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  • woman's
  • The tool uses a woman's personal medical and reproductive history and the history of breast cancer among her first-degree relatives (mother, sisters, daughters) to estimate absolute breast cancer risk-her chance or probability of developing invasive breast cancer in a defined age interval. (cancer.gov)
  • However, chemotherapy has side effects, risks and temporarily reduces a woman's quality of life. (cochrane.org)
  • tumours
  • The largest study to date on the risks of mobile phone use, the 2010 Interphone study, found no raised risk of brain tumours among those who regularly used mobiles. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • estimates
  • Because data on American Indian/Alaska Native women are limited, their risk estimates are partly based on data for white women and may be inaccurate. (cancer.gov)
  • In fact, some women who do not develop breast cancer have higher risk estimates than some women who do develop breast cancer. (cancer.gov)
  • Data from the MYRBS provide accurate estimates of the prevalence of risk behaviors among public high school students in the Commonwealth, and are used to determine statewide changes in the prevalence of these behaviors over time. (mass.edu)
  • Some studies have suggested that its risk estimates are accurate. (mdcalc.com)
  • infants
  • The surgical procedure poses short- and long-term health risks to mothers and infants, and a scarred uterus poses risks to all future pregnancies and deliveries. (motherfriendly.org)
  • Randomised trial of a parent-mediated intervention for infants at high risk for autism: longitudinal outcomes to age 3 years. (nih.gov)
  • Fifty-four infants (28 intervention, 26 nonintervention) at familial risk of autism but not otherwise selected for developmental atypicality were assessed at 9-month baseline, 15-month treatment endpoint, and 27- and 39-month follow-up. (nih.gov)
  • Follow-up to 3 years of the first RCT of a very early social communication intervention for infants at familial risk of developing autism has shown a treatment effect, extending 24 months after intervention end, to reduce the overall severity of autism prodromal symptoms and enhance parent-child dyadic social communication over this period. (nih.gov)
  • ovarian cancer
  • The National Cancer Institute (NCI) adds that women who have had breast cancer, and those who are at increased risk due to a family history of breast or ovarian cancer, should seek expert medical advice about whether they should begin screening before age 40 and the need for other types of screening. (radiologyinfo.org)
  • Oophorectomy is not the preferred method of prophylaxis from breast or ovarian cancer for every woman, as the potential risks are significant and must be weighed up against the benefits. (news-medical.net)
  • mortality
  • The study objective is to demonstrate that the safety and effectiveness of the Medtronic TAVR system as measured by rates of all-cause mortality or disabling stroke at two years is noninferior to SAVR in the treatment of severe aortic stenosis in subjects who have a low predicted risk of operative mortality for SAVR. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • higher risk
  • The comparison found a higher risk among those who used their phone intensively, especially those who used it for their work, such as in the sales industry. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • Taking some medications, heavy drinking, and smoking can also put you at higher risk. (webmd.com)
  • high
  • If you are at high risk for breast cancer, you may need to obtain a breast MRI in addition to your annual mammogram. (radiologyinfo.org)
  • This is a hereditary condition in which people have a very high risk of developing tumors of 3 glands: the pituitary, parathyroid, and pancreas. (cancer.org)
  • They also have a high risk of a number of different types of tumors, including pituitary tumors. (cancer.org)
  • Homeless people are at high risk for illness and have higher death rates than the general population. (cmaj.ca)
  • The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (Department) - in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) - conducts the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) in randomly selected public high schools in every odd-numbered year. (mass.edu)
  • Aspirin has long been recommended for patients already known to suffer from heart conditions and those at high risk of stroke, with evidence indicating its blood-thinning qualities render the risk of side-effects worthwhile . (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The only exception to this is women who carry high-risk BRCA gene mutations. (news-medical.net)
  • prevention
