Women

Women

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Discover breakthrough women's health secrets, natural cures, and more!

Better Detection

Better Detection

Mammography plus ultrasound helps detect small cancers in dense breast tissue, which occurs in almost half of women. In the densest breast tissue, mammograms alone detect less than half of all invasive tumors. Adding ultrasound raises the detection rate to 97%....

Signs of Breast Cancer

Signs of Breast Cancer

A newly developed lump in the breast is the 6.most common sign of breast cancer, but other red flags include... Thickened,...

Phantom Risk

Phantom Risk

A dangerous heart disorder often does not show up on an angiogram. Recent study: At least half of women with chest pain...

Breast Cancer Disguise

Breast Cancer Disguise

Breast cancer may look like a skin irritation. This rare type of cancer is known as Paget's disease of the breast. Symptoms...

Post-Cancer Fertility

Post-Cancer Fertility

Breast cancer survivors may be able to preserve their ability to have children. Chemotherapy often leaves ovaries unable to produce eggs, and...

Cancer Fighter

Cancer Fighter

Drug fights aggressive breast cancer. Herceptin (trastuzumab), a treatment for advanced cases of HER2-positive breast cancer, is highly effective in preventing recurrences....

Better Injections

Better Injections

Some drugs and vaccines are designed to be injected into the gluteal (buttock) muscles, where they are absorbed into the bloodstream. In...

PMS Help

PMS Help

Prevent premenstrual syndrome (PMS) with vitamin D and calcium. Recent finding: Women who had about four servings a day of skim or...

Trying to Stop Hormone Therapy?

Trying to Stop Hormone Therapy?

Stopping abruptly after menopause results in more hot flashes within the first three months than stopping gradually. Gradual stopping—reducing the dose...

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