Too Few Female Urologists to Meet Aging Patients' Demand
MONDAY, Aug. 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women prefer to see female urologists, but there are far too few to meet a growing demand, a new study reports.
Is Compromise More Likely When Women Are Part of the Decision?
FRIDAY, Aug. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- When women are part of
a decision-making team, compromise is likely. If it's all up to
men, on the other hand, the "extreme" option will often win.
Could Diet in Pregnancy Raise Child's Odds for ADHD?
THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- An unhealthy diet during pregnancy could influence a child's risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study warns.
Two Genes Might Help Predict Breast Cancer Survival
THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The activity of two
genes may help predict certain breast cancer patients' chances of
survival and guide their treatment, British researchers report.
Calcium Supplements Might Raise Older Women's Dementia Risk
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Taking calcium
supplements with the hope of keeping osteoporosis at bay may raise
an older woman's risk of dementia, a new study suggests.
New Moms' Hair Loss Usually Temporary, Expert Says
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- If you've recently had a baby and think your hair is falling out, don't despair.
Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Taking
antipsychotic medicines in early pregnancy does not significantly
increase the risk of birth defects, a new study finds.
Child Abuse May Shorten Some Women's Lives
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women who suffered
physical or emotional abuse as children often die at a younger age
than other women, a new study suggests.
Meds May Curb Risky Behaviors for Kids With ADHD
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Despite concerns
that the stimulants used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity
disorder (ADHD) might raise the risk of drug abuse, new research
suggests the medications are linked with less risky behaviors in
Injected Drug May Help Fight Osteoporosis in Women
TUESDAY, Aug. 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental drug appears to reduce the risk of bone fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis better than a placebo and the currently available drug, a new study finds.