Human females as cultural, psychological, sociological, political, and economic entities.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.
Women who are physically and mentally abused over an extended period, usually by a husband or other dominant male figure. Characteristics of the battered woman syndrome are helplessness, constant fear, and a perceived inability to escape. (From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 3d ed)
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The rights of women to equal status pertaining to social, economic, and educational opportunities afforded by society.
The physiological period following the MENOPAUSE, the permanent cessation of the menstrual life.
Women who are engaged in gainful activities usually outside the home.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Women licensed to practice medicine.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The co-occurrence of pregnancy and an INFECTION. The infection may precede or follow FERTILIZATION.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The last menstrual period. Permanent cessation of menses (MENSTRUATION) is usually defined after 6 to 12 months of AMENORRHEA in a woman over 45 years of age. In the United States, menopause generally occurs in women between 48 and 55 years of age.
The number of offspring a female has borne. It is contrasted with GRAVIDITY, which refers to the number of pregnancies, regardless of outcome.
The period before MENOPAUSE. In premenopausal women, the climacteric transition from full sexual maturity to cessation of ovarian cycle takes place between the age of late thirty and early fifty.
Results of conception and ensuing pregnancy, including LIVE BIRTH; STILLBIRTH; SPONTANEOUS ABORTION; INDUCED ABORTION. The outcome may follow natural or artificial insemination or any of the various ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES, such as EMBRYO TRANSFER or FERTILIZATION IN VITRO.
An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Care provided the pregnant woman in order to prevent complications, and decrease the incidence of maternal and prenatal mortality.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Collection of pooled secretions of the posterior vaginal fornix for cytologic examination.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERINE CERVIX.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
In females, the period that is shortly after giving birth (PARTURITION).
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Radiographic examination of the breast.
Diminished or absent ability of a female to achieve conception.
The genital canal in the female, extending from the UTERUS to the VULVA. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Those characteristics that distinguish one SEX from the other. The primary sex characteristics are the OVARIES and TESTES and their related hormones. Secondary sex characteristics are those which are masculine or feminine but not directly related to reproduction.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
A complex disorder characterized by infertility, HIRSUTISM; OBESITY; and various menstrual disturbances such as OLIGOMENORRHEA; AMENORRHEA; ANOVULATION. Polycystic ovary syndrome is usually associated with bilateral enlarged ovaries studded with atretic follicles, not with cysts. The term, polycystic ovary, is misleading.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
The neck portion of the UTERUS between the lower isthmus and the VAGINA forming the cervical canal.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
The periodic shedding of the ENDOMETRIUM and associated menstrual bleeding in the MENSTRUAL CYCLE of humans and primates. Menstruation is due to the decline in circulating PROGESTERONE, and occurs at the late LUTEAL PHASE when LUTEOLYSIS of the CORPUS LUTEUM takes place.
Metabolic disorder associated with fractures of the femoral neck, vertebrae, and distal forearm. It occurs commonly in women within 15-20 years after menopause, and is caused by factors associated with menopause including estrogen deficiency.
Compounds, usually hormonal, taken orally in order to block ovulation and prevent the occurrence of pregnancy. The hormones are generally estrogen or progesterone or both.
The last third of a human PREGNANCY, from the beginning of the 29th through the 42nd completed week (197 to 294 days) of gestation.
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Deliberate severe and repeated injury to one domestic partner by the other.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
A complication of PREGNANCY, characterized by a complex of symptoms including maternal HYPERTENSION and PROTEINURIA with or without pathological EDEMA. Symptoms may range between mild and severe. Pre-eclampsia usually occurs after the 20th week of gestation, but may develop before this time in the presence of trophoblastic disease.
Expulsion of the product of FERTILIZATION before completing the term of GESTATION and without deliberate interference.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Cytological preparation of cells collected from a mucosal surface and stained with Papanicolaou stain.
Neoplasms of the skin and mucous membranes caused by papillomaviruses. They are usually benign but some have a high risk for malignant progression.
Delivery of the FETUS and PLACENTA under the care of an obstetrician or a health worker. Obstetric deliveries may involve physical, psychological, medical, or surgical interventions.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Intentional removal of a fetus from the uterus by any of a number of techniques. (POPLINE, 1978)
The amount of mineral per square centimeter of BONE. This is the definition used in clinical practice. Actual bone density would be expressed in grams per milliliter. It is most frequently measured by X-RAY ABSORPTIOMETRY or TOMOGRAPHY, X RAY COMPUTED. Bone density is an important predictor for OSTEOPOROSIS.
Prevention of CONCEPTION by blocking fertility temporarily, or permanently (STERILIZATION, REPRODUCTIVE). Common means of reversible contraception include NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING METHODS; CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS; or CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES.
Extraction of the FETUS by means of abdominal HYSTEROTOMY.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from one generation to another. It includes transmission in utero or intrapartum by exposure to blood and secretions, and postpartum exposure via breastfeeding.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
A range of values for a variable of interest, e.g., a rate, constructed so that this range has a specified probability of including the true value of the variable.
A condition in which functional endometrial tissue is present outside the UTERUS. It is often confined to the PELVIS involving the OVARY, the ligaments, cul-de-sac, and the uterovesical peritoneum.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
The co-occurrence of pregnancy and a cardiovascular disease. The disease may precede or follow FERTILIZATION and it may or may not have a deleterious effect on the pregnant woman or FETUS.
Compounds that interact with ESTROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of ESTRADIOL. Estrogens stimulate the female reproductive organs, and the development of secondary female SEX CHARACTERISTICS. Estrogenic chemicals include natural, synthetic, steroidal, or non-steroidal compounds.
Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.
A demographic parameter indicating a person's status with respect to marriage, divorce, widowhood, singleness, etc.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Chemical substances or agents with contraceptive activity in females. Use for female contraceptive agents in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Diabetes mellitus induced by PREGNANCY but resolved at the end of pregnancy. It does not include previously diagnosed diabetics who become pregnant (PREGNANCY IN DIABETICS). Gestational diabetes usually develops in late pregnancy when insulin antagonistic hormones peaks leading to INSULIN RESISTANCE; GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; and HYPERGLYCEMIA.
The social institution involving legal and/or religious sanction whereby individuals are joined together.
Behavior patterns of those practicing CONTRACEPTION.
The transitional period before and after MENOPAUSE. Perimenopausal symptoms are associated with irregular MENSTRUAL CYCLE and widely fluctuated hormone levels. They may appear 6 years before menopause and subside 2 to 5 years after menopause.
The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.
Polymicrobial, nonspecific vaginitis associated with positive cultures of Gardnerella vaginalis and other anaerobic organisms and a decrease in lactobacilli. It remains unclear whether the initial pathogenic event is caused by the growth of anaerobes or a primary decrease in lactobacilli.
Statistical models used in survival analysis that assert that the effect of the study factors on the hazard rate in the study population is multiplicative and does not change over time.
Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.
Variations of menstruation which may be indicative of disease.
The 17-beta-isomer of estradiol, an aromatized C18 steroid with hydroxyl group at 3-beta- and 17-beta-position. Estradiol-17-beta is the most potent form of mammalian estrogenic steroids.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
The co-occurrence of pregnancy and parasitic diseases. The parasitic infection may precede or follow FERTILIZATION.
The age of the mother in PREGNANCY.
Health care programs or services designed to assist individuals in the planning of family size. Various methods of CONTRACEPTION can be used to control the number and timing of childbirths.
The middle third of a human PREGNANCY, from the beginning of the 15th through the 28th completed week (99 to 196 days) of gestation.
Measurable and quantifiable biological parameters (e.g., specific enzyme concentration, specific hormone concentration, specific gene phenotype distribution in a population, presence of biological substances) which serve as indices for health- and physiology-related assessments, such as disease risk, psychiatric disorders, environmental exposure and its effects, disease diagnosis, metabolic processes, substance abuse, pregnancy, cell line development, epidemiologic studies, etc.
The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.
