Results appeared in the Journal of the National
September 2020

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

In the News

In one study, researchers used data from the Women's Health Initiative to evaluate the association between a woman's risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and the socioeconomic status (SES) ... In a prospective, observational study, researchers evaluated
June 2009

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).
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Task Force continues stance against hormone replacement therapy

of estrogen alone for the prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal women who have had a hysterectomy. ... The risk for breast cancer increased for women with prior oral contraceptive use, prior menopausal estrogen plus progestin therapy, or
September 2020

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