Hormone therapy (HT) can prevent development of depressive symptoms among initially euthymic perimenopausal and early postmenopausal women, according to results of a study. Plus: Does prenatal choline exposure promote cognition in infants?
Women with arousal-specific sexual dysfunction are significantly less likely to perceive when their genitals are sexually aroused compared to women who have decreased sexual function or are sexually functional, according to an analysis of data from 5 studies
More than half of young adults between ages 18 and 39 with a cancer diagnosis reported problems with sexual function, according to a 2-year longitudinal study.
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A recent survey showed 84% of respondents said they use online reviews to evaluate a physician, and 77% use reviews as their first step in finding a new health care provider!
Results of a study of fetal ultrasounds show that maternal obesity has an impact on fetal growth as early as 32 weeks’ gestation. Plus: Breast cancer risks increased by 21% in women who consumed more than 9 g of processed meat per day, according to a published study. Also: Does prenatal use of topiramate increase risk of cleft palate?
Women who complain of dyspareunia are four times more likely to have endometriosis than healthy women, according to a study.
According to researchers, laparoscopic treatment can significantly improve the sex lives of women with endometriosis by relieving deep dyspareunia.
This series of educational podcasts focuses on the importance of proactive preparation for the management of both primary and secondary postpartum hemorrhage, as well as specific strategies that may help to minimize the potential for resulting morbidity and mortality.
Management challenges in pregnancies complicated by maternal heart disease are complex, requiring ongoing involvement of a team of specialists.