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1 hr ago | The Business Journal

Kaiser buys land for Santa Rosa medical office building

Kaiser Permanente has put details to plans revealed several months ago for a southwest Santa Rosa medical office building, by purchasing the land and securing a preliminary city green light on the design for a 75,000-square-foot structure there.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA, Kaiser Permanente, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Sonoma County, CA

2 hrs ago | Daily Texan

HB 2 cuts down abortion clinics and legal abortions in Texas, study shows

Since stricter abortion regulations went into effect in Texas in September, 46 percent of clinics have closed, and legal abortions have decreased by 13 percent, according to a study from the University's Texas Policy Evaluation Project released in July.

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Related Topix: Texas, Medicine, San Antonio, TX, Women's Health, Health

4 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

What you eat during pregnancy more important than loading up for 2

Health experts don't single out one food expectant moms should have. Instead, most recommend a well-balanced diet that draws from the five essential food groups: grains, protein, dairy, fruits and vegetables.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Vegetables, Medicine, Dearborn, MI, Nutrition

9 hrs ago | She Knows

Sex shouldn't hurt, but here are 7 reasons why it might

Based out of Dallas, Texas, Mary McCoy is a writer and social worker for disenfranchised women and children.

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Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Dallas, TX, Medicine

Sun Jul 27, 2014

She Knows

Your vagina age-by-age: What you need to know

"As women age, their sexual health changes as well," reports Dr. Madeline Castillanos, who works as both a medical doctor and psychotherapist.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cervical Cancer, Health, Human Sexuality

Vancouver Sun

Obese women as likely to give birth following IVF as those of normal weight

Reproduction experts weigh whether obese women should be refused fertility treatments.

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Related Topix: Canada, Medicine, Health, Infertility, North America, World News

Deseret News

Many adults delay parenthood for these two reasons

A man contemplates having children. Many adults today either struggle to get pregnant or make the money necessary to raise a child.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Medicine

Deseret News

Many adults delay parenthood for these two reasons

A man contemplates having children. Many adults today either struggle to get pregnant or make the money necessary to raise a child.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Family, Kids, Medicine

Fox News

Should you skip prenatal vitamins with folic acid?

If you're planning a pregnancy or you're already pregnant, chances are your doctor told you to take a prenatal vitamin with folic acid to prevent neural tube defects like spina bifida and anencephaly.

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Related Topix: Folic Acid, Supplement, Scottsdale, AZ, Medicine, Genetics

Albany Times Union

On The Move

James Van Voorst was appointed vice president for finance and business. Van Voorst is a licensed CPA and a member and past president of the Association of Governmental Accountants - New York Capital Chapter.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Medicine, Saratoga Springs, NY, Clifton Park, NY

Sat Jul 26, 2014

BellaOnline

Surgical Management of Fibroids

Leiomyoma, also known as fibroids, are the most common benign tumor of the female genital tract.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Menopause, Health

She Knows

Startling documentary examines America's sky-high C-section rates

In the early 1970s, the C-section rate was a startlingly low five percent. These days? It hovers right around 33 percent of all births.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Cape Gazette

2014 women's clubs presidents meet for brunch

General Federation of Women's Clubs Delaware State President Henrietta Belcher-Stack and the Executive Committee hosted a brunch for GFWC Delaware State Federation of Women's Clubs presidents July 19 at the Dover Century Club in Dover, hosted by the Dover Century Club.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Canada.com

Baby blues: Facing long delays at Edmonton's fertility clinic,...

Many women are delaying having children until they are older; between 1998 and 2007, there was a 48 per cent increase in the birth rate for Canadian women over the age of 40. Edmonton-area couples struggling to conceive a child are frequently waiting more than a year to get seen at the city's lone fertility clinic, an often unbearable delay for ... (more)

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Medicine

Edmonton Journal

Facing long delays at Edmonton's fertility clinic, local couples head to Calgary to get pregnant

Many women are delaying having children until they are older; between 1998 and 2007, there was a 48 per cent increase in the birth rate for Canadian women over the age of 40. Edmonton-area couples struggling to conceive a child are frequently waiting more than a year to get seen at the city's lone fertility clinic, an often unbearable delay for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Medicine

GhanaWeb

Happy Eid-ul-Fitr to all muslims - Prof. Fred Sai

Former Advisor on Reproductive Health in Ghana, Prof. Fred T. Sai, has extended his warmest greetings to the National Chief Imam and wished all Muslims a Happy Eid-ul-Fitr.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Religion, Islam, Medicine

WOWT-TV Omaha

Fremont Health Welcomes Four New Physicians

Fremont Health Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of four new physicians to its Medical Staff - an OB/GYN, a family physician, a palliative care specialist, and a general surgeon.

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Related Topix: Family Practice, Medicine, Palliative Care, Omaha, NE, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Wahoo, NE

Together Rwanda

Rwanda may be the best place to have a baby

In Nyamata, a rural town of Bugesera district, a 30 minutes' drive south of Rwanda's Capital - Kigali, Jeanne Musabende's husband is hanging out with neighbors when labour pains start grinding her.

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Related Topix: World News, Rwanda, Africa, Medicine

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Modern Healthcare

Johns Hopkins to pay $190 million to settle suits over pelvic exam photos, and other news

A "rogue" gynecologist's secret use of tiny cameras to record hundreds of videos and photos of his patients' sex organs has led to a $190 million settlement with about 8,000 women and girls, lawyers said last week.Dr. Nikita Levy was fired after 25 years with Johns Hopkins Health System ... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on your ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cameras

News-Register

Obamacare

What does it mean for women in Oregon? The biggest change seen from the office of an Obstetrician/Gynecologist is improved access for women to obtain contraception, including sterilization.

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Related Topix: Oregon, Medicine, Women's Health, Health

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