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Should a doctor prescribe a drug that is not approved by the FDA?

effects. It’s unclear who had initially prescribed the drug, but various online lactation support forums discuss it as an option for women who have trouble with lactation. ... production in lactating women and is also not approved in the U.S.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Specter of obesity still looms over nonsmokers

An editorialist suggested that obesity is overtaking the health care benefits of smoking cessation. ... The U.S. government offers women's weight loss advice here.
September 2020

FDA reports on association of breast implants and a rare form of lymphoma

In women who don't have implants, ALCL is an infrequent tumor, affecting approximately 1 in 500,000 women is the U.S. ... She shares her ideas on education, ethics in medicine, health care news and culture.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--More cancer mortality in men can't be easily explained

That resulted in an estimated death of 244,000 men and 183,000 women. ... While the rate of cancer deaths to cancer diagnoses has decreased by 10% for both sexes over the past decade, it's been consistently higher for men than women every year.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Vitamin D may not boost calcium absorption

Researchers examined 198 Caucasian and African American women, ages 25 to 45 years, with vitamin D insufficiency, serum 25OHD less than 20 ng/mL, in a randomized, double blind study of ... 3. and 1,000 mg or less of calcium for the primary prevention of
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Depression may abate after menopause, study suggests

of 203 late-reproductive-age women who were premenopausal at baseline and reached natural menopause. ... The cohort was stratified by race, with 47.3% black and 52.7% white women.
September 2020

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.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Women know to call 911 for stroke, but may not know the warning signs

QD: News Every Day--Women know to call 911 for stroke, but may not know the warning signs. ... women identified through random-digit dialing. The women were asked open-ended questions about signs, symptoms and what to do next.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Nearly half of men have HPV

infection. Women seem to clear the infections as they age, while men do not. ... The study highlights the need to vaccinate men, to protect them and their eventual sexual partners, explained one British expert in preventive health.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Women with melanomas less likely to progress

QD: News Every Day--Women with melanomas less likely to progress. Women have a 30% advantage over men in all aspects of the progression of localized melanoma, most likely caused by ... To counter these factors, indications for sentinel lymph node biopsy
September 2020

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