Fertility Tests May Not Gauge Biological Clock – WebMD

By Karen Pallarito HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Women in their 30s and early 40s who want to know whether their biological clocks are running out should skip fertility testing, a new study suggests. Fertility clinics commonly use blood and urine tests to assess the quantity and quality of eggs remaining …

Exhibit Reveals 'Undefinable' Nature of Women's Health in America – Chicago Tonight | WTTW

“Is It Mine?” by Caren Helene Rudman (Courtesy of Caren Helene Rudman) “Beneath the Sheltering Wings” by Caren Helene Rudman (Courtesy of Caren Helene Rudman) “Holding Court” by Bert Leveille (Courtesy of Caren Helene Rudman) “DNA” by Bert Leveille (Courtesy of Caren Helene Rudman) “Broken Silence” by Bert Leveille (Courtesy of Caren Helene Rudman) “Dead …

The Chronicle – The Chronicle

The ChronicleThe ChronicleBy Elizabeth Valentin In Trump's newest assault on health care, he provides employers with the right to deny employers to provide insurance for contraception for women. This comes in the form of reducing the woman's ability to obtain birth control … Source link

Woman describes ordeal of late-term abortion targeted in bill – Redding Record Searchlight

Medical professional(Photo: Saklakova, Getty Images/iStockphoto) Morgan Kennedy was more than five months into her pregnancy and had readied a room for her second daughter Emerald, whose ultrasound pictures she had posted all over her kitchen refrigerator. But Thanksgiving morning of 2013, Kennedy received devastating news following an anatomy scan — Emerald would be born with …

Woman Nearly Dies After Botched Abortion | The Daily Caller – The Daily Caller

Health   Moving Ambulance (Getty Images)     Pinterest  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp A woman nearly died in California Tuesday after her second trimester abortion went horribly wrong. The 23-year old unidentified woman went to FPA Women’s Health abortion clinic in Bakersfield, Calif. for the procedure when she was four months pregnant, putting her faith in a …

Women's Health Product Roundup – HME Business (press release) (blog)

Women’s Health Women’s Health Product Roundup Women’s health requires a commitment to understanding women’s unique product needs. We look at some recent offerings on the market. By Joseph Duffy Oct 01, 2017 Serving women’s health requires a commitment to understanding women’s unique product needs. To do this successfully, HME providers must be well educated on …

Stopping Aspirin Tied to Spike in Health Risks – WebMD

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People who stop following their doctor’s advice to take a daily aspirin may see their risk of heart attack and stroke quickly rise, a new study suggests. Low-dose aspirin is a standard therapy for people at increased risk of a heart attack or …

Women's Health and Wellness featured at John A. Logan – WSIL TV

CARTVERVILLE — Women for Health and Wellness held its annual Southern Illinois Women’s Health Conference at John A. Logan College Saturday morning, promoting healthy lifestyles and choices for women of all ages. At the conference, women could be screened for a number of blood and health issues, including heart disease and high blood pressure, and …

Experts Cautious On Flu Vaccine/Miscarriages Study – WebMD

Sept. 13, 2017 — A study that appears to connect flu vaccination during pregnancy and miscarriages should be viewed with caution, experts say.   Researchers found that 17 of 485 miscarriages they studied involved women who had two consecutive annual flu shots that included protection against swine flu, the Associated Press reported.   However, vaccine …