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2012-08-12 22:20:38

DALLAS, Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Three boys and two girls were born Thursday, Aug. 9, to missionaries Carrie and Gavin Jones at UT Southwestern Medical Center, among the first sets of quintuplets delivered nationally so far this year. A specially trained multidisciplinary delivery team of more than 50 UTSW specialists, nurses, technicians, and therapists - including dedicated units for each infant - managed the successful births, delivered in less than five minutes. "We praise God for...

2012-08-10 23:02:27

SIPO of China has recently approved an alternative herbal treatment for endometrial hyperplasia and adenomyosis. Bringing no side effect, the herbal medicine completely treats endometrial disorders, which solves fertility problems for sufferers. Wuhan, Hubei Province (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 A new patented herbal medicine Fuyan Pill offers relief of two endometrial disorders: endometrial hyperplasia and adenomyosis, says Dr. Lee Xiaoping from Wuhan Dr. Lee's TCM Clinic. According to Wuhan...

2012-08-10 02:48:45

Women with uterine fibroids larger than 10 cm have a new nonsurgical treatment choice —hormone acting drugs followed by uterine artery embolization, a new study shows. The new treatment option can replace hysterectomy, which leaves women infertile. The study, conducted at the Yonsei University College of Medicine in Seoul South Korea, included 40 women with 10 cm or larger uterine fibroids. Twelve of the women received gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists to shrink their...

2012-08-07 06:26:28

NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sjogren's Syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disease in which a person's white blood cells attack their moisture-producing glands. It is estimated that this disease affects as many as 4 million Americans, most of which are women. Those living with the disease are afflicted with dryness in various parts of their body and typically are also pained by other autoimmune disorders, such as rheumatoid arthritis or systemic lupus erythematosus. (Photo:...

2012-08-05 23:01:12

To Celebrate its New Location, HRC Fertility is Offering a Temporary Special Price on IVF Treatments Oceanside, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2012 My Gender Selection, and HRC Fertility, a clinic that specializes in fertility treatments and gender selection, has just opened a new location in Oceanside, California. In honor of the newest HRC facility, My Gender Selection is offering a temporary special price for in vitro fertilization (IVF). For a short time, IVF will be priced at $4,900 for...

2012-08-03 23:01:38

Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a New York woman who experienced pain and permanent injury, allegedly due to the Apogee Vaginal Vault Prolapse Repair System, Perigee Prolapse Repair System and the Monarc Subfascial Hammock; these transvaginal mesh implants were manufactured by American Medical Systems, who is facing a number of similar lawsuits in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 Parker...

2012-08-03 23:00:50

Campaign launched to help find answers for single mother Danita Tate and keep her from battling alone. Desert Hot Springs, CA (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 Despite being told by her health care provider that nothing more can be done for her, Danita Tate of Desert Hot Springs is not content to lie on her couch waiting to die. Tate´s family recently shared her story through television station KESQ. Motivated by that story, Media Demographics is now launching a media and social networking...

2012-08-01 02:26:47

SAN FRANCISCO EAST BAY, Calif., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Family Day this coming August 19(th), Reproductive Science Center of the San Francisco Bay Area is celebrating the success of new beginnings for nearly 1,000 people. Family Day will also spotlight the moving and remarkable success of one family in particular. In October 2003, Carmen Pack was taking a walk with her children Alana, 7 and Troy, 10, when a drunk driver swerved across the road, killing both children. The immense...

2012-07-31 22:20:42

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week, a jury awarded Christine Scott of Bakersfield, CA, and her husband, $5.5 million for pain and suffering, medical expenses and economic loss, in a case against C.R. Bard. Ms. Scott had the Bard Avaulta Mesh implant surgery to correct a leaky bladder. After a four year legal battle, Scott's case is the first in the nation against the maker of a pelvic mesh implant who claimed Avaulta knew their product was unsafe. There are thousands of...

2012-07-31 23:00:25

Seventy percent of women facing mastectomy for breast cancer are not informed of their breast reconstruction options. The "Breast Cancer Patient Education Act” aims to change that. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2012 PRMA Plastic Surgery, today joins The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) in supporting H.R. 5937, the "Breast Cancer Patient Education Act” —— a bipartisan bill that would require that breast cancer patients be informed of the availability and...


Latest Gynecology Reference Libraries

Human Reproduction
2012-05-14 11:44:50

Human Reproduction is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that concentrates on original research, clinical case studies and opinions and debates on topical issues. The journal was broken into three distinct journals in 1995, with Human Reproduction Update and Molecular Human Reproduction. Human Reproduction Update is a bimonthly review journal and Molecular Human Reproduction is a monthly journal focusing on molecular aspects of reproductive biology. Human Reproduction covers all aspects...

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2011-04-25 16:25:00

Mycoplasma genitalium is a small parasitic bacterium that lives on the ciliated epithelial cells of the primate genital and respiratory tracts. It is the smallest known free-living bacterium. Up until 2002 it was also considered to be the organism with the smallest genome. M. genitalium was isolated in 1980 from urethral specimens of two male patients with non-gonococcal urethritis. Infection is fairly common and can be transmitted between partners during unprotected sex. It can be treated...

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2011-04-15 15:11:42

Gardnerella is a genus of gram-variable-staining facultative anaerobic bacteria of which G. vaginalis is the only species. It grows as small, circular, convex, gray colonies on chocolate agar. Colistin-oxolinic acid blood agar is a selective medium for G. vaginalis. Bacterial vaginosis results in some women as a result of disruption of the normal vaginal microflora. Lactobacillus population in the vagina is responsible for the acidic environment. Prescription antibiotics with anaerobic...

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