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As allergy season continues, it is important to remember that there are several natural options and that it is not necessary to take Claritin and Benadryl this year.
Halfway through the pilot episode of the Showtime series Masters of Sex , which is based on the story of real-life sex researchers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters leaves his wife, Libby, in the care of another doctor as she undergoes infertility treatments so he can slip into a neighboring examination room and watch a prostitute ... (more)
Less than 42 percent of women underwent breast reconstruction following a mastectomy for cancer , and the factors associated with foregoing reconstruction included being black, having a lower education level and being older.
Feeling that conventional doctors did not take their suffering seriously, women instead sought out hormonal treatments for menopausal symptoms from anti-aging clinicians, according to a Case Western Reserve University study that investigated the appeal of anti-aging medicine.
N.B. Families for Midwives is lobbying for funding for midwives to become an issue in the upcoming provincial election.
Efforts must be made to decrease China's increasing caesarean section rate, suggests a new commentary published today in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology .
Menopause: the permanent end of fertility that commonly happens to women in their late 40s and 50s.
Heterosexual white women are twice as likely as racial or sexual minority women to obtain medical help to get pregnant, according to a recent study published by the American Psychological Association.
It had been a while since I had seen a gynecologist - two years, in fact. I know I am supposed to have an annual exam, but as many of us do, I allowed time to pass and work to take over.
Emily Cameron, left, her husband and their five children. Her first-born was delivered by C-section at 37 weeks, which she believes was unnecessary.
Women could benefit greatly from the Affordable Care Act's mandate for contraceptive coverage, according to researchers.
Pregnant women should get the flu shot, regardless of how far along they are in their pregnancies, according to updated guidelines released by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists .
Dr. Jason Williams has joined the staff of Memphis Obstetrics & Gynecological Association PC, where he will focus on women's health care issues, including prevention, diagnosis and management of many general medical conditions.
A new study to be presented at the American Sociological Association's Annual Meeting today in San Francisco, CA, suggests that daughters care for their elderly parents as much as they can, while sons help very little in comparison.
When middle-aged women seek extra-marital affairs, they are looking for more romantic passion, which includes sex - and don't want to divorce their husbands, suggests new research to be presented at the 109th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association.
Health Minister Jillian Skinner has said she is confident serious staff problems at Taree's Manning Hospital, that may have cost the life of a patient, are being addressed.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 03:46 am
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