Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Women's Health News Stories - 2012

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2012-12-29 Aeterna Zentaris reaches SPA agreement with FDA for AEZS-108 Phase 3 trial in endometrial cancer 0 None
2012-12-29 Females students drink more intensively in shorter periods of time 0 None
2012-12-28 Manipulating transcription factor can change subtype of breast cancer 0 5
2012-12-27 Researchers reveal critical role of BRCA1 gene in maintenance of hair follicle stem cells 0 3.5
2012-12-27 Virtual setting study reveals dramatic gender difference in propensity to disclose naked skin 0 None
2012-12-27 Genetic differences in enzyme CYP2D6 play a key role in effectiveness of tamoxifen for breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-21 A screening tool to evaluate pre-menstrual disorders 0 None
2012-12-21 Efforts to eliminate FGM 'breaking new ground' with approval of U.N. General Assembly resolution 0 None
2012-12-21 U.N. General Assembly adopts resolution urging countries to ban FGM 0 None
2012-12-21 Exercise and mental health: an interview with Professor Nanette Mutrie 0 4
2012-12-21 New technique may prevent inheritance of mitochondrial diseases in children 0 5
2012-12-21 Kenya working to integrate PMTCT services into maternal, child health care clinics 0 None
2012-12-21 In Philippines, Church entitled to opinion on birth control, but women have right to choose 0 None
2012-12-21 Youth advocates working to improve reproductive health education, services access in Latin America 0 None
2012-12-21 Gates Foundation awards $28M in grants to Bloomberg School for Advance Family Planning 0 None
2012-12-20 Combination of diet and exercise may prevent breast cancer in obese, postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-12-20 Maternal vitamin D deficiency could cause low birth weight 0 None
2012-12-20 Men with fibromyalgia symptoms less likely to receive diagnostic tests 0 4
2012-12-20 WaterAid report urges integration of menstrual hygiene issues into aid policies 0 None
2012-12-20 Rwanda implementing programs to prevent cancer 0 None
2012-12-20 Roundup: States facing Medicaid woes; Experts say N.Y. squeezed; Colorado, N.C. govs extend funding for mental health care 0 None
2012-12-19 Infertility rates have hardly changed over past 20 years, says study 0 5
2012-12-19 Biologic changes after delivery may prevent development of chronic pain 0 None
2012-12-19 IRIN examines efforts to ban, reduce incidence of FGM/C in Sierra Leone 0 None
2012-12-19 Congressional negotitors agree to some abortion coverage for women in the military 0 None
2012-12-18 Alcohol and antibiotics: an interview with Dr Randall 0 3.2
2012-12-18 Misoprostol helps prevent postpartum haemorrhage after home births 0 2
2012-12-18 International community must keep fighting to end mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-12-18 MiR-181 molecule tied to breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-12-18 Hair care, maintenance issues primary factors that deter African-American women from exercising 0 None
2012-12-18 ARCHITECT 2nd Generation Testosterone Assay from Abbott 0 None
2012-12-18 SLU receives $460,000 grant to expand efforts to detect and treat postpartum depression 0 5
2012-12-17 First Edition: December 17, 2012 0 None
2012-12-17 Study reveals how BRCA1 enzymatic activity may stop cancer cell growth 0 None
2012-12-17 Pelvic exams frequently performed for reasons that are medically unjustified 0 None
2012-12-17 Educational intervention increases calcium intake and retards bone loss in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-12-17 Low BMI a stronger risk factor for hip fracture among elderly men 1 None
2012-12-15 Efforts to prevent, treat cervical cancer increasing in Africa 0 None
2012-12-15 Endocyte picks Medidata Solutions cloud-based platform to support clinical trials 0 None
2012-12-14 Researchers identify how RecA protein helps broken DNA find way to bridge the gap 0 None
2012-12-14 Australian researchers to establish dedicated asthma service for pregnant women 0 None
2012-12-14 NCC to expand women's cancer programs in the developing world 0 None
2012-12-14 HPV in women at or after menopause may represent an infection acquired years ago 0 None
2012-12-14 Pfizer, Ligand announce FDA acceptance of bazedoxifene/conjugated estrogens NDA 0 None
2012-12-14 New evidence about benefits of marriage 0 None
2012-12-13 China SFDA approves Veridex’s CellSearch test for women with metastatic breast cancer 0 5
2012-12-13 Texas Governor calls for late-term abortion ban 0 None
2012-12-13 Examining maternal, newborn health care in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-12-13 Nurse-Family Partnership may not be as successful in reducing early childhood injuries 0 None
2012-12-13 Reproductive Health Matters' supplement issue focuses on pregnancy decisions of HIV-positive women 0 None
2012-12-13 Madagascar traditional midwives recruited to bring women in labor to clinics for care 0 None
2012-12-13 HIV/AIDS efforts among women, girls gaining momentum, but journey 'far from over' 0 None
2012-12-13 Canada's foreign aid agency, Grand Challenges Canada announce global health partnership 0 None
2012-12-13 TSEC strategy can benefit postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-12-13 U.N. report calls on Afghanistan to better enforce law criminalizing violence against women 0 None
2012-12-13 International health, development groups meet to discuss London Summit on Family Planning 0 None
2012-12-13 Unigene announces results from oral PTH Phase 2 study on osteoporosis 0 None
2012-12-12 Delayed childbearing may protect against triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-12 Drugs that bind to specific serotonin receptors can improve and impair female sexual function 0 None
2012-12-12 BBC News examines HIV microbicide research 0 None
2012-12-12 Adversity in childhood can shape long-term health outcomes 0 None
2012-12-12 Innovation in immunization programs can mean better learning, sharing of information 0 None
2012-12-12 Report highlights 80 programs aimed at improving maternal, child health in developing world 0 None
2012-12-12 Study identifies KNDy neurons as a likely control switch of hot flushes 0 None
2012-12-11 Text4baby initiative effective service for pregnant women 0 None
2012-12-11 Naltrexone may help avoid weight gain among women smokers 0 None
2012-12-11 GAVI Alliance to support 30M HPV vaccinations among girls by 2020 0 None
2012-12-11 Overweight women not receiving proper advice on healthy weight gains during pregnancy 0 None
2012-12-11 Mothers with vitamin D deficiency have babies with lower birth weight 0 None
2012-12-10 Natural product to combat menopause symptoms 0 1
2012-12-10 New assay test shows positive results for patients with recurrent or metastatic breast cancer 1 None
2012-12-10 Results from eribulin and capecitabine phase III comparison trial on metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-10 Perimenopausal lifestyle modifications could reduce risk of breast cancer in obese woman 0 None
2012-12-10 Maintaining weight loss may improve cardiometabolic profile in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-12-10 Most triple-negative breast cancer patients have multiple genetic mutations after chemo treatment 0 None
2012-12-08 Anti-seizure drug benefits women with severe morning sickness 0 5
2012-12-08 Lancet examines Indonesia's efforts to reduce maternal mortality 0 None
2012-12-08 International community should 'not forget' importance of treatment, care for children with HIV 0 None
2012-12-08 Treadmill test can accurately predict coronary artery disease in women over 65 0 None
2012-12-07 Results of Halaven Phase III study in metastatic breast cancer presented at 2012 CTRC-AACR SABCS 0 None
2012-12-07 Women's Health: Advocates seek new Plan B consideration; Texas lawmakers find Planned Parenthood decision is costly 0 None
2012-12-07 Ultra-shortened, accelerated breast irradiation treatment logistically achievable and tolerable 0 None
2012-12-07 Genomic tests increase accuracy of breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2012-12-07 IRIN examines exclusive breastfeeding practices in Kenya 0 None
2012-12-07 Study finds longer course of tamoxifen treatment cuts breast cancer deaths 0 None
2012-12-07 U.S. government announces grants for implementation science projects on PMTCT 0 None
2012-12-07 IRIN examines WHO's efforts to communicate HIV risk among injectable hormonal contraceptive users 0 None
2012-12-07 Positive results from NanoString's second clinical study of PAM50-based breast cancer assay 0 None
2012-12-07 Microarray technology provides comprehensive result during prenatal care of women 0 None
2012-12-06 All-day snacking might not be beneficial for obese women 0 None
2012-12-06 SLN surgery identifies whether breast cancer in lymph nodes remains after chemotherapy 0 None
2012-12-06 Combination of PD-991 and letrozole improves survival in patients with HER2- breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-06 Alcoholics Anonymous helps men and women maintain sobriety in different ways 0 1
2012-12-06 Johns Hopkins focuses on MRSA, motherhood in November-December 2012 research news brief 0 None
2012-12-06 African American women less likely to receive axillary SLN biopsy for breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-06 ASBD to host 6th Annual School of Oncoplastic Surgery in Dallas 0 None
2012-12-06 Case Western Reserve to receive funding through Healthy Growth grant program 0 None
2012-12-06 Clinical trial to explore Lose It! App for postpartum weight loss 0 None
2012-12-06 Roundup: Florida health law battles take new turn; Oklahoma court rejects anti-abortion law; Calif. kids Medi-Cal dispute continues 0 None
2012-12-05 Breast milk banks: an interview with Dr. Pieter Koorts 0 5
2012-12-05 Study provides important data about fertility window of women with childhood cancer 0 None
2012-12-05 Environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy may harm child’s health 0 None
2012-12-05 Global Fund, Tanzania sign new grant agreement worth $308M 0 None
2012-12-05 New data from AstraZeneca's FASLODEX studies on breast cancer to be presented at SABSC 0 None
2012-12-05 UIC researcher to investigate whether mechanical forces can increase bone strength 1 None
2012-12-05 Researchers investigate GPER receptor as possible new drug target for breast cancer 0 None
2012-12-05 Study explores osteoporosis racial differences in women 0 None
2012-12-05 Study identifies factors that can predict postpartum pelvic girdle pain in working women 0 None
2012-12-04 Virginia Women's Center to participate in new HPV and cervical cancer vaccine clinical trial 0 None
2012-12-04 UI researchers develop neonatal piglet model to study micronutrient deficiencies 0 None
2012-12-04 IPS interview examines efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-12-04 Link between smoking, decreased bone density and osteoporosis risk in teenage girls 0 None
2012-12-04 Combined oral contraceptives increase risk of blood clots in women with PCOS 1 None
2012-12-04 Study examines effectiveness of German mammography screening program 0 None
2012-12-03 Obstructive sleep apnea affects women more severely than men 0 None
2012-12-03 Metformin improves survival in diabetic patients with ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-12-01 US women lose their health insurance after divorce: Study 0 5
2012-12-01 Controlling weight during pregnancy benefits both mothers and their babies 0 1
2012-12-01 University of Washington team develops electrically spun cloth to prevent pregnancy, HIV 0 None
2012-12-01 Studies show possibility of improving healthcare by tackling problem in standardized way 0 None
2012-12-01 New study on incidence of breast cancer in Italy 0 None
2012-12-01 Epidural steroid injections for back pain increase risk of bone loss in postmenopausal women 1 None
2012-11-30 Delaying treatment affects mortality rates among women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-30 Vitamin D may be vital component for cognitive health of women 0 None
2012-11-30 Sucampo receives supplement approval from FDA for AMITIZA 0 None
2012-11-30 Mother-to-child transmission of HIV can be eliminated through collective alliances 0 None
2012-11-30 Fully funded Global Fund key to preventing MTCT of HIV 0 None
2012-11-30 Many adult entertainment club workers do not have access to basic healthcare 0 None
2012-11-30 Melinda Gates discusses family planning in Huffington Post blog interview 0 None
2012-11-30 Study points to complexity of relationship between sleep duration and energy balance regulation 0 None
2012-11-30 Roundup: Conn. health care programs face $70M cut; Miss. abortion clinic again asks judge to block law that could force it to close 0 None
2012-11-29 Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies launches new blog for health and wellness 0 None
2012-11-29 Study identifies risk factors associated with co-exposure to lead, mercury and PCBs 0 None
2012-11-29 Fertility treatment auto-injector: an interview with Lai Chiu Tang, Senior Industrial Designer at Cambridge Consultants 0 5
2012-11-29 Preventive mammogram recommendations could result in missed cancer, study says 0 None
2012-11-29 Medical and anthropological expertise can promote multicultural women's healthcare 0 None
2012-11-29 Creative art therapy combined with MBSR program shows promise for women with breast cancer 0 5
2012-11-29 Omega-3 fatty acids can benefit women at risk of postpartum depression 0 None
2012-11-29 Vermillion’s OVA1 diagnostic test effectively identifies early-stage ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-11-28 Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy does not reduce breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2012-11-28 IPS examines undernourishment, efforts to reverse vitamin deficiencies 0 None
2012-11-28 USAID launches '16 Days of Activism' for Elimination of Gender Violence 0 None
2012-11-28 U.N. Human Rights Council passes resolution condemning female genital mutilation 0 None
2012-11-28 Guardian published winning article from International Development Journalism Competition 0 None
2012-11-27 New coverage decisions by private payers and Medicare for OAB and urge incontinence 0 None
2012-11-27 Neurofibromatosis-1 may increase risk of breast cancer in women 0 4
2012-11-27 Women need access to family planning methods that work for them 0 None
2012-11-27 Immediate action must be taken to prevent violence against women, FGM 0 None
2012-11-27 High CT utilization could increase risk of breast cancer for certain women 0 None
2012-11-27 Recent releases recognize International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women 0 None
2012-11-27 New recommendations on screening mammography may lead to missed cancers 0 None
2012-11-27 Scatter radiation during mammography does not increase risk of cancer 0 None
2012-11-27 Study highlights need for patient education on breast density 0 None
2012-11-27 VA develops new public service announcement for women Veterans 0 None
2012-11-27 Grove professor to investigate personalized therapies against breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-26 Applied relaxation can help women with menopausal troubles 0 None
2012-11-26 Overexpressed enzyme contributes to development of preeclampsia 0 None
2012-11-26 Pediatricians called to prescribe 'morning-after' pills in advance 0 None
2012-11-26 Women more likely to have gray matter atrophy prior to Alzheimer's diagnosis than men 0 None
2012-11-26 New method can minimize number of missed cervical cancer cases 0 None
2012-11-23 Drop in abortion demonstrates AUL efforts to protect women through commonsense regulations 0 None
2012-11-23 Osteoporosis medication Aclasta now available on Canadian public drug plans 0 None
2012-11-23 Gender equity challenges in Canadian university research 0 None
2012-11-22 Applied relaxation can help women with menopausal troubles 0 None
2012-11-22 Online flu survey launched in the UK 0 None
2012-11-22 Significant gaps in quality of clinical information on designer vagina procedures 0 None
2012-11-22 OB-GYN group calls for over-the-counter birth control pills 0 None
2012-11-22 Habitual physical activity improves midlife women's health 0 None
2012-11-22 MicroRNAs in ovarian cancer cells promote tumor growth 0 None
2012-11-21 Pregnant women with mental health disorders face too many barriers to stop smoking 0 4
2012-11-21 Meningiomas likely results from hemodynamic changes associated with pregnancy 0 5
2012-11-21 Emergency obstetric care reduced maternal mortality rates up to 74% in two African projects, MSF reports 0 None
2012-11-21 Young girls can dance their way to better mental health 0 None
2012-11-21 UNC expert to talk about gratitude research at SPSP annual meeting, Jan. 17-19 0 None
2012-11-21 IUD insertion does not increase risk of pelvic inflammatory disease in women 0 None
2012-11-21 High blood levels of vitamin D may protect mothers more than babies against MS 0 None
2012-11-20 MSF clinic helping to reduce maternal mortality in Sierra Leone 0 None
2012-11-20 Most African countries not on track to achieve MDGs, U.N. officials say 0 None
2012-11-20 Addition of tomosynthesis to standard mammogram increases breast screening accuracy 0 None
2012-11-19 Certain occupations do increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-17 American Cancer Society honors Kroger with 2012 Excellence in Philanthropy Award 0 None
2012-11-16 Study: Regular exercise before, during pregnancy could have beneficial effects for women 0 5
2012-11-16 Study shows boost in access to screening for breast and cervical cancer 0 None
2012-11-16 A.U. launches website on maternal, newborn survival program 0 None
2012-11-16 Physical performance capabilities across the lifespan 0 5
2012-11-16 Family planning is 'global priority' to be recognized as human right 0 None
2012-11-16 Romney says loss the result of Obama's 'gifts' to minority voters, women and young people 0 None
2012-11-16 AGT2R gene variant may predispose women to pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-11-16 Low levels of omega-3 may be behind postpartum depression 0 2
2012-11-16 Maternal vitamin C deficiency can have serious consequences for foetal brain 0 None
2012-11-16 UNFPA calls family planning an 'essential human right,' says meeting unmet need could save more than $11B annually 0 None
2012-11-15 Genetic link between rheumatoid arthritis and the X chromosome 0 None
2012-11-15 U.S. bishops promise to continue fight against health law's birth control mandate 0 None
2012-11-15 Is it safe to drink alcohol when taking antibiotics? 0 None
2012-11-15 Over stress during pregnancy increases risk of child being victimised in later life 0 None
2012-11-15 Female athletes more likely to suffer serious ACL knee injuries than males 0 None
2012-11-15 New software improves accuracy of breast thermography in detection of cancer 0 None
2012-11-15 New study confirms neurodevelopmental effects of PBDE flame retardant exposure in children 0 None
2012-11-15 Trastuzumab increases risk of heart failure in older women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-15 Demand growing for female condoms despite myths 0 None
2012-11-15 Despite modest improvement, premature birth rates cause concern 0 None
2012-11-15 Age at onset of first menstrual cycle associated with increased BMI, obesity in adulthood 0 None
2012-11-14 Home-birth-like experience in hospitals ultimately safer, more satisfying and cost effective for patients 2 None
2012-11-14 Study finds lower uptake of HPV vaccination among racial/ethnic minorities 0 None
2012-11-14 Couples with high PCB levels and other pollutants take longer to achieve pregnancy 0 None
2012-11-14 Study finds several osteoporosis risk factors among post-menopausal women on HRT 0 None
2012-11-14 New 3-D digital mammography could improve accuracy of breast cancer screening 0 None
2012-11-13 Women with migraines do not appear to experience cognitive decline 0 None
2012-11-13 Guided Therapeutics files amended PMA with FDA for LuViva Advanced Cervical Scan 0 None
2012-11-13 Injury prevention – research and practice: an interview with Dr Dale Hanson 0 5
2012-11-13 Could lactate levels in amniotic fluid help diagnose dysfunctional labour? 0 None
2012-11-12 Auto-injector developed for women undergoing fertility treatment 0 None
2012-11-09 Exercise may help improve posture and reduce breast cancer risk in women 1 None
2012-11-09 Women with ovarian cancer have superior outcomes after surgery at high-volume hospitals 0 None
2012-11-09 Respiratory symptoms differ significantly during different stages of the menstrual cycle 0 None
2012-11-09 Positive results from Palatin’s bremelanotide Phase 2B trial on female sexual dysfunction 0 None
2012-11-08 Roundup: Planned Parenthood asks for extended ban on Texas funding cut; Election's effect on Massachusetts health businesses 0 None
2012-11-08 Opportunities to enhance research into pregnancy complications to prevent preterm and stillbirth 0 None
2012-11-08 Premenopausal use of hormonal contraceptives may improve women’s cognitive abilities 0 None
2012-11-08 Dems retain control of the Senate; Rape, abortion comments dash GOP chances in Indiana, Missouri 0 None
2012-11-08 Women more likely to develop spice allergy 0 None
2012-11-07 HPV testing and cervical screening: an interview with Dr Rosa Legood 0 None
2012-11-07 Excessive turnover of placental cells may trigger unnatural increase in blood pressure 0 None
2012-11-07 Sperm viability assessed in a number of UK fertility laboratories by using Linkam’s warm stages 0 None
2012-11-07 Federal appeals court begins hearing arguments on Ariz. abortion restrictions 0 None
2012-11-07 Three quarters of pregnant women take sick leave from work: Study 0 None
2012-11-07 UCLA study to uncover risk profiles of breast cancer survivors likely to suffer from depression 0 None
2012-11-06 Testosterone exposure early in life can have lasting impact on brain function and behavior 0 None
2012-11-06 Study examines role of friends in young women's body concerns 0 None
2012-11-06 Keep momentum going to pursue innovation in contraceptive options 0 None
2012-11-06 In fight for control of the House and the Senate, status quo appears to be winning 0 None
2012-11-05 PsiOxus receives UK government grant to initiate ColoAd1 Phase I/II trial for ovarian cancer 0 5
2012-11-04 Mobile health care centers in India reduce infant and maternal mortality 0 None
2012-11-03 First study to measure minute changes in breast tumor connective tissue fibers 0 None
2012-11-03 North Dakota Senate race is costliest in state's history 0 None
2012-11-03 Medicare, health law part of Obama, Romney pitches for votes 0 None
2012-11-03 BeamPath ROBOTIC system from OmniGuide used in Laparoscopic Myomectomy 0 None
2012-11-03 Pregnant women in rural Ghana are now getting health information via mobile phone 0 None
2012-11-03 New partnership to make advancements in personalized breast cancer treatment and care 0 None
2012-11-03 Scientists identify biomarker associated with tamoxifen resistance in women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-03 Abortion, health law drive messaging in tight Senate and House races 0 None
2012-11-02 Advanced breast cancer that has spread to the brain could be treated with drug combination 0 None
2012-11-02 HPV test of cure cheaper and more effective than cytology testing for women following pre-cervical cancer treatment 0 None
2012-11-02 BMJ examines debate over government program to reduce maternal mortality in India 0 None
2012-11-02 Soy products do not prevent onset of vasomotor symptoms in women 0 None
2012-11-02 Roundup: Texas will keep Planned Parenthood Women's Health Program for now; Kids' autism covered in Wash. Medicaid; UnitedHealth selling S.C. Medicaid biz 0 None
2012-11-02 Malarial drug shows promise in stopping breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-01 Viewpoints: George Will: Dems' 'reservoir of condenscension' focused on women; One disabled voter questions assisted suicide referendum 0 None
2012-11-01 Clinical hypnosis can effectively reduce hot flashes among postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-11-01 Study shows increased risk of local recurrence in women with triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-11-01 Study shows reduced risk of liver-related mortality in African American women with HIV/HCV 0 None
2012-11-01 Assessing Global Health Initiative's progress and next phase 0 None
2012-11-01 Low literacy strongly predicts childbearing among US teens 0 None
2012-11-01 Implementation of food bill in India might be delayed, government adviser says 0 None
2012-11-01 Advaxis updates preliminary data from ADXS-HPV Phase 2 trial on cervical cancer 0 None
2012-11-01 Green tea may reduce risk of digestive system cancers among women 0 None
2012-11-01 Regular exercise does not impact amount of time women spend sitting 0 None
2012-10-31 African American women coinfected with HIV and HCV less likely to die from liver disease than Caucasian or Hispanic women 0 None
2012-10-31 SSRIs should be prescribed with great caution to those attempting to get pregnant 0 None
2012-10-31 Uterine cancer recurrence risk after hysterectomy increases due to delay in radiation therapy 0 4
