Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-12-31 Additional financing to fund Advaxis' cervical cancer trials 0 None
2011-12-31 Poly Implant Prothèse misleads TÜV Rheinland over silicone-filled breast implants 0 None
2011-12-30 Meditation, yoga and physical awareness benefit breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-12-29 Healthy diet keeps the brain sharp 0 None
2011-12-29 Lost weight returns as more fat and less muscle: Study 0 None
2011-12-29 Avastin fails to live up to expectations for extending survival in ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-12-29 Venezuela offers to pay for removal of faulty breast implants 0 None
2011-12-29 David Cameron’s “big bang” approach to raising alcohol taxes and discouraging drinking 0 None
2011-12-29 GOG targeted therapy phase 3 clinical trial delays progression of advanced ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-12-29 Bevacizumab delays disease progression in ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-12-28 Faulty PIP breast implant fears deepen 0 None
2011-12-28 Celiac disease may increase risk of disordered eating, depression in women 1 None
2011-12-26 Allergan seeks to reassure surgeons, patients about safety of breast implants 1 None
2011-12-26 Oncologists present results from studies on relapse of breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-23 Roundup: HIV staff to be cut in Ga.; Abortion news in N.J., Mo.; Wis. Medicaid coverage in limbo 0 None
2011-12-23 Top-line results from Noven's LDMP Phase 3 clinical study on menopausal VMS 0 None
2011-12-23 Ohio law prohibits abortion coverage by insurers in state exchanges; Pa. measure would step up abortion clinic regulation 0 None
2011-12-22 Consistent evidence that HRT use associated with breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-22 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center joins The Robertson Foundation 0 None
2011-12-22 Effects of allopregnanolone in women with severe pre-menstrual syndrome 0 5
2011-12-22 HPV vaccine support by GAVI example of 'equity in health' 0 None
2011-12-22 Study hopes to explain premature births and failed inductions of labour 0 None
2011-12-22 Government, humanitarian agencies respond to flooding in Philippines, warn of disease threat 0 None
2011-12-22 Scott & White gynecologist receives Honorary Fellowship from RANZCOG 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers evaluate Clade C HIV envelope protein in Phase I trial 0 None
2011-12-22 Truths and myths about pregnancy, obesity 0 None
2011-12-21 Sunless tanners could reduce sunbathing time: Study 0 None
2011-12-21 Breastfeeding should continue until 12 months urge experts 0 None
2011-12-21 Fear of cancer spurs breast implant recall 0 None
2011-12-21 IPS profiles maternal shelter in Kenya's North Eastern province 0 None
2011-12-21 Early intervention mitigates risk of substance abuse among pregnant women 0 None
2011-12-21 SMA honors JSUMC obstetrician with Robert D. and Alma W. Moreton Original Research Award 0 None
2011-12-21 CLND may help reduce papillary thyroid cancer recurrence rates 0 None
2011-12-21 Women with breast cancer more likely to develop heart disease 0 None
2011-12-21 BU professor to study incidence of hypertension, diabetes and asthma in African American women 0 None
2011-12-20 Over one third of youths get arrested before 23: Study 0 None
2011-12-20 Mammography appears to detect women with low-risk breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-20 SonoCiné AWBU effective in detecting small cancers not detectable with mammography 0 5
2011-12-20 ABC News' 20/20 examines maternal health, mortality worldwide 0 None
2011-12-20 DHEA hormone may help a woman's menopausal symptoms, sex life 0 None
2011-12-19 Smoking in women associated with skin cancer: Study 0 None
2011-12-19 Bloomberg TV to air segment on Antigen Express' immunotherapeutic breast cancer vaccine 0 None
2011-12-19 MDA doctors challenge breast cancer brachytherapy study 1 None
2011-12-19 Study finds knee pain patterns vary among women over a 12-year period 0 None
2011-12-18 HPV test outshines Pap smears for detection of early cervical cancers 0 None
2011-12-18 Hard to accept for some – there is NO Mr. Perfect! 1 1
2011-12-18 Sex statistics show a quarter of women beginning before sixteen 0 None
2011-12-17 Women, girls affected by HIV in Indonesia face poverty 0 None
2011-12-17 President Obama honors mentoring program for minority girls in science and health 0 None
2011-12-17 Many maternal deaths from pre-eclampsia in the UK linked with substandard care 0 None
2011-12-17 State news: Ariz. Planned Parenthood resumes some services 0 None
2011-12-17 3-year study identifies key interventions to reduce maternal, newborn, child deaths 0 None
2011-12-16 Viewpoints: Fascination with Wyden, Ryan plan; Need for school nurses; Pa. abortion bill controversy 0 None
2011-12-16 Vaginal progesterone decreases odds of premature delivery in women 0 None
2011-12-16 GOP presidential candidates promise limits on abortion 0 None
2011-12-16 Protecting displaced women and children from gender-based violence 0 None
2011-12-16 Glucocorticoid inhalation during pregnancy does not increase risk of diseases in offspring 0 None
2011-12-16 AlertNet examines effects of Nepalese water shortages on local women's hygiene 0 None
2011-12-16 Family planning efforts in Pakistan lag despite rising population, Washington Post reports 0 None
2011-12-16 Evidence-based interventions to reduce newborn and maternal mortality 0 None
2011-12-16 Increased temperatures can shorten gestation time and lead to stillbirth 0 None
2011-12-16 Almost two-thirds of pregnant women in B.C. consume prescription drugs 0 None
2011-12-16 Hologic receives FDA approval for Cervista HTA system to detect cervical cancer 0 None
2011-12-16 Antimalarial drugs administered during pregnancy safer than contracting malaria, study suggests 0 None
2011-12-15 Senate Democrats seek justification for Plan B decision 0 None
2011-12-15 Potential breakthrough test would predict breast cancer progression, recurrence 0 None
2011-12-15 Vaginal progesterone safe and effective in preventing preterm birth 0 None
2011-12-15 Chevron's role in fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa 0 None
2011-12-15 Vaginal progesterone reduces rate of preterm birth and neonatal complications 0 None
2011-12-15 Experts warn expectant moms about dangers of common cold medicines during pregnancy 0 None
2011-12-15 Gynaecological cancer survival rates have improved in Eastern England 0 None
2011-12-15 Half of all stillbirths result from pregnancy disorders, placental conditions 0 None
2011-12-15 Unit pricing of alcohol on the agenda in the UK 0 None
2011-12-14 Initiative for Women with Disabilities opens new facility in Manhattan 0 None
2011-12-14 Cancer screening: Is it necessary in the elderly? 0 None
2011-12-14 Mothers of very low birth-weight infants suffer worse health 0 None
2011-12-14 With federal court action looming, Sebelius says Plan B decision 'not about politics' 0 None
2011-12-14 Viewpoints: The high cost of treating patients who may die; Young girls and Plan B 0 None
2011-12-14 Stillbirth linked with factors identifiable before or at the start of pregnancy 0 None
2011-12-14 Older women may face negative consequences with weight regain after loss 0 None
2011-12-14 Study finds underutilization of warfarin among Kentucky women with AF 0 None
2011-12-14 Link between maternal pre-pregnant BMI, weight change in pregnancy and offspring birthweight 0 None
2011-12-13 Reuters examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-12-13 Viewpoints: Blocking an abortion option for military women; Plan B pushback; Solving Wis. doc shortage 0 None
2011-12-12 Detox diets useless – eat less and exercise more for good health 1 5
2011-12-12 New nutrition guidelines for healthier living 0 None
2011-12-12 Abortion does not raise risk of mental ailment: Experts 0 None
2011-12-12 Side effects and non-compliance with breast cancer therapy 3 None
2011-12-12 Risk of breast cancer in the genetically predisposed 0 None
2011-12-12 Chemotherapy can cause cognitive problems in breast cancer survivors 0 4
2011-12-12 Link between vitamin D deficiency and urinary incontinence 0 None
2011-12-12 Researchers shown how BRCA1 inactivation raises cancer risk 0 None
2011-12-12 Obese women with early-stage HER2-positive breast cancer may have poorer outcomes 0 None
2011-12-12 Many postmenopausal women quit breast cancer drugs early because of side effects 0 5
2011-12-12 Incidence of TB diagnosis is increased in mothers postpartum 0 None
2011-12-11 Generous couples have happier marriages: Study 0 None
2011-12-11 FDA panel supports birth control Yaz but advises labeling changes 0 None
2011-12-11 Breast cancer hope with new drug and new combination regimens 0 None
2011-12-11 President Obama’s take on the morning-after pill debate 0 None
2011-12-09 Report says African mothers confused over infant-feeding options to prevent HIV transmission 0 None
2011-12-09 Obama defends limit on morning-after pill 0 None
2011-12-09 FDA panel: Some birth control pills should carry stronger warning labels 0 None
2011-12-09 The contraceptive pill could reduce risk of ovarian and uterine cancer in nuns 0 None
2011-12-09 ZEN bust-enhancing supplements may increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-09 Investing in women to reduce effects of climate change 0 None
2011-12-09 Patients having stray tumor cells in the blood should receive aggressive treatment 0 None
2011-12-09 Sebelius overrules FDA on 'morning after' pill's OTC availability 0 None
2011-12-09 Initial results from whole-genome sequencing trial for triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-09 VDF, CDC and VDC to educate women about gender-specific DVT risks 1 1
2011-12-09 Ovary removal in younger women may lead to low-bone mineral density, arthritis 0 None
2011-12-09 Women with non-melanoma skin cancers more likely to have smoked cigarettes 0 None
2011-12-09 Binge drinking linked to risk of sexual victimization among freshman women 0 None
2011-12-09 Forbes interviews Sarah Brown about her work in maternal, child health advocacy 0 None
2011-12-08 Breakfast cereals high in sugars: Report 0 None
2011-12-08 Breast cancer risks and management updates 0 None
2011-12-08 Sebelius overturns FDA on morning after pill access 0 None
2011-12-08 Women face disproportionately high risks from climate change, UNEP report says 0 None
2011-12-08 Young women who binge drink are at high risk of sexual assault 0 None
2011-12-08 Study raises questions about breast cancer therapy 0 None
2011-12-08 Zoledronic acid increases bone mineral density, reduces recurrence in postmenopausal breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Ixabepilone-sunitinib combination holds potential against chemotherapy-resistant ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Combination of two anti-estrogen drugs extends survival time of women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Adjuvant zoledronic acid shows promise against ER-positive premenopausal breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 African American women are less psychologically affected by being overweight 0 None
2011-12-08 Notch inhibitor appears to treat breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Influenza shot boosts immune response in pregnant women, protects neonatal babies 0 None
2011-12-08 Combination treatment extends lives of women with metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Simple mindful eating, stress-reduction techniques help prevent weight gain in obese women 0 None
2011-12-08 Women & Infants the first to offer digital breast tomosynthesis in southeastern New England 0 None
2011-12-08 State roundup: Aetna suing over Mich. BCBS hospital deals; ACLU threatens Ohio abortion suit 0 None
2011-12-08 Updated data from Novartis Afinitor plus everolimus Phase III study on advanced breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-08 Watson introduces Amethia Lo and ethinyl estradiol tablets 0 None
2011-12-07 Arsenic in rice worrisome 1 None
2011-12-07 Reuters examines role of family planning at Durban climate change talks 0 None
2011-12-07 AmLactin can help the skin through menopause 0 None
2011-12-07 Merck, PATH form partnership to fight causes of maternal mortality 0 None
2011-12-07 Majority of women do not receive guideline-recommended breast cancer adjuvant therapy 0 None
2011-12-07 Diabetes increases risk of emergency caesarean birth in women with poorly contracting uterus 0 None
2011-12-07 Study compares two radiation therapy techniques available to women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-07 Family planning spending cuts will lead to 'more unwanted' pregnancies, 'unsafe abortions' 0 None
2011-12-07 Breast reconstruction after mastectomy safe for older women 0 None
2011-12-07 Women experience intimate partner violence, depression after childbirth 0 None
2011-12-07 Circadian activity rhythm linked to subsequent development of dementia or MCI 0 None
2011-12-07 UNAIDS, PEPFAR announce 5-year action framework to scale up voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention 0 None
2011-12-06 More mothers are breastfeeding their newborns, but for too short a duration 0 None
2011-12-06 Scientists identify a pattern that predicts which pregnant women likely to have complications 0 None
2011-12-06 Breast cancer patients might experience prolonged fatigue years after chemotherapy 0 5
2011-12-06 Combination of metformin and exercise can prevent Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-06 Prenatal exposure to valproate may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2011-12-06 New research suggests that teenage texting of nude photos not so popular 1 1
2011-12-05 Alcohol related liver problems on the rise among the young 0 None
2011-12-05 Unigene acquires exclusive worldwide rights to oral PTH program from GSK 0 None
2011-12-05 Genetic variation predicts survival chances of ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-12-04 Study busts myth that men think about sex every seven seconds 0 None
2011-12-04 Dads may be helping out but Moms still multi-tasking and stressed: Study 0 None
2011-12-03 Novartis to showcase 160 presentations on breast cancer, hematological disease drugs at SABCS and ASH 0 None
2011-12-03 Obesity significantly affects personal finances 0 None
2011-12-03 Two-thirds of women with catamenial epilepsy have diagnosis of partial epilepsy, study finds 1 4
2011-12-03 Progesterone can benefit women with catamenial seizures: Study 0 5
2011-12-03 Women for Positive Action comments on research into prevention strategies for sexual transmission of HIV 0 None
2011-12-02 Letter from Secretary of State Clinton to attendees of International Conference on Family Planning 0 None
2011-12-02 CSIS report examines reaching women, girls through GHI in Malawi 0 None
2011-12-02 Al Jazeera examines HIV, drug use among women in Northeast India 0 None
2011-12-02 Emotional experience of multitasking is different for mothers and fathers 0 None
2011-12-02 Papua New Guinea experiencing 'crisis in maternal health,' government task force says 0 None
2011-12-02 Percentage of pregnant women living with HIV in South Africa increases, survey suggests 0 None
2011-12-02 First results from whole-genome sequencing clinical trial on triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-02 Researchers discover why men more likely than women to develop squamous cell skin cancer 0 None
2011-12-02 Women with overactive bladder invited for virtual research study 0 None
2011-12-02 Researchers identify cancer cell mitochondria as 'Achilles' heel' of tumor growth 0 5
2011-12-02 Life expectancy rising in Afghanistan with infant, maternal mortality declining, survey shows 0 None
2011-12-02 Low-carbohydrate diet may help prepubescent girls avoid obesity associated risks 0 None
2011-12-02 Mylan confirms generic Generess Fe patent challenge 1 None
2011-12-01 Increased screening for mental health, substance abuse may help identify women at risk of suicide 0 None
2011-12-01 Thousands gather in Senegal for second International Conference on Family Planning 0 None
2011-12-01 Alzheimer's disease affects women more than men 0 None
2011-12-01 Young women attempting to lose weight should consume a high dairy-source protein diet 0 None
2011-11-30 Coronary CTA reveals different heart attack risk scenarios for men and women 0 4
2011-11-30 Annual mammograms may be necessary beyond 40: Study 0 None
2011-11-30 Medicare to pay for obesity counseling sessions 1 None
2011-11-30 Morning snacking harms diet and affects weight loss efforts: Study 0 None
2011-11-30 Obama administration appeals to bring in cigarette pack graphic images 0 None
2011-11-30 Novel breast cancer surgical technique now available in New England 0 None
2011-11-30 Elevated blood sugar levels linked with increased risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-11-30 Study identifies risk factors for women in need of treatment after PTSD 0 None
2011-11-30 Study: Abstinence-only education does not reduce teen pregnancy rates 0 None
2011-11-30 Polarized filter may improve ability to detect precancerous changes, reduce unnecessary biopsies 0 None
2011-11-30 Mayo Clinic becomes FUS Foundation's new Research Award recipient 0 None
2011-11-30 Women over 40 would benefit from annual screening mammography 0 None
2011-11-30 Lapatinib could extend survival in women with Her2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-29 FDA approves Watson's ANDA for generic Yaz oral contraceptive 0 None
2011-11-29 IPS examines efforts to end violence against women, including U.N. Trust Fund and International Day 0 None
2011-11-29 N.J. nurses sue over abortion policy; St. Paul hospital discontinues abortions 0 None
2011-11-29 Testing of vaginal gel for HIV prevention halted after interim results showed no difference from placebo 0 None
2011-11-29 Growth hormone replacement increases bone formation in abdominally obese women 0 None
2011-11-29 Second biopsy for suspected recurrent breast cancer can alter treatment 0 None
2011-11-29 Drawing attention to ending gender-based violence 0 None
2011-11-29 Virtual childbirth software can help plan majority of C-sections 0 None
2011-11-29 VOICE continues testing daily use of ARV Truvada among women in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2011-11-29 Peninsula Foundation secures funding for PCOS and diabetes research 0 None
2011-11-28 First time mothers may put themselves and baby at risk by choosing home-birth: Report 0 None
2011-11-28 Genetic, lifestyle factors and HRT increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-28 Tenofovir gel no more effective than placebo gel in preventing HIV 0 None
2011-11-28 Healthy snacks can aid weight-loss efforts 0 None
2011-11-28 U-Systems introduces somo-v Automated Breast Ultrasound Platinum system at RSNA 2011 0 None
2011-11-28 Hologic releases C-View synthesized 2D image reconstruction algorithm 0 None
2011-11-27 Mass immunization with cervical cancer vaccine switched to a more effective variety 0 None
2011-11-24 Women with low risk pregnancies should be able to choose where they give birth 0 None
2011-11-24 Democrats ask Obama not to dilute contraceptive benefits 0 None
2011-11-23 Saving Lives at Birth partnership supports two bold ideas that address maternal, newborn deaths 0 None
2011-11-23 WHO director-general Chan nominated for second term 0 None
2011-11-23 Pre-existing depression may not delay diagnostic resolution of abnormal cancer screening 0 None
2011-11-23 Prioritizing the family planning needs of young women 0 None
2011-11-23 Complications following breast reduction surgery more common in older women 0 None
2011-11-23 Men less willing to participate in cancer screening than women 0 None
2011-11-23 'Fistula hotline' in Sierra Leone helps identify women for treatment 0 None
2011-11-23 George W. Bush to travel to Africa to raise awareness about cervical, breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-23 Partnerships, additional funding allow for expansion of PEPFAR to combat cervical cancer 0 None
2011-11-23 New IOM report assesses breast cancer risk posed by environmental factors 0 None
2011-11-23 EpiGen to collaborate with Nestl- Research Center in Switzerland 0 None
2011-11-22 Virtues of a simple “Thank You” a day 0 None
2011-11-22 Coffee may protect against womb cancer: Study 0 None
2011-11-22 Is economic crunch the best birth control? 0 None
2011-11-22 CRF to sponsor Women's Heart Health Summit 0 None
2011-11-22 Scientists search for main culprit behind Sj-gren's syndrome 0 None
2011-11-22 Hypertension on the rise in Canada 0 None
2011-11-21 Review highlights promising interventions to improve reproductive health of women living with HIV in developing countries 0 None
2011-11-21 ACR denounces new breast cancer screening guidelines by CTFOPH 0 None
2011-11-21 Recommendations aim to enhance health and quality of life for frail and vulnerable patients in nursing home care 0 None
2011-11-21 Active sex life in seniors secret to happiness 0 None
2011-11-21 Breast cancer drug Avastin loses FDA support 0 None
2011-11-21 Clinical value of OrSense NBM 200 non-invasive Hb monitor for maternal health to be presented at 4th COGI 0 None
2011-11-21 Multi-center cabozantinib trial for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer with bone metastases initiated 0 None
2011-11-21 FDA grants HDE marketing approval for BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System to treat cervical cancer 0 None
2011-11-19 Omega-3 linked with reduced joint pain and cognitive side effects of breast cancer therapy 1 3.3
2011-11-19 Combo hormone therapy increases risk of breast cancer in women with new-onset tenderness 0 None
2011-11-19 Avastin drug not safe and effective for breast cancer patients: FDA Commissioner 0 None
2011-11-19 GAVI Alliance to fund roll-out of vaccines against cervical cancer, rubella in developing countries 1 None
2011-11-19 FAMEDS founder condemns FDA decision on Avastin for metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-19 FDA revokes approval of Avastin for breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-19 Women with pre-existing hypertension more likely to develop depression during pregnancy 0 None
2011-11-18 High fish intake during pregnancy leads to better verbal intelligence, motor skills in children 1 None
2011-11-18 Longer looks: The Supreme Court and health law politics; Obama and drug shortages 0 None
2011-11-18 Chloroquine-chemotherapy combination holds potential for metastatic breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-11-17 Stroke incidence related to blood type: Study 0 None
2011-11-17 Annual report on sexually transmitted infections reveals rising trends 0 None
2011-11-17 MammaCare technology sets standards for clinical breast exams 0 None
2011-11-17 Incidences of self harm rises among adolescents: study 0 None
2011-11-17 Psychiatric medication use soaring among women: Report 1 None
2011-11-17 Women much more likely to suffer from “broken heart syndrome” 0 None
2011-11-17 IRIN examines efforts to train midwives, improve maternal health in Laos 0 None
2011-11-17 Mannosides show promise against urinary tract infections 0 5
2011-11-17 Potential breakthrough in treating late-stage ovarian cancer 1 None
2011-11-17 Link between NRXN3 gene and impulsivity 0 None
2011-11-17 Bionovo initiates Menerba Phase 3 trial in menopausal hot flashes 0 5
2011-11-16 Additional results from BioSante's LibiGel pK study on HSDD 0 None
2011-11-16 Intelligent children more likely to abuse drugs as teens and adults: Study 0 None
2011-11-16 Insulin sensitivity in the ovaries and the pituitary linked to infertility 0 None
2011-11-16 First clinical trial of dapivirine-maraviroc ring to treat HIV in women 0 None
2011-11-16 Alcohol can readily decrease function of women's serotonin system 0 None
2011-11-16 Romney assailed for Mass. effort to stop care for sick girl 0 None
2011-11-15 Multifaceted quality initiative can reduce adverse obstetric outcomes 0 None
2011-11-15 Study identifies demographic and health related characteristics related to mobility limitation 0 None
2011-11-15 Whole-body-vibration does not effectively boost bone density 0 None
2011-11-15 Study examines abortion services for women living with HIV in Brazil, Namibia, S. Africa 0 None
2011-11-15 Pregnant women, new mothers benefit from text4baby mobile service 0 None
2011-11-15 Women with inflammatory breast cancer now have a chance of treatment 0 5
2011-11-14 Increased access to PMTCT needed to end pediatric AIDS, build an 'AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-11-14 Link between hysterectomy and early menopause among younger women 0 5