A malignancy arising in uterine cervical epithelium and confined thereto, representing a continuum of histological changes ranging from well-differentiated CIN 1 (formerly, mild dysplasia) to severe dysplasia/carcinoma in situ, CIN 3. The lesion arises at the squamocolumnar cell junction at the transformation zone of the endocervical canal, with a variable tendency to develop invasive epidermoid carcinoma, a tendency that is enhanced by concomitant human papillomaviral infection. (Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.
A sudden, temporary sensation of heat predominantly experienced by some women during MENOPAUSE. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.
The nursing of an infant at the breast.
Disorders or diseases associated with PUERPERIUM, the six-to-eight-week period immediately after PARTURITION in humans.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Oral contraceptives which owe their effectiveness to hormonal preparations.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
Physiologic period, characterized by endocrine, somatic, and psychic changes with the termination of ovarian function in the female. It may also accompany the normal diminution of sexual activity in the male.
The process of giving birth to one or more offspring.
Pathological conditions involving the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM including the HEART; the BLOOD VESSELS; or the PERICARDIUM.
The three approximately equal periods of a normal human PREGNANCY. Each trimester is about three months or 13 to 14 weeks in duration depending on the designation of the first day of gestation.
Methods to identify and characterize cancer in the early stages of disease and predict tumor behavior.
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Involuntary loss of URINE, such as leaking of urine. It is a symptom of various underlying pathological processes. Major types of incontinence include URINARY URGE INCONTINENCE and URINARY STRESS INCONTINENCE.
Bleeding from blood vessels in the UTERUS, sometimes manifested as vaginal bleeding.
The care provided to women and their NEWBORNS for the first few months following CHILDBIRTH.
Absence of menstruation.
The beginning third of a human PREGNANCY, from the first day of the last normal menstrual period (MENSTRUATION) through the completion of 14 weeks (98 days) of gestation.
The relative amounts of various components in the body, such as percentage of body fat.
A family of small, non-enveloped DNA viruses infecting birds and most mammals, especially humans. They are grouped into multiple genera, but the viruses are highly host-species specific and tissue-restricted. They are commonly divided into hundreds of papillomavirus "types", each with specific gene function and gene control regions, despite sequence homology. Human papillomaviruses are found in the genera ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; BETAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; GAMMAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; and MUPAPILLOMAVIRUS.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
An organized and comprehensive program of health care that identifies and reduces a woman's reproductive risks before conception through risk assessment, health promotion, and interventions. Preconception care programs may be designed to include the male partner in providing counseling and educational information in preparation for fatherhood, such as genetic counseling and testing, financial and family planning, etc. This concept is different from PRENATAL CARE, which occurs during pregnancy.
A noninvasive method for assessing BODY COMPOSITION. It is based on the differential absorption of X-RAYS (or GAMMA RAYS) by different tissues such as bone, fat and other soft tissues. The source of (X-ray or gamma-ray) photon beam is generated either from radioisotopes such as GADOLINIUM 153, IODINE 125, or Americanium 241 which emit GAMMA RAYS in the appropriate range; or from an X-ray tube which produces X-RAYS in the desired range. It is primarily used for quantitating BONE MINERAL CONTENT, especially for the diagnosis of OSTEOPOROSIS, and also in measuring BONE MINERALIZATION.
Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.
Female parents, human or animal.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.
Products in capsule, tablet or liquid form that provide dietary ingredients, and that are intended to be taken by mouth to increase the intake of nutrients. Dietary supplements can include macronutrients, such as proteins, carbohydrates, and fats; and/or MICRONUTRIENTS, such as VITAMINS; MINERALS; and PHYTOCHEMICALS.
The number of pregnancies, complete or incomplete, experienced by a female. It is different from PARITY, which is the number of offspring borne. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Pregnancy in which the mother and/or FETUS are at greater than normal risk of MORBIDITY or MORTALITY. Causes include inadequate PRENATAL CARE, previous obstetrical history (ABORTION, SPONTANEOUS), pre-existing maternal disease, pregnancy-induced disease (GESTATIONAL HYPERTENSION), and MULTIPLE PREGNANCY, as well as advanced maternal age above 35.
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the mother.
Human behavior or decision related to REPRODUCTION.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
The co-occurrence of pregnancy and a blood disease (HEMATOLOGIC DISEASES) which involves BLOOD CELLS or COAGULATION FACTORS. The hematologic disease may precede or follow FERTILIZATION and it may or may not have a deleterious effect on the pregnant woman or FETUS.
A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.
The capacity to conceive or to induce conception. It may refer to either the male or female.
Pathological processes involving the female reproductive tract (GENITALIA, FEMALE).
An important aggregate factor in epidemiological studies of women's health. The concept usually includes the number and timing of pregnancies and their outcomes, the incidence of breast feeding, and may include age of menarche and menopause, regularity of menstruation, fertility, gynecological or obstetric problems, or contraceptive usage.
Recurrent genital pain occurring during, before, or after SEXUAL INTERCOURSE in either the male or the female.
Infections with bacteria of the genus CHLAMYDIA.
A pharmaceutical preparation containing a mixture of water-soluble, conjugated estrogens derived wholly or in part from URINE of pregnant mares or synthetically from ESTRONE and EQUILIN. It contains a sodium-salt mixture of estrone sulfate (52-62%) and equilin sulfate (22-30%) with a total of the two between 80-88%. Other concomitant conjugates include 17-alpha-dihydroequilin, 17-alpha-estradiol, and 17-beta-dihydroequilin. The potency of the preparation is expressed in terms of an equivalent quantity of sodium estrone sulfate.
Onset of OBSTETRIC LABOR before term (TERM BIRTH) but usually after the FETUS has become viable. In humans, it occurs sometime during the 29th through 38th week of PREGNANCY. TOCOLYSIS inhibits premature labor and can prevent the BIRTH of premature infants (INFANT, PREMATURE).
Compounds that interact with PROGESTERONE RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of PROGESTERONE. Primary actions of progestins, including natural and synthetic steroids, are on the UTERUS and the MAMMARY GLAND in preparation for and in maintenance of PREGNANCY.
Reduction of bone mass without alteration in the composition of bone, leading to fractures. Primary osteoporosis can be of two major types: postmenopausal osteoporosis (OSTEOPOROSIS, POSTMENOPAUSAL) and age-related or senile osteoporosis.
A person's concept of self as being male and masculine or female and feminine, or ambivalent, based in part on physical characteristics, parental responses, and psychological and social pressures. It is the internal experience of gender role.
Deliberate, often repetitive physical, verbal, and/or other types of abuse by one or more members against others of a household.
Tumors or cancer of the OVARY. These neoplasms can be benign or malignant. They are classified according to the tissue of origin, such as the surface EPITHELIUM, the stromal endocrine cells, and the totipotent GERM CELLS.
The practice of assisting women in childbirth.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERUS.
The period of the MENSTRUAL CYCLE representing follicular growth, increase in ovarian estrogen (ESTROGENS) production, and epithelial proliferation of the ENDOMETRIUM. Follicular phase begins with the onset of MENSTRUATION and ends with OVULATION.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".
The mucous membrane lining of the uterine cavity that is hormonally responsive during the MENSTRUAL CYCLE and PREGNANCY. The endometrium undergoes cyclic changes that characterize MENSTRUATION. After successful FERTILIZATION, it serves to sustain the developing embryo.
State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.
The examination, therapy or surgery of the cervix and vagina by means of a specially designed endoscope introduced vaginally.
The repetitive uterine contraction during childbirth which is associated with the progressive dilation of the uterine cervix (CERVIX UTERI). Successful labor results in the expulsion of the FETUS and PLACENTA. Obstetric labor can be spontaneous or induced (LABOR, INDUCED).
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual at BIRTH. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.
Procedures to block or remove all or part of the genital tract for the purpose of rendering individuals sterile, incapable of reproduction. Surgical sterilization procedures are the most commonly used. There are also sterilization procedures involving chemical or physical means.
Any violation of established legal or moral codes in respect to sexual behavior.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.