2012-10-31 Health policy rhetoric, issues prominent in congressional races, other state contests 0 None
2012-10-31 ACP urges use of performance measures targeting 'low-value services' to reduce overuse, misuse of these approaches 0 None
2012-10-31 Study explores incidence of UK women having Multiple Repeat Caesarean Sections 0 None
2012-10-31 SSRIs should be prescribed with great caution to those attempting to get pregnant 0 None
2012-10-31 Hormone therapy increases risk of heart attack or dying in women with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-10-30 Preeclampsia risk higher for women with Lupus 0 None
2012-10-30 Breast cancer screening reduces deaths but overdiagnoses 0 None
2012-10-30 Women in disadvantaged neighborhoods less likely to live near mammography facility 0 None
2012-10-30 Elderly women with early-stage breast cancer live longer with radiation therapy and surgery 0 None
2012-10-30 IVF process negatively impacts women’s sexual relationships 0 None
2012-10-29 Botanical treatment holds hope for triple-negative breast cancer 0 4.3
2012-10-29 AstraZeneca commences FASLODEX Phase III study for hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-29 Tumor count in the breast an important consideration for providing radiation therapy 0 None
2012-10-29 Living examples of hope and determination against cancer 0 None
2012-10-29 Alternate method to precisely tag breast cancer tumors 0 None
2012-10-29 Female smokers who stop before middle age on average gain ten extra years of life 0 None
2012-10-29 Maternal bariatric surgery affects cardiovascular risk profile of offsprings 0 None
2012-10-29 Federal appeals court won't hear Planned Parenthood appeal of Texas defunding 0 None
2012-10-29 Triapine shows promise in treating breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-29 Researchers identify genes linked to serous endometrial cancer 0 None
2012-10-29 Data shows association between increased weight and breast cancer survival varies by race/ethnicity 0 None
2012-10-29 Improving global maternal mortality, women's health and related U.S. foreign policy 0 None
2012-10-29 Obama emphasizes women's health issues 0 None
2012-10-29 Viewpoints: Washington Post endorses Obama; GOP Senate candidates hurting party's reach to women; 'Too much choice' in Medicare? 0 None
2012-10-29 Non-Hispanic black women more likely to die from breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-26 Resveratrol does not appear to offer metabolic benefits in healthy women 0 None
2012-10-26 Mourdock rape comment roils Indiana Senate race, reignites furor over women's health issues 0 None
2012-10-26 World Prematurity Day: Nov. 17 0 None
2012-10-26 NAFC conducts online survey to examine women’s perceptions about overactive bladder 0 None
2012-10-26 Simple educational intervention could improve treatment rates for osteoporosis 0 None
2012-10-26 Longer looks: Controversial raffle for IVF treatment; New role for community health workers; Romney, health care and the free market 0 None
2012-10-25 Pica and geophagy far more prevalent in Madagascar 0 None
2012-10-25 Medicare, abortion grab attention in some House, Senate races 0 None
2012-10-25 Appeals court blocks Ind. law barring Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2012-10-25 Maternal mental health important to successful motherhood but overlooked 0 None
2012-10-25 Hypnosis can help cut hot flashes by as much as 74% 0 None
2012-10-25 Hot flashes and night sweats can return after SSRI treatment in women 0 None
2012-10-25 NIH conference to assess GDM screening and diagnostic approaches 0 None
2012-10-24 Dementia: A National Crisis – a review of the Manchester 2012 conference 0 5
2012-10-24 Study to examine possible link between mitochondrial DNA and ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-10-24 India's maternal health care benefit excludes many women because of parity requirement, Women's eNews reports 0 None
2012-10-23 Combination of phase contrast tomography and EST can produce high-quality 3D breast images 0 None
2012-10-23 Moms and babies more likely to die when co-ICU arises 0 None
2012-10-23 Highlights of colorectal cancer research from ACG annual scientific meeting 0 None
2012-10-23 Austrian researchers receive $7.4 million award to verify new breast cancer pathways 0 None
2012-10-23 Romney, Ryan would support U.S. cuts in international family planning aid 0 None
2012-10-23 Examining ethics surrounding Taliban's ban on polio vaccination in Pakistan 0 None
2012-10-23 Researchers discover how HIV-infected people develop very powerful antibody responses 0 None
2012-10-23 In the campaign's home stretch, presidential candidates launch new ads on Medicare, women's health issues 0 None
2012-10-23 Breast cancer spread dependent on both environment and genetic changes 0 None
2012-10-23 Thin ideal internalization: an interview with Jessica Suisman and Kelly Klump 1 None
2012-10-23 Car commuting contributes to weight gain 0 None
2012-10-22 Potential biomarker diagnostic test for pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-10-22 Liquid version of breast cancer drug Tamoxifen launched in the US 0 None
2012-10-22 New approach to prevention of breast cancer wins $7.4M award 0 None
2012-10-22 Ultrasound superior to mammography in evaluating women with breast cancer symptoms 0 5
2012-10-20 Exercise is the first step to protect against negative impacts of stress 0 None
2012-10-20 Epigenetic alteration associated with increased risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-20 Study shows few adolescent females undergo pregnancy testing in hospital emergency department 0 None
2012-10-20 IVF may significantly increase risk of birth defects, new research says 0 None
2012-10-20 Study sheds light on risks of fetal position at the time of premature birth 0 None
2012-10-20 Many factors contribute to high number of abortions in China, scholars say 0 None
2012-10-20 Drospirenone-containing birth control pills associated with increased risk of blood clots 0 None
2012-10-20 Some Democratic congressional candidates make hay with little-noticed health law provision 0 None
2012-10-20 OB-GYN group disputes Rep. Walsh's 'life of the mother' abortion remarks 0 None
2012-10-20 Researchers find new way to assess risk of osteoporosis, bone fractures in women 0 None
2012-10-20 Common misconceptions about breast cancer risks 0 None
2012-10-20 Kaiser Family Foundation report examines country-level response to U.S. GHI's women, girls, & gender equality principle 0 None
2012-10-20 Gender gap in myocardial infarction mortality 0 None
2012-10-20 In choosing to act, global community can end 'needless death, suffering' 0 None
2012-10-20 Roundup: Va. health chief quits, citing new abortion clinic regulations; Texas will shutter women's health program if Planned Parenthood participates 0 None
2012-10-19 Survey: Nearly 38% of lesbians less likely to have routine cervical cancer screening 2 None
2012-10-19 Breast-feeding associated with reduced risk of ER/PR-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-19 Babies born to HIV positive mothers more likely to acquire measles 0 None
2012-10-19 Obama, Romney vie for women's votes 0 None
2012-10-19 Simple strategies can make big difference in maternal mortality 0 None
2012-10-19 Losing weight does not lead to improved fertility in women 0 None
2012-10-19 House and Senate races turning on health, abortion issues 0 None
2012-10-19 Examining how issue of abortion portrayed in Kenyan Constitution 0 None
2012-10-19 Book about triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-19 Uruguay's Congress approves bill to legalize abortion during first trimester 0 None
2012-10-19 First Edition: October 19, 2012 0 None
2012-10-19 Viewpoints: NYT's Kristof on the death of his friend; Obama, Romney fight for women 0 None
2012-10-19 Study explains link between infertility and hyperprolactinaemia 0 None
2012-10-19 Study to determine if treating mothers can help children at risk for ADHD 1 None
2012-10-18 First Edition: October 18, 2012 0 None
2012-10-18 Jersey Shore University Medical Center recognized as Baby-Friendly hospital 0 5
2012-10-18 Planned Parenthood funding, abortion and women's health issues create debate flashpoints 0 None
2012-10-18 How health care is playing up and down the ballot 0 None
2012-10-18 Next U.S. president will impact women's reproductive rights globally 0 None
2012-10-17 World must 'pull together' to end hunger, stunting among children 0 None
2012-10-17 Northwestern scientists to request EPA to update guidelines for reproductive health research 0 None
2012-10-17 Polls: Contraception, abortion, health cuts, Medicare factor in to voters' decision-making 0 None
2012-10-17 U.N. SG says eliminating discrimination, providing nutrition, health care will help women care for families 0 None
2012-10-17 Viewpoints: Two views of Romney/Ryan victory impact on abortion; Unmarried women gain electoral clout 0 None
2012-10-17 Transvaginal ultrasound effective in treating early-stage endometrial cancer 0 5
2012-10-16 IMS develops review on weight gain at the menopause 0 None
2012-10-16 Mother rats respond much differently to cocaine than non-mothers 0 None
2012-10-16 Romney's positions on abortion, Planned Parenthood funding draw political fire 0 None
2012-10-16 Political, community support critical to improving maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2012-10-16 U.N. report shows francophone African countries lag behind in AIDS Treatment; NGOs call for increased funding 0 None
2012-10-16 First report of androgen-dependence of exercise on nerve regeneration 0 None
2012-10-16 GAPPS announces five new projects for prevention of preterm births 0 None
2012-10-16 Breast cancer… do you know who diagnoses you? 0 None
2012-10-15 Women's decisions about contraception may depend on factors over which they have little control 0 None
2012-10-15 Females having multiple sexual partners may be more fertile 0 5
2012-10-15 Language disparities impact Hispanic women during labor 0 None
2012-10-15 Pregnancy stress can cut brain benefits of motherhood 0 None
2012-10-15 Romney campaign defends abortion policies 0 None
2012-10-15 V.P. candidates face questions about abortion and faith 0 None
2012-10-15 Using public health approach to address unsafe abortion 0 None
2012-10-15 No link between folic acid, vitamin B6 and 12 and increased risk of colorectal adenoma 0 None
2012-10-15 Maternal, child health programs must reach poorest families to be successful 0 None
2012-10-15 Gardasil does not increase sexual activity in girls 0 None
2012-10-15 Women's health, Medicare and the health law mark tight races in various states 0 None
2012-10-15 Merck announces results from odanacatib Phase II trial on post-menopausal osteoporosis 0 5
2012-10-13 Roundup: N.J.'s Medicaid decision; Women short on care if Texas dumps Planned Parenthood; La. hospitals seek care gap agreement 0 None
2012-10-12 World observes first International Day of the Girl Child 0 None
2012-10-12 UNAIDS to support Republic of Congo's efforts to reduce HIV MTCT 0 None
2012-10-12 Support education to reduce child marriage, maternal mortality among teenage girls 0 None
2012-10-12 Johns Hopkins, Iverson enter licensing agreement for molecular diagnostics 0 None
2012-10-12 Menstrual cycle alters muscle activation patterns in female athletes 0 1
2012-10-12 In debates and ads, House and Senate candidates face off on women's health, Medicare and health law issues 0 None
2012-10-12 Dana-Farber expert offers tips to reduce risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-11 One type of fat is riskier than another for mums and unborn babies 0 None
2012-10-11 Legal-Bay to donate lawsuit funding sales for October to breast cancer awareness month 0 None
2012-10-11 Sun protection: an interview with Jane Hanrahan 1 5
2012-10-11 Bad news articles increase women's sensitivity to stressful situations 0 None
2012-10-11 Romney says abortion issues not part of his presidential agenda 0 None
2012-10-11 Women respond much better than men to treatment of CFL with rituximab 0 None
2012-10-11 Clear link between neurotensin and CVD, type 2 diabetes and breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-10 No link between HPV vaccination and increased sexual activity in adolescent girls 0 None
2012-10-10 Proneurotensin associated with diabetes, cardiometabolic disease and breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-10 SRR intervention decreases unintended pregnancies, unprotected sex in adolescent girls 0 None
2012-10-10 Patient navigation services help vulnerable patients get timely cancer care 0 None
2012-10-10 Researchers discover mechanism by which magnesium reduces cytokine production 0 5
2012-10-10 NIH-funded study to examine factors behind alcohol-related violence within intimate relationships 0 None
2012-10-10 Evolutionary psychologists find rape impacts sexual behavior, self-esteem 0 None
2012-10-10 Aspirin associated with reduced risk of serious ovarian cancer 0 1
2012-10-09 Women more likely to develop UTI after pelvic-floor surgery 0 None
2012-10-09 Clinical trial to investigate safety and effectiveness of Elagolix against endometriosis 0 None
2012-10-09 Study examines trends in HIV mortality 0 None
2012-10-09 Maternal depression treated by SRIs can change the timing of language development in babies 0 None
2012-10-09 Prenatal fish consumption may reduce risk of ADHD-related behaviors 0 None
2012-10-08 Female health care volunteers in Nepal helping to improve maternal, neonatal survival rates 0 None
2012-10-08 Patient navigation services can reduce dangerous delays in identification of breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-08 Alere Triage PLGF test can help quantify delivery risk in women with suspected pre-eclampsia 0 5
2012-10-08 Study determines impact of HIV on anal cancer incidence in the U.S. 0 None
2012-10-06 Oral medication as effective as Botox injections for treating incontinence in women 0 None
2012-10-06 Study: Free birth control lowered abortion, teen birth rates 0 None
2012-10-06 Many breast cancer survivors insufficiently active after leaving supervised programs 1 None
2012-10-06 Nelfinavir inhibits growth of HER2-positive tumors 0 None
2012-10-05 Providing no cost birth control can reduce unintended pregnancies, abortion rates in women 0 None
2012-10-05 GW professor to develop blood test for early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-05 Botox injections effectively treat urinary urgency incontinence in women 0 None
2012-10-05 Researchers identify genetic risk allele for uterine fibroids 0 1
2012-10-05 Loyola researchers to study link between long-distance running and pelvic floor disorders 0 None
2012-10-05 Study shows impact of obstetric unit closures on outcomes of mothers and babies 0 None
2012-10-04 BPA exposure can impact thyroid hormones in pregnant women and newborns 0 None
2012-10-04 Gender-specific group therapy effective in treating depressed women with Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-10-04 New type of drug for drug-resistant cancer 0 4.7
2012-10-04 Leaders announce expansion of successful maternal, child health program in Tanzania 0 None
2012-10-04 Razoo announces creation of PinkGiving Campaign during Breast Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2012-10-04 Obama spending more cash than Romney on TV advertising, with new ad highlighting Medicaid 0 None
2012-10-04 Estrogen/progesterone treatment started soon after menopause appears safe and effective 0 None
2012-10-04 Assisted reproduction technology may increase risk of MS activity among women 0 None
2012-10-04 Preterm births fell for the fifth straight year in 2011 0 None
2012-10-04 Experts worried political commitment, health services delivery still lacking despite efforts to improve family planning in Uganda 0 None
2012-10-04 Study finds significant variation in overall health of all major Latino subgroups in the U.S. 0 None
2012-10-03 NF1 gene mutations cause noninheritable or spontaneous breast cancers 0 None
2012-10-03 Devex interviews global health experts during U.N. week 0 None
2012-10-03 Pressure to be thin may be influenced by genes in some women 0 None
2012-10-03 ‘Hygiene hypothesis’ updated to ‘Old Friends’ hypothesis 0 3
2012-10-03 Ranibizumab injections keep those with AMD driving longer 0 None
2012-10-03 Positive results from Noven’s LDMP Phase 3 clinical studies on menopausal VMS 0 None
2012-10-03 Genetics may make some women more vulnerable to the pressure of being thin 0 None
2012-10-03 Water diffusion measurements with MRI could decrease false-positive breast cancer results, biopsies 0 None
2012-10-03 ABC News profiles former U.N. diplomat responsible for building first maternity hospital in Somalia 1 None
2012-10-03 Digital mammography boosts detection of life-threatening breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-03 New clinical study to determine whether DNA in blood could show early signs of breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-03 Global Research Nurses to launch this week in Malawi 0 None
2012-10-03 State roundup: AP probes Va. hospital's actions in woman's death; Supreme Court won't hear Neb. abortion case; Kancare preps assessment for in-home Medicaid needs 0 None
2012-10-02 BHGI sponsors global summit on international breast health 0 None
2012-10-02 Low birth weight associated with long-term risk of diabetes, kidney disease and CVD 0 None
2012-10-02 Maternal deaths among marginalized women could be prevented with access to care, information 0 None
2012-10-02 Hip resurfacing prone to early failure 0 None
2012-10-02 Self-harming and premature death: an interview with Prof Keith Hawton, University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research 0 5
2012-10-01 ProStrakan acquires US commercial rights to Fareston for treatment of metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-01 Study opens new door to more personalized treatment of advanced breast cancer 0 None
2012-10-01 HR status defines two different subsets of HER2 positive cancers 0 None
2012-09-29 Improved access to contraceptives helps women plan families 0 None
2012-09-29 U.N. meetings focus on improving nutrition among women, children 0 None
2012-09-29 Maryland sets insurance marketplace plan benchmark; Other state health law news 0 None
2012-09-29 Liberal Christians protest Hobby Lobby lawsuit over contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-09-29 Women with early menopause more likely to develop heart attack or stroke 0 None
2012-09-29 Study to look at whether maternal exercise during pregnancy can reduce risk of cancer in offspring 0 None
2012-09-29 Access to supplies, medicines in developing world essential to improve maternal health 0 None
2012-09-29 State highlights: Free Calif. health care clinic a big draw; New Calif. law could mean mammogram alternatives 0 None
2012-09-28 New partnership to provide access to contraceptives for more than 27M women 0 None
2012-09-28 Broad spectrum sunscreens needed to block UVB and UVA 0 None
2012-09-28 Blogs recognize World Contraception Day 0 None
2012-09-28 Integration, country ownership key to improving commodities supply, distribution 0 None
2012-09-28 Texas budget cutting causes closure of 50 clinics offering family planning services 0 None
2012-09-28 Paper provides overview on preventing invasive cervical cancer 0 None
2012-09-28 Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health receives $20 billion in new money 0 None
2012-09-28 U.N. presents plan to improve access to contraception, releases report on maternal, child health 0 None
2012-09-27 Women more likely to suffer infections related to urolithiasis 0 None
2012-09-27 Eaton highlights potential of Tropine 3 for women with hot flashes 0 None
2012-09-27 U.N. General Assembly focuses on women, children 0 None
2012-09-27 President Obama, Mitt Romney address Clinton Global Initiative 0 None
2012-09-27 Can rebate checks really change public perception about the health law? 0 None
2012-09-27 Viewpoints: 'Redistribution' debate; Reducing delayed, missed and incorrect diagnoses 0 4
2012-09-27 Infants with regulatory behaviors or maternal psychiatric problems may have increased risk of FSS 0 None
2012-09-27 New optical imaging technology could aid in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment 0 None
2012-09-26 Hunger linked to increased risk of breast cancer in women 0 None
2012-09-26 Women's eNews examines maternal health in Morocco 0 None
2012-09-26 New cervical cancer screening test introduced in El Salvador 0 None
2012-09-26 Presidential candidates should address HIV epidemic more directly 0 None
2012-09-26 'Women and Girls Lead Global' initiative launched to 'educate, inspire' 0 None
2012-09-26 Young women with BRCA mutations feel differently about options for relationships, careers 0 None
2012-09-26 Progress on women's, children's health provides optimism for further success 0 None
2012-09-26 Regular mammography screening can help narrow racial gaps in breast cancer outcomes 0 None
2012-09-25 Microcirculation secrets could shed new light on risks of heart disease and diabetes 0 None
2012-09-25 Researchers discover genetics secrets of ovarian cancer tumors 0 4
2012-09-25 Comprehensive prenatal care can decrease rates of low birth weights 0 None
2012-09-25 Gates Foundation blog examines recent global initiatives with focus on women's, children's health 0 None
2012-09-25 Scaling up access to maternal, child health care would prevent most deaths during pregnancy, childbirth 0 None
2012-09-25 Women born prematurely more likely to have pregnancy complications 0 None
2012-09-25 GlobalECHO Foundation commits to provide funding support to Panzi Hospital in DRC 0 None
2012-09-25 Aromatase inhibitors impact sex life of postmenopausal women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-09-25 Paced breathing may reduce hot flashes in women 0 None
2012-09-24 Study reveals potential of NIR spectral imaging for intra-operative skin flap assessment 0 5
2012-09-24 More money, focus needed to reach maternal, child health MDGs 0 None
2012-09-24 PTEN inhibitor can trigger growth of small eggs 0 1
2012-09-24 Simple survey can effectively identify women with ovarian cancer symptoms 0 None
2012-09-24 Most basal-like breast and ovarian tumors have similar genetic origins 0 None
2012-09-24 Study documents women's experiences after abnormal prenatal chromosomal microarray testing 0 None
2012-09-24 Harris Health System campaign aims to reduce pregnancy-related complications in African-Americans 0 None
2012-09-24 Study looks at effect of all dietary antioxidants in relation to myocardial infarction 0 None
2012-09-24 California expands access to birth control, abortion 0 None
2012-09-24 Maternal choline intake could essentially change fetal genetic expression into adulthood 0 None
2012-09-24 Medicare, health reform, women's issues hot topics on campaign trail 0 None
2012-09-21 What moms eat before pregnancy affects children epigenetically 0 None
2012-09-21 UAB urges women to get tested for key measures throughout their lives 0 None
2012-09-21 Free bus passes for over-60’s could encourage physical activity 0 None
2012-09-21 Exposures to perchlorate could reduce thyroidal iodine uptake in women and fetuses 0 None
2012-09-21 Presidential campaigns vie for specific voting blocs 0 None
2012-09-21 Strand Life Sciences to validate and commercialize Trovagene's urine-based HPV test 0 None
2012-09-20 Challenges, solutions to sexual health education in South Africa 0 None
2012-09-20 Stress may play a major role in obesity epidemic and contribute to racial disparities 0 None
2012-09-20 NPR blog examines simple cervical cancer screening technique being adopted by African countries 0 None
2012-09-20 New Cochrane Review: All countries should consider establishing proper home birth services 0 None
2012-09-20 Women play important role in fighting NCDs 0 None
2012-09-19 Health policy issues are hot topic online in key states 0 None
2012-09-19 Women with early menopause more likely to develop coronary heart disease and stroke 0 None
2012-09-19 Bangladesh struggles to provide health care in urban slum areas, Guardian reports 0 None
2012-09-19 Blog examines importance of access to family planning information, contraceptives for young people 0 None
2012-09-19 Oral contraceptive use can lead to increased pain during intercourse among young women 1 5
2012-09-19 Mephedrone may cause memory loss 0 None
2012-09-19 Many women undertreat pelvic floor disorders and suffer in silence 1 None
2012-09-19 U-Systems receives FDA approval for somo-v ABUS 0 None
2012-09-19 Friendly bacteria: do we really need to eat probiotic yogurts? 2 5
2012-09-18 VP candidate Ryan levels sharp critique of Obama abortion position 0 None
2012-09-18 HER Foundation donates $46000 to UCLA geneticist for research into Hyperemesis Gravidarum 0 None
2012-09-18 Maya Angelou Center to hold summit on issues that affect women and girls' health 0 None
2012-09-18 Poll: 14% of Canadians believe women can be diagnosed with prostate cancer 0 None
2012-09-17 Modifying fat intake during pregnancy benefits children regardless of mother's size 0 None
2012-09-17 Mo. college files its own lawsuit over contraception mandate 0 None
2012-09-17 Single HPV protein is required for cervical cancer growths to survive 0 None
2012-09-17 Hunger, poverty in Niger forcing families to marry daughters at younger ages 0 None
