A birth control coverage opt-out for employers was finalized by the Trump administration on Wednesday.
Nearly half of women older than 50 years report having urinary incontinence.
One-view digital breast tomosynthesis with a reduced compression force detected breast cancer with higher sensitivity and lower specificity than 2-view digital mammography.
Patients at high risk for postpartum depression may need denser analgesia control after delivery.
Researchers determined that women ≥55 years of age who underwent a single HPV DNA test with a negative diagnosis as well as routine cytology were found to be at low risk for cervical cancer.
The risk for breast cancer recurrence can be extracted using disease-specific survival data.
Black women, women living in poverty, and those with higher levels of distrust are less likely to report barriers to timely screening mammography.
Women in states with paid family leave policies have a modestly greater likelihood of exclusively breastfeeding at 6 months.
Researchers developed a 4-phase life stress interview to determine whether women with chronic urogenital pain could derive benefits from disclosing stressors and gaining awareness of links between stress, emotions, and symptoms.
Approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was supported by the Phase 3 Replenish trial which evaluated the safety and efficacy of Bijuva in generally healthy, postmenopausal women with a uterus for the treatment of moderate to severe hot flashes.
Compared with women who experience normal or late menopause, women who experience early natural menopause have a shorter life expectancy and spend fewer years without type 2 diabetes.
Preeclampsia seems to be associated with an increased risk for dementia, especially vascular dementia, with a stronger correlation for late-onset disease.
In-hospital postnatal education about infant pain management at vaccinations leads to more frequent use of pain relief interventions
For patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer, atezolizumab plus nanoparticle albumin-bound-paclitaxel prolongs progression-free survival compared with placebo plus nab-paclitaxel.
Reduced head circumference in the offspring of women with untreated bipolar disorder appeared to be related to sociodemographic characteristics.
Women with high-risk human papillomavirus-positive cervical tumors have a substantially better prognosis than women with hrHPV-negative tumors.
Postmenopausal women with weight loss have a reduced risk for breast cancer.
For women at high risk for cystitis recurrence who drink low volumes of fluid daily, increasing water intake prevents recurrence.
Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and gestational diabetes may increase the risk for hot flashes during menopause.
Researchers created a 3-part online survey to assess the knowledge, attitudes, and barriers of primary care providers and gynecologists regarding vulvovaginal atrophy.
The North American Menopause Society has found that postmenopausal women with a breast cancer diagnosis may have vitamin D deficiency as well as higher rates of obesity.
For women with pregnancies at high risk for trisomy 21, performing cell-free DNA tests over direct invasive karyotyping procedures did not reduce the risk for miscarriage.
The International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health convened an expert consensus panel to discuss the use of androgens in the management of genitourinary syndrome of menopause.
Researchers sought to identify parental predictors of HIV vaccination in low-income adolescent Hispanic girls.
No Impact on Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness Following Cessation of Menopausal Hormone TherapyAugust 13, 2018
A follow-up study from KEEPS found that cessation of menopausal hormone therapy did not change the expected trajectory of carotid artery intima-media thickness over a 3-year period.
As there is currently no treatment option available to slow the progression of preeclampsia, clinicians assess esomeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor, as a therapeutic candidate for this challenging condition.
No increased risk of corpus uteri, invasive breast cancer for women undergoing assisted reproduction.
The ENGOT-OV16/NOVA trial showed improvements in progression-free survival in patients with ovarian cancer with and without the germline BRCA mutation.
Women receiving the inactivated influenza vaccine demonstrated superior antibody response compared with those receiving the live attenuated influenza vaccine.
Hormone therapy in postmenopausal women with mild cognitive impairment was examined.