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New Evidence Shows Hysterectomy Does Not Increase Risk Of Heart Disease
2013-05-15 13:05:34

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While previous research has shown a connection between the medical removal of a woman´s uterus and heart problems, a new study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology has found no evidence of an increased risk. Commonly referred to as a hysterectomy, the removal of the uterus is the second most common surgery among American women. "Middle-aged women who are considering hysterectomy should be encouraged because our...

2013-04-16 23:02:41

The Society for Women´s Health Research (SWHR) revealed today in The Journal of Women´s Health, the results of their expert, international roundtable on Menopausal Hormone Therapy (HT), illuminating the controversies and misrepresentations that have impeded women´s abilities to make choices about their own healthcare. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 The Society for Women´s Health Research (SWHR) revealed today in The Journal of Women´s Health, the results of...

2013-03-20 23:00:42

The desire for holistic health care solutions to treat menopausal symptoms has been on the increase for many years. Women´s Excellence in Menopause is answering that call by offering a variety of holistic therapies to effectively and safely treat the common menopausal symptoms most women experience. Lake Orion, Michigan (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 The desire for holistic health care solutions to treat menopausal symptoms has been on the increase for many years. Women´s Excellence in...

2013-03-19 23:02:58

Dr. Shored Ershadi, from the ANTIAGING Institute of California, now discusses the effectiveness of natural supplements for relieving menopause symptoms. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Menopause symptoms can often begin in a woman´s 40s, and although menopause itself is a very normal, natural process, the symptoms can vary widely and range from mild to quite severe. These symptoms are generally caused directly or indirectly by the wildly fluctuating hormone levels that...

2013-03-08 00:56:58

Study also finds osteoporosis associated with early menopause Chinese women are less likely to develop cardiovascular disease if they have their first menstrual cycle or enter menopause later than their peers, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). The study also found earlier onset of menopause was associated with a higher risk of developing osteoporosis. The risk was significantly lower...

Learn To Relax And Ease Those Menopause Symptoms
2012-11-26 14:38:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Tired of feeling those hot flashes that come as a result of menopause? There is one remedy you may just be ecstatic to find out about. A study at Linköping University and Linköping University Hospital shows that women who learn to relax can reduce their menopause symptoms by half. The researchers found that seven out of every ten women going through menopause have at some point experienced...

2012-10-10 14:48:11

Without any increased risk of cancer, deep vein thrombosis or stroke HRT therapy has been subject to much discussion due to both positive effects (reduced risk of cardiovascular disease) and negative effects (increased risk of breast cancer). A paper published in the BMJ Group's Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Healthcare back in January cast doubt on the "unreliable" Million Women Study which associated HRT with an increased risk of breast cancer. Conflicting results have...

2012-09-18 22:46:47

Johns Hopkins study shows risk is same across ethnic groups Women who go into early menopause are twice as likely to suffer from coronary heart disease and stroke, new Johns Hopkins-led research suggests. The association holds true in patients from a variety of different ethnic backgrounds, the study found, and is independent of traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors, the scientists say. "If physicians know a patient has entered menopause before her 46th birthday, they can...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.