Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - May 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-05-30 Soy nuts lower blood pressure in postmenopausal women 0 None
2007-05-30 Vitamin D and calcium lower risk of premenopausal breast cancer 0 None
2007-05-30 Good news for women who choose mastectomy over lumpectomy 0 None
2007-05-30 HIV and malaria combine to adversely affect pregnant women and their infants 0 None
2007-05-30 Depression is a risk factor for osteoporosis 0 None
2007-05-28 Women with breast cancer do not get potentially life-saving information 0 5
2007-05-24 Hormone therapy and menopause study 0 None
2007-05-24 Moderate alcohol consumption lowers women's risk of heart attack 0 None
2007-05-24 Effects of estrogen therapy with perimenopausal women 0 None
2007-05-24 Sleep apnea is associated with gestational diabetes mellitus and pregnancy-induced hypertension 0 1
2007-05-24 U.S. parents not in favor of HPV vaccine mandates 0 None
2007-05-22 Surgeries to treat urinary incontinence in women 0 None
2007-05-22 Women diagnosed with breast cancer should either get exercising or keep exercising 0 None
2007-05-22 Breast MRI may have a role in evaluation of newly diagnosed breast cancers 0 None
2007-05-22 Sling better than colposuspension for stress urinary incontinence 0 None
2007-05-21 FDA soon to approve contraceptive pill Lybrel that also stops periods 0 1
2007-05-21 New breast cancer treatment may dispense with the need for chemotherapy 0 None
2007-05-20 Hormone treatment could cut need for chemo in some younger breast cancer patients 0 None
2007-05-20 Aspirin during pregnancy could reduce risk of pre-eclampsia 0 None
2007-05-18 Sally speaks on osteoporosis story on Capitol Hill 0 None
2007-05-17 Health effects of isoflavones and breast cancer 0 3
2007-05-17 Merits and risks of postmenopausal hormone therapy 0 None
2007-05-16 Sex differences in health awareness 0 None
2007-05-16 Just 75 minutes of exercise per week helps improve fitness levels for postmenopausal women who are overweight 0 None
2007-05-16 New educational tool for women who are thinking about breastfeeding 0 None
2007-05-15 Just 10 minutes of exercise each day helps inactive overweight women 0 None
2007-05-15 Cancer experts concerned over drop in mammogram rates 0 None
2007-05-15 Conference looks at reproductive choices, infant feeding and teenage parenthood 0 None
2007-05-15 Female reproductive function is influenced by childhood environment 0 None
2007-05-15 Calcium plus vitamin D may help prevent weight gain in postmenopausal women 0 None
2007-05-15 Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative increases breastfeeding rates 0 4
2007-05-15 Fifteen different pesticides in the organisms of pregnant women 0 None
2007-05-11 Should women be prescribed statins? 0 None
2007-05-11 Most women 55 years and younger who have heart attacks don't recognize warning signs 0 None
2007-05-10 Important for pregnant women to get healthful exercise 0 None
2007-05-10 Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis treatment in women 0 None
2007-05-10 One-third of pregnancies in the United States are unwanted 0 None
2007-05-09 Cancer screening in women: BMI and adherence to physician recommendations 0 None
2007-05-09 It is highly unlikely that older women generate new eggs 0 None
2007-05-08 Losing weight through calorie cutting won't lead to increased disability in older women 0 None
2007-05-08 No alcohol in pregancy is the safest choice 0 None
2007-05-04 Radiation for breast cancer not likely to increase heart attack risk 0 None
2007-05-04 Treating pelvic and back pain in pregnancy 0 None
2007-05-04 Treatment with zoledronic acid effective in reducing fractures in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2007-05-04 Women who use estrogen hormone therapy before 65 reduce likelihood of Alzheimer's or dementia 0 None
2007-05-04 Breastfeeding and the good fats in Omega-3 fatty acids help new moms fight depression 0 None
2007-05-03 Just to confuse you even more - HRT now linked to Alzheimer's! 0 None
2007-05-02 Biden discusses opposition to Supreme Court opinion in federal abortion ban case 0 None
2007-05-02 Monthly interpersonal psychotherapy effective in preventing recurrence of depression in women 0 None
2007-05-02 Migraines during pregnancy linked to vascular diseases 0 None
2007-05-02 Testosterone cream does not increase sexual drive in female cancer survivors 0 None
2007-05-02 Low libido experienced by female cancer survivors is not boosted by testosterone creams 0 None
2007-05-01 Actions taken on abortion-related legislation in Kansas, Missouri, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas 0 None
2007-05-01 Komen study profiles eight communities nationwide 'most affected' by breast cancer 0 None
2007-05-01 Court should strike campaign finance law provisions challenged by antiabortion group, uphold other requirements 0 None
2007-05-01 Minority widows are at a particularly high risk of poverty in late life 0 None


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