2011-11-14 Fetal stem cells play an important role in inducing maternal cardiac repair 0 None
2011-11-14 A dangerous combo – schoolies warned 0 None
2011-11-14 Sugary drinks raise risk of heart disease in women: Study 0 None
2011-11-14 Sexual and physical abuse of girls raises risk of heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-11-14 First study to look at alcohol consumption in adolescents and risk of breast disease 0 None
2011-11-14 Mothers' behaviour during pregnancy can predict children at high risk of obesity 0 None
2011-11-14 Scientists discover molecular basis for tamoxifen resistance and potential way to defeat it 0 None
2011-11-14 Link between sugar-sweetened beverages and increased cardiovascular risk in women 0 None
2011-11-14 Sleep problems may increase risk of fibromyalgia among women 0 None
2011-11-14 Alcohol consumption may increase risk of benign breast disease in adolescents 0 None
2011-11-14 Depression linked to heart disease mortality among young people 0 None
2011-11-13 NICE refuses AstraZeneca breast cancer drug on NHS 0 None
2011-11-13 Salt – is it bad for the heart? Debate continues 0 5
2011-11-13 Religion promotes optimism, support systems, and reduced mortality risk in older women: Study 0 None
2011-11-11 Inflammatory arthritis or autoimmune disease ruled out as cause for joint pain associated with AIs 0 None
2011-11-11 Simple outpatient procedure can quickly diagnose and treat ankyloglossia 0 None
2011-11-11 Global Press Institute examines HIV/AIDS among women in Zambia 0 None
2011-11-11 Loss of 'personhood' amendment in Miss. raises questions about anti-abortion strategy 0 None
2011-11-11 Alcohol consumption may decrease risk of death from coronary artery disease 0 None
2011-11-10 A woman’s brain can get damaged faster with alcohol abuse: Study 0 None
2011-11-10 Obese premenopausal women may benefit from dairy food consumption 0 None
2011-11-10 Home nursing visits safe and effective for initial post-delivery well-baby check-ups 0 None
2011-11-10 Miss. voters reject abortion measure; Ohio restores pubic employees' rights 0 None
2011-11-10 Merck's NEXPLANON 68 mg now available in the U.S. 0 1
2011-11-09 Large-scale trials show HPV vaccine effective against multiple strains, could reduce need for screening 0 None
2011-11-09 Sex of patient plays a relevant role in recovery from facial paralysis 0 None
2011-11-09 Native Americans, Hispanics and Asians have higher incidence of lupus 0 None
2011-11-09 Benefits of hormone replacement therapy in protecting women from Alzheimer's inconclusive 0 None
2011-11-09 Teenage girls with recurrent PID face fivefold risk of chronic pelvic pain and high rates of infertility 0 None
2011-11-09 Johns Hopkins researchers unravel how breast cancer metastasizes 0 5
2011-11-09 Reuters examines reproductive health issues in Russia 0 None
2011-11-09 Neuromuscular training reduces noncontact lower extremity injuries in female athletes 0 None
2011-11-09 Men and overweight individuals eat faster, consume more 0 None
2011-11-09 Bisexual women more likely to suffer from depression, stress and tend to binge-drink 0 None
2011-11-09 Low uptake of screening and poor awareness of breast cancer symptoms need to be addressed 0 None
2011-11-08 New breast and ovarian cancer vaccine in the pipeline: Study 1 5
2011-11-08 Assisted reproduction rates rise and multiple births decline: Australian report 0 None
2011-11-08 Older women do not benefit from improvements in breast cancer treatments 0 None
2011-11-08 TWIST protein plays a major role in controlling estrogen resistance in breast cancer 0 4
2011-11-08 Survey shows low awareness for non-surgical permanent birth control methods 0 None
2011-11-08 Commitment of USAID promises future R&D breakthroughs in global health 0 None
2011-11-07 Just couple of glasses of wine a day could raise risk of breast cancer: Study 0 None
2011-11-07 Abortion and 'personhood' on GOP campaign agenda 0 None
2011-11-07 Women may not receive adequate fertility preservation advice before breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-11-07 Postmenopausal women with OA have higher risk of bone fractures, falls 0 None
2011-11-07 Study finds pregnancy safe for 80% of women with lupus 0 None
2011-11-06 Women under 50 with RA more likely to have new fractures 0 None
2011-11-06 Obesity raises risk of injury and related woes: Report 0 None
2011-11-06 Sitting around could be waiting for cancer to strike say researchers 0 None
2011-11-06 Mouse anti-aging study generates expert commentary 0 None
2011-11-05 HIV and AIDS do not discriminate 0 None
2011-11-05 Women's groups in Somali town push for law banning female genital mutilation/cutting 0 None
2011-11-05 Study finds increase in cervical cancer incidence among young British women 0 None
2011-11-05 Education for women, girls a more effective strategy than family planning to solve global problems 0 None
2011-11-04 Women and men ages 45 to 64 more likely to be hospitalized for knee replacement surgery 0 None
2011-11-04 Health law's reproductive health provisions continue to draw criticism 0 None
2011-11-04 Moderate alcohol consumption during adult life, drinking patterns and breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-11-04 CRF summit to examine importance of gender in cardiovascular disease research 0 None
2011-11-04 New way to screen hirsutism among women 0 5
2011-11-04 Family planning a cost-effective strategy to reduce poverty, conflict and environmental damage 0 None
2011-11-04 Media coverage of potential link between hormonal contraception, HIV risk needed more 'critical thinking' 0 None
2011-11-03 Slowing aging by cleaning away old cells: Study 0 None
2011-11-03 Marital status, income level and age affect likelihood of depression in breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-11-03 UNICEF asks donors to fully fund request to assist North Koreans facing malnutrition 0 None
2011-11-03 November issue of WHO Bulletin now available online 0 None
2011-11-03 Novel indirect screener can identify women at risk for illicit drug use 0 None
2011-11-03 Nearly half of pregnant women in Southern China's poor areas do not get tested for syphilis, study shows 1 None
2011-11-03 Bloomberg News examines how Latin American countries' abortion policies may hold lessons for Republican presidential candidates supporting abortion bans in U.S. 0 None
2011-11-02 Exercise can prevent inherited obesity & obesity raises injury risk: Two studies 0 None
2011-11-02 Weight gain as freshman a myth: Study 0 None
2011-11-02 Alcohol consumption in earlier and later adult life associated with increased risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-11-02 No evidence of increased breast cancer risk for non-carriers of genetic mutations 0 None
2011-11-02 Zanzibar's Islamic leaders use Qur'an to shift attitudes about sex, contraception, HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-11-02 First study to evaluate mycoestrogens in young girls 0 None
2011-11-02 Johns Hopkins breast cancer researcher wins BioMaryland LIFE Prize 0 None
2011-11-02 Birth control shot may impair a person's memory 0 1
2011-11-02 E.U., UNICEF launch $430M fund in Zimbabwe to provide medical care to children, pregnant women 0 None
2011-11-02 Exclusion of family planning, HIV prevention from Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon partnership is 'counter-intuitive' 0 None
2011-11-02 Vitamin D does not confer benefits against mortality in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-11-02 Massive clotting can destroy placenta and cause miscarriages 0 None
2011-11-02 BMI, age are important risk factors for gestational diabetes mellitus 0 None
2011-11-02 Viewpoints: Super committee clock is ticking; replacing CLASS; 'personhood' amendment in Miss. 0 None
2011-11-01 Longer commute to work may have harmful effects on health 0 None
2011-11-01 Happiness good for health: Study 0 None
2011-11-01 Breast cancer not 100% inherited: Study 0 None
2011-11-01 Restoration of dopamine levels could potentially prevent drug abuse 0 5
2011-11-01 G20 can turn attention to maternal and child health at upcoming meeting 0 None
2011-11-01 BUSM professor delivers Van Meter Award Lecture at 81st ATA meeting 0 None
2011-11-01 Upcoming G20 Summit presents 'critical opportunity' to address food security crisis 0 None
2011-11-01 Non-carriers do not have increased risk of breast cancer due to familial mutation 0 None
2011-11-01 U.S. earns a 'C' on March of Dimes 2011 Premature Birth Report Card 0 None
2011-11-01 Improving mother's sleep habits through early intervention could reduce risk of preterm births 0 None
2011-11-01 Infiltration of white blood cells into blood vessels may explain high blood pressure in pregnancy 0 None
2011-11-01 Gender not an independent predictor of mortality post-PCI 0 None
2011-11-01 ER-positive breast cancer patients with high levels of heat shock factor 1 experience poor outcomes 0 None
2011-10-31 Teen study reveals unhealthy and concerning trends 0 2
2011-10-31 A healthy diet may help reduce risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-31 Seven billion humans and counting 0 None
2011-10-31 PEPFAR and women's health in South Africa 0 None
2011-10-31 Cigarette smokers at risk of compromised digestive function 0 None
2011-10-31 Fierce Vaccines highlights Inovio's VGX-3100 as one of 10 Promising Therapeutic Vaccines 0 None
2011-10-31 Study examines link between hormonal forms of contraception and sexual functioning 0 None
2011-10-31 Renowned obstetrician receives March of Dimes 2011 Agnes Higgins award 0 None
2011-10-31 Fat cells play a major role in mediating ovarian cancer metastasis 0 None
2011-10-30 Oral hormonal contraceptives linked to blood clots: Study 0 None
2011-10-30 Infertility treatment linked to borderline ovarian tumors 0 None
2011-10-29 Ovarian cancer patients with many folate receptors benefit from new therapy 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Midwifery: Primary Care and Health Literacy Program Enhancement' 0 None
2011-10-29 Advocates call for supplementary budget to address shortage of health workers, midwives in Uganda 0 None
2011-10-28 Study: Many older Ontarians are not visiting dentists regularly 0 None
2011-10-28 No significant evidence of breast cancer after nipple-sparing mastectomy 0 None
2011-10-28 International community must help women fight HIV/AIDS in Swaziland 0 None
2011-10-28 NIH awards $452,218 for research on proinflammatory biomarkers and post-breast cancer lymphedema 0 None
2011-10-28 Impact of pelvic inflammatory disease on teen girls underestimated 0 None
2011-10-28 Global Post interviews former U.N. General Assembly president on role of water, sanitation in family planning 0 None
2011-10-28 Longer looks: Looking for the inventor of the individual mandate, Miss. abortion referendum may have wider effects 0 None
2011-10-28 Obesity linked to increased complications after breast surgery in women 0 None
2011-10-28 Exposure to TV coverage of terrorism causes women to lose psychological resources 0 None
2011-10-28 Inhibition of protein kinase B suppresses IKBKE's oncogenic transformation 0 None
2011-10-28 Nipple sparing mastectomy safe and effective option for breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-10-27 Religion/spirituality may help buffer negative consequences of chronic health conditions 0 None
2011-10-27 Abortion: Federal court blocks N.C. ultrasound requirement 0 None
2011-10-27 Late pregnancy snoring could harm mother and baby alike 0 5
2011-10-27 BROCA test identifies 12 gene mutations linked to ovarian and related cancers 0 None
2011-10-27 Center for Reproductive Rights releases 2011 map of World's Abortion Laws 0 None
2011-10-27 Al Jazeera examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-27 Scientists studying complete genetic profiles of centenarians to find the secret of longevity 0 None
2011-10-27 Yo-yo dieting can affect appetite hormones for up to a year 0 None
2011-10-27 Study reveals a possible way to reduce false alarms during early breast cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-27 Computer-delivered intervention for pregnant women at risk for alcohol use 0 None
2011-10-27 Disconnecting global AIDS from reproductive health stalled efforts to expand family planning services, UNFPA head says 0 None
2011-10-27 Opinion pieces respond to U.N. special rapporteur's report on reproductive health policies 0 None
2011-10-27 Taking the Pill for 10 years can reduce risk of ovarian cancer by almost half 0 None
2011-10-26 Breast cancer screening effectiveness under scrutiny yet again 1 5
2011-10-25 One embryo is all it takes for a successful IVF: Study 0 None
2011-10-24 Three dry days a week reduces risk of alcohol related liver disease 0 None
2011-10-24 Invuity's illuminated breast retractor system helps surgeons to better visualize delicate structures 0 None
2011-10-24 Tenofovir gel confirmed to be effective against herpes in lab experiment, study shows 0 None
2011-10-24 Together for Girls Partnership works to end sexual violence 0 None
2011-10-24 Gestational BPA exposure associated with behavior, emotional problems in young girls 0 None
2011-10-24 Women can benefit from breast reconstruction after mastectomy 0 None
2011-10-24 Women hospital staff working night shifts may face increased risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-10-24 NSAID may lower risk of death from colorectal cancer among postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-10-24 Weight gain during adulthood may increase risk of endometrial cancer in women 0 None
2011-10-22 Learning about politics in the midst of screening recommendations 0 None
2011-10-22 Three major patterns emerge among couples dealing with male depression 0 None
2011-10-22 Urban environments and women's health 0 None
2011-10-22 New sleepwear now available for post-surgery breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-10-22 Indiana, Planned Parenthood in court on Medicaid funding; Wis. bill to prohibit abortion in private insurance 0 None
2011-10-21 World's largest study of the fear of childbirth 0 None
2011-10-21 AHRQ: Only 8.7M of 12.1M women suffering from chronic pain received treatment in 2008 0 None
2011-10-21 Blood test can help assess severity of preeclampsia in pregnant woman 0 None
2011-10-21 Studies find less vitamin D intake among menopausal women 0 None
2011-10-21 Women can have successful pregnancy after kidney transplantation 0 None
2011-10-21 Moving to lower-poverty neighborhoods reduces risk of obesity, diabetes 0 None
2011-10-21 Higher diabetes rates in African American women after GDM 0 None
2011-10-21 No unique link between first-trimester ACE inhibitor use and birth defects 0 None
2011-10-21 Weill Cornell researcher to study link between obesity, inflammation and breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-21 Mortality rate from homicide, suicide more common in pregnant and postpartum women 0 None
2011-10-21 Effective ways to reduce risk of vaginal yeast infection 0 None
2011-10-21 Abortion news: Indiana Planned Parenthood faces challenge from state; other states limiting options 0 None
2011-10-21 NIH selects Women & Infants to participate in Pelvic Floor Disorders Network 0 None
2011-10-21 University kicks off campaign to collect mobile phones to help fund maternal health programs in Congo, Nepal 0 None
2011-10-21 CERT gene silencing makes breast cancer cells more sensitive to drugs 0 None
2011-10-21 Study links leptin levels with symptoms of depression, anxiety 1 None
2011-10-20 Poor neighborhoods bad for women’s health: Study 0 None
2011-10-20 Americans on a sodium high: CDC report 0 None
2011-10-20 A more accurate blood test to detect fetal Downs syndrome launched 0 None
2011-10-20 Pap test the best for cervical cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-20 Women with MET genetic variant and autoantibodies more likely to have autistic children 1 None
2011-10-20 Study explores how internet message boards help women after pregnancy loss 0 None
2011-10-20 Study: Women still have hot flushes/night sweats years after menopause 0 3
2011-10-20 Experts recommending fewer cancer screenings 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID funding PATH projects to improve health in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-10-20 Estrogen regulates energy expenditure, appetite and body weight 0 None
2011-10-20 IRIN examines improvements in maternal, infant mortality indicators in Myanmar 0 None
2011-10-20 Link between neighborhood poverty and low-income women's health 0 None
2011-10-20 BRA Day to promote awareness on breast reconstruction surgery 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID, Kimberly-Clark announce partnership to improve maternal, child health in Andean region 0 None
2011-10-20 New guidelines for prevention and early detection of cervical cancer 0 None
2011-10-19 AAGL to showcase innovative surgical approaches, teaching tools at 40th Global Congress 0 None
2011-10-19 Women more likely to develop lupus at earlier ages 0 None
2011-10-19 Aspen Institute panel speakers call for increased aid for women to help plan families 0 None
2011-10-19 Medicare reimbursements high for digital mammography — though test may be no more effective than less expensive ones 0 None
2011-10-18 “Binge drinking is binge spending” for the individual as well as the State: Report 0 None
2011-10-18 Yearly mammogram after 40 has high rate of false alarms: Study 0 None
2011-10-18 New DNA-based prenatal blood test can identify pregnancy with Down syndrome 0 None
2011-10-18 Gender differences in sexuality should not be taken at face value 0 None
2011-10-18 Positive results from Roche's Phase 3 HannaH trial for HER2-positive early breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-18 Women with morbid obesity develop breast cancer at a younger age 0 None
2011-10-18 High glucose and oxidative stress stimulate AMPK in embryo 0 None
2011-10-18 Movement to end female genital cutting spreads through Senegal 0 None
2011-10-18 Study evaluates pain associated with surgical incisions/scars before repeat cesarean procedures 0 4
2011-10-18 Scientists discover enzyme that acts as a 'fertility switch' 0 None
2011-10-18 First-time mothers, obese women, and women who have longer labors are at higher risk for pain 0 5
2011-10-18 Tailored postoperative treatment plan for women at high risk for severe pain after cesarean delivery 0 None
2011-10-17 Women to use her mother’s womb in Australian medical first transplant 0 None
2011-10-16 Protein key to curbing overeating and preventing obesity 0 None
2011-10-16 Women on birth control may be dating sexually boring but otherwise caring men: Study 0 None
2011-10-16 Love of money may damage marriage 0 4
2011-10-15 Founder of Every Mother Counts to address AAP National Conference 0 None
2011-10-15 New onset tenderness after combo hormone therapy increases risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-15 Exercise stimulates two beneficial proteins in women before and during pregnancy 0 None
2011-10-15 Obesity has greater impact on girls' blood pressure 0 None
2011-10-15 Relationship between women and men must change to eradicate gender-based violence 0 None
2011-10-15 Indoor cooking stoves kill 2 million annually, NIH study says 1 None
2011-10-15 Emory researcher provides overview on 'CVD and PCOS' in APS conference 0 None
2011-10-15 Forum focuses on challenges facing women, girls affected by HIV in Eastern Europe, Central Asia 0 None
2011-10-15 House approves bill to block abortion coverage 0 None
2011-10-15 U.N. Secretary-General calls for continued support of women's, children's health in developing countries 0 None
2011-10-15 Sex differences in heart disease 0 None
2011-10-15 IRIN reports on community's efforts to increase access to contraceptives, improve family planning in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-14 Obese post-menopausal women outperform normal weight counterparts in cognitive tasks 0 None
2011-10-14 USAID award supports study of SILCS diaphragm plus tenofovir gel on HIV, HSV 0 None
2011-10-14 Current ultrasound guidelines for detection of miscarriage may lead to wrong diagnosis 0 None
2011-10-14 Women to benefit from new TFRI ovarian cancer initiative 0 None
2011-10-14 IRIN reports on efforts to increase access to contraceptives, curb population growth in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-13 SWHR hosts Capitol Hill briefing, The War Within: Women and Autoimmunity 0 None
2011-10-13 Study explores link between BPA exposure and breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-13 U.S. Ambassador advises Kenya to seek additional sources of funding for health programs 0 None
2011-10-13 Breast-reconstruction procedure can preserve mammary artery for future cardiac surgery 0 None
2011-10-13 VOA News examines how a public-private partnership will combat cancer among women in the developing world 0 None
2011-10-13 Estrogen may prevent strokes in premature or early menopausal women 0 None
2011-10-13 Teenage condom use on the rise: CDC report 0 None
2011-10-12 Folic acid in early pregnancy leads to an early talking toddler: Study 0 4
2011-10-12 Restless legs syndrome linked to hypertension 0 None
2011-10-12 Ovarian cancer patients survive longer with BRCA2 mutation in tumors 0 None
2011-10-12 Time examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-12 Arguing for better family planning worldwide is not coercive 0 None
2011-10-12 Breast cancer education and detection a challenge in Egypt 0 None
2011-10-12 UNAIDS delegation to Russian Federation visits specialized AIDS clinic, plays in charity soccer match 0 None
2011-10-12 Phyllodes tumors more prevalent among Hispanic women 0 None
2011-10-11 Over 6,000 Australians joined ‘Weigh it Up Australia’ 0 None
2011-10-11 Multivitamin supplements no panacea for women: Study 1 None
2011-10-11 CRN responds to study on dietary supplements in older women 0 None
2011-10-11 DMC completes review of BioSante's LibiGel Phase III cardiovascular and breast cancer study 0 None
2011-10-11 Rwandan government, UNFPA step up campaign to end obstetric fistula 0 None
2011-10-11 Diethylstilbestrol in utero affects immune system of the fetus 1 None
2011-10-11 Safe environments influence women to be physically active 0 None
2011-10-11 Middle-aged woman with RLS more likely to develop hypertension 0 None
2011-10-11 Dietary supplements may increase risk of mortality in older women 0 None
2011-10-11 Study examines sexual violence victimization against men with disabilities 0 None
2011-10-10 Study: Physical and socioeconomic attractiveness 0 None
2011-10-10 Is American obesity rate on the decline? Survey reports encouraging 0 None
2011-10-10 Study identifies new classes of breast stem cells responsible for mammary gland development 0 None
2011-10-10 Osteoporosis drug protects against bone damaging side effects of breast cancer medications 0 None
2011-10-10 Experts take study on contraceptive use, HIV risk seriously but warn about drawing conclusions prematurely because of study's 'methodological weaknesses' 0 None
2011-10-09 FDA plans study on the effects of tough tobacco laws on smokers 0 None
2011-10-09 Sports head injuries among teens and youth on the rise 0 4
2011-10-07 IPS examines the issue of gender-based violence against women fleeing Somalia for Dadaab 0 None
2011-10-07 Ibris to develop a quick and economical analysis of tissue from breast cancer biopsies 0 None
2011-10-07 Calcium supplementation does not benefit pregnant women, except for hypertension 0 None
2011-10-07 Foreign affairs committee votes to prohibit U.S. funding to U.N. Population Fund 0 None
2011-10-07 On campaign stump, Obama embraces 'Obamacare' 0 None
2011-10-07 Hysterectomy increases brain iron levels in both men and women 0 5
2011-10-07 U.S. government pledges funding for maternal mortality programs in Zambia, GHI Executive Director says 0 None
2011-10-06 A healthy diet during pregnancy can reduce the risk of birth defects: Study 0 2
2011-10-06 Herceptin chemo combination could mean longer survival and lower side effects in breast cancer patients: Study 0 None
2011-10-06 Pregnant mums taking miscarriage prevention drug decades ago may have put their girls at risk of infertility and cancers 0 5
2011-10-05 Vitamin D deficiency might be common in fair skinned people: Study 1 None
2011-10-05 Drink driving reduced by 30% but more needs to be done: CDC report 0 None
2011-10-05 Hormonal contraceptive shots and risk of HIV in African women 0 None
2011-10-04 Australian project aims to improve the early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-04 New research relates role of gender and weight management in overall sleep patterns 0 5
2011-10-04 Many average-risk women receive genetic testing for hereditary breast, ovarian cancers 0 None
