Small number of reports include infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury.
Women born during the Chinese famine period may be at increased risk for early natural menopause and premature ovarian failure.
Is there an association between breast cancer risk and recent childbirth?
A pair of new case-finding strategies may help general practitioners identify and refer patients and survivors of ovarian cancer to genetic counseling and DNA testing.
Gynecologists may be more likely to change their beliefs about ovarian cancer screening when presented with more detailed evidence about screening benefits and harms.
To investigate the association between hormone therapy and carpal tunnel syndrome risk, researchers conducted a secondary analysis of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) hormone therapy trials.
Endometriosis is most common cause of secondary dysmenorrhea, looks different in teens than adults.
Women who undergo surgical menopause have significantly worse sleep quality than those who experience natural menopause.
History of sexual assault and current PTSD also associated with higher risk for menopause symptoms.
Severity of symptoms of vulvovaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women was found to have an impact on quality of life.
A diet high in fruits, vegetables, nuts, and legumes was found to be associated with a lower risk for physical, mental, and genitourinary symptoms of menopause compared with a diet high in fats, meats, desserts, and salts.
State-level reforms and improvements in healthcare practices and institutional attitudes are necessary to improve maternal mortality rates.
Progesterone receptor levels as a biomarker may improve predictability of response to progestin-based therapy for endometriosis.
Early age of menopause development is associated with lower overall life expectancy and fewer years of life without diabetes.
Functional disability progressed more rapidly in postmenopausal compared with premenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis.
Six-month interval associated with greater risk than 18-month interval for women of any age.
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.
Tissue-Selective Estrogen Complex May Benefit Postmenopausal Women With Vaginal Bleeding, Breast DiscomfortNovember 09, 2018
Switching to tissue-selective estrogen complex from hormone therapy may benefit women with breast discomfort or vaginal bleeding.
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.
Preeclampsia seems to be associated with an increased risk for dementia, especially vascular dementia, with a stronger correlation for late-onset disease.
Rates of preterm birth, low-birth weight lower among low-income women.
In-hospital postnatal education about infant pain management at vaccinations leads to more frequent use of pain relief interventions