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  • 1,000
  • In more than 1,000 women participating in the Calcium Intake Fracture Outcome Study in Australia, those who drank at least three cups of tea a day had a 34% lower risk of getting a serious, osteoporosis-related fracture, and a 42% lower risk of getting a hip fracture, compared with women who rarely drank tea. (webmd.com)
  • findings
  • However, she said that false-positive findings are less common in older women. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • Our findings indicate that a substantial portion of women are interested and engaged in sexual activity as they age," said lead author Alison Huang, MD, assistant professor in internal medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. (psychcentral.com)
  • The study findings showed that white women who had died tended to be older, have later-stage disease at diagnosis, received chemotherapy, and were of a higher socioeconomic status. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • This paper reports the findings of a study that explored why a group of older women attending a fitness centre participate in regular exercise activities. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Although further studies are need to determine whether these findings translate into clinically meaningful results, this should be viewed as a reminder that women at higher risk for 25OHD 3 deficiency should consider supplementation with calcium and vitamin D. (medpagetoday.com)
  • But, the findings suggest "it may not be right to simply exclude women over age 64 in high risk communities," Dr. Akers said. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The findings in this study underscore the fact that older women's motivation for obtaining HIV testing is influenced by their knowledge about HIV, perceived risk of contracting the virus, and actual risk status," Dr. Askers and colleagues said. (medpagetoday.com)
  • But simple activities like these may help prolong your life, according to the findings of a new study in older women led by the University at Buffalo. (eurekalert.org)
  • The findings could have implications for national public health guidelines for physical activity for older U.S. women, especially when considering the projected growth of this particular population over the next several decades. (eurekalert.org)
  • The results of this study are consistent with previous findings in studies of older American and Swedish populations, "but the new study adds the interesting results on darker fish. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Gardasil
  • Here's why: as women age, our immune systems are no longer as effective in responding to vaccinations such as Gardasil. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Querying Dr. Google, she learned that condoms are not an effective prevention against HPV but noticed that the Food and Drug Administration had expanded the use of Gardasil 9 to include women up to age 45. (washingtonpost.com)
  • prevalence
  • In these healthy community-dwelling older women, the prevalence of low sexual desire was significantly higher in women who met the diagnostic criteria for metabolic syndrome," explained Susan Trompeter, MD, lead investigator and clinical professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine/Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System. (elsevier.com)
  • In addition, we observed a higher prevalence of dysfunction by FSFI criteria in desire, arousal, orgasm, and satisfaction, comparing sexually active women with metabolic syndrome to those without. (elsevier.com)
  • Only 22% of older women in an area with high HIV prevalence were interested in testing although more than half had risk factors for exposure, reported Aletha Akers, M.D., M.P.H., of the University of Pittsburgh, and colleagues, in the July/August issue of the Journal of Women's Health . (medpagetoday.com)
  • mortality
  • Women who were able to do a half-hour each day of moderate to vigorous activity had a 39 percent lower mortality risk, according to the study, published online ahead of print today in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society . (eurekalert.org)
  • Perhaps most importantly for this population, the mortality benefit was similar among women with high and low functional ability," LaCroix, PhD, said. (eurekalert.org)
  • annual or biennial
  • In the context of annual or biennial screening, HPV vaccination of women aged 35 to 45 years ranged from $116 950 to $272 350 per QALY for cytology with HPV DNA testing for triage of equivocal results and from $193 690 to $381 590 per QALY for combined cytology and HPV DNA testing, depending on age and screening frequency. (nih.gov)
  • The probability of HPV vaccination being cost-effective for women aged 35 to 45 years was 0% with annual or biennial screening and less than 5% with triennial screening, at thresholds considered good value for money. (nih.gov)
  • RCOG
  • The RCOG Women's Network is leading a project on the health of older women which aims to support the provision of information that women need to lead healthy lives post-menopause. (rcog.org.uk)
  • As the RCOG is a provider of health information for women , the Women's Network believes it is important the College is well informed about the information needs of women at this stage of their lives. (rcog.org.uk)
  • This page provides information about the results of the RCOG Women's Network survey on the health information needs of older women in the UK. (rcog.org.uk)
  • As a trusted and reliable source of online information, the RCOG should further promote itself as an information resource for women. (rcog.org.uk)
  • As a result of this work the RCOG and its Women's Network , alongside its partner organisations listed above, have developed an information hub for women around the menopause and health in later life . (rcog.org.uk)