2012-09-17 New method to precisely predict premature birth 0 None
2012-09-17 PARP inhibitors may be novel treatment strategy in women with HER2-positive breast cancers 0 None
2012-09-17 WWE announces partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure 0 None
2012-09-15 Study could reveal whether breast cancer patients with BRCA mutations are responsive to Veliparib 0 None
2012-09-15 Blog examines access to contraceptive information, services among young people 0 None
2012-09-15 Gates Foundation blog examines efforts to stop mother-to-child syphilis transmission 0 None
2012-09-15 Bahamas' Ministry of Health unveils plans to advance breast cancer programs 0 None
2012-09-15 New study analyses effects of passive smoking during pregnancy on newborns 3 1.5
2012-09-15 Doctors can be ‘conscientious’ providers of abortion 1 None
2012-09-15 ‘Rooming in’ benefits both mother and baby: New review 0 None
2012-09-14 EMAS clinical guide on low-dose vaginal estrogens for postmenopausal vaginal atrophy 0 None
2012-09-14 Reading labels on food products can prevent obesity 0 None
2012-09-14 U-M develops new guidelines for family physicians to evaluate urinary leakage in women 0 None
2012-09-14 Grand Challenges Canada awards projects to help children achieve full cognitive potential 0 None
2012-09-14 Insufficient evidence to support effectiveness of black cohosh for menopausal symptoms 0 None
2012-09-14 Urban air pollution exposure during pregnancy may lead to lower vitamin D levels in offspring 0 None
2012-09-14 Mo. lawmakers override veto of bill that would allow employers to refuse to cover abortion, contraceptive services 0 None
2012-09-13 Four new studies on the treatment of early breast cancer 0 None
2012-09-13 Drugs to treat anxiety, depression and insomnia may increase risk of driving accident 0 None
2012-09-13 Federal judges end challenge to Idaho's 'fetal pain' law that bans some abortion 0 None
2012-09-13 Joint E.U.-UNICEF program launched in Burkina Faso aims to improve nutrition security 0 None
2012-09-13 Endocannabinoids may contribute to pregnancy complications 0 None
2012-09-13 IPS examines controversy over WHO-approved drug to prevent hemorrhage after labor 0 None
2012-09-13 Viewpoints: Questions Obama, Romney not likely to answer in debates; Disturbing news on tests for ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-09-13 Ibuprofen or acetaminophen may increase risk of hearing loss among women 0 None
2012-09-13 Roughly two in five women in the U.S. do not use any form of birth control: Survey 1 None
2012-09-13 BRCA1/2 gene mutations lethal to human embryos 0 None
2012-09-12 Exercise and health: An interview with Professor Karim Khan 0 4.8
2012-09-12 Planned Parenthood, anti-abortion group spending, raising money in presidential race 0 None
2012-09-12 Pregnancy exposures may increase risk of breast cancer in multiple generations of offspring 0 None
2012-09-12 Health ambiguity strongly linked to depression among male stroke survivors 0 None
2012-09-12 Study evaluates distribution and severity of pain in sexual assault victims 0 None
2012-09-12 Inhaled analgesia appears to be effective in reducing pain intensity in first stage of labour 0 None
2012-09-12 Roundup: Mass. voters to consider 'right-to-die'; Texas Planned Parenthood hearing contentious; Calif. kids' palliative care 0 None
2012-09-11 New method can measure methyl mercury at unprecedentedly small concentrations 0 None
2012-09-11 Progestogens may avoid early child birth in women with prior preterm births 0 None
2012-09-11 Eaton plans to begin development of transdermal patch delivery system for Tropine 3 0 None
2012-09-11 Palatin Technologies completes bremelanotide Phase 2B trial on female sexual dysfunction 0 None
2012-09-10 New molecular pathway that leads to preeclampsia identified 0 None
2012-09-10 Women at increased risk of adverse outcomes after surgery for moyamoya disease 0 None
2012-09-10 Post-conventions, parties sharply divided on health care politics 0 None
2012-09-10 Yale researchers to investigate poorly understood nature of autism in females 2 None
2012-09-07 GlobalPost examines maternal, child health in Afghanistan 0 None
2012-09-07 Uganda launches vaccination campaign against cervical cancer 0 None
2012-09-07 Maternal posttraumatic stress, depression and anxiety common after prenatal diagnosis of CHD 0 None
2012-09-07 Study reaffirms importance and efficacy of mammography 0 None
2012-09-07 Small weight gain enough to increase a college student's systolic blood pressure 0 None
2012-09-07 Experts develop recommendations to determine why nearly two-thirds of Americans with AD are women 0 None
2012-09-06 Study sheds light on why women gain fat following menopause 0 5
2012-09-06 Democrats focus on women's health issues, abortion rights 0 None
2012-09-06 Party platforms reveal two very different visions for the nation 0 None
2012-09-06 'Obamacare' plays starring role in first night of convention (video) 0 None
2012-09-06 Kenya to investigate allegations of forced sterilizations among HIV-positive women 0 None
2012-09-06 Study reveals higher maternal death rates following abortion in Denmark 1 None
2012-09-06 Abortion rights supporters and foes pack Texas hearing on funding Planned Parenthood clinics 0 None
2012-09-06 Key facts about polycystic ovary syndrome 0 5
2012-09-06 Preeclampsia a significant risk factor for chronic hypertension and hospitalizations later in life 0 None
2012-09-06 F-18-FDG PET/CT may easily predict disease-free survival for invasive ductal breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-09-05 More women and non-smokers being diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2012-09-05 Chemotherapy increases risk for mild cognitive deficits in breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-09-05 Breastfeeding may lower risk for depression in adulthood 0 None
2012-09-05 Drugs targeting protein TGF-β may be used to treat ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-09-04 Study finds sex differences in vision between men and women 0 None
2012-09-04 Prenatal exposure to maternal cigarette smoking may promote obesity in adolescents 0 None
2012-09-03 IOMA launches new skincare mobile app for women 0 None
2012-09-03 Researchers measure highest DDT levels in breast milk from South African nursing mothers 0 None
2012-09-03 Link between sleep apnoea and overactive bladder syndrome in women 0 None
2012-09-01 Incentives can help promote drug abstinence among pregnant women with heroin or cocaine addiction 0 None
2012-09-01 Nurses, midwives can safely perform abortions, review of evidence suggests 0 None
2012-09-01 Gates blog examines proposed framework to scale up maternal, newborn health interventions 0 None
2012-09-01 Sanford Health researchers to explore origin of cervical cancer in American Indian women 0 None
2012-08-31 Romney's sister says he won't ban abortions 0 None
2012-08-31 Prenatal exposures to polyfluoroalkyl compounds may lead to obesity in babies 0 None
2012-08-31 Blog examines study looking at role of stigma in HIV PMTCT 0 None
2012-08-31 Researchers identify several genetic factors linked to C-reactive protein 0 None
2012-08-31 Blog examines 3 maternal health programs in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-31 Scientists establish genetic mouse model for primary ovarian insufficiency 0 None
2012-08-31 Study confirms link between hormone replacement therapy use and breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-31 Quest Diagnostics announces availability of TERC test for cervical cancer 0 None
2012-08-30 Poll: Abortion not decisive issue for more than half of voters 0 None
2012-08-30 UTMB to offer HPV vaccination against cervical cancer 0 None
2012-08-29 Fear of stigma prevents pregnant women from seeking prenatal care, studies show 0 None
2012-08-29 Study to investigate how breast cancer patients might benefit from exercise 1 None
2012-08-29 Society for Women's Health Research Board Chair to address NFWL in Tampa 0 None
2012-08-29 Study explains strategies that work against long-term weight loss in post-menopausal women 0 None
2012-08-29 March of Dimes emergency preparedness tips for pregnant women and new parents 0 None
2012-08-29 MAOA gene appears to make women happy 0 4
2012-08-29 One in four women experience vulvar pain at some point in their lifetime 0 None
2012-08-28 Abortion issues emerge as distraction for Republicans 0 None
2012-08-28 Study links maternal obesity to newborn death in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-28 Romney points to Mass. law to defend positions on women's health issues 0 None
2012-08-28 Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation and partners applaud Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day 0 None
2012-08-28 Views on abortion debate: Akin's defiance hurts Romney; Sen. Snowe on mending the GOP's image 0 None
2012-08-28 Study explains how breast milk fosters colonies of microbiotic flora in a newborn's intestinal tract 0 None
2012-08-28 Short sleep duration linked to more aggressive breast cancers 0 None
2012-08-27 Women with severe aortic stenosis less likely to die following TAVI 0 None
2012-08-27 Study explores gender-related differences in patients hospitalized for acute heart failure 0 None
2012-08-27 Obesity at diagnosis of breast cancer associated with increased risk of recurrence 0 None
2012-08-27 Study: Lower use of drug eluting stents in women treated with PCI than men 0 None
2012-08-27 Female sex associated with increased risk of stroke for AF patients aged ≥75 years 0 None
2012-08-27 Obama, Romney exchange barbs on Medicare, abortion 0 None
2012-08-27 Despite controversy, WHO not likely to change its stance on misoprostol use 0 None
2012-08-26 Fertile women with obesity more likely to develop atrial fibrillation 0 None
2012-08-26 Judge questions 'ripeness' of legal challenge to health law's contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-08-24 Few state laws restricting abortion make exceptions for rape victims 1 None
2012-08-24 Herbal plant extract may help cure breast cancer 0 5
2012-08-24 Abortion issues continue to stir political pot 1 None
2012-08-24 Planned Parenthood in Texas braces for end to state funding 0 None
2012-08-24 Presidential campaigns jockey for upper hand in Medicare debate 0 None
2012-08-24 Views on Akin and abortion: Both parties energized by candidate's remarks on rape, but does it clarify abortion debate? 0 None
2012-08-24 Women with Alzheimer's show worse mental deterioration than men 0 None
2012-08-23 Women with heart attack symptoms receive lower quality of care than men 0 None
2012-08-23 A father’s stress can lead to psychiatric disorders in female offspring 0 None
2012-08-23 Antiabortion language in the GOP draft platform draws attention to Akin flap 0 None
2012-08-23 Antibiotics: do they affect contraceptives? 0 None
2012-08-23 Federal judge rules Texas can end Planned Parenthood funding before final ruling is made 0 None
2012-08-23 Nearly half of Lesotho population faces food insecurity in coming months, Prime Minister warns 0 None
2012-08-23 Menopause prevents competition between a mother and her new daughter-in-law 0 None
2012-08-23 Study provides new direction for research in bipolar disorder during pregnancy 0 5
2012-08-23 Views on Akin and women's health: 'A debate the GOP had hoped to avoid;' Views harkening back to colonial times 0 None
2012-08-22 ASPS launches campaign to educate women about available breast reconstruction options 0 None
2012-08-22 Abortion issue gets spotlight in swing states 0 None
2012-08-22 Do Akin's rape comments put GOP ticket in harm's way? 0 None
2012-08-22 HIV-related stigma keeps Kenyan pregnant women from having babies in health-care facilities 0 None
2012-08-22 Women in developing countries could play major role in sanitation crisis, study finds 0 None
2012-08-22 Study finds 'inconclusive' evidence to support use of WHO-backed drug to prevent hemorrhage during labor 0 None
2012-08-22 Research explores impact of radiotherapy in older women with low risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2012-08-21 Tips for menopause symptom relief 0 None
2012-08-21 Women in developing countries could play a major role in remedying sanitation and water crisis 1 None
2012-08-21 FSH-specific polyclonal antibody might offer more effective way to prevent osteoporosis 0 None
2012-08-21 Higher mammographic density not linked to reduced survival in breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-21 Medivir initiates MIV-711 phase Ib trial in healthy volunteers 0 None
2012-08-21 Pregnant women have higher rate of undiagnosed depression 0 None
2012-08-21 Links between disruptive life events, poverty and contraceptive use 0 None
2012-08-21 Semen protein acts on the female brain to prompt ovulation 0 5
2012-08-21 Roundup: Abortion cases against Kan. Planned Parenthood dropped; Maine Readies session on money owed hospitals; Calif. suing doc over billing practices 0 None
2012-08-20 Lack of certain gene occurs in almost 28% of breast cancers 0 5
2012-08-20 Mo. Senate candidate blasted for comments on rape 0 None
2012-08-20 Ryan's positions on women's issues becomes campaign target 0 None
2012-08-18 Vanderbilt University signs TIPQC to increase breast-feeding in hospitals and delivery centers 0 None
2012-08-18 Research on body maintenance in women's football to be presented at ASA meeting 0 None
2012-08-18 Long-term marriage appears to increase alcohol use among women 0 None
2012-08-18 Blog examines potential health implications of global child marriage act for women, girls 0 None
2012-08-18 State news: Tenn. abortion clinic closes; Tex. wrestles with funding for Women's Health Program; Mich. lawmakers pass bill to cut state share of teachers' health care 0 None
2012-08-17 Communication problems between clinicians and mothers of critically ill newborns 0 None
2012-08-17 Study examines whether eribulin offers added benefit to women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-17 Smoking during pregnancy associated with wheezing and asthma in preschool children 0 None
2012-08-16 Pregnant women who undergo chemotherapy do not appear to increase their baby’s risk of complications 0 None
2012-08-16 Obama team sees opportunity in Ryan's record on abortion 0 None
2012-08-16 Researchers discover mechanisms responsible for chemoresistance in ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-08-16 Human milk oligosaccharides may reduce risk of mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-08-16 Physical activity effective in reducing sclerostin in premenopausal women 0 None
2012-08-16 Continuous oral contraceptives provide earlier relief for women with dysmenorrhea 0 None
2012-08-16 Women with hypertension or obesity more likely to experience sleep apnoea 0 None
2012-08-16 Maternal healthcare providers in developing world must be trained to show respect, compassion 0 None
2012-08-16 Yo-yo dieting does not negatively affect metabolism or ability to lose weight long term 0 None
2012-08-16 Computer-based partner violence screening does not improve QOL in women 0 None
2012-08-15 ADHD in girls portends continuing problems, through early adulthood 0 5
2012-08-13 Health law critically important to women; Expanding Medicaid could spur state education cuts; Misuse of antipsychotics in dementia patients 0 None
2012-08-13 FDA accepts Teva's NDA for Quartette oral contraceptive 0 None
2012-08-13 UTSW reports successful delivery of quintuplets 0 None
2012-08-13 Maternal obesity and neonatal death: an interview with Dr. Jenny Cresswell 0 5
2012-08-13 Radiation therapy following lumpectomy may benefit older, early-stage breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-13 Radiation after lumpectomy helps prevent need for subsequent mastectomy in older women with early stage breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-12 Endocrine Society revises clinical practice guideline for management of thyroid dysfunction 0 None
2012-08-12 Study assesses gender differences in the efficacy of antiretroviral treatment 0 None
2012-08-12 Migraines not associated with cognitive decline 0 None
2012-08-12 Effects on white matter brain volume from long-term alcoholism are different for men and women 0 1
2012-08-10 Fat transfers may benefit patients after breast reconstructive surgery 0 None
2012-08-10 Boys are little more susceptible to both bad and good exposures 0 None
2012-08-10 In Colorado, Obama focuses on women's health issues 0 None
2012-08-10 Senegal working to improve contraceptive supply 0 None
2012-08-10 Protecting human rights of women living with HIV 0 None
2012-08-10 Anemia prevention in pregnancy: an interview with Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas, WHO 0 None
2012-08-09 Link between physical fitness and iron or vitamin status in adolescents 0 None
2012-08-09 Recurrences of ovarian cancer can be detected earlier and more accurately with PET/CT 0 None
2012-08-09 Female voters are hot commodity for presidential candidates 0 None
2012-08-09 Newborn death risk increases with maternal obesity in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-09 Private sector becoming more involved in efforts to reach global health development goals 0 None
2012-08-09 Mindfulness yoga may offer effective treatment for depressed new mothers 0 None
2012-08-09 One third of all post-partum women exhibit some symptoms of PTSD 0 None
2012-08-09 Inaugural event of National Women's Survivors Convention to be held in Nashville 0 None
2012-08-08 Presidential candidates use tough ads to court single women voters 0 None
2012-08-08 Donations for TGen ovarian cancer research will be matched up to $100,000 by philanthropists 0 None
2012-08-08 Risk of arteriovenous malformation bleeding is eight times higher during pregnancy 0 5
2012-08-08 Texas doctors oppose state plans on abortion; Gov. Perry caught between Medicaid and Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-08-08 Communal violence in India forces up to 400,000 into overcrowded camps without sufficient food, water, medicine 0 None
2012-08-07 Health worker training program in Tanzania's Kigoma Region reducing maternal mortality rate 0 5
2012-08-07 The Patient Recruiting Agency announces enrollment for research study of women with IC/BPS 0 None
2012-08-07 IPS reports on efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission at public hospital in Cameroon 0 None
2012-08-07 Clinical trial targets breast cancer cells by injecting trastuzumab directly into the spinal fluid 0 None
2012-08-07 Obesity in mothers affects growth of children 0 None
2012-08-07 Creatine may fight major depression in women 0 5
2012-08-07 Roundup: Other states watching Mass. effort to cut costs; Iowa official denies GOP lawmakers' demand on abortion 0 None
2012-08-06 Human-derived breast cancer xenografts allow revolution in individualized cancer care 0 None
2012-08-06 U.N. urges Philippines to pass reproductive health bill amid protests from Catholic Church 0 None
2012-08-06 Planned cesarean delivery for breech births associated with significantly lower neonatal mortality 0 None
2012-08-06 Blog examines impact of adolescent pregnancy in South Asia 0 None
2012-08-06 Montefiore launches first fellowship program in Women's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 0 None
2012-08-03 Risky prenatal use of steroid to prevent intersex, tomboys and lesbians 0 None
2012-08-03 Summer camp pairs 'smores and anti-abortion activism 0 None
2012-08-03 DNA inherited from mother can speed up male ageing 0 None
2012-08-03 Obama pushes record on women's issues 0 None
2012-08-03 Komen ads overstate benefits of mammograms, professors charge 0 None
2012-08-03 Giving antibiotics just before cesarean section prevents infections 0 None
2012-08-03 Birth control coverage mandate impacts doctors, women, religious groups 0 None
2012-08-03 Alcohol decreases turnover of bone in post-menopausal women 0 None
2012-08-03 Study finds evidence that smoking cessation is more difficult for women than men 0 None
2012-08-03 Clinton tours health center in Senegal's capital on first stop of 10-day Africa trip 0 None
2012-08-03 Composition of microbes in the gut changes dramatically during pregnancy 0 None
2012-08-03 Iced tea can lead to formation of kidney stones 0 None
2012-08-03 IRIN examines conditional cash transfer program aimed at improving maternal health in the Philippines 0 None
2012-08-02 Greenwich Hospital to educate women about breastfeeding during first week of August 0 None
2012-08-02 Health law's medical-loss ratio and birth control coverage requirements kick in today 0 None
2012-08-02 MDCH unveils Michigan’s Infant Mortality Reduction Plan 0 None
2012-08-02 Combination hormonal therapy improves survival in advanced breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-02 Access to quality health care, political will essential for continued progress in reducing maternal mortality 0 None
2012-08-02 Study looks at hope experience of male spouses of breast cancer patients 1 4
2012-08-02 Combination of anastrozole and fulvestrant extends survival in women with metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-02 In rare compromise, Hill leaders agree on temporary spending deal to keep government running through next March 0 None
2012-08-02 High maternal choline intake may reduce risk of hypertension and diabetes in babies 0 None
2012-08-02 Women with vulvodynia more likely to also have other chronic pain conditions 0 None
2012-08-02 Viewpoints: Romney praises Israeli health care system -- which has an individual mandate; Sebelius and Pelosi hail launch of women's preventive care provisions 0 None
2012-08-01 House to vote on D.C. abortion measure 0 None
2012-08-01 Judge allows Ariz. late-term abortion ban to take effect 0 None
2012-08-01 IPS examines efforts to reduce maternal mortality ratio in Laos 0 None
2012-08-01 Childhood obesity could be related to growing problems with infertility 0 None
2012-08-01 Scientists discover novel therapeutic target for advanced breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-01 Link between maternal metabolic or psychological stress and obesity in offspring 0 None
2012-08-01 Namibian High Court rules HIV-positive women were improperly counseled before sterilization procedures, but not based on HIV status 0 None
2012-07-31 Registration now open for MedtechVision 2012 conference 0 None
2012-07-31 Depomed submits Serada NDA with FDA for treatment of menopausal hot flashes 0 None
2012-07-31 Young women with indoor tanning habits frequently experience sunburn 0 None
2012-07-30 Positive results from Vermillion OVA500 multi-center study for ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-07-30 Advaxis reports continued positive patient survival pattern in ADXS-HPV Phase 2 cervical cancer trial 0 None
2012-07-28 Childhood physical and sexual abuse may increase risk of early or late onset menarche 0 None
2012-07-27 Families abandon women who suffered spinal injuries in Pakistan earthquake 0 None
2012-07-27 Study investigates molecular markers in drug-resistant ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-07-27 AIDS 2012 plenary speakers call for expanded efforts to provide HIV treatment, prevention to women, children 0 None
2012-07-27 Chevron announces PMTCT partnership to combat mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Africa 1 None
2012-07-26 Insomnia: an interview with Dr Darryle Schoepp 0 None
2012-07-26 Risk of endometrial cancer begins to decrease after age 30 in women 0 None
2012-07-26 Adolescent girls three times more likely to have experienced major depressive episodes 0 None
2012-07-26 Federal appeals court rules South Dakota can force doctors to warn of suicide risk before performing abortion 0 None
2012-07-26 Guided Therapeutics seeks premarket approval from FDA for LuViva Advanced Cervical Scan 0 5
2012-07-26 Recent release: HIV epidemic, family planning 'inextricably linked' 0 None
2012-07-26 Female stroke patients more affected in all quality of life domains than males 0 None
2012-07-26 Diabetic women more likely to report low overall sexual satisfaction 0 None
2012-07-26 Fever in laboring women not associated with epidural analgesia 0 None
2012-07-25 HemoGlobe device can identify women with anemia 0 None
2012-07-25 Pennsylvania Hospital to participate in Best Fed Beginnings 0 None
2012-07-25 New NIAID grant to support development of topical microbicide gel for HIV and HSV-2 infections 0 5
2012-07-25 Dapivirine Phase III trial now underway in Africa to treat HIV in women 0 None
2012-07-24 Penn expert can offer commentary on provision of human milk during World Breastfeeding Week 0 None
2012-07-24 Most Indian female sex workers do not disclose HIV serostatus to sex partners 0 None
2012-07-24 New York Times examines debate surrounding China's family planning laws 0 None
2012-07-24 Associated Press examines HIV/AIDS in Uganda, effects of PEPFAR funding 0 None
2012-07-24 Symposium to support care and management of women with HIV 0 4.5
2012-07-23 HALO, UND enter agreement to develop biomarkers for early detection of breast cancer 0 5
2012-07-23 Berg Pharma initiates BPM 31543 clinical trial for chemotherapy-induced alopecia 0 None
2012-07-23 HIV-positive women may use new methods to help reduce frequency of cervical cancer screening 0 None