An assisted reproductive technique that includes the direct handling and manipulation of oocytes and sperm to achieve fertilization in vitro.
Development of neutralizing antibodies in individuals who have been exposed to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV/HTLV-III/LAV).
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
Pathological processes of the UTERINE CERVIX.
Pathological processes of the VAGINA.
A condition observed in WOMEN and CHILDREN when there is excess coarse body hair of an adult male distribution pattern, such as facial and chest areas. It is the result of elevated ANDROGENS from the OVARIES, the ADRENAL GLANDS, or exogenous sources. The concept does not include HYPERTRICHOSIS, which is an androgen-independent excessive hair growth.
Sexual attraction or relationship between females.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
A spectrum of inflammation involving the female upper genital tract and the supporting tissues. It is usually caused by an ascending infection of organisms from the endocervix. Infection may be confined to the uterus (ENDOMETRITIS), the FALLOPIAN TUBES; (SALPINGITIS); the ovaries (OOPHORITIS), the supporting ligaments (PARAMETRITIS), or may involve several of the above uterine appendages. Such inflammation can lead to functional impairment and infertility.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the southeastern and eastern areas of the Asian continent.
A combination of distressing physical, psychologic, or behavioral changes that occur during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle. Symptoms of PMS are diverse (such as pain, water-retention, anxiety, cravings, and depression) and they diminish markedly 2 or 3 days after the initiation of menses.
Contraceptive devices placed high in the uterine fundus.
Inability to reproduce after a specified period of unprotected intercourse. Reproductive sterility is permanent infertility.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
Increase in BODY WEIGHT over existing weight.
A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by intramuscular injection and has also been used to treat breast and endometrial neoplasms.
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National Women's Caucus[35]. *Young Ecosocialists[36]. Other caucuses have worked toward formal recognition by the GNC: * ... "Young Ecosocialists". Retrieved August 17, 2019.. *^ "Disability Caucus of the USGP". Retrieved ... "National Women's Caucus: Green Party". Archived from the original on February 10, 2018. Retrieved August 17, 2019. ...
The Woman from Mellon's Young Woman (unconfirmed) Short film 1910 The Newlyweds Short film ... She was the younger sister of fellow actress Mary Pickford and elder sister of actor Jack Pickford. ... 1997). Pickford, The Woman Who Made Hollywood. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-813-12045-4 ... Pickford's father left the family while she was young, and her sister Gladys took on responsibilities. Lottie and Jack became ...
Young Adult (2011). *Labor Day (2013). *Men, Women & Children (2014). *Tully (2018) ... Naylor takes along his young son, Joey, in hopes of bonding with him. The next day, Naylor is sent to meet with Lorne Lutch, ... The Broadcast Film Association recognized Cameron Bright for his performance as Joey with a nomination for Best Young Actor, ... As anti-tobacco campaigns mount and numbers of young smokers decline, Naylor suggests that product placement of cigarettes ...
This is thought to occur because some younger, inexperienced redhead females parasitize other pochards.[6] Some redheads lay ... Females[edit]. Adult females, however, have a yellow to brown head and neck. The breast is brown, the belly is white and the ... The female bills are slate with a dark tip that is separated by a blue ring. Females remain the same colour year round.[7] ... a display and vocalization in which the females reciprocates. If interested, the female will herself produce inciting calls ...
Florida Young Democrats. Women's wing. Democratic Women's Club of Florida. Ideology. Modern liberalism. Progressivism. Social ...
Standing Female Faun (1910). *Young Woman with a Serpent. Museums. *Hôtel Biron, Paris ... His undated drawing Study of a Woman Nude, Standing, Arms Raised, Hands Crossed Above Head is one of the works seized in 2012 ... In 1864, Rodin began to live with a young seamstress named Rose Beuret (born in June 1844),[10] with whom he stayed for the ... His popularity is ascribed to his emotion-laden representations of ordinary men and women - to his ability to find the beauty ...
... 女 woman; 雄 male; 雌 female; 翁 old man; 婆 old woman; 嬢 young lady; 子 child; 児 child; 坊 boy, sonny; 郎 son, boy; 童 juvenile; 徒 gang ... 弟 younger brother; 妹 younger sister; 兄 older brother; 姉 older sister; 爺 grandfather; 婆 grandmother; 祖 ancestor; 孫 grandchild; 叔 ... 若 young; 新 new; 季 season; 候 season; 節 season, period; 春 spring; 夏 summer; 秋 autumn; 冬 winter 曜 weekday; 日 Sunday; 月 Monday; 火 ...
She challenged the social norms regarding gender by encouraging her young female readers to run as well.[25][26] ... Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy (1868). There is a Part Second of Little Women, also known as "Good Wives", published in ... published by the Seneca Falls Convention on women's rights, advocating for women's suffrage and became the first woman to ... National Women's Hall of Fame, Louisa May Alcott *^ "Louisa May Alcott Google doodle marks 184th birthday of 'Little Women' ...
Los Angeles, CA: Women's Graphic Center. OCLC 232641597. Florschuetz, Thomas; Younger, Dan; Diamond, Ted; Evers, Winfred; Kuo, ... Her work examines the role of women, feminism and identity in Asian-American art. Kuo has worked in partnership with the artist ... Karetzky, Patricia (July 2012). Femininity in Asian Women Artists' Work from China, Korea and USA: If the Shoe Fits. KT press. ... Karetzky, Patricia Eichenbaum (2012). "Nina Kuo". Femininity in Contemporary Asian Women Artists' Work from China, Korea and ...
Maud Younger. People Emma Adams. Anna Fitch. George Wingfield. Groups Nevada Association of Women Opposed to Equal Suffrage ( ... Timeline of women's suffrage in Nevada Women's suffrage in Nevada Women's suffrage in states of the United States Women's ... Skorupa, Susan (21 July 2014). "Nevada Women's History Project celebrates 100 years of women's suffrage". Reno Gazette Journal ... Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs. Non-Militant Suffrage Association, formed in 1911. Ormsby County Equal Suffrage League. ...
I'm Not Getting Any Younger. *Things That Go Bump. *Help Is on the Way ... A Woman's Place. *No More. *It's So Easy to Be Sad. *My Father ...
Pimps intend on getting these women addicted to drugs, and often target those who are at increased risk of addiction. Women ... The average age for people who engage in sex work with drug abuse was five months younger than those whom have had no problem ... Dalla, Rochelle L. (2000). "Exposing the 'pretty woman' myth: A qualitative examination of the lives of female streetwalking ... A study conducted by the National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse in the UK, has suggested that as 95% of women that are ...
"Looking Back: Grace Murray Hopper's Younger Years". Chips.. *^ "Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992)". National Women's ... Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing[edit]. Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is a convention for Women ... Marx, Christy (August 2003). Grace Hopper: the first woman to program the first computer in the United States. Women hall of ... "Lynn Gilbert, Women of Wisdom of Grace Hopper".. *^ Beyer, Kurt W. (2009). Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information ...
a younger sibling of the same sex hie-. older sibling of the same sex ... woman's skirt hia. yam field hiŋ̩guk. swollen paa-. thigh pangu-. grandson ...
Independent, restless young woman. Marries (unhappily) Kristen Skjern. Divorces him at the end of the war. She is hinted at ... He is the younger brother of Mads Skjern and Anna Skjern. Kristen arrives in Korsbæk about a year after Mads, and eventually ... Mads and Ingeborg's youngest child. He is a talented student but despite (or because of) his skills in mathematics, a subject ... Jørgen Varnæs - Bent Mejding Younger brother of Hans Christian Varnæs. He is a slick lawyer and would-be MP living in the fast ...
As a young woman, Nightingale was described as attractive, slender and graceful. While her demeanour was often severe, she was ... Pugh, Martin; The March of the Women: A revisionist analysis of the campaign for women's suffrage 1866-1914, Oxford (2000), at ... This frail young woman [...] embraced in her solicitude the sick of three armies. " ... 14-17 at Project Gutenberg, Nightingale wrote "Women have no sympathy. […] Women crave for being loved, not for loving. They ...