  • vaccination
  • Then I moved to the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology website to see what it said about HPV vaccination for older women. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Cost-effectiveness of human papillomavirus vaccination and cervical cancer screening in women older than 30 years in the United States. (nih.gov)
  • To assess the health and economic outcomes of HPV vaccination in older U.S. women. (nih.gov)
  • Given currently available information, the effectiveness of HPV vaccination for women older than 30 years who are screened seems to be small. (nih.gov)
  • found
  • The Baylor team found that most cases of unsuccessfully treated hypertension occurred in patients 65 or older. (latimes.com)
  • They found that women with metabolic syndrome reported low sexual satisfaction, decreased desire, and diminished sexual activity. (elsevier.com)
  • especially
  • This requires that health providers perform HIV risk assessments and recommend HIV testing for at-risk older women, especially those residing in high-risk communities," they concluded. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Regulating processes to control securin levels in the two division of the egg or controlling the protein that securin regulates known as separase are ways to improve fertility in older women, especially since more women are waiting to have their first baby. (upi.com)
  • Many of those targeted are women, especially women in their 50s and 60s, often retired and living alone, who say that the email and phone wooing forms a bond that may not be physical but that is intense and enveloping. (nytimes.com)
  • recommendation
  • In December 2010, the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women reaffirmed the need to address the concerns and rights of older women with the introduction of General Recommendation 27 on older women and protection of their human rights. (com.pk)
  • outcomes
  • Multiple pregnancies and poor support in childbirth compounded with disadvantage and inequalities in early life such as lack of access to health care, inadequate nutrition, schooling and lower income levels, contribute to poor health outcomes for many women in countries like Pakistan. (com.pk)
  • Metabolic syndrome in women may be more closely related to coronary artery disease than other cardiovascular outcomes," noted Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, MD, corresponding author and Distinguished Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health at UC San Diego School of Medicine. (elsevier.com)
  • menopause
  • It is predicted that by 2030 a third of women will be living half their lives post-menopause. (rcog.org.uk)
  • This survey is part of our project aiming to support the provision of information that women need to lead healthy lives post-menopause. (rcog.org.uk)
  • cancer
  • It's easy to detect a cancer earlier in older women because breast density is not an issue," Malmgren said. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • With respect to Paulette, the woman in the New York Times article--could her cancer have been prevented or caught earlier? (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The National Cancer Institute estimated that 5,260 patients would be diagnosed with anal cancer in 2010, and that 720 men and women would die of the disease. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Vulvar cancer is one of the least well-known cancers of the female reproductive system. (empowher.com)
  • Abnormally high levels of CDC25A have been reported in other female cancers of the breast and ovary, as well as in esophageal, hepatocellular, and colorectal cancer. (empowher.com)
  • While most women clear their infections within 12 to 24 months, a small percentage go on to develop cervical precancers or cancers - which is why cervical cancer screening is important. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Women older than 30 years are the main beneficiaries of improved cervical cancer screening with human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA testing. (nih.gov)
  • Additionally
  • Additionally, BLS predicts that twice as many women over 55 will be in the labor force as women ages 16-24, Quartz reports. (aarp.org)
  • Additionally, women with low sexual activity were more likely to have coronary artery disease. (elsevier.com)
  • ages
  • will partner with Cambridge Health Alliance and other organizations serving older individuals, to implement a project designed to combat opioid use and misuse among women ages 55+in Cambridge and Somerville. (idealist.org)
  • Women over age 30 (i.e., ages 35, 40, or 45) who participate in the U.S. screening program are faced with the decision to get vaccinated or continue with screening only. (nih.gov)
  • Women of all ages often question the benefits of strength training. (selfimprovement.ch)
  • population
  • The U.S. population is becoming increasingly diverse and older, as the first wave of baby boomers is turning 65 years old. (psychcentral.com)
  • Prepare for and appear on local access cable shows at least twice a year to discuss the risks of opioid use for this population of older women. (idealist.org)
  • Older women are one of the most inactive groups in the population despite being at an age where they are at greater risk of health problems. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Islamabad: Women over the age of 50 account for 22 per cent of the world's female population. (com.pk)
  • countries around the world are developing new laws and policies to facilitate their older population and meet the challenges of population ageing. (com.pk)
  • among older women
  • and disseminating information to inform partners and the general public about the risks of opioid use and misuse among older women. (idealist.org)
