Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-12-31 Cryo-Cell International continues to expand R&D initiatives to accelerate therapeutic benefits of stem cells 0 None
2009-12-31 NYC physical therapist encourages women to incorporate physical activity to manage stress levels 0 None
2009-12-31 MEPREP to fund research to study the effects of medication in pregnant women 1 None
2009-12-31 U.S. Congress designates January as ‘Cervical Health Awareness Month’ 0 None
2009-12-30 Remedies to alleviate foot pain during pregnancy 1 5
2009-12-30 Acupuncture also improves sex drive while reducing hot flashes in breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-29 Results from Bionovo's study on BN107 published 0 None
2009-12-29 Affomix to generate antibodies against proprietary targets chosen by Kalgene 0 None
2009-12-29 Advaxis reports 3-year survival data from its ADXS11-001 Phase I trial for cervical cancer 0 None
2009-12-24 "Tan Tax" will hurt middle-class women and women-owned businesses 4 5
2009-12-24 LUHS urogynecologists awarded $1M NIH Challenge Grant 0 None
2009-12-24 VOA News examines obstetric fistula in Africa 0 None
2009-12-23 New drug to stop cancer cells from growing and to stimulate immune system to destroy cancer cells found 2 None
2009-12-23 Cervical cancer more common among poorer women than more affluent women, say scientists 0 None
2009-12-22 Olive oil for prevention of breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-22 Baylor University Medical Center adds Naviscan PEM to its imaging services 0 None
2009-12-22 New data shows more number of women are attending breast screening program 0 None
2009-12-22 Women eligible for breast cancer screening with MRI decline to undergo the procedure, study shows 0 None
2009-12-22 Women using DMPA experience high BMD loss, researchers say 0 None
2009-12-21 Task force's role in reform bills draws scrutiny in the wake of mammography guidelines 0 None
2009-12-21 FDA clears Dilon Diagnostics' GammaLoc lesion-localization system 0 None
2009-12-21 Embryo biopsy does not adversely affect health of newborn singleton PGD/PGS children 0 None
2009-12-21 Reid's amendment to Senate health care bill fails to meet abortion and life protections, Charmaine Yoest 0 None
2009-12-20 How the Senate health reform deal happened 0 None
2009-12-20 Abortion language in Senate health bill draws strong criticism 0 None
2009-12-19 Oral health care critical for pregnant women and infants 0 None
2009-12-19 Pennsylvania pro-lifers to hold vigil at Senator Casey's home until the vote for cloture 0 None
2009-12-19 Several maladaptive eating behaviors can affect women, says new study 0 None
2009-12-19 Possible link between presence of breast cancer genes and infertility discovered 0 None
2009-12-18 Solos Endoscopy to introduce new, improved MammoView ductoscope 0 None
2009-12-18 Health care bill "compromise" proposal on abortion morally unacceptable, says Galveston-Houston Archbishop 0 None
2009-12-18 Recent releases in Global Health 0 2
2009-12-18 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-18 European CHMP announces positive opinion for Amgen's Prolia marketing authorization 0 None
2009-12-18 Medela announces award recipients from November Virtual Human Milk Collection Campaign 0 None
2009-12-18 Malignant breast tumor detection without biopsy 0 None
2009-12-18 New statement on breast cancer by ACS underscores value of post-surgical radiation therapy 0 None
2009-12-17 FDA clears Agendia's MammaPrint breast cancer recurrence test for all ages 0 5
2009-12-17 Also in Global Health news: Hospital births in Guinea-Bissau; drought in E. Africa; drug-resistant malaria; U.S. response to H1N1 0 None
2009-12-17 Arrayit Diagnostics to begin marketing its OvaDx Pre-Symptomatic Ovarian Cancer Blood Test in 2010 0 None
2009-12-17 Pregnant and breastfeeding women exposed to workplace hazards 0 None
2009-12-17 Pennsylvania's Patient Safety Advisory targets complications during pregnancy and childbirth 0 None
2009-12-17 Scientists discover possible way to identify malignant breast tumors without biopsy 0 None
2009-12-16 New study to evaluate the effectiveness of H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccines in pregnant women conducted 0 None
2009-12-16 Gynaecological visits presents great opportunities for dialogue about sexual health 0 None
2009-12-16 Avastin may lose significant patient share to Sanofi-Aventis' BSI-201, according to report 0 None
2009-12-16 MU researcher says older American women face unique barriers in healthcare 0 None
2009-12-16 Results from five new studies on Genomic Health's Oncotype DX breast cancer test announced 0 None
2009-12-15 Advaxis to collaborate with GOG in Phase II clinical trial of ADXS11-001 0 None
2009-12-15 Interpersonal Psychotherapy may hold hope for teenager girls at risk of obesity 0 None
2009-12-15 Teens, contraception and unplanned pregnancy 1 1
2009-12-15 Researchers call for continued STI screening in sexually active teenage girls 0 None
2009-12-15 Antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications linked to increased risk of cardiovascular events and death 1 None
2009-12-15 Health hazards of BPA: Call for FDA to make its announcement before Christmas 0 None
2009-12-15 The United States Senate passes funding for teen pregnancy prevention program 0 None
2009-12-15 Majority of women take natural menopause remedies for safe and effective solutions 1 1
2009-12-15 States in money pinch turn low-income women away from free cancer screenings 0 None
2009-12-15 Women's health becomes political issue in health care debate 0 None
2009-12-15 Microbicide does not reduce women's risk of HIV infection, study shows 0 None
2009-12-15 Updated clinical data from Phase 2 study evaluating oral ridaforolimus presented 0 None
2009-12-15 Ted and Jane Von Voigtlander Foundation gifts $15 million to University of Michigan Health System 0 None
2009-12-14 Postmenopausal women who take antidepressants face increased risk for stroke and death 1 None
2009-12-14 NAMS recommends women to discuss osteoporosis with their OB/GYNs 0 None
2009-12-14 Breast Cancer Fund: It's time for the FDA to issue immediate ban on BPA in hard plastic food containers 0 None
2009-12-14 Researchers present new data for diagnosis and management of beast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Additional therapy and screening may be needed for patients with mucinous breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 UCB offers tips for managing rheumatoid arthritis during festive season 0 None
2009-12-14 African American women with breast cancer receive no follow-up care after lumpectomy, shows study 0 None
2009-12-14 Pfizer announces results from studies evaluating neratinib 0 None
2009-12-14 Black women with HR-positive breast cancer have worse disease-free and overall survival, shows data 0 None
2009-12-14 Ipsen announces preliminary results of phase I trial in metastatic breast cancer with BN83495 0 None
2009-12-14 Combination of Herceptin and chemotherapy improves treatment for women with HER2+ breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Genentech announces positive results from Phase II study of T-DM1 1 None
2009-12-14 Findings from three studies using bioTheranostics' breast cancer molecular test reported 0 None
2009-12-14 Incyte announces positive results from ongoing Phase I/II clinical trial for INCB7839 0 None
2009-12-14 Study examines the association of BRCA1 gene, infertility and breast/ovarian cancer 0 5
2009-12-13 Positive Phase 2 study results of CDX-011 reported by Celldex Therapeutics 0 None
2009-12-13 Positive interim results of ARRY-380 in Phase 1 trial announced 0 None
2009-12-12 Lapatinib plus trastuzumab extend lives of HER2-positive breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-12 Results from clinical survey of Oncotype DX on patients with node-positive breast cancer announced 0 None
2009-12-11 Kaiser Permanente: Women of Chinese and Korean heritage may develop diabetes during pregnancy 0 None
2009-12-11 Anti-estrogens may reduce the risk of death from lung cancer, according to study results 0 None
2009-12-11 African-American women in South Carolina more likely to have cervical cancer than white women 0 5
2009-12-11 Proposed changes to breast cancer screening criticized 0 None
2009-12-11 Store brand infant formulas nutritionally equivalent to name-brand products 0 None
2009-12-11 California's EWC program: Cuts alarm breast cancer survivors and advocates 0 None
2009-12-11 Chemotherapy improves overall survival in postmenopausal breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-11 Positive results from Genomic Health's Oncotype DX study in breast cancer patients with node-positive disease 0 None
2009-12-11 Women with high BMI are at increased risk of dying from breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-11 Fulvestrant 500 mg reduces risk of disease progression in women with metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-11 Soyfood consumption linked to decreased risk of breast cancer, finds study 0 None
2009-12-10 Moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages increases the risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-12-10 YM BioSciences announces results of collaborative antibody development program 0 None
2009-12-10 U.S. bishops: Senate vote to table Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment, a serious blow to genuine health care reform 0 None
2009-12-10 Results from Tulip PETAL Study of elagolix announced by Neurocrine Biosciences 0 None
2009-12-10 Arrayit Diagnostics signs exclusive License Agreement with Wayne State University 0 None
2009-12-09 Roche to present data on its Herceptin, Avastin and T-DM1 studies at CTRC-AACR Symposium 0 None
2009-12-09 Senate rejects abortion amendment, sparking new fight 0 None
2009-12-09 Osteologix to file an European Marketing Application for its NB S101 strontium therapy 0 None
2009-12-09 First Edition: December 9, 2009 0 None
2009-12-09 Insurrecta Nex: Will Catholic Bishops truly defend babies? 0 None
2009-12-09 March of Dimes poll finds majority of pregnant women worry about birth defects 0 None
2009-12-09 FRC: Taxpayers to foot the bill for abortion-on-demand 0 None
2009-12-09 Soy food beneficial for women with breast cancer 3 None
2009-12-09 New article in Women's Health journal emphasizes the importance of early pregnancy detection 0 None
2009-12-09 Social isolation and stress may increase susceptibility to breast cancer, finds US study 0 None
2009-12-09 Multiple clinical study results of ABRAXANE to be presented by Abraxis BioScience 0 None
2009-12-09 FDA cleared, non-invasive prescription therapeutic device for NVP now available 0 None
2009-12-08 Senate vote on abortion amendment - a major hurdle to health bill - could occur today 0 None
2009-12-08 Young women undergoing breast cancer screening may be exposed to unnecessary harm 0 None
2009-12-08 SAVI applicator for breast brachytherapy can be an effective therapy for breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 U.S. bishops recommend the Senate to support Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment 0 None
2009-12-08 Celldex Therapeutics to present poster on its first antibody-drug conjugate product 0 None
2009-12-07 Obama urges Senators to seize 'historic opportunity' 0 1
2009-12-07 Senators to take on abortion this week 0 None
2009-12-07 In New Jersey, cosmetic surgery tax raised funds far below projections 0 None
2009-12-07 Black women may need different mammogram guidelines 0 None
2009-12-07 New PenLink connectivity package installed at Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology 0 None
2009-12-07 DirectView Holdings to facilitate the worldwide event for SIADTP's annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-05 World records and fight against breast cancer fundraiser 0 None
2009-12-05 Genomic Health to present its Oncotype DX multi-gene expression test studies at the 32nd SABCS 0 None
2009-12-05 New data reveals insurance-based discrimination is more common among lower income women 0 None
2009-12-04 Thermography, an ideal screening tool for breast cancer 7 5