2012-07-23 Researchers identify high ARV drug exposure in hair samples of HIV uninfected infants 0 None
2012-07-23 Study: HIV-infected women less likely to develop cervical cancer 0 None
2012-07-21 Anxiety in poor mothers not a psychiatric problem but a reaction to severe environmental deficits 0 5
2012-07-21 Many patients may benefit from day 5 embryo biopsy 0 None
2012-07-21 Researchers discover reason why breast cancer cells become drug resistant 0 None
2012-07-21 South Africa making progress against HIV/AIDS, but still more effort needed, health minister says 0 None
2012-07-21 U.S. government, World Bank launch initiatives to collect more, better data on women worldwide 0 None
2012-07-21 Caregivers of stroke survivors are at risk for depression and complications from chronic stress 0 None
2012-07-21 Novartis receives FDA approval for Afinitor to treat HER2-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-07-20 'Saving Lives at Birth' finalists convene at DevelopmentXChange 0 None
2012-07-20 Mother's exposure to air pollution increases risk of obesity and insulin resistance in offspring 0 None
2012-07-20 Gates Foundation blog posts reflect on London Summit on Family Planning 0 None
2012-07-20 Family planning, equality for women essential for global development, experts say 0 None
2012-07-20 States draw starker lines on abortion: Lawsuits and legislation continue across U.S. 0 None
2012-07-20 Link between objectively measured sleep and subsequent institutionalization among older women 0 None
2012-07-20 International Partnership for Microbicides CEO discusses research in GlobalPost interview 0 None
2012-07-20 Viewpoints: Researchers see potential to control HIV pandemic; The 'ceaseless attacks' on women's reproductive health 0 None
2012-07-20 Viral Genetics initiates Phase 1 trial of MDT compounds for ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-07-20 Lifescript introduces new online health center for women with fibromyalgia 0 3
2012-07-19 EMA accepts Pfizer’s bazedoxifene/conjugated estrogens MAA for review 0 None
2012-07-19 Escalating Miss. abortion fight could be blueprint for similar challenges 0 None
2012-07-19 Alcohol and marijuana use predict hookah initiation, frequency 0 None
2012-07-18 VOA examines maternal mortality in South Sudan one year after independence 0 4
2012-07-18 Normalizing weight helps girls with eating disorders improve essential fatty acid status 0 None
2012-07-18 Marijuana use prior to pregnancy can increase risk of preterm birth 1 None
2012-07-18 Toshiba's MicroPure software improves identification of microcalcifications in the breast 0 None
2012-07-18 NIH-funded Harvard study: 6 million women in America suffer from vulvodynia 0 None
2012-07-18 Heart defects at birth linked to workplace exposure to solvents 0 None
2012-07-18 Risk of birth defects linked to certain jobs dads do 0 None
2012-07-18 Lack of physical activity causes 1 in 10 deaths 0 4
2012-07-17 Commitments announced at London summit show power of family planning evidence 0 None
2012-07-17 Preventive Services Task Force makes waves 0 None
2012-07-17 American women fare worse in health coverage than those in 10 countries with universal care 0 None
2012-07-17 Gates Foundation's efforts to improve access to contraceptives will improve health, lives of women, children 0 None
2012-07-16 Seattle summit addresses global crisis of preterm birth 0 None
2012-07-16 Uninsured U.S. women more likely to struggle with medical bills and go without needed care 0 None
2012-07-14 Ariz. abortion law challenged in lawsuit; Mo. Gov. vetoes contraception bill 0 None
2012-07-14 Health risks of egg donation for young females 0 None
2012-07-14 Blog posts examine how family planning money will be spent, who will oversee program 0 None
2012-07-14 Study examines link between phthalates and diabetes in women 0 None
2012-07-13 FDA approves Watson's ANDA for Next Choice ONE DOSE emergency contraceptive 0 None
2012-07-13 International AIDS Conference must focus on combination prevention strategies to fight AIDS among women 0 None
2012-07-13 International community commits to boosting family planning services at London Summit 0 None
2012-07-13 Breast cancer patients who undergo breast conserving surgery often have a reoperation 0 None
2012-07-12 Opinion pieces, blog posts address family planning issues ahead of London summit 0 None
2012-07-12 Guardian holds roundtable discussion on key family planning issues ahead of London summit 0 None
2012-07-12 Lifestyle behaviour in adolescents may adversely affect BP and cardiovascular risk in adulthood 0 None
2012-07-12 Low-fat, high fruit and vegetable diet may help reduce menopausal symptoms 0 None
2012-07-12 Moderate alcohol intake may reduce risk of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-07-12 Gates Foundation, U.K. Government expected to announce additional funding for family planning at London summit 0 None
2012-07-12 Merck announces update on odanacatib Phase III trial for osteoporosis 0 None
2012-07-12 WHO commits to fast-track assessment of new and existing quality contraceptives 0 None
2012-07-11 Guardian columnist examines family planning in Nepal 0 None
2012-07-11 Giving up smoking associated with weight gain 0 None
2012-07-11 Anemia prevention in pregnancy works just as well with fewer iron supplements 0 None
2012-07-11 Victims of stray-bullet shootings are often children, females 0 None
2012-07-11 Family planning summit commits to trebling the number of women and girls’ lives saved by 2020 0 None
2012-07-11 'Impatient Optimists' blog posts address family planning ahead of London summit 0 None
2012-07-11 Lancet series reviewing family planning evidence published on eve of London summit 0 None
2012-07-11 President Obama signs FDA bipartisan bill 0 None
2012-07-11 Improving access to health care for minority women could reduce racial disparity in infant mortality 0 None
2012-07-11 Contraceptive use likely prevents more than 272,000 maternal deaths from childbirth each year 0 None
2012-07-10 Increasing obesity could cut some couples' fertility in half 0 None
2012-07-10 Family planning allows women to determine their future 0 None
2012-07-10 Financial Times examines integration of family planning, HIV services in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-07-10 Federal judge to decide Wednesday on Miss. abortion law that could close last clinic 0 None
2012-07-10 Sitting down for less than 3 hours a day could extend life expectancy 0 None
2012-07-10 Satisfying unmet need for contraception could reduce maternal deaths by 30% 0 None
2012-07-10 Family planning is central to global development according to new evidence in the Lancet 0 None
2012-07-10 MammaPrint more cost-effective and clinically-useful test than Oncotype DX 0 None
2012-07-10 Combination of estrogen and MPA increases synapses in the prefrontal cortex 0 None
2012-07-10 Overproduction of hepcidin appears to impair maternal-fetal iron transfer 0 None
2012-07-10 Iron supplementation decreases fatigue by almost 50% in nonanemic women 0 None
2012-07-10 Hormone therapy still an acceptable treatment for menopausal symptoms: New joint statement 0 None
2012-07-09 Sexual health of female cyclists can be affected by handlebar level 1 None
2012-07-09 Does alcohol kill brain cells? 0 3.9
2012-07-09 Family planning summit plans to ensure women’s unmet need for contraception is met by 2020 0 None
2012-07-07 Poor collaboration, lack of information major barriers to implementing family planning methods 0 None
2012-07-07 Study determines risk of young-onset breast cancer after use of ovulation-stimulating fertility drugs 0 None
2012-07-07 VOA News examines family planning efforts in Uganda 0 None
2012-07-07 Exclusion of reproductive rights from Rio+20 agreement 'backslide' on women's rights, former Ireland President Robinson says 0 None
2012-07-07 Consider rural women in family planning services 0 None
2012-07-06 NewYork-Presbyterian/WCMC first in N.Y. City to offer INTRABEAM radiotherapy 0 None
2012-07-06 Examining teenage pregnancy, maternal mortality in Africa 0 None
2012-07-06 Experts at U.K. conference discuss new approaches to maternal mortality in Africa 0 None
2012-07-06 Sports medicine education lacking in UK undergraduate medical degrees 0 None
2012-07-06 Exercise has clear benefits for physical and mental health according to current evidence 0 None
2012-07-04 Vitrolife's EmbryoGlue medium increases implantation and pregnancy rates 0 None
2012-07-04 Italy's first successful pregnancy and delivery following transplantation of ovarian tissue 0 None
2012-07-04 Mississippi's lone abortion clinic gets reprieve 0 None
2012-07-04 Blog posts address London Summit on Family Planning 0 None
2012-07-04 Expert panel discusses family planning issues in Guardian podcast 0 None
2012-07-04 New exhibit highlights global health work of Seattle-area institutions 0 None
2012-07-04 Working to increase access to reproductive health services in Ghana 0 None
2012-07-04 Indonesia must work to empower women in order to improve maternal health standards 0 None
2012-07-04 Perinatal mortality risk in IVF reduced by single embryo transfer 0 None
2012-07-04 Higher waist circumference, obesity improve health outcomes in heart failure patients 0 None
2012-07-04 Advocates leave Rio+20 'more determined than ever' to secure access to reproductive rights for all women 0 None
2012-07-04 High coffee consumption appears to reduce clinical pregnancy rate by 50% 0 None
2012-07-04 Cigarette smoke reduces production of Fallopian tube gene - BAD 0 None
2012-07-04 Annual report on MDGs shows success in some areas, but continued lack of progress in other areas, including maternal health 0 None
2012-07-04 FDA approves Lupin’s Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets 0 None
2012-07-03 PGD for breast cancer genes BRCA1/2 is now feasible 0 None
2012-07-03 Childlessness increases risk of hospitalisations for psychiatric disorders among infertile women 0 None
2012-07-03 'Saving Mothers, Giving Life' initiative aims to reduce maternal mortality 0 None
2012-07-03 GRP78 plays an important role in breast cancers that respond to anti-estrogen therapy 0 None
2012-07-03 Federal judge temporarily blocks law aimed at closing Mississippi's only abortion clinic 0 None
2012-07-03 Women with higher intake of dietary saturated fats have fewer mature oocytes available for IVF 0 None
2012-07-03 Philippines to spend nearly $12M on contraceptives to bolster family planning, reduce maternal mortality rate 0 None
2012-07-03 Bacterial vaginosis associated with increased risk of HIV transmission from women to men, study shows 0 None
2012-07-03 Study demonstrates effectiveness of combination therapy for breast cancer cells in vitro 0 None
2012-07-03 Heart attacks that occur in late pregnancy cause more damage 0 None
2012-07-02 Working to reduce adolescent pregnancy in Zimbabwe 0 None
2012-07-02 Number of babies born due to assisted reproduction technologies reaches 5 million 0 None
2012-07-02 Clinical results for Teva's biologic oncology candidates presented at MASCC/ISOO 2012 0 None
2012-06-30 Melinda Gates discusses access to contraceptives on 'The Colbert Report' 0 None
2012-06-30 Stress during pregnancy increases children's risk for abnormal health conditions at birth 0 None
2012-06-30 Shorter regimen of radiotherapy safe for noninvasive breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-06-30 Flexible wearable antenna system for breast tumor detection 0 None
2012-06-30 Women in rural Bangladesh prefer traditional cookstoves despite significant health risks 0 None
2012-06-29 Mothers, children in northern Mali most affected by food insecurity due to conflict, drought 0 None
2012-06-29 Health worker training programs working to improve women's health in Afghanistan 0 None
2012-06-29 ACR updates 39 appropriateness criteria topics and adds five new criteria 0 None
2012-06-29 Frontline health workers key to providing family planning services in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-29 Ovarian grafts can produce hormones for more than 7 years 0 None
2012-06-29 Massive study outlines success for assisted reproductive technology 0 None
2012-06-29 Roundup: Sole abortion clinic in Miss. sues over new law, Kansas awards Medicaid managed care contracts 0 None
2012-06-28 LUHS among select group of hospitals nationwide to improve breastfeeding rates 0 None
2012-06-28 Fetal growth in pregnancy may be affected by standing for long periods 0 None
2012-06-28 Despite new constitution, much work remains to bring reproductive health care to all Kenyans 0 None
2012-06-28 Can London summit broaden discussion of family planning to include needs of young women? 0 None
2012-06-28 Pregnancy complications are leading killer of teenage girls worldwide, Save the Children report says 0 None
2012-06-28 Study examines maternal mortality after the death of a child 0 None
2012-06-28 Menopausal women may experience fewer hot flashes following physical activity 0 None
2012-06-28 Up to 1 out of every 5 pregnant and new mothers will experience PPD and anxiety 0 None
2012-06-28 Covidien introduces campaign to help educate women about risk of VTE during pregnancy 0 None
2012-06-27 Decline in preventive mammography rates after USPSTF recommendation 0 None
2012-06-27 Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island to participate in Best Fed Beginnings 0 None
2012-06-27 Child obesity could be cut by healthy eating advice for new mums 0 None
2012-06-27 OOM women in mid-pregnancy have reduced levels of EDCs than general population 0 None
2012-06-27 Cardiovascular disease risk greater with Atkins-style diets 0 None
2012-06-27 Women with PCOS and sleep apnea more likely to develop prediabetes 0 None
2012-06-27 Prenatal exposure to BPA appears to program uterine estrogen responsiveness in adulthood 0 None
2012-06-27 Vitamin D and calcium supplements could increase risk of kidney stones 0 3
2012-06-27 Link between bacterial vaginosis and female-to-male HIV transmission risk 0 None
2012-06-27 Maternal factors associated with fetal growth restriction 0 None
2012-06-26 Stillbirth rates higher among least well off in England 0 None
2012-06-26 Tiniest and heaviest fetuses at increased risk of being stillborn 0 None
2012-06-26 Event highlights impact of AIDS on women worldwide 0 None
2012-06-26 GlobalPost examines women's health in Myanmar amid country's recent political reform 0 4
2012-06-26 Vitamin D therapy may improve symptoms of depression in women 0 5
2012-06-26 Increase in number of women with access to modern contraception has stalled, report says 0 None
2012-06-26 International observers hopeful about Malawian President Banda's agenda for maternal health 0 None
2012-06-26 U.S. Secretary of State Clinton defends women's reproductive rights at conclusion of Rio+20 conference 0 None
2012-06-26 Older women with low levels of Vitamin D gain more weight 0 None
2012-06-26 Beauty N Black Wellness Tour to improve health of African American families 0 None
2012-06-26 PeriGen’s patient safety campaign raises awareness about shoulder dystocia 1 None
2012-06-25 Family planning summit should address range of influences on maternal health 0 None
2012-06-25 Common experience of menopausal symptoms not associated with heart disease risk 0 None
2012-06-25 Suicide leading cause of death among young people in India 0 None
2012-06-25 BV treatment: full enrolment for phase 2 and first phase 3 trial 0 None
2012-06-25 Physical activity linked with reduced risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-25 Even moderate thyroid dysfunction during early pregnancy increases risk of serious complications 0 None
2012-06-23 GlobalPost blog series examines PMTCT program in South Africa 0 None
2012-06-23 LUHS to renovate Postpartum Unit this summer 0 None
2012-06-23 No definitive link between hormonal contraceptives and increased risk of HIV infection among women, CDC says 0 None
2012-06-23 ULH hopes to help women at risk of PPD through new policy 0 None
2012-06-23 Women discuss intersection of sustainability, environment and empowerment, reproductive health at Rio+20 side event 0 None
2012-06-23 FDA advisory panel issues positive opinion for Dune's MarginProbe System 0 3
2012-06-22 Novel small-molecule-inhibiting drug stops spread of breast cancer cells 0 None
2012-06-22 Global initiative to improve quality of midwifery care 0 None
2012-06-22 London family planning summit 'must be about enabling women to choose' 0 None
2012-06-22 Protein in blood can predict improper growth of fetus 2 None
2012-06-22 Mid-urethral sling may reduce risk of urinary incontinence after surgery 0 None
2012-06-22 Moderate alcohol intake during pregnancy does not influence child's development and intelligence 0 None
2012-06-22 Contingency management programs an effective way to reduce smoking in pregnant women 0 None
2012-06-21 Midurethral slings can prevent pre-operative urinary incontinence in women with vaginal prolapse 0 None
2012-06-21 Birth control mandate remains divisive health coverage issue 0 None
2012-06-21 Healthy timing, spacing of pregnancy essential in family planning 0 None
2012-06-21 African-Americans and males lose significant weight after gastric bypass surgery 0 None
2012-06-21 Saving Mothers, Giving Life initiative aims to reduce maternal mortality 0 None
2012-06-21 VOA News examines South African policy promoting exclusive breastfeeding for mothers with HIV 0 None
2012-06-21 Guardian publishes 'shortlists' of International Development Journalism competition entries 0 None
2012-06-21 Guardian's 'Development Talk Point' series asks readers to weigh in on family planning, development 0 None
2012-06-21 Age no barrier to disordered eating 0 None
2012-06-21 Celebrating the true birthday of PEPFAR 0 1
2012-06-21 Researchers discover distinct differences in how muscle affects two layers of bone in men, women 0 None
2012-06-21 Family planning summit offers opportunity to integrate reproductive services with HIV, other health initiatives 0 None
2012-06-21 New Lifescript Asthma Health Center for women and children 0 None
2012-06-21 New robotic device can improve detection of breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-20 Parsing the facts from Romney, Obama statements; Romney advisers meet with GOP members of Congress 0 None
2012-06-20 Blog, opinion piece, press release address health aspects of Rio+20 0 None
2012-06-20 Engaging in daily activities with children can reduce stress among single mothers 0 None
2012-06-20 Teen mothers more likely to suffer abuse and postpartum depression than older moms 0 5
2012-06-20 Survey: 1 in 5 U.S. women experience sexual assault during their lifetime 0 None
2012-06-20 Inserm researchers examine effect of night work on women’s health 0 None
2012-06-19 C-section rates in US stabilize after eight years of steady increase 0 None
2012-06-19 Midwest patient receives successful stem cell transplant to cure sickle cell disease 0 None
2012-06-18 Health Canada approves Viveve System to improve sexual function after childbirth 0 None
2012-06-18 CINJ commences enrollment in three-drug combination trial for breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-18 FDA completes review of compounded hydroxyprogesterone caproate products and APIs 0 None
2012-06-16 Promising results from single iron dose study for fatigue treatment in iron deficient women 0 None
2012-06-16 Latest allergy research presented at EAACI Congress 2012 0 None
2012-06-16 Combination of low-dose vitamin D and calcium does not reduce fracture risk in women 0 None
2012-06-16 Large-scale trial of vaginal ring that releases anti-HIV drug announced at health summit in London 0 None
2012-06-16 Less expensive ARV combination just as effective for women in developing countries as costlier ARVs, study shows 0 None
2012-06-15 The Healing Group launches Hey Mom! campaign 0 None
2012-06-15 Fewer mothers, children dying globally, but progress varies greatly among countries, report says 0 None
2012-06-15 Ugandan civil organizations ask Supreme Court to declare death during childbirth violates women's rights 0 None
2012-06-15 Mich. House approves abortion restrictions bill; AFL-CIO asks Mo. Gov. to veto abortion coverage bill 0 None
2012-06-15 LabCorp launches new age-based test protocol for cervical cancer and STD screening 0 None
2012-06-15 Adult lesbian and bisexual women more likely to report abuse, assault 0 None
2012-06-15 Folic acid taken during first month of pregnancy reduces risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-06-15 Exposure to BPA during gestation has long-lasting, trans-generational effects 0 None
2012-06-15 Breast milk protects against oral transmission of HIV 0 4.2
2012-06-15 Quest receives FDA clearance to initiate oregovomab Phase II trial in ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-06-14 Women pregnant with twins should elect to give birth at 37 weeks 0 None
2012-06-14 African-American women with low SES more likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-06-14 Hysterectomy may increase risk of cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-06-14 Cervical Cancer vaccine, increased awareness could help lower disease rate in Kenya 0 None
2012-06-14 LUHS opens new center to treat women with pelvic-floor disorders 0 None
2012-06-13 Disparities in managing depression among HIV-positive pregnant women 0 None
2012-06-13 Long-lasting weekly fertility injections work as well as daily 0 1
2012-06-13 Child Survival Call to Action event signals a 'hopeful moment' in global health 0 None
2012-06-13 African-led innovation 'imperative' to overcoming health issues on the continent 0 None
2012-06-13 Despite progress, efforts to end HIV/AIDS epidemic must be redoubled, U.N. officials say 0 None
2012-06-12 Unnecessary medical imaging can reduce risk of breast cancer in women 0 None
2012-06-12 Normal p53 gene makes breast cancer chemotherapy with doxorubicin less effective 0 None
2012-06-12 Organized rallies around U.S. decry contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-06-12 Cellular source of cervical cancer found 0 None
2012-06-12 Consequences of female genital mutilation could be reduced by reconstructive surgery 0 None
2012-06-12 IVF linked to increased relapse rate among MS patients 0 None
2012-06-12 Increased risk of brain aneurysm linked to early menopause 0 None
2012-06-12 Pharmanest commences SHACT Phase II study in women 0 None
2012-06-12 International summit to be held in London aims to provide 120M women with family planning services 0 None
2012-06-11 Menopausal women with high oestradiol levels at greater risk of strokes 0 2
2012-06-11 Distinct cancer 'signatures' may help predict response to estrogen-lowering therapy 0 None
2012-06-11 BioSante to initiate two new LibiGel Phase III efficacy trials in FSD, HSDD 0 None
2012-06-11 Zafgen announces new data from two Phase 1 studies of beloranib on obesity 0 None
2012-06-11 Study compares breast milk fatty acid composition in the U.S. and Tsimane women 0 None
2012-06-11 VHC extends Obstetrics services to Kaiser Permanente members 0 None
2012-06-10 Genentech receives FDA approval for Perjeta to treat HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-10 New synthetic vaccine effective in killing HPV-derived cancer 0 None
2012-06-08 Discovery answers why mother's immune system does not reject developing fetus as foreign tissue 0 3
2012-06-08 La. gov. signs bill increasing wait time between mandatory ultrasound, abortion 0 None
2012-06-08 Patients over 45 years with history of early menopause 50% less likely to develop severe RA 0 None
2012-06-08 Political will, health concerns, increased funding driving family planning in Africa, report says 0 None
2012-06-08 Preterm birth rates over past 20 years only dropped in 3 countries 0 None
2012-06-08 Aid agencies should support journalists to increase their ability to make a difference in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-07 Successful pregnancies common for female liver transplant recipients 0 5
2012-06-07 WHO warns of drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea 0 None
2012-06-07 Study finds some possible shortfalls in screening methods for female athlete triad 0 None
2012-06-07 U.N. Women becomes 11th member of UNAIDS partnership 0 None
2012-06-07 New data on disparities in heart health awareness among women 0 None
2012-06-06 Phase III study of AFOLIA, a biosimilar r-FSH meets its endpoint 0 4.3
2012-06-06 Agence France-Presse examines abortion debate in Morocco 0 None
2012-06-06 Study determines transgenerational effects of cannabinoid exposure in adolescent female rats 0 None
2012-06-06 Iron and micronutrient-enriched foodstuffs can fight against anaemia 0 None
2012-06-06 Abbott commences elagolix Phase 3 trial in endometriosis 0 None
2012-06-06 Brains of anxious girls work much harder than those of boys 0 None
2012-06-05 Soy protein may not enhance overall cognitive ability in women 0 None
2012-06-05 USAID Administrator Shah addresses fight against HIV in children 0 None
2012-06-05 Women more likely to develop a disability than men 0 None
2012-06-05 Preoperative breast cancer pain involves an inflammatory process 0 None
2012-06-05 Mo. Gov. faces defining choice on abortion bills; La. House approves abortion ban after 20 weeks 0 None
2012-06-05 U.S., Norway announce new private-public initiative to improve maternal health in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-05 Zimbabwe's successful PMTCT efforts serve as a 'model' for other countries in drive to eliminate pediatric AIDS 0 None
