Women's Health Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. How Eldercare Handicaps WomenRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Time

    ... fighting for sexual and reproductive freedoms, that child-rearing has become more of a team sport, and that women's health issues such as breast cancer and heart disease are on everyone's radar, the important role of women as medical decision-makers ...

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  2. Controversial pap smear alternative sparks debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    A high-tech screening tool for cervical cancer is facing pushback from more than a dozen patient groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear.

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  3. Low Vitamin D may not be a culprit in menopause symptomsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study from the Women's Health Initiative shows no significant connection between vitamin D levels and menopause symptoms.

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  4. Masculine boys, feminine girls more likely to engage in cancer risk behaviorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... between the sexes when it comes to what types of sex they fantasise about. This ... A new study from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) shows no significant connection between vitamin D levels and menopause symptoms. The study was published online ...

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  5. EventusDx completes $2.72M financing to support development,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Medical News

    ... President of Eventus Diagnostics U.S., commented, "There is growing recognition that the contributions to women's health worldwide from widespread use of screening mammography are off-set by the fact that it is an imperfect tool, producing too many ...

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  6. Bill signed allowing surprise inspections of Arizo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... to abortion in the state. Officials with Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona, a political arm of the women's health provider, said they expect the law will be challenged in court but that it was too early to say if Planned Parenthood itself ...

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  7. Wendy Davis Is Losing Ground with Texas WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Mediaite.com

    ... a 13-hour filibuster against a last-minute abortion bill last summer, and has campaigned as a champion for women's health causes and pay equity. But according to PPP Abbott has an 8-point lead in favorability among women, up two points from last ...

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  8. PPP: Greg Abbott Now Leads Wendy Davis Even Among Women VotersRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | News Max

    ... star after her 13-hour filibuster against an abortion bill last summer, and she campaigned as a champion for women's health causes and equal pay. "It looks like it's going to be an uphill battle for Democrats in Texas this year," said Dean Debnam, ...

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  9. Alternative to Pap smear spurs medical debateRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | TwinCities

    A high-tech screening tool for cervical cancer is facing pushback from more than a dozen patient groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear.

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  10. Prolonged Heavy Bleeding During Menopause Is CommonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Scientific Blogging

    ... had as many as three episodes of the 10+ days of bleeding in a six-month period. The data from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation involved participants recording their experiences over a period from 1996 to 2006. The women were identified ...

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  11. Business HighlightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sunherald.com

    ... groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear. The new test from Roche uses DNA to detect the human papillomavirus, or HPV, which causes nearly all cases of ...

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  12. Lawmakers discuss govt. role in reproductive decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... and other 'health decisions' that can adversely affect a woman's freedom and dignity." "It's not for women's health," said Michele Mason, who leads 40 Days for Life. "The way it is worded is totally different than what it really is, and it's just ...

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  13. Prolonged, heavy bleeding during menopause is commonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... had as many as three episodes of the 10+ days of bleeding in a six-month period. The data from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation involved participants recording their experiences over a period from 1996 to 2006. The women were identified ...

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  14. DNA alternative to Pap smear sparks debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WPTV Local News

    A high-tech screening tool for cervical cancer is facing pushback from more than a dozen patient groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear.

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  15. Centegra Auxiliary hosts 11th annual Mad Hatters LuncheonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Northwest Herald

    The Centegra Health System Auxiliary encourages women to wear a hat for women's health in McHenry County during the 11th annual Mad Hatters Luncheon Thursday, May 1. The event will begin with cocktails and a silent auction preview at 10 a.m. at the Crystal Lake Holiday Inn, 800 S. IL Route 31. Lunch will be served at noon followed by grand raffle ... (more)

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  16. Prolonged and heavy bleeding during menopause is commonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | EurekAlert!

    ... had as many as three episodes of the 10+ days of bleeding in a six-month period. The data from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation involved participants recording their experiences over a period from 1996 to 2006. The women were identified ...

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  17. Eventus Diagnostics Completes $2.72 Million Financing To Support...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... President of Eventus Diagnostics U.S., commented, "There is growing recognition that the contributions to women's health worldwide from widespread use of screening mammography are off-set by the fact that it is an imperfect tool, producing too many ...

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  18. The vital importance of alcohol awareness during pregnancyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... somehow altered or interrupted," April has become Alcohol Awareness Month with a special campaign to address women's health during pregnancy; The Vital Importance of Alcohol Awareness in Pregnancy. The perennial message each April is very, very ...

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  19. Garden ClippingsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... Gail Truesdell at 734-895-9046. Garden City Hospital invites all women to join in on a lively discussion of women's health issues and concerns throughout their life's journey at its Hats Off to Women's Health Event 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May ...

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  20. Breast Milk Donor to Break RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | NBC Chicago

    ... be given the title. But she said the real pleasure is the good that comes from the cause. The Office of Women's Health within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services encourages breastfeeding for health benefits for mothers and babies, cost ... 23 comments