2009-12-04 Doubling of global investments in family planning, birth control could cut maternal, newborn deaths, report says 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate bill moves forward, amendment ensures coverage for women's preventive care 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate debate expected to turn to abortion 0 None
2009-12-04 Health Policy Research Roundup 0 None
2009-12-04 Cosmetic surgery industry lobbies against the 'Botax' in Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-04 BUSM researchers report an inverse association between dairy intake and fibroid risk 0 None
2009-12-04 Pfizer to present study findings from its expanded breast cancer portfolio 0 None
2009-12-04 More investment in family planning and pregnancy-related care will reduce maternal and newborn deaths 0 None
2009-12-04 RNAO calls for a broader definition of workplace violence and addressal of shortcomings in Bill 168 0 None
2009-12-04 Controversy over recent breast cancer screening guidelines discussed 0 None
2009-12-04 FUJIFILM to interface Raytheon BBN Technologies' SDM technology with its Aspire HD FFDM system 1 None
2009-12-04 NCCC's study data on passive smoking and breast cancer in women 0 None
2009-12-04 Multi-Lumen MammoSite device to treat breast cancer now available at Jupiter Medical Center 0 None
2009-12-04 Breastfeeding a child may lower a woman's risk of developing Metabolic Syndrome 0 None
2009-12-03 Senators prepare to debate abortion treatment in Senate bill 0 None
2009-12-03 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-03 Senate leaders say health bill amendment votes to start today 0 None
2009-12-03 At House hearing, panel seeks to clarify advice on mammograms 0 None
2009-12-03 Breastfeeding reduces a woman's risk of developing Metabolic Syndrome 0 None
2009-12-03 Breast Cancer Fund: Congress must enforce BPA ban in food and beverage containers 0 5
2009-12-03 Exposure to secondhand smoke may increase breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-12-03 Beta 2 adrenergic agonist drugs linked to autism-spectrum disorders 0 None
2009-12-02 GammaL c device provides accurate lesion localization and facilitates needle-guided biopsy 0 None
2009-12-02 Novel approach to detect flaws in defense against breast cancer earns Era of Hope Scholar Award 0 None
2009-12-02 Women at high risk of developing breast cancer reluctant to take tamoxifen for prevention 1 3
2009-12-02 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-02 Coding guidelines for Agendia's MammaPrint test established by Palmetto GBA 0 None
2009-12-02 AFA to host a webinar on Catholics and IVF 0 None
2009-12-02 RSNA: Dec. 2, 2009 briefing and presentations 0 None
2009-12-02 Protein ERK oscillates between two major compartments in breast tissue cells 0 None
2009-12-02 Controlling NTDs can improve reproductive health and rights of women in poor countries 0 None
2009-12-02 BSGI effective in detecting malignant or high-risk lesions in patients with negative mammographic findings 0 None
2009-12-02 Targeted breast ultrasound: A safe and cost effective alternative for women under 40 0 None
2009-12-02 Annual screening ultrasound may benefit women who are at elevated risk for breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 Middle-aged women more likely to show signs of obesity 0 None
2009-12-01 Imaging Diagnostic Systems showcases its CTLM system at the 2009 RSNA meeting 0 None
2009-12-01 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-01 Abortion-rights group gear up for Senate debate 0 None
2009-12-01 AHF lauds WHO for its crucial HIV treatment recommendations 0 None
2009-12-01 MAbs for early detection of cancer 0 None
2009-12-01 Use of BSGI as adjunct imaging modality for diagnosing breast cancer demonstrated 0 None
2009-12-01 Women with gestational glucose intolerance at risk of metabolic syndrome 0 None
2009-12-01 Portuguese scientists identify a molecular mechanism that can lead to metastases in breast cancers 0 5
2009-12-01 New, fully-automated morphological system offers improved breast cancer detection 0 None
2009-12-01 Low-dose radiation increases breast cancer risk in high-risk women 0 5
2009-12-01 Drinking sugar-sweetened cola a week prior to pregnancy elevates diabetes during pregnancy 0 None
2009-12-01 MRI can identify placenta accreta in pregnant women, reveals study 0 4
2009-12-01 Low-income women experience significantly greater gaps in access to health care 0 None
2009-11-30 BSGI proves to be an effective adjunct imaging modality for detecting DCIS 0 None
2009-11-30 Anti-Aging Institute of California offers 'Don't Pause' to get rid of menopause symptoms 0 None
2009-11-30 British First Lady highlights maternal mortality worldwide 0 None
2009-11-30 Presentations at Tuesday's RSNA conference 0 None
2009-11-27 Dr. Gail Harrison to receive the March of Dimes Agnes Higgins Award 0 None
2009-11-27 Risk of postnatal transmission can be reduced with HAART in HIV-positive mothers 0 None
2009-11-26 Breast Cancer Campaign awards a three year project grant to Cambridge scientist 0 None
2009-11-26 Study on response to breast cancer radiotherapy 0 None
2009-11-26 Merck to commence MK-6913 phase IIa efficacy trial for treatment of hot flashes/hot flushes 0 None
2009-11-26 Three high risk indicators that aid mammography screening 0 None
2009-11-25 Senate Health Committee likely to hold hearing on new mammogram guidelines 0 None
2009-11-25 TMCI announces a national rollout of its successful "Plan" to reach the nation's teen moms 0 5
2009-11-25 SBI urges Congress to exclude the USPSTF guidelines from health care legislation 0 None
2009-11-25 CHMP positive opinion for marketing ELONVA in Europe 0 None
2009-11-25 Alpha-fetoprotein, a well-tolerated agent for treatment and prevention of breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-25 Initiation of Phase II clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of BN83495 announced 0 None
2009-11-25 Positive efficacy data from Phase 2 study of AEZS-108 announced 0 None
2009-11-25 New mammography guidelines can set breast health care back a half century in time, says cancer expert 0 None
2009-11-25 Enzyme that plays an important role in the formation of breast tumours identified 0 None
2009-11-24 IPS examines next year's UNGASS on MDGs, improvements in maternal health 0 None
2009-11-24 Bloomberg examines Sec. of State Clinton's focus on women 0 None
2009-11-24 Guardian Technologies' novel imaging analysis technology platforms may help avoid mammography false positives 0 None
2009-11-24 Groups on both sides of abortion issue revived in Senate reform fight 0 None
2009-11-24 Poll: Women in their 40's will still get mammograms, despite new guidelines 0 None
2009-11-24 New finding reveals Barrett's esophagus in asymptomatic women undergoing endoscopic screening 0 None
2009-11-24 Breast cancer patients treated with chemotherapy drug Taxol more likely to develop chronic neuropathic pain 0 None
2009-11-24 Lysteda tablets to treat menorrhagia approved by the FDA 0 2.8
2009-11-23 Flaxseed oil may reduce reduce the risk of osteoporosis 0 None
2009-11-23 Middle age women who store fat on their waist more likely to develop dementia when they get older: Study 0 None
2009-11-23 Guideline controversy: 'Politics is always intruding into the world of breast cancer' 0 None
2009-11-23 Alcohol consumption in pregnancy affects child behaviour in different ways: Study 0 5
2009-11-23 AdnaTest BreastCancer Select & Detect kit now available in the Czech Republic and Slovakia 1 None
2009-11-23 Luxembourg hospitals order Sectra MicroDose Mammography system 0 None
2009-11-21 Program on patients undergoing individualized treatment for metastatic breast cancer: NCCN 0 None
2009-11-21 Short-term follow-up a reasonable alternative to biopsy of palpable breast lesions 0 None
2009-11-21 Serum progesterone concentration test can aid optimal timing of breast MRI in women with irregular periods 0 None
2009-11-21 Dynamic MRI helps diagnose pelvic organ prolapse in women 0 None
2009-11-21 Whole genome analysis identifies 43 genetic loci contributing to lipoprotein metabolism 0 None
2009-11-21 Genetic sonogram improves accuracy of noninvasive prenatal screening and detection of Down syndrome 0 None
2009-11-20 Plastic surgeons cry foul over Senate health bill's cosmetic surgery tax 0 None
2009-11-20 FISH technology accurate in measuring the HER-2 receptor in human breast tumors 0 5
2009-11-20 Guidelines on cancer screenings spark debate 0 None
2009-11-20 White House and Bishops at odds over abortion 0 None
2009-11-20 'Botax' on cosmetic surgery questioned 0 None
2009-11-20 Health policy research roundup 0 None
2009-11-20 EMEA's CHMP recommends approval of Merck's ELONVA 0 None
2009-11-20 HHS Secretary commended for her statement on government medical panel 0 None
2009-11-20 NMA: New USPSTF recommendations on breast cancer screenings could result in higher death rates 0 None
2009-11-20 Harry Reid unveils health care bill, which includes pro-abortion language 0 None
2009-11-20 New Senate version of health care reform with government funding for elective abortion introduced 0 None
2009-11-20 Obese patients no more likely to have post-operative complications after robot-assisted laparoscopic myomectomy 0 None
2009-11-20 78% of physicians do not agree with government recommendations for mammography: HCD study 0 None
2009-11-20 Finding disproves clinical guidelines about dieting while quitting smoking 0 None
2009-11-20 ACS' mammography screening guidelines receives support from ACoS 0 None
2009-11-20 Individualized decision between woman and her provider is the best choice for mammograms 0 None
2009-11-19 Many pregnant Ugandan women avoid HIV screening 0 None
2009-11-19 Experts available to discuss health effects of abuse and domestic violence 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate health bill's abortion language triggers mixed reactions 0 None
2009-11-19 Family planning drive launched during conference in Uganda 0 None
2009-11-19 AcroMetrix introduces the OptiQual HPV Genotype Panel 0 None
2009-11-19 Insurers say they won't alter mammogram coverage despite new guidelines 0 None
2009-11-19 First Edition: November 19, 2009 0 None
2009-11-19 Experts to study how olive oil lowers the level of cytotoxicity in endothelial cells 0 None
2009-11-19 Parascript releases AccuDetect 3.0 CAD software for film and digital based mammography systems 0 None
2009-11-19 opposes proposed new guidelines for mammograms 0 None
2009-11-19 USPSTF's new guidelines for mammography: The Maurer Foundation for Breast Health Education disagrees 0 None
2009-11-19 Radiation breakthrough to treat breast cancer patients in one day arrives at CTCA 0 None
2009-11-19 Protein content of women's saliva changes with advancing age, describe scientists 0 None
2009-11-19 Women with multiple sclerosis are less likely to have pregnancy complicaitons 0 None
2009-11-18 mdBriefCase to provide online education course on H1N1 virus in pregnant women 0 None
2009-11-18 House vote on abortion amendment causes division among Democrats 0 None
2009-11-18 Tempest over new mammography guidelines affect health legislation, insurance guidelines 0 None
2009-11-18 NBCC: Revised USPSTF guidelines will put screening and its limitations into proper perspective 0 None
2009-11-18 CRESTOR reduces major cardiovascular events in women by 46% 0 1
2009-11-18 Five strength training exercises reduce repetitive strain injury caused by office work 0 None
2009-11-18 Maternal blood biomarkers may help predict pregnancy-induced hypertension 0 1
2009-11-18 Almost half of the women in the UK suffer from lack of vitamin A, find scientists 0 None
2009-11-17 Effect of abortion restrictions in health bill may be less than advocates fear 0 None
2009-11-17 Startling new mammogram guidelines incite debate about risk, cost 0 None
2009-11-17 First Edition: November 17, 2009 0 None
2009-11-17 Power of prevention in women's hands: NYC scales up access to the second-generation female condom 0 5
2009-11-17 Genentech submits sBLAs to the FDA for Avastin 0 None
2009-11-17 Antidepressant drug is effective in treating women with low libido 0 None
2009-11-16 Results of Phase III clinical trials of flibanserin for treatment of HSDD in pre-menopausal women released 0 None
2009-11-16 Abortion-Rights groups mobilizing against House health bill restrictions 0 None
