Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - March 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
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


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