The obstetricians are particularly looking forward to this aspect of the new hospital, according to Jeffrey Manley, MD, a women's health physician and medical director for robotic surgery at Mercy ... It's like the cockpit of a plane, keeping everything
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
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
QD: News Every Day--Heavier women do worse with breast cancer recurrence, survival. ... Similar results were found in two other trials. The study's lead author told Reuters that heavier women may produce more estrogen, and that higher insulin levels can
Types 6 and 11 cause most genital warts, and while warts don't lead to cancer, they are certainly a public health problem. ... It is simply a collection of people's stories and health officials try to follow up on them to see if they have any merit.
breast cancer diagnosed in a male relative. For women of Ashkenazi Jewish descent:. ... The other issue that women may misinterpret is Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy.
A recent randomized controlled trial conducted by Dr. Sawaya and his research group tested the effect of receiving the ACP versus ACOG recommendations on women's desire for a routine pelvic ... Q: What might primary care's well-women exam look like in
An analysis of the safety, efficacy and side effects of hormone therapy was prompted by data from the Women's Health Initiative that demonstrated links between hormone therapy and cardiovascular risk, ... Such a determination will require long-term follow
QD: News Every Day--Calcium, vitamin D does not reduce joint symptoms in postmenopausal women. ... Researchers applied data from more than 1,900 patients in the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) who had been randomized to receive daily supplementation
They look to us to advocate for women's health rights and mitigate against the greatest health threat of the 21st century, global climate change. ... We are master diagnosticians in addition to practicing disease prevention and population health.