2009-11-16 Both sides puzzle over abortion amendment in House health bill 0 None
2009-11-16 FDA approves Lysteda for treating menorrhagia 0 None
2009-11-16 Enrollment complete in Cytori Therapeutics' international breast cancer reconstruction study 0 None
2009-11-16 highlights Sarah Palin's surprisingly extensive and unflattering record on abortion 1 2
2009-11-16 Rethink Breast Cancer launches 2009 Breast Fest Film Festival 0 None
2009-11-16 Hope for vaccine against Chlamydia 0 None
2009-11-16 Maternal mortality, abortion rates decline in former Soviet bloc 0 None
2009-11-16 Democrats finding little common ground on abortion language in health legislation 0 None
2009-11-13 GOP hopes to rally sentiment against Dems' health bills but face flap over RNC abortion coverage 0 None
2009-11-13 Does prolonged exposure to paternal antigens protect against pregnancy-induced hypertension? 0 3
2009-11-13 Low-level physical activity has beneficial effects on materno-foetal health: Study 0 1
2009-11-13 Post-menopausal women in Asia hospitalized with fragility fracture are not aware whether they had osteoporosis or not 0 None
2009-11-13 Exercise during pregnancy does not harm the health of foetus 0 5
2009-11-13 Medtronic launches an educational campaign to raise awareness of overactive bladder 0 None
2009-11-13 Breast cancer patients who undergo fertility preservation need not delay treatment 0 None
2009-11-13 New and effective medicines underway for treating a wide range of diseases affecting women 0 None
2009-11-13 New minimally invasive laser treatment saves the lives of twins with TTTS 0 5
2009-11-13 Cancer patients with dense breasts have a higher risk of recurring malignancy 0 None
2009-11-12 IVF Witness uses RFID to identify the sperm and eggs, and reduces the risk of lab errors in infertility treatment 0 None
2009-11-12 Abortion rights groups unite in fight against coverage restrictions 0 None
2009-11-12 Baby Boomers seek alternatives for prescription only treatments for menopause symptoms 0 None
2009-11-12 Data supports the use of ExAblate as a safe, effective and durable treatment for uterine fibroids 0 5
2009-11-11 Health debate breaks uneasy peace on abortion policy 0 None
2009-11-11 Newborn and Parenting Resources: A new service from WellPoint for working mothers 1 4.5
2009-11-11 Cancer screening methods are not perfect: Experts 1 4
2009-11-11 OncoVista Innovative Therapies' AdnaTest BreastCancer and EMT1/StemCell products evaluated in German hospitals 0 None
2009-11-11 Capecitabine in chemotherapy regimen reduces early breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-11-11 Women face higher risk of post-stroke depression 0 None
2009-11-11 Pfizer and BMP Sunstone team up to promote Depo-Provera, a product for treating endometriosis 0 None
2009-11-11 Sprycel holds hope for treating Src dependent ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-11-11 HIV/AIDS leading cause of death among women ages 15-44, WHO study shows 0 None
2009-11-10 Abortion clash moves to Senate as Centrists seek House-like provision in health bill 0 None
2009-11-10 SAVI reaches a major milestone in breast brachytherapy 0 None
2009-11-10 "Science In Action: Saving the Lives of Africa's Mothers" report to be released at ASADI conference 0 None
2009-11-10 Environmental factors, obesity and diabetes: Long-term study launched 0 None
2009-11-10 Court denies preliminary injunction against Hologic, Conceptus to continue patent infringement suit 0 None
2009-11-10 Affordable health care can save millions of women, newborns, and children in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2009-11-10 Robotic surgery for vaginal prolapse reduces patient hospital stay and recovery time 0 5
2009-11-10 House-passed abortion restrictions could stir up Senate's health reform debate 0 None
2009-11-10 Teenage women who are obese at higher risk to develop MS as adults 0 None
2009-11-10 Three IVF attempts increase chances of a live birth 0 None
2009-11-10 WHO report calls for improved health care for women, girls 0 None
2009-11-09 CDC continues funding National Sexual Violence Resource Center, awards $4.5M 0 None
2009-11-09 TivaMed changes its name to Viveve 0 5
2009-11-09 Positive study data from Zosano Pharma's ZP-PTH transdermal patch for treating osteoporosis 0 None
2009-11-09 CRINONE vaginal progesterone gel as effective as IM progesterone for luteal phase support in IVF-ET 0 None
2009-11-09 Decision Resources forecasts sales of HER2-targeting agents to grow by 3.3% per year 0 None
2009-11-09 Breast Fest Film Festival to focus on storytelling as part of the healing process 0 None
2009-11-09 Swedish study: Chances of having a baby increases over three cycles 0 None
2009-11-09 Women with asthma find it harder to sleep and feel more tired during the day than men 0 None
2009-11-09 Operation Rescue Insurrecta Nex: "Our biggest battle is to stop the slaughter of children" 0 4
2009-11-09 Cardinal Rigali to support health care bill if an amendment preserving the status quo for abortion is voted upon 0 None
2009-11-09 Lubricants improve the comfort and pleasure of sexual intercourse, and reduce the risk of injury 0 5
2009-11-09 Americans United for Life Action endorses amendment to prohibit abortion mandates and funding in HR 3962 0 None
2009-11-09 To move health reform bill, Dems make abortion agreement, start historic debate 0 None
2009-11-09 Family Research Council releases statement concerning the passage of pro-life amendment 0 None
2009-11-09 Postmenopausal hormone therapy reduces the rate of atypical ductal hyperplasia 0 None
2009-11-09 Democrats' late-night abortion agreement opens door to vote on health bill 0 None
2009-11-09 Patients with highest breast density have greater risk of cancer recurrence, find researchers 0 None
2009-11-07 Human fetuses become active listeners in the last trimester of the pregnancy: Study 0 1
2009-11-07 Gastroschisis may be associated with infections during pregnancy 0 1
2009-11-06 Rights group highlights maternal health issues in India 0 1
2009-11-06 Women with high levels of homocysteine more likely to suffer from Alzheimer's disease 0 1
2009-11-06 Women may not have enough energy to support both hard workouts and getting pregnant: Study 1 5
2009-11-06 New breast reconstruction surgery for women 0 5
2009-11-06 Non-invasive "optical biopsy" to detect breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-06 Citracal Calcium plus Heart Health helps support bone and heart health in women 0 None
2009-11-06 SAVI 6-1Mini applicator is the only brachytherapy solution for patients with small breasts, says study 1 None
2009-11-05 Prenatal DHA, a product developed for pregnant women to ensure adequate DHA, introduced 0 None
2009-11-05 Study suggests three-week course of radiation therapy effective for breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-05 Educational video induces girls diagnosed with PID to ensure partner treatment 0 5
2009-11-05 Oral contraceptives may have a potential role in the management of premenopausal women with asthma 0 None
2009-11-04 Scientific evidence found linking second-hand smoke exposure to pre-menopausal breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Abortion continues to snag health reform legislation, divide lawmakers 0 None
2009-11-04 Majority of women smokers unaware of immediate and long term health risks 0 None
2009-11-04 40 Days for Life prays before Planned Parenthood abortion center, director quits 0 None
2009-11-04 Higher testosterone levels in older women are associated with increased health risks 0 None
2009-11-04 Stress-reduction workshops for women with history of breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 New advanced fertility monitor for women 0 None
2009-11-04 Weightlifting increases self-esteem among breast cancer survivors: Study 0 None
2009-11-04 Obese women less likely to become pregnant and have successful pregnancy, says new findings 0 None
2009-11-04 HER2-positive breast cancer patients can be treated with Trastuzumab and adjuvant radiation therapy 0 None
2009-11-04 Breastfeeding: ADA position paper details health benefits for both infants and mothers 0 5
2009-11-03 Also in Global Health News: Breast cancer in developing world; Burkina Faso ITN distribution; diarrhea in people over age five; Gates Q&A 0 None
2009-11-03 Vaccinating mothers against influeza during pregnancy prevents hospitalization in their infants 0 None
2009-11-03 A new blood test for breast cancer 1 1.5
2009-11-03 Study reveals high risk of recurrence for early-stage breast cancer patients with HER2 positive tumors 0 None
2009-11-03 IMC-RT does not benefit breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-03 Pregnant women tolerate the 2009 H1N1 flu vaccine, mount strong immune response 0 None
2009-11-03 New imaging technique for treatment of breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-02 NIH awards $1.2 million to GE Global Research to develop a low-cost transducer 0 None
2009-11-02 Positive results from Aeterna Zentaris' AEZS-108 Phase 2 study in ovarian cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-02 Medela to host Virtual Human Milk Collection Campaign 0 None
2009-11-02 Curato invests in Sectra’s digital mammography system 0 None
2009-10-31 Conference to address the need for gender specific diagnostic strategies for women 0 None
2009-10-31 Study indicates possibility of a vaccine to prevent Group B Streptococcus infection 0 None
2009-10-30 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2009-10-30 Eisai reports global Phase III study results of eribulin mesylate 0 5
2009-10-30 Fourth annual 'Think Pink, Practice Pink' campaign to raise awareness and support a cure for breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-30 Risk of serious flu-related sickness far outpaces risk of injectable vaccine in pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-30 Leading gynecologist recommends flu shots for pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-30 USANA’s Active Calcium Chewable supplement improves bone health in young girls 0 None
2009-10-30 Women face higher risk of graft loss after liver transplantation compared to men 0 None
2009-10-30 Combination of psychiatric medication and depression linked to preterm delivery 0 None
2009-10-30 Researchers report preclinical results of a novel PET biomarker designed to detect malignant breast tumors 0 None
2009-10-30 Women more likely to suffer from adverse drug reactions than men; proactive approach may help reduce problems 0 5
2009-10-30 PEM scanners outperform MRI in detecting breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-30 Risk of serious flu-related sickness far outpaces risk of injectable vaccine in pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-29 UNFPA maternal health conferences wrap up 0 None
2009-10-29 Novian Health and Rose Medical Center sign an agreement to provide Novilase laser treatment to treat breast lumps 0 None
2009-10-29 Conceptus reports clinical success of its Essure non-incisional permanent birth control procedure 0 None
2009-10-29 NCCN Guidelines for breast cancer does not recommend prophylactic mastectomy in women 0 None
2009-10-29 Bankruptcy Rescue to offer free Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing services for breast cancer victims 0 5
2009-10-29 Routine use of HRT increases longevity in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-10-29 Study shows 62.2 percent of women turn to alternative therapies before medical treatments for infertility 0 None
2009-10-29 Researchers to study how microbial imbalances impact breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-29 Pregnant women with symptoms of depression have a stronger biological reaction to the seasonal flu vaccine 0 5
2009-10-29 Study links low maternal folate levels with attention-deficit/hyperactivity problems in children 0 None
2009-10-28 Fertility Centers of Illinois offers "baby or money back" program 0 None
2009-10-28 Enrollment for Phase 2 clinical study of NKTR-102 completed ahead of schedule 0 None
2009-10-28 Interlace Medical receives 510K clearance to market MyoSure Hysteroscopic Tissue Removal System 0 5
2009-10-28 National Institutes of Health awards $735,000 grant for prenatal obesity and diabetes research 0 None