  • There is a need among older women for more knowledge about the symptoms and treatment options for the main health conditions that affect them. (rcog.org.uk)
  • 1995
  • Yet data sets both confirm and reinforce the exclusion of older women, who are not being counted despite the 1995 Beijing Declaration providing a clear mandate for their inclusion. (com.pk)
  • reproductive
  • The challenges that older women face were referenced in eight places as follows: health concerns, reproductive and sexual health issues, laws against gender discrimination in the workplace, policies and programmes on HIV/AIDS as well as information, programmes and services to assist women to understand and adapt to the changes associated with ageing. (com.pk)
  • important
  • Almost three-quarters thought the seven conditions were the most important ones affecting older women. (rcog.org.uk)
  • The hub brings together reliable information around topics identified by women as being important at this stage of life to support self-care and conversations with healthcare professionals. (rcog.org.uk)
  • Securin is important for both egg divisions but in old eggs, it appears that there is insufficient securin remaining to ensure meiosis II takes place normally. (upi.com)
  • believes
  • While welcoming the focus on women and girls as a global development priority, HelpAge International Pakistan believes older women fall within an unwitting but serious blind spot. (com.pk)
  • moderate
  • African-American women were more likely than white women to report at least moderate desire but less likely to report weekly sexual activity, and sexually active Latinas were more likely than white women to report at least moderate sexual satisfaction. (psychcentral.com)
  • Likewise, the third of all women who were uninterested despite having moderate- or high-risk factors were more likely to be older ( P =0.006) and African-American ( P =0.004). (medpagetoday.com)
  • reside
  • In a traditional system of exogamous and patrilocal marriage prevalent in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, when she marries, a rural woman typically leaves her kin to reside with her husband living outside her natal village. (repec.org)
  • percentage
  • Countering earlier trends of older women not participating in the workforce, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) now projects that by 2024, women over 65 will make up roughly the same percentage of the female workforce as older men do of the male workforce. (aarp.org)
  • sexually
  • More than one quarter of women aged 65 years or older remained moderately or highly interested in sex, and more than one third of women in this age group had been sexually active in the past three months. (psychcentral.com)
  • Among sexually inactive women in the entire group, the most common reason was lack of interest in sex (39 percent), followed by lack of a partner (36 percent), physical problem of partner (23 percent) and lack of interest by partner (11 percent). (psychcentral.com)
  • and women who had suffered a heart attack, had a coronary artery bypass, or angina were also less sexually active. (elsevier.com)
  • bone
  • The team reported in the Aug. 15 Journal of the American Medical Assn. that women receiving either of the hormones had a 3.9% increase in bone density in the lumbar spine after only nine months and a 1.8% increase in density in their femurs. (latimes.com)
  • likely
  • Unless a mature female cat is spayed early (prior to attaining puberty) or kept housed in a strictly indoors environment well away from male cats, it is very likely that she will become pregnant at some stage in her life. (amazonaws.com)
  • Women were least likely to go to their GP about incontinence or problems with sexual relations. (rcog.org.uk)
  • In multivariate analysis, women who had no interest in HIV screening but had never been tested were more likely to be older ( P =0.038), be African-American ( P =0.023), and perceive themselves at low risk ( P =0.020). (medpagetoday.com)
  • Since a village that allows a widow to inherit her late husband's land can provide her with old age security, single females living outside the village are more likely to marry into the village. (repec.org)
  • cervical
  • In an article in the New York Times earlier this month , Roni Caryn Rabin wrote about a 51-year-old mother of three children who had been treated for cervical dysplasia (pre-cancerous cells usually caused by HPV) in her 20s. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The anal pap test is similar to the cervical pap test for women. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • recommends
  • The U. S. National Library of Medicine's MedlinePlus website recommends that women consult a doctor if they notice a lump in the vulva, itching or tenderness in the vulva, or genital bleeding unrelated to the menstrual period. (empowher.com)
  • studies
  • Past studies have suggested that sexual dysfunction in women is more closely related to psychosocial factors such as depression and marital status than to any physical cause. (elsevier.com)
  • After all, studies show that most women get exposed to at least one strain of HPV within a couple of years after first having sex and that the likelihood of exposure increases with each sexual partner. (washingtonpost.com)
  • At first, Hellebrand envisioned frame-filling black-and-white studies of old women's bodies - building upon an earlier project that zoomed in on old women's eyes and mouths. (philly.com)
  • common
  • There's a common misconception that as women age, they lose interest in sex due to their own physical problems. (psychcentral.com)
  • and that pelvic inflammatory disease is the most common cause of admission by older women at tertiary level facilities in Punjab. (com.pk)