How Premature Ovarian Failure Is Linked To Infertility?

How Premature Ovarian Failure Is Linked To Infertility?

Sometimes, you experience irregular or missed periods for several months at the ages of 20s, 30s and 40s. This can be the symptom of premature ovarian failure. Premature ovarian failure (POF) is the condition used to illustrate the dysfunction of the ovaries or reduction of the follicles in your body before the age of 40. […]

New Target For Fight Against Common Type Of Breast Cancer: Brk

New Target For Fight Against Common Type Of Breast Cancer: Brk

A new promising enzyme target for a specific type of breast cancer (breast cancer types). Brk, has been identified in research. In a specific subset of breast cancer patients, the tumor cells produce high levels of the protein ErbB2 (also called HER2) which pushes the cells to proliferate without limit, a characteristic common of all […]

Hysterectomy – An Effective Treatment For Fibroid Tumors

Hysterectomy – An Effective Treatment For Fibroid Tumors

Traditionally, the effective treatment for fibroid tumors is removing the entire uterus in a surgical procedure called as hysterectomy (hysterectomy procedure). Most of the physicians continue to suggest hysterectomy as a standard technique for treating uterine fibroid tumors. But, there are some potential drawbacks associated with hysterectomy. They include: General anesthesia that is given at […]

Cervical Cancer Prevention Should Focus On Vaccinating Adolescent Girls

Cervical Cancer Prevention Should Focus On Vaccinating Adolescent Girls

The cost-effectiveness of vaccination in the United States against human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually-transmitted virus that causes cervical cancer, will be optimized by achieving universal vaccine coverage in young adolescent girls, by targeting initial “catch-up” efforts to vaccinate women younger than 21 years of age, and by revising current screening policies, according to an analysis […]

Effective Tips To Have A Healthy Pregnancy

Effective Tips To Have A Healthy Pregnancy

Have you decided to have a baby? The most important thing which you have to know is how to take good care of yourself when you are pregnant. Taking good care of yourself can help you a lot in giving birth to a healthy baby. Pregnancy is an ideal time for you to take good […]

Those At Risk For Breast Cancer Are Having Mastectomies

Those At Risk For Breast Cancer Are Having Mastectomies

Women at elevated risk for  breast cancer (breast cancer types) – or a recurrence of the disease – increasingly are choosing double mastectomies as a protective measure against cancer’s rebound, doctors said. Emmy Award-winning actress Christina Applegate, who underwent a mastectomy for breast cancer earlier this month, announced yesterday that she also chose a preventive […]

Effective Fitness Tips For Women To Stay Healthy And Fit!

Effective Fitness Tips For Women To Stay Healthy And Fit!

As a woman, it is very essential for you to maintain good physical fitness to resist many health conditions that you face further in your life. Lack of proper fitness mainly interferes with your healthy lifestyle and makes your life a mess. If you don’t have exact idea about how to maintain proper fitness in […]

Smoking Doubles Stroke Risk In Younger Women

Smoking Doubles Stroke Risk In Younger Women

Younger women who smoke have more than double the risk of stroke (stroke warning signs) compared to nonsmokers, with the heaviest smokers among them having nine times the risk, according to a U.S. study. The research assessed stroke risk in women 15 to 49 years old who smoked cigarettes. Current smokers were 2.6 times as […]


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