What I Don't Tell People When They Ask Why My Daughter Is An Only Child
Living in rural Mexico, I'm a bit of an anomaly as the mother of an only child. Women see me and Maya together and ask - do you have other children? When I say no, they ask...
8 days ago - Scary Mommy
Prediabetes May Pose Threat to Male Fertility
Infertile men with prediabetes showed lower testosterone, sex hormone-binding globulin levels
2 monthes ago - MedPage Today
Dear Mark: Omega-6 Deficiency and Saw Palmetto
For today's edition of Dear Mark, I'm answering two questions from readers. First, is it possible to become deficient in omega-6 fats as an adult? What would that even look...
3 monthes ago - Mark's Daily Apple
Video: What Are Your Fertility Preservation Options?
Some women choose to put off having a baby. For them, fertility preservation options are important to consider. If you aren't ready now to have a baby, UPMC Magee-Womens...
4 monthes ago - UPMC
Infertile men are up to THREE TIMES more likely to develop aggressive prostate cancer, study finds
Researchers from Lund University, Sweden, found men who are unable to have children naturally or via IVF are overall 47 per cent more likely to develop the life-threatening...
6 monthes ago - Daily Mail - 3 articles
Weekend Link Love - Edition 482
Research of the Week Intense exercise slows Parkinson's progression. Exercise alters the gut biome independently of diet . Blood pressure naturally and linearly decreases in...
One year ago - Mark's Daily Apple
In-office andrology: Videos show office-based hydrocelectomy, vasectomy reversal
These videos illustrate an efficient and cost-effective way to perform simple and complex andrology procedures without the need for an anesthesiologist. Landon W. Trost, MD...
One year ago - Modern Medicine
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...
One year ago - Healio - 2 articles
HT remains most effective first-line choice for menopausal symptoms
Nanette Santoro PHILADELPHIA - Hormone therapy for menopausal women is one of the best examples of precision medicine in clinical practice and remains the most effective...
One year ago - Healio
Ovarian Reserve Tests Fail to Predict Fertility, NIH-Funded Study Suggests
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Female Infertility , Infertility , Menopause
One year ago - MedlinePlus - 2 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Mindfulness could ease emotional symptoms of the menopause, scientists say
Researchers from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota quizzed 1,744 women about their symptoms, stress levels and mindfulness, a practice championed by celebs like Angelina Jolie .
A Gene Identified as Responsible for Spread of Prostate Cancer
Rutgers scientists have identified a gene that determines when the patients are at high risk of the spread of cancer.
Frailty Could Make Elderly More Prone to Alzheimer's Dementia
Elderly with higher levels of frailty were more likely to have Alzheimer's disease-related brain changes and symptoms of dementia, reveals a new study.
Idaho woman who blamed weight gain on menopause discovers 50-pound tumor
Brenda Cridland of Meridian, Idaho, chalked up her weight gain to aging, but when her health started to quickly decline about eight months ago she decided to see a doctor.
Medical breakthrough as lawyer, 49, is the first person in the UK to have...
EXCLUSIVE: Patrick Higgins, from Surrey, has become the first person to have a pioneering new cataract operation which involved a permanent but removable contact lens to...
Researchers get close to developing elusive blood test for Alzheimer's disease
People with symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, such as cognitive difficulties, behavior changes and mood swings, may wait months or even years to get a definitive diagnosis...
Sea slug study illuminates how mitochondria move
Defects in the transport of cells' energy organelles are a suspected cause of diseases including Alzheimer's, ALS, Huntington's and Parkinson's. A new study reveals the...
Alzheimer's Dementia Tied to Frailty
Frail older adults with Alzheimer's pathology showed more symptoms
Less operating time needed in Malyugin ring vs. iris hook cases
Both pupil expansion rings and iris hooks are effective when used in patients with small pupils during cataract surgery; however, operating time is faster when pupil expansion...
Mayor Walsh Announces the Launch of the Age Strong Commission
Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the launch of the Age Strong Commission , formerly known as the Commission on Affairs of the Elderly, at his annual State of the City...