Young woman wearing eyeglasses. In the 20th century, eyeglasses came to be considered a component of fashion; as such, various ... while Wonder Woman wears either round, Harold Lloyd style glasses or 1970s style bug-eye glasses as Diana Prince. An example of ...
Seventeen - Young women's clothing. Part of a license deal with the magazine of the same name in 2014.[161] As of 2017, only ... Northwest Territory - Men's and women's clothing and camping gear [140]. *Outdoor Life - More rugged men's and women's clothing ... Simply Styled - Men's, women's, and children's clothing and shoes.[143]. *Structure - Men's clothing and shoes. Originally ... Sears was a pioneer in creating department stores that catered to men as well as women, especially with lines of hardware and ...
Deaf Scientist Corner - John Warcup Cornforth, Texas Woman's University *^ a b "John Cornforth". Royal Institution of Australia ... Young, Douglas (13 January 2014). "Sir John Cornforth obituary". The Guardian.. *^ "Obituary: Professor Sir John Cornforth". ... Battersby, Sir Alan R.; Young, Douglas W. (2015). "Sir John Warcup Cornforth AC CBE. 7 September 1917 - 8 December 2013". ...
Women - for America, for the World (1986). *Young at Heart (1987). *You Don't Have to Die (1988) ... The film documents the plight of young orphans in Anhui whose parents have died after contracting AIDS as a result of infection ... The storyline is very powerful and striking because these young kids have been mostly abandoned by their relatives and the ...
Younger, Coralie (2003). "Molly Fink". Wicked women of the Raj. Harper Collins. pp. 115-137. ISBN 978-81-7223-454-6. Kandel, ...
Directors, Young (2013-12-05). "Blog: Young directors - Collaborating with the creative team". A Younger Theatre. Retrieved ... Her production of Richard II was the first ever all women of colour company performing a Shakespeare play on a UK stage. In ... The play she wrote - Step - was about a young man working out his sexuality, inspired by James Baldwin. It was programmed at ... "All the women players: cross-gender Shakespeare - in pictures". The Guardian. 2018-11-23. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2020-01-05. ...
It showed a fashionable young woman serving in tennis (play on words). Women were encouraged to entertain off-duty soldiers, by ... Enter: "women's finals reached." The Post-Star, July 21, 1925 p. 11; American Lawn Tennis, 1930 p. 166. "Younger Tennis Players ... A man, woman and caddie, p. 22. A father and son reading the headline news, p. 23. "Tragedy".>PDF Archives>1920s> ... A young neighbor, William Everett Orser (1919-2016), posed for him as the Dutch Boy. But no proof, as the signature was removed ...
Younger, Marian (1976). Some outstanding women : they made Saskatoon a better community. "Music in Saskatoon". The Canadian ...
He was best known for his play, Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women, which won a Fringe First award at the Edinburgh Festival ... "Edinburgh Fringe Festival: Trans Scripts, Pleasance Courtyard". A Younger Theatre. August 31, 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2017. ... Lucas is currently working on the sequel for Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women, called, Trans Scripts, Part II: The Men.[needs ... "Photo Flash: Diane Paulus, Eve Ensler and More Celebrate TRANS SCRIPTS, PART I: THE WOMEN Opening at A.R.T." ...
Women of Greece: Medusa, theSpace on Niddry Street". A Younger Theatre. A Younger Theatre LTD. Retrieved 31 December 2017. CS1 ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Clyde, Rudy (3 June 2013). "Review: Paradise Lost". A Younger Theatre. A Younger ... A Younger Theatre. A Younger Theatre LTD. Retrieved 4 January 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Blain, Liam. "Alice ... A Younger Theatre. A Younger Theatre LTD. Retrieved 7 December 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Allen, Andrew (7 ...
a b c Patti McGill Peterson, The Young Socialist Movement in America from 1905 to 1940: A Study of the Young People's Socialist ... a b c Christiane Harzig, "The Role of German Women in the German-American Working-Class Movement in Late Nineteenth-Century New ... Peterson, The Young Socialist Movement in America from 1905 to 1940, pg. 26. The name of the publication was changed to the ... The Young Socialist was a monthly periodical published by the National Council and was first issued in Glasgow in 1901 and in ...
En route Kvothe becomes enamored with a talented young woman known as Denna, who is a musician like himself. Kvothe enters the ... His loving parents train him from a young age as an actor, singer, and lute player. He does extremely well in all of these as ...
Both women also conspired to prevent Princess Margaret from being married to the Scottish king at too young an age; in this ... Seward, Desmond (1995). The Wars of the Roses: And the Lives of Five Men and Women in the Fifteenth Century. Constable. ISBN 0- ... Seward, Desmond (1995). The Wars of the Roses: And the Lives of Five Men and Women in the Fifteenth Century. London: Constable ... Seward, Desmond (1995). The Wars of the Roses: And the Lives of Five Men and Women in the Fifteenth Century. London: Constable ...
Find this book in the Brigham Young University library catalog. * Find this book in the Brown University library catalog ... Women Writers Online. * World Bank. *World Scientific. Research tools and services. * Resource Exchange ...
Both Benedict and Mead wanted to dislodge stereotypes about women during their time period and show that working women can be ... Young, Virginia Heyer. 2005. Ruth Benedict : Beyond Relativity, Beyond Pattern. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. ISBN 0- ... Margaret Mead and Ruth Benedict: The Kinship of Women. Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts Press. ISBN 1-55849-181-3 ... Review of Intertwined Lives: Margaret Mead, Ruth Benedict, and their circle]. Women's Review of Books January 1, 2004, 21(4):15 ...
However, it is not unusual to see females that are 50 cm tall or dogs that are even 53 cm (20 in). Younger generations are ... 13 kg for a female dog and 15 for a male dog are acceptable. ...
For every 100 females, there were 94.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.4 males. ... Buck A. Young. "Baytown, TX". Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association. Archived from the original on July ... Males had a median income of $38,039 versus $25,012 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,641. About 13.0% of ... Henrietta Bell Wells, first African-American woman to participate in debate team in Wiley College and to be a lawyer ...
... female gender, and genetics.[10] Obesity is more common in women than men in many parts of Africa.[29] The nutritional status ... Maturity onset diabetes of the young constitute 1-5% of all cases of diabetes in young people.[43] ... Women seem to be at a greater risk as do certain ethnic groups,[10][126] such as South Asians, Pacific Islanders, Latinos, and ... "Monogenic Forms of Diabetes: Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus and Maturity-onset Diabetes of the Young". National Diabetes ...
Young Workers and Trade Unions: A Global View (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2015). review ... "From Development to Empowerment: The Self-Employed Women's Association in India". International Journal of Politics, Culture, ... A trade union with nearly 2,000,000 members is the Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) which protects the rights of Indian ... Story of the Women's Emergency Brigade (1979); Harlan County, USA (1976); The Inheritance (1964) ...
They survive solely on breast milk or formula.[12] Small amounts of pureed food are sometimes fed to young infants as young as ... naturalistic study by Lowe and Fisher compared the emotional reactivity and emotional eating of normal and overweight female ... Young babies eat pureed baby foods because they have few teeth and immature digestive systems. Between 8 and 12 months of age, ...
Jackson was a frequent visitor to the Junkin home; the shy young professor and the old college president were united by common ... the woman that would become his second wife.[4][5] ...
That year, she starred as Nancy Gibson in Smart Woman, playing a woman determined to retrieve her husband from a gold-digging ... On loan-out to Warner Bros., she starred with him in Beau Brummel (1924). The older actor wooed the young actress, but their ... She appeared as the female lead, Hilda Lake, niece of the murder victims, in The Kennel Murder Case (1933), co-starring with ... A Manhattan photographer, Charles Albin, saw her photograph and asked the young girl with haunting eyes and long auburn hair, ...
Young, J.H. (1998). "The Development of the Office of Alternative Medicine in the National Institutes of Health, 1991-1996". ... women were more likely than men to use CAM, with the biggest difference in use of mind-body therapies including prayer ... According to the medical historian James Harvey Young:. In 1991 the Senate Appropriations Committee responsible for funding the ...