2009-10-28 Clinical results of INVO procedure for treatment of infertility announced 0 None
2009-10-28 Liquid-based cytology is not better than Pap tests for detecting cervical cancer 0 None
2009-10-28 Anxiety in pregnant women can impact babies' size and gestational age 0 None
2009-10-27 Global health promotion conference begins in Kenya, maternal mortality addressed 0 None
2009-10-27 More than 150 health ministers meet in Ethiopia to discuss maternal mortality 1 None
2009-10-27 Discovery of AVM can relieve pain due to chronic back pain and neurologic deficits 0 5
2009-10-27 Combination of treatments for breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-27 Aquatrove Biosciences announces positive results from Conceive Plus study 0 5
2009-10-27 Child birth to be broadcast live 0 None
2009-10-27 African-American women have delay in follow-up after finding suspicious breast abnormality, says study 0 None
2009-10-27 Heart attacks in middle-aged women more common, says study 0 None
2009-10-27 Pregabalin reduces abdominal pain and improves sleep in women with adhesions 0 None
2009-10-27 New study provides insight into what women think on decision making with regard to breast cancer surgery 0 None
2009-10-27 Physicians launch SUCCEED, program for breast cancer survivors 0 None
2009-10-26 Congressional hearing addresses International Violence Against Women Act 0 None
2009-10-26 In the House, Democrats opposed to abortion threaten reform bill 0 None
2009-10-26 Cook Medical launches FluoroSet for accurate fluoroscopic evaluation results 0 None
2009-10-26 Clinical study to evaluate potential new approaches for early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-26 Canadian cardiologists, oncologists team up to fight breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-26 Rates of binge eating among adult women identical across race but not among college age women 0 None
2009-10-24 Race to raise awareness about breast cancer at the Pyramids of Giza 0 None
2009-10-24 Report on health insurance reform to support women with breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-24 Cleavage rejuvenation, Botox Breast Lift and Awake-Breast Augmentation - are they safe? 1 None
2009-10-24 Rocawear joins Susan G. Komen for the Cure movement in reclaiming women from breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-24 Pregnant women unsure about getting H1N1 flu shot, shows new survey 0 5
2009-10-24 Egypt Race for the Cure supports breast cancer programs 1 5
2009-10-24 Hair & Makeup Artist Network teams up with UBCF to support women afflicted with breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-23 Nutri5, an effective natural product for the relief of menopausal symptoms 0 3.7
2009-10-23 Exposing pregnant women to chemotherapy does not affect the foetus 0 None
2009-10-23 Dig Pink Volleyball Breast Cancer Awareness campaign to raise $1 million in support of breast cancer research 0 None
2009-10-23 Combination treatement for IVF patients may eliminate vaginal bleeding 0 None
2009-10-23 Early diagnostic for ovarian cancer to be developed 0 None
2009-10-23 Adjuvanted and non-adjuvanted H1N1 vaccines safe for pregnant women, say Canadian experts 0 None
2009-10-22 FMWC partners with SOGC and SCC to launch Pap test campaign 0 None
2009-10-22 First clinical trial to test a weight maintenance program for obese pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-22 San Francisco merchants' initiative for breast cancer research and awareness 0 None
2009-10-22 Obese women retain half of post pregnancy weight 1 None
2009-10-22 Pregnant women who are lesbians are not receiving the same care as other mothers-to-be: Study 0 None
2009-10-22 New study on the factors that determine development of posttraumatic stress disorder 0 None
2009-10-22 Researchers develop a non-invasive test to help assess embryo viability for IVF 0 None
2009-10-22 Peregrine Pharmaceuticals reports positive results from Phase II trial of bavituximab 0 None
2009-10-22 Study results of PTH1-34 oral parathyroid hormone presented 0 5
2009-10-22 Breast cancer brought to the forefront of public discussion in the Middle East 1 None
2009-10-22 GlaxoSmithKline's CERVARIX recommended by CDC for protection against cervical cancer 0 None
2009-10-22 Bioidentical Hormones for breast cancer prevention 0 None
2009-10-21 Maternal smoking may increase the level of distress of newborns, says study 0 None
2009-10-21 £17,000 grant to university researcher for breast cancer research 0 None
2009-10-21 New tools needed to identify men and women at risk for the most aggressive cancers 0 None
2009-10-21 Interim study analysis comparing MENOPUR with rFSH in GnRH Antagonist IVF cycles 0 None
2009-10-21 STR genotyping and p57 immunohistochemistry used to distinguish hydatidiform moles 0 None
2009-10-21 No significant differences in pregnancy outcomes with different progesterone formulations 0 None
2009-10-21 Study finds lung scintigraphy more reliable than CTA for pulmonary embolism diagnosis in pregnant patients 0 None
2009-10-20 Human Rights and Oversight to hold a hearing on international violence against women 0 None
2009-10-20 Complimentary book for fertility patients placing first fertility cycle order 0 None
2009-10-20 Women without HOXA13 gene mutation need not be subjected to X-rays 0 None
2009-10-20 Alberta revises its cervical cancer screening guideline 0 None
2009-10-20 IntegraMed America expands its Attain IVF treatment financing offerings 0 None
2009-10-20 Highly educated women deal less well with psychological aspects of breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-20 Link between stress reduction and increase in pregancy rate established 0 None
2009-10-20 PhRMA report says nearly 1,000 life-changing medicines for diseases affecting women in development 0 None
2009-10-20 Right combination of estrogen and SERM can reduce breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-10-20 UT student receives fellowship grant for pre-eclampsia research 0 5
2009-10-19 Walgreens, aVinci Media launch initiative for breast cancer awareness, raises more than $50,000 0 None
2009-10-19 24 Hour Data to support breast cancer awareness, to donate 5% of its October sales to NBCF 0 None
2009-10-19 Mothers receiving HAART less likely to transmit HIV virus to their newborns through breastfeeding 0 None
2009-10-19 Hygeia questions the recently issued state bid notification for breastpumps 0 5
2009-10-15 National Women's Law Center reports how insurance industry discriminates against women 0 5
2009-10-15 Purina Cat Chow's initiative for breast cancer awareness 0 None
2009-10-15 Samsung launches campaign to support breast cancer care and prevention 0 None
2009-10-15 Five research teams receive $2.4 million to help breast cancer survivors 0 None
2009-10-15 Abortions worldwide decline, unsafe abortions kill 70,000 women annually, report says 0 None
2009-10-15 Blocking folic acid action during early pregnancy leads to increased risk of abnormalities in growing baby 0 None
2009-10-14 Medications to reduce folic acid during pregnancy increase the risk of abnormalities in fetus 0 None
2009-10-14 Women with breast cancer can improve their mental health through Transcendental Meditation technique 0 None
2009-10-14 O-Cedar's initiative for breast cancer awareness 0 None
2009-10-14 New diagnostic technology to detect breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-14 Novasys Medical's Renessa named the most promising new product for 2009 0 None
2009-10-14 Abortion law will cause serious and irreversible harm to teens: ACLU 0 None
2009-10-13 Breast tenderness indicates increased cancer risk among women on combination therapy 0 None
2009-10-13 PPAP honors women's health advocates 0 None
2009-10-13 Renowned physicians encourage women to go for regular breast examinations 0 None
2009-10-13 Acupuncture can help prevent caesarean delivery 0 5
2009-10-12 American Airlines Admirals Club's initiative to support breast cancer awareness 0 None
2009-10-12 Researchers identify genes that play a role in the development of endometrial cancer 0 None
2009-10-12 Link between high fat diet during pregnancy and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in child discovered 0 None
2009-10-12 Xoft to showcase a variety of investigational IORT oncology applications at ACS Annual Congress 0 None
2009-10-12 OptumHealth’s conference to focus on advancements in fetal diagnosis and treatment 0 None
2009-10-12 Breast cancer patients who achieve pathological complete response have better outcomes 0 None
2009-10-12 Vaccination against HPV will help decrease cervical cancer death rate in India 0 None
2009-10-12 Public forum and scientific workshop on women's health issues 0 None
2009-10-12 Socioeconomic and geographic disparities in the use of breast-conservating therapy 0 None
2009-10-12 Women with increased levels of M-llerian inhibiting substance are at risk of breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-12 Women who take fertility drugs are at greater risk to develop thyroid cancer 0 None
2009-10-12 Women with deleterious gene mutation diagnosed with breast cancer earlier than their previous generation 0 None
2009-10-09 INVO Bioscience announce the birth of the first baby conceived by the INVO procedure and INVOcell device 0 None
2009-10-09 Stein Mart to donate $100,000 to support Susan G. Komen for the Cure 0 None
2009-10-09 Breast cancer misinformation prevalent among U.S. young women; promotes unnecessary fears 0 None
2009-10-09 New soy germ-based ingredient improves menopausal symptoms 0 4
2009-10-09 'Tens of thousands' of pregnant Indian women die from 'preventable causes,' report says 0 None
2009-10-09 DuoFertility helps women to conceive naturally without IVF 0 None
2009-10-09 Study finds BSGI to be a cost-effective breast diagnostic imaging modality 0 None
2009-10-08 Development of lab-on-chip system for breast cancer detection and therapy 0 None
2009-10-08 Specialists unanimously agree needle biopsy as 'best practice' for breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2009-10-08 BC Cancer Agency scientists find major breakthrough in breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-08 More than 2m infants, women die from childbirth annually, study says 0 None
2009-10-08 Genomic Health to present study results of Oncotype DX multi-gene expression test 0 None
2009-10-07 Research study to determine association of CYP2D6 variation with tamoxifen therapy 0 None
2009-10-07 Researchers tune Diffuse Optical Tomography for early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-07 Uterine artery embolization proves to be better than laparoscopic occlusion of uterine arteries in treating fibroids 0 4
2009-10-07 Minimally invasive sling operations for stress urinary incontinence found promising 0 None
2009-10-07 Combination of leukemia and breast cancer drugs inhibits cancer progression 0 None
2009-10-07 Research and development using stem cells from menstrual blood helps fight against breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-07 USAID grants over $10.5 million for fight against malaria 0 None
2009-10-07 HRT may increase urinary incontinence in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-10-07 Scrapbooking Marathon to raise funds for breast cancer awareness and research 0 None
2009-10-07 Health experts examine maternal mortality in Africa at conference 0 None
2009-10-07 Liquorice consumption linked to shorter pregnancies and adverse affect on child's intelligence and behaviour 0 None
2009-10-06 ACC responds to queries regarding a study published on-line 0 None
2009-10-06 Lady Foot Locker's initiative for breast cancer awareness 0 None
2009-10-06 Gannett launches breast cancer awareness campaign for NBCF 0 None
2009-10-06 Researchers identify that KLF17 gene with Id1 gene can regulate breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2009-10-06 New method to predict risk of breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-06 Kevetrin reduces tumor volume by 72%: Cellceutix 0 5
2009-10-06 Eat strawberries to improve cholesterol levels 0 None
2009-10-06 More efforts needed to present breast reconstruction options to all patients: Study 0 None