  • This document seeks to establish guidance for the evaluation and management of patients with rUTIs to prevent inappropriate use of antibiotics, decrease the risk of antibiotic resistance, reduce adverse effects of antibiotic use, provide guidance on antibiotic and non-antibiotic strategies for prevention, and improve clinical outcomes and quality of life for women with rUTIs by reducing recurrence of UTI events. (auanet.org)
  • The data are important for planning health education and risk prevention programs. (mass.edu)
  • factor
  • A risk factor is anything that changes a person's chance of getting a disease. (cancer.org)
  • But having a risk factor, or even many risk factors, does not mean that you will get the disease. (cancer.org)
  • In studies from a total of 7 cities, the risk of death among homeless women was greater than that among women in the general population by a factor of 4.6 to 31.2 in the younger age group and 1.0 to 2.0 in the older age group. (cmaj.ca)
  • mothers
  • The PLLR requires changes to the content and format for information presented in prescription drug labeling in the Physician Labeling Rule (PLR) format to assist health care providers in assessing benefit versus risk and in subsequent counseling of pregnant women and nursing mothers who need to take medication, thus allowing them to make informed and educated decisions for themselves and their children. (fda.gov)
  • decrease
  • Specifically a 34 and 76 percent decrease in risk was observed for post-menopausal breast cancer and all lymphomas respectively among frequent organic food consumers compared to consumers with a low organic food consumption frequency. (newsweek.com)
  • potential
  • Aim 3 was to utilize our interactive, customized portal as a risk communication tool by allowing residents to educate themselves as to the potential risks from industrial sources in close proximity to their community. (mdpi.com)
  • Whilst there are several reasons that the surgical removal of all or part of the ovaries may be indicated to benefit a woman, it is important that potential risks are considered. (news-medical.net)
  • severe
  • People who experienced moderate, severe and repeated TBIs were at the greatest risk, and overall, the odds of a dementia diagnosis decreased over time. (reuters.com)
  • diet
  • A large-scale study has found a link between eating a diet based on organic food and having a reduced risk of cancer. (newsweek.com)
  • Elina Hypponen from the South Australian Healh & Medical Research Institute, who was not involved in the paper, said in a statement: "This is certainly a thought-provoking study, and it could suggest that choosing organic products as a part of an overall healthy diet might help to reduce cancer risk. (newsweek.com)
  • found
  • In the current study, researchers found that overall, the risk of dementia was increased by about 80 percent during an average 15-year follow-up period after a traumatic brain injury. (reuters.com)
  • Health
  • The Massachusetts YRBS (MYRBS) focuses on the major risk behaviors that threaten the health and safety of young people. (mass.edu)
  • Reuters Health) - During the first year after a traumatic brain injury (TBI), the risk of developing dementia rises four- to six-fold, according to a large Swedish study that followed millions of people age 50 or older for decades. (reuters.com)
  • bones
  • Slideshow: Avoiding Bad Bone Risks Eating salty foods, drinking too much soda, and spending most of your time indoors are among habits that are bad for your bones. (webmd.com)
  • cancer risk
  • This document explains the Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme (PCRMP), PSA testing and evidence against a national screening programme. (www.gov.uk)
  • The NHS Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme ( PCRMP ) provides GPs and primary care professionals with information to counsel asymptomatic men aged 50 and over who ask about prostate specific antigen ( PSA ) testing for prostate cancer. (www.gov.uk)
  • 29 March 2016 This detailed guide has been updated due to the publication of the revised edition of the Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme in March 2016. (www.gov.uk)
  • However, few studies have examined the association of organic food consumption with cancer risk. (newsweek.com)
  • Exposure
  • Among the environmental risks for cancer, there are growing concerns about exposure to different types of pesticides from farming. (newsweek.com)
  • researchers
  • To assess associations between cannabis use and change in risk for incident nonmedical prescription opioid use and opioid use disorder at 3 years, researchers analyzed data from wave 1 (2001-2002) and wave 2 (2004-2005) of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions. (healio.com)
  • among
  • Among the study's limitations, the authors note, is that the results are based on observation only, so they cannot prove that TBI causes increased dementia risk. (reuters.com)
