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A study has compared the rates of urinary incontinence and other complications of subtotal abdominal hysterectomy ( SAH ) with total abdominal hysterectomy ( TAH ) at 5 years after surgery. Danish ...


Pelvic organ prolapse is common and is strongly associated with childbirth and increasing age. Women with prolapse are often advised to do pelvic floor muscle exercises, but evidence supporting the be ...


A prospective cohort study has investigated the association between dietary protein sources in early adulthood and risk of breast cancer. Participants were 88 803 premenopausal women from the Nurse ...


A study, performed in Denmark (1996-2011 ), has assessed the association between use of macrolide antibiotics in mothers and infants from pregnancy onset until 120 days after birth and infantile hyper ...


A randomised, double blind, placebo controlled, parallel group, multicentre trial ( Study of Nicotine Patch in Pregnancy, SNIPP ) has determined the efficacy of 16 hour Nicotine patches among pregnant ...


A study has assessed whether the increased sensitivity of screening for human papillomavirus ( HPV ) may represent overdiagnosis and to compare the long term duration of protective effect against cerv ...


The TGA's Urogynaecological Devices Working Group ( UDWG ) has provided advice following a safety communication published by the US Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) which advised against the use o ...


Researchers have assessed the association between Caffeine intake and menopausal symptom bother, particularly vasomotor symptoms. A cross-sectional survey was conducted using the Menopause Health Q ...


Researchers have evaluated sexual function in midlife women taking low-dose oral Estradiol or Venlafaxine ( Efexor, Effexor ) for hot flushes. In an 8-week randomized controlled trial among women a ...


Previous studies of oral contraceptives and breast cancer have indicated that recent use slightly increases risk, but most studies relied on self-reported use and did not examine contemporary oral con ...


Evidence suggests that maternal obesity increases the risk of fetal death, stillbirth, and infant death; however, the optimal body mass index ( BMI ) for prevention is not known. Researchers have p ...


Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among US women. Mammography screening may be associated with reduced breast cancer mortality but can also cause harm. Guidelines recommend in ...


Persistent pain following breast cancer treatments remains a significant clinical problem despite improved treatment strategies. Data on factors associated with persistent pain are needed to develop p ...


In February 2014, the American Heart Association [ AHA ] /American Stroke Association [ ASA ] released their first guideline focused on stroke prevention in women. This new guideline highlights uniq ...


Data from a pooled analysis presented today at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology ( ASCO ) have provided further evidence that Eribulin ( Halaven ) improves overall s ...


An association between high blood cholesterol and breast cancer has been found in a study of more than 1 million patients over a 14 year time period in the United Kingdom ( UK ). Preliminary data s ...


The aim of a study was to determine factors influencing long term risks for acquiring or dying from invasive cervical or vaginal cancer in women previously treated for cervical intraepithelial neoplas ...


A retrospective study has compared the survival rates of women with BRCA associated breast cancer who did and did not undergo mastectomy of the contralateral breast. A total of 390 women with a fam ...


Osteoporosis is the most important metabolic bone disease in patients with diabetes mellitus. Several studies have documented that Metformin ( Glucophage ) is osteogenic in vitro. In contrast, others ...


University of Florida ( UF ) researchers compared birth data with Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA ) estimates of air pollution, finding that heavy exposure to four air pollutants led to a signif ...



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