2009-10-05 Uncontrolled maternal asthma during pregnancy increases the likelihood of the child developing asthma 0 None
2009-10-05 NC State researchers help design affordable sanitary pads from local, organic materials 0 None
2009-10-05 Bon-Ton Stores to conduct “Shop for a Cure” event to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-10-05 Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada calls for national Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day 0 None
2009-10-05 CIBC supports breast cancer initiative in Canada 0 4
2009-10-03 EMCOR Group's employees wear Pink Hard Hats to support Breast Cancer Awareness 0 None
2009-10-03 FHC launches its second-generation female condom in the U.S. 0 None
2009-10-03 Study to determine vitamin D's effectiveness in pregnant women with asthma 0 None
2009-10-03 Declining support for abortion, national survey reveals 0 None
2009-10-03 U.N. Security Council adopts resolution condemning sexual violence 0 None
2009-10-03 Strengthening the pelvic floor muscles effective for older women with urinary incontinence 0 4
2009-10-03 66 percent of women unaware about accreditation of breast care centers: ACoS survey 0 None
2009-10-03 TIME examines breastfeeding in the Philippines 0 None
2009-10-03 Mothers must heal physically and psychologically from the first stillbirth before conceiving again 0 None
2009-10-03 NEDD9 protein stimulates aggressive metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-03 FDA approves Bayer's IUD Mirena for treating heavy menstrual bleeding 0 3
2009-10-03 Breast milk should not be stored and fed later 2 4.3
2009-10-03 Cybex International to raise funds for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation 0 1
2009-10-03 Study reveals disproportionately higher rate of primary c-sections among African-American women 0 None
2009-10-03 American Airlines' initiative to fight breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-01 House Democratic leaders work to bridge divisions in ranks 0 None
2009-10-01 Democrats shoot down Republican abortion amendment, others pass 0 None
2009-10-01 HRA Pharma launches its new generation emergency contraceptive in Europe 0 None
2009-10-01 New website launched provides details on breast cancer risks faced by younger women 0 5
2009-10-01 Women create nationwide movement to eradicate breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-01 New molecular imaging technique raises hope for common malignant female tumor 0 None
2009-10-01 Treating mothers for mild gestational diabetes reduces infant deaths and birth-related complications 0 None
2009-10-01 Retailers join to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-10-01 Treatment of gestational diabetes benefits both infant and mother 0 None
2009-10-01 Exercise may help reduce breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-10-01 Social environment plays vital role in breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-01 New research shows link between maternal tobacco use and psychotic symptoms 0 None
2009-09-30 Topcor launches Clipa for a Cure to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-09-30 Oilfield leader builds unique colored rig to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-09-30 AMS’ products restore patient's pelvic health and their quality of life 0 None
2009-09-30 Environmental factors play a major role in early pregnancy losses 0 None
2009-09-30 National Cancer Institute grants $9.1M award to BUSM 0 None
2009-09-30 Women making poor shoe choices suffer with hindfoot pain 0 4
2009-09-30 Younger women with metastatic colorectal cancer live longer than younger men 0 None
2009-09-30 AP examines low- cost lobbying effort for birthing centers 0 None
2009-09-30 One third of women avoid routine mammogram tests 1 None
2009-09-29 Women feeling more positive about their genitals find it easier to orgasm 1 5
2009-09-29 Health care reform: Detailing women's stake in the debate 0 None
2009-09-29 Estrogen withdrawal may play a significant role in joint pain during breast cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-29 Researchers recommend hormone therapy prior to mammogram screenings 0 None
2009-09-29 Congressional reception raises awareness about breast cancer in young adult women 0 None
2009-09-28 Merck, Qiagen pledge cervical cancer tools at CGI, meeting highlights effects of gender inequality 0 None
2009-09-28 Study links diabetes to atrial fibrillation in women 0 None
2009-09-26 Initial clinical results for Mpathy Medical's Omnisure sling released 0 None
2009-09-25 NIH calls for identifying better methods to predict the risk of developing breast cancer 0 None
2009-09-25 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to raise public awareness about breast cancer 0 None
2009-09-25 The Adiana permanent contraception system supported by UK's NICE 0 None
2009-09-25 Study reveals that kidney transplants do not affect pregnancy 0 None
2009-09-24 HPV screening and vaccination programmes could eradicate cervical cancer 0 None
2009-09-24 Merck, QIAGEN to collaborate to increase access to HPV vaccination and HPV DNA testing in developing countries 0 None
2009-09-24 Web-based education system improves awareness on cord blood preservation options 0 None
2009-09-24 Palmetto GBA-TrailBlazer Health cover Renessa treatment of female SUI 0 None
2009-09-24 Women usually tightlipped about bladder problems 0 None
2009-09-24 Exposure to PCE may cause congenital birth defects: Study 0 None
2009-09-23 Interactive campaign to raise awareness on breast cancer 2 None
2009-09-23 Sorafenib with chemotherapy for breast cancer patients had a 74% percent improvement in the time they lived 0 None
2009-09-23 Improved respiratory health in Mexican women who use vented stoves 0 None
2009-09-23 Pregnancy can cause metabolic syndrome 0 None
2009-09-23 UNAIDS, NGOs partner to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Africa 0 None
2009-09-23 Amnesty International report highlights maternal mortality 'emergency' in Sierra Leone 1 None
2009-09-22 Beech Sandal Company supports breast cancer awareness program 0 None
2009-09-22 WDS conducts free skin cancer screenings 0 None
2009-09-22 Barbershop singing helps cancer-survivor 0 None
2009-09-22 New device could be the solution to menstrual pain 0 None
2009-09-21 Seven-year program launched to combat maternal, infant mortality in the Philippines 0 None
2009-09-21 New study reveals that large abdominal fat cells contribute to type 2 diabetes in women 1 5
2009-09-21 The “Pink Star” fundraising campaign raises $1M for the National Breast Cancer Foundation 0 None
2009-09-21 March of Dimes to re-launch Healthy Baby program for military families 0 None
2009-09-21 Clothes for women who undergo a mastectomy 0 3
2009-09-21 New report explores the management of pregnancy and depression 0 None
2009-09-21 Postmenopausal women benefit as much from exercise as younger women 0 5
2009-09-18 Research to identify breast cancer disparities 0 None
2009-09-18 Drugs industry names the contraceptive pill as the greatest pharmacy innovation of the past 150 years 0 None
2009-09-18 Two-day forum addresses maternal, child mortality in Asia-Pacific region 0 None
2009-09-18 Deterioration in brain function following breast cancer therapy has negative effects on quality of life 0 None
2009-09-17 UPV provides new model to recognize postnatal depression 0 None
2009-09-17 Deterioration in brain function following breast cancer therapy affects quality of life: Study 0 None
2009-09-17 Workshop to educate women on urinary incontinence 0 None
2009-09-17 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource discusses myths and facts about ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-09-17 The Baucus health care plan covers elective abortions 0 None
2009-09-17 Study: Antiretroviral drugs may prevent HIV infection in women 0 None
2009-09-16 VOICE clinical study for testing the efficacy of two HIV prevention strategies 0 None
2009-09-16 Teva announces availability of its Plan B One-Step emergency contraceptive over-the-counter 0 None
2009-09-16 Newly developed model helps early diagnosis of postnatal depression 0 None
2009-09-16 Celsion's DIGNITY clinical trial aired on Good Morning America 0 None
2009-09-16 Breast cancer prevention drugs may negatively affect patients 0 None
2009-09-16 Mobetron portable radiation therapy system for breast cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-15 Zhena's Gypsy Tea launches campaign for breast cancer awareness and prevention 0 None
2009-09-15 Breast and ovarian cancer awareness campaign launched by Myriad Genetics 0 None
2009-09-15 Researchers find increased risk of breast cancer in women from the industrial accident zone 0 None
2009-09-15 America’s Affordable Health Choices Act helps breast cancer patients recuperate easily 0 None
2009-09-15 Breast Preservation Foundation stresses on the importance public health education programs 0 None
2009-09-14 Boston Scientific to market Bladder Health Network's female urodynamic testing solutions in the U.S. 0 None
2009-09-14 Prenatal testing helps to bring down the birth rate of babies with Down syndrome 0 None
2009-09-14 Report urges world leaders to expand access to free health care in developing countries 0 None
2009-09-14 Massage Envy clinics to donate funds to support breast cancer education 0 None
2009-09-14 Celebrity joins breast cancer awareness campaign 0 None
2009-09-14 Quest Diagnostics' OVA1 ovarian cancer test cleared by the FDA 0 4
2009-09-14 Knowledge gap regarding the use of breast cancer tests 0 None
2009-09-14 Research data reveals why women discontinue treatment with current osteoporosis therapies 0 None
2009-09-14 Test for detecting ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-09-11 Bioidentical hormone therapy is safe and effective for menopausal women 28 4.8
2009-09-11 New stem cell technology could destroy breast cancer cells 0 None
2009-09-11 HALO Pap test for the breast to be featured in a healthcare talk show 0 None
2009-09-11 Enlarged fat cells and waist-to-height ratios can cause diabetes in women 0 1
2009-09-11 Routine screening is useful for identifying pregnant women with gestational diabetes 0 None
2009-09-11 Fau and MELK genes may help improve breast cancer diagnosis and treatment 0 None
2009-09-10 FDA approves Supplemental New Drug Application for DOXIL 0 None
2009-09-10 Quatrx' second phase 3 study of ospemifene tablets provides positive results 0 None
2009-09-10 Season's Practice launches women health and wellness solutions in Northeast Ohio 0 5
2009-09-10 New protocol to tackle postpartum depression 0 5
2009-09-10 Vespa USA supports breast cancer awareness programs 0 None
2009-09-10 80 percent residents aware of family building options: RESOLVE survey 0 None
2009-09-10 First trial of 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine testing launched 0 5
2009-09-09 New television program to raise awareness about cardiovascular diseases in women 1 None
2009-09-09 OB-GYNs explore common pregnancy myths 0 None
2009-09-09 Gabapentin improves sleep quality in menopausal women 0 4.3
2009-09-09 Obesity, alcohol and smoking linked to second breast cancer occurrence 0 5
2009-09-09 Adverse impact of drinking during pregnancy highlighted by health department 0 None
2009-09-08 New procedure used for breast cancer surgery 0 None
2009-09-08 Perkinelmer acquires Indian genetic screening laboratory 0 None
2009-09-08 Contraceptive pill likely cause for 20 percent drop in ovarian cancer rates 0 None
2009-09-07 Nanoparticle-delivered suicide gene therapy effectively reduces ovarian tumor burden in mice 0 None
2009-09-07 Four minute video clip on breastfeeding 0 None
2009-09-05 Angiotensin II receptors not detectable in pregnant or preeclamptic women 0 None
2009-09-05 Catholics for Choice supports coverage of reproductive healthcare services in healthcare policy 0 None
2009-09-05 Researchers study tumor diversity to improve breast cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-05 Alcohol is harmful for unborn babies 0 None
2009-09-04 Dilafor Phase II clinical trial completes 0 None
2009-09-04 World should contribute $23B to increase women's access to contraception, UNFPA says 0 4
