Friday, March 6, 2015

Women's Health

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National survey finds one in 10 teen boys also experiences dating violence
Question: What is endometriosis? What are its symptoms? Answer: Endometriosis is the implantation of endometrial cells outside the uterus. These are the cells that line the uterus, and they are shed every month during a woman's period.
Adhesive product cuts off blood supply in unsightly leg vessels
Question: Why do postmenopausal women need GYN care? Answer: When the menstrual cycle has ended, many women think they no longer need to check in with their gynecologist, but it is not that simple. An annual exam is needed to test a woman's lymph nodes for enlargements, the cervix for abnormalities, the breasts for lumps, and the pelvis for pain or abnormalities.
Quick tips to protect your skin
The dangers of a power tool used in gynecological surgery have been debated for more than a year, with experts offering varying estimates of the chance that an undetected uterine cancer would be spread - and likely worsened - by the tissue-slicing device.
But researchers aren't sure whether differences are cause or effect of inflammatory disease
A few sweat-inducing workouts per week are enough to cut risks in middle age, study finds
Finding suggests need for better treatments for menopause-related symptoms, study author says
It can be as important as an attractive photo, researchers say
Studies found that the daily frequency of episodes seemed to matter, too
That delay may help explain why women twice as likely to die, researchers say
That may help explain the lack of women in leadership roles, researchers contend
Women might be more comfortable as caregivers than men, researcher suggests
Standard chemo can end fertility, but adding goserelin helped some survivors go on to conceive, study found
Boston survey also found that 2.5 percent of 1-year-olds get a java jolt
But some question accuracy of estimate
Guidelines issued for U.S. high schools
Researchers also report drop in number of multiple embryo transfers, twin and triplet birth rates
National survey finds one in 10 teen boys also experiences dating violence
Study finds minors successfully purchased smoking devices 3 out of 4 times tried
But most believe it puts children at risk, study finds
Expert offers tips on lowering chances of episodes, knowing when to worry
22 percent were from what parents said were nonsmoking homes, study finds