2011-10-04 Higher maternal diet quality may reduce risk of birth defects 0 3
2011-10-04 New review explores how nanotechnology may develop safer breast implants 0 None
2011-10-04 IPS examines the practice of breast ironing in Cameroon 0 None
2011-10-04 Council On Foreign Relations examines maternal health in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-03 Brave breast cancer survivors on camera – scars and all 0 None
2011-10-03 Despite increase in cases, awareness of male breast cancer is low 0 None
2011-10-03 EntreMed announces data from ENMD-2076 Phase 2 study in platinum-resistant ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-10-03 Perinatal exposure to BPA affects mammary hormone response 0 None
2011-10-03 Scientists discover 16 million SNPs that associate with increased risk of ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-10-03 FDA clears Nucletron's new VCMC Applicator for gynecologic cancers 0 None
2011-10-02 Radiation risk in cigarettes hidden by tobacco companies 0 None
2011-10-02 Smoking worst among miners, hoteliers and construction workers: CDC report 0 None
2011-10-01 Third Annual Walk for Lupus Now! to take place in Richmond on Oct. 29 0 None
2011-10-01 Dade Medical College to Go Pink once again in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-10-01 Uganda cannot achieve development without increased investment in maternal health 0 None
2011-10-01 Tomosynthesis offers women the next generation in breast cancer detection 0 None
2011-10-01 Abortions in Africa increased during 'Global Gag Rule,' Stanford University study shows 0 None
2011-10-01 Dots to support October's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-10-01 Ghana's First Lady launches international campaign against maternal mortality in Eastern Region 0 None
2011-10-01 Less toxic amounts of chemotherapy medicine slows tumor growth: Scientists 0 None
2011-10-01 Jackson Health System, Panera Bread partner to raise awareness on breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-01 BT to support 2011 American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk 0 None
2011-10-01 Safeway introduces chain-wide breast cancer fundraising initiative 0 None
2011-10-01 New research analyses maternal breastfeeding in Spain 0 None
2011-10-01 Literacy Bridge launches program to improve health of women, at-risk children across rural Ghana 0 None
2011-10-01 ShurTech Brands to donate $100,000 to BCRF 0 None
2011-10-01 China's family planning policy, lack of sex education to blame for rise in abortions among single women 0 None
2011-10-01 Judge denies request to immediately block Kan. abortion rule; Supreme Court refuses to enforce Texas sonogram law 0 None
2011-09-30 Estradiol plays an important role in several metabolic diseases 0 None
2011-09-30 NGOs, government face challenges in preventing fistula in DRC 0 None
2011-09-30 Microbicide Trials Network stops tenofovir arm of study after findings show drug less effective than anticipated 0 None
2011-09-30 Children of obese mothers more likely to have asthma or wheezing in their teenage years 0 None
2011-09-29 Sexually transmitted infection epidemic worries health experts 0 None
2011-09-29 Photo essay of USAID's work with women suffering from fistula in Guinea 0 None
2011-09-29 Oral tenofovir discontinued in HIV clinical trial 0 None
2011-09-29 Appalachia pediatricians less likely to encourage HPV vaccination than other area doctors 0 None
2011-09-29 Heavy smoking linked with chronic musculoskeletal pain in women 0 None
2011-09-29 House GOP lawmakers launch new investigation into Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-09-29 Study: Mammographic surveillance improves outcomes of breast cancer patients 1 None
2011-09-29 U.S. aid groups criticize U.S. government's response to sending food donations to North Korea 0 None
2011-09-29 VOICE HIV prevention trial to discontinue use of tenofovir tablets 0 None
2011-09-29 Older women destined to develop AD have high blood levels of pregnancy protein 0 None
2011-09-28 Low plasma level of copper and zinc in pregnant women may be associated with spontaneous abortion 0 None
2011-09-28 Halozyme commences HTI-501 clinical trial for cellulite in women 0 None
2011-09-28 FDA: Study suggests increased risk of blood clots from drospirenone-containing contraceptives 0 None
2011-09-28 HealthyWomen launches web-based initiative to manage RA 0 None
2011-09-28 dressbarn's month-long program aims to combat breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-28 Americans cutting back on health spending by skipping prescriptions, procedures 0 None
2011-09-28 Transparent reporting tool needed to monitor progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-28 Vinegar may easily detect cervical cancer 0 None
2011-09-28 Nearly 90% of women consider mammograms important to their health, well-being: Poll 0 None
2011-09-28 Humanitarian aid 'stolen' from U.S. taxpayers should be spent on domestic health issues 0 None
2011-09-28 Parents of babies born with genital ambiguity experience shock, anxiety 0 None
2011-09-28 X-chromosome related microRNA may impact immunity and cancer 0 None
2011-09-28 Postmenopausal HRT linked with increased risk of asthma hospitalisations in women 0 None
2011-09-28 HPV testing for cervical screening saves women from more invasive tests 0 None
2011-09-27 Low vitamin B12 raises risk of dementia in the elderly: Study 0 None
2011-09-27 Coffee reduces risk of depression in older women: Study 0 None
2011-09-27 Hip fracture may increase short-term mortality for women ages 65 to 79 years 0 None
2011-09-27 With increasing population, now is not the time to cut international family planning funding 0 None
2011-09-27 Sierra Leone First Lady discusses work to improve maternal mortality 0 None
2011-09-27 ISRA sponsors 'Susan G. Komen Shoot for the Cure' event 0 None
2011-09-27 Women ages 65-69 with hip fracture more likely to die within a year 0 None
2011-09-27 High consumption of caffeinated coffee appears to reduce risk of depression in women 0 None
2011-09-27 Prenatal exercise improves brain plasticity and prevents Alzheimer's in offspring 0 5
2011-09-27 No link between chemotherapy during pregnancy and children's cognitive development 0 None
2011-09-27 Zoledronic acid may extend survival in older breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-09-26 Zoledronic acid may benefit post-menopausal women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Duplication of RPS6KA3 gene produces limited family intellectual disability 0 None
2011-09-26 Combination of Afinitor, exemestane reduces risk of breast cancer progression in women 0 None
2011-09-26 Fact check: Health care claims in Republican debate 0 None
2011-09-26 Rising number of young people having unprotected sex: Survey 0 None
2011-09-26 Breast cancer drug combination could stop cancer “in its tracks” 0 None
2011-09-26 Not enough doctors in Australia to follow up on breast cancer cases 0 None
2011-09-26 Genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Hair loss, divorce and smoking in women – links established 0 None
2011-09-26 Combination of chemo and radiotherapy in breast cancer: Trial 0 None
2011-09-26 Drug combo for breast cancer in post-menopausal women shows promise 0 None
2011-09-26 Zometa bone drug trial in post-menopausal women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Researchers discover 16 genes linked with breast cancer prognosis 0 None
2011-09-26 Combination of everolimus, exemestane holds promise against post-menopausal breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Letrozole reduces risk of breast cancer recurrences and death in post-menopausal women 0 None
2011-09-26 Study examines link between mother's occupation and asthma prevalence among children 0 None
2011-09-23 Gender discrimination a driving factor behind malnutrition in Nepal, experts say 0 None
2011-09-23 Funds awarded to improve maternal and child health with home visits 0 None
2011-09-23 Study reveals differing effects of running 'with assistance' versus 'against resistance' 0 None
2011-09-23 Global partnership accelerates progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-23 Panel members at reproductive health forum discuss issue in development context 0 None
2011-09-23 Project REACH to reduce risk of postpartum depression in adolescent mothers 0 None
2011-09-23 Soy protein reduces progression of atherosclerosis in women within 5 years of menopause 0 None
2011-09-23 IU professor to study factors influencing young women's adoption of HPV vaccine 0 None
2011-09-23 Viable non-invasive, drug-free alternative to IVF for infertile couples 0 4
2011-09-22 Dementia patients have poor outcomes in hospital 1 None
2011-09-22 Gynesonics initiates VizAblate FAST-EU study for uterine fibroid treatment 0 None
2011-09-22 Study: Fear of childbirth affects obstetric outcomes and increases elective C-sections 0 None
2011-09-22 Women's position in the household may influence sexual activity 0 None
2011-09-22 UNFPA working to ensure health of future generations in Dadaab refugee camps 0 None
2011-09-22 Leaders address nutrition on sidelines of U.N. NCD meeting 0 None
2011-09-22 Researchers analyse effects of BPA in an in-vitro culture of ovaries 0 None
2011-09-22 S-equol improve appearance of crow's feet skin wrinkles in Japanese menopausal women 0 None
2011-09-22 U.N. calls for advancement on goal to save women and children; poorest countries, drug company contribute to fight 0 None
2011-09-22 Viewpoints: Progressives relish fight for 'shared sacrifice;' Desmond Tutu seeks to renew battle against HIV 0 None
2011-09-21 Fear of childbirth increases likelihood of C-section 0 None
2011-09-21 Kelley study to consider HPV treatment decisions 0 None
2011-09-21 U.N. set to announce expansion of 'Every Woman Every Child' program 0 None
2011-09-21 MRI screenings for breast cancer benefit high-risk, underserved women 0 None
2011-09-21 GOP presidential hopeful Rick Perry's record on women's health scrutinized 0 None
2011-09-21 Three reports evaluate global progress to meet MDGs 4 and 5 0 None
2011-09-21 Woman with two wombs gives birth to miracle twins 0 None
2011-09-21 Yoghurt consumption whilst pregnant linked to asthma and hay fever in offsping 0 None
2011-09-21 Smith & Nephew's TRUCLEAR System to improve training for gynecologists 0 None
2011-09-21 Study examines long-term use of Standard Days Method among women 0 None
2011-09-21 Financial and political commitments to improve health of women and children 0 None
2011-09-21 Women with prior infant death more likely to have subsequent stillbirth 0 None
2011-09-21 Maternal exposures to BPA are not transmitted to fetus: FDA study 0 1
2011-09-20 Qualitest recalls birth control pills citing “packaging error” 0 None
2011-09-20 Exercise helps teens quit smoking 0 None
2011-09-20 Overweight older women have less leg power, strength than normal weight women 0 None
2011-09-20 Introduction of free caesarean sections in Congo leads to increase in procedure 0 None
2011-09-20 World Bank report examines gender equality, highlights mortality disparity between men and women 0 None
2011-09-20 NYU Langone creates new Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health in New York City 0 3.6
2011-09-20 New UTHealth toll-free helpline for pregnant women to avoid dangerous medications 0 None
2011-09-20 Mammography rates among immigrant women remain lower than the native-born 0 None
2011-09-20 Multispectral fluorescence imaging system can localize cancer cells during surgery 0 None
2011-09-19 Roxon plans to propagate tough stands on tobacco packaging 0 None
2011-09-19 Amgen's Prolia receives FDA approval for new indications to treat cancer patients 0 None
2011-09-19 Tarsa reports positive data from OSTORA Phase III ORACAL trial for postmenopausal osteoporosis 1 5
2011-09-19 NPS announces data about hypoparathyroidism to be presented at ASBMR 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-09-19 Positive data from Tarsa's OSTORA Phase III trial on postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-09-19 CONRAD announces results of SILCS Diaphragm contraceptive effectiveness study 0 None
2011-09-17 Increase in hospital births helps lower neonatal mortality rate in China, study says 0 None
2011-09-17 High-fat maternal diet during pregnancy results in deposition of excess body fat in the newborn 0 None
2011-09-17 Bioethicists up the ante in Bachmann's HPV brouhaha 0 None
2011-09-17 Researchers discover molecular-level changes in brains of women with major depressive disorder 0 None
2011-09-17 Risks of problem drinking on the rise among women 0 None
2011-09-17 Hologic to showcase automated systems for cervical cancer screening at IPV, Berlin 0 None
2011-09-17 Funding for international family planning programs critical for reproductive health efforts 0 None
2011-09-16 Harvard’s own ‘Healthy Eating Plate’ as an improvement upon USDA’s MyPlate 0 None
2011-09-16 Breast cancer breakthrough by Welsh medical student 0 5
2011-09-16 Midwife shortages across UK 0 None
2011-09-16 Bachmann, Perry embroiled in HPV fracas 0 None
2011-09-16 Number of breast, cervical cancer cases rose significantly over past 30 years, global study says 0 None
2011-09-16 Women urged to use clinics for birthing, family planning counseling in refugee camps along Somalia-Kenya border 0 None
2011-09-16 Experts urge women to recognize warning signs of ovarian cancer, receive appropriate screenings 0 None
2011-09-16 New GE healthymagination initiative aims to improve cancer innovation and care 0 None
2011-09-15 Perry's HPV vaccine order still resonating, health officials slam Bachmann 0 None
2011-09-15 American photographer releases book on women's journey through pregnancy 0 None
2011-09-15 Gender disparities in developing countries relatively small at birth but grow in adolescence, UNICEF report says 0 None
2011-09-15 More than 25% of women experience chronic vulvar pain in the metro Detroit area 0 None
2011-09-15 Viewpoints: Shredding Bachmann's vaccine argument; 'super' or 'stupor' committee; Bennet on outmoded drug safety rules 0 None
2011-09-15 Roundup: Major Mass. health system, insurer near reimbursement deal; HHS funds Planned Parenthood in N.H.; 10 Iowa towns to get healthy 0 None
2011-09-14 Teen milk drinkers less likely to suffer from Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-14 Ariz. abortion curbs go into effect; Miss. voters consider plan to limit abortions 0 None
2011-09-14 Number of global malaria deaths fell by one-fifth over past decade, RBM report says 0 None
2011-09-14 Older women uncomfortable about seeking sexual health information 0 None
2011-09-14 U.N. report highlights innovations aimed at improving maternal and child health 0 None
2011-09-14 Ghana health official urges media to help change negative perceptions about pregnancy 0 None
2011-09-14 Natural S-equol supplement does not increase risk of estrogen-sensitive breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 A woman's pregnancy outcome can be an indicator of future health conditions 0 None
2011-09-14 Merck issues statement on GARDASIL human papillomavirus vaccine 0 None
2011-09-14 Black women with wide waists are equally at risk of early death as whites 0 None
2011-09-14 IUDs may protect from cervical cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 University of Antioquia and IBM partner for Leishmaniasis research 0 None
2011-09-14 Lignans lower risk of death in women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Intrauterine devices may lower risk of cervical cancer among users, study shows 0 None
2011-09-14 Intrauterine devices may protect against cervical cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 New minimally invasive technique to diagnose early-stage ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-09-13 Tips for choosing a childbirth education class 0 None
2011-09-13 George W. Bush Institute forms public-private partnership to combat cervical, breast cancers in developing world 0 None
2011-09-13 New contraceptive website for young women 0 None
2011-09-12 Women with BRCA gene mutations at risk of developing cancers at earlier ages 0 None
2011-09-12 BioSante reports top-line results from LibiGel PK study for HSDD in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-09-12 Cook Medical introduces Otrieva Tapered Ovum Aspiration Needle 0 None
2011-09-12 Women with BRCA gene mutation develop breast cancer earlier than their ancestors 0 None
2011-09-12 Countdown to a world of seven billion people 0 None
2011-09-12 Drug use among young adults on the rise in U.S. 0 None
2011-09-12 Boston Scientific releases statement on safety, effectiveness of surgical mesh for POP and SUI 0 None
2011-09-12 Experts gather in London to propose appropriate medical devices for developing world 0 None
2011-09-12 Gates Foundation's Ananya Alliance aims to improve newborn health in India 0 None
2011-09-12 AHRQ finds decline in hospitalizations for pica eating disorder between 2007-2009 0 None
2011-09-09 ‘Weight Watchers’ twice as effective in weight loss as standard care: Study 1 None
2011-09-09 HPV vaccination updates 0 None
2011-09-09 Lift restrictions on abortion under Helms amendment as applied to rape victims 0 None
2011-09-09 African countries see slow progress in reducing maternal mortality to achieve MDG 5 0 None
2011-09-09 Chemotherapy before or after breast-conserving therapy does not impact treatment success 0 None
2011-09-09 Study examines alcohol use in relation to successful ageing among women 0 None
2011-09-09 Fewer doses of Cervarix vaccine may be as efficacious as standard three-dose regimen 0 None
2011-09-09 Family planning, contraceptives a national priority for saving women's lives, U.N. meeting participants say 0 None
2011-09-08 Curbing unhealthy eating to reduce obesity 0 None
2011-09-08 Moderate alcohol intake linked to longer life in women 0 None
2011-09-08 Breast-conservation therapy and mastectomy provide similar survival rates for early-stage breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-08 Proposed federal requirement for contraceptives drawing some fire 0 None
2011-09-08 New studies on breast cancer screening, treatment and survival 0 None
2011-09-08 Researchers uncover new and safe contraceptive pill for women 0 None
2011-09-08 HSPH receives Gates Foundation grant to improve maternal health in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-08 Spring Break may explain upswing in adolescent pregnancies 0 None
2011-09-08 New review article assesses alcohol's causal role in sexual assault perpetration 0 None
2011-09-08 Calif. woman presses for breast cancer law 0 None
2011-09-08 Women struggling to find truly free health care in Sierra Leone's system, Amnesty International report says 0 None
2011-09-07 Alcohol's role in sexual violence perpetration 0 None
2011-09-07 FDA to review bone drugs; CDC reports parasite may be a risk to blood supply 0 None
2011-09-07 Loss of estrogen receptor alpha protein may lead to metabolic syndrome 0 None
2011-09-07 Physical, sexual abuse and threats prevent adolescent girls from having their partner use condoms 0 None
2011-09-07 Abortion-rights supporters looking to courts for help 0 None
2011-09-07 IBCRF awards TGen $50,000 to discover genetic origins of inflammatory breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-07 Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe urges men to take larger role in HIV prevention 0 None
2011-09-07 Consuming walnuts slows development and growth of breast cancer tumors 0 None
2011-09-07 Combination of blood tests and ROMA algorithm receives FDA clearance to treat ovarian cancer 0 2
2011-09-07 March of Dimes urges all pregnant women to get influenza immunization 0 None
2011-09-07 Use of nonaspirin NSAIDs during early pregnancy raises risk of miscarriage in women 0 None
2011-09-07 Oxycodone no safer than codeine for breastfed infants: New study 0 None
2011-09-07 Breast cancer patients with BRCA1 mutation experience pCR after neoadjuvent chemotherapy 0 None
2011-09-07 Fujirebio Diagnostics receives FDA 510(k) clearance for Risk of Ovarian Malignancy Algorithm test 0 None
2011-09-06 Walnuts may prevent breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-06 Youth immunization rates encouraging: CDC report 0 None
2011-09-06 Major difference in twin birth weights linked to increased risk of health complications 0 None
2011-09-06 Study: No big shift toward higher fatal heart attack rates after menopause in women 0 None
2011-09-03 UNFPA Executive Director to visit refugee camps in Kenya on 3 September 0 None
2011-09-03 Family planning should be 'cornerstone' of U.S. policy in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-09-03 The pressing need to save the lives of women and newborns in India 0 None
2011-09-03 WHO African region member states have challenges to meet MDGs, WHO/AFRO Director says 0 None
2011-09-02 Tempo of puberty linked to anxiety, depression 0 None
2011-09-02 Women smokers more likely to attempt quitting when bans are enforced 0 None
2011-09-02 Obama gets tough on abortion protesters; state abortion laws challenged in courts 0 None
2011-09-02 Integrating rapid syphilis and HIV testing for pregnant women could reduce maternal, child morbidity and mortality 0 None
2011-09-02 MRSA ‘superbug’: Everyone at risk! 0 None
2011-08-31 FDA panel on post-approval studies of silicone breast implants 0 None
2011-08-31 Americans ‘gulping’ down sweetened beverages: Study 0 None
2011-08-31 Women who eat fast have higher risk for obesity: Study 1 None
2011-08-31 Study: Obesity's impact on incidence of hot flashes may depend on age 0 None
2011-08-31 Regis to host one-day haircutting event in support of breast cancer research 0 None
2011-08-31 Family planning can improve maternal and child health, survival 0 None
2011-08-31 Victims of intimate partner violence more likely to develop mental health disorders 0 None
2011-08-31 Many women give birth in Haiti's tent camps without medical services 0 None
2011-08-31 Presidential panel reveals new details of 1940s syphilis experiments in Guatemala 0 None
2011-08-31 Positive results from Bionovo's Menerba tolerability trial on menopausal hot flashes 0 None
2011-08-31 Insight Pharmaceuticals announces acquisition of MONISTAT business from McNEIL-PPC 0 None
2011-08-30 Life Expectancy with Disability is worse in European women than men 0 None
2011-08-30 Study: Gender gap has not diminished in reperfusion therapy 0 None
2011-08-29 Money alone cannot fix Russia's 'demographic crisis' 0 None
2011-08-29 Men worse than women at protecting their skin in the sun 0 None
2011-08-29 Boehringer Ingelheim initiates two afatinib phase II studies in HER2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-29 Harmful effects of tobacco smoke on atherosclerosis are greater in women than in men 0 None
2011-08-29 Strong link between leisure-time physical activity and AF among men 0 None
2011-08-26 ‘Designer vaginas’: More women going under the knife 0 None
2011-08-26 Plants stop lethal bleedings after birth in Tanzanian women 0 None
2011-08-26 Bariatric surgery before breast reduction leads to better results 0 None
2011-08-26 New test to better predict heart attack risk in women 0 None
2011-08-26 New guidelines on management of cardiovascular disease in pregnancy 0 None
2011-08-26 Sexy exercise may improve self esteem and body image 0 None
2011-08-26 State-wide QI initiatives seek to improve outcomes of maternal, child care 0 None
2011-08-26 Neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to surgery can benefit women with lobular breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-26 Long-term effects of chemotherapy on women's reproductive health 0 2.5
2011-08-26 Researchers to develop diagnostic test for folate receptor autoantibody 0 None
2011-08-26 Largest study on breast cancer disparities in African-American women 0 None
2011-08-26 GlobalPost examines whether U.S. policy prohibiting funding for abortion services hurting GHI efforts in Nepal 0 None
2011-08-26 Benefits of physical activity accumulate across a lifetime: New study 0 None
2011-08-26 Longer looks: Who is influencing health care?; Planned Parenthood's battle in the states; Oregon's new experiment 0 None
2011-08-25 Tropical plants may contain basis of new and effective treatments for ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-08-25 Implementation of maternal and child health innovations important 0 None
2011-08-25 Transradial cardiac catheterizations reduce complications, increase patient comfort 0 None
2011-08-25 Successful aging, quality of life linked with sexual satisfaction in older women 0 None
2011-08-25 Roundup: Interim agreement between Planned Parenthood and Ariz. approved; Kan. to release budget plan 0 None