Females show aggression towards each other immediately before and after the birth of their young and will chase other females ... Young are born dark brown with white stripes and spots along their upper torso.[citation needed] ... Females do not seem to be territorial outside the breeding season and can be seen in small groups, although individual deer do ... Water deer have been known to produce up to seven young, but two to three is normal for this species, the most prolific of all ...
Young, Gavin (1978) [1977]. Return to the Marshes. Great Britain: Futura Publications. pp. 48-49. ISBN 0-7088-1354-2. The ... Of the women Keppel observed, "They came to our boat with the frankness of innocence and there was a freedom in their manners, ... Pietro Della Valle (1586-1652) is cited in Gavin Young's Return to the Marshes as the earliest modern traveler to write about ... Young also mentions George Keppel, 6th Earl of Albemarle (1799-1891) as having spent time with the Madan in 1824 and reported ...
... as a woman, could not inherit the throne. The assemblies of the French barons and prelates and the University of Paris decided ... and it was agreed that the young Prince Edward would perform homage in the king's place, which he did on 24 September and so ...
In the summer he married a young woman named Mea; the following spring their daughter, Sitha, was born.[378] He then travelled ... Denise Affonço, To The End of Hell: One Woman's Struggle to Survive Cambodia's Khmer Rouge. ... During the monsoons of summer 1979, the Khmer Rouge troops began filtering back into Cambodia.[360] Many young Cambodians ... Mao urged the younger Cambodian to not uncritically imitate the path to socialism pursued by China or any other country and to ...
Gender in the Hindu Nation: RSS Women as Ideologues. New Delhi: Women Unlimited, 2004. ... Bahu Lao, Beti Bachao is a campaign by Bajrang Dal to encourage young Hindu men to marry non-Hindu girls and to create ... He fought against Caste discrimination and advocated equal rights for women.[31] Although the Brahmos found favourable response ... Gandhi, while admiring the "patriotism" of the young revolutionaries, had "dissented vociferously" from their "violent ...
Males of the nominate subspecies weigh 210-272 g (7.4-9.6 oz) while females weigh 182-214 g (6.4-7.5 oz). The young resemble ... The eggs are incubated for 21-22 days by the female, who is fed on the nest by the male.[32] The chicks are altricial, hatching ... They are brooded by the female for the first 5-10 days and fed by both parents.[33] Initially the parents eat the faecal sacs ... The young have the malar region pink, and somewhat clear eyes. The tail is much shorter than the adults.[19] ...
Chi is found by a young boy and his mother.. 3. "Chi Has A Tough Time". Transcription: "Chi, hidoi me ni au" (Japanese: チー、ひどい目 ... Then a woman from the neighborhood stops by so the Yamadas have to hide Chi and all her fur as well. ... One reason for this could be to avoid confusing its young reader demographic. It has also been translated into French as Chi - ... Lost in her surroundings, the kitten struggles to find her family and instead is found by a young boy, Youhei, and his mother. ...
He is best known as a member of the band the Flying Burrito Brothers and as a session musician for such artists as Neil Young, ... New York City (You're a Woman) - Al Kooper (1971). *Helen Reddy - Helen Reddy (1971) ...
Young sax player Zeb McNally was allowed to play with the band, although Wills initially discouraged it. With two horns in the ... "Oh! You Pretty Woman" / "I Knew the Moment I Lost You" OKeh 06640 ... One source for this was when, as a very young boy, he would hear his father, grandfather, and cowboys give out loud cries when ... In addition to picking cotton, the young Jim Bob learned to play the fiddle and the mandolin. Both a sister and several ...
Women wear colored dresses and spangled head scarves and young men wave flags of green, yellow and red, the historic colors of ... It is also customary for young single people, especially young girls, to tie the leaves of the greenery before discarding it, ... Traditional art and symbolism of Kelaghayi, making and wearing women's silk headscarves ...
This lily imagery is also used as a reference to yuri:[7] the story has some elements of romance between female characters;[3] ... "younger sister of a rose bud" (薔薇のつぼみの妹, bara no tsubomi no imōto). She must be in a lower year than her en bouton and performs ... Konno had been exposed to Christianity from a young age: she attended a completely Christian kindergarten which had a sanctuary ... might pick a younger girl who will become her "sœur" (sister in French). The grande sœur gives her the petite sœur ("little ...
Russia is the new champion in the women's tournament.. The women's tournament is 2+ weeks old, so I'll pass. Great photos and ... Murali is 3-4 years younger than Warne) - also note that in the modern age there are many more events so the accumulation ... For a serial murder case that is unquestionably of international importance, see Female homicides in Ciudad Juárez.--Pharos 01: ...
He hands Rory his sonic screwdriver and explains how to use it to open the Pandorica and free his younger self. Following these ... "female Han Solo".[9] ... The opening sequence was filmed from the height of young Amelia ... The cold open ends with Amy telling her younger self "Okay kid, this is where it gets complicated" after she has been revealed ... The scene in which the Doctor gives a final speech to young Amelia was not filmed with Smith and Blackwood on the same set. ...
standard veciña '(female) neighbor' (Port. vizinha), A-G úa, Ancarese ũa vs. standard unha (Port. uma).. *The resolution of ... with lower numbers for the younger population. Those under 45 were more likely than those over 45 to answer that they never use ... where a woman sings for her boyfriend; cantigas de escarnio, crude, taunting, and sexual songs of scorn; cantigas de maldecir, ... a female. However, there is no particular reason for objects to be adscribed to a particular grammatical gender or another, it ...
List of the women that he had loved, inserted in Life of Henry Brulard, in 1835: "I dreamed deeply of these names, and of the ... His closest friend was his younger sister, Pauline, with whom he maintained a steady correspondence throughout the first decade ... His genuine empathy towards women is evident in his books; Simone de Beauvoir spoke highly of him in The Second Sex. One of his ... In 1807 Stendhal stayed near Stendal, where he fell in love with a woman named Wilhelmine, whom he called Minette, and for ...
Primitive ova are seen in their cell-nests. The Genital cord or genital ridge is still discernible in this young child. A blood ... Internal reproductive organs of human female లాటిన్ ovarium గ్రే'స్ subject #266 1254 ...
Jack and Jennifer bid Salem farewell as they headed off, young son in tow, to live and work in London. Ashford made a brief ... Ashford has had several stints playing Jack, a conflicted character who descended into darkness after raping the woman who ...
However, few sexually active young women are infected with all HPV types prevented by the vaccines, so most young women could ... The vaccine is less effective in preventing HPV-related disease in young women who have already been exposed to one or more HPV ... Should girls and women be screened for cervical cancer before getting vaccinated?. Girls and women do not need to get an HPV ... Can pregnant women get the vaccine?. The vaccine is not recommended for pregnant women. Studies show that the HPV vaccine does ...
The Center for Young Womens Health (CYWH) is a collaboration between the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine and ... Most young women who take birth control pills have few or no problems. However, birth control pills with estrogen cause a ... Sometimes a young woman thinks she has gained 5-10 pounds, but when weight is actually measured, theres no change. If your ... There is no increase in the risk of heart attack or stroke in healthy young women who take birth control pills and dont smoke ...
Article on testing younger women for osteoporosis; focuses on testing, research and treatment at Stony Brook University ... Testing Younger Women for Osteoporosis. By VIVIEN KELLERMAN. MARCH 9, 1997. Continue reading the main story Share This Page ... Women can lose up to 20 percent of their bone mass in the five to seven years following menopause, she said. ... I was still so young.. At the urging of her mother, she took her first bone density test, and to her dismay discovered that ...
Young Women. Br Med J 1948; 2 doi: (Published 10 July 1948) Cite this as: Br Med J 1948 ...
A new study confirms that women with breast cancer who are 35 years old or younger are more likely than older women to have ... The disease was less apt to recur in young women who had mastectomy plus radiation than in young women who had mastectomy alone ... A new study confirms that women with breast cancer who are 35 years old or younger are more likely than older women to have ... The findings stem from a review of 652 women aged 35 or younger who were treated for breast cancer at the University of Texas M ...
