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Send Obama Thanks for Overturning Gag Rule-SIGN Thank You Letter.
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, safety, women, gag rule overturned, obama, birthcontrol, womens healthcare rights )

- 1907 days ago -
The global gag rule was a threat to the health of millions of women. Clinics have closed, contraceptive supplies have dwindled, and women were left without basic and critical health care services. As a result, there were more unwanted pregnancie....
Not What We Call Due Diligence
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, disease, death, healthcare, health, prevention, research, risks, safety, treatment, women, warning, illness, humans, ethics, study )

- 1919 days ago -
Despite rising concern that conflicts of interest may bias the outcome of clinical trials, the Food and Drug Administration has distressingly limited interest in rooting out the problem.
F.D.A. Is Lax on Oversight During Trials, Inquiry Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, drugs, disease, health, ethics, illness, healthcare, government, food, research, safety, women, study, treatment, warning, protection, society, prevention, interesting, medicine, humans )

- 1920 days ago -
The Food and Drug Administration does almost nothing to police the financial conflicts of doctors who conduct clinical trials of drugs and medical devices in human subjects, government investigators are reporting.
ABC News: New Ways to Blast Fat Without Surgery Looks Promising
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, women, UltraShape, ultrasound )

- 1920 days ago -
Karen Kinner has always liked her body but, as many women, she has that one problem area that just won't go away with diet and exercise.
Breast Cancer in Men Often Detected Late
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, cancer, men, breast cancer, women, family, research, protection, medicine, interesting, illness, warning, treatment, prevention, healthcare, health, disease, study, death )

- 1922 days ago -
One in every hundred breast cancers or so occurs in men, and such tumors are often detected at a late stage. Furthermore, these cancers can appear benign on mammography
A Big Bottom Can Cut Diabetes Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, research, prevention, diet, health, study, treatment, science, illness, medicine )

- 1928 days ago -
Here's some good news for women who find it hard to squeeze into their skinny jeans, courtesy their big bottoms: a generously proportioned derriere could be good for health, say scientists.
Sleep During Infancy And Childhood
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, women, health, interesting, investigation, news, prevention, risks, safety, research, society, study, protection, medicine, family )

- 1930 days ago -
For three or four weeks after birth the infant sleeps more or less, day and night, only waking to satisfy the demands of hunger; at the expiration of this time, however, each interval of wakefulness grows longer, so that it sleeps less frequently, but for
The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia Named Number One Pediatric Hospital in the U.S. By Parents Magazine
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, children, babies, family, government, interesting, news, medicine, society, study, women, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 1931 days ago -
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is named the nation's best pediatric hospital by Parents magazine.
Young Breast Cancer Patient Finds Outlet in Activism !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, cancer, society, women, activism, science )

- 1932 days ago -
After Dikla Benzeevi was diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer at 32, she formed a network of young cancer survivors. Essayist Anne Taylor Fleming reflects on her story of strength and achievement.The calls come with regrettable frequency...
The Art of Diagnosis
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, ethics, family, health, healthcare, illness, research, study, warning, women, risks, protection, humans, treatment, medicine )

- 1934 days ago -
The Art of Diagnosis December 26, 2008 Does very severe PMS constitute a mental disorder? That's one of many questions facing psychiatrists as they work to revise the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders or DSM,
What Will Women Give Up for Skin Health?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, women, warning, safety, study, treatment, protection, prevention, medicine, research, risks, interesting, investigation, news, exercise, Body-Mind-Spirit, abuse, society, drugs, nutrition, disease )

- 1952 days ago -
New ZO Skin Health Survey Reveals American Women's Views on the Importance of Healthy Skin
Bah, Humbug! Tips To Manage Your Holiday Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, business, home, shopping, interesting, goodnews, family, women, americans, ethics, child, medicine, research, prevention, protection, treatment, study, healthcare, health, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, disease )

- 1956 days ago -
The stress of finances, the stress of family, the stress of jobs," says Dr. Robin Kerner of St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital. The American Psychiatric Association reported the economy was a significant cause of
Breast Cancer Treatment Offers Better Outcome to Women With Implants
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning, treatment, women )

- 1959 days ago -
Women with early-stage breast cancer who have undergone breast augmentation may be treated successfully with a partial-breast radiation treatment called brachytherapy, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society
WomenHeart Urges Women to Talk With Doctors About New Study Showing Statins Prevent Heart Attacks, Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, abuse, disease, women, warning, treatment, study, society, science, safety, prevention, protection, research, risks, news, medicine, investigation, healthcare, humans, interesting, health, illness, family, death, diet, environment, exerc )

- 1971 days ago -
WomenHeart today urged women to talk with their doctors about heart disease risk factors in light of new research demonstrating the impact of statin therapy (cholesterol-lowering drugs) on cardiovascular events in women. The study, called JUPITER, found t
Researchers Say Identification of Women With HPV Types 16, 18 and 45 Could Improve Early Intervention to Stop Cervical Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, women, warning, treatment, society, science, safety, risks, research, protection, news, prevention, medicine, humans, interesting, investigation, health, healthcare, illness, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer )

- 1973 days ago -
As testing for high-risk types of the human papillomavirus (HPV) emerges as the gold standard in cervical cancer prevention, scientists are already researching how to determine even more precisely who is most likely to develop the disease and thus are in

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