2011-08-24 Married couples survive heart bypass surgery longer: Study 0 None
2011-08-24 Repeat HPV testing would reduce unnecessary treatment for women 0 None
2011-08-24 IGF1 plays key role in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2011-08-24 HIV-positive pregnant women across Africa face discrimination 0 None
2011-08-24 Children of women with HG more likely to suffer from anxiety, bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-08-24 Men, women differ in the way they anticipate negative experience 0 None
2011-08-24 Many women eligible for Ontario's Breast Screening Program are not getting screened 0 None
2011-08-24 Boys don't express angst or distress about discussing problems any more than girls 0 None
2011-08-24 Haitian women crossing the border to give birth overwhelm Dominican health care system 0 None
2011-08-23 Commuting worst for women with pre-schoolers 0 None
2011-08-23 Study: More attention needs to be paid for cartilage during RA diagnosis 0 5
2011-08-23 Molecular Endocrinology journal publishes two studies on estrogen hormones 0 None
2011-08-23 USAID helps improve maternal, child health care at Pakistani hospital 0 None
2011-08-23 Prenatal smoking affects early neurological development in babies 0 None
2011-08-23 Children with asthma more likely to have been exposed to tobacco smoking before birth 0 None
2011-08-22 Marital bliss triples long-term survival after coronary bypass surgery 0 None
2011-08-22 Veteran status strongly linked with increased likelihood of extramarital sex, divorce 0 None
2011-08-22 Marital transitions can increase risk of large weight gain in men, women 0 None
2011-08-22 Decline in HT use could lead to lower mammogram rates among women 0 None
2011-08-22 Disadvantaged, unhealthy mothers more likely to have sickly children 0 None
2011-08-22 Scientists reveal how thiostrepton blocks FOXM1 protein, prevents breast cancer development 0 4.5
2011-08-20 Research on why and how malaria parasites go undetected in the placenta of pregnant women 0 None
2011-08-20 South Africa should heed recommendations of HRW report on maternal abuses 0 None
2011-08-20 Planned Parenthood to cut back abortion services in Ariz. 0 None
2011-08-20 St. Joseph's Women's Hospital inaugurates new 64-suite neonatal intensive care unit 0 None
2011-08-20 Second-annual UnitedHealthcare's Hair Fitness competition to be held in Atlanta 0 None
2011-08-20 Supermom myth could put working mothers at greater risk for depression 0 None
2011-08-20 Babies of mothers with higher pre-pregnancy BMI are fatter, finds study 0 None
2011-08-19 First 5 LA awards Valley Presbyterian Hospital $500,000 to improve breastfeeding rates 0 None
2011-08-19 Dissimilar interaction of opioid receptors may explain why men, women experience pain differently 0 None
2011-08-19 Celiac disease more prevalent among women with unexplained infertility 0 None
2011-08-19 The Perry record on reform, Medicaid and HPV vaccinations 0 None
2011-08-19 Amgen to present data from several Prolia studies at ASBMR 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-08-19 Female TBI patients more likely to report headaches during first year after injury 0 None
2011-08-19 Dried plums can protect postmenopausal women against fractures, osteoporosis 0 None
2011-08-18 Women being screened too often for cervical cancer 0 None
2011-08-18 Flu immunization targets fall short for health workers and pregnant women 0 2
2011-08-18 Australian youth mostly ignorant about sexual health 0 None
2011-08-18 Gene Security Network announces commercial launch of non-invasive prenatal test 0 None
2011-08-18 ACLU files challenge to Kansas law restricting abortion coverage 0 None
2011-08-18 Maternal stress may disrupt masculinization of developing mouse brain 0 None
2011-08-18 Making sense of maternal mortality statistics 0 None
2011-08-18 Majority of physicians continue to recommend annual cervical cancer screening 0 None
2011-08-18 UNHCR reports 10 children dying daily and women facing risk of rape in Ethiopian refugee camps 0 None
2011-08-18 FDA approves Mayo Clinic's ovarian and breast cancer vaccines 0 None
2011-08-18 GOP presidential hopefuls — at least the ones who were or are governors — have clear health care positions 0 None
2011-08-18 Syndax receives European patent allowance for entinostat to treat metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-17 Clinical trial to assess 6MP drug in women with advanced breast or ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-08-17 High parity linked with increased risk of ER-/PR- breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-17 Study of Chicago neighborhoods tracks prevalence of five key public health issues 0 None
2011-08-17 Young stressed females can impair future offspring, also improve resilience 0 None
2011-08-17 Researchers identify mesothelin antibody that could detect early-stage ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-08-17 People with higher BMI during young adulthood likely to die earlier than others 0 None
2011-08-16 PlusNews examines challenges to Burundi's PMTCT program 0 None
2011-08-16 A call for safer birth practices in Timor-Leste 0 None
2011-08-16 Study suggests link between pre-pregnancy obesity and asthma symptoms in teen children 0 None
2011-08-16 NK cells may help limit metastasis in women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-16 MRI scans show children of depressed mothers have enlarged amygdala 0 None
2011-08-15 The face may reveal facts from childhood: Study 0 1
2011-08-12 Highlights: Appeals court upholds Ariz. abortion law; Ga. offers premium discount to workers in wellness programs 0 None
2011-08-12 Maternal mortality rate in South Sudan estimated to be highest worldwide 0 None
2011-08-12 HIV prevention must include economic empowerment of women 0 None
2011-08-12 Hysterectomy rates across Germany vary 0 None
2011-08-12 Experts troubled by global rise in c-section rates 0 None
2011-08-12 NPR examines how religious beliefs influence family planning in Pakistan 0 None
2011-08-12 NSAIDs like ibuprofen slow the spread of breast cancers 0 None
2011-08-12 Pregnant women lack enough vitamin D despite use of prenatal supplements 0 None
2011-08-12 Female sex hormone oestrogen could fight against cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-08-12 Study links low vitamin D with early menstruation in young girls 0 None
2011-08-12 New source for sexual problems in men – buddies! 0 None
2011-08-12 Elderly individuals with higher BMI have shorter life expectancy 0 None
2011-08-12 Blood test early in pregnancy to detect baby’s gender 0 None
2011-08-12 TCHP receives Texas HHSC's managed care renewed contracts 0 None
2011-08-12 Women with depression at higher risk of stroke 0 None
2011-08-12 Women worst hit by smoking 0 None
2011-08-11 Higher protein intake helps postmenopausal obese women lose more weight 0 None
2011-08-11 Popular media's hypersexualization of women may be worse than you think 1 None
2011-08-11 Caffeine can treat postdural puncture headaches 0 5
2011-08-11 Neurologist care may improve quality of life for people with Parkinson's 0 None
2011-08-11 Arthritis sufferers are not involved in physical activity critical to their health: Study 0 None
2011-08-11 Genetic culprit behind ovarian cancer discovered 0 None
2011-08-11 Northern California's pregnant women have higher PBDE flame retardant exposures 0 None
2011-08-10 Teen pregnancy contagious to sisters: Study 0 None
2011-08-10 Child’s food preferences could be determined in womb: Study 0 5
2011-08-10 Pink or blue – now find out at 7 weeks of pregnancy 0 None
2011-08-10 Wives share more about infertility than husbands in online social network 0 None
2011-08-10 PCOS Challenge television series win national award for 'Best Informational Feature' 0 None
2011-08-10 Study examines role of weight lifting in smoking cessation 0 None
2011-08-10 Elderly women with sleep apnea more likely to develop dementia 0 None
2011-08-10 Republicans stay quiet on new health law rules related to birth control coverage 0 None
2011-08-10 Report highlights issues that affect Aboriginal maternal, child health in various regions 0 None
2011-08-10 Current Medical Research & Opinion publishes new data on EVISTA for postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-08-10 Women, doctors should communicate about overall health and breast cancer screenings 0 None
2011-08-10 Trastuzumab drug increases risk of heart problems in elderly breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-08-10 New sensor can detect 'date rape' drugs 0 None
2011-08-10 Older women with sleep disordered breathing may face greater risk of dementia 0 None
2011-08-09 Common culinary spice derivative could treat tendinitis 0 None
2011-08-09 U.S. should continue funding maternal health programs in Afghanistan as troop drawdown begins 0 None
2011-08-09 Foreign aid should enhance, not replace, domestic health spending in developing countries 0 None
2011-08-09 Maternal mortality rate quadruples in South Africa, according to Human Rights Watch report 0 None
2011-08-09 Engineered T cells can eradicate deadly human ovarian cancer in immune-deficient mice 0 None
2011-08-09 Health law tests include controlling premium costs, religious groups' objections to covering birth control 0 None
2011-08-09 Integrated treatment approach could save lives of women with addiction 0 None
2011-08-09 Test for ticking biological clock 0 None
2011-08-08 Smoking first thing in the morning ‘ups’ cancer stakes 0 None
2011-08-08 Soy useless for menopause 0 None
2011-08-08 Guardian features fact pages on MDGs 0 None
2011-08-08 NanoLogix BNP and BNF Quick Test kits detect, identify Group B Strep in four to six hours 0 None
2011-08-08 Smoking figures show decrease in heavy smokers but rise in teenage and light smokers 0 None
2011-08-08 Mindless eating: Don't rely on your stomach to tell you when you're full! 0 None
2011-08-08 Ovarian cancer gene discovered 0 None
2011-08-08 Medicare prescriptions premiums expected to decrease for seniors 0 None
2011-08-08 Women with RAD51D gene fault more likely to develop ovarian cancer 1 1.7
2011-08-06 Viewpoints: Birth control decision fallout; docs on Medi-Cal reimbursement; cutting out middlemen insurers 0 None
2011-08-05 Transvaginal nephrectomy could increase rate of living donors for kidney transplants 0 None
2011-08-05 Novel studies explore new targets to prevent spread of breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-05 More Australian women indulging in binge drinking: Study 0 None
2011-08-05 TrustLaw publishes special report on child marriage 0 None
2011-08-05 Study sheds new light on how surgery impacts chronic kidney disease, bone health 0 None
2011-08-05 Positive relationship with co-workers can increase your lifespan, says TAU researcher 0 None
2011-08-05 Higher levels of B cells make women more prone to autoimmune diseases 0 None
2011-08-04 Obama administration issues new guidance on aid to drought-stricken Somalia 0 None
2011-08-04 Breastfeeding for up to one year after birth can reduce child mortality, UNICEF says 0 None
2011-08-04 Knee osteoarthritis more common in women than men 1 None
2011-08-04 Children of depressed mothers in developing countries less likely to thrive, report says 0 None
2011-08-04 Special supplement features growth and diversity of VA women's health research 0 None
2011-08-04 Innovative delivery systems and methods to treat breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-04 U.N. issues appeal for air cargo space, warns about rising child mortality among Somalis in Kenya 0 None
2011-08-04 SWHR congressional briefing highlights health issues facing women veterans today 0 None
2011-08-04 Conference to discuss novel studies that address how inherited genes cause breast cancer 0 None
2011-08-04 Mich. physicians group seeks standing in Kan. abortion case; Mass. anti-abortion group pushes to overturn health law 0 None
2011-08-04 Fatty acids, nutrients during pregnancy can reduce risk of breast cancer in female offspring 0 None
2011-08-04 Older men, women have different opinions on body function and appearance 0 None
2011-08-03 Gender-based violence may increase lifetime prevalence of mental disorders in women 0 None
2011-08-03 Prolonged estrogen deprivation reduces ability to prevent strokes 0 None
2011-08-03 Older women living in a poor neighborhood have lower cognitive function 0 None
2011-08-03 PBS NewsHour profiles projects competing in saving lives at birth challenge 0 None
2011-08-03 GlobalPost interviews USAID officials about family planning, funding 0 None
2011-08-03 Positive results from combination drug trial for late-stage ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-08-03 New ergonomic method can reduce risk of musculoskeletal disorders in office workers 0 None
2011-08-03 Federal judge temporarily bars Kansas from cutting funds to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-08-03 Women's eNews examines U.N. Women's position on abortion 0 None
2011-08-03 New HHS rule requires insurance coverage for contraception, other preventive services for women 0 None
2011-08-03 Childhood mistreatment may increase risk of coronary heart disease in middle age 0 None
2011-08-03 Hospitals not doing enough to encourage breastfeeding among new mothers: CDC report 0 None
2011-08-03 Gender based violence can lead to long term mental ailments in women: Study 0 None
2011-08-03 Novel therapy reduces elevated blood levels of toxic protein in women with preeclampsia 0 None
2011-08-02 Gender-based violence associated with lifetime risk of mental illness and disability 0 None
2011-08-02 Global Democracy Promotion Act 'would help keep ideology in check' 0 None
2011-08-02 Science magazine special section examines world's population growth 0 None
2011-08-02 Teva's ZOELY oral contraceptive receives EU Marketing Authorization 0 3.8
2011-08-02 HHS announces new guidelines for women's preventive services 0 None
2011-08-02 New York Times examines maternal mortality in Uganda 0 None
2011-08-02 FDA warns U.S. consumers not to use Evital emergency birth control medicine 0 None
2011-08-02 VP, balloon kyphoplasty safe and effective for women with vertebral fractures 0 None
2011-08-02 Taxoxifen combined with dasatinib reverses chemo-resistance in breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-08-02 Scientists design octapeptides to fight drug resistant ovarian cancer cells 0 None
2011-08-01 Pregnancy and electromagnetic fields linked to asthma in kids 0 None
2011-08-01 DHA during pregnancy prevents colds in babies: Study 0 None
2011-08-01 New birth control guidelines in U.S. 0 None
2011-08-01 WHO recognizes World Breastfeeding Week 0 None
2011-08-01 Preventive health services at no additional cost for women: HHS 0 None
2011-08-01 New device can produce blood-based diagnostic results in minutes 0 None
2011-07-31 One in four British women at risk of cancer 0 None
2011-07-31 Weight-loss programs a waste of time: Expert opinion 5 3
2011-07-31 Relationships trend towards “stayovers”: Study 0 None
2011-07-30 Tiny Prints partners with March of Dimes 0 None
2011-07-30 UT Southwestern's support group book shares stories of members whose wives battled cancer 0 None
2011-07-30 Clinton praises innovators for their work to help mothers and children 0 None
2011-07-30 UCSD researchers examine association of energy balance, breast cancer 0 None
2011-07-30 Federal appeals court ruling undermines abortion clinic escorts 0 None
2011-07-30 Study shows better education affects population growth, human development 0 1
2011-07-30 Post-menopausal women with CAD are at increased risk for SCD: Study 0 None
2011-07-30 Heart disease remains most costly condition in terms of health care expenditure for women: AHRQ 0 None
2011-07-29 AARDA develops a plan to calculate one's own Autoimmune Quotient 0 5
2011-07-29 Male circumcision may reduce HPV-associated penile precancerous lesions 0 None
2011-07-29 Antioxidants may help treat infertility problems in both women and men 0 None
2011-07-29 U.S. foreign policy should promote healthy women 0 None
2011-07-29 High fiber diet may help prevent breast cancer: Study 0 None
2011-07-29 Stroke in pregnancy on the rise 0 None
2011-07-28 Many factors contribute to high caesarean section rate around the world 0 None
2011-07-28 Scientists show how RET gene in breast cancer cells responds to estrogen 0 None
2011-07-28 Hip and knee replacement surgery linked to increased risk of clot development 0 None
2011-07-28 As they age, some women face retirement nightmare 0 None
2011-07-28 Yoga reduces symptoms of chronic pain in women with fibromyalgia 0 None
2011-07-28 Binge drinking may precede sexual victimization in a subset of adolescents 0 None
2011-07-27 Dense breasts raise risk of breast cancer 1 5
2011-07-27 Breast cancer survival and lymph nodes 0 None
2011-07-27 Women with early-stage breast cancer do not benefit from lymph node removal 0 None
2011-07-27 Voters offer split reactions on state abortion measures 0 None
2011-07-27 Study reveals clear need to halt escalating use of Caesarean sections 0 None
2011-07-27 Menopause has no additional effect on risk for diabetes 0 None
2011-07-27 Lipofilling found safe after breast cancer surgery 0 1
2011-07-27 Male sex hormones can protect men from inflammatory diseases 0 None
2011-07-27 High-dose vitamin D reduces musculoskeletal pain in breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-07-27 Gates Foundation awards phase 1 grant to St. Joseph's scientist for post-partum research 0 None
2011-07-27 Four-year study to test effectiveness of WHO Safe Childbirth program 0 None
2011-07-27 Men's chances of getting bowel cancer have doubled in Great Britain 0 None
2011-07-26 Less than 10% on a diet actually lose weight! 0 None
2011-07-26 Lack of genetic screening for cancers 0 4
2011-07-26 Racal differences in breast cancer survival: Study 0 None
2011-07-26 Interesting look at gender issues: AskMen/Cosmo survey results 0 None
2011-07-26 New ATA guidelines on diagnosis and management of thyroid disease during pregnancy 0 None
2011-07-26 Book on human papilloma virus 0 4
2011-07-26 BUSM researchers find risk factors for PTSS among OEF/OIF male, female veterans 0 None
2011-07-26 Type 2 diabetes and obesity in pregnancy is a daunting duo: New research 0 5
2011-07-26 Women & Infants creates fully integrated center for high-risk pregnancy 0 None
2011-07-26 People with sexual performance anxiety more likely to cheat on their partners 0 None
2011-07-26 Viewpoints: Van Hollen on Medicaid cuts; debate on rising Medicare age; women's health issues 0 None
2011-07-25 Understaffed maternity units in UK struggling to cope 0 None
2011-07-25 More Americans now support woman's right to choose abortion 0 None
2011-07-25 Bionovo completes 13 weeks repeat dose animal toxicology studies for Menerba 0 None
2011-07-25 Infanticide and attempted infanticide common crimes among inmates in Malian capital's women's prison 0 None
2011-07-25 Many doctors do not appropriately offer breast and ovarian cancer counseling 0 None
2011-07-25 New method for detecting breast cancer at 'stage 0' 0 5
2011-07-24 C-sections on the rise: One in three mothers opting for procedure 1 None
2011-07-22 Researchers dissociate beneficial and detrimental impacts of maternal regulatory T cells 0 None
2011-07-22 The next round of mammogram advice 0 None
2011-07-22 Clinton discusses clean cookstove initiative in India 0 None
2011-07-22 Longer looks: The effect of bedside manner; digging deep on Rick Scott's business deals; migraines and sexism 0 None
2011-07-22 Study on maternal employment, child socio-emotional behaviour in the UK 0 None
2011-07-22 Viewpoints: Will Gang of Six compromise work?; endorsing birth control recommendations; Minn. budget deal 0 None
2011-07-21 Taller women more prone to cancer: Study 0 None
2011-07-21 Scientists find distinct links between smoking during pregnancy and long-term harm for the child 0 None
2011-07-21 Komen for the Cure applauds new mammography guidelines 0 None
2011-07-21 SBI, ACR applaud updated ACOG mammography recommendations 0 None
2011-07-21 Women in embattled regions have limited access and means to use contraceptives 0 None
2011-07-21 Boosted REYATAZ shows durable viral suppression in women with HIV 0 None
2011-07-21 Essential criteria for clinical diagnosis of restless legs syndrome 0 None
2011-07-21 Caffeine reduces women's chances of becoming pregnant 0 None
2011-07-21 Texas Tribune reviews new anti-abortion law; health debate 0 None
2011-07-21 IOM panel recommends insurance coverage for contraception 0 None
2011-07-21 Taller people at increased risk of cancers 0 None
2011-07-20 Babies of stressed pregnant mums may have lasting effects 0 None
2011-07-20 New anti-cancer drugs plus chemo for breast cancer shows promise: Study 0 3
2011-07-20 Novel approach to prevent ‘chemo’ induced menopause in breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-07-20 GlobalPost examines GHI implementation in Guatemala 0 None
2011-07-20 Ban says U.N.'s top priority is sustainable development 0 None
2011-07-20 Capsules: IOM recommends free birth control for all 0 None
2011-07-20 Study investigates mercury deposits in industrialized city soil 0 None
2011-07-20 Spanish patients with Fabry disease show classic observable traits different from rest of Europe 0 None
2011-07-20 Chemotherapy combined with anti-cancer agent shows promise for treatment of aggressive breast cancers 0 None
2011-07-20 Normal stem cell encourages growth of cancer stem cells and fuels ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-07-20 IOM to issue report on preventive health care services for women 0 None
2011-07-20 Women with breastfeeding difficulties may experience postpartum depression 0 None
2011-07-20 Study reveals how alcohol and weight influence breast cancer hormone levels in post menopausal women 0 None
2011-07-20 Birth control pills may reduce woman's bone density 0 None
2011-07-19 Study: Married people seek medical care sooner for chest pain 0 None
2011-07-19 First comprehensive European patient education programme for women with HIV 0 None
2011-07-19 Natural formula can fight against highly invasive breast cancer 0 None
2011-07-19 Study finds high C-section rates in Florida, New Jersey and Texas 0 None
2011-07-19 Thalidomide analog shows promise against sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-07-18 Partners of Bacterial Vaginosis sufferers at increased risk of HIV 0 5
2011-07-18 Washington Post examines access to maternal and child health care in Sierra Leone 0 None
2011-07-18 Panel discussion on global perspective of women and Alzheimer's held at AAIC 2011 0 None
2011-07-18 Free, drop-in childcare service centers launched at three VA medical centers 0 None
2011-07-18 HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer women benefit from trastuzumab and chemotherapy 0 None
2011-07-16 Record number of abortion restrictions enacted 0 None
2011-07-16 Nearly 700 participants to attend Fifth National Summit on Women Veterans' Issues 0 None
2011-07-16 Female teens more vulnerable to negative effects of binge drinking 0 3
2011-07-15 Inovio reports strong immune responses with VGX-3100 vaccine for cervical dysplasia and cancer 0 None
2011-07-15 Scientific American presents slide show on MTCT prevention 0 None
2011-07-15 Women with current major depression more likely to use crack 0 None
2011-07-15 New method for determining breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2011-07-15 Oxytocin does not boost prospects for normal births 0 None
2011-07-14 FDA grants Novian Health IDE approval for Novilase ILT System to treat breast cancer 0 None
2011-07-14 Study finds structural determinants of adolescent girls' vulnerability to HIV 0 None
2011-07-14 Two new studies support use of PrEP for HIV prevention among heterosexual men and women 0 None
2011-07-14 U.N., Africa Union appeal to international community for aid to fight drought in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-14 Transvaginal placement of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse may pose greater risk, warns FDA 0 2.4
2011-07-14 Treatment with estrogen dramatically lowers rates of stomach cancer in male mice 0 5
2011-07-14 Reproductive steroids may play a role in occurrence of generalized tonic-clonic seizures in women 0 None
2011-07-14 Progesterone could fight against neuroblastoma 0 None
2011-07-14 Roundup: N.H.'s Planned Parenthood funding dilemma; Calif. prison doc's high pay, little work 0 None
2011-07-13 Many women in war-torn areas unable to obtain family planning services 0 None
2011-07-13 Malaria parasite uses antibody camouflage to hide 0 None
2011-07-13 Family planning essential for meeting world population's needs 0 None
2011-07-13 Strength exercises boost bone density in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 0 None