... theyre on the rise for younger Americans. Now, new research suggests widening waistlines may be one reason why. ... The risk of early onset colon cancer for overweight and obese women was the same regardless of whether or not the woman had a ... Womens Health. Gastroenterology Hemorrhoids. Diabetes Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2). Teen Health Bullying. Dermatology Jock ... In the study, women aged 20 to 49 who were overweight or obese had up to twice the risk for colon cancer before age 50, ...
10 finalists introduced as Distinguished Young Women". Press-Register. "About Distinguished Young Women". Distinguished Young ... Each year the Distinguished Young Women program gives out over $1 billion in scholarships. The Distinguished Young Women ... Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2012". "Meet Nicole Renard, Distinguished Young Woman of America 2013". ... Americas Distinguished Young Woman for 2014". Ikenberg, Tamara (June 28, 2015). "Distinguished Young Woman of America ...
Young Gypsy Woman is a painting by Kārlis Hūns from 1870. It is located in the Latvian National Museum of Art. The painting was ...
The number of young women presenting with metastatic breast cancer has been slowly but steadily rising over the past three ... Advanced Breast Cancer On the Rise in Younger Women. The number of young women with metastatic breast cancer in increasing.. By ... Why more young women would be presenting with tumors that have already spread to bone, brain, lungs, or other distant sites ... The number of young women being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer has been slowly but steadily rising over the past 3 ...
Actress Sarah Paulson was diagnosed with melanoma on her back but doctors removed it and found that it had not spread. A large scar can be seen on Paulson's back where the mole was removed.
Most young women know indoor tanning raises the risk of skin cancer, but two-thirds of sorority members at a Midwestern ... the young women know that," she says.. So they devised a campaign tailored for young women, quoting Cosmo magazine and ... Melanoma Rising Among Young Women. The findings come at a time when rates of melanoma, the potentially fatal form of skin ... Virtually all the young women (96%) planned to sunbathe the following year, but only 60% planned to use sunscreen or wear ...
Meet the 2014 class of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa: the continents emerging power brokers, the Amazons to watch, and ... Its leaders are two young women who are positioned to significantly increase the volume and impact of female entrepreneurs. ... Meet the 2014 class of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa: the continents emerging power brokers, the Amazons to watch, and ... At 30, Lesuuda, a journalist, Peace Ambassador and Girl Child champion, is the youngest female member of the Senate, the upper ...
Results: Cervical cancer incidence among young women 15-24 years of age was stable during 2000-2006 from 9.5 in 2000 to 9.1 in ... Methods: We examined trends in the incidence of invasive cervical cancer by race and histology among young women (15-24 years ... A significance decrease was observed in the incidence of non-squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) rather than SCC among young females ... Comparing trends and incidence of cervical cancer before and during the vaccine era among vaccine-eligible young women (15-34 ...
Woman charged with murder after fatal shooting at West Hill home *. Mel Kiper Jr. explains why hes predicting the Browns will ...
Women today just have so many things at their fingertips to be able to use to look young. The most prevalent is hair color, ... Women today just have so many things at their fingertips to be able to use to look young. The most prevalent is hair color, ... And even if women decide to go with gray hair, they take care of it. Its cut well and in a healthy, youthful style. And that ... Women over 40 can still have fun with color, but simultaneously wearing strong eye and lip color can look hard as one ages. But ...
The findings could explain why women maintain their cognitive skills longer than men. ... Womens brains appear to be three years younger than mens of the same age, according to a new study on brain metabolism from ... Womens brains appear three years younger than mens May explain why women more likely to stay mentally sharp in later years ... Louis finds that womens brains appear to be about three years younger than mens of the same chronological age, metabolically ...
"One thing we can address now is the need to know that breast cancer can happen in young women. And if youre a young woman and ... from 1.53 cases per 100,000 women in 1976 to 2.90 cases per 100,000 in 2009. This means that about 800 women younger than 40 ... Breast cancer in younger women tends to be more aggressive and harder to treat. Also, routine screening isnt recommended for ... The researchers arent sure why more younger women are being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer and suggested that its ...
Improved sexual satisfaction for women could be just a spray on the skin away, according to the results of clinical trials led ... "But many younger women also report having low sexual interest and enjoyment and traditionally this has been explained away as ... Testosterone spray improves younger womens sexual enjoyment and satisfaction. *Download PDF Copy ... The unique testosterone spray, developed by Melbourne-based company Acrux, significantly improved younger womens sexual ...
even while the picture has improved for younger men. Those are the key findings from a new study of four U.S. communities, in ... Heart Attacks Rising Among Younger Women. TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 -- Younger U.S. women are suffering heart attacks at a higher ... But while that hospitalization rate dipped among younger men over the years, it crept up among younger women -- to between two ... And thats something young women can keep in mind.". That can, however, be easier said than done -- and thats a big part of ...
Courteney Coxs new sitcom Cougar Town is set to bring the concept of older women dating younger men to the UK, according to ... "We feel its about time someone got to the truth so that older women who date younger men are more accurately represented. ... Imagine going to a party and there being a 20 to 1 ratio of men to women - once women realise how stacked the odds are in their ... Courteneys Cougar Town to get UK Women on the Prowl for Younger Men ...
... but is higher for women - and particularly younger women - than for men. ... The highest RR of acute STEMI was found in female smokers age younger than 50 years - which is 13.22 (95% CI, 10.35-16.66) ... "What is clear is that the protective effects of estrogens in young female smokers are overridden by the powerful impact of ... Cite this: Smoking Hikes STEMI Risk, Especially in Young Women - Medscape - Jun 27, 2019. ...
See how she went from an internet sensation to the youngest female billionaire in China. ... The fabulous life of the youngest female billionaire in China. Alexandra Ma ... Zhang Zetian was listed in Chinese New Fortune magazines top 500 rich list this May, making her the youngest female ... China is home to many young female billionaires, many of whom are self-made. ...
... of heart attacks in women under the age of 50. ... Young women who dont have the things that usually lead to a ... And it mostly happens to women -- more than 90% of SCAD patients are female. ... "I have had to make some peace with the experience, but certainly I am angry because I think in my mind, I was simply too young ... "This is an important cause of heart attacks among younger people, and it has really only been in the past 4 or 5 years that our ...