2012-06-05 Researchers uncover cellular basis for age-related breast cancer vulnerability 0 None
2012-06-05 Religious practices more successful at promoting certainty about paternity 0 None
2012-06-04 Advaxis to update preliminary data on ADXS-HPV Phase 2 trial for cervical cancer 0 None
2012-06-04 Results from Puma’s PB272 Phase I combination trial on metastatic HER-2 positive breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-04 Variation in microRNAs may explain survival differences in breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 Algal DHA supplementation benefits during pregnancy and infancy 0 4
2012-06-02 Lapatinib-pazopanib combination therapy not beneficial for patients with inflammatory breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 Researchers identify chromosomal make-up of human eggs 0 None
2012-06-02 Yawning gulf between maternal mortality policies and implementation 0 None
2012-06-02 Precision Therapeutics’ ChemoFx test feasible in cervical cancer 0 None
2012-06-01 Mothers who smoke during pregnancy increase risk of asthma in children 0 None
2012-06-01 Poll: A third of women fear efforts to control reproductive rights 0 None
2012-06-01 Moderately higher risk of stroke for women than men with irregular heart rhythm 0 None
2012-06-01 Researchers develop special brassiere for breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-05-31 Men are not better at quitting smoking than women according to new study 0 None
2012-05-31 Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday weekly theme is PMTCT 0 None
2012-05-31 Nouveau Life Pharmaceuticals launches new supplement for women with FSD 0 None
2012-05-31 Health care, women's health issues split Midwest voters ahead of elections 0 None
2012-05-31 Despite progress, more effort 'urgently' needed to prevent maternal mortality in Africa 0 None
2012-05-31 Most immigrant pregnant women in Spain suffer severe stress 0 None
2012-05-30 Longer life expectancy for women in their 70’s who exercise and eat a healthy diet 0 None
2012-05-30 Funding alone will not reduce maternal and child mortality rates 0 5
2012-05-30 Doctors may predict girls at increased risk of eating disorders based on food choices 0 None
2012-05-30 IU scientists focus on health issues and behaviors specific to bisexual men and women 0 None
2012-05-30 Studies outline dilemmas on new generic heart drugs, hormone replacement therapy 0 None
2012-05-30 Link between women's health issues and gum disease 0 None
2012-05-30 Participants of 5th International Parliamentarian Conference on Population, Development reiterate commitment to 1994 program of action 0 None
2012-05-29 Safety of breast implants 3 None
2012-05-29 Enrollment complete in Advaxis’ ADXS-HPV Phase 2 trial for cervical cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 Women and men not receiving effective diagnostic testing and treatments for osteoporosis 0 None
2012-05-28 Referral to telephone-based nurse consultation may improve outcomes in women with GDM 0 None
2012-05-28 X-chromosome involved in development of bowel cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 Cardinal Wuerl says bishops are united in fight with administration over contraception rule 0 None
2012-05-25 Prevalence of contraceptive use among women during first sexual encounter is 70.4% 0 None
2012-05-25 Revive rights-based focus on women's health 0 None
2012-05-25 Fever during pregnancy associated with autism or developmental delay 0 None
2012-05-25 IOF report predicts dramatic rise in osteoporosis-related fractures in Brazil 0 None
2012-05-25 Fragility fractures predicted to more than double in Latin America 0 None
2012-05-25 IUDs, implants far more effective at preventing pregnancy than the pill 0 None
2012-05-25 State lawmakers wrestle with Planned Parenthood funding, contraception coverage 0 None
2012-05-25 Cedars-Sinai receives ACGME’s first approval for obstetric anesthesiology fellowship program 0 None
2012-05-25 Ministers meet to discuss Global Plan to eliminate new HIV infections among children 0 None
2012-05-25 Oestrogen promotes presence of 'mucoid' form of P. aeruginosa in women with CF 0 None
2012-05-25 Poor cardio-pulmonary function may be strong predictor of survival in women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-24 IUDs and implants effectively reduce risk of unintended pregnancy 0 None
2012-05-24 Halo Healthcare acquires assets of NeoMatrix 0 None
2012-05-24 Congressional appropriations decisions will affect women's health worldwide 0 None
2012-05-24 Childhood obesity risk may be increased by caesarean section delivery 0 None
2012-05-24 Political ads stake out presidential candidates' different philosophies on role of government 0 None
2012-05-24 Ethiopian government collaborating with USAID, partners to improve access to family planning 0 None
2012-05-24 Children with obesity more likely to have idiopathic intracranial hypertension 0 None
2012-05-24 Many women not screened for gonorrhea and chlamydia infection during pregnancy 0 None
2012-05-24 Children of mothers with low vitamin D status in pregnancy more likely to have body fat 0 None
2012-05-24 U.N. SG Ban praises commission on life-saving commodities, says more effort needed to improve maternal, child mortality rates 0 None
2012-05-23 MTI develops SureTouch Wireless system for breast cancer screening 0 None
2012-05-23 Invest in proven ways to curb maternal mortality, morbidity 0 None
2012-05-23 New clinical trial to evaluate HSP90 inhibitor plus hormonal therapy for breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-23 Daily use of vitamin C by smoking pregnant woman improves pulmonary function in babies 0 None
2012-05-23 Sarcoidosis accounts for 25% of all deaths in African-American women 0 None
2012-05-23 MRI provides early indication of breast tumor's response to pre-surgical chemotherapy 0 None
2012-05-23 Women and their loved ones are affected by gout: Survey 0 None
2012-05-22 Focusing attention on population, reproductive health issues 0 None
2012-05-22 7 ways for programs combating hunger to better reach women 0 None
2012-05-22 AAPA honors Touro University founder with PA Service to the Underserved Award 0 None
2012-05-21 Deletion of 'lunatic fringe' promotes tumor formation of basal-like breast cancers 0 None
2012-05-21 Dieting in pregnancy can be beneficial and reduce complications 0 None
2012-05-19 Quest Diagnostics introduces four new tests panels for CAH 0 None
2012-05-19 LKCF, Spirit of Women’s HeartCaring to help reduce disparities in diagnosis and care 0 None
2012-05-19 Pfizer announces results from Lyrica clinical studies on fibromyalgia 1 5
2012-05-19 Prenatal Diagnosis publishes Sequenom CMM’s MaterniT21 PLUS LDT clinical study 0 None
2012-05-19 Survey: Healthcare marketers should target insured Hispanic women ages 25-35 0 None
2012-05-19 Loss of U.S. funding for UNFPA 'would be devastating' to family planning services in developing countries 1 None
2012-05-19 Pregnant women should be encouraged to minimise weight gain through diet 0 None
2012-05-18 PLoS blog responds to U.N.'s newly released maternal mortality estimates 0 None
2012-05-18 Breast cancer vaccine that elicits powerful immune response also improves recurrence rates 0 None
2012-05-18 A decision in N.Y. case on access to abortion pills could impact presidential politics 0 None
2012-05-18 Maternal deaths drop by nearly half worldwide over 20 years; Greater progress still needed, U.N. reports 0 None
2012-05-18 Conservative group makes major ad buy to charge President Obama with using the health law to raise taxes 0 None
2012-05-18 D.C. abortion bill to get hearing; Mo. considers allowing employers to opt-out of contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-05-18 Study: No racial and ethnic disparities in preoperative breast cancer imaging 0 None
2012-05-18 Researchers sequence genomes of 21 breast cancers 0 None
2012-05-18 Esperance initiates enrollment in EP-100 and paclitaxel Phase 2 combination trial for ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-05-17 Breast cancer cell surface protein blows cover of potent tumor-generating cells 0 None
2012-05-17 Nottingham researchers lead largest ever research project into genetics of pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-05-17 Apigenin effective against human breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-17 U.S. bishops make official their opposition to birth control mandate 0 None
2012-05-17 MDG Health Alliance introduced at GBCHealth Conference 0 None
2012-05-17 Treating prenatal maternal infections could improve birth outcomes, study suggests 0 None
2012-05-17 Project aims to find new diagnostic tools, drugs for triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-17 La. panel kills health exchange plan; Kansas enacts another abortion hurdle; Utah official resigns after medical records breach 0 None
2012-05-17 Reformulated anti-HIV gel may be safe for use in both vagina, rectum 0 None
2012-05-17 FDA decides to strengthen warning labels on oral contraceptive YAZ, Yasmin 0 None
2012-05-17 No significant differences in absorption between tablet and softgel capsule forms of folic acid 0 None
2012-05-17 NanoString commences second clinical study of PAM50-based breast cancer assay 0 None
2012-05-16 Linkam Scientific temperature controlled warm stages chosen for sperm motility in human fertility testing 0 5
2012-05-16 Dual prevalence of STIs/RTIs and malaria in pregnancy found among women in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-05-16 Association between gender and surgical outcomes of kidney removal not well understood 0 None
2012-05-16 CINJ prefers more personalized approach to prescribing cancer treatment 0 None
2012-05-16 Fertility for older, highly educated women has risen since the 1990s 0 None
2012-05-16 Women's rights to family planning should not be controversial 0 None
2012-05-16 Micronutrients, early food supplementation during pregnancy improve survival of newborns 0 None
2012-05-16 Death risk for marathon runners remains low during or soon after race 0 None
2012-05-16 Combination of vaccine and letrozole effectively improves survival from breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-16 VA releases task force draft plan to address women Veterans' issues 0 None
2012-05-16 Thermo Fisher signs asset purchase agreement with Nephromics for PlGF assay 0 None
2012-05-15 BI-RADS useful in predicting malignant breast lesions detected with MRI 0 None
2012-05-15 Iowa proposal to block Planned Parenthood funding dies; Ariz. Gov. signs bill allowing employers to opt out of covering contraception 0 None
2012-05-15 Women more likely to have different set of sports injuries than men 0 None
2012-05-15 CU scientist looks at reward circuits in the brain 1 5
2012-05-15 Research addresses age-old question of why women love bad boys 0 None
2012-05-14 Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for early-stage breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-14 U-Systems somo•v Automated Breast Ultrasound system granted FDA PMA approvable letter 0 None
2012-05-14 Excess weight before, during pregnancy can have long-lasting health consequences for the baby 0 None
2012-05-14 Maternal overweight can have long-lasting health consequences for children 0 None
2012-05-14 Inducing labour improves survival rates for babies 0 None
2012-05-14 Women more likely to suffer PTSD after being discharged from ICU 0 None
2012-05-11 Factors associated with successful vaginal birth after Caesarean 0 None
2012-05-11 International community should unite to ensure adequate family planning services for women in West Africa, globally 0 None
2012-05-11 Study reveals sex-specific fitness benefit of variability of MHC genes 0 None
2012-05-11 Accelerated partial breast irradiation does not compromise survival 0 None
2012-05-11 Safer indoor sex work spaces promote health and safety of street-involved women 0 None
2012-05-11 Pregnant White women more likely to smoke cigarettes 0 5
2012-05-11 Ariz., Iowa Republicans tweak abortion, contraception bills 0 None
2012-05-11 This Mother's Day, ensure babies everywhere are born free of HIV 0 None
2012-05-11 Citywide ban on public smoking can impact maternal and fetal health 0 None
2012-05-11 Female Presidents of Liberia, Malawi pledge to address gender equality, improve women's health 0 None
2012-05-11 Education the most important factor in reducing maternal deaths 0 None
2012-05-11 Maternal gluten sensitivity may increase risk of schizophrenia in children 0 None
2012-05-11 TherapeuticsMD introduces third prescription prenatal vitamin 0 None
2012-05-11 IGABT effective at controlling return and spread of cervical cancer 0 None
2012-05-10 USAID launches five-year initiative in Nigeria to strengthen HIV, TB services 0 None
2012-05-10 Hospital midwife inadvertently spreads whooping cough to up to 170 people 1 None
2012-05-10 Checking for specific genetic variants can help identify women at high risk of PND 0 None
2012-05-10 Best and worst mothers worldwide 0 None
2012-05-10 New approach to advance quality of pregnancy monitoring 0 5
2012-05-10 Caffeine consumption: How much is too much? 0 5
2012-05-10 UNAIDS launches campaign aimed at ending new HIV infections among children by 2015 0 None
2012-05-10 Study identifies five factors that promote positive body image in women 0 None
2012-05-10 Women with spine fractures can benefit from alendronate therapy 0 None
2012-05-10 KLF15 molecule inhibits action of estrogen in the endometrium 0 None
2012-05-10 BP sunscreens may increase risk of endometriosis in women 0 None
2012-05-10 Warfarin may not be as effective in elderly women with AF 0 None
2012-05-09 Truvada deemed safe & effective in HIV infection risk reduction 0 None
2012-05-09 New study to measure effectiveness of Vitamin B12 in preventing gestational diabetes 0 None
2012-05-09 Long Island women may be able to take advantage of free mammograms at MSKCC 0 None
2012-05-09 Phone credits offered to teenagers in exchange for sexual health checks 0 None
2012-05-09 Poor women and African Americans with ovarian cancer less likely to receive care 0 None
2012-05-09 Study offers new insight on known link between exposure to violence and sexual risk-taking 0 None
2012-05-09 Viewpoints: Taking aim at 'superbugs'; Friending organ donations; Ariz. and Kansas abortion efforts hurt women 0 None
2012-05-09 Study: Y and W chromosomes are very important in fertility 0 None
2012-05-09 Current anticoagulant therapy to prevent stroke might not be sufficient for older women with AF 0 None
2012-05-09 New clue to predicting pre-eclampsia, the most common and severe pregnancy-related disease 0 None
2012-05-09 Latest science reveals Australians need to swallow some grains of truth about staple foods 0 None
2012-05-09 Overweight girls with body satisfaction less likely to gain unhealthy weight 0 None
2012-05-09 Younger athletes and females take longer to recover from concussions 0 None
2012-05-09 Obese women more likely to have children with lower cognitive function 0 None
2012-05-08 Researchers find talking about ourselves triggers sensation of pleasure 2 None
2012-05-08 Rexahn submits Phase II protocol for Archexin clinical study for ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for women with DCIS 0 None
2012-05-08 Newsweek examines Melinda Gates' focus on family planning issues 0 None
2012-05-08 Ariz. governor signs bill banning public funding of Planned Parenthood; Appeals court bar Texas from cutting the group from the Women's Health Program 0 None
2012-05-08 Everett Labs announces availability of Pregnitude for women with fertility problems 0 None
2012-05-08 Cigna encourages new mothers to get screened for prenatal and postpartum depression 0 None
2012-05-07 Hologic features minimally invasive technologies at ACOG annual clinical meeting 0 None
2012-05-07 Low weight gain reported among women with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy 0 None
2012-05-07 Small, disposable vaginal speculum introduced at ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting 0 None
2012-05-07 Interdisciplinary treatment of breast cancer benefits most patients 0 None
2012-05-07 Ariz. Gov. signs law aimed at abortion providers; Court orders Texas to keep paying Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-05-05 Study identifies risk of major birth defects linked with assisted reproductive technologies 0 None
2012-05-05 American voters say U.S. support for WHO important, poll shows 0 None
2012-05-05 Study reveals steepest decline in HPV vaccine completion among girls 0 None
2012-05-05 U.N. adopts resolution on young people's sexual and reproductive rights 0 None
2012-05-05 Group says it has Kansas clinic abortion records; Iowa preps for abortion battle in budget 0 None
2012-05-05 Romney plan could hurt Mass. Medicaid; States scramble to consider place in health law 0 None
2012-05-05 UNFPA, International Confederation of Midwives recognize International Day of the Midwife 0 None
2012-05-05 Sierra Leone has made progress in improving maternal, child health care, but 'much more to do' 0 None
2012-05-05 Teva announces new data from women's health franchise 0 None
2012-05-05 Copenhagen Consensus report argues for expanding family planning programs in 'high-fertility' countries 0 None
2012-05-05 ACR names WDI as Breast Imaging Center of Excellence 0 None
2012-05-05 Research identifies molecular trigger of fibroid uterine tumors 0 None
2012-05-05 Flavan-3-ols, SoyLife can improve biomarkers of CVD risk in postmenopausal type 2 diabetic patients 0 None
2012-05-05 Center for the Promotion of Maternal Health and Infant Development opens 0 None
2012-05-04 New light on many biological differences between individual breast cancers 0 None
2012-05-04 Presence of fetal cells is a double-edged sword for women 0 None
2012-05-04 Potential breast cancer patients for new immune-targeting therapies 0 None
2012-05-04 New analysis may help identify breast cancer patients who will benefit from immune suppressant 0 None
2012-05-04 Many women diagnosed with breast cancer report no family history 0 None
2012-05-04 Positive ultrasound-guided axillary node biopsy requires dissection 0 None
2012-05-04 Jogging may add years to life: Study 0 4
2012-05-04 Generon commences F-627 Phase II trial in breast cancer 0 5
2012-05-04 UNFPA Director urges India to address family planning needs 0 None
2012-05-04 Urodynamic tests before SUI surgery may not be necessary for women 0 None
2012-05-04 Women's health, health law issues heating up campaigns 0 None
2012-05-04 Chagas disease especially harmful for expectant mothers; New, better treatments needed 0 None
2012-05-04 Study: Breast cancer in young women is enriched with aggressive basal-like tumors 0 None
2012-05-03 Increased maternal intake of choline better for the baby 0 None
2012-05-03 UCSD radiation oncologist challenges MD Anderson brachytherapy findings 0 None
2012-05-03 A test to predict breast cancer many years before the disease is diagnosed 0 None
2012-05-03 Impact of Texas family planning affiliation regulation 0 None
2012-05-03 Latest skirmish over 'war on women' touches a number of health policy concerns 0 None
2012-05-03 ADM hormone plays a significant role in tubal ectopic pregnancies 0 None
2012-05-03 Georgia bans most late-term abortions 0 None
2012-05-03 Questions raised over U.K. DfID funding and sterilization in India 0 None
2012-05-03 Federal appeals judge reverses Monday ruling, allows Texas to exclude Planned Parenthood from Women's Health Program 1 None
2012-05-03 Digital breast tomosynthesis plus 2D mammography reduce patient recall rates by 40% 0 None
2012-05-03 Women with benign breast biopsies do not need follow-up at six months 0 None
2012-05-03 Smokers with variants in specific genes at increased risk for hot flashes 0 None
2012-05-03 Bladder tests performed on women before SUI surgery may not be necessary 0 None
2012-05-03 Maternal intake of choline could reduce risk of hypertension, diabetes in children 0 None
2012-05-02 Not enough 14 year old girls are getting adequate exercise at school: Report 0 None
2012-05-02 Women who spend long hours sitting are at increased risk for diabetes 0 None
2012-05-02 Misleading information about breast brachytherapy 0 2.5
2012-05-02 Cell-based test to discover molecules for treatment of ER-positive breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-02 JLGTD to publish results from Cutaneous Lysate study on vulvodynia 0 None
2012-05-02 Topline, interim results from Celldex Phase 2b EMERGE study of CDX-011 for advanced breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-02 Inovio's SynCon vaccine for cervical dysplasias and cancers granted U.S. patent 0 None
2012-05-02 Accelerated partial breast irradiation therapy increases risk for subsequent mastectomy 0 None
2012-05-02 Eating more sweet berries can keep our brains healthier 0 None
2012-05-02 Judge halts Texas ban on Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2012-05-02 Endocrine Society and its Hormone Health Network release ‘Menopause Map’ 0 None
2012-05-02 Group intervention for postpartum depression 0 None
2012-05-02 New studies restart debate about mammography for women in their 40s 0 None
2012-05-02 CNN reports on China's 'one-child policy,' implications for women 0 None
2012-05-02 Vanity and fashion trends affect women's health 0 4.5
2012-05-02 U.S. government celebrates 'remarkable' country-level success in improving maternal health 0 None
2012-05-02 As voters weigh presidential candidates, Romney seeks support from intra-party rivals 0 None
2012-05-02 NIH study indicates safety of anti-HIV drug tenofovir during pregnancy 0 None
2012-05-02 Amadeus Consulting develops Android version of iBirth 0 None
2012-05-02 Weight loss reduces inflammation in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-05-02 Safe amount of vitamin D during pregnancy and lactation 1 None
2012-05-02 Okla. high court keeps 'personhood' amendment off Nov. ballot; Minn. Gov. vetoes abortion bill 0 None
2012-04-30 Uncomfortably high rates of maternal deaths during childbirth raise concerns: Study 0 None
2012-04-30 Caesarean delivery provides cost-effective measure to improve health in developing world, study shows 0 None
2012-04-30 BRLI completes equity investment in InCellDx 0 None
2012-04-30 Single mothers with depression more likely to add cereal to bottles 0 None
2012-04-30 ABVS improves detection of breast cancer in Asian women 0 None
2012-04-30 Pharmanest commences SHACT Phase I pharmacokinetic study 0 None
2012-04-30 Parents underestimate their daughters' reproductive concerns 0 None
2012-04-30 Study: Incidence of fetal growth restriction is lower in obese women 0 None
2012-04-30 Obama says Romney, GOP ‘out of touch' on women's health issues 0 None
2012-04-30 Maternal stress during first trimester of pregnancy puts newborns at risk for iron deficiency 0 None
2012-04-30 Girls with high body satisfaction have lower likelihood of unhealthy weight-control behaviors 0 None
2012-04-29 Berries taken at least once a week can preserve memory functions: Study 0 None
2012-04-27 Lack of awareness, cultural beliefs, transport challenges leading to high number of maternal deaths in Ethiopia, officials say 0 1
2012-04-27 Long-duration breastfeeders sacrifice considerable income 0 None
2012-04-27 California senate scales back bill to broaden abortion access 0 None
2012-04-27 Smoking during pregnancy may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-04-27 Blog posts report on International Treatment as Prevention conference in Vancouver 0 None
2012-04-27 Study investigates possible links between maternal age and autism 0 None
2012-04-27 Mammography remains beneficial for women in their 40s 0 None
2012-04-27 Healthy emmetropic women have a wider pupil diameter than men 0 None
2012-04-26 Contraceptive pill could soon be given out to 13 year olds without prescription 0 None
2012-04-26 Doctor claims to have found the elusive G spot 0 None
2012-04-26 Ariz. Senate approves bill to ban state funds for Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-04-26 IMPAKT 2012 breast cancer conference to focus on four major areas 0 None
2012-04-26 Medicaid news: Florida prepares for shift to managed care 0 None
2012-04-26 Allowing countries to use PEPFAR funding for voluntary contraception for women aligns with GHI's 'women-centered' approach 0 None
2012-04-26 Gender differences in musculoskeletal health are not solely due to hormones 0 None
2012-04-26 Flavonoid rich berries may delay memory decline in older women 0 None
2012-04-26 Daily ART safe and effective in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-04-26 Link between obesity and RA in women 0 1
2012-04-25 RANK inhibitor-chemotherapy combination may have important therapeutic effects against breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-25 Fights over abortion legislation in N.H., Wisconsin 0 None
2012-04-25 Sheffield researchers investigate ways to improve treatment for elderly patients with breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-25 S-equol effective in reducing menopausal hot flashes, muscle and joint pain among U.S. women 0 None
2012-04-25 Elusive G-spot does exist anatomically: New study 0 5
2012-04-25 Novel community-based weight loss intervention for African American breast cancer survivors 0 None
