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2012-07-18 23:01:45

Midwest Fertility Specialists in Carmel, Indiana announces the addition of physician Dr. Matthew Will to it's fertility care team. Carmel, In (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 Midwest Fertility Specialists, Indiana´s largest fertility practice, are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Matthew Will to its fertility care team. He will be joining prominent fertility physicians, Dr. Bradford Bopp, Dr. Robert Colver, and Dr. Laura Reuter. He brings significant training and expertise in fertility...

2012-07-18 23:00:29

On July 13, 2012, Hughes and Coleman filed three lawsuits in the Eastern District of Kentucky and seven lawsuits in the Western District of Kentucky against Pelvic Mesh Manufactures; Boston Scientific Corporation (D/B/A Mansfield Scientific, Ins. & Microvasive, Inc.) Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon, Inc., Ethicon Women´s Health and Urology, Gynecare, American Medical Systems, Inc. Endo Pharmaceuticals and C.R. Bard, Inc., Tissue Science Laboratories Limited for negligence and wrongful...

2012-07-18 23:00:28

On July 13, 2012, Hughes and Coleman filed two lawsuits in the Middle District of Tennessee against C.R. Bard for negligence and wrongful conduct in connection with the design, development, manufacture, testing, packaging, promoting, marketing, distribution, labeling and/or sale of the Pelvic Mesh Products. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 The first lawsuit was filed on behalf of Plaintiffs which are citizens of Nashville, Tennessee, located in Davidson County. The Defendants,...

2012-07-17 23:02:44

The Reproductive Science Center of New England, a fertility center based in Lexington, MA, has the highest rate of singleton births (79%) in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island according to data recently released by the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART). In vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes indicate that RSC New England´s multiple birth rate (twins, triplets) in 2010 is 28% lower than the national average for all fertility clinics, and nearly 30% lower than...

2012-07-16 23:00:58

New Orleans Breast Center sponsors Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day USA to raise awareness about reconstruction options post mastectomy. Arlington Heights, IL (PRWEB) July 17, 2012 Research shows that 7 of 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer remain in the dark about their reconstruction options following a mastectomy . . . options that provide the opportunity for a more fulfilling life after cancer. Today, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and The Plastic Surgery...

2012-07-12 11:03:14

A study by the University of Melbourne has raised concerns about Hollywood´s treatment of menstruation, and whether it´s frightening girls into believing it is worse than the reality. Researcher Dr Lauren Rosewarne, from the University´s School of Social and Political Sciences, has analyzed hundreds of representations of menstruation in film and television. “The presentation of menstruation on screen is an overwhelmingly negative one,” she said. The...

2012-07-12 07:13:19

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Citing the need for more time to review a law, a federal judge recently continued a temporary restraining order that would further prohibit the state of Mississippi from enforcing a new state law that restricts abortion clinics. The law concerns the last abortion clinic in Mississippi and, if allowed, would make Mississippi the only U.S. state that does not have facilities for those procedures. Those in support of abortion rights...

2012-07-11 23:03:48

Smith & Jones Wins Bronze Telly Award for Health Services Marketing Troy, NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2012 Healthcare marketing agency, Smith & Jones, announced today its receipt of a 2012 Bronze Telly Award for its Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood (UHPP) television spot, “Thank You Planned Parenthood.” The Telly Awards honor the finest film and video productions, web commercials, videos and films, and local, regional and cable commercials and programs. This year, it received...

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...

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...

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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