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  • For the group as a whole, the researchers found that the rate of relapse was 15.1 percent in women who had mastectomy plus radiation therapy, compared with 19.8 percent in women who had breast-conserving therapy and 24.1 percent for those who had mastectomy alone. (
  • Women with early or "stage I" breast cancer had similar outcomes with breast-conserving therapy and mastectomy, but adding chemotherapy to either treatment was beneficial, the researchers found. (
  • Women who were heavy as teens and gained weight in early adulthood had an increased risk of colon cancer before age 50, the researchers found. (
  • But researchers have understood little about how brain metabolism differs between men and women. (
  • The researchers aren't sure why more younger women are being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer and suggested that it's likely due to a combination of factors. (
  • Those are the key findings from a new study of four U.S. communities, in which researchers report the heart attack rate among women younger than 55 has steadily inched upward since 1995. (
  • That, researchers said, suggests that older women benefit just from getting up and moving throughout the day. (
  • The researchers concluded that extending the hotly-debated screening program to younger women would have real benefits in terms of both economic efficiency and equity. (
  • Conducted by researchers at the University of Washington, Seattle and St. Charles Health System in Bend, Ore., the study reveals a bizarre anomaly in cancer rates, which could have serious implications for women in this age group. (
  • The researchers found the incidence of metastatic breast cancer has been rising steadily in women between the ages of 25 and 39 over the past 30 years, increasing from 1.53 per 100,000 in 1976 to 2.90 per 100,000 in 2009. (
  • Given that most of these younger case are diagnosed symptomatically with more advanced tumors and with a significant influence on years of life lost, our findings reinforce the benefits of maintaining a healthy weight throughout life," the researchers wrote in the study. (
  • For the study, researchers analyzed data from the Nurses' Health Study II on 85,256 women ages 25 to 42, most of whom were white, and were free of cancer and inflammatory bowel disease when they enrolled in the study. (
  • The researchers found the association between current BMI and risk of early onset CRC was similar when the analysis was restricted to women with no family history of cancer. (
  • Among patients undergoing coronary angiography, younger women appeared to be most at risk for poor cardiovascular outcomes associated with depression , researchers found. (
  • The younger women also were more than twice as likely to die during follow-up (HR 2.45, 95% CI 1.05-5.73) and to have a major adverse cardiovascular event (HR 2.17, 95% CI 1.20-3.96) when at least moderate depressive symptoms were detected, with similar results seen only in men 65 and older, the researchers reported online in the Journal of the American Heart Association . (
  • Researchers say the popularity of vaping among young Australian women is a growing public health concern, with new data revealing how many are taking up the habit. (
  • Researchers also found young women who are current smokers are 10-times more likely to use e-cigarettes, and ex-smokers five-times more likely than those who had never smoked. (
  • Breast cancer in young women is a biologically unique disease that requires customized management strategies, researchers report at the 4th IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference, in Brussels, Belgium. (
  • The researchers also found that a gene called RANKL is highly expressed in young women with breast cancer. (
  • Public health researchers warned this week that "[i]ncreases in the rate of HCV detection among women of childbearing age suggest a potential risk for vertical transmission of HCV. (
  • Yet despite women of all ages reporting stress and anxiety, they overwhelmingly acknowledge the COVID-19 restrictions were necessary, researchers at the Universities of Newcastle and Queensland reported in the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women's Health (ALSWH). (
  • The researchers surveyed 8600 women across three age groups (25-31 year-olds, 42-47 year-olds and 69-74 year-olds) at the end of April. (
  • December 6, 2010 -- CHICAGO - Annual mammograms appear to lower the risk of mastectomy in younger women, researchers reported at last week's RSNA annual meeting in Chicago. (
  • The researchers reviewed clinical and imaging data on women who were seen at their institute between 2003 and 2009. (
  • But for the new study, researchers wanted to look specifically at how many younger people were having heart attacks. (
  • Researchers also found that young women had a lower probability than men of getting lipid-lowering therapy, including antiplatelet drugs, beta blockers, coronary angiography and coronary revascularization. (
  • THURSDAY, May 13 -- Women who marry men seven to nine years their junior could be upping their odds of dying sooner, German researchers report. (
  • While men who married older women increased their risk for death, men who exchanged rings with a woman seven to nine years younger cut their risk of dying by 11 percent, the researchers found. (
  • When all the women were analyzed together, the researchers did not see an overall link between IVF and breast cancer. (
  • That figure was about two percent for women who got fertility drugs and IVF - a difference the researchers say isn't statistically significant. (
  • In another study, researchers looked at the records of 628 women 40 or younger who had been diagnosed with breast cancer. (
  • Researchers from Boston University's Slone Epidemiology Center used 18 years of data from 57,708 African American women enrolled in the Black Women's Health Study, a follow-up study of the health of African American women in progress since 1995. (
  • Researchers, led by Dr. John Cole of the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, assessed stroke risk in women 15 to 49 years old who smoked cigarettes, reports Xinhua. (
  • Since breast cancer is less common in younger women, researchers pooled data from 19 different studies to investigate breast cancer risk for a group of 758,592 women who were younger than 55 years. (
  • As previous research had shown that younger women with acute myocardial infarction had a higher mortality than men of similar age, the researchers also separately analysed mortality in patients younger than 60 years of age. (
  • In one study, researchers found that female basketball players experience 25 percent more minor ankle sprains than males do. (
  • When it comes to diagnosing breast cancer in symptomatic women, age counts, according to researchers in Australia. (
  • Researchers gauged sensitivity and specificity for both tests in symptomatic women separated by age. (
  • Why more young women would be presenting with tumors that have already spread to bone, brain, lungs, or other distant sites isn't clear, they noted. (
  • Explain that a retrospective study of women with breast cancer diagnosed from ages 40 to 49 found that those who had undergone mammography had smaller tumors and less nodal involvement. (
  • WA﻽SHINGTON -- Excluding younger women from routine screening mammography may increase the risk of larger, more advanced tumors at diagnosis and adversely affect survival, data from a retrospective chart review suggested. (
  • Among women younger than 50, tumors diagnosed by means other than mammography were 50% larger and three times as likely to have lymph node involvement, according to Paul S. Dale, MD, of the University of Missouri in Columbia, and colleagues. (
  • Another study reported at the meeting suggested that failure to perform routine mammography in younger women may miss opportunities for early diagnosis of hormone-receptor positive, HER2-negative, and triple-negative tumors, particularly among women of minority groups. (
  • Dr. Hatem A. Azim Jr., a medical oncologist from Institut Jules Bordet in Brussels, and colleagues showed that breast cancer in women forty-years or younger is enriched with the aggressive basal-like tumors. (
  • While some investigators could refer this to poor compliance of young women to hormonal therapies, we performed another analysis in 1,188 women who did not receive any systemic therapy and indeed found significant poor outcome in young women both in luminal-A and luminal-B tumors," Dr Azim said. (
  • In addition, women who had been screened in the year prior to diagnosis had smaller tumors: 17.8 mm, on average, compared with 24 mm for those who'd had mammography more than a year ago and 28.8 mm for those who never underwent screening. (
  • Mortality from breast cancer is markedly higher in African American women as compared to white women in the United States, in part because they are more likely to be diagnosed with estrogen receptor-negative tumors (ER-negative tumors), which are more aggressive and difficult to treat. (
  • The number of young women being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer has been slowly but steadily rising over the past 3 decades, a national study found. (
  • Goyal and colleagues at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that women's brains appear to be three years younger. (
  • In fact, the study found, high blood pressure and diabetes were more common among younger women who suffered a heart attack, versus their male counterparts. (
  • They found that smoking increases STEMI risk in patients of all ages and both genders, but the risk is higher in women than in men. (
  • Although the largest relative risk (RR) difference between male and female smokers was found in those between 50 and 64 years of age, the highest risk increase was found in the youngest group (aged 18 to 49 years), with the risk for female smokers 13 times higher than the risk for their nonsmoking female counterparts, and eight times higher in young male smokers. (
  • Oct. 11 (UPI) -- With colorectal cancer deaths rising among women younger than 50, a study found obesity was associated with mortality from the disease. (
  • Point out that a second retrospective study found that minority women were over-represented among those diagnosed with early breast cancer at ages 40 to 49. (
  • They also found young women who drank more than two standard drinks per day or who were in financial difficulty were also more likely to have use e-cigarettes recently than other young women. (
  • Wingood was raised Catholic in a white suburb, but she found love and her calling in San Francisco's ghettos talking condoms, sex, and ethnic pride with African-American women. (
  • If we had gone looking for talented women who had been shut out of science by ethnic or gender discrimination, we could have found those, too. (
  • One in five aged 42-47 reported being very or extremely stressed (19 per cent) compared to 2 per cent of women aged 69-74 years, found the report which has not been peer-reviewed. (
  • They are most often found in women in their late teens and early twenties. (
  • It very often is found by the woman herself. (