2011-07-13 Men more likely to succumb to cancer 0 None
2011-07-12 Sexually transmitted diseases more common in women age 40 0 None
2011-07-12 AUL distributes copies of recent report, 'The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood' 0 None
2011-07-12 Maternal smoking during pregnancy causes serious birth defects 0 None
2011-07-12 Eating disorder behavior may directly affect brain function 0 None
2011-07-11 New gonorrhea strain resistant to all antibiotics isolated in Japanese woman 0 None
2011-07-11 Researchers identify new antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea strain 0 None
2011-07-11 New study about ethnicity and health 0 None
2011-07-11 LSUHSC to study mid, long-term health consequences of oil exposure 0 None
2011-07-11 Study confirms maternal alcohol consumption increases risk of birth outcomes 0 None
2011-07-11 Combination therapy shows promise against HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-07-08 Unvented cooking indoors causes small-particle air pollution and raises blood pressure in women 0 None
2011-07-08 Roundup: Ineffective malpractice suits; Medicare hospital funding error; D.C. abortion report 0 None
2011-07-08 Pregnant women face higher risk of stroke 0 None
2011-07-08 Women exposed to domestic violence during childhood may experience PTSD as adults 0 None
2011-07-08 Corporates profit from pinkwashing 0 None
2011-07-08 Insight into power of cigarette packet 0 None
2011-07-08 Tulane University receives NIH grant to examine oil spill effects on women's health 0 None
2011-07-07 Poor diet, alcohol, drugs and smoking linked to sex problems 0 None
2011-07-07 Smoking pregnant mums have smaller unhealthier babies 0 1
2011-07-07 Gum disease linked to infertility 0 5
2011-07-07 Postmenopausal women can benefit from self-paced walking test 0 None
2011-07-07 U.N. Women report examines women's access to justice worldwide 0 None
2011-07-07 Men more likely to fake soccer injuries than women 0 None
2011-07-07 Study: Breastfeeding does not appear to protect women from MS relapses 0 None
2011-07-07 Unhealthy lifestyle linked to increased risk of sexual dysfunction in men 0 None
2011-07-07 State roundup: Health officials in Calif. draw high pay 0 None
2011-07-07 Sodium intake during pregnancy alters kidney development in offspring 0 None
2011-07-06 Ovarian cells are stiffer and more viscous when benign 0 None
2011-07-06 Overall risk of stillbirth low among ART children 0 None
2011-07-06 Cumulus cells can provide information about genetic and chromosomal status of eggs 0 None
2011-07-06 Frozen embryo transfer may not adversely affect neonatal outcome 0 2
2011-07-06 Specialist RM clinic helps women achieve subsequent live birth 0 None
2011-07-06 Smoking, social class may lead to POF in women 0 None
2011-07-06 Researchers investigate predictors for adverse outcome in IVF singletons 0 None
2011-07-06 Older people, women and minorities enrolled less frequently in lung cancer drug trials 0 None
2011-07-06 The essential role of midwives 0 None
2011-07-06 Maternal smoking cessation improves perinatal outcomes in children 0 None
2011-07-06 States continue push to keep federal money from Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-07-06 LA Times: Study urges more mammogram guidelines 0 None
2011-07-06 Women with healthy lifestyle may face lower risk of sudden cardiac death 0 None
2011-07-06 More breast cancer patients may receive radiation treatments after surgery 0 None
2011-07-06 Maternal anxiety, depression may increase risk of asthma in children 0 None
2011-07-06 Infants treated with certain HIV medication more likely to experience adrenal dysfunction 0 None
2011-07-05 Clearblue Digital Ovulation test safe, non-invasive for women trying to conceive 0 None
2011-07-05 Periodontal disease can affect woman's chance of conceiving 0 None
2011-07-05 Study: Threatened miscarriages complicate 20% of all pregnancies 0 None
2011-07-05 Cleavage stage embryo with aneuploidy can undergo genetic normalisation process 0 None
2011-07-05 Early childbearing impedes education among women 0 None
2011-07-05 ICSI study shows strong increase in first trimester pregnancy loss after the age of 38 0 4
2011-07-05 Antidepressants during first trimester linked to increased risk of autism 1 None
2011-07-05 Mammograms should be personalized based on woman's age, breast density 0 None
2011-07-05 Anti-depressants during early pregnancy linked to increased risk of autism 0 None
2011-07-05 Women with sedentary lifestyle more likely to develop pulmonary embolism 0 5
2011-07-04 Study shows effect of maternal height on multiple implantation 0 None
2011-07-04 Women can have successful pregnancy after recurrent miscarriage 0 4
2011-07-04 Primiparity, maternal smoking and BMI linked to risk of pre-term birth 0 None
2011-07-04 New model may help reduce multiple pregnancies in women 0 None
2011-07-04 New insight into oocyte chromosome abnormalities 0 None
2011-07-02 Medical practitioners can help reduce breast cancer deaths in African-American women 0 None
2011-07-02 Judge halts enforcement of S.D. abortion law; hearing on Kansas law today 0 None
2011-07-02 IPS looks at U.N. Women funding levels 0 None
2011-07-02 Viewpoints: Medical docs begin residency, best practices, Kansas abortions 0 None
2011-07-01 The women, girls, and gender equality of the GHI: Assessment of the GHI plus country strategies 0 None
2011-07-01 NPR examines controversial drug being used to save women's lives 0 None
2011-07-01 Women more likely to survive after major gastrointestinal surgeries than men 0 None
2011-07-01 Women's rights becoming 'cornerstone' of U.S. foreign policy 0 None
2011-07-01 Avoidance of routine thyroid testing on pregnant women would have let 80% of cases go undetected 0 None
2011-07-01 Ovarian cancer molecular updates 0 None
2011-07-01 Panel advises FDA to reject Avastin as breast cancer drug 0 None
2011-06-30 Viewpoints: Abortion law debates; Medicare cost examinations; state reform building blocks 0 None
2011-06-30 Non-smoking women more likely to be obese: Study 0 None
2011-06-30 N.C. Gov. Vetoes abortion bill; 2 Kansas doctors file suit against Kansas law; R.I. exchange bill caught in dispute 0 None
2011-06-30 Diagnostic delay in women with tuberous sclerosis complex increases mortality risk 0 None
2011-06-30 Girl's Book Project delivers critical information about puberty and health 0 None
2011-06-30 Women recover faster from knee replacement surgery than men 0 None
2011-06-30 Social stigma surrounding abortion 0 None
2011-06-30 Early metformin treatment may prevent adolescent polycystic ovary syndrome 0 None
2011-06-30 FDA's ODAC recommends withdrawal of Avastin approval for metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-29 FDA looks at Avastin risks 0 None
2011-06-29 NPR examines maternal, child health in Mozambique 0 None
2011-06-29 PEP intervention increases breast cancer awareness 0 None
2011-06-29 Stop ignoring historical western advocacy of sex selection 0 None
2011-06-29 New prostate cancer drugs bring cost of care into spotlight 0 None
2011-06-29 Planned Parenthood asks court to restore funding in Kansas 0 None
2011-06-29 Global economic recession ends concerted rise in fertility rates 0 None
2011-06-29 Roundup: UMass students complain about insurance plan; Indiana stops paying for children's vaccines; Suit filed to stop Arizona Medicaid cuts 0 None
2011-06-28 Conventional Estrogen Receptor measurement methods may result in 10-20% false negative rate 0 None
2011-06-28 Screening with mammography reduces deaths from breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-28 Enrollment commences in Palatin's bremelanotide Phase 2b trial for female sexual dysfunction 0 2
2011-06-28 First Edition: June 28, 2011 0 None
2011-06-28 Many advanced breast cancer patients do not receive postmastectomy radiation therapy 0 None
2011-06-28 Breast cancer patients not getting recommended radiation therapy: Report 0 None
2011-06-28 GlobalPost examines family planning and maternal health in Malawi 0 None
2011-06-28 Women can benefit from immediate breast reconstruction following mastectomy 0 None
2011-06-28 Researchers, policy experts to examine issue of declining enrollment in clinical trials 0 None
2011-06-28 Accelerated hepatitis B vaccination schedule effective for high-risk pregnant women 0 None
2011-06-28 Mammography screening prevents breast cancer deaths in women 0 None
2011-06-27 Vitamin D supplements safe for healthy pregnant women 0 None
2011-06-27 'MRA Fusion' treatment for uterine fibroids 0 None
2011-06-27 Abortion policies under scrutiny in a number of states 0 None
2011-06-27 FDA accepts for filing Columbia's PROCHIEVE progesterone gel NDA 0 None
2011-06-27 Study aims to find out whether blood screening can diagnose early breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-27 Study finds no adverse effects of vitamin D supplements in pregnant women, newborns 0 None
2011-06-27 Many women with advanced breast cancer do not receive radiation after mastectomy 0 None
2011-06-27 Study links genetic variants in MHC region with risk of lupus in African American women 0 None
2011-06-27 UVA to study how the 'Call to Health' model helps African-American women manage diabetes 0 None
2011-06-27 Maternal MS not linked with poor pregnancy or birth outcomes 0 None
2011-06-27 New model estimates impact of lifestyle changes on absolute breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-06-27 Policy leaders to identify targeted strategies for creating national breastfeeding agenda 0 None
2011-06-27 AWHONN, Elsevier partner to review and update Maternal-Newborn skills 0 None
2011-06-27 Federal judge rules Indiana cannot cut Medicaid funds to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-06-24 Conference examines family planning benefits for health 0 None
2011-06-24 Focused ultrasound changes 27 year-old uterine fibroid patient's life 0 None
2011-06-24 Scientific evidence is key driver for gaining reimbursement for MR-guided focused ultrasound 0 None
2011-06-24 Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation awards grants to empower African American women with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-24 Unavailability of Avastin more dangerous risk for breast cancer patients, says FAMEDS founder 0 None
2011-06-24 Gender-based sex selection harms women's health in Asia, U.N. report says 0 None
2011-06-24 Breast milk is an incredible low-tech solution for infant malnutrition 0 None
2011-06-24 Genetics may fuel women's prejudice against male strangers during menstrual cycle 0 None
2011-06-24 CHW interventions linked to increased rates of mammography screening 0 None
2011-06-24 New York Times examines very rare E. coli strain responsible for German outbreak 0 None
2011-06-24 Inhaled corticosteroids linked to increased risk of fractures in patients with COPD 0 None
2011-06-24 Longer looks: Prenatal care for dads; rise in bipolar diagnosis for children 0 None
2011-06-23 WA alcohol regulations sparks debate 0 None
2011-06-23 Elderly alcohol and drug abuse support 0 None
2011-06-23 Centrix and CutisPharma enter promotional agreement for vaginal suppository compounding kits 0 None
2011-06-23 Michelle Obama talks about AIDS, women's rights on Africa trip 0 None
2011-06-23 Silicone gel-filled breast implants: FDA releases updated data 0 None
2011-06-23 Gaining regulatory approval for new medical devices easier than convincing insurers to provide coverage 0 None
2011-06-23 Woman can more accurately identify man's sexual orientation during peak ovulation 0 None
2011-06-23 Study examines reasons for rise in cesarean delivery 0 None
2011-06-23 More frequent use of ultrasound recommended in twin pregnancies 0 None
2011-06-23 Silicone-gel breast implant complications to be watched out for: FDA 0 None
2011-06-23 Drinking restrictions for the elderly 0 None
2011-06-23 Mothers receiving influenza vaccination during pregnancy also protect infants 0 None
2011-06-22 Upgraded midwifery services could save up to 3.6M lives in developing countries 0 None
2011-06-22 Planning for changes in lifestyle, health leads to better retirement 0 None
2011-06-22 Genetic mutation linked to peripartum cardiomyopathy during pregnancy 0 None
2011-06-22 Marriage boosts survival odds for both men and women with colon cancer 0 None
2011-06-22 Maternal smoking 'imprints' unhealthy set of characteristics on unborn babies 0 None
2011-06-22 Smoking during pregnancy lowers offspring's HDL cholesterol, greater risk of heart disease later 0 None
2011-06-22 Indiana Planned Parenthood to stop taking Medicaid patients 0 None
2011-06-22 More mothers are breast feeding: Report 0 None
2011-06-21 DIA recognizes CAPRISA team for outstanding achievement in HIV prevention 0 None
2011-06-21 Guardian examines cervical cancer in Africa 0 None
2011-06-21 Focus on men in family planning programs 0 None
2011-06-21 Strengthen monitoring and surveillance of malaria in pregnancy interventions 0 None
2011-06-21 California-born Asian and Pacific Islander women face higher risks of breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-21 Tony Blair visits Sierra Leone, calls for increased investment, better governance 0 None
2011-06-21 Obese teenage girls more likely to develop high-level nicotine addiction 0 None
2011-06-21 Inducing labor does not increase risk of emergency cesarean section 0 None
2011-06-21 New clinical trial to evaluate safety of tenofovir gel in breastfeeding, pregnant women 0 None
2011-06-21 Additional, better-trained midwives needed to save millions of women and newborns worldwide, report says 0 None
2011-06-20 Adequate midwifery could save 3.6 million lives, new report shows 0 None
2011-06-20 GOP fight against Planned Parenthood expands as Wis. prepares to cut funding 0 None
2011-06-20 Urinary incontinence after child birth increases risk of postpartum depression 0 1
2011-06-20 Genetic Technologies introduces BREVAGen genetic test for assessing non-familial breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-06-20 Two thirds of women with breast cancer more likely to die from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-06-20 Health care politics: Anti-abortion group attacks Romney; Axelrod claims Huntsman supported Obama plan; Bachmann vows repeal 0 None
2011-06-18 Watson Pharmaceuticals confirms SEASONIQUE patent challenge 0 None
2011-06-18 Additional funding announced for PEPFAR programs in Africa 0 None
2011-06-18 Cancer Statistics 2011 report finds progress has not benefitted all segments of the population equally 0 None
2011-06-18 HPV vaccine shows success in young Australian women, study says 0 1
2011-06-18 Justice Department sides with Planned Parenthood in Indiana case 0 None
2011-06-18 Cervical ripening that instigates preterm birth is distinct from normal term labor 0 None
2011-06-18 Post-war trend of falling birth rates has been reversed across Europe 0 None
2011-06-18 OptumHealth names Women & Infants as Center of Excellence for Reproductive Resource Services 0 None
2011-06-17 Cancer vaccine shows promise 0 None
2011-06-17 Joint venture to manufacture and distribute tenofovir gel in Africa 0 None
2011-06-17 Civil unrest creates serious health implications in South Sudan 0 None
2011-06-17 Eating disorders and abuse may increase likelihood of pregnancy and postpartum depression 0 None
2011-06-17 Japan to evacuate pregnant women, children at risk of high radiation levels outside of evacuation zone 0 None
2011-06-17 Unprescribed methods to bring on labor may not be effective 0 None
2011-06-17 Men's flashy spending may work for the short term but not for marriage 0 None
2011-06-17 Food-based soy products safe for breast cancer survivors, expert says 0 None
2011-06-17 AAIDD honors BUSM professor for intellectual and developmental disabilities research 0 None
2011-06-17 HRT use linked to decreased risk of peripheral arterial disease in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-06-17 Viewpoints: Medicare eligibility age; Medicare 'scares'; questions about Fla. Medicaid managed care 0 None
2011-06-17 Pregnant women with depression unlikely to receive consistent treatment 0 None
2011-06-17 Roundup: Few states raise taxes to ease budgets; Ala. Gov. signs abortion law; Texas House advances bill to turn Medicaid, Medicare into block grants 0 None
2011-06-16 Older women in the UK less likely to have breast cancer surgery than younger ones 0 None
2011-06-16 Large trial of tenofovir gel for women set to begin in South Africa 0 None
2011-06-16 Expert poll finds Afghanistan is the most dangerous place to be a woman 0 None
2011-06-16 State roundup: Mass. health spending's rise; huge Ky. hospital merger 0 None
2011-06-16 Women who make their sexual debut as young teens more likely to divorce 0 None
2011-06-16 Sheep diagnoses breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-15 There is no such thing as expressive muscles 0 None
2011-06-15 Meeting promotes partnership to end malnutrition in first 1,000 days of life 0 None
2011-06-15 Panel discusses funding for universal access to HIV treatment 0 None
2011-06-15 EOW hosts national conference to highlight practice of Female Genital Mutilation 0 None
2011-06-15 Bariatric surgery may treat polycystic ovarian syndrome in women of child-bearing age 0 None
2011-06-15 TIA, CONRAD enter license agreement to manufacture and distribute Tenofovir1% gel in Africa 0 None
2011-06-15 Ventana Medical receives FDA approval for new breast cancer genetic test 0 None
2011-06-15 High-quality fathering reduces risky sexual behavior by daughters 0 None
2011-06-15 Marriage and sleep study: Lack of sleep affects wives, husbands stoic! 0 None
2011-06-14 Poor maternal nutrition predisposes offspring to type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-14 Study links sleep duration with pressure to maintain thin body among adolescent girls 0 None
2011-06-14 Sociologist studies why families in China choose to abort girls 0 None
2011-06-14 Study explores age differences in barriers to cervical cancer screening attendance 0 None
2011-06-13 Severe sleep apnea increases risk of gestational diabetes and preterm birth in pregnant women 0 None
2011-06-13 VOA News examines U.N. Women in series of articles 0 None
2011-06-13 Secretary of State Clinton travels to sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2011-06-13 UNAIDS, PEPFAR announce campaign to eliminate MTCT of HIV by 2015 0 None
2011-06-13 S. African government program reduced MTCT HIV transmission rate to 3.5%, study shows 0 None
2011-06-13 LA/hypnosis combination during surgery can aid healing process, reduce drug use and hospital stay time 0 None
2011-06-10 GOP senators ask HHS to let Indiana cut Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2011-06-10 Ban calls for global unity to end AIDS by 2020 at U.N. meeting opening 0 None
2011-06-10 Antimullerian hormone test can help indicate number of eggs, pregnancy in women 0 None
2011-06-10 Tips for pregnant women during summer 0 None
2011-06-09 Several state legislatures debate abortion restrictions 0 None
2011-06-09 VOA News examines debate over U.N. Women funding levels 0 None
2011-06-09 Women who receive intrauterine device after abortion less likely to have unintended pregnancy 0 None
2011-06-09 PEPFAR, UNAIDS to announce new plan for preventing MTCT of HIV 0 None
2011-06-09 National survey finds women more likely to see doctor on regular basis than men 0 5
2011-06-09 New NCIN report: Poorer women more likely to die from breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-09 More women than men are unnecessarily referred for nuclear stress tests 0 None
2011-06-08 Maternal-child health disparities need to be addressed in the U.S., says expert 0 None
2011-06-08 Indiana official offers new option to keep Medicaid for Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-06-08 Women may be as resilient to combat-related stress as men 0 None
2011-06-08 Lethal malaria parasite has biochemical weakness 0 None
2011-06-08 Women who gain excessive weight during pregnancy may have newborns with high body fat 0 None
2011-06-08 BPA affects development of uterus in female primates 0 None
2011-06-08 Mother's blueberry consumption can improve mammary gland health in offspring 0 None
2011-06-08 MSU professor to lead acetazolamide clinical trial on idiopathic intracranial hypertension 0 None
2011-06-08 Combined contraceptive pill does not cause weight gain in young women 0 None
2011-06-07 Smoking increases woman's risk for peripheral artery disease 10-fold 0 None
2011-06-07 University of Perugia researcher to lead BioNanoFilter European clinical trial on Group B Strep 0 None
2011-06-07 Race impacts risk of heart disease after gestational diabetes 0 None
2011-06-07 Ovarian cancer screenings do not reduce risk of death 0 None
2011-06-07 Women with higher leptin levels have fewer symptoms of depression 0 None
2011-06-07 Faults in p53 gene could help predict beneficial drug combination for ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-06-07 APP to commence marketing Letrozole Tablets for breast cancer in the U.S. 0 None
2011-06-07 Female cancer survivors benefit from natural nutritional supplement 0 None
2011-06-07 Testosterone spray may slow cognitive decline in post-menopausal women 0 None
2011-06-07 Women with low bone density more likely to benefit from bisphosphonate drug 0 None
2011-06-07 Flaxseed of no use in menopausal hot flashes: Study 0 None
2011-06-06 Attorneys head to court today over Indiana ban on funding for Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-06-06 New blog aims to help dispel many myths behind cervical smear test 0 None
2011-06-06 Estrogen therapy improves low bone density in teenage girls with anorexia nervosa 0 None
2011-06-06 Researchers measure ED residents' attitudes on pregnancy during residency 0 None
2011-06-06 Skin wrinkles may allow identification of fracture risk in early menopausal women 0 None
2011-06-06 NCIC CTG's exemestane clinical trial data on breast cancer presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-06-06 Additional radiation treatment shows promise for breast cancer surgery patients 0 None
2011-06-06 Study suggests strong link between dying from breast cancer and being obese 0 None
2011-06-06 Anti-Mullerian hormone test can indicate reproductive function in young women with cancer 0 None
2011-06-06 Genentech's Avastin, chemotherapy Phase III combination study data on ovarian cancer presented at ASCO 0 5
2011-06-06 Women with breast cancer do not benefit from flaxseed 0 None
2011-06-06 Women with ovarian cancer do not benefit from CA-125 and transvaginal ultrasound 0 None
2011-06-06 Low-cost healthy lifestyle program can prevent excess weight gain in pregnant women 0 None
2011-06-06 Nonmenstruating female athletes have abnormal bone structure: Study 0 None
2011-06-06 Exemestane reduces risk of breast cancer in high-risk, postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-06-05 NHS directive to fertility clinics 0 None
2011-06-05 Screening unhelpful in lowering deaths from ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-06-05 Wrinkles and bone health: Connection 0 None
2011-06-05 Safety of birth control pills under scrutiny 0 None
2011-06-04 Bionovo's Menerba Phase 2 trial data to be presented at Annual World Congress on Menopause 0 5
2011-06-04 HRT reduces risk of breast cancer in women with BRCA mutations after ovary removal 0 5
2011-06-04 Indiana officials say they will defy federal order on Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-06-04 Researcher to evaluate new approach for treatment of triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-04 Additional data supporting utility of PAM50 gene signature for breast cancer to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-06-04 Thermography is not a substitute for mammography, warns FDA 0 None
2011-06-04 Combinations of mother's body size, placental size can predict heart disease in men in later life: Study 0 None
2011-06-04 Sexual pleasure among young adults linked to healthy psychological and social development 0 None
2011-06-04 G8 must fulfill pledges to women and children 0 None
2011-06-04 Viewpoints: Debating the best ways to 'fix' Medicare; ACO rule; states 'punishing' women? 0 None
2011-06-04 Nuvera announces results of blinded study on breast cancer assay for taxane chemotherapy response 0 None
2011-06-03 Telethermographic device is not approved for screening breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-03 Many women over 70 with stage I breast cancer opt for radiation therapy: ASCO 0 None
2011-06-03 Dilon Diagnostics to introduce latest advancement in molecular breast imaging at SNM meeting 0 None
2011-06-03 Fatty diet during pregnancy linked to increased risk of placental inflammation, stillbirth 0 None
