Hysterectomy linked to memory deficit in an animal model
The non-pregnant uterus is commonly assumed to be an unimportant organ. One third of American women have a hysterectomy by age 60, often before natural menopause. Researchers...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily
Pregnancy And Breastfeeding Gave Me Osteoporosis At 38
I expected some changes when I first became pregnant, but never imagined that my bones would begin to fail me well before the onset of menopause. I was healthy and was...
18 days ago - Scary Mommy
Healthy lifestyle reduces risk for atherosclerosis during menopause
Women who maintained a healthy lifestyle during the menopausal transition had less subclinical atherosclerosis, according to a study published in the Journal of the American...
18 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Injections to Reduce Early Menopause from Breast Cancer Treatment Identified
Women who receive goserelin injections along with standard breast cancer chemotherapy are more likely to become pregnant without developing negative side effects or shortening...
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Hormone-blocking injections reduce early menopause from breast cancer treatment
Final results of a clinical trial show continued evidence that women who get injections of the hormone drug goserelin along with standard breast cancer chemotherapy are more...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Hormone injections reduce risk for early menopause from breast cancer chemotherapy
Final results of SWOG Cancer Research Network's groundbreaking international Prevention of Early Menopause Study clinical trial are in, and they show continued evidence that...
1 month ago - News Medical
New Research Seeks to Understand Link Between Iron and Brain Development
Iron deficiency is the one of the most prevalent nutritional deficiencies in the world and affects mainly pregnant mothers and young children. Numerous studies have found that...
1 month ago - University of Rochester Medical Cente - 2 articles
Freezing Your Eggs: Essential Facts About Oocyte Cryopreservation
Are you concerned about your ability to have children down the road? You might want to consider egg freezing. Oocyte cryopreservation , or freezing your eggs, allows you to...
2 monthes ago - UPMC
Women without children are 'less likely to suffer hot flushes' during menopause
Childless women are a fifth less likely to suffer hot flushes during the menopause than those who have been pregnant, a study found.
2 monthes ago - Daily Mail
Pregnant and breastfeeding women can put sons at prostate cancer risk
Experiments in male rats found those exposed to just a third of the normal amount of protein were more vulnerable to the disease later in life.
4 monthes ago - Daily Mail
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How Strength Training Could Help You Get a Better Night's Sleep
You probably don't weight train to improve your sleep habits. It's more likely you do it to slow down muscle loss, build strength, and look fabulous in a pair of leggings! But...
Computer Model Predicts the Course of Disease in Prostate Cancer
A computer model predicts the course of disease in prostate cancer was developed by the researchers, after the examination of tumor genomes in 300 patients.
Researchers use brain connectome to reassess neuroimaging findings of...
Already affecting more than five million Americans older than 65, Alzheimer's disease is on the rise and expected to impact more than 13 million people by 2050.
Sleep Problems May Be Worse When Menopause Is Hastened by Surgery
Women who have surgery to remove their ovaries go through menopause abruptly, and a new study suggests this comes with an increased risk for the kinds of sleep troubles many...
Regular sex associated with greater enjoyment of life in seniors
A new study shows that having sexual intercourse regularly even in the senior years is the key to good health. It not only improves the feeling of wellbeing but also improves...
Is Macular Degeneration Preventable?
An intriguing presentation about the possible link between age-related macular degeneration and processed food consumption literally caught my eye. As presented in the featured...