2009-09-04 Oncotype DX multigene expression test for breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-04 Postpartum depression affects mother-infant relationship 0 None
2009-09-04 Vaccinating women against HPV prevents breast cancer 1 None
2009-09-04 NCI renews SPORE grant for the diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-09-03 New car design for pregnant mothers 0 None
2009-09-03 IDEAL IMPLANT clinical trial features lump-sum payment to participants 0 None
2009-09-03 Congressional event to raise awareness about young women’s breast cancer risks 0 None
2009-09-03 Estrogen supplements do not suppress bone loss in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-09-02 Death rate from unintentional poisoning triples in middle-aged white women 0 None
2009-09-02 LUNA surgical procedure did not alleviate chronic pelvic pain in women 0 5
2009-09-02 Research reveals that dramatic maternal weight loss prevents obesity in their children 2 None
2009-09-02 Majority of women depend on family or friend's opinion to decide on breast cancer surgery 0 None
2009-09-02 Hexokinase 2 gene highly expressed in brain metastasis in breast cancer patients 0 5
2009-09-01 MammoSite ML radiation therapy system approved for breast cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-01 Increased risk of ovarian cancer witnessed in women taking hormone therapy 0 5
2009-09-01 Telephone counseling and referral service launched for ovarian cancer affected women 0 None
2009-09-01 Correlation between overweight, smoking and breast cancer discovered 0 None
2009-09-01 COCA to conduct meeting on ovarian cancer awareness 0 None
2009-09-01 TransPharma's Phase 2A trial of ViaDerm-hPTH(1-34) for treating severe osteoporosis is successful 0 1
2009-09-01 Psychological therapy for breast cancer patients reduces blood inflammation levels 0 None
2009-09-01 Chemotherapy affects sleep-wake activity rhythms of breast cancer patients 0 1
2009-08-31 Home births performed by registered midwives are safe and natural 1 4.5
2009-08-31 Family and friends play a significant role in breast cancer surgery decision 0 None
2009-08-31 PacifiCord to start its fifth free prenatal class in Southern California 0 None
2009-08-31 New radiotherapy treatment devised for treating women with metastatic ovarian cancer 0 5
2009-08-29 Virginia Health Information publishes online guide containing information about obstetrical services in Virginia 0 None
2009-08-28 Bishops turn against reform, conservative Christians ramp up opposition 0 None
2009-08-28 WERF to assess the hidden cost of endometriosis to society and women with the disease 0 None
2009-08-28 Insight Psychological Centers to open a living facility for women coping with eating disorders 0 None
2009-08-28 IBM announces expansion of service program in Africa 0 None
2009-08-28 $11.5 million grant to Mayo Clinic Cancer Center to translate research into treatments for women with ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-08-28 CRi's Oosight imaging system used for developing a gene transfer technique to prevent inherited diseases 0 None
2009-08-27 Abortion questions continue in health reform debate 0 None
2009-08-27 Thickening of neck arteries in healthy middle-aged women with feelings of hopelessness 0 None
2009-08-27 The Renfrew Center joins forces with AKASA for treating women with eating disorders 0 None
2009-08-27 Polycystic ovary syndrome in women can be relieved by acupuncture and exercise 0 None
2009-08-27 HHS webcast to discuss how pregnant women and new mothers can prepare for the H1N1 flu 0 None
2009-08-26 More than half of women with ovarian cancer face delay in diagnosis 0 None
2009-08-26 Welfare reforms improve quality of life for single mothers and their children 0 None
2009-08-26 Program to help runaway girls proves effective 0 None
2009-08-26 Lifeline Biotechnologies to establish a demonstration site for its First Warning System 0 None
2009-08-26 Tamoxifen drug poses increased risk of developing ER negative breast cancer 0 5
2009-08-26 Study reveals high levels of ergothioneine in RBCs of women with pre-eclampsia 0 None
2009-08-25 Garden Of Life introduces dietary supplement capsule that minimizes varicose and spider veins 0 None
2009-08-25 NCI investigator’s endorsement of of inaccurate high-risk HPV test to refer women to cervical cancer tests is “unfortunate and inappropriate” says Sin Hang Lee 0 None
2009-08-25 New study reveals that mild glucose intolerance in pregnancy may relate to risk of heart disease 0 None
2009-08-25 Research reveals the life-long detrimental impact of maternal smoking during pregnancy 0 None
2009-08-25 PacifiCord to conduct free prenatal classes in San Diego from September 2009 0 None
2009-08-25 FRC urges Obama to support the exclusion of abortion coverage from healthcare plans 0 None
2009-08-25 FDA clears Aperio Technologies to market breast tissue image analysis application 0 None
2009-08-25 Elevated levels of GLI1 protein linked to unfavorable prognosis and progressive stages in human breast cancer 0 None
2009-08-24 Increased testosterone levels boost appetite and career choices in women 0 None
2009-08-24 Emergency contraceptive tablet to help prevent an unintended pregnancy 0 None
2009-08-24 DS Waters of America forges alliance with breast cancer advocacy group 0 None
2009-08-21 New findings to prevent urinary tract infections 0 None
2009-08-21 Expectant mothers cautioned against using home fetal Doppler devices 0 None
2009-08-21 Hospitals treating more black cancer patients experience worse survival rates 0 None
2009-08-20 NYT Magazine interviews Clinton on global women's issues 0 None
2009-08-20 Cambodia's maternal mortality; drugs in Uganda; cholera risk in Zimbabwe; HIV laws in Niger 0 None
2009-08-20 Does fetal fibronectin testing change patient management in women at risk of preterm labour? 0 None
2009-08-20 Novel microRNA plays a major role in invasive breast cancer development 0 None
2009-08-20 Study finds long-term exposure to progesterone may lead to growth of tumors 0 None
2009-08-20 Low income women less likely to be screened for cancer in Ontario 0 None
2009-08-19 IVF treatment not to be combined with alternative therapies 0 None
2009-08-19 Women air concerns on government takeover of health care 11 5
2009-08-19 Low-dose estrogen effective for metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2009-08-19 Nonsurgical, quick and accurate test for diagnosing endometriosis discovered 0 4
2009-08-19 Beveragette Ventures launches all-natural beverage to minimize common PMS and menopause symptoms 4 1
2009-08-18 Weight training reduces lymphedema symptoms after breast cancer surgery 0 5
2009-08-18 Denosumab reduces fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 0 None
2009-08-17 Mandatory folic acid fortification may be unnecessary 0 None
2009-08-13 Wine may offer radioprotective effect for breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-08-12 Weight training reduces lymphedema symptoms after breast cancer surgery 0 2.5
2009-08-11 Only the best looking men tempt women into casual sex 0 5
2009-08-11 UNAIDS report says 50 million women in Asia at risk of HIV infection from intimate partners 0 None
2009-08-11 Holography helps tackle ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-08-10 Seizures during pregnancy linked to pre-term, small or low-birth-weight babies 0 None
2009-08-10 Breastfeeding appears to reduce risk of breast cancer among women with family history 0 None
2009-08-10 Vulvodynia, the most frequent cause of painful sex 0 5
2009-08-10 New kind of “molecular condom” to protect women from AIDS 1 None
2009-08-09 Female supervisors more likely to be sexually harassed at work 0 None
2009-08-07 Cooperation between faith-based organizations and UNFPA critical to maternal health, say groups 0 None
2009-08-06 Botanicals do not have an effect on hot flashes or on cognitive function in menopausal women 0 None
2009-08-06 Rush University Medical Center hosts conference examining Chicago breastfeeding rates 0 3
2009-08-06 Importance of increased funding for molecular diagnostics 0 None
2009-08-06 Many women at high risk for breast or ovarian cancer choose surgery as a precautionary measure 0 3
2009-08-06 More than half of Texas physicians do not follow HPV recommendations 0 None
2009-08-06 Digital mammography plus digital breast tomosynthesis may lower patient recall rates 0 None
2009-08-05 Tips on how to stay safe in the sun 0 5
2009-08-04 Guardian examines U.K. offer to help provide free healthcare in 'world's poorest countries' 0 None
2009-08-03 Genetic link to ovarian cancer found 0 None
2009-08-03 Digital mammography increases cancer detection rates 0 None
2009-08-03 Exercise offers many benefits during pregnancy 0 None
2009-07-31 Ethical ramifications of H1N1 vaccine priority groups 2 None
2009-07-31 U.N. program has little effect in reducing deaths among children in Bangladesh, study finds 0 None
2009-07-31 Abortion, end-of-life care fire up health debate, blogosphere 0 None
2009-07-31 Summer temperatures increase risk of oligohydramnios - amniotic fluid level deficiency 0 4.5
2009-07-30 Maternal mortality; health system strengthening, Opinions 0 None
2009-07-30 UV radiation from sunlight may trigger certain autoimmune diseases in women 0 5
2009-07-28 Current diagnostic tests for ovarian cancer woefully ineffective 0 None
2009-07-27 Adding a drug called neostigmine to epidural analgesia reduces dose needed during labor 0 None
2009-07-24 Researchers identify women at risk of gaining excessive weight with Depo-Provera 2 5
2009-07-22 Expert says the benefits of breastfeeding are oversold 0 3
2009-07-21 Using anti-epileptic drug sodium valproate when pregnant can lower IQ of offspring 0 None
2009-07-20 Hydrogen sulphide investigated for role in pregnancy 0 None
2009-07-16 New breast pumping technique helps preemies’ moms to improve milk supply 0 None
2009-07-16 Obesity increases risk of complications in pregnancy 0 None
2009-07-16 Swine flu warning issued to pregnant women 0 5
2009-07-15 Discovery of key protein for tumor suppression in ER+ breast cancer 0 None
2009-07-15 Economy squeezing access to health care 0 None
2009-07-15 Women veterans don't always get privacy at VA clinics 0 None
2009-07-15 Expert suggests women should grin and bear the pain of childbirth 0 None
2009-07-15 Abortion issue could derail health reform 0 None
2009-07-15 U.N. calls for investing in women to ensure economic recovery, reduce 'health gap' 0 None
2009-07-14 Why oral contraceptives fail for obese women 0 None
2009-07-09 Elevated insulin levels linked to increased breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-07-09 World Food Programme appeals for $23 million to help Yemenis women and children 0 None
2009-07-09 Ethicists urge inclusion of pregnant women in Federal child-health study 0 None
2009-07-09 Two reproductive factors are important predictors of death from ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-07-09 Relationship between migraine history and breast cancer risk among premenopausal and postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-07-08 Abortion could prove divisive for health reform, too 0 None
2009-07-07 Many breast cancer patients being kept in the dark on breast reconstruction 2 None
2009-07-07 Local anaesthetic reduces need for painkillers post-Caesarean section 0 None
2009-07-07 The effects of antimicrobial therapy on bacterial vaginosis in non-pregnant women 0 None
2009-07-07 Chinese herbal medicine for endometriosis 1 4
2009-07-07 Senior breast cancer patients receive ‘chemo’ if treated in private practices 0 None
2009-07-07 Local anaesthetic during a Caesarean section reduces need for painkillers post-op 0 None
2009-07-06 Pilot study removes standard hospital bed as focal point of labor 0 None
2009-07-06 Discovery of genetic key to breast cancer's ability to survive and spread 0 None
2009-07-02 Poor sleep may be more dangerous for women than men 0 4
2009-07-02 Survivors of childhood cancer at greater risk of birth complications when pregnant 1 4
2009-07-01 Young black women prone to gain more unhealthy abdominal fat than Hispanics, study shows 0 None
2009-06-30 Reduced ovarian reserve is associated with an increased risk of trisomic pregnancy 0 None
2009-06-30 Two studies on polycystic ovarian syndrome shed light on its causes and its effect on brothers of women with the condition 0 None