2012-04-25 Study sheds light on how stress differently affects women’s hearts 0 None
2012-04-24 Former Planned Parenthood spokesman to join HHS public affairs shop 0 None
2012-04-24 Rising food prices affecting efforts to reach MDGs for food, nutrition, World Bank/IMF report says 0 None
2012-04-24 Breast cancer survivors who redefine their goals are healthier 0 None
2012-04-24 Viewpoints: Myths about women voters; Stopping fake drugs; Medicaid innovation not easy; The war over women 0 None
2012-04-24 Women & Infants named lead center in 14-site study of cytomegalovirus 0 None
2012-04-24 Ethiopian immigrant women in Israel more likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-04-24 Strategic innovations will help prevent HIV transmission from mothers to children, high-level meeting attendees state 0 None
2012-04-24 Exercise staves off dementia in older women: Study 0 None
2012-04-24 Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery now indexed in MEDLINE 0 None
2012-04-24 Wis. Planned Parenthoods stops non-surgical abortions; Iowa could ban public funds for abortion in cases of rape, incest 0 None
2012-04-24 Study explains association between alcohol consumption and breast cancer 0 5
2012-04-23 Liver may be the key to weight regulation: Study 0 None
2012-04-23 Having a baby low on the list of priorities for most Australian women: Survey 0 None
2012-04-23 Thousands of women in UK undergo genital mutilation each year: Report 0 None
2012-04-23 Life spans of American women not increasing proportionate to that of men: Report 0 None
2012-04-23 Cosmetic contact lens on the rise among Malaysians 0 None
2012-04-23 Phytochemicals in mangos may target breast cancer cells 0 None
2012-04-23 Fun ways for women to get active with 100,000 Acts of Play Challenge 0 None
2012-04-21 Women with ACS receive inferior or less aggressive treatment compared to men 0 None
2012-04-21 Arizona OKs contraception bill, moves close to defunding Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-04-21 Chemotherapy, radiation affect cognitive function of women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-20 Researchers examine impact of user experience with topical vaginal gels against HIV 0 None
2012-04-20 First study to look at link between gender and mother's cardiac disease 0 None
2012-04-20 Access to family planning services important for adolescent women 0 None
2012-04-20 April issue of USAID's 'PRH Connect' available online 0 None
2012-04-20 Preconception care before IVF can lead to lifestyle problems and health risks 0 None
2012-04-20 Neb., Ohio and Minn. state legislatures tackle abortion, contraception restrictions 0 None
2012-04-20 French Ministry of Health releases HLY figures at EHLEIS meeting 0 None
2012-04-20 Vatican rebukes group of nuns on support for health law 0 None
2012-04-20 Study investigates why women have increased risk of home care admission 0 None
2012-04-20 Researchers identify risks in pregnancy related specifically to obesity 0 None
2012-04-20 Scientists discover new ways to help detect and treat osteoporosis 0 None
2012-04-20 Babies rarely became ill from MRSA infections: Study 0 None
2012-04-19 Breast cancer treatment and classification revolutionized in landmark study 0 None
2012-04-19 Surgeons not including radiation oncologists early enough in treatment decision-making processes 0 5
2012-04-19 Texas asks feds to fund Women's Health Program through October 0 None
2012-04-19 Study finds lack of cervical screening in non-Caucasian, young and socioeconomically deprived women 0 None
2012-04-19 Poll explores women's presidential election concerns 0 None
2012-04-19 Researchers present findings of retrospective analysis of microbicide study at international conference 0 None
2012-04-19 Global summit on international breast health to take place from Oct. 3-5 0 None
2012-04-19 BCCA, UBC scientists identify new breast cancer genes 0 None
2012-04-18 Latest fad ‘feeding tube’ diet concerns experts 0 None
2012-04-18 Study explains why women are more prone to knee injuries than men 0 None
2012-04-18 Innovative model of breast cancer rehabilitation 0 None
2012-04-18 New Malawi President Joyce Banda offers women 'hope for a better future,' but donor support necessary 0 None
2012-04-18 Failure rate of PIP silicone breast implants could be as high as 33.8% 0 None
2012-04-18 No added HIV risk with hormonal contraceptives 0 None
2012-04-18 SBRT shortens radiation treatment time for gynecologic cancers 0 None
2012-04-18 Tumor size helps predict survival in node-negative breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-18 Excessive gestational weight gain as problematic as pre-pregnancy overweight and obesity 0 None
2012-04-17 Hidden sugar in “healthy” fruit drinks often underestimated 0 None
2012-04-17 Tattoos and piercings linked to heavy drinking: Study 0 5
2012-04-17 Caring for wife with breast cancer can affect men's health 0 None
2012-04-17 Politics in play as April marks the end of the Texas Women's Health Program 0 None
2012-04-17 Medicaid news: Neb.'s prenatal care flap; Texas' 'ticking time bomb' 0 None
2012-04-17 Health news from the campaign trail 0 None
2012-04-17 First study to measure walking after surgery in gynecologic patients 0 None
2012-04-17 MD Anderson to conduct 15th annual Sprint for Life event on May 5 0 None
2012-04-17 Viewpoints: The missing debate on women; The true cost of care; Fair wages for home health aides 0 None
2012-04-17 Air pollution can contribute to obesity in children 0 None
2012-04-17 Researchers identify 56 genetic variants that influence BMD 0 None
2012-04-17 Maternal depression may affect infants’ sleep 0 None
2012-04-17 Depressed mothers more likely to wake up their infants at night 0 None
2012-04-17 High-fibre diet protects women from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-04-16 Gestational diabetes on the rise 0 None
2012-04-16 Men more likely to experience complications after brain or spinal surgery 0 5
2012-04-16 Web-based decision guide reduces uncertainty about breast cancer prevention options 0 None
2012-04-16 Tool predicts response to platinum-based chemotherapy in ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-04-16 Changes in thromboxane synthase may lead to hypertension in women with preeclampsia 0 None
2012-04-16 Grants flow from Komen to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-04-16 Obama, Romney advisers trade barbs on priorities 0 None
2012-04-16 Presidential campaign veers back to women's issues, anniversary of Mass. health law 0 None
2012-04-16 Politico Pro examines reaction to Melinda Gates's TEDxChange speech on family planning 0 None
2012-04-16 Abortion-restricting bills proceed in Ariz. and Iowa as new Miss. law targets only abortion clinic 0 None
2012-04-16 Physical activity reduces depression, enhances QOL during treatment for breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-16 Females athletes more affected by overuse injuries 0 None
2012-04-16 Study reveals genetic predictors of bone health and osteoporosis 0 None
2012-04-16 Catholic Bishops's 'religious freedom' campaign includes action against contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-04-16 Attitude may play an important role in how exercise affects menopausal women 0 None
2012-04-16 Study contains warning for obese expectant mother 0 None
2012-04-16 Lung cancer rates continue to rise among UK women 0 None
2012-04-15 Obesity surgery shows threefold rise over five years 0 None
2012-04-12 Ovarian cancer screening may not be needed on routine basis for all women says panel 0 4
2012-04-12 IPS examines how HIV/AIDS affects women in western Nepal 0 None
2012-04-12 U-Systems receives positive FDA panel review for somo•v ABUS system for breast cancer screening 0 None
2012-04-12 Planned Parenthood sues Texas after exclusion from women's health program 0 None
2012-04-12 Novian Health commences multicenter Novilase Interstitial Laser Therapy clinical trial for breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-12 USAID-supported 'MAMA' program brings health information, services to mothers through mobile phones 0 None
2012-04-12 Consumption of long-chain omega-3 PUFAs lowers risk of colorectal polyps in women 0 None
2012-04-12 Efforts to improve maternal health in Uganda moving forward 0 None
2012-04-12 Overweight moms with moderately high blood sugar raise health risk 0 None
2012-04-12 Integrated programming necessary to address root causes of poverty, poor health 0 None
2012-04-12 Study looks at how personality traits might influence what and how people remember 0 4
2012-04-12 Scientists use two different methods to visualize rare CTCs, double positive cells in mBC 0 None
2012-04-12 Access to modern contraceptives, family planning services is human right 0 None
2012-04-11 Timing pregnancy an important health concern for women 1 1
2012-04-11 Austrian scientists challenge the clinical relevance of the term “basal-like” breast cancer subtype 0 None
2012-04-11 WHO publishes 'Programmatic Update' on use of ARVs to treat pregnant women, prevent PMTCT 0 None
2012-04-11 Times of India examines how female health volunteers are improving maternal, child health in India 0 None
2012-04-11 Inexpensive female genital schistosomiasis prevention could help reduce women's risk of HIV infection 0 None
2012-04-11 Survey shows majority of Americans support women's right to access maternal, reproductive health care 0 None
2012-04-11 Pelvic floor muscle training effective for adult women with urinary incontinence 0 None
2012-04-11 New supplement outlines prospective surveillance model for breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-11 Supplement intake predicts optimal RBC folate concentration in Canadian women 0 None
2012-04-11 Bayer announces updated labels for drospirenone-containing COCs in the U.S. 0 None
2012-04-11 UCSD Moores Cancer Center expert available to discuss breast brachytherapy 0 None
2012-04-11 Women less likely to get at least 30 minutes of exercise per day 0 None
2012-04-10 Spider venom studied as treatment for breast cancer 0 4
2012-04-10 Health law key to Obama campaign's outreach to women voters 0 None
2012-04-10 New initiative focusing on GBV and HIV/AIDS will help prevent both 0 None
2012-04-10 Gates Foundation co-chair Melinda Gates delivers TEDxChange speech on access to contraceptives 0 None
2012-04-10 Viewpoints: Scarcity of dental care; Surprise budget buster awaiting states on retiree health costs 0 None
2012-04-10 FDA Advisory Panel to review somo•v Automated Breast Ultrasound System 0 None
2012-04-10 Researchers determine that bacteria are present in the bladders of healthy women 0 None
2012-04-10 Government, NGOs working to improve health services, education to prevent rising teenage pregnancy rate in Guatemala 0 None
2012-04-10 More than 60% of breast cancer survivors report post-treatment complications 0 None
2012-04-10 Mayo Clinic introduces Breast Cancer Genome Guided Therapy Study 0 None
2012-04-10 Preeclampsia Foundation to hold Promise Walks in May 0 None
2012-04-09 Australia-first meeting tackles unacceptable maternal and child health in Burma 0 None
2012-04-09 TherapeuticsMD introduces second prescription prenatal vitamin 0 None
2012-04-09 Bimodal genes can define molecular subtypes of ovarian cancer 0 5
2012-04-09 Chemotherapy based on individual genomes and genomes of tumors 0 None
2012-04-09 MD Anderson initiates Phase 1/2 entinostat-lapatinib ditosylate combination study in metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-09 First study to examine links between neurodevelopmental disorders and maternal metabolic conditions 0 None
2012-04-09 Obama, Romney camps tussling over women's vote 0 None
2012-04-07 IPS examines promotion of women's rights, health through development aid 0 None
2012-04-07 Miss. Senate passes bill that could shut state's only abortion clinic; Arizona lawmakers get knitted uteruses as protest 0 None
2012-04-06 Study finds alarming misconception about fertility among women 0 None
2012-04-06 Contraception, abortion, fetal care issues flare up in state legislatures 0 None
2012-04-06 PBS NewsHour interviews developer of 'solar suitcase' 0 None
2012-04-06 Obese men more likely to underestimate their weight than women 0 None
2012-04-06 Study reveals economics behind high U.S. teen birth rates 0 None
2012-04-06 Majority of female kidney failure patients on dialysis may experience sexual problems 0 None
2012-04-06 African American women more likely to have ER-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-06 Susan G. Komen Community Health Advisor program kicks off April 12 in Cleveland 0 None
2012-04-06 New microfluidics-based microarray can accurately detect breast cancer 0 None
2012-04-05 People consuming energy drinks while not exercising put themselves at risk 1 3
2012-04-05 Rise in PIP breast implant ruptures sparks fresh fears 0 None
2012-04-05 Breast cancer screening false positive results may need more follow up: Study 0 None
2012-04-05 Uterine cancer up by 43% in UK over last two decades 0 None
2012-04-05 Jakarta Globe examines maternal mortality in Indonesia 0 None
2012-04-05 Only few women consume aspirin to reduce risk of heart disease 0 None
2012-04-05 National program in Mauritania working to end FGM, IPS reports 0 None
2012-04-05 More must be done to increase access to family planning services for women in rural areas 0 None
2012-04-05 Study tracking progress in maternal, child health highlights inequities in intervention coverage 0 None
2012-04-05 Negative link between obesity and colon cancer screening in white women 0 None
2012-04-05 Catholic University ends birth control coverage; Texas plans grant applications to free money for Women's Health Program 0 None
2012-04-05 Soy may effectively reduce menopausal hot flashes 0 None
2012-04-05 Injectable form of progestin may increase breast cancer risk in young women 0 None
2012-04-05 New cell and animal model of IBC 0 None
2012-04-05 Sexually abused young males more likely to cause teen pregnancy 0 None
2012-04-05 Uterine cancer deaths rise 20% in the last decade 0 None
2012-04-05 Soy isoflavones more effective in alleviating hot flashes 0 None
2012-04-04 Obesity may be under diagnosed using BMI scale 0 None
2012-04-04 Ultrasound & MRI as additions to mammograms for breast cancer detection 0 None
2012-04-04 Getting pregnant while on a diet may lead to an obese baby: Study 0 None
2012-04-04 Height and ovarian cancer link and diagnosis woes 0 None
2012-04-04 Norway study raises new U.S. mammogram overdiagnosis questions 0 None
2012-04-04 IPS examines efforts to end FGM in Liberia 0 None
2012-04-04 Addition of ultrasound and MRI to annual mammography effectively detects incident breast cancers 0 None
2012-04-04 Young girls face increased risk of side effects after Gardasil vaccination 0 None
2012-04-04 Amgen, UCB commence CDP7851/AMG 785 Phase 3 trial in postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 5
2012-04-04 Cruciferous vegetable intake may boost survival of breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-04-04 Women with IBS more likely to suffer from ectopic pregnancies, miscarriages 0 None
2012-04-03 Moderate caloric intake may reduce risk of obesity in low-birth weight offspring 0 None
2012-04-03 Genetic counseling does not help parents in disclosing their breast cancer information to children 0 None
2012-04-03 Older maternal age, fertility treatments account for marked increase in twin births 0 None
2012-04-03 State capitols: Social issues a hot topic; Iowa short on time for state budget; Kansas advances drug bills 0 None
2012-04-03 Underage female drinkers at increased risk of fatal car crashes 0 None
2012-04-02 Mammograms may increase risk for ‘over-diagnosis’ of cancers: Study 0 None
2012-04-02 New diagnostic test for Trichomonas vaginalis 0 None
2012-04-02 Twins and mothers with poor nutrition more likely to develop obesity, type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-04-02 Melanoma on the rise among young adults 0 None
2012-04-01 Hormones use and breast cancer risk 0 None
2012-04-01 French researchers find alcohol’s self regard boosting properties 0 5
2012-04-01 New breast cancer gene mutation discovered 0 None
2012-03-31 U.S. suspends resumed food aid to North Korea 0 None
2012-03-31 Fujifilm introduces Aspire CRm Full Field Digital Mammography system 0 None
2012-03-31 Elective endovascular aneurysm repair benefits men more than women 0 None
2012-03-31 Modern delivery practices contribute to increase in labor duration 0 None
2012-03-31 IMS supports new guidance on glucocorticoid use 0 2
2012-03-31 IPS reports on research study examining knowledge, beliefs of cervical cancer among Argentinian women 0 None
2012-03-30 Birth weight may identify future metabolic risks in girls 0 None
2012-03-30 TRIM28 protein essential after fertilisation to preserve epigenetic marks on imprinted genes 0 None
2012-03-30 Family planning bill may get vote in Philippines congress, Bloomberg News reports 0 None
2012-03-30 Elective induction more likely to result in complicated pregnancy 0 None
2012-03-30 Split Ariz. Republicans stall birth control bill; Kansas advances 'conscience' protections 0 None
2012-03-30 Women with HIV superinfection have more potent antibody responses 0 None
2012-03-30 Research supports link between alcohol consumption and type II diabetes 0 None
2012-03-30 Radiation therapy increases complications of implant-based breast reconstruction 0 None
2012-03-30 Massively parallel sequencing quickly identifies breast cancer risk gene 0 None
2012-03-29 Sitting more than four hours a day could raise risk of dying early: Study 2 1
2012-03-29 Cancer death rates declining but obesity still needs to be tackled 0 None
2012-03-29 Recognizing the importance of working together to make an impact on global issues 0 None
2012-03-29 AP examines whether health law debate is muted if Romney is GOP nominee 0 None
2012-03-29 States offer mixed legislative bag on abortion, birth control 0 None
2012-03-29 Study explores relationship between traumatic early life events and gynecological cancer 0 None
2012-03-29 DSMB recommends Bionovo to continue Menerba Phase 3 trial for hot flashes 0 None
2012-03-29 Amerigroup announces successful efforts at preventing premature births 0 None
2012-03-29 IMRT associated with reduced toxicities when compared with standard whole breast irradiation 0 None
2012-03-29 Protein's location in a cell affects impact on disease 0 None
2012-03-28 A third of UK babies born this year could live to be 100 0 None
2012-03-28 New MRI method to test effectiveness of baking soda against breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-28 Study: Some breast cancer tumours may not respond to taxane chemotherapy 0 None
2012-03-28 Olaparib improves survival rates in platinum-sensitive relapsed serous ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-03-28 Scott Brown turns to Olympia Snowe for help in appealing to women voters 0 None
2012-03-28 Placentophagia may offer benefits to human mothers 0 None
2012-03-28 ECTS, IOF publish guidance document to manage GIO 0 None
2012-03-28 Study: 20.1M individuals infected with HEV across 9 world regions 0 None
2012-03-28 Roundup: Abortion-restriction bills stopped in Ga.; Minnesota can cut health care aide pay; Guidelines for Ore. coordinated care released 0 None
2012-03-27 Diet guru Pierre Dukan to face ethical hearing 0 None
2012-03-27 Morning after pills difficult for teenagers to procure 0 None
2012-03-27 Boniva generics receive FDA approval for treatment, prevention of osteoporosis 0 None
2012-03-27 U.S. has ability to help curb effects of HIV among women at home, abroad 0 None
2012-03-27 Sientra receives FDA approval for new silicone gel-filled breast implant 0 None
2012-03-27 Promotion and education of female condom prevent HIV and save medical care costs 0 None
2012-03-27 IU biologist to genetically modify variants of chlamydia 0 None
2012-03-27 Almost half of women on parole or probation experience mental illness 0 None
2012-03-27 Simple OB/GYN screening may identify risk of heart disease among women 0 None
2012-03-26 Royal Hospital for Women launches new Mother’s Day campaign 0 None
2012-03-26 Transplanted ovaries can delay menopause and allow for a successful pregnancy 0 None
2012-03-26 Australians misinformed regarding fertility 0 None
2012-03-26 Pregnancy raises risk of heart attacks 0 3
2012-03-26 Ariosa completes clinical validation study for Harmony Prenatal Test 0 None
2012-03-26 Novel device for measuring pelvic floor muscle strength 0 None
2012-03-26 Percutaneous cryoablation freezes and destroys breast cancer tumors 1 5
2012-03-26 Breast implant materials may deter cancer cells from dwelling and thriving 0 None
2012-03-26 Women more likely to experience UI following vaginal delivery 0 None
2012-03-26 Routine counseling on fertility preservation needed for young women with cancer 0 None
2012-03-26 Testosterone receptor may be a potential target for triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-26 USS more successful in removing palpable breast tumours 0 None
2012-03-26 Komen facing fundraising challenges, resignations of executives 0 None
2012-03-26 Obese or overweight women may have increased risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2012-03-25 57% of Australians make mistakes with their medicines 0 None
2012-03-25 Dissolvable tobacco harmless finds FDA panel but promises detailed review 0 5
2012-03-25 Obesity in later life linked to decreased mental faculties 0 None
2012-03-25 Israel says no to skinny models 0 None
2012-03-23 Fatigue, unrealistic expectations of parenthood may contribute to post-adoption depression in women 0 None
2012-03-23 Testosterone may play a role in treatment of triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-23 Combination of everolimus and exemestane reduces spread of cancer in the bone 0 None
2012-03-23 Weight loss does not improve self-esteem in obese teen girls 0 None
2012-03-23 Genetic marker identifies tumors unable to repair DNA damage by platinum agents 0 None
2012-03-23 Higher risk of breast cancer recurrence in overweight, obese women 0 None
2012-03-23 Treatment with aromatase inhibitors enables some women to have lumpectomy 0 None
2012-03-23 Ultrasound-guided surgery more successful in removing breast tumours 0 None
2012-03-23 Va. voters divided over support for ultrasound law; Other related news 0 None
2012-03-23 Investigators identify proteins that may indicate fetus at risk for UTI-induced prematurity 0 1
2012-03-23 Shady Grove Fertility to conduct free donor egg patient seminar in Philadelphia 0 None
2012-03-23 Only few OB-GYNs routinely inquire about patients' sexual issues 0 None
2012-03-23 CBT, PE can ameliorate treatment-induced menopausal symptoms in breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-03-23 Women with low serum adiponectin levels more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2012-03-23 Researchers identify corin enzyme linked with pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-03-23 RT after surgery could reduce chances of local DCIS recurrence by 50% 0 None
2012-03-22 Population-based mammography programmes still save significant number of lives 0 None
2012-03-22 Prioritizing health for women, girls worldwide 0 None
2012-03-22 Opioids may influence breast cancer survival 0 None
2012-03-22 Abortion, contraception legislative battles escalate in states 0 None
2012-03-22 MRI screening could be cost effective for women with familial risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Low bone density drugs may protect women from endometrial cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Drexel experts available to comment for news stories about autism 0 None
2012-03-22 Women diagnosed with DCIS need clear communication guidelines 0 None
2012-03-22 CBSM intervention can alter tumor-promoting processes in women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-22 Large geographic variation in risk of hip fracture 0 None
2012-03-22 Advances in Neuroimmune Biology explores maternal-fetal interactions 0 None
2012-03-22 UTHealth launches CenteringPregnancy program 0 None
2012-03-21 Nurses too pushed for basic elderly care: Report finds 0 None
2012-03-21 NAFC honors VUMC nurse practitioner with Rodney Appell Continence Care Champion Award 0 None
2012-03-21 State lawmakers consider abortion, contraception legislation; Other states deal with fallout 0 None
2012-03-21 Marking the health law's second anniversary 0 None
2012-03-21 State-level resources may contribute to risk of heart disease in women 0 None
2012-03-21 Women with denser breasts may have increased risk of cancer recurrence 1 None
2012-03-21 BPA alters uterus structure leading to potentially fatal infection 0 None
2012-03-21 Factors that increase the possibility of having migraines 0 None
2012-03-21 Noven completes LDMP Phase 3 studies on menopausal VMS 0 None
2012-03-21 Viewpoints: Rep. Ryan on his budget plan; Obama's contraceptive mandate could hurt McCaskill in tight Missouri race 0 None
2012-03-21 FDA approves Watson's generic BONIVA ANDA to treat osteoporosis in women 0 None
2012-03-20 Mylan receives final FDA approval for generic Boniva ANDA 0 5
2012-03-20 EJSO publishes results from Cytori breast reconstruction cell therapy trial 0 None
2012-03-20 Study identifies risk factors for postpartum depressive symptoms 0 None