  • Patients
  • The ASCVD Risk Calculator is only appropriate for patients without ASCVD and with LDL levels 70-189mg/dL (1.81-4.90 mmol/L). (mdcalc.com)
  • it also provides the "intensity" of statin treatment based on patients' predicted risk levels. (mdcalc.com)
  • women
  • The tool may underestimate risk in black women with previous biopsies and Hispanic women born outside the United States. (cancer.gov)
  • This shows that chemotherapy reduces the risk of recurrent disease, lengthens the duration women have before a metastasis is diagnosed and improves survival rates. (cochrane.org)
  • Women who have their ovaries removed before the age of 45 are particularly prone to this risk and the effect is more prominent (170% risk in comparison to women that retain ovaries). (news-medical.net)
  • Data
  • Trusted regulatory, customer and pricing data, intuitive software, and expert insight and services - benefit from this powerful combination of risk management solutions from the market leader, Thomson Reuters. (thomsonreuters.com)
  • However, many schools and districts choose to conduct or participate in local surveys to gather data about the risk behaviors of their own students. (mass.edu)
  • management
  • IFAC believes that establishing an integrated and effective system of governance, risk management, and internal control is desirable for all types of organizations and can make an invaluable contribution to achieving sustained organizational success. (ifac.org)
  • Thomson Reuters Risk Management Solutions - for the trusted answers that help you anticipate, mitigate and act on risk with confidence. (thomsonreuters.com)
  • To help mitigate any risks, we provide a full, end-to-end Know Your Customer management solution, from initial screening and due diligence to on-boarding and training. (thomsonreuters.com)
  • The International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) provides delegates with an essential forum to learn from experts, network and share experiences with peers and colleagues, and get the answers they need to help them mitigate and respond to today's rapidly evolving cyber threat landscape. (icrmc.com)
  • The ASCVD Risk Algorithm is a standardized guideline to predict risk and recommend management strategies for those at risk of ASCVD. (mdcalc.com)
  • study
  • Despite these results, the authors note that the study contains several limitations which mean, at present, no conclusions can be drawn which definitively link eating organic food to having a reduced risk of developing cancer. (newsweek.com)
  • Using a mobile phone for more than half an hour a day over five years can triple the risk of developing certain types of brain cancer, a French study suggests. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • It is difficult to define a level of risk, if any, especially as mobile phone technology is constantly evolving," the study conceded. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • types
  • Pituitary tumors can be a part of a syndrome that includes an increased risk of other types of tumors. (cancer.org)
  • Results
  • The results demonstrated that eight metals (As, Cd, Cu, Pb, Mo, Se, Tl, Zn) occurred at statistically-significantly greater levels than natural background levels, but most were below risk-based residential soil screening levels. (mdpi.com)
  • Results were conveyed to residents via an educational, risk-communication informational card. (mdpi.com)
  • disease
  • Administration of varicella vaccine before the age of 15 months, and the prescription of oral steroids, may be associated with a slightly increased risk of breakthrough disease. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • lung
  • They are at risk for lung cancer and other diseases caused by secondhand smoke . (cancer.org)
  • People with emphysema are at risk for many other problems linked to weak lung function, including pneumonia. (cancer.org)
  • people
  • Though science has suggested that people who are overweight or obese might be at increased risk. (cancer.org)
  • During the first year after a mild head injury, the risk of developing dementia was 3.52 times higher than for people who had no TBI. (reuters.com)
  • However
  • However, those individuals who ate the most organic food had a 25 percent reduced risk of developing cancer. (newsweek.com)
  • report
  • It is interesting that you report on the risk of hydrogen-fuelled vehicles colliding in tunnels (10 November 2007, p 29) . (newscientist.com)
  • important
  • Statins are highly emphasized in the guidelines and recommendations, but lifestyle modifications are likely just as - if not more - important to ASCVD risk. (mdcalc.com)
  • woman
  • Although a woman's risk may be accurately estimated, these predictions do not allow one to say precisely which woman will develop breast cancer. (cancer.gov)