Latest Premenstrual syndrome Stories

2009-05-05 08:42:16

About half of women whose symptoms of severe premenstrual syndrome are relieved by the antidepressant sertraline appear to experience relapse within six to eight months after stopping medication.

2009-02-11 22:48:15

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2008-11-15 15:10:00

New research from the University of Massachusetts finds that women 27 to 44 years old who smoke double their risk of suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS), particularly hormone-related symptoms such as bloating, backaches, breast tenderness and acne.

2008-09-24 18:00:14

By ADEGBOYEGA ADEJANA For The Maryland Gazette As a woman, you are always on the move. But what most women don't realize is that your body is moving as well. As a natural caregiver, women are always worried about how to take care of their family, friends and pets.

2008-09-09 09:00:08

WAYNE, N.J., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nina Garcia, judge of the Emmy-nominated series Project Runway, and the Step Up Women's Network are proud to announce the winner of the "YAZ(R): Step Up and Go Beyond" contest -- aspiring handbag designer Elayne Mayes of Green Village, New Jersey.

2008-09-04 03:00:07

PMS is that dreaded term that many women - and men - dread every month. The emotional rollercoaster is thought to affect about eight out of 10 women - however, many younger women don't realise they have it and are being treated for depression and anxiety instead.

2005-09-14 07:07:30

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new low-dose oral contraceptive pill reduces symptoms of premenstrual syndrome, including a severe form called premenstrual dysphoric disorder, US researchers report.

2005-08-31 18:47:33

A new study led by researchers at Yale School of Medicine shows for the first time that a low dose oral contraceptive is effective in treating symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), the most severe form of premenstrual syndrome.

2005-08-31 13:59:11

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Intermittent dosing of controlled release paroxetine (Paxil-CR) is successful for the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), a condition characterized by symptoms of severe depression, irritability and tension, which occurs before menstruation, researchers report.

2005-07-13 10:37:43

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday upheld Eli Lilly and Co.'s patent for its premenstrual drug Sarafem, rejecting a challenge from generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd .

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