Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - April 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-04-30 Aspirin a day cuts risk of common breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-30 Trends in heart mortality reversing in younger women 0 None
2008-04-30 Better-educated women have healthier average weight 0 None
2008-04-30 Aspirin and other NSAIDs could lower the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-30 Study describes mechanism linking acohol with risk of breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-30 Pregnant women have the oddest food cravings! 0 5
2008-04-29 Breast cancer risk cut by breast feeding 0 None
2008-04-29 Getting to the roots of breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-29 Anti-Mullerian hormone may predict age at menopause 0 None
2008-04-29 Scientists to test if chocolate cuts diabetes heart disease risk in women 0 5
2008-04-29 Chocolate good for pregnant women 0 4
2008-04-28 Fosamax use linked to atrial fibrillation in women 1 None
2008-04-28 Researchers identify new genes that help predict breast cancer outcomes 0 None
2008-04-28 Thyrotropin levels may be associated with coronary heart disease mortality in women 0 None
2008-04-28 Exercise helps lower heart disease risk in overweight women 0 None
2008-04-28 Hormone therapy in postmenopausal women associated with increased risk of stroke 0 None
2008-04-28 Soaring rates of pregnant women with diabetes 0 None
2008-04-28 Survey suggests 65% of women in the U.S. could have an eating disorder 0 None
2008-04-28 Breakthrough blood test detects very early signs of breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-27 Extreme nausea and vomiting varies among pregnant women from different countries 0 None
2008-04-26 Breast cancer subtypes are different diseases 0 None
2008-04-24 Breast cancer subtypes originate from different biological pathways 0 None
2008-04-23 Reconstruction innovations for breast cancer patients 0 None
2008-04-22 Hirsutism in premenopausal women - new treatment guidelines 0 None
2008-04-22 Black women less likely to develop urinary incontinence than white women 0 None
2008-04-22 65% of women in U.S. have eating disorders 1 5
2008-04-22 Combo of Herceptin and chemo a cure for breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-21 Vitamin D protects women from breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-21 Managing the care of breast cancer in patients 80 years of age and older 0 None
2008-04-18 Vitamin D and the risk of developing breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-18 Gentle yoga enhances quality of life for breast cancer patients 0 None
2008-04-18 Breast cancer screening benefits women up to the age of 75 0 None
2008-04-18 Acupuncture provides effective relief from hot flushes for women taking tamoxifen after surgery for breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-17 Frequent migraines linked to women's risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-04-17 Menstrual status and long-term cardiovascular effects of intense exercise in top elite athlete women’ 0 5
2008-04-17 Mayor of Aboriginal community knew of underage girls given contraceptive implants 0 None
2008-04-17 Mushroom extract could stop breast cancer cell growth 0 None
2008-04-16 Traditional dress protects ethnic girls from emotional problems 0 None
2008-04-16 Claim that contraceptive implants are given to underage aboriginal girls rejected 0 None
2008-04-15 Pregnancy rates for U.S. females under age 25 decline 0 None
2008-04-15 Women's colon cancer risk perception associated with screening behavior 0 None
2008-04-14 Trans-fats linked to breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-13 Radiation beneficial for older breast cancer patients 0 None
2008-04-13 Breast cancer death rates among black women not decreasing across all U.S. states 0 None
2008-04-13 Triple-negative breast cancers doesn't always mean cancer spread 0 None
2008-04-11 Screening mammography in elderly patients beneficial 0 None
2008-04-11 Moving to the UK worsens maternal health behaviors 0 None
2008-04-10 Sexual dysfunction in postmenopausal women not linked to heart disease 0 None
2008-04-09 Drug used for aggressive breast cancer on PBS from May 1st 0 None
2008-04-09 Conjugated equine estrogen increases benign breast disease risk 0 None
2008-04-08 Malfunctioning kidneys may raise risk of sudden death in women 0 None
2008-04-08 Green tea may provide breast cancer protection 0 None
2008-04-08 Exercise during pregnancy benefits fetuses as well as mothers 0 3
2008-04-08 Abdominal fat increases the risk of death 0 None
2008-04-07 Pregnant teens don't get no smoking message 0 None
2008-04-04 Sexual dissatisfaction in postmenopausal women not linked to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-04-04 Prenatal syphilis screening rates: Are they being accurately reported? 0 None
2008-04-04 Female vets run twice the risk of miscarriage 0 None
2008-04-04 Continuous oral contraceptives better at easing pain, bleeding 0 None
2008-04-03 Obese pregnant women use more health care services 0 None
2008-04-03 New test for cervical cancer 0 None
2008-04-02 Menopause - nature's way of dealing with reproductive competition 0 None
2008-04-02 Expert warns size zero leads to 'famine then feast' eating disorder 0 None
2008-04-01 Why synthetic estrogens wreak havoc on reproductive system 0 None
2008-04-01 HIV-positive women in the United States face strikingly high levels of stigma 0 None
2008-04-01 New insight into the menopause 0 None
2008-04-01 Fewer babies born after Caesarean delivery 0 None


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