Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - September 2006

Date Title Comments Rating
2006-09-26 'Neglect,' not biology, kills 1 in 20 women in Africa 0 None
2006-09-21 Nitric oxide helps pregnant women with hypertension 0 None
2006-09-21 Fatty fish provides significant protection against renal cancer 0 None
2006-09-20 Women feel thin models are more elegant, interesting and pleasant 0 None
2006-09-20 Sen. Kerry says language used by both sides in abortion-rights debate often 'misleading and unconstructive' 0 None
2006-09-20 Pennsylvania Senate candidate Casey says Democratic Party becoming more open to those opposing abortion rights 0 None
2006-09-20 Women who quit smoking during pregnancy less likely to remain nonsmokers because of concerns about weight 0 None
2006-09-19 Women should eat more fatty fish - lowers risk for renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-09-18 Breast cancer incidence is lower for Latinas 0 None
2006-09-18 House Democrats introduce bill that aims to reduce unintended pregnancies, abortions 0 None
2006-09-18 Michigan Bills introduced that would require girls to receive HPV vaccine before sixth grade 0 None
2006-09-18 Black women living in South Carolina are more likely to develop cancers 0 None
2006-09-18 Chilean Appeals Court suspends Government plan to distribute emergency contraception at no cost to girls 0 None
2006-09-18 Women in Government back cervical cancer vaccine for sixth graders 0 None
2006-09-18 UK abortion rates rise despite easy access to morning-after pill 0 None
2006-09-14 Primary election results for races involving women's health issues 0 None
2006-09-13 Australia's Foreign Minister to review ban on foreign abortion services funding 0 None
2006-09-12 Breast and ovarian cancers linked by heredity - women need to know their risks 0 None
2006-09-12 Too many babies too close together can shorten a woman's life 0 None
2006-09-12 Childless women run the risk of earlier death 1 None
2006-09-11 Pregnant women with fatty, high-caloric diets increase fetal risk for liver disease, obesity, diabetes 0 None
2006-09-11 Pregnancy centers opening near abortion clinics offer sonograms, other services to pregnant women 0 None
2006-09-11 Eight California physicians investigated for allegedly purchasing IUDs from unlicensed vendors 0 None
2006-09-11 Black women should get mammograms, enroll in clinical trials, take other measures to prevent breast cancer 0 None
2006-09-11 World leaders must to do more to address the needs of migrant women 0 None
2006-09-11 Validation of a tool for identifying women at high risk for hereditary breast cancer 0 None
2006-09-11 Physical activity increases breast cancer survival 0 None
2006-09-07 Thyroid cancer among women in the U.S. has increased 0 None
2006-09-07 Czech Government has not fully answered charges of forced sterilizations of Romany women 0 None
2006-09-05 New research could help women facing high risk of stillbirth 0 None
2006-09-05 Hearing loss in older women linked to hormone replacement therapy 0 None
2006-09-01 Is psychotherapy the answer for menopause? 0 None
2006-09-01 All pregnant women have at least one kind of pesticide in their placenta 0 None
2006-09-01 Obstetric fistula: Guiding principles for clinical management and programme development 0 None


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