2011-06-03 HHS says Indiana cannot cut Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-06-03 Hip strengthening exercises reduce patellofemoral pain, improve female runners' gaits 0 None
2011-06-03 Geophagy protects stomach against toxins, parasites and pathogens 0 None
2011-06-02 Octomom’s fertility specialist loses license 0 None
2011-06-02 Relatives of women who died in childbirth in Uganda sue government 0 None
2011-06-02 Study explains differences between male and female victims in community violence assaults 0 None
2011-06-02 Researchers discover overactive genes that drive triple-negative breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-06-02 Unwed mothers face poorer health at midlife: New nationwide study 0 None
2011-06-01 Men with migraine suffer from PTSD than women 0 None
2011-06-01 SGO's Clinical Document outlines expert recommendations for gynecologic cancer surveillance 0 None
2011-06-01 National survey finds gender and race affect self-reported health 0 None
2011-06-01 Breast fat transfer procedure can achieve twofold increase in breast size 0 None
2011-06-01 Researchers receive CTSI Award for Translational Research in Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health. 0 None
2011-06-01 Women with ovarian cancer could benefit from new targeted testing 0 None
2011-06-01 POWER study examines impact of HIV infection on Ontario women 0 None
2011-06-01 IPSOGEN announces two studies on Genomic Grade test to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-06-01 Type II diabetes drug may slow or stop breast cancer tumor metastasis 0 1
2011-06-01 Birth control pill safety issues raised 0 None
2011-05-31 Increase breast feeding rates by extending maternity leave: Study 0 5
2011-05-31 Latest Breast cancer screening guidelines deemed unsafe by 80% women 0 None
2011-05-31 Enrollment complete in BioSante's LibiGel Phase III cardiovascular and breast cancer safety study 0 None
2011-05-31 Stress does not appear to increase risk of developing multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-05-30 Canadian women more aware of ovarian cancer now, but misconceptions remain 1 None
2011-05-30 Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis can avoid mother to child transmission of mtDNA disorders 0 None
2011-05-30 U-M researcher receives $1.3M Gates Foundation grant to study women's menstrual practices, sanitation 0 None
2011-05-30 Woman's risk of developing diabetes during pregnancy can be identified seven years before 0 None
2011-05-30 New insights into pathogenesis and treatment of hereditary breast, ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-05-27 AHRQ: 94% of women hospitalized for pregnancy and delivery in the U.S. had complications 0 None
2011-05-27 Senate Democrats pressure states to maintain funding for Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-05-27 OVA1 more effective than CA 125 test in evaluating likelihood of ovarian cancer 0 5
2011-05-27 Nutribar, CBCF partner to support breast cancer research 0 None
2011-05-27 Hysterectomy procedures will continue to decline due to advantages of less-invasive alternatives: MRG 1 None
2011-05-27 Anti-M-llerian hormone levels predict menopausal age in women 0 None
2011-05-27 State lawmakers take up effort to defund Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-05-27 Longer looks: Stem cells, vaccinating against addictive drugs, the GOP's budget hatchet man 0 None
2011-05-27 Long-term exposure to estrogen increases high blood pressure in women 0 5
2011-05-27 Folic acid during pregnancy reduces rate of colon cancer in offspring 0 None
2011-05-26 ATA recognizes 4th Annual World Thyroid Day 0 None
2011-05-26 Gestational high-fat diet programs woman's baby for future diabetes 0 None
2011-05-26 More wealthy families in India choosing to abort female fetuses, study shows 0 None
2011-05-26 Texas considers performance-based payments; Calif. docs oppose mammography bill 0 None
2011-05-26 Emotional factors and mental health problems trigger alcohol-related offences in women 0 None
2011-05-26 Taking prenatal vitamins early during pregnancy can reduce risk of having children with autism 0 None
2011-05-26 Low vitamin D could account for link between obesity and cancer, heart disease, diabetes 0 None
2011-05-26 Routine assessment can help predict risk of developing diabetes during pregnancy before seven years 0 None
2011-05-26 Coronary artery disease is a leading cause of death in U.S. women 0 None
2011-05-26 There's no upper age limit for balloon angioplasties 0 5
2011-05-26 Study: Healthy gut flora reduces risk of obesity and body's low-level inflammation 0 4
2011-05-25 Federal officials review Indiana's Planned Parenthood law 0 None
2011-05-25 Biogen Idec launches educational forum, 'Women in MS' 0 None
2011-05-25 Abortion rates decline, except among poor women 0 None
2011-05-25 Baked, broiled fish consumption linked to reduced heart failure risk in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-05-25 Lipofilling seems to be safe for breast cancer patients, study suggests 0 None
2011-05-24 Researchers devise new genetic technique for IVF embryos 0 None
2011-05-24 Studies consistently confirm health benefits of fruit consumption 0 None
2011-05-24 Loss of elasticity and protein breakdown cause pelvic organ prolapse 0 None
2011-05-24 U.N. Secretary-General Ban addresses maternal mortality in Nigeria, IDPs in Cote d'Ivoire 0 None
2011-05-24 Authorities in India's only Muslim-majority state battling increase in female foeticide, AFP reports 0 None
2011-05-24 BMI increase between pregnancies linked to increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus 0 None
2011-05-24 Caffeine reduces muscle activity in Fallopian tubes 0 None
2011-05-23 Infertility centers under scrutiny 0 None
2011-05-23 Scientists find new drug target in breast cancer 0 None
2011-05-23 Study links early complementary feeding with infant malnutrition in Kenya 0 None
2011-05-23 CMBC honors Carol Milgard Breast Health Society with celebratory donor wall 0 None
2011-05-23 Sosei to introduce NorLevo oral emergency contraceptive in Japan 0 None
2011-05-23 Researchers identify new drug resistant protein in breast cancer 0 None
2011-05-22 Australians discover treatment for very common female infection 0 5
2011-05-21 Studies: Unintended pregnancies cost taxpayers $11B a year 0 None
2011-05-21 16 Countries announce new commitments to reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality 0 None
2011-05-21 Breast cancer survivors, advocates stress importance of Every Woman Counts program 0 None
2011-05-21 Study shows why individuals with anorexia nervosa have paradoxical response to food 0 None
2011-05-21 New FIGO classification system benefits women with AUB 0 None
2011-05-21 N.J. seeks waiver to trim Medicaid rolls; Texas trims Medicaid budget 0 None
2011-05-21 Labour, delivery health professionals lack clear understanding of anesthesiologist's role: Study 0 None
2011-05-21 New research explores role of genes, environment in post-natal depression 0 None
2011-05-21 High heels and narrow toe boxes lead to toe deformities in women 0 None
2011-05-21 Separation of family planning, HIV funding harms women, girls in developing world, advocates say 0 None
2011-05-21 New Seattle IVF program cuts expense of women conceiving child with donated egg 0 None
2011-05-21 Bristol-Myers Squibb to present abstracts on oncology compounds at ASCO 2011 Annual Meeting 0 None
2011-05-21 16 Countries pledge to reduce maternal, newborn, child mortality 0 None
2011-05-21 Healthier diet associated with less weight gain in African American women: Study 0 None
2011-05-21 Texas, Minnesota lawmakers advance abortion bills 0 None
2011-05-20 Parliamentarians issue call for G8 nations to focus on role of women in development 0 None
2011-05-20 Frequent, consistent exercise may help women curtail cigarette cravings 0 None
2011-05-20 Bill to expand reproductive health services in the Philippines introduced in country's Congress 0 None
2011-05-20 VIDAS TOXO IgG Avidity assay to test for recent Toxoplasma gondii infection receives FDA clearance 0 2
2011-05-19 AstraZeneca announces encouraging results from olaparib phase II study in serous ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-05-19 Government study finds 12 women died giving birth per month in 2010 at hospital in Sierra Leone 0 None
2011-05-19 Treadmill test helps predict lifetime risk of cardiovascular disease in middle-age people 0 None
2011-05-19 Pregnant women warned not to eat for two: Study 0 None
2011-05-19 High weight gain during pregnancy can put women at increased risk of becoming obese later in life 0 None
2011-05-19 New breast cancer biomarker may help identify women's response to tamoxifen 0 None
2011-05-19 Children exposed to maternal smoking in utero have increased DNA methylation in AXL gene 0 None
2011-05-19 Yoga offers unique benefits beyond fighting fatigue for women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-05-19 Common gene fault triggers a ripple of molecular signals leading to more aggressive cervical cancer 0 None
2011-05-18 U-Systems introduces RCC Transducer Technology for somo•v Automated Breast Ultrasound system 0 None
2011-05-18 Clinical PET system for early stage breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2011-05-18 New data on personalized approaches for skin, ovarian and lung cancer to be presented at ASCO meeting 0 None
2011-05-18 State Senators in Minnesota and Iowa pass abortion measures 0 None
2011-05-18 EMAS publishes position statement on women's post-reproductive health problems in Maturitas journal 0 None
2011-05-18 Mothers living in better social, economic status opt for caesarean section 0 None
2011-05-18 Tips to get better sleep 0 None
2011-05-17 Critics say program offering money for contraception to HIV-positive Kenyan women is illegal 0 None
2011-05-17 Cytori Therapeutics announces independent clinical study results in breast reconstruction presented at the Association of Breast Surgery conference 0 None
2011-05-17 Novel topically-applied molecular microbicide protects women against HIV infection 0 None
2011-05-17 WHO releases annual World Health Statistics report 0 None
2011-05-17 Childhood physical abuse linked to elevated rates of chronic fatigue syndrome among women 0 4
2011-05-16 Gene variant linked to infertility in women 0 None
2011-05-16 NewGene develops breakthrough test for hereditary breast cancer 0 None
2011-05-16 Report calls for developing new methods of contraception for women in developing countries 0 None
2011-05-16 State news: La. House passes abortion measure; Ga. faces sharp deficits in health plans; Calif. GOP offers budget plan 0 None
2011-05-15 IVF causing multiple birth rates fall 0 None
2011-05-13 U.S., Egyptian officials launch report documenting results from USAID health assistance in Egypt 0 None
2011-05-13 More than 1,100 women raped every day in the Congo, study finds 0 None
2011-05-13 Diet-Bailout author use business tools for new weight loss approach 0 None
2011-05-13 New data shows high sexual violence against women in the Democratic Republic of Congo 0 None
2011-05-13 Stress related to pregnancy affects health of expectant parents and their infants 0 None
2011-05-13 Opinion: Ending female genital mutilation 0 None
2011-05-13 AMS signs research grant contract for six sites to evaluate vaginal prolapse repair techniques 0 None
2011-05-13 Boehner's support for budget cuts to Medicare, Medicaid draws criticism from Catholic U. faculty 0 None
2011-05-13 Rethink praises Ontario's decision to provide breast cancer patients with access to Herceptin 0 None
2011-05-13 Groundbreaking cancer treatment studies to be unveiled at AAPS National Biotechnology Conference 0 None
2011-05-13 Study: OVA1 blood test can accurately predict ovarian cancer in women with pelvic masses 0 None
2011-05-13 Roundup: Maryland long term care costs examined; federal judge declines to bar implementation of abortion law 0 None
2011-05-12 Coffee provides protections from a type of breast cancer: Study 0 None
2011-05-12 Mesh surgery more effective for patients with pelvic organ prolapse 0 None
2011-05-12 Study finds link between high prenatal BPA levels and infant's neurobehavioral abnormalities 0 None
2011-05-12 U-Systems to exhibit new version of somo•v automated breast ultrasound at SBI Meeting 0 None
2011-05-12 Fourth U.N. Conference on the Least Developed Countries continues to examine development possibilities for LDCs 0 None
2011-05-12 State roundup: Daniels signs Ind. law to ban Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2011-05-11 Majority of urban NYC women with hepatitis B do not receive education, subsequent care 0 None
2011-05-11 Study finds strong link between live birth rates and number of eggs retrieved in one IVF cycle 0 None
2011-05-11 Study evaluates link between thyroid autoantibodies, miscarriage and preterm birth 0 5
2011-05-11 Women with invasive breast cancer can benefit from new genomic test 0 None
2011-05-11 Genetic test to identify women at higher risk of breast cancer could reduce risks associated with screening 0 None
2011-05-11 New health reform law to make insurance more affordable for women by 2014 0 None
2011-05-11 Breast cancer and unhealthy lifestyle choices 0 None
2011-05-11 Women who naturally bear twins live longer 0 None
2011-05-11 Viewpoints: NY Times warning on women's rights; WSJ on 'Romneycare'; Dutch model for Medicare 0 None
2011-05-11 Coffee consumption can reduce risk of ER-negative breast cancer in women 0 None
2011-05-10 Women's Health Issues' new supplement highlights abortion, reproductive health research 0 None
2011-05-10 Psychological distress affects IVF outcomes 0 None
2011-05-10 Treatment with estrogen-lowering drugs shrinks tumors and reduces mastectomy rates in breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-05-10 Fat returns after liposuction 0 None
2011-05-10 Successful treatment of depression in mothers improves behavior of children 0 None
2011-05-10 Breastfeeding leads to better behaviour in kids: Study 0 None
2011-05-09 Minn. House approves abortion restrictions 0 None
2011-05-09 New GARDASIL data against Human Papillomavirus presented at EUROGIN conference 0 3
2011-05-09 Adalimumab remains in newborn's bloodstream for at least three months 0 None
2011-05-08 Breast cancer linked to lifestyle & three new genes 0 1
2011-05-08 ADHD in children linked to stress and depression during pregnancy 0 None
2011-05-07 Women more likely to leave substance abuse treatment center after new tobacco-free policy 0 1
2011-05-07 Study analyzes breast-feeding frequency of infants in eight inner-city Philadelphia health centers 0 None
2011-05-07 U.N. officials recognize International Day of the Midwife 0 None
2011-05-07 Abortion bills move to governors in Texas and Florida 0 None
2011-05-07 Affordable preventive care options available for all California women 0 None
2011-05-07 Burning mouth syndrome affects menopausal women seven times more often than men 0 5
2011-05-06 Longer looks: States creating health compacts; IPAB under fire; is GOP redefining rape? 0 None
2011-05-06 Opinions: U.S. support for maternal, child health; infection control at borders; the AMFm model; International Affairs budget; organizations supporting women 0 None
2011-05-06 Protocols to determine when sexual assault kits need to be tested 0 None
2011-05-06 Pregnant Latinas who endure partner violence more likely to suffer postpartum depression 0 None
2011-05-06 Bills to tighten abortion regulations advance in Texas, La. 0 None
2011-05-06 Maternal exposure to BPA during pregnancy linked to decrease in birth weight of children 0 None
2011-05-06 Keller Medical's silicone breast implant delivery device receives European CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-05-05 Mammogram appointments delayed by up to 148 days: NYC report 0 None
2011-05-05 Bone building drugs bisphosphonates lead to only a marginally higher risk of fractures: Study 0 None
2011-05-05 States are battlegrounds for Planned Parenthood funding, abortion issues 0 None
2011-05-05 New poll: 57% of women believe mammograms should start at age 40 0 None
2011-05-05 Secretary of State Clinton launches collaborative mobile application to advance maternal health 0 None
2011-05-05 Researchers discover new mechanism by which BRCA1 gene mutations can induce breast cancer 0 None
2011-05-04 Breast shields can protect women from radiation exposure during CT exams 0 None
2011-05-04 Olympic Gold Medalist, P.A.D. Coalition raise awareness about peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2011-05-04 Lack of insurance interferes with cervical cancer prevention, treatment 0 None
2011-05-04 AHA's new program helps educate Hispanic women about risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-05-04 ChipDX identifies gene expression signature in early-stage breast tumors 0 None
2011-05-04 FDA clears Sectra's digital mammography system 0 None
2011-05-04 Save the Children releases annual global mother's index 2 None
2011-05-04 U.N. Commission releases recommendations aimed at improving accountability on women's and children's health 0 None
2011-05-04 Opinions: U.S. development aid, commitment to women; R&D partnerships and development 0 None
2011-05-04 TPO antibodies linked to abnormal thyroid levels in women after giving birth 0 None
2011-05-04 Pregnancy via egg donation for women with Turner's syndrome potentially risky 0 5
2011-05-03 Experts say best teacher for a young mother is her baby 0 None
2011-05-03 Exposure to perfluorocarbons may cause early menopause in women 0 None
2011-05-03 MRI can effectively determine patients with endometrial and cervical cancers 0 None
2011-05-03 SRS Medical announces pelvic health program for women 0 None
2011-05-03 Pregnant women with H1N1 more likely to have low birth weight baby 0 None
2011-05-02 Watson launches Generess Fe low-dose oral contraceptives in the U.S. 0 None
2011-05-02 USPSTF recommendations negatively impact yearly mammograms among 40-49 year old women 0 None
2011-05-02 Survey underscores education importance on risks of tanning in young women 0 None
2011-05-02 Women with PCOS show high levels of blood markers linked with cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-05-02 Obese pregnant women are less able to fight infections 0 None
2011-04-30 SaneVax criticizes FDA for approval of Roche's cobas HPV genotyping test 0 None
2011-04-30 MarginProbe System meets its primary endpoints: Dune Medical Devices 0 None
2011-04-30 White youths less likely to be tested for STI in pediatric emergency department 0 None
2011-04-30 ED providers need to assess STI risks in adolescents: Instructor of pediatrics 0 None
2011-04-30 Mammography screening can benefit women under age 50 0 None
2011-04-30 Centocor Ortho Biotech Products withdraws NDA for trabectedin for treatment of women with ROC 0 None
2011-04-30 Babies born to obese mothers may face risk of iron deficiency 0 None
2011-04-30 Penn Nursing, Surgeon General partner to promote breastfeeding awareness in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-30 Abortion-rights supporters face tough choices about where to focus efforts 0 None
2011-04-30 PAM to launch national pregnancy awareness campaign for women 0 None
2011-04-30 IMPAKT 2011 conference to highlight new breast cancer studies 0 None
2011-04-29 Reimbursement policy influences choice of IMRT for treating breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-29 Annual mammogram sufficient follow-up after BCT for breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-04-29 USAID announces shift in gender programming, organizational structure 0 None
2011-04-29 Ind. lawmakers vote to strip Planned Parenthood of federal funds 0 None
2011-04-29 Florida's Medicaid experiment continues to draw attention 0 None
2011-04-29 Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation honors University Of Colorado researcher for preeclampsia study 0 None
2011-04-29 C-section deliveries have increased by 72%, episiotomy and forceps use have declined 0 None
2011-04-29 More women using ‘morning after’ pill 0 None
2011-04-28 Softgels as effective as tablets in delivering folic acid 0 None
2011-04-28 GPs could offer simple test for early detection of ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-04-28 Menstruation raises risk of injuries while pills protect: Study 0 None
2011-04-28 Women more likely to develop kidney damage after coronary angiogram 0 None
2011-04-28 Enrollment complete in Unigene's oral PTH Phase 2 osteoporosis study in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-04-28 FOIA request on Avastin filed with the FDA 0 None
2011-04-28 Trig Medical to launch new standard for labor progression management at ACOG 2011 0 None
2011-04-27 Maternal consumption of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy reduces risk of childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-27 Columbia requests FDA Priority Review for PROCHIEVE progesterone gel NDA 0 None
2011-04-26 Newer birth control pill raises risk of blood clots 0 None
2011-04-26 Merck receives Health Canada approval for GARDASIL to treat HPV in women upto age 45 0 None
2011-04-26 Fibulin-5 protein can help prevent pelvic organ prolapse development in women 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: Women use more medications during pregnancy 0 None
2011-04-26 Dactinomycin more effective for low-risk gestational tumor treatment 0 None
2011-04-25 Mylan launches Letrozole Tablets for hormone receptor-positive early stage breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-25 Planned Parenthood spends $400,000 on first-quarter lobbying 0 None
2011-04-25 Rwanda, QIAGEN and Merck launch comprehensive national cervical cancer prevention program 0 None
2011-04-22 Urologic Nursing publishes NAFC nocturia research in middle-aged American women 0 None
2011-04-22 Political discourse regarding Planned Parenthood moves to states 0 None
2011-04-22 CTIS Pregnancy Health Information Line aims to educate women about meningitis 0 None
2011-04-21 Contraception drospirenone raises risk for blood clots 0 None
2011-04-21 Merrimack initiates dosing in MM-111 combination Phase 1 study in advanced HER2 positive patients 0 None
2011-04-21 Providing complete information about breast cancer treatment options often ends up overwhelming patients 0 None
2011-04-21 US-LACRN selects Agilent gene expression microarrays for major breast cancer study 0 None
2011-04-21 Roundup: Abortion opponents weigh strategy; Supreme Court reinstates case involving deaths at Va. hospitals 0 None
2011-04-21 Exposure to air pollution may alter women's DNA and cause premenopausal breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-21 Study finds ACE inhibitors linked to increased risk of recurrence in women who have had breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-21 New trial in UK to test whether statins could be used to treat pre-eclampsia 0 None
2011-04-21 U.S. DOD awards $4.5M to NYU Langone Medical Center for novel breast cancer research 0 None
2011-04-21 Number of stressful events experienced during pregnancy linked to child behaviour outcomes 0 None
2011-04-21 New breast cancer projects receive $1.175 million from Komen Northeast Ohio 0 None
2011-04-21 Viewpoints: Would Ryan plan save or 'assault' Medicare?; Controversial Kansas abortion law 1 None
2011-04-21 New survey: Breastfeeding mothers show greater response to their infant's cry 0 None
2011-04-21 Amgen, UCB report positive results from AMG 785/CDP7851 comparative Phase 2 study for postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-04-20 Roche's cobas HPV Test receives FDA approval for cervical cancer screening 0 5
2011-04-20 Gen-Probe receives FDA marketing clearance for APTIMA Trichomonas vaginalis assay 0 None
2011-04-20 IFFS and ESHRE support new standards for cross border reproductive care 0 None
2011-04-20 Study shows possibility of women living with AIDS to breastfeed with lower risk 0 None
2011-04-20 Sialix announces blood test results for early detection and treatment of breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-20 Researchers to wind down HIV prevention trial in women after interim results find drug not offering protection from HIV 1 None
2011-04-20 New findings show relation between breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma 0 None
2011-04-20 Planned Parenthood backers: Group does more than perform abortions 0 None
2011-04-20 Breakdown products of thalidomide cause birth defects: New study 0 None
2011-04-20 Offensive editorial leads to resignation of the president-elect of the American College of Surgeons 0 None
2011-04-19 Cervical cancer vaccine target falls short: Report 3 None
2011-04-19 Study finds abnormal fetal circulation as a risk factor for fetal thrombotic vasculopathy 0 None