2012-03-20 Ever-evolving birth control issues affect fundraising, messaging 0 None
2012-03-20 Texas files lawsuit over federal defunding of Women's Health Program 0 None
2012-03-20 Obama administration offers proposal to fix contraceptive rule 0 None
2012-03-20 Viewpoints: The argument for the health law; No one wins contraception battle 0 None
2012-03-19 Thousands of cancer cases could be prevented by 2025 with better diet & exercise: Australian study 0 3
2012-03-19 Americans not adhering to the 7 healthy heart recommendations 0 None
2012-03-19 Low literacy equals high death risk among elderly 0 None
2012-03-19 Religiously affiliated colleges, universities avoid paying directly for birth control in rule 0 None
2012-03-19 MabCure, CUNY CAT partner to evaluate monoclonal antibodies against ovarian cancer cells 0 None
2012-03-19 Soy-based S-equol lowers HbA1c, LDL cholesterol and improves vascular stiffness 0 None
2012-03-19 Al Jazeera examines global maternal mortality 0 None
2012-03-19 Eating salmon benefits pregnant women and their babies 0 None
2012-03-19 Gender gap in medication management 0 4
2012-03-19 High job strain decreases risk of mortality in white-collar women 0 None
2012-03-19 Exercise can induce sexual pleasure, female orgasm 0 None
2012-03-19 Addition of two MRI sequences to MRPA improves detection of pulmonary embolism 0 None
2012-03-18 Komen being pressured by Catholic bishops over Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-03-18 47,000 UK women have faulty PIP breast implants 0 None
2012-03-17 Exposure to MEHP shortens reproductive life of female mice 1 None
2012-03-17 Feds begin funding cuts to Texas Women's Health Program 0 None
2012-03-17 HHS proposes options for contraception coverage rule 0 None
2012-03-17 Partnerships critical to stopping HIV/AIDS, GBV among women 0 None
2012-03-17 People of faith can work together to make water safe worldwide 0 None
2012-03-17 Indian Finance Minister's budget includes 58% increase for malnutrition programs 0 None
2012-03-17 States considering wide-ranging abortion, contraception legislation give lingering voice to issue 0 None
2012-03-17 U.S. Ambassador for Global Women's Issues speaks about GHI's support for family planning in CNN interview 0 None
2012-03-17 State roundup: Minnesota tort reform; Calif. prepares - or not - for newly insured; Reducing C-sections in Oregon 0 None
2012-03-17 HGF/C-MET signaling pathway plays a key role in gestational diabetes development 0 None
2012-03-17 Viewpoints: Health care system doesn't live up to its billing for many Americans; Romney woos seniors with 'clever Medicare gambit' 0 None
2012-03-17 Tarsa advances OSTORA NDA filing through $28M Series B financing 0 None
2012-03-16 Older women with mild retinopathy more likely to have cognitive decline and related vascular changes 0 None
2012-03-16 Guidelines for cervical cancer screening revised 0 None
2012-03-16 Wis., N.H. advance bills limiting abortion coverage, availability 0 None
2012-03-16 Food-insecure mothers more likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-03-16 Less than 2% of low-income moms meet their own goals for breastfeeding duration 1 None
2012-03-16 IPS explores challenges to providing family planning services in Cote d'Ivoire 0 None
2012-03-16 Romney's opponents attack him on Massachusetts health law and Planned Parenthood statement 0 None
2012-03-16 Public change rooms can cause body anxieties for women 0 None
2012-03-16 High rate of trauma among women with HIV plays a role in the epidemic 0 None
2012-03-16 Health Canada approves Mylan-Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets 0 None
2012-03-16 Light-to-moderate drinking may reduce risk of stroke in women 0 None
2012-03-16 Teen pregnancies increasing in Philippines because of lack of services, reproductive health information, experts say 0 1
2012-03-15 More women need regular checks for Chlamydia infection: CDC 0 None
2012-03-15 Sleep less, eat more – Recipe for weight gain 0 None
2012-03-15 New guidelines on cervical cancer screening 0 None
2012-03-15 Fertility preservation for delaying childbearing may prove too costly for society 0 5
2012-03-15 Better evidence for effectiveness of drug-based approaches for relieving labour pains 0 None
2012-03-15 Women with retinopathy more likely to have cognitive problems 0 None
2012-03-15 Qualitative interview study of infant feeding experiences: Idealism meets realism 0 None
2012-03-15 Many women experience memory problems during menopause, confirms study 0 None
2012-03-15 Polls offer snapshots of public thinking on Obama administration birth control coverage rule 0 None
2012-03-15 What's next for Texas' women's health plan, other states consider abortion and contraception legislation 0 None
2012-03-15 Study provides insight into developing new treatment strategies for triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 NCH to expand outpatient methadone education program 0 None
2012-03-15 Dietary cadmium may lead to increased risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 Ob-gyns play a major role in reducing effects of toxic chemicals on women and babies 0 None
2012-03-15 ACS, ASCCP and ASCP release new screening guidelines for cervical cancer 0 None
2012-03-15 Bayer HealthCare receives FDA approval for Natazia to treat HMB 0 None
2012-03-15 Researchers design new version of labor-tracking tool for pregnant women 0 None
2012-03-15 EffRx receives FDA approval for BINOSTO to treat osteoporosis 0 None
2012-03-14 Planned elective repeat cesarean lowers risk of serious complications 0 None
2012-03-14 Texas - Feds standoff on women's health continues 0 None
2012-03-14 Misconception that syphilis has 'disappeared' presents major impediment to preventing infant deaths 0 None
2012-03-14 Earlier start of micronutrient supplementation better for pregnant women and the unborn child 1 None
2012-03-14 Cooler hands may improve results of work out: Study 0 None
2012-03-14 FDA clears Ventana PR (1E2) image analysis algorithm and digital read applications 0 None
2012-03-13 Botox - a potential for therapy of weak bladders in women 0 None
2012-03-13 Too much red meat in diet can shorten lifespan: Study 1 None
2012-03-13 Health program cuts, cost-saving measures big issues at state capitols 0 None
2012-03-13 Feds won't renew $30 million funding for Texas' women's health program 0 None
2012-03-13 Cervical cancer incidence and mortality rates high in least affluent N.C. counties 0 None
2012-03-12 Watson commences Esmya Phase 3 trial in women with anemia linked to uterine leiomyomas 0 None
2012-03-12 State abortion bills keep coming 0 None
2012-03-12 Botulinum toxin effective in treating OAB among women 0 None
2012-03-12 Estrogen-only form of menopausal hormone therapy may protect against breast cancer 0 5
2012-03-12 ICAP releases results from HPTN 064 Women's HIV Seroincidence Study 0 None
2012-03-12 Women Democratic Senators to Boehner: 'Nix' vote on birth control coverage rule 0 None
2012-03-12 Ovarian cancer – push for greater awareness 0 None
2012-03-12 Sientra’s breast implant approved by the U.S. FDA 0 None
2012-03-12 APTA honors Women & Infants physical therapist with Elizabeth Noble Award 0 None
2012-03-12 New survey shows women trying to get pregnant worry about fertility 0 None
2012-03-12 CDC launches new campaign to combat HIV among African-American women 0 None
2012-03-11 Root cause of dental phobia 0 None
2012-03-11 Middle aged ignoring health messages on alcohol consumption 0 None
2012-03-11 Cancer rates to fall among men but slightly rise among women by 2020: Report 0 None
2012-03-11 USAID publishes special edition news report commemorating International Women's Day 0 None
2012-03-11 Virginia uproar frames abortion, contraception legislation in many states 0 None
2012-03-11 Common sexually transmitted bacterial infection more than doubles risk of HIV 0 1
2012-03-11 Women's health status linked to empowerment 0 None
2012-03-11 Sientra announces FDA approval of silicone breast implants. 0 None
2012-03-11 Texas Gov. says they'll find money for women's health program 1 None
2012-03-10 Health care politics: Contraception issues shift women to Dems, GOP contenders on Medicare's future 0 None
2012-03-10 Former British PM Gordon Brown publishes report examining child marriage, proposes 'global fund for education' 0 None
2012-03-09 World commemorates International Women's Day 0 None
2012-03-09 Women exposed to SSRIs during pregnancy are less likely to initiate breastfeeding 0 None
2012-03-09 Integration of HIV, family planning services will 'save women's lives' 0 None
2012-03-09 Challenges to achieving an AIDS-free generation 0 None
2012-03-09 Va. Gov. signs pre-abortion ultrasound bill 0 None
2012-03-09 Contraception, abortion issues crop up in state legislatures, political races 0 None
2012-03-09 Some House GOP lawmakers threatening to walk away from last year's budget pact 0 None
2012-03-09 VA honors women Veterans for courage and sacrifice 0 None
2012-03-09 Maternal obesity may contribute to cognitive impairment in extremely premature babies 0 None
2012-03-09 Enrollment complete in Palatin's bremelanotide Phase 2B trial for FSD 0 None
2012-03-09 Infection with M. genitalium may double African women's HIV risk 0 None
2012-03-08 Estrogen only HRT in some postmenopausal women could lower breast cancer risk: Study 0 None
2012-03-08 Africare hosts panel discussion on issues of health care, women and economic development 1 None
2012-03-08 Progress made in talks with North Korea regarding food aid, U.S. envoys say 0 None
2012-03-08 International Women's Day provides opportunity to renew commitment to world's girls 0 None
2012-03-08 Study highlights challenges of adherence in successful deployment of PrEP interventions 0 None
2012-03-08 Obama fields questions on Limbaugh, 'war on women' 0 None
2012-03-08 Texas plan to defund women's health program draws protest; Other abortion and contraception news 2 None
2012-03-08 Women with chronic heart failure survive longer than their male counterparts 0 None
2012-03-08 Women with breast pain do not gain benefit from imaging 0 None
2012-03-08 Women with multiple pregnancies may have reduced risk of MS 0 None
2012-03-07 World Bank should re-evaluate programs to reduce maternal mortality 0 None
2012-03-07 New clinical trial: Pycnogenol improves signs and symptoms of menopause 0 None
2012-03-07 Simple recommendations help reduce environmental exposures for women 0 None
2012-03-07 Congress must protect international family planning funding 0 None
2012-03-07 Despite controversy, report says young Catholic women support birth control use 0 None
2012-03-07 Novel set of genes linked with epithelial ovarian cancer patient survival 0 None
2012-03-07 Smoking and lung cancer notice turns fifty but 20% Britons still smoke: Report 0 None
2012-03-07 Medicaid: Maine cuts scrutinized, lawmakers ask Kansas Gov. to wait on 'ambitious' changes 0 None
2012-03-07 Parallels between federal health law and Massachusetts overhaul still a flashpoint for Romney 0 None
2012-03-07 Vitamin D deficiency may increase risk of mortality in institutionalized elderly patients 0 None
2012-03-07 Viewpoints: Contraception politics; Better food labels; Opposing stands on ultrasounds and abortion 0 None
2012-03-07 Planned Parenthood poll says Texans want group to remain in Texas women's program, Fla. anti-abortion bill stopped in Senate 0 None
2012-03-06 New imaging tool reveals subtle changes in breast tissue 0 None
2012-03-06 Study finds teenage girls sit or lie down for 19 hours a day 1 None
2012-03-06 Obama birth control rule draws calls for action in House of Representatives 0 None
2012-03-06 States cut birth control subsidies; Impact of abortion laws hard to ascertain 0 None
2012-03-06 SSRIs appear to reduce depressive symptoms, fetal head growth during pregnancy 0 None
2012-03-06 New article examines multiple opportunities provided by ACA to improve women's health 0 None
2012-03-06 Women with breast cancer can benefit from web-based programme 0 None
2012-03-06 Butler Hospital expands Outpatient Psychiatric Consultation Program 0 None
2012-03-06 Vitamin D may reduce risk of stress fracture in girls 0 None
2012-03-06 Cdk1 molecule plays an important role in mammalian egg maturation 0 None
2012-03-06 somo•v Platinum Automated Breast Ultrasound system to be showcased at NCBC conference 0 None
2012-03-05 Vitamin D in pre-teen girls protects from stress fractures and bone injuries: Study 0 None
2012-03-05 Antidepressants in pregnancy: weighing benefits and risks 0 None
2012-03-05 Gaps in knowledge about alcohol limits 0 None
2012-03-05 The Contraception Mandate is the end of individual liberty 0 5
2012-03-05 Contraceptive debate roils on in editorial pages 0 None
2012-03-05 Cell-based test to discover molecules to treat ER-positive breast cancer 0 None
2012-03-05 FDA clears UELS contactless breast cancer imaging tool 0 None
2012-03-04 Novel partnership could transform breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2012-03-04 Good sleep routine tips from people who sleep well 0 None
2012-03-03 Contraception coverage flap becoming key issue in Senate races 0 None
2012-03-03 Poll reveals public opinions on contraception coverage, Medicare plans 0 None
2012-03-03 Senate rejects Blunt amendment 0 None
2012-03-03 Sebelius hints at contraception 'accomodation' during House testimony 1 None
2012-03-03 USAID unveils new policy to promote gender equality, women's empowerment 1 None
2012-03-03 States consider their own legislation limiting contraception coverage, abortion 0 None
2012-03-03 Promising results from initial trial of new ultrasonic breast cancer screening 0 None
2012-03-03 Sachs says he is 'eager for challenge' of World Bank presidency 0 None
2012-03-03 Viewpoints: The defeated Blunt Amendment, Obama's $100B Catholic hospital risk, fixing drug shortages 0 None
2012-03-03 WHO criticized for not efficiently communicating recommendations on HIV, contraception to African women, PlusNews reports 0 None
2012-03-03 New book on women's lives in Europe 0 None
2012-03-03 Older women face increased risk of late stage breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2012-03-02 Watson introduces generic PROMETRIUM for endometrial hyperplasia 0 None
2012-03-02 Trans fats raises stroke risk in women – aspirin lowers risk 0 None
2012-03-02 Sleep improves with age dispelling age old myth 0 None
2012-03-02 Sedentary women more prone to developing type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-03-02 Birmingham hip resurfacings OK for men, but not for women 0 None
2012-03-02 Ga. House passes bill restricting abortion to limit fetal pain 0 None
2012-03-02 DXA scan should be done at shorter intervals for women at high risk for fracture 0 None
2012-03-02 March issue of WHO Bulletin available online 0 None
2012-03-02 Senate set for showdown on Obama birth control rule 0 None
2012-03-02 Global Fistula Care Map aims to connect women in need with health facilities 0 None
2012-03-02 Inexpensive test, treatment for syphilis could save nearly 1M infants annually 0 None
2012-03-02 Women need more contraception options that protect against pregnancy, HIV 0 None
2012-03-02 Serum taurine may protect against CHD in women with high cholesterol 0 5
2012-03-02 Treatment with vitamin D reduces size of uterine fibroids 0 None
2012-03-01 Positive results from AltheRx Solabegron Phase II study on overactive bladder 0 None
2012-03-01 Viewpoints: Ryan and Medicare; Va. ultrasound bill 'overreaches'?; NEJM on patient-centered care 0 None
2012-03-01 Loss of STAT1 transcription factor causes breast cancer development 0 None
2012-03-01 Romney wins Michigan, Arizona; Rivals press health policy barbs 0 None
2012-03-01 Va. lawmakers approve scaled-back abortion ultrasound bill 0 None
2012-03-01 ROSETTA Study to compare two therapies in women with overactive bladder 0 None
2012-03-01 Senate vote on contraception policy set for Thursday 0 None
2012-03-01 New system improves chances of pregnancy during IVF 0 None
2012-03-01 Aspirin may help postmenopausal women reduce risk of trans fat-related stroke 0 None
2012-03-01 Pregnant women and oral health 0 None
2012-03-01 New maternal health clinic targets women at increased risk of heart disease 0 None
2012-03-01 Majority of women reach highest-ever weight after onset of bulimia 0 None
2012-03-01 Aspirin may reduce risk of trans fat-related stroke in older women 0 None
2012-03-01 Scientists discover new way to measure success rate of IVF embryos 0 None
2012-03-01 HPV and smear tests offer more effective approach for cervical screening 0 None
2012-03-01 Group requests more research, better communication from WHO on use of hormonal contraceptives, HIV risk 0 None
2012-02-29 Bayer receives FDA approval for lower dose formulation of ANGELIQ 0 None
2012-02-29 Viewpoints: 'Romney's rebound,' Va. lawmakers' ultrasound vote, Kennedy's not sole interpreters of Senator's legacy 0 None
2012-02-29 Hawaii bags “Happiest State” award for third year in a row 0 None
2012-02-29 No link between gestational weight gain and cognitive performance of children 0 None
2012-02-29 Obama contraception rule continues to fuel arguments 0 None
2012-02-29 Women use condoms less frequently during first year of college 0 None
2012-02-29 On-site pathology evaluations cut operating time, reduce costs of breast cancer care 0 None
2012-02-29 As votes are cast in Ariz. and Mich., health law, entitlement programs part of GOP campaign talk 0 None
2012-02-29 Health indicator reports show more HIV-positive South Africans receiving care but costs increasing 0 1
2012-02-29 SWHR, NAMS encourage women to understand benefits and risks of hormone therapy 0 None
2012-02-29 U.S. funding to address basic health in Ghana 'noble' but improving access to health care still imperative 0 None
2012-02-29 Quitting hormone therapy can lead to breast tumor regression 0 None
2012-02-29 Maturitas publishes EMAS' clinical guide on SERMs against postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2012-02-29 Minn. Senate takes on anti-abortion bills; Texas to cut women's health programs; 'Personhood' initiatives advance 0 None
2012-02-28 Abortion legislation making noise at state capitols 0 None
2012-02-28 FDA panel schedules review for U-Systems' somo•v ABUS system 0 None
2012-02-28 Older women with recurrent pain more likely to develop depression, obesity 0 None
2012-02-28 Study finds subtle cognitive deficits in women treated with CMF chemotherapy 0 None
2012-02-28 Viewpoints: Santorum on repeal; Ariz. Republic endorses Romney; How Catholic church almost accepted birth control 0 None
2012-02-28 LA BioMed to honor Women & Infants physician as 'Legend' 0 None
2012-02-28 Senate slated to debate GOP plan to allow for religious 'opt out' from administration birth control rule 0 None
2012-02-27 Rare egg producing stem cells in women’s ovaries discovered 0 None
2012-02-27 Greater patient and healthcare provider dialogue needed for morning sickness 0 None
2012-02-27 FDA issues complete response letter for Watson's progesterone vaginal gel 8% NDA 0 None
2012-02-27 Ovaries of reproductive-age women possess egg precursor cells that can mature into eggs 0 None
2012-02-27 FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Ventana Ki-67 image analysis algorithm 0 None
2012-02-27 MGH scientists isolate OSCs from ovaries of reproductive age women 0 None
2012-02-27 Abortion, contraception politics still on front burner as primaries loom 0 None
2012-02-27 Ingrown toenails the most common problem that results from high heels 0 None
2012-02-26 Work stress soars with recession: Study finds 0 5
2012-02-26 Citrus fruits may keep stroke at bay for women 0 None
2012-02-26 Teens driving under influence of marijuana: Study finds 3 1
2012-02-24 Woman barred from House contraception hearing testifies at Dems' event 1 None
2012-02-24 Seven scientists aim to make strides in predicting and preventing preterm birth 0 None
2012-02-24 BistroMD, 'The Doctors' team up to help young woman look lose weight 0 None
2012-02-24 Depressive symptoms of fathers lead to mental health problems in children 0 5
2012-02-24 NSF project aims to develop online HIV prevention tools for African-American women 0 5
2012-02-24 Saving Lives at Birth partnership launches second round grants 0 None
2012-02-24 Va. lawmakers backdown from requiring invasive, pre-abortion ultrasound 0 None
2012-02-24 Health issues create political flashpoints during GOP presidential primary debate 0 None
2012-02-24 Ga. vasectomy bill goes viral 0 None
2012-02-23 Viewpoints: A missing contraception question, Obama's budget blind spot, NEJM on Medicare Advantage 0 None
2012-02-23 Migraine and depression link found for women 0 None
2012-02-23 Breast feeding information collected by WIC verified through telephonic survey 0 None
2012-02-23 Real beauty and self-esteem begins from within, not from makeup 0 3
2012-02-23 Women over 40 have better prognosis after mammography screening 0 None
2012-02-23 Micronutrients affect methylation, linked to changes in the immune system 0 None
2012-02-23 South Asia makes little progress in meeting maternal, child mortality MDGs, U.N. report says 0 None
2012-02-23 Viewpoints: Real 'doc fix,' Saint Santorum and why Supreme Court TV is 'a bad idea' 0 None
2012-02-23 Dems schedule own contraception hearing 0 None
2012-02-23 Women with migraine more likely to develop depression 0 None
2012-02-22 Silent & atypical heart attacks more dangerous & fatal in young women 0 None
2012-02-22 Bid to raise awareness of risks and symptoms of ovarian cancer: The 2012 Teal Ribbon Day 0 None
2012-02-22 Parental exposure to PFOA may increase risk of obesity in their daughters 0 None
2012-02-22 Birth control issues crop up on the campaign trail 0 None
2012-02-22 Health policies part of political buzz words in presidential, congressional races 0 None
2012-02-22 Contraception opinions: We're all Catholics now, a sex tax? And the 'safe, legal, rare' illusion 0 None
2012-02-22 OGF-OGFr axis discovery provides new insights into ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-22 Breastfeeding mother's consumption of caffeine may cause wakefulness and irritability in the baby 0 None
2012-02-21 S1 submits Lorexys IND application for HSDD and Female Sexual Dysfunction treatment 0 1
2012-02-21 Infant colic may be an early sign of migraine headache later in life 0 None
2012-02-21 Mothers who suffer migraine headaches more likely to have babies with colic 0 None
2012-02-20 Targeting patient's own dendritic cells may help restore the immune system 0 None
2012-02-20 Birmingham dermatologist first to offer anti-cellulite Cellulaze procedure 0 None
2012-02-20 PIP breast implant removal and consultation costing the NHS large sums 0 4
2012-02-20 With contraception issue, Santorum highlights conservative credentials 0 None
2012-02-18 Slow walk and poor grip may predict dementia and stroke 0 None
2012-02-18 Impact of maternal mental health and antidepressant exposure on mechanics of early language acquisition 0 None
2012-02-18 Clinton holds press conference marking International Day of Zero Tolerance to FGM 1 None
2012-02-18 Most women underestimate effect of asthma during pregnancy 0 None
2012-02-18 WHO confirms recommendations regarding HIV, female hormonal contraceptives after review of studies 0 None
2012-02-18 Catholic bishops call birth control compromise 'simply unworkable' 0 None
2012-02-18 Viewpoints: The constitution and birth control; War on Wyden 0 None
2012-02-18 MIEMSS re-designates JHH as a Level IIIC Perinatal Referral Center for Maryland 0 None
2012-02-18 Women with heart problems at higher cancer risk after Omega-3 and vitamin B supplementation 0 4
2012-02-18 Study examines mercury exposure in pregnant women 0 None
2012-02-17 Atomoxetine drug may restore memory deficits in menopausal women 0 None
2012-02-17 First Edition: February 17, 2012 0 None
2012-02-17 Canadian study quantifies effects of safe water, sanitation on health for first time 0 None
2012-02-17 Birth control rule will apply to self-insured groups, Sebelius says; Political fallout continues 0 None
2012-02-17 Viewpoints: Contraception conscience vs. political objections; Is the mandate the 'non-tax' tax? 0 None
2012-02-17 Low choline intake increases risk of liver scarring in menopausal women with NAFLD 0 5
2012-02-17 Contraception battle flares on two fronts 0 None
2012-02-17 U.N. meeting delegates urge international community to respond thoroughly, rapidly to drought-stricken Sahel 0 None
2012-02-17 Female dog owners more physically active during pregnancy 0 None
2012-02-17 STRAW+10 report provides general road map to reproductive aging 0 5
2012-02-17 Cryoablation increases survival rates in ovarian cancer patients 0 5
2012-02-16 New devices could hold key to predicting premature births 0 None
2012-02-16 Understanding the economic impact of the 'girl effect' 0 None
2012-02-16 Private U.S. investments improve maternal care capacity in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-02-16 Women with cancer have worse health behaviors after mammography 0 None
2012-02-16 Bishops plan united front campaign against contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-16 More than half of women with SLE and RA have fewer children than desired 0 None
2012-02-16 Reid will allow repeal vote on contraception mandate 0 None
2012-02-16 Small cash transfers to young women may help them avoid HIV infection, study suggests 0 None
