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  • April 15, 2019 9:40 AM | Deleted user

    April 15, 2019, MedPage Today OB/GYN Update  

    Women ages 50 to 74 at average risk for breast cancer should undergo screening mammography every other year, according to the latest guidance from the American College of Physicians (ACP), recommendations that were met with immediate pushback from the radiology community. 

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  • April 12, 2019 10:51 AM | Deleted user

    April 12, 2019, Infectious Disease News via Healio  

    The IV formulation of fosfomycin was found to be effective in treating complicated UTIs, including acute pyelonephritis, compared with IV piperacillin-tazobactam, according to research published in Clinical Infectious Diseases

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  • April 10, 2019 9:48 AM | Deleted user

    April 10, 2019, MedPage Today

    WASHINGTON -- The FDA approved romosozumab (Evenity) for osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk for fracture, the agency announced Tuesday

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  • April 10, 2019 9:44 AM | Deleted user

    April 10, 2019, University of Western Ontario, via Medical Xpress 

    New technology developed at Western University is providing an improved way for radiation oncologists to deliver treatment to women with gynaecological cancers, including vaginal, cervical, and uterine cancer. 

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  • April 10, 2019 8:38 AM | Deleted user

    April 10, 2019, Primary Care Today

    The "simple, non-invasive" Congo Red Dot Paper Test detected preeclampsia in 3 minutes, significantly faster than the current gold standard, according to findings recently published in EClinical Medicine.

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  • April 08, 2019 9:42 AM | Deleted user

    April 8, 2019, MedPage Today 

    Within the 5 years following a diagnosis for stage I or II breast cancer, 21% of patients stop seeing physicians for follow-up care, according to a study in the Journal of Oncology Practice

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  • April 02, 2019 3:34 PM | Deleted user

    April 2, 2019, MedPage Today 

    Total deaths for women with HIV and their children are projected to be lower with dolutegravir-based (Tivicay) antiretroviral therapy (ART) versus efavirenz-based (Sustiva) ART, a model-based analysis found. 

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  • March 29, 2019 8:27 AM | Deleted user

    March 29, 2019, HealthDay News 

    A new study suggests that the fewer menstrual periods a woman has in her lifetime, the higher her risk of dementia — though the reasons, for now, are unclear. The study was based on close to 16,000 women. It found that those who started having periods at age 16 or later were more likely to develop dementia than women who started menstruating at a more typical age. The same was true of women who went through menopause relatively early. 

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  • March 28, 2019 8:44 AM | Deleted user

    March 28, 2019, Oncology Nursing News 

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced March 27 that it is working to update mammography regulations, expanding the amount of information that mammography facilities must give patients and healthcare professionals. In turn, this would result in more informed decision-making — especially when it comes to breast cancer diagnoses. 

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  • March 27, 2019 8:06 AM | Deleted user

    March 27, 2019, MedPage Today

    NEW ORLEANS -- Walking downhill on a treadmill within an hour after eating produced a large osteogenic response in postmenopausal women with diabetes -- an effect not seen with uphill walking, a researcher said here.

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