2009-06-30 New test detects genetic and chromosomal abnormalities in embryos - ready for clinical trials 0 None
2009-06-30 Women with cystic fibrosis can have safe and successful fertility treatment 0 None
2009-06-30 Research shows it is possible to freeze embryos and reduce multiple pregnancies in PGD cycles without adversely affecting pregnancy rates 0 5
2009-06-29 First baby born after new ovarian transplant technique 0 None
2009-06-29 New, less invasive genetic test greatly improves pregnancy rates in older women with poor prognosis 0 None
2009-06-28 Rise in alcohol deaths worldwide down to women drinkers 0 None
2009-06-28 Recent trends in breast cancer incidence in U.S. white women by urban/rural and poverty status 0 None
2009-06-25 HPV testing for cervical screening investigated 0 None
2009-06-23 Federal Minister for Health to launch Australia’s first national maternity surveillance system 0 5
2009-06-23 How teenage girls manage stress 0 4
2009-06-23 Migraines with aura in middle age associated with late-life brain lesions 0 None
2009-06-21 Women warned not to wait too long to have a baby 0 5
2009-06-21 Researchers develop promising new breast cancer diagnostic marker 0 None
2009-06-21 Delay in diagnosis of menopause-like condition in young women linked to low bone density 0 None
2009-06-21 U.N. Human Rights Council adopts 'landmark' maternal mortality resolution 0 None
2009-06-21 Reproductive health bill could reduce maternal mortality in Philippines 0 None
2009-06-18 Obesity may reduce brain gray matter in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-06-16 GPs have an opportunity to help infertile couples say North-East scientists 0 5
2009-06-15 Research finds Tamiflu and Relenza relatively safe for use in pregnancy 0 4.5
2009-06-13 Researcher looks for link between gene and pregnancy weight gain 0 None
2009-06-12 Snoring during pregnancy may mean greater risk for gestational diabetes 0 5
2009-06-11 Cancer screening fear is fuelled by lack of information 0 None
2009-06-10 Cocaine and heroin increase permeability of the placenta 0 None
2009-06-10 Women of color more likely to have major health care problems than white women 0 None
2009-06-09 Shame and blame stops women leaving violent men 0 None
2009-06-09 One stop breast clinics best for women 0 None
2009-06-09 Study finds conflict-affected countries receive less money for reproductive health 0 None
2009-06-09 Times of Zambia/ examines maternal mortality 0 None
2009-06-09 Dioxins in food chain linked to breastfeeding problems 1 None
2009-06-09 Irritability in menopause 0 None
2009-06-09 Under-representation of women in cancer research 0 None
2009-06-08 Researchers find clues to improve breast cancer survival 0 None
2009-06-05 Middle-aged women experience more stress but have lower blood pressure 0 3
2009-06-04 Opinion: Governments must take 'concrete action' to reduce maternal mortality, morbidity 0 None
2009-06-04 Help for older women in abusive relationships 0 5
2009-06-03 Women with heavy periods may have an undiagnosed bleeding disorder 0 4
2009-06-02 Bringing life back into the bedroom for cancer survivors 0 None
2009-06-02 Why does dishing with a girlfriend do wonders for a woman's mood? 0 4
2009-06-02 New insights into locally advanced breast cancer 0 None
2009-06-01 Taking a break from hormones doesn't improve mammograms 0 None
2009-06-01 New research shows that a “breast cancer gene” causes osmidrosis and makes earwax wet and sticky 0 None
2009-06-01 Popular antidepressants taken with tamoxifen can increase the risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-06-01 Criminal behavior intervention program found to reduce teens' rate of pregnancy 0 None
2009-05-31 Obese women should not gain weight during pregnancy 0 3
2009-05-27 Worldwide increase in assisted reproduction 0 None
2009-05-27 Black women more likely to have vitamin D deficiency, bacterial vaginosis 0 None
2009-05-26 Some Black women with advanced breast cancer opt against treatment, study finds 0 None
2009-05-26 U.N. system lacks 'serious focus on gender' issues, opinion piece says 0 None
2009-05-26 Discovery of biological markers that may indicate poor breast cancer prognosis 0 5
2009-05-25 Discovery of genetic factors that influence the age at which natural menopause occurs in women 0 None
2009-05-25 Transition to menopause may cause trouble learning 0 None
2009-05-24 Extreme caffeinated soft drink diet leaves woman with serious health issues 2 4.4
2009-05-24 Older women underestimate risk of bone fracture 0 None
2009-05-22 Pregnant women should steer clear of advice to "eat for two" 0 None
2009-05-22 Poor vitamin D status linked to common vaginal infection in pregnant women 0 None
2009-05-22 AIDS treatment activists push UNAIDS and WHO to meet commitments to reduce HIV in women and newborns 0 None
2009-05-22 HER2/neu protein predicts development of invasive breast cancer in women with ductal carcinoma in situ 0 None
2009-05-22 African-American women breast cancer sufferers often refuse chemotherapy and radiation therapy 0 None
2009-05-20 Money worries make women spend more 0 None
2009-05-20 Parents needed to help curb teenage births among Hispanics, group says 0 None
2009-05-20 Good advice for a healthy pregnancy 0 None
2009-05-19 Sex ‘too early’ a cause of regret and disappointment for many young girls 1 4.5
2009-05-19 Genetic signature predicts clinical outcomes in certain types of breast cancer 0 3
2009-05-19 HRT-breast cancer risk stays same, regardless of family history 0 None
2009-05-18 Women more susceptible to damaging effects of smoking than men 0 5
2009-05-18 Many low-income women breast cancer patients skipping hormonal therapy, lowering their survival rates 0 None
2009-05-18 Thyroid surgery outcomes may be worse in pregnant women 0 5
2009-05-18 Two new genes decide when a girl starts menstruation 0 None
2009-05-17 Discovery of genes that determine when girls start menstruation 0 4
2009-05-17 Combining two chemotherapy drugs with Herceptin shows promise for metastatic HER2+ breast cancer 0 5
2009-05-15 Sexual violence aimed at girls, women in Swaziland linked to high HIV/AIDS risk, other health issues 0 None
2009-05-15 Common gene variation explains why some women may find it more difficult to quit smoking during pregnancy 0 None
2009-05-15 Vitamin D may play a role in bacterial vaginosis in pregnant women 0 None
2009-05-14 20% of girls in upper secondary school suffers from school burnout 0 None
2009-05-13 Chemo improves survival among older breast cancer patients 0 5
2009-05-13 Black women develop breast cancer at earlier ages, have higher mortality rates 0 None
2009-05-12 Women diagnosed with precancerous cervical intraepithelial neoplasia at risk for cervical cancer 0 None
2009-05-12 Start taking a vitamin with folic acid before pregnancy 0 5
2009-05-12 DHEA supplement combined with vitamin D and calcium significantly improves spinal bone density in older women 0 4.7
2009-05-12 CDC to review vaccine policies; immigrant, women's rights advocates anticipating repeal of HPV vaccine requirement 1 None
2009-05-12 DASH diet to lower blood pressure also reduces women's risk of heart failure 1 None
2009-05-12 Preconceptional folate supplementation and the risk of spontaneous preterm birth 0 None
2009-05-07 When having an extremely high body image can lead to health problems 0 None
2009-05-07 Probiotics may help fight obesity post pregnancy 0 None
2009-05-05 Black women in Virginia more likely than others to experience infant mortality 0 None
2009-05-04 Women with a history of hypothyroidism at greater risk of developing liver cancer 0 None
2009-05-04 Researchers using cognitive therapy to manage female incontinence 0 5
2009-05-04 Disparities in breast cancer outcomes continue to exist for African-American women 0 None
2009-05-04 Late motherhood boosts family lifespan 0 None
2009-05-03 Women more vulnerable to tobacco carcinogens than men 0 None
2009-05-03 Women live longer but quality of life is often poor 0 None
2009-05-03 Call for mothers to address bone health with daughters 0 None
2009-05-03 Women live longer, not better, largely because of obesity and arthritis 0 None
2009-05-03 Women more vulnerable to the cancer-causing effects of smoking tobacco 0 None
2009-04-30 Why do so many births end up as Caesareans? 0 None
2009-04-30 Study examines radiation dose estimates for pregnant women undergoing therapeutic ERCP 0 None
2009-04-29 Effects of pacifiers on breastfeeding success 0 None
2009-04-29 Amount of breast water could be linked to the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2009-04-26 Predominant risk factors for first urinary tract infections in college-aged women 0 None
2009-04-26 Fistula-related morbidity decreased by prompt treatment in Sierra Leone 0 None
2009-04-26 Women warned about risks of alternative menopause treatments 0 1
2009-04-23 Should cervical screening stop at age 50? 0 None
2009-04-23 New MR procedure may help save women from unnecessary breast biopsies 0 None
2009-04-23 Discrepancies between reports of HRT dangers and supporting data 0 None
2009-04-22 Hormone therapy may lower colorectal cancer risk in women 0 None
2009-04-22 Number of women dying from breast cancer hits record low 0 None
2009-04-22 Walnuts can reduce breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-04-22 Breastfeeding lowers risk of heart attacks or strokes 0 None
2009-04-22 Stress in the form of depressive symptoms affects exercise patterns in breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-04-21 Psoriasis increases risk for developing diabetes and hypertension in women 0 None
2009-04-20 Removal of ovaries during hysterectomy increases risk of death, outweighs benefits 0 None
2009-04-20 Oral contraceptives impair muscle mass gains in young women 0 None
2009-04-20 Research shows how p53 mutations link to high-grade breast cancer, poor outcomes 0 None
2009-04-20 Menstrual cycle affects knee joints 0 None
2009-04-20 Exercise during pregnancy need not require stealing time from other activities 0 None
2009-04-20 The effects of maternal exercise on fetal breathing movements 0 None
2009-04-20 Young women on the pill suffer impaired muscle gains from weight lifting 0 None
2009-04-20 Women who wear veils risk vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2009-04-16 Vegan nuns found to have same bone density as non-vegans 0 None
2009-04-16 Births by Cesarean section rose by more than 40 percent in 10 years 0 None
2009-04-16 A good midwife makes giving birth at home as safe as in hospital 0 None
2009-04-15 Stressed pregnant women more likely to have asthmatic children 0 None
2009-04-14 Surgical gel used to stop bleeding could confuse mammograms 0 None
2009-04-14 Maternal positions and mobility during first stage of labor 0 5
2009-04-14 Upright positions for childbirth shorten first-stage labor 0 None
2009-04-12 More women with early-stage breast cancer opting for double mastectomies 0 5
2009-04-12 Multivitamins have no impact on risk of cancer or heart disease in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-04-12 The invisible woman: Availability and culpability in reproductive health jurisprudence 0 None
2009-04-09 Vitamin D deficiency is associated with inflammation in healthy women 0 None
2009-04-09 Soybean chemicals may reduce menopause symptoms 0 None
2009-04-08 Review of studies finds acupuncture no help for hot flushes during the menopause 0 None
2009-04-08 Women more aware of underarm odor 1 5
2009-04-07 Deadly skin cancer now threatens women in their twenties 0 None
2009-04-06 Does exercise help prevent breast cancer? 0 None
2009-04-05 Breastmilk test may reveal cancer risk early 0 None
2009-04-02 Black women in Britain have double the risk of pregnancy complications 0 None
2009-04-01 Women's health increasingly undervalued in conflicts over reproductive rights 0 None
2009-04-01 Link between certain types of radiation therapy and fertility problems in women 0 None
2009-04-01 A need for better ovarian cancer screening tools 0 None
2009-04-01 To screen for breast cancer or not 0 None
2009-04-01 Discovery of possible trigger for onset of labor 0 None
2009-04-01 Good intentions not enough to protect older women who live alone, MU researcher finds 0 None