2012-02-16 Study finds low rate of contraception among sexually active young Latinos 0 None
2012-02-16 TFF3 protein plays a more sinister role in breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-02-15 Pregnant mothers who are vitamin D deficient raise risk of language difficulties in kids: Study 0 None
2012-02-15 400 lipsticks found to contain too much lead and could be harmful 0 None
2012-02-15 Surgeons fix plumbing in the heart of newborn 5 days old 0 None
2012-02-15 Ovarian cancer subtype may be susceptible to 'anti-angiogenic' drugs 0 None
2012-02-15 Debate shifts on contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-15 Study finds BRCA1 mutations in nearly one in five TN breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-02-15 Many women 'want and need' gift of reproductive health this Valentine's Day 0 None
2012-02-15 Viewpoints: Obama's budget, birth control choices; Planning hospital readmissions to save 0 None
2012-02-15 AMCHP honors LSUHSC's professor for excellence in maternal and child health care 0 None
2012-02-15 Tetrahydrobiopterin plays a key role in arterial health of women 1 5
2012-02-15 Researchers investigate role of a MYC family gene in ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-15 mRNA sequencing reveals transcriptomic landscape of breast cancer 0 None
2012-02-15 Breast augmentations most common form of plastic surgery nationwide 0 None
2012-02-14 Diffusion-weighted MRI may effectively indicate response to ovarian cancer treatment 0 None
2012-02-14 Mich. Attorney General to sue administration on birth control rule 0 None
2012-02-14 Examining Romney's 'shift' on birth control mandate, other campaign news 0 None
2012-02-14 The U.S. debates the contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-14 Air pollution may accelerate cognitive decline in older women 0 None
2012-02-14 Despite contraception compromise, Catholic bishops, Congressional Republicans vow to continue fight 0 None
2012-02-14 Two novel devices can predict women at risk of premature birth 0 None
2012-02-13 Transgender man falls pregnant and becomes a natural mother 2 2
2012-02-13 Chemotherapy during pregnancy for cancer does not necessarily harm the baby: Study 0 4
2012-02-13 Cannabis and automobile accidents: Analysis finds link 0 None
2012-02-13 High calories associated with memory loss in elderly: Study 2 None
2012-02-13 Intervention programs can help teen girls achieve long-term success in managing weight 0 None
2012-02-13 Progesterone vaginal gel 8% NDA transferred to Watson 0 None
2012-02-13 Some Senate Democrats split from White House on contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-13 Elevated levels of cell-free fetal DNA early in pregnancy do not predict preeclampsia 0 None
2012-02-13 Birth control mandate is a rallying cry in presidential campaigns 0 None
2012-02-13 Study demonstrates dynamic genetic changes in ovarian cancers between diagnosis and recurrence 0 None
2012-02-13 First Edition: February 13, 2012 0 None
2012-02-13 Risk of obstetric intervention lower for women who intended home births 0 None
2012-02-13 'The Elders' promote 'Girls Not Brides' initiative in India 0 None
2012-02-13 Bishops, GOP candidates push back against Obama's contraception compromise 0 None
2012-02-13 No link between weight gain and risk of repeat preterm birth 0 None
2012-02-13 Lew defends adminstration on contraception, McConnell calls for president to 'back down' 0 None
2012-02-13 Preterm birth interventions should be tailored for underlying risk factors and pathways 0 None
2012-02-13 Recognizing Global Fund's integration of reproductive health into focus on AIDS, TB, malaria 0 None
2012-02-13 Obama administration signals contraception compromise 0 None
2012-02-13 Study looks at link between delivery time and outcomes for infants with birth defects 0 None
2012-02-13 Cesarean delivery may increase risk of breathing problems in preterm babies 0 None
2012-02-13 RBC transfusion improves physical fatigue in postpartum anemic women 0 1.5
2012-02-13 State legislatures face tough decisions on long-term care, abortion rules, pain prescriptions, coordinated care 0 None
2012-02-13 Obama readies compromise on birth control mandate 0 None
2012-02-13 Length of residence in the U.S. increases risk of PTB among Hispanic women 0 None
2012-02-13 Watson seeks FDA approval to market generic Beyaz 0 None
2012-02-13 Viewpoints: Contraception as Obama's 'gospel'; The right balance? Freedom at risk?; Examining Medicaid mandate 0 None
2012-02-12 Examining Komen's history with Planned Parenthood; Rep. Blackburn wants expanded Planned Parenthood investigation 0 None
2012-02-12 Preterm C-section could raise risk of breathing difficulties: Study 0 None
2012-02-10 Group seeks to reopen case over access to Plan B 0 None
2012-02-10 Congressional Republicans vow to overturn contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-10 White House scrambles for compromise on birth control rule 0 None
2012-02-10 Komen's Brinker apologizes for 'how we mishandled this situation' 0 None
2012-02-10 Viewpoints: Many weigh in on contraception controversy; NEJM on essential benefits 0 None
2012-02-10 Induction of labor does not minimize risk of respiratory problems, infection in infants 0 None
2012-02-10 Negative consequences of maternal obesity can be reversed through exercise 0 None
2012-02-10 Prescription medications may affect 17-OHPC metabolism in women 0 None
2012-02-10 Optimal timing of elective delivery is 39 weeks for women with prior cesarean 0 None
2012-02-09 Six times more teenage girls being given contraceptive implants 0 None
2012-02-09 On Santorum's big day, GOP candidates hit Romney on contraception rule 0 None
2012-02-09 Women less satisfied with pain control after TKR surgery 0 None
2012-02-09 Mozambique expected to pass bill legalizing abortion in March 0 None
2012-02-09 Obama aides seek to calm storm over contraceptive rule 0 None
2012-02-09 Women in Haiti face widespread gender-based violence, sexual exploitation 2 years after earthquake 0 None
2012-02-09 South Asian nations explore ways to strengthen collaboration at forum for health research 0 None
2012-02-09 Komen vice president resigns 0 None
2012-02-09 Viewpoints: Political furor on contraceptive policy; Confusing estimates of Medicare's costs 0 None
2012-02-09 Duration of residence in the U.S. may increase risk of preterm birth in Hispanic women 0 None
2012-02-09 Higher blood levels of lead, cadmium may delay pregnancy in couples 0 None
2012-02-08 Breast-fed children less likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-02-08 Watson settles ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN LO patent litigation with Janssen 0 None
2012-02-08 State Department, USAID blog posts support elimination of FGM/C 0 None
2012-02-08 Legal challenges likely next step as flap over birth control rule continues 0 None
2012-02-08 Exemestane has negative effect on postmenopausal women's bone health 0 None
2012-02-08 Center for LAM Research and Clinical Care at BWH to conduct phase I combination drug trial 0 None
2012-02-08 World recognizes 9th annual International Day of Zero Tolerance to FGM/C 0 None
2012-02-08 ACR, AdMeTech and ESUR to expedite development of standards for MR PI-RADS 0 None
2012-02-08 Texas begins enforcing strict abortion sonogram law 0 None
2012-02-08 Study determines prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among post menopausal women with DRF 0 None
2012-02-08 Female soccer players more likely to suffer stress fracture or ligament injury 0 None
2012-02-08 Cefpodoxime not effective in treating uncomplicated cystitis in women 0 None
2012-02-08 Increasing age associated with higher risk of death from breast cancer 0 None
2012-02-07 Link between inflammation-related genes and risk of ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-02-07 Roche’s new breast cancer drug Pertuzumab up for FDA review 0 None
2012-02-07 Vending machine to dispense “morning after pills” at college sparks debate 0 None
2012-02-07 Bread to blame for too much salt in American diet: CDC report 0 None
2012-02-07 Facebook and Twitter addiction: Study 0 1
2012-02-07 Asthmatic mothers encouraged to breastfeed without fear as it boosts baby’s lung power: Study 0 None
2012-02-07 Women with higher mammographic density more likely to develop breast cancer 0 None
2012-02-07 Study may explain why women have higher rate of ACL injuries than men 0 None
2012-02-07 Viewpoints: Religious freedom and insurance coverage for contraception 0 None
2012-02-07 Komen Foundation works to regain balance in the wake of Planned Parenthood funding flap 0 None
2012-02-07 DMPA intake may increase risk of periodontitis, gingivitis in women 0 None
2012-02-07 Researchers reveal how molecular imaging can solve breast cancer mysteries 0 None
2012-02-07 COC pill alleviates symptoms of painful menstrual periods 0 None
2012-02-06 Researchers describe genetic basis of endometriosis 0 None
2012-02-06 Tanning beds in NSW to be banned by 2014 0 None
2012-02-06 Even minimal regular alcohol could harm health say experts 0 None
2012-02-06 Diabetic mothers and risk of birth defects in baby: Study 0 None
2012-02-06 As administration explains birth control rule, GOP leaders join in criticism 0 None
2012-02-06 Komen denies cut in Planned Parenthood funding was political 0 None
2012-02-06 At local level, Komen affiliates express concern about decision 0 None
2012-02-05 Komen Foundation seeks to restore public support after ending cuts to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-02-05 University of Sydney academics praise sunbed ban 1 5
2012-02-04 Weight loss program for African-American women in a church may become more successful 0 None
2012-02-04 African scientists' search for female-controlled microbicide gel to prevent HIV continues 0 None
2012-02-04 Republican win in 2012 election could spell end of international family planning programs 0 None
2012-02-04 Susan G. Komen reverses decision on Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2012-02-04 Soy isoflavone supplements do not reduce breast cancer cell proliferation 0 None
2012-02-03 Newly divorced middle aged women more vulnerable to contract HIV and other STDs 0 None
2012-02-03 Is sugar as bad as alcohol and tobacco? 2 3
2012-02-03 Pertuzumab plus trastuzumab and docetaxel has advantages over current clinical gold-standard treatment 0 None
2012-02-03 India has worst child mortality gender differential worldwide, new U.N. data show 0 None
2012-02-03 Viewpoints: Censoring flu research; Assailing Komen's move to cut Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2012-02-03 Uproar follows Komen-Planned Parenthood rift 0 None
2012-02-03 Breastfeeding associated with improved lung function in children of asthmatic mothers 0 None
2012-02-03 Fallout continues over Obama administration birth-control coverage rule 0 None
2012-02-03 Postmenopausal women at higher risk of stroke than they think 0 None
2012-02-03 Breastfeeding may improve lung function in school age children of asthmatic mothers 0 None
2012-02-03 DNA-based prenatal blood test can also identify trisomy 13 and 18 0 None
2012-02-03 Strong link between triglyceride levels and ischemic stroke in older women 0 None
2012-02-02 Women better at parking than men – Study 0 None
2012-02-02 Heart burn drugs and hip fractures in postmenopausal women smokers: Study establishes link 0 None
2012-02-02 Pfizer recalls a million oral contraceptive pills 0 None
2012-02-02 Komen Breast Cancer Foundation cuts grants, ties to Planned Parenthood 0 None
2012-02-02 Religious protests continue in response to Obama administration birth control rule 0 None
2012-02-02 NHLBI's The Heart Truth to showcase Red Dress Collection 2012 on Feb. 8 0 None
2012-02-02 WSU research project to promote HIV testing in African-Americans 0 None
2012-02-01 AACS 2012 announces record attendance at annual scientific meeting 0 None
2012-02-01 Widely varying rates of repeat breast cancer surgery among surgeons: Study 0 None
2012-02-01 New York hospital offers at-home method for tissue expansion for breast reconstruction surgery 0 5
2012-02-01 Study reveals substantial differences in rates of follow-up surgeries after partial mastectomy 0 None
2012-02-01 Older women who become pregnant from egg donation not at greater risk than younger counterparts 0 None
2012-02-01 Fish intake can help pregnant women improve their progeny's intelligence 0 None
2012-02-01 Nearly one in four women have another surgery following partial mastectomy 0 None
2012-02-01 Valence, arousal, and sex differences play a major role in brain activity 0 None
2012-02-01 Majority of women fail to follow recommended MRI breast screening 0 None
2012-01-31 Viewpoints: ACOs might replace health insurers; Losing a job while pregnant; Barring smokers from the workplace 0 None
2012-01-31 Breast cancer survivors use at-home method to prep their breasts for reconstruction 0 None
2012-01-31 Caffeine intake may change a woman’s estrogen levels: Study 0 None
2012-01-31 Oral HPV infection more common in men than women: Study 1 None
2012-01-31 Obese docs often miss obesity in their patients: Study 0 5
2012-01-31 Dairy products help weight loss: Study 0 None
2012-01-31 Catholic bishops, colleges resisting HHS rule on contraceptive coverage 0 None
2012-01-31 Viewpoints: Contraceptive controversy; Revising mental health definitions 0 None
2012-01-31 Anti-HER2 dendritic cell vaccine shows promise against DCIS 2 1
2012-01-31 Capital Health installs GE Discovery NM 750b scanner at N.J. Hopewell medical center 0 None
2012-01-31 Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute to mark National Go Red for Women Day 0 None
2012-01-30 Too much social networking makes girls less happy: Study 0 None
2012-01-30 Fat grafting may reduce radiation-induced complications in breast implants 0 None
2012-01-30 TiBREEZE breast implants included in explantation 0 5
2012-01-30 Ban calls on business leaders to increase investment in women's education, health at WEF 0 None
2012-01-30 Susan Mallery finds breakthrough treatment for oral cancer 0 None
2012-01-29 PIP breast implant mastermind arrested 0 None
2012-01-27 Study explores links between antiretroviral prophylaxis, cleft lip and palate 0 None
2012-01-27 Caffeine intake among women of child-bearing age influences estrogen levels 0 None
2012-01-27 Diabetes may cause women to experience hearing loss as they age 0 None
2012-01-27 ILCA, IBLCE recognizes Cincinnati Children's for excellence in lactation care 0 None
2012-01-27 Gates urges governments, wealthy donors not to cut aid to poor countries; Annual letter sets foundation's priorities 0 None
2012-01-26 Olive and sunflower oil fried food not bad for heart: Study 0 1
2012-01-25 Ovarian cancer patients with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations more likely to survive 0 None
2012-01-25 PMI-supported study aims to measure malaria among pregnant women in Rwanda 0 None
2012-01-25 Comprehensive policy package based on research needed to stem abortion figures 0 None
2012-01-25 U.S. military provides medical care, education services to women, children in Tanzania 0 None
2012-01-25 Low doses of DHEA may help relieve menopausal symptoms in women 0 None
2012-01-24 Novel detection of ovarian cancer in early stages 0 None
2012-01-24 Women feel pain more than men: Study 0 None
2012-01-24 Younger breast cancer survivors face more serious mental issues 0 None
2012-01-24 Roe V. Wade Anniversary casts spotlight on policy battle over abortion 0 None
2012-01-24 EMR data mining reveals that women report more-intense pain than men 0 None
2012-01-24 Virtual network of experts to work together to prevent preterm birth 0 None
2012-01-24 AHA urges Americans to wear red to raise awareness about women and heart health 0 None
2012-01-24 Viewpoints: Opposing views of HHS' contraception rule; Health care costs and the liberal agenda 0 None
2012-01-24 Researchers uncover 13 novel genetic loci linked with onset of menopause 0 None
2012-01-24 Pets help women manage HIV/AIDS: Study 0 None
2012-01-23 Guided Therapeutics seeks CE Mark approval for LuViva Advanced Cervical Scan 0 None
2012-01-23 Researchers discover 13 new regions of genome associated with timing of menopause 0 None
2012-01-23 Birth control pill coverage for church-affiliated institutions sparks outrage 0 None
2012-01-22 Genes may predict maintenance of intelligence over lifetime: Study 0 None
2012-01-22 Sex declared safe for heart patients 0 None
2012-01-22 Number of unsafe abortions soars worldwide: Report 0 None
2012-01-21 Younger women with breast cancer experience a decrease in health-related QOL 0 None
2012-01-21 UHCMC now offers HITEC for women with gynecologic cancers 0 5
2012-01-21 Texas abortion issue back in court today 0 None
2012-01-20 Red wine could play a role in lowering risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-01-20 Study finds global abortion rate 'virtually unchanged' from 2003 to 2008 0 None
2012-01-20 Study finds older women can wait up to 15 years to repeat bone scans 0 None
2012-01-20 Regular exercise can decrease anxiety symptoms in patients with GAD 0 None
2012-01-20 Decisive role of grandmothers on maternal and infant nutrition, health 0 None
2012-01-19 Harare maternity clinics reportedly conducting compulsory HIV/AIDS tests on pregnant women 0 None
2012-01-19 C-sections on the rise and most mothers not well informed: Queensland study 0 None
2012-01-19 Oral contraceptive pills help relieve period pain: Study 0 None
2012-01-19 Testing for osteoporosis – how often? 0 None
2012-01-19 Women aged 67 years with normal bone mineral density may not need screening again for 15 years 0 None
2012-01-19 Aspirin may benefit HIV-infected women at risk of cervical cancer 0 None
2012-01-19 Questions raised over accuracy of Afghanistan mortality survey data 0 None
2012-01-19 Experts debate pros, cons of Sierra Leone's ban on traditional birth attendants 0 None
2012-01-19 Study outlines how QI initiatives can increase overall survival rates for mothers, children 0 None
2012-01-19 Estimating number of births without skilled birth attendants in South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-01-19 LabCorp announces nationwide availability of Risk of Ovarian Malignancy Algorithm 0 None
2012-01-19 Link between prenatal exposure to armed conflict and birth weight 0 None
2012-01-18 Watson introduces new oral contraceptive, Vestura 0 3.7
2012-01-18 State roundup: Single-payer plans in Calif., Vt.; Calif. may regain state prison health care control; Abortion issues in Texas, Minn. 0 None
2012-01-18 HRT and breast cancer – the link questioned as study flaws are reported 0 1
2012-01-18 Increasing health problems from caffeinated energy drinks 0 3
2012-01-18 Obesity in the U.S. stabilize: Report 0 None
2012-01-18 Chan faces financing challenges in second term as WHO director-general 0 None
2012-01-18 Gates, Kristof answer questions about Bangladesh, public health in final installment of blog series 0 None
2012-01-18 Obstetrics & Gynecology now available in new iPad app 0 None
2012-01-18 Timing of alcohol consumption during pregnancy linked with FAS characteristics 0 None
2012-01-17 Chronology of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome revealed 0 5
2012-01-17 More people suffering serious injury or death while wearing headphones 0 None
2012-01-17 Canada should prohibit disclosure of fetal sex until 30 weeks of pregnancy 0 None
2012-01-17 Study examines quantity, frequency and timing of alcohol consumption during pregnancy 0 None
2012-01-16 Links between deodorants and breast cancer refuted but more information needed: Study 0 None
2012-01-15 Memory boosters for seniors – vitamin B12 and folic acid: Study 0 5
2012-01-15 Heavy drinking may reinforce itself by stimulating endorphin release: Study 0 4
2012-01-15 Implanting more embryos for IVF may do more harm than good: Study 0 None
2012-01-15 Annual stress survey reveals 1 in 5 Americans under pressure 0 4
2012-01-13 Women's health, rights especially vulnerable during an election year 0 None
2012-01-13 BU, SUNY Upstate develop educational program on heart attack for women 0 None
2012-01-13 Smoking during pregnancy does not cause ASD in children 0 None
2012-01-13 GC-Rise presents at J.P. Morgan's 30th annual Healthcare Conference 0 None
2012-01-13 Clinical trial to compare Aria's prenatal test and standard first-trimester screening for T21 0 None
2012-01-12 Health Secretary stands firm on the issue of removal of faulty breast implants 0 None
2012-01-12 Eating out without gaining too much weight 0 None
2012-01-12 Reaching WHO PMTCT goal in Zimbabwe 0 None
2012-01-12 Appeals court rules Texas can enforce abortion law while case is pending 0 None
2012-01-12 Investing in Frontline Health Workers effective in saving lives of mothers, children 0 None
2012-01-12 The Nation examines whether Nigeria will be able to attain MDGs related to maternal, infant mortality 0 None
2012-01-11 DNA may be used to predict lifespan: Study 0 5
2012-01-11 Breast fed babies versus formula fed babies: Who is crankier? 0 4.5
2012-01-11 1 in 6 U.S. adults binge drinks: CDC report 0 None
2012-01-11 Occasional marijuana use does not affect lung function: Study 0 None
2012-01-11 Study reveals need for improvements in decision-making process for breast cancer surgery patients 0 None
2012-01-11 Experts recommend vitamin D supplementation for menopausal women 0 None
2012-01-11 Bladder cancer is one of the top 10 most common forms of cancer in the US 0 None
2012-01-11 Significant number of young women fail to recognize recent weight gain 0 None
2012-01-11 Inherited breast and ovarian cancer drug trial re-launched in tablet form 0 None
2012-01-11 Study examines impact of maternal obesity on inflammatory responses 0 None
2012-01-11 Blog posts respond to legislation enacted in Brazil requiring registration of all pregnancies 0 None
2012-01-11 Older women with significant height loss at increased risk for broken bones and death 0 None
2012-01-11 Children delivered by caesarean section at slightly elevated risk of asthma: MoBa study 1 None
2012-01-10 Questions raised over nicotine replacement therapy: Study 0 None
2012-01-10 Now cannabis mouth spray to help ‘pot’ addicts quit 0 2.7
2012-01-10 VOA News examines maternal mortality in Somalia 0 None
2012-01-10 Aria's non-invasive test more effective in detecting Trisomy 18 & 21 0 None
2012-01-10 Young female cancer survivors concerned about their future fertility 0 None
2012-01-10 Obesity linked to higher rates of prostrate cancer screening across race/ethnicity and gender 0 None
2012-01-10 TCM therapy makes fertility treatments far more effective: Study 0 None
2012-01-09 Neomatrix, UND partner to develop technology for early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2012-01-09 The sharpness of the brain dulls beyond 45: Study 0 None
2012-01-09 More on the PIP breast implant scare 0 None
2012-01-09 At least two alcohol free days per week recommended 0 None
2012-01-09 Lemon detox – the worst fad diet 0 None
2012-01-09 GOP presidential debates touch on various health care issues 0 None
2012-01-09 CINJ receives grant to support its Breast Surgery Fellowship Program 0 None
2012-01-09 First Edition: January 9, 2012 0 None
2012-01-09 Romney testy about contraception hypothetical at GOP debate 0 None
2012-01-08 Vinegar may easily detect cervical cancer 0 None
2012-01-07 Study shows high consistency of malignancy-risk gene signature on both breast cancer and NSCLC 0 5
2012-01-07 Lightlake intends to develop a treatment for premenstrual syndrome overeating 0 None
2012-01-07 Poor nutrition in the womb can increase risk of type 2 diabetes in later life 0 None
2012-01-07 Drinking red wine in moderation may reduce risk of breast cancer 0 None
2012-01-06 New imaging technology may pinpoint subtle aberrations in molecular biosignature of cancer 0 None
2012-01-06 Bringing health solutions to women, children 0 None
2012-01-06 Longer looks: The body's fight against losing weight; Rick Santorum's contraception, anti-abortion records analyzed 0 None
2012-01-06 Incidence of type 2 diabetes and hypertension increases with exposure to NOx 0 None
2012-01-06 Experts share 10 symptoms of cervical and other gynecologic cancers 0 None
2012-01-05 Twins born five years apart thanks to advanced reproductive technology 0 None
2012-01-05 FDA asks makers of vaginal mesh to respond to safety queries 0 None
2012-01-05 Cancer death rates declining - still room for improvement: Report 0 None
2012-01-05 Twin births on the rise in the U.S. 0 None
2012-01-05 2012 ‘Best Diets’ rankings 0 4
2012-01-05 Postpartum Support International unveils new Spanish language educational DVD 0 None
2012-01-05 Study on miscarriage rates following IVF treatment with frozen thawed embryos 0 None
2012-01-05 Study refutes perinatal programming theory about adipose tissue growth 0 None
2012-01-05 Vitamin D may stop conferring cardiovascular benefits: Study 0 None
2012-01-05 Daily doses of S-equol reduce hot flashes in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-01-05 Increased number of Somali women reporting being raped, sexually abused 0 None
2012-01-05 BBC examines eastern DRC's battle with malaria 0 None
2012-01-05 Ethiopia's PMTCT plan needs men to participate in order to reach goal, experts say 0 None
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