2011-04-19 Blood test can predict pre-term births during second trimester 0 None
2011-04-19 Bedford Labs launches cancer drug Topotecan Hydrochloride for Injection 0 None
2011-04-19 Study finds more evidence linking high-grade serous ovarian cancer to fallopian tubes 0 None
2011-04-19 Drospirenone doesn't carry any risk of gall bladder disease 0 None
2011-04-18 Scientists identify networks of genes critical in embryonic-heart development 0 None
2011-04-18 First ever genome scan for womb cancer reveals genetic region that reduces risk of the disease 0 None
2011-04-18 Mother’s Day can be tough when your Mum has cancer 0 None
2011-04-16 New book on women's health and diabetes care 0 None
2011-04-16 Women experience more severe and frequent domestic violence than men 0 None
2011-04-16 NVP-BEZ235 inhibits growth of ovarian cancer cells, increases survival: Study 0 None
2011-04-16 Probiotic may reduce rate of recurrent urinary tract infections in women 0 None
2011-04-15 Safer-sex education leads to fewer episodes of unprotected sex 0 5
2011-04-15 Mandatory single embryo transfers for IVF may decrease risk and cost 0 None
2011-04-15 New mixed-carb plus protein formulation more effective for female athletes 0 None
2011-04-15 Nearly all 2.6 million stillbirths worldwide occur in low-, middle-income countries, Lancet series says 0 None
2011-04-15 Normal breast cells provide an innate defense mechanism against cancer 0 None
2011-04-15 Diet and exercise most effective when done together for losing weight and body fat 0 None
2011-04-15 High rates of induction, C-section do not improve infant outcomes in low-risk women 0 None
2011-04-13 Obesity and smoking linked to stillbirths: Report 0 3.5
2011-04-12 Sex in Australian prisons: the facts 0 3.3
2011-04-12 Study finds SAVI applicator for breast brachytherapy safe for women with breast implants 0 None
2011-04-12 Specific oestrogen might serve as effective treatment for osteoporosis 0 2
2011-04-12 Sirolimus may help treat lymphangioleiomyomatosis in women 0 None
2011-04-12 Changes in hormonal status have no impact on women's voice parameters 0 None
2011-04-12 Older women with high vitamin D status less likely to have early AMD 0 None
2011-04-11 New maternity scheme in Queensland 0 None
2011-04-11 Study shows how specific nutritional combination may help maintain healthy breast tissue 0 None
2011-04-11 NBCAM events increase breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-11 Tai chi, green tea may help reduce inflammatory diseases in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-04-11 Planned Parenthood funding a major stumbling block in budget negotiations 0 None
2011-04-11 Alcohol misuse in pregnancy linked to high risk of premature birth 0 None
2011-04-11 A4M: Estrogen helps prevent risk of breast cancer in women 0 None
2011-04-08 'Every woman should know her breast density' 0 2
2011-04-07 Exercising during pregnancy improves child's heart health after birth 0 None
2011-04-07 New USPSTF mammography recommendations confuse women 0 None
2011-04-07 Persistent fatigue in breast cancer survivors may be caused by autonomic nervous system running in overdrive 0 None
2011-04-07 Breast cancer survivors with poor physical health scores at elevated risk of poorer outcomes 0 None
2011-04-07 Positive data from PROCHIEVE vaginal progesterone Phase III study published in peer-reviewed journal 0 None
2011-04-07 Busy roads around pregnant woman's home increases likelihood of premature birth of baby 0 None
2011-04-07 Progesterone gel can reduce preterm birth in women with short cervix 0 None
2011-04-07 Progesterone benefits women with short cervix, finds NIH study 0 None
2011-04-06 Estrogen therapy for menopause, study looks at risks-benefits 0 None
2011-04-06 Americans concerned about thyroid cancer development from mammography 0 None
2011-04-06 SWHR roundtable to examine sex differences in Alzheimer's disease 1 None
2011-04-06 U.N. Secretary-General urges university leaders to prioritize women's empowerment 0 None
2011-04-06 Having children early in life lowers lifetime risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-06 Differences in craniofacial features of men and women have become less pronounced 0 None
2011-04-06 Under stressful conditions, presence of high levels of HER2 protein causes a decrease in autophagy 0 None
2011-04-06 Soy food does not increase risk of recurrence or death among breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-04-06 Politics continue to play out around Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2011-04-06 $1,000,000 research award to study link between exercise and breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-06 Extreme weight gain in breast cancer survivors associated with poorer outcomes 0 None
2011-04-06 Study finds low multiple birth rates in 15 states that provide insurance coverage for IVF 0 None
2011-04-06 Lack or loss of SIRT3 protein induces proliferation of breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-04-06 UT Southwestern gynecologist receives Burroughs Wellcome Fund for premature birth study 0 None
2011-04-06 Adipocytes associated with breast cancer could amplify 'aggressive' effect of tumors in obese patients 0 None
2011-04-06 Editorial cautions against estrogen-only hormone therapy after hysterectomy 0 None
2011-04-05 Teenage birth rate in the U.S. falls 0 2
2011-04-05 Estrogen only hormone replacement not so risky after 50’s: Study 0 None
2011-04-05 How materialistic advertising messages negatively shape the female body image 0 None
2011-04-05 Metformin therapy may protect PCOS women against endometrial cancer 0 None
2011-04-05 Health experts release recommendations for fighting breast cancer in low-, middle-income countries 0 None
2011-04-05 Study links partner controlling behaviors to high relationship violence rates 0 None
2011-04-05 Ectopic pregnancies on the rise 0 None
2011-04-05 Women with ovarian cancer having BRCA2 gene mutations are more likely to survive 0 None
2011-04-05 Breast cancer updates 0 None
2011-04-05 Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy may raise risk of gestational diabetes: Study 1 None
2011-04-05 Olivia’s cancer center receives $45 million for completion 0 None
2011-04-04 Epithelial cells in breast milk can help assess breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-04-04 First period before age of 10 linked to lower lung capacity later in life 0 None
2011-04-04 Vermillion, Quest Diagnostics enter agreement to launch OVA1 IVDMIA assay in India 0 None
2011-04-04 Researchers discover immune system can help predict breast cancer survival 0 None
2011-04-04 Study finds link between smoking and breast cancer risk among non-obese women 0 None
2011-04-03 Breast cancer genome reveals potential therapeutic targets 0 None
2011-04-03 1 in 5 American mothers has children from multiple men: Study 0 None
2011-04-02 New research identifies diverse barriers to breast cancer screening and treatment 0 None
2011-04-02 Three abstracts from SuperGen PIM kinase inhibitor program to be presented at AACR 0 None
2011-04-02 Midwife shortage in developing countries contributing to deaths of mothers, infants, Save the Children report says 0 None
2011-04-01 Ther-Rx Corporation announces important initiative to reduce cost of Makena 0 None
2011-04-01 Roundup: Fla. moves closer to Medicaid overhaul; Abortion provisions advance in Va., Kan. and Iowa 0 None
2011-04-01 KeyBank Foundation awards $1M grant for providing breast cancer education to medically underserved women 0 None
2011-04-01 Study shows immune therapy can prevent pregnancy in mammals including humans 0 None
2011-04-01 NIH-funded program to focus on obesity complications in low-income mothers 0 None
2011-04-01 Longer looks: Research shows intriguing link between women abused in childhood and low-birthweight infants; tea party efforts to move health programs to states 0 None
2011-04-01 Study: Stress can increase risk of C section in first-time mothers 0 None
2011-04-01 New study examines psychological, social challenges of women with breast cancer 0 3.5
2011-04-01 Opinions: Foreign aid; Congressman's global war on abortion 0 None
2011-03-31 Post-sex blues in nearly 10% of women: Study 0 None
2011-03-31 mtm’s p16 and Ki-67 dual staining test identifies high-grade cervical disease in women with ASC-US and LSIL 0 None
2011-03-31 First transdisciplinary research center dedicated to identify causes of premature birth 0 None
2011-03-31 States advance abortion legislation 0 None
2011-03-31 QUT study finds 32.9% of young women experience post-sex blues 0 None
2011-03-30 Columbia Labs' PROCHIEVE Phase III trial results to be published in online medical journal 0 None
2011-03-30 Routine sonograms after IUD insertion can reduce pregnancy complications 0 3.5
2011-03-30 Women can benefit from Ontario's breast cancer screening program 0 None
2011-03-30 Canadian Cancer Society applauds Ontario government for allocating new funding for Breast Screening Program 0 None
2011-03-30 Pelvic arterial embolization therapy effective treatment for postpartum hemorrhage 0 None
2011-03-30 Research: Women's body appreciation indirectly connected to their BMI 0 None
2011-03-30 Multiple drugs bonded to 'transport vehicle' bypass healthy cells to attack breast cancer from inside 0 None
2011-03-30 Uterine fibroid embolization reduces fibroid-related urinary symptoms 0 1
2011-03-30 Study: Gene combinations may increase risk of hip osteoporosis in women 0 None
2011-03-29 Scientists to discover new estrogen receptor-signaling networks for breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-03-29 New book sheds light on complex relationships between women and exercise 0 None
2011-03-29 College of Notre Dame to host recruitment rally for nationwide breast cancer initiative 0 None
2011-03-29 Study: No increase in abnormal mammogram results after breast 'lipomodeling' 0 None
2011-03-28 Drugs for prevention of breast cancer 0 None
2011-03-28 Consumption of popular pain reliever during pregnancy may put children at increased risk for asthma 1 None
2011-03-28 Poll finds proposal to cut Planned Parenthood funding deepens gender gap 0 None
2011-03-28 Review questions diagnostic value of MRI scans to detect rupture of silicone breast implants 0 None
2011-03-28 Bionovo initiates enrollment in Menerba Phase 1 clinical trial for menopausal hot flushes 0 None
2011-03-28 Drugs can prevent risk of breast cancer in women, experts say 0 None
2011-03-28 Nearly half of Latinas women with breast cancer worry about recurrence 0 None
2011-03-28 U.S. District Court rules in favor of Watson in generic SEASONIQUE patent infringement suit 0 None
2011-03-28 Breast cancer specialists offer new technology for patients to detect early-stage lymphedema 0 None
2011-03-28 New study: Women with early stage breast cancer worry about recurrence 0 None
2011-03-28 Pregnant women can benefit from low-to-moderate intensity weight-training program 0 None
2011-03-25 Study finds increased risk of VTE during first year of combination oral contraceptive usage 0 None
2011-03-25 Obese postmenopausal women as likely to fracture as non-obese women 0 None
2011-03-25 Osteoporosis study: Protelos have significant bone-forming activity than bisphosphonates 0 None
2011-03-25 FXB and Merck partner to improve systems for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Botswana 0 None
2011-03-25 As states consider abortion measures, South Dakota law becomes flashpoint 0 None
2011-03-25 Inadequate nutrition linked to greater risk of anemia in postmenopausal women 0 None
2011-03-24 Mercury in fish may not increase heart disease risk: Study 0 None
2011-03-24 Scott Brown goes on record against efforts to choke planned parenthood funding 0 None
2011-03-24 Prolia associated with greater adherence than alendronate in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 0 None
2011-03-24 Low ghrelin levels in obese women may affect reproduction in female progeny 0 None
2011-03-24 Obesity during pregnancy endangers both mother and unborn child, but little being done to address the issue 0 None
2011-03-24 American Heart Association: 81.8% of obese women underestimate their weight 0 None
2011-03-24 After first intercourse men's satisfaction with appearance increases, but for women it decreases 0 None
2011-03-24 PFC exposure can lead to early menopause in women 0 None
2011-03-24 High sugar, high fat diets during pregnancy may cause infants to become junk food junkies 0 None
2011-03-23 Kenya’s condom shortage 0 5
2011-03-23 Sex and heart attack risk: Study 0 None
2011-03-23 LDR submits two-level Mobi-C cervical artificial disc PMA to the FDA 0 None
2011-03-23 New study: Minority women may face risk of prenatal depression during pregnancy 0 None
2011-03-23 WHO releases first list of 30 priority medicines for women, children 0 None
2011-03-23 Genetic errors in women linked to increased risk of preeclampsia 0 None
2011-03-23 CABC offers first-ever PEM-guided accessory for breast biopsy 0 5
2011-03-22 Heart attack risk during sex is low: Study 0 None
2011-03-22 The effect of attractiveness on ‘picking up the tab’ 0 None
2011-03-22 Breast cancer updates 0 5
2011-03-22 Five year course of tamoxifen can offer long-term benefit for women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-03-22 New findings reveal complexity of women's feelings about images of ageing 1 5
2011-03-22 Rethink acknowledges Ontario's new breast cancer program 0 None
2011-03-22 Daily dose of safflower oil can help reduce cardiovascular disease 0 4.2
2011-03-21 Philanthropists triple-match public's donations for TGen's unTEAL cure ovarian cancer event 0 None
2011-03-21 Girls with medical conditions causing short stature go undiagnosed 0 None
2011-03-21 Intravenous Phenoxodiol-cisplatin combination well tolerated in platinum resistant ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-03-21 Prenatal alcohol exposure another risk for conduct disorder 0 None
2011-03-21 Smoking during pregnancy increases risk of children becoming smokers too 0 None
2011-03-19 African delegates call on countries to do more to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV 0 None
2011-03-19 OGRRGA offers new service for women with PPD 0 None
2011-03-18 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for Teva's NOMAC-E2 contraceptive pill 0 None
2011-03-18 New detector technologies capable of reducing radiation dose from BSGI/MBI studies by 75% 0 None
2011-03-17 Nationwide observance raises awareness about HIV/AIDS spread in women 0 None
2011-03-17 New findings reveal abused women are frequent ER visitors for many health problems 0 None
2011-03-17 African-American women who live in more dense urban areas gain less weight 0 None
2011-03-17 Naltrexone may be effective in women with specific genetic variation 0 None
2011-03-16 BistroMD releases exclusive videos to educate women on menopause, weight gain 0 None
2011-03-16 vRad launches breast imaging solutions across the U.S. 0 None
2011-03-16 First ever light-activated, non-surgical treatment for HPV and pre-cancerous lesions of the cervix 0 5
2011-03-16 Updated NCCN Guidelines for Ovarian Cancer outline new treatment options for women 0 5
2011-03-16 Excess of young men due to sex selection will have societal repercussions 0 None
2011-03-16 On The Issues Magazine examines how environmental health affects women's lives 0 None
2011-03-16 Self-sample HPV test can help increase cervical screening uptake among women 0 None
2011-03-16 Unigene initiates oral PTH Phase 2 study in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 0 None
2011-03-15 Heavy smoking dropped drastically over last four decades: Study 0 None
2011-03-14 Bonding with mom develops over first few weeks of life in rodent pups 0 None
2011-03-14 FY12 State Department funding request cannot be fulfilled, House Foreign Ops committee chair says 0 None
2011-03-14 Tamoxifen against breast cancer can save lives and reduce medical costs 0 None
2011-03-14 Bad relationship with partner is the strongest predictor of maternal emotional distress 0 None
2011-03-14 Women with DCIS have excellent overall prognosis despite treatment 0 5
2011-03-12 Coffee reduces stroke risk: Study 1 5
2011-03-12 Acupuncture for menopausal hot flashes: Study 0 4
2011-03-11 Extra intake of iron may not benefit pregnant women, except when anemic 0 None
2011-03-11 Abortion wars continue: Funding and insurance coverage issues are among key battlegrounds 0 None
2011-03-11 Updated NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer outline expanded treatment options 0 None
2011-03-11 Girls who transit to mixed-gender friendship network early are more likely to develop substance abuse problems 0 None
2011-03-11 Sec. Clinton launches global partnership to improve maternal, child health 0 None
2011-03-11 Females willing to work more harder for cocaine than males 0 None
2011-03-11 CWRU: Postmenopausal women need more dental checkups 0 None
2011-03-11 New initiative for pregnant women and newborns in rural settings 0 None
2011-03-10 Coffee consumption may reduce risk of stroke in women 0 None
2011-03-10 Iron deficiency during pregnancy may directly impact infant breathing health 0 None
2011-03-10 New book on issues related to female circumcision 0 3
2011-03-10 New collaborative programme can improve mother and infant nutrition 0 None
2011-03-10 First Lady Obama, Sec. Clinton mark International Women's Day 0 None
2011-03-10 Mother's poor or inadequate nutrition linked to overeating later in life 0 None
2011-03-10 Wii Fit video games can improve health, physical fitness in women 0 None
2011-03-09 Study finds passive smoking increases risk of still birth by 23% 0 None
2011-03-09 Overall survival rate for ovarian cancer have increased over last 30 years 0 None
2011-03-09 Opinion pieces address International Women's Day 0 None
2011-03-09 Several states weigh new rules on abortion 0 None
2011-03-09 New clinical trial to prevent aggressive type of breast cancer 0 None
2011-03-09 Study finds increase in oral tongue cancer incidence in young US white females 0 1
2011-03-08 Females who base their self worth on appearance tend to share more photos on Facebook 0 None
2011-03-08 SCA report: 59% of women chooses wellbeing dimension as most important aspect 0 None
2011-03-08 URMC research confirms possible use of mifepristone for painful fibroids 0 None
2011-03-08 Scientists receive March of Dimes grant for preterm birth research 0 None
2011-03-07 Mother and baby report card for NSW 0 None
2011-03-07 UN Women Executive Director marks International Women's Day with a message 0 None
2011-03-07 Sectra receives strategic order from Trillium for MicroDose Mammography system 0 None
2011-03-05 Medifocus to present on Microfocus APA-1000 at Annual National Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference 0 None
2011-03-05 Caris Life Sciences to highlight new approaches for gynecologic cancers at SGO 2011 conference 0 None
2011-03-04 Chemotherapy, endocrine therapy may increase risk of bone fractures in breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-03-04 New, inexpensive method to accurately differentiate between benign and malignant breast tumors 0 5
2011-03-03 Rural women seek breast cancer screenings for the good of their families 0 None
2011-03-03 EU's Avastin policy: A stark contrast to the FDA's recent decision 0 None
2011-03-03 Warwick begins research, training program to reduce pregnant mother, baby death rates in Malawi 0 None
2011-03-03 Depomed completes patient enrollment in Breeze 3 Serada Phase 3 trial to treat menopausal hot flashes 0 None
2011-03-03 Two reasons motivate rural Appalachian women to perform breast health self-examinations 0 None
2011-03-03 Birth of healthy child does not resolve depression and anxiety in women who miscarry 0 None
2011-03-03 Breast Health Center receives three-year accreditation from NAPBC 0 None
2011-03-03 Women smokers over 50 at increased risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-03-02 Night shift work may reduce risk of skin cancer in women 0 None
2011-03-02 NCI sponsors multi-center phase 2 study of entinostat-anastrozole combination in triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-03-01 Study confirms risk of triple-negative breast cancer among obese, physically inactive women 0 5
2011-03-01 HIV women take photos to document their lives 0 None
2011-03-01 Rise of the female smoker in developing world 0 None
2011-03-01 New study: No decline in breast cancer incidence rates among U.S. white women 0 None
2011-03-01 New research reveals how maternal antibodies block immune response to measles virus 0 None
2011-03-01 Leptin receptor antagonist peptide demonstrates efficacy against triple negative breast cancer 0 5
2011-03-01 Uterine fibroid treatments greatly improve quality of life in women 0 None
2011-03-01 New study: Lifestyle intervention can help pregnant women control their weight 0 None
2011-02-28 BUSM Professor receives funding for research on obesity in African-American women 0 None
2011-02-28 Tenofovir gel may help reduce risk of HIV from anal sex 0 None
2011-02-28 Stress & infertility treatment success unrelated: Study 0 None
2011-02-25 State News: Ga. Senate oks insurance mandates bill; Va. Assembly says abortion clinics should be regulated as hospitals 0 1.5
2011-02-25 Dizziness, nausea and achiness are symptoms of heart attack in females 0 5
2011-02-25 Study demonstrates ability of cobas HPV Test to detect HPV-16, HPV-18 genotypes linked to cervical cancer 0 None
2011-02-25 Ballerinas need to know dangers of excessive weight loss and overexercise 0 None
2011-02-25 Researchers capture complexities of breast cancer tumours to improve treatment, diagnostics 0 None
2011-02-25 PACAP hormone levels linked to post-traumatic stress disorder 0 None
2011-02-25 Maternal fructose intake during pregnancy leads to sex-specific changes in fetal, neonatal endocrinology 0 None
2011-02-25 Abortion issues draw state-level attention 0 None
2011-02-25 Genentech granted FDA hearing on Avastin for metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-25 Women who suffer from menopausal symptoms may face lower risk of cardiovascular events 0 4
2011-02-25 DMS joins with YSC to support young women diagnosed with breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-24 New study: Multiple full-term pregnancies may have higher risk of 'triple-negative' breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-24 BioSante completes patient enrollment in LibiGel Phase III trial for treatment of FSD 0 None
2011-02-24 Willow launches Italian version breast health booklet 0 None
2011-02-24 U.N. commission on the status of women opens in New York 0 None
2011-02-24 Planned parenthood cuts draw opposition from state, local officials 0 None
2011-02-24 UCSF study shows increased contraceptive supply decreases unintended pregnancy rates 0 None
2011-02-24 Bunion deformity more frequent in women, greatly reduces general, foot-specific HRQOL 0 5
2011-02-23 Post-pregnancy excess weight linked to high BMI before pregnancy, parenting stress and sedentary lifestyle 0 None
2011-02-23 Japan MHLW approves Sosei's NorLevo emergency contraceptive pill 0 None
2011-02-23 Mechanism of cancer treatment related to infertility in women 0 None
2011-02-23 U.S. behind peers on providing paid federal maternity leave 0 None
2011-02-23 New study provides insight into brain activity of depressed women responding to crying infants 0 None
2011-02-23 Higher intake of vitamin D may reduce breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-02-23 Prolonged use of osteoporosis drugs may increase risk of unusual fractures in women 0 None
2011-02-22 Caution on mammograms for breast cancer survivors: Study 0 2
2011-02-22 Nitroglycerin ointment may help in improving older women’s bone health: Study 0 5
2011-02-22 Why are Chlamydia and HPV major public health problems? 1 None
2011-02-22 Radiologists who interpret more mammograms can determine breast cancer effectively 0 None
2011-02-22 New technique allows early identification of metastasis in women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-21 The AFA initiates 2011 College Tour to educate young men and women about infertility 0 4
2011-02-20 Gene that causes rare breast cancer identified 0 5
2011-02-20 CDC maps least and most active Americans 0 None
2011-02-20 Breast cancer cases on the rise in Japan 0 1
2011-02-19 Steering more women toward careers in surgery: WIS Career Symposium 0 5
2011-02-19 Biologist investigates CAPV-EAE population for hereditary breast and ovary cancer 0 None
2011-02-19 FRC commends amendment to prevent federal funding for Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-02-19 Planned Parenthood funding sparks passionate debate on House floor 0 None