2009-04-01 Mother's criticism causes distinctive neural activity among formerly depressed 0 None
2009-03-31 New study will look at effects of breastfeeding on children, mothers and employers 0 None
2009-03-30 Mother's dental hygiene may help reduce incidence of unknown complications in pregnancy 0 None
2009-03-30 Researchers examine relationship between multiple births and maternal depressive symptoms 0 None
2009-03-29 Pregnant women who smoke, urged to give up before 15-week 'deadline' 0 None
2009-03-26 Should all women be screened for domestic violence? 0 None
2009-03-24 Single embryo transfer is the cheapest and most effective strategy for assisted reproduction 0 None
2009-03-24 Fit women much less likely to die from breast cancer 0 None
2009-03-24 Ovarian cancers detected early may be less aggressive, questioning effectiveness of screening 0 None
2009-03-24 Discovery of major new risk factor for melanoma in young women 0 None
2009-03-24 Childhood soy consumption may reduce breast cancer among Asian women 0 3.3
2009-03-24 New York judge orders FDA to reconsider permitting 17-year-olds to Use Plan B emergency contraception without prescription 0 None
2009-03-24 Quality of life may impact coping strategies of young women with breast cancer 0 None
2009-03-23 Proteinuria during pre-eclampsia: A poor predictor of complications? 0 None
2009-03-23 Plan B ruling jeopardizes girls' health, expert says 0 None
2009-03-23 Physical abuse raises women's health costs by 42 percent 0 None
2009-03-23 A new method for assessing women’s eggs could enhance IVF success 0 None
2009-03-20 Biopsy of recurrent breast cancer can alter treatment 0 None
2009-03-20 U.S. preterm birth rate declined slightly in 2007 0 None
2009-03-20 Insecticide exposure may play role in obesity epidemic among some women 0 None
2009-03-17 Study tracks increasing use of CT on pregnant women 0 None
2009-03-17 Early detection of second breast cancers halves women’s risk of death 0 None
2009-03-17 Collagen injections can help some incontinence patients when surgery fails 0 None
2009-03-16 Updated guidelines for ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-03-16 FDA approves FC2 female condom 0 None
2009-03-16 Study examines why overweight women are less likely to undergo breast cancer screening 0 None
2009-03-16 Study reinforces the importance of healthy living for women 0 None
2009-03-12 Certain gene variations protect against cervical cancer 0 None
2009-03-11 Systematic estimation of breast cancer risk appears justified in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-03-11 Should breast tissue be screened for cancer after mammoplasty? 0 None
2009-03-11 Interventional radiology makes complicated C-sections safer 0 None
2009-03-11 Migraines increase stroke risk during pregnancy 0 None
2009-03-10 BRCA gene mutations influence a women's views of preventive mastectomy 0 None
2009-03-04 Birth control shot causes significant weight gain 0 None
2009-03-04 Daily naps may not be that good for older women 0 None
2009-03-04 Hypertension linked to earlier death among African-American breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-03-04 Research trial call for pregnant smokers 0 None
2009-03-04 Younger breast cancer patients have greater chance of recurrence 0 None
2009-03-03 Black women in UK have double risk of complications during pregnancy 0 None
2009-03-03 Obesity and infertility in women 0 4
2009-03-02 Oestrogen's impact on fat storage for childbearing 0 3
2009-03-02 Untreated psychiatric disorders common in single mothers on welfare 0 None
2009-03-02 What role does the brain play in some women's lack of sexual desire? 0 3
2009-03-02 Modern life-making women 'ignorant and ill-equipped' to cope with motherhood 0 None
2009-03-02 Possible new methods to enhance the success rate of fertility treatments 0 None
2009-03-02 Doctors endorse vegan and vegetarian diets for healthy pregnancies 0 5
2009-02-25 Perinatal anxiety - the hidden disorder 0 5
2009-02-25 Parents learn about human papillomavirus vaccine mostly from pharmaceutical advertising 0 None
2009-02-25 Women who have more years of fertility at lower risk for Parkinson's disease 0 None
2009-02-25 Iodine in pregnancy, needs, impact and controversy 0 3
2009-02-25 Increasing number of women suffer from post-birth bleeding 0 None
2009-02-25 Could our mother's diet at time we are conceived set the course for our future health? 0 None
2009-02-25 Yoga helps women with breast cancer 0 None
2009-02-24 Women with diabetes before or during pregnancy at greater risk of depression 0 None
2009-02-24 Triple threat to health for older African American women 0 None
2009-02-24 Low to moderate alcohol consumption among women associated with increased cancer risk 0 None
2009-02-24 One or two drinks a day increase the risk of cancer in women 0 None
2009-02-23 Vitamins B6 and B12 plus folic acid may reduce risk of age-related macular degeneration in women 0 None
2009-02-23 Screening cuts cervical cancer rates by half 0 None
2009-02-23 Relationship between fathers and daughters lead to more girls following dad's career path 0 None
2009-02-23 Calcium linked to lower risk of cancer in women 0 None
2009-02-22 Radioactive bone cement may be a new treatment option for breast cancer 0 None
2009-02-20 Can breastfeeding reduce multiple sclerosis relapses? 0 None
2009-02-18 One-quarter of California adolescent girls has had HPV vaccine 0 None
2009-02-18 Anti-social behavior in girls predicts adolescent depression seven years later 0 None
2009-02-16 Arab-American women need supplement to boost dangerously low vitamin D levels 0 None
2009-02-16 Women's cancer outcome improved by surgical evaluation 0 None
2009-02-16 Breast cancer rates fall as women abandon HRT 0 None
2009-02-10 Postnatal psychosis more common in older first-time mothers 0 None
2009-02-10 Obesity during pregnancy associated with increased risk of birth defects 0 None
2009-02-10 Home pregnancy tests can lead to better prenatal care 0 None
2009-02-10 First-time mothers at a greater risk of psychosis in the month following childbirth 0 None
2009-02-10 Older first time mothers more prone to develop mental illness 0 2
2009-02-10 Experts say multivitamins have no impact on older women's risk of cancer or heart disease 0 None
2009-02-09 Drinking lots of soda raises risk for early kidney disease in women 0 None
2009-02-09 Pregnancy has no impact on breast cancer, but can delay diagnosis and treatment 0 None
2009-02-09 Multivitamin use not linked to women's risk of cancer, heart disease or death 0 None
2009-02-09 Black women with uterine cancers more likely to die than white patients 0 None
2009-02-09 Anti-HIV vaginal gel shows promise 1 5
2009-02-08 Household instability, area poverty and obesity in urban mothers and their children 0 None
2009-02-08 Too many women still die from unsafe abortions 0 None
2009-02-08 Even moderate exercise helps breast cancer recovery 0 None
2009-02-05 Guidance for evaluating menopause-like condition in girls and young women 0 None
2009-02-05 Breast cancer risk rapidly declines after women stop taking postmenopausal combined hormone therapy 0 None
2009-02-03 Vitamin D related to muscle power, force, velocity and jump height in adolescent girls 0 None
2009-02-03 New test predicts how breast cancer patients respond to chemotherapy 0 None
2009-02-03 Resting pulse predicts heart attacks in women 0 None
2009-02-03 Nothing silent about the way ovarian cancer kills 0 5
2009-02-03 19 percent of breast cancer patients don't receive recommended radiation after mastectomy 0 None
2009-02-02 Study shows restrictive law fails to limit number of abortions 0 None
2009-02-02 Use of mammography in U.S. decreases 0 None
2009-02-02 Hormone level during pregnancy may identify women at risk for postpartum depression 0 None
2009-02-02 Study identifies potential 'safe period' for hormone replacement use 0 None
2009-02-02 Weight loss in overweight and obese women reduces urinary incontinence 0 None
2009-02-02 Pregnancy-related hormonal changes linked to increased risk of restless legs syndrome 0 None
2009-01-29 Public information about breast screening in UK has serious shortcomings 0 None
2009-01-29 Repeat teenage pregnancies increasing in the UK 0 None
2009-01-29 Many women who survived childhood cancer do not undergo recommended breast cancer screening 0 None
2009-01-29 Is rapid transition through menopause linked to earlier onset of heart disease? 0 None
2009-01-29 Avoiding environmental tobacco smoke during pregnancy 0 None
2009-01-27 Study may help breast cancer patients make more informed treatment choices 0 None
2009-01-27 Study examines use of loop diuretics and bone mineral density in postmenopausal women 0 None
2009-01-27 Researchers identify risk factors for breast cancer in the opposite breast 0 None
2009-01-27 Researchers refine breast cancer identification 0 None
2009-01-21 Loss of sex drive after menopause affects health, quality of life 0 None
2009-01-21 Heavy and binge drinking during pregnancy increases risk of preterm birth 0 None
2009-01-21 Women who suffer abuse at the hands of a loved one may not be so quick to talk about it 0 None
2009-01-19 Victims of intimate partner violence display distinct patterns of facial injury 0 None
2009-01-19 Survivorship care after breast cancer, call for more action 0 None
2009-01-19 Mammograms on offer at Myers! 0 None
2009-01-19 Breast cancer four times more likely in women with strong family history 0 None
2009-01-19 Women with sexual trauma from childhood gain strength in self-help groups 0 None
2009-01-19 Exercise after menopause lowers breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-01-19 Postnatal depression can be effectively treated and possibly prevented 0 None
2009-01-18 Hormones make pretty women serial monogamists 0 None
2009-01-15 Discovery of new protein that triggers breast cancer 0 None
2009-01-15 Economic status affects obesity rates in Mexican-American and white women 0 None
2009-01-15 Oral contraceptives may be safe, but information gaps remain 0 None
2009-01-14 Obesity raises ovarian cancer risk 0 None
2009-01-14 Women may be more likely to experience EMS delays for heart care 0 None
2009-01-14 Smoking during pregnancy impacts thyroid function of mother and fetus 0 None
2009-01-13 Women suffer more from rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-01-13 Research confirms value of risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy for women with BRCA mutations 0 None
2009-01-13 Question marks over herbal remedies for menopausal symptoms 0 None
2009-01-13 HPV testing followed by cytology and repeat HPV testing may improve cervical cancer screening 0 None
2009-01-12 Protein that regulates hormones critical to women's health found in pituitary 0 None
2009-01-12 Outdoor alcohol advertising and problem drinking among African-American women in NYC 0 5
2009-01-12 HRT linked to brain shrinkage, but not lesions 0 None
2009-01-12 Blood mercury levels associated with income, ethnicity and coastal areas 0 None
2009-01-09 Older women who are more physically fit have better cognitive function 0 None
2009-01-07 Women's access to donated kidneys declines with age, particularly compared with men 0 None
2009-01-07 Pap test procedure facts 0 None
2009-01-07 Repeat cesarean deliveries before 39 weeks raises risk of neonatal illness 0 None
2009-01-06 Bacteria discovered in amniotic fluids of women who undergo preterm birth 0 None
2009-01-06 Bulimia linked to brain circuit abnormalities 0 5
2009-01-05 Metadherin gene linked to metastasis of breast cancer 0 None
2009-01-05 Obesity may contribute to the development of ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-01-05 Maternity leave appears to decrease cesarean deliveries and increase breastfeeding 0 None
2009-01-05 Researchers look at global endometrial ablation procedure for heavy menstrual bleeding 0 None
2009-01-05 Frontostriatal brain circuits play role in bulimia nervosa in women 0 None
2009-01-05 Inherited factors play key role in breast cancer 0 None
2009-01-05 Women reminded yearly examinations best way to prevent cervical cancer 0 None
2009-01-05 Study links obesity to elevated risk of ovarian cancer 0 None


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