Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - February 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
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


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