  • More importantly, they found the people having heart attacks were increasingly young, from 27 percent at the start of the study to 32 percent at the end. (
  • In fact, both men and women experience a bump in longevity when they get married, relative to unmarried people, the study found. (
  • In contrast, the study found that men got a health benefit from choosing a younger wife. (
  • That notion suggests that older men and women who found younger partners were able to do so because they were healthier than average and therefore already faced a longer life expectancy. (
  • A recent study published in the Psychology of Women Quarterly found that while females of Generation Y are more accepting of working mothers, there is an increased desire among them to stay at home, compared to the generation before. (
  • Malacad and her team found that approximately 75 percent of the 18 to 25 year old women had engaged in oral sex, which was nearly the same number as those who had had vaginal intercourse. (
  • LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Young women in Britain are paid less and harassed more at work than men, with most reporting that their job negatively affects their mental health, a survey found on Thursday. (
  • Women were also more likely to be offered zero-hours contracts and their average debts have increased over the last year, found the survey of more than 4,000 people aged 18 to 30. (
  • Younger women were more likely to be very light and intermittent smokers than heavy or daily smokers, Holahan's team found. (
  • The Mater-University of Queensland study of pregnancy and its outcomes, involving 1223 women, found young women who had had a miscarriage before the age of 21 years were more than twice as likely to abuse illicit drugs (excluding cannabis) compared to those who had never been pregnant. (
  • The findings follows two previous studies from New Zealand and Norway, that found abortion increased the risk of substance use disorders and psychiatric disorders in young women. (
  • Each year, around 12,000 women under age 40 will be diagnosed with breast cancer, making up less than 5% of all breast cancer cases, and it is the most common cancer found in women in this age group. (
  • We found that a moderate dose of alcohol consumed by a young woman an hour before bed is associated with increased sleep intensity in the first couple hours of the sleep episode," says author Mary A. Carskadon, PhD, with the Bradley Hospital Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory and Brown Medical School. (
  • Studies found that a breast self-exam (BSE) can be an important way to find cancer in young women, especially young woman with a higher-than-average risk of developing breast cancer. (
  • Over 3 years, six of the 14 high-risk young women (43%) diagnosed with breast cancer were diagnosed because of something found during BSE. (
  • A new study has found that younger women who smoke have more than double the risk of stroke compared to non-smokers, with the heaviest smokers among them having nine times the risk. (
  • They found that current smokers were 2.6 times as likely to have a stroke than women who never smoked. (
  • They also found that women who smoked the most faced the highest increased risk. (
  • CHAPEL Hill - While obesity has been shown to increase breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women, a large-scale study co-led by a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher found the opposite is true for premenopausal women: higher body fat was linked to lower breast cancer risk. (
  • Barcelona, Spain - Aug. 26 2017: The gender gap in death from heart attack has reduced over the past two decades particularly in younger women, according to research presented today at ESC Congress.1 The study in over 50 000 patients found that overall in-hospital mortality for heart attack patients was halved during the 20 year period. (
  • In women they found 6% and 13% decreases in mortality with each subsequent admission year for STEMI and NSTEMI, respectively. (
  • So there are cultural issues that we address at Sharsheret that we have found over the course of years are issues that are shared by women of all backgrounds. (
  • Stereotyping is frequently found in vocational guidance and counseling on the part of school staff or employment services, and it discourages young women from taking training programmes that would lead them to higher long-term earnings and improved employability. (
  • In 2009 the U. S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) ignited a firestorm of controversy with revised breast cancer screening recommendations that encouraged individualized decision making about mammography for women ages 40 to 49. (
  • Overall sensitivity for ultrasound was 81.7% compared with 75.8% for mammography for women younger than 45. (
  • Results: Cervical cancer incidence among young women 15-24 years of age was stable during 2000-2006 from 9.5 in 2000 to 9.1 in 2006, but decreased from 6.9 in 2007 to 5.3 in 2013 (annual percentage decrease [APD] 5.7, 95% confidence interval [CI] 1.1-10.2, significantly different from the APD during 2000-2006). (
  • The unique testosterone spray, developed by Melbourne-based company Acrux, significantly improved younger women's sexual enjoyment and satisfaction. (
  • The Cougar Report survey was an invite-only poll conducted online of more than 100 women predominantly aged 35 to 60 who stated that they only or mainly date significantly younger men. (
  • Smoking increases the risk for acute segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) in both men and women, but female smokers have a significantly higher increased risk, compared with male smokers, especially if they are younger than 50 years, a new study suggests. (
  • The prevalence of most risk factors and all pre-STEMI cardiac medications were similar between the sexes, although hypertension, diabetes, and history of cerebrovascular accident were significantly more common in women, and a previous history of MI was more prevalent in men. (
  • Mortality rates have significantly decreased in women younger than 50, and this decrease has been attributed to earlier detection of presymptomatic breast cancer through mammography. (
  • Younger women with DCIS or T1 disease were significantly more likely to be from minority racial/ethnic groups (OR 1.44 to OR 1.82). (
  • And that had important clinical implications, "as young women have significantly higher post- myocardial infarction mortality than young men," the authors wrote. (
  • Tying the knot with a significantly younger guy raises a woman's risk of death by 20 percent, according to a study published in the May 12 issue of Demography . (
  • Ashkenazi [of European descent] Jewish women carry BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations in statistically significantly greater numbers. (
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study confirms that women with breast cancer who are 35 years old or younger are more likely than older women to have their cancer come back after treatment. (
  • The study also shows that the likelihood of recurrence in younger breast cancer patients is influenced by the type of treatment they received. (
  • Recurrence of breast cancer after optimal treatment in young women "remains a significant problem," study leader Dr. Beth M. Beadle, of University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, said in a statement issued by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). (
  • Our study hopefully will help radiation oncologists plan therapies for younger breast cancer patients, who have inferior outcomes compared to older patients, and generate new interest in prospective studies to evaluate the best treatment strategies for these young women," Beadle said. (
  • In the study, women aged 20 to 49 who were overweight or obese had up to twice the risk for colon cancer before age 50, compared with normal-weight women. (
  • In the new study, Cao and her colleagues collected data on more than 85,000 U.S. women ages 25 to 44 who took part in a large, ongoing study. (
  • According to Cao's team, one limitation of the study is that it included mostly white women, so more research is needed to see if these associations hold for men and other populations. (
  • Grimes says that in a recent study, men and women rated faces that were tanned as being more attractive and healthier than fair faces. (
  • A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis finds that women's brains appear to be about three years younger than men's of the same chronological age, metabolically speaking. (
  • The study participants - 121 women and 84 men, ranging in age from 20 to 82 years - underwent PET scans to measure the flow of oxygen and glucose in their brains. (
  • I think this could mean that the reason women don't experience as much cognitive decline in later years is because their brains are effectively younger, and we're currently working on a study to confirm that. (
  • Each woman kept a diary throughout the 16-week study -- in which they were also given "dummy" doses -- to record all sexual events along with the level of satisfaction. (
  • The study did find that younger women with heart attacks were less likely than men to get recommended medications to reduce their risk of another attack. (
  • Patient registries from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston were used for the study and included 404 women and 1,693 men. (
  • However, more research is needed to study variations in treatment and overall mortality rates following a first-time heart attack in young adults. (
  • The review resulted in a study population comprising 145 women with mammographically detected breast cancer and 166 whose cancer was diagnosed by other means. (
  • Even when detected at an early stage, breast cancer in younger women tends to be higher risk, data from the second study showed. (
  • The study population included 10,566 women ages 40 to 49 (22.6% of the total), said Sharon Lum, MD, of Loma Linda University in California. (
  • Note that this observational cohort study suggested an association between depression at the time of coronary angiography and adverse cardiovascular events in women less than age 55. (
  • A study has shown that more than one in 10 Aussie women aged 19-26 have tried vaping, but that more than a quarter of users have never smoked cigarettes. (
  • They surveyed almost 9000 women from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health. (
  • To elucidate the possible reasons behind the poor outcome in young women, Dr Azim and co-workers went on to study the expression of a variety of genes in women with breast cancer to see if they correlated with age. (
  • Commenting on the recently published study, which he was not involved in, Prof Bryan Hennessy, from Beaumont Hospital in Dublin, said: "Young women with breast cancer tend to have a poorer prognosis. (
  • The study comes as Health Minister Greg Hunt said on Thursday that younger female workers have been disproportionately affected by the economic crisis and this would be taken into account when Industrial Relations Minister Christian Porter's jobs roundtables are held. (
  • Heart attacks were once considered mostly the province of middle-aged men, but a new study shows more younger women are having them. (
  • Young women now more vulnerable to heart disease