Northwestern Medicine launches new Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause
Northwestern Medicine has launched a first of its kind center dedicated to providing comprehensive care to women for two often unmet areas of women's healthcare - sexual health...
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Hormonal fertility tests 'waste of time and money'
"'Fertility MOTs' are a waste of money," reports The Daily Telegraph after researchers in the US found hormones tested in "ovarian reserve" fertility test kits bear no relation...
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VIDEO: Health screenings necessary for women after menopause
PHILADELPHIA - In this video exclusive, Gloria Richard-Davis, MD, FACOG, NCMP, professor and director of the division of reproductive endocrinology and infertility in the...
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PTSD Predictor of Midlife Sexual Dysfunction
Interpersonal violence also tied to genitourinary symptoms of menopause
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Hormone Therapy Benefits Postmenopausal Women
Menopause is one of the most significant events in a woman's life and brings in a number of physiological changes that affect the life of a woman permanently.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Helpful For Women In Menopause
Depressive symptoms improved in women experiencing insomnia, hot flashes
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Why women tend to avoid sex as they age
A new study looks into the main reasons why menopausal, perimenopausal, and postmenopausal women tend to become less sexually active as they age.
2 days ago - Medical News Today
CVD risk calculation crucial to long-term health for midlife women
PHILADELPHIA - Cardiovascular disease risk assessment should be a key part of the discussion between health care providers and women as they go through midlife, the menopausal...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
CVD screening vital for perimenopausal women with PCOS
Anuja Dokras PHILADELPHIA - Polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease, and, therefore, women with the syndrome should be...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Perimenopausal hormone therapy may fend off midlife depressive symptoms
PHILADELPHIA - Although hormone therapy has not been shown to decrease established depressive symptoms during menopause, euthymic perimenopausal women may be protected from...
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Lack of sleep nearly triples risk of gestational diabetes
Pregnant women who get less than 6.25 hours of sleep are significantly more likely to develop a form of pregnancy-related diabetes, a new study from the University of Illinois...
BOMBSHELL: Flu shots scientifically proven to weaken immune response in...
A medical study conducted at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that women who received flu vaccines had a weakened immune system response in subsequent...
With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters
Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Health Insurance , Melanoma
Google Maps Just Food-Shamed Its Users With A Calorie Counter
“For those that suffer from an eating disorder, it can contribute to the obsession associated with counting calories consumed and burned."
Could this explain why boys more likely to have autism?
Figures suggest four boys are diagnosed with autism to every one girl. Experts at the University of Iowa found male mice with a genetic cause show signs of being on the...
Type 2 diabetes breakthrough
Leicester Diabetes Centre experts found semaglutide helped 71 per cent of patients shed pounds - it is believed this is the first type 2 diabetes pill to instigate weight loss...
One in nine American men has oral HPV, new figures reveal
Researchers from the University of Florida found men were more likely to get oral HPV than women. Actor Michael Douglas said in 2013 that he got throat cancer from performing...
Why Autism is More Common in Boys Compared to Girls?
Autism predominantly affects males; four boys are affected for every one girl. What it is about this disorder that predisposes boys as compared to girls?
Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites
Higher death rate is largely due to insurance issues, but tumor types sometimes play a role, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health , Breast Cancer...
Study Looks At Health of Hispanic-American Families
Discord more likely in second-generation families than recent immigrants, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health , Health Disparities , Hispanic American Health