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U.S. Supreme Court decision on Texas abortion law was a victory for truth

I completely reject the law's supporters who have claimed that the 2013 state law was to preserve women's health. ... This was unadulterated mendacity. The law was not to protect women, but to limit abortions in Texas.
May 2022

Readers weigh in on ACP's meaning, ‘nonspecific’ back pain

Like many other foreign medical grads, we had limited access to top-tier programs in the U.S. ... I still remember some of the memorable Opening Ceremonies, like in 2001 in Atlanta, where the keynote speaker addressed women's health issues, and the year
July 2018

Hobby Lobby vs. Obamacare

There is a din of shrill protestations that the company is against contraception and women, which is a complete falsehood. ... Keep in mind that the Supreme Court decision affects only closely held, for-profit companies, which affects only a small
May 2022

QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs

QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs. Women now have their own set of stroke guidelines that focus on their unique needs, including prevention of preeclampsia ... Diuretics, predominantly thiazide-type, have been indicated
May 2022

Can we unmuddle mammography?

Regardless of assignment to mammogram or control, there may be more attention to breast health and a greater likelihood of finding breast cancer early among all women participating in a study. ... Breast cancer tends to be more aggressive and progress
May 2022

Palbociclib appears to prolong progression-free survival in women with metastatic breast cancer

Palbociclib appears to prolong progression-free survival in women with metastatic breast cancer. ... She shares her ideas on education, ethics in medicine, health care news and culture.
May 2022

PPI's benefits can outweigh their possible risks

A 2010 prospective analysis of the Women's Health Initiative, which included 161,806 postmenopausal women ages 50 to 79, found that use of PPIs was modestly associated with spine, forearm ... Proton pump inhibitor use, hip fracture, and change in bone
October 2012

All Ashkenazi Jewish women should be tested for BRCA

Study of Jewish Women Shows Link to Cancer Without Family History(New York Times). ... Israeli research team: Screen all Ashkenazi-Jewish women for BRCA mutations (The Jerusalem Post).
May 2022

Preventing cervical cancer in Tanzania

It turns out I was wrong: health care workers were enthusiastic and attended the trainings and women lined up for testing. ... At any one time, I've read, 10% of women will have HPV infections.
May 2022

Should you get an annual pelvic exam?

It’s important to note that the guidelines to not address Pap smears or exams on women with symptoms associated with the pelvis. ... If good studies are done in the future, ones designed specifically to evaluate the best way to approach women’s health
May 2022

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