2011-02-19 EMA grants Prima BioMed Scientific Advice for CVac ovarian cancer vaccine Phase III trial 0 5
2011-02-19 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-02-19 Pelvic exam DVD improves students' knowledge and confidence 0 None
2011-02-19 Inducing labor is linked with negative outcomes for mother, does not provide benefit to newborn 0 None
2011-02-18 Depression doesn't decline with age in addiction-prone women 0 None
2011-02-18 Cyclacel's CYC065 CDK inhibitor demonstrates potential against breast cancer resistant to trastuzumab 0 4
2011-02-18 Certain uses of terbutaline could lead to maternal heart problems and death, FDA warns 1 None
2011-02-17 Study analyses number of mortality rates among Spanish women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-17 Third trimester amniotic fluid a reliable source of stem cells 0 None
2011-02-17 Potential biomarkers for early diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy 0 None
2011-02-17 GOP continues attack on Planned Parenthood, abortion funding 0 1
2011-02-16 Bone remodeling inflammatory protein linked to metastatic lung cancer development in mice with breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-16 Passion for dancing helps beat breast cancer 0 4
2011-02-16 UT Southwestern treats breast-cancer patient with Accuray CyberKnife System 0 None
2011-02-16 Diagnosis of breast cancer in women over 70 leads to lower survival 0 None
2011-02-15 Bisphosphonates appear to reduce risk of postmenopausal colorectal cancer by 50% 0 None
2011-02-15 Girls Decide: Putting girls' sexual and reproductive health at the heart of development 0 5
2011-02-15 Women with breast cancer can benefit from Breast Angel system 0 None
2011-02-15 'Real world' guidelines may effectively prevent cardiovascular disease in women 0 None
2011-02-15 Hunk protein inhibition might provide new approach to treat HER2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-15 New algorithm guides plastic surgeons in managing women with ALCL after breast augmentation 0 None
2011-02-15 House CR proposes to cut/eliminate funding for programs to prevent teen and unplanned pregnancy 0 None
2011-02-15 Screening breast MRIs can detect invasive cancers in women with history of chest irradiation 0 None
2011-02-15 Unmet need for medical help to address sexual issues in breast, gynecologic cancer survivors 0 None
2011-02-14 Obesity associated with decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women, not men 0 None
2011-02-14 Researchers find placentas of preeclampsic women have abundance of genes linked with immune system regulation 0 None
2011-02-14 Study: Women with anorexia draw themselves with prominently different characteristics 0 None
2011-02-14 U-Systems completes pivotal study for automated breast ultrasound cancer screening 0 None
2011-02-14 FHC supports San Francisco's female condom campaign 0 None
2011-02-14 Neoprobe achieves accrual goal in Lymphoseek Phase 3 study in breast cancer/melanoma 0 5
2011-02-14 GW plays key role in NIH's Management of Myelomeningocele Study 0 None
2011-02-14 Tarsa completes oral calcitonin Phase III trial for treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-02-14 OXiGENE, NCI/CTEP and GOG collaborate on ZYBRESTAT Phase 2 study in relapsed ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-02-14 Oestrogen reduces risk of breast cancer: Study 0 None
2011-02-14 First evidence of human DNA fragment in bacterial genome 0 None
2011-02-14 Positive data from second study of predictive preterm birth biomarkers presented at SMFM meeting 0 None
2011-02-14 FDA approves Hologic's 3-D digital mammography system to diagnose breast cancer 0 4.5
2011-02-14 Antimicrobial CPC non alcohol mouth-rinse decreases incidence of preterm birth 0 None
2011-02-14 Selenia Dimensions System receives FDA approval for 3-D X-ray mammography device 0 None
2011-02-13 A sweet tooth during pregnancy does more harm than good: Study 0 5
2011-02-11 GOP eyes planned parenthood in efforts to slash federal budget 0 None
2011-02-11 More research needed to determine link between folic acid and breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-11 State roundup: Fla. preps for Medicaid overhaul; Funding cut fears in Mass., Texas; Calif. exchange board's challenges 0 2
2011-02-11 Surgical procedure to repair spina bifida while still in the uterus may help the baby walk after birth 0 None
2011-02-11 Women need good nutrition and regular exercise 0 None
2011-02-11 Ex-wife caregivers face unique experiences 0 None
2011-02-11 Participation in preterm birth prevention clinics reduces risk of recurrent spontaneous preterm births 0 None
2011-02-11 Pyrethroid insecticides linked to delayed mental development in children 0 None
2011-02-11 Imaging Diagnostic Systems completes installation of CTLM breast imaging system in Jakarta, Indonesia 0 5
2011-02-11 Despite fetal pulmonary maturity, babies delivered prior to 39 weeks are at risk 0 2
2011-02-11 Rapid GBS test useful adjunct to third trimester culture for accurate GBS detection at time of labor 0 None
2011-02-11 Viewpoints: Sebelius on empowering states; NY Times on insurance mandate; WSJ on 'next repeal target' 0 None
2011-02-10 State roundup: Arizona Medicaid waiver; Mass. BCBS plans charge more for high-cost hospitals; Texas Dems' abortion fight 0 None
2011-02-10 Resources attributable to career, family-related choices set women back in science, technology fields 0 None
2011-02-10 New laser device fights cellulite from under the skin 0 None
2011-02-10 Study: 30% of older patients with vulvar cancer die from treatment complications, ICD 0 None
2011-02-10 USCCB says permanent ban on abortion funding long overdue, supports No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act 0 None
2011-02-10 Three proteins responsible for success of progesterone treatments in prevention of preterm labor 0 None
2011-02-10 Early amniotomy on first time mothers can shorten delivery time by 10% 0 None
2011-02-10 Hormone 17-Hydroxyprogesterone does not reduce rate of preterm delivery in twin pregnancies: Study 0 None
2011-02-10 Breakfast important for teen mothers 0 None
2011-02-10 Women use less of self-administered analgesic during labor 0 None
2011-02-10 Research shows no protective effect of folate intake against spontaneous preterm delivery 0 2
2011-02-10 BD and UCLB enter agreement for development of new diagnostics for ovarian, breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-09 First Edition: February 9, 2011 0 None
2011-02-09 Chief medical officer offers tips to women for better heart health 0 None
2011-02-09 Study finds breast cancer patients do not benefit from axillary lymph node dissection 0 4
2011-02-09 Battle lines clear as House Republicans hold two hearings this week on abortion legislation 0 None
2011-02-09 U.N. officials call for renewed effort to stop female genital mutilation/cutting 0 None
2011-02-08 Scientists use fruit flies to study how prenatal alcohol exposure causes FAS 0 None
2011-02-08 Genentech's OCEANS Phase III study of Avastin in platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer meets primary endpoint 0 5
2011-02-08 Dots to donate $91,086 for Cure's 'Girlfriends Giving Back' partnership program 0 None
2011-02-08 Women more attracted to men when not sure about his feelings 0 None
2011-02-07 Abortion issues will take center stage this week in the House 0 None
2011-02-07 Acupuncture and exercise help women with PCOS 0 None
2011-02-05 FDA approves Makena injection to reduce risk of preterm delivery 0 None
2011-02-05 AvMed Health Plans joins community leaders to raise awareness about heart disease among women 0 None
2011-02-05 Studies show growing problems of non-communicable diseases in low-, middle-income countries 0 None
2011-02-05 Dermatologist's tips to reverse damage and maintain healthy, lustrous hair 0 None
2011-02-05 Brown & Toland Physicians to combat heart disease in women this year 0 None
2011-02-05 NCC, BD to implement cervical cancer early detection program for underserved women in Peru 0 None
2011-02-05 Tips for women to ensure a healthy heart and a healthy vacation 0 None
2011-02-05 New community for women survivors of gender violence opened in Bukavu, DRC 0 2
2011-02-05 Physicians reaction to FDA decision to rescind breast cancer indication from Avastin 0 None
2011-02-05 Women with PAD may lose ability to walk, climb stairs sooner than men: Researchers 0 None
2011-02-05 North Shore-LIJ begins patient enrollment in epilepsy research study 0 None
2011-02-05 Ascend Health opens Mother-Infant Outpatient Program to treat post-partum depression 0 None
2011-02-05 March of Dimes appreciates FDA for approving new drug to prevent preterm births 0 None
2011-02-05 Microsulis' Microwave Endometrial Ablation platform sold to Hologic 0 None
2011-02-04 Roundup: House Republicans plan to advance anti-abortion agenda with action next week; Medical device makers lobby to repeal tax 0 None
2011-02-04 New report identifies top research priorities related to Female Pelvic Medicine, Reconstructive Surgery 0 None
2011-02-04 Maternal care makes baby's brain less vulnerable to stress 0 None
2011-02-04 Natural menopause remedies containing chromium picolinate prevent weight gain 0 3
2011-02-04 Children's BMI increase linked to more years mothers work 0 None
2011-02-04 Obama administration contemplates requirement that insurers offer free contraceptives 0 None
2011-02-04 CVT more common than previously thought, disproportionally affects pregnant women 0 2
2011-02-04 MicroCHIPS commences first hPTH clinical study in women with osteoporosis 0 None
2011-02-04 Women's risk of getting breast cancer increases from one in nine to one in eight 0 None
2011-02-03 Miracle boy born after new infertility therapy 0 None
2011-02-03 Miracle baby after radical new procedure for uterine fibroids 0 None
2011-02-03 Lead exposure can lead to high blood pressure in pregnant women: Study 0 None
2011-02-03 Cervical cancer screening rates are quite low among older, poorer South Asians 0 None
2011-02-03 African first ladies gather to discuss HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-02-03 Mothers who lose body fat before pregnancy improve health of children 0 None
2011-02-02 EGEN receives 4-year, $1.6M FDA grant for EGEN-001 Phase II clinical study in ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-02-02 Uterine health is more relevant for fetus to achieve normal birth weight, full gestation 0 None
2011-02-02 New national initiative to increase heart attack awareness among women 0 None
2011-02-02 At AU Summit, U.N. Secretary-General calls for more efforts to empower women, stop sexual violence 0 None
2011-02-02 New study to address causes and risk factors of ovarian cancer in African American women 0 None
2011-02-02 New research: HIV-infected youth get pregnant more often, suffer complications frequently 0 4
2011-02-02 GOP proposal draws ire from abortion rights supporters 0 None
2011-02-02 First blood-based diagnostic test for LAM 0 None
2011-02-02 Mother’s stroke history can help predict daughter’s risk of heart attack 0 None
2011-02-02 Study: Obese women may avoid mammograms because of pain 0 None
2011-02-02 Researchers find breast cancer therapy contributes to early-in-life hip fractures in women 0 None
2011-02-02 Microbubble contrast- enhanced ultrasound improves identification of sentinel lymph node in breast biopsies 0 None
2011-02-02 Quebec provides access to new treatment for women with postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-02-02 Scientists discover breast cancer cells that dodge immune system, promote tumor growth 0 None
2011-02-02 Pregnant women eating baked clay at risk of cancer, kidney damage and brain damage 0 2.7
2011-02-01 First Edition: February 1, 2011 0 None
2011-02-01 Elsevier announces publication of two position statements from EMAS in Maturitas journal 0 None
2011-02-01 MRI screening for breast cancer delivers fewer false-positive results over time 0 None
2011-02-01 “Enjoy your food but eat less”: Latest Dietary guidelines 0 4
2011-02-01 Easier access to emergency birth control increases sexually-transmitted diseases among teenagers 0 None
2011-02-01 Silicon dioxide coated rust nanoparticles to fight cervical cancer 0 5
2011-02-01 New study finds link between race and treatment delay in women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-31 Extreme morning sickness drug comes at a price 0 4
2011-01-31 Computer glitch gives two women all clear from breast cancer wrongly 0 None
2011-01-29 FDA reports possible association between breast implants, ALCL 1 None
2011-01-29 New feature: KHN's selection of thought-provoking magazine articles on health policy issues 0 None
2011-01-29 Hormonal therapy during menopause time may increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-28 Men more distressed by type of infidelity that threatens paternity of offspring 0 None
2011-01-28 Onset of puberty influences bone strength 0 None
2011-01-28 Mothers satisfied with relationship during pregnancy are most satisfied 3 years later: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Maternal deaths related to IVF are a key indicator of risks to older women 0 None
2011-01-28 U.N. Women Executive Director Bachelet launches 100-day 'action plan' 0 None
2011-01-28 One in ten pregnant Norway women consume organic food regularly 0 None
2011-01-28 Annual mammogram screening at younger age reduces breast cancer deaths 0 None
2011-01-28 Magnetic nanoparticles for ovarian cancer treatment 0 None
2011-01-28 Placental colonization by bacteria could lead to preterm birth and other developmental problems 0 None
2011-01-28 Aging-associated protein deficiency may lead to positive breast cancer in women 0 None
2011-01-28 Iniparib Phase III study in metastatic triple-negative breast cancer does not meet primary goal 0 5
2011-01-27 Gestational diabetes raises risk of diabetes and weight problems in babies: Study 0 5
2011-01-27 ASAPS supports new national registry for breast implants 0 None
2011-01-27 Research finds link between increased hygiene and higher rates of certain diseases in women 0 1
2011-01-27 How estrogen decreases risk and delays onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-27 Canadian PM, Tanzanian President open meeting to develop framework for $40b maternal and child health initiative 0 None
2011-01-27 U.S. FDA announces link between breast implants and ALCL 0 5
2011-01-27 ASPS, FDA collaborate to establish national breast implant registry 0 None
2011-01-26 ECCA and EDMA advance the EU health literacy debate 0 None
2011-01-25 P.I.C., Pink Ladies raise funds for Breast Cancer Care 0 None
2011-01-25 Middle-aged women could reduce risk of cardiovascular disease by lowering blood pressure 0 None
2011-01-25 U.N. commission to establish benchmarks for $40B maternal, child health initiative commitments 0 None
2011-01-25 New study finds disparities in chlamydia screening 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers design engineered organ study the use of nanoparticles in breast cancer detection 0 None
2011-01-24 Breast and lung cancer: Shared risk and treatment 0 None
2011-01-24 Fat grafting safety review published; no increased risk of cancer 0 None
2011-01-24 In new Congress, Roe v. Wade anniversary draws out critics and defenders 0 None
2011-01-24 Women pregnant after egg donation are high-risk patients 0 None
2011-01-24 Family Research Council calls for legislative action and increased oversight of abortion clinics 0 None
2011-01-24 Tamoxifen may reduce individual's risk of death from lung cancer: New study 0 None
2011-01-24 Environmental contaminant levels in mother's body decrease during breast-feeding: Study 0 None
2011-01-23 Monogamy unpopular among young people: Study 0 5
2011-01-23 Australia’s Healthy Weight Week 0 None
2011-01-21 GOP anti-abortion bill introduced in House 0 None
2011-01-21 VIVUS holds End-of-Review meeting with FDA for QNEXA NDA 0 None
2011-01-21 Initiative to eliminate cervical cancer in North Carolina 0 None
2011-01-21 Opinions: GAVI; Haitian women; Clinton's foreign policy 0 None
2011-01-21 Routine mammograms can show arterial calcium deposits in women with ESRD, CKD 0 None
2011-01-21 Breast cancer patients having strong social support live longer 0 None
2011-01-20 ESHRE publishes position paper on intrafamilial medically assisted reproduction 0 None
2011-01-20 Breastfeeding can partially offset long-term side effects of cancer treatment 0 2
2011-01-20 AACE releases new medical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-20 Oral contraceptives do not cause weight gain, says new study 0 None
2011-01-19 Surgeon General issues 'Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding' 0 5
2011-01-19 Patients with varied patchwork of genetic faults in tumours have worse outcomes 0 None
2011-01-19 Mothers with resolved grief following preterm birth more likely to have securely attached infants 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows risky knowledge gaps, deficits in dietary supplements among pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-19 MD Anderson experts create plan to guide women on healthy behaviors 0 None
2011-01-19 Antioxidants may cause fertility problems in females 0 None
2011-01-19 Postmenopausal women receiving estrogen plus progestin at increased risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-19 Research identifies childhood traumatic stress as potential risk factor for obesity in adulthood 0 None
2011-01-19 Researchers look at potential benefits, risks of exclusive breastfeeding during first 6 months of life 0 None
2011-01-19 Antidepressant medication reduces frequency and severity of menopausal hot flashes 0 None
2011-01-19 Modifiable and non-modifiable lifestyle factors influence breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-01-19 Daily Report's Global Health Conversations: U.N. Women 0 None
2011-01-18 Diabetes increases risk of death in breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-01-18 PMT treatment with essential oils: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Women's Health Congress to explore mammography controversy 0 None
2011-01-18 Media look at what's ahead for South Sudan 0 None
2011-01-18 Study: Pre-menopausal Chinese-American women have greater bone strength than Caucasian counterparts 0 None
2011-01-18 USPSTF recommends women of ages 65 and above to routinely screen for osteoporosis 0 5
2011-01-17 Women with PCOS face high risk of type 2 diabetes due to aberrations in fat tissue 0 None
2011-01-16 Capsules with essential oils reduce symptoms of premenstrual syndrome: Study 0 2
2011-01-14 Advaxis receives DSMB approval to complete dosing in first leg of ADXS11-001 cervical dysplasia clinical trial 0 4.3
2011-01-14 Women's eNews examines launch of U.N. Women 0 None
2011-01-14 Banned chemicals found in pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-13 Family physicians often uncomfortable in discussing IUDs with patients 0 None
2011-01-13 FRC opposes designating abortion as means of pregnancy-prevention 0 None
2011-01-13 Study: Women with abnormal mammograms experience lower QoL and increased anxiety 0 None
2011-01-13 Robot-assisted surgery improves outcomes in uterine, endometrial, and cervical cancer patients 0 None
2011-01-13 Largest long-term examination of children's health and development in the US 0 None
2011-01-13 Preoperative Breast MRI accurately detects otherwise occult cancer 0 None
2011-01-13 Researchers launch estrogen therapy trial to study depression, cardiovascular illness in women 0 None
2011-01-13 BPA more harmful to women with hormonal and fertility imbalances 0 None
2011-01-13 Scientist develops FMR1 genetic blood test for predicting IVF outcomes 0 None
2011-01-12 K-V Pharmaceutical provides update on FDA review of NDA for Gestiva 0 None
2011-01-12 Offensive protein generated by HPV handicaps defensive protein made by the human body 0 None
2011-01-12 Doctors matter in treatment of breast cancer 0 5
2011-01-12 Ascension Health launches project to determine best methods to reduce or eliminate birth complications 0 None
2011-01-12 DNA blood test can help rule out Down's syndrome among high risk pregnancies 0 None
2011-01-12 WSJ: After years of decline, abortion rate rises 0 None
2011-01-11 How chlamydia increases risk of ectopic pregnancy 0 None
2011-01-11 FemmePharma completes FP 1097 Phase II clinical trial in women with OAB 0 None
2011-01-11 Mental health concerns for women 0 None
2011-01-11 Shady Grove Fertility and Cade Foundation grant help paralyzed patient and wife deliver healthy baby boy 0 None
2011-01-11 Basal-like breast cancer is equally aggressive disease in African American women and white women: Study 0 None
2011-01-11 Study identifies over 30 breast cancer gene targets involved in drug resistance to chemotherapy 0 None
2011-01-11 Fertile women gravitate toward males with masculine facial features 0 None
2011-01-11 Silicon microdevices may provide new way to screen metastatic breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-11 MSU researcher believes pregnancy unmasks predispositions to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-11 New guidelines for accurate diagnosis, effective ethical treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-11 LibiGel may be the first FDA approved product to treat HSDD in menopausal women 0 5
2011-01-10 Close pregnancies increase autism risk: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 Male circumcision helps reduce rates of HPV transmission to women, study finds 1 None
2011-01-09 Specific silicon microdevices may provide new way to screen metastatic breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-07 Majority of U.S. adults strongly support innovative programs to discourage teen pregnancy 0 None
2011-01-07 Hologic announces acquisition of Interlace Medical 0 None
2011-01-07 New York Times examines bureaucracy at U.N. 0 None
2011-01-07 Athersys completes patient enrollment in MultiStem Phase I study for leukemia 0 None
2011-01-07 Get examined during National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-01-07 Viveve's non-surgical vaginal laxity treatment receives European CE mark 0 None
2011-01-07 Better monitoring, new techniques reduce anesthesia-related maternal deaths 0 None
2011-01-07 Research provides new insights into eating disorders in Native Americans 0 None
2011-01-07 Elevated fat and cholesterol levels in diet may play a role in breast cancer development 0 None
2011-01-06 Problems reported with Implanon contraceptive implant 0 3
2011-01-06 Study shows clinical benefits of iniparib in combination with standard chemotherapy for triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Pros and cons of weight loss surgery in men and women 0 None
2011-01-06 Violence against mothers increases risk of death among female children in India: Study 0 None
2011-01-06 NCCN Guidelines provide treatment information for patients with melanoma, prostate and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Study compares treatment cost of PID hospitalizations, ER care for teen girls 0 None
2011-01-06 Sanofi-aventis announces publication of positive BSI-201 phase II results for breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers say women with multiple sclerosis have more HLA genes than men 0 None
2011-01-06 Winter depression is more common in women than men 0 None
2011-01-06 Reproductive biologist achieves major breakthrough in IVF technology 1 5
2011-01-05 Americans unaware of what they eat 0 None
2011-01-05 Child's epilepsy diagnosis impacts mother's mental health and family environment 0 None
2011-01-05 Study shows adolescents who were breastfed at birth have stronger leg muscles 0 5
2011-01-05 Low-radiocarbon nutrition permanently reduces genetic damage to brain cells 0 4
2011-01-05 Increased amounts of MMP-1 enzyme may explain preeclampsia symptoms in pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-04 The Surrogacy Lawyer discusses role of yoga in helping women cope with infertility 0 None
2011-01-04 Revolutions Medical reworks exclusive license with Traxyz for breast biopsy localization system 0 None
2011-01-04 Personality characteristics impact psychological recovery after breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-01-04 Chest: January news briefs 0 None
2011-01-04 Late-preterm infants often treated as developmentally mature, when not 0 None
2011-01-04 Peptide in blood and tissue inhibits growth of breast tumors 0 None
2011-01-04 Depression and diabetes linked to increased risk of death from heart disease in women 0 1
2011-01-04 First whole genome sequence of Parsi breast cancer woman 0 None
2011-01-03 Mothers can play a key role in convincing college-aged women to receive HPV vaccine 0 None


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