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News on Women's Health continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Featured business person: Sarah Clawson

Sarah Clawson isn't sure where her interest in women's health care came from, only that she can't remember a time when it wasn't there.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Wichita, KS

6 hrs ago | World Magazine

Shoring up abortion inspection standards

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed a bill last week updating inspection standards for the state's abortion facilities.


Related Topix: Abortion, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Health, Tom Corbett

9 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

Loma Linda: City Ok's health center for veterans

A drawing of a planned outpatient medical center for veterans is shown at the Loma Linda City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 23. Construction is expected to begin in May on an outpatient veterans' medical center in Loma Linda that will provide services such as dialysis, imaging and physical therapy.


Related Topix: Loma Linda, CA, Health, Medicine

10 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

Bryant signs controversial abortion ban bill

JACKSON - Gov. Phil Bryant on today signed a bill to ban abortion starting at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy.


Related Topix: Health

10 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Governor Bryant signs mid-pregnancy abortion ban

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has signed a bill to ban abortion at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy.


Related Topix: Abortion, Health

14 hrs ago | LiveScience

7 Ways Depression Differs in Men and Women

Men and women can experience depression in different ways, and although they also share many common signs and symptoms, a better understanding of the differences may help those with depression, researchers say.


Related Topix: Depression, Health

18 hrs ago |

Women's Cancer Specialist Appointed Chair at Medical College

Janet Rader, M.D., has been appointed Chairman and the Jack A. & Elaine D. Klieger Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Medical College of Wisconsin by Jonathan I. Ravdin, M.D., dean and executive vice president.


Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Oncology, Health, Genetics

22 hrs ago | Medical News Today

More than a quarter of emergency contraceptives found in South America were counterfeit

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.


Related Topix: Health, Chemistry, Science

23 hrs ago |

Tyrone Hospital to Open Rural Health Center in Houtzdale

Officials at the Tyrone Hospital have announced the opening of the Tyrone Hospital Rural Health Center-Houtzdale, a primary care physician practice, located in Houtzdale.


Related Topix: Houtzdale, PA, Medicine

Yesterday | American Reporter

An Ar AppealTHANK You for Your Help! We Made it

It shouldn't come as a surprise that that the far right is not just opposed to abortion, but contraception, too.


Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Human Sexuality, Health, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

More than two-thirds of Americans support mandated coverage of birth control in health plans

Lead author Michelle Moniz, M.D., is an OB/GYN and researcher at the University of Michigan Medical School.


Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Health, Health Insurance, Healthcare Law, Law


Hologic's NovaSure System Reaches 2M Milestone Mark

Hologic, Inc. , a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, today announced that the Company's NovaSure global endometrial ablation system reached an important milestone: 2 million women have chosen the ... (more)


Related Topix: Hologic, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Interlace Medical, Third Wave Technologies, Health

Holtville Tribune

Molecular Testing Offers Health Benefits

When it comes to health care, big things are happening at the smallest level. That's the word from experts who say that medical tests known as molecular diagnostics represent one of the most important steps in medicine in the last century.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

Sys-Con Media

Little Company of Mary Hospital Mourns the Loss of an Extraordinary Leader

Surrounded by LCM Sisters and her family, Sr. Kathleen passed away peacefully today, touched our lives in a very personal way.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health


ACR, SBI Comments Regarding JAMA Mammography Patient Anxiety Study

Anxiety regarding inconclusive test results is real and is only natural. Experts in breast imaging continue to work to reduce the number of false-positive exams that patients experience and ensure that follow-up exams are as minimally invasive as possible.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

Daily Trojan

Tutor establishes endowed chair position at Keck

Last week, the Keck School of Medicine of USC announced the creation of the Alia Tutor Endowed Chair, a position meant to advance the field of reproductive medicine.


Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health, Infertility

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Supreme Court Chief Justice Denies Teva Pharmaceutical Industries...

Teva Announces Supreme Court Denial of Request for Interim Relief to Stay Court of Appeals Ruling for COPAXONEA Patent Due to the Potential for the Company to Recover Patent Infringement Damages JERUSALEM-- -- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced that while the Chief Justice of the United States found that Teva had demonstrated "a fair ... (more)


Related Topix: Cephalon, Biotech, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, US News, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Marketing, Health


Five Ways Arizona's Abortion Restrictions are Hurting Women

Abortion rights are under attack across the country: Last year alone, the Guttmacher Institute has found that 70 abortion restriction measures were enacted in 22 states.


Related Topix: Abortion, US Supreme Court, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Health

Media Matters for America

What Mississippi Says About The Right-Wing Media's Anti-Choice Arguments

A Mississippi bill that will severely limit access to reproductive health is being promoted by conservative lawmakers using misleading arguments that mirror those pushed by right-wing media outlets.


Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Health, Texas, Liberal Political News


Society for Women's Health Research Highlights Women's Sleep Health...

The Society for Women's Health Research , the leading voice on the study of the biological differences between women and men, will present a poster on "Exploring Sex and Gender Differences in Sleep" at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Organization for the Study of Sex Differences on April 24-26 in Minneapolis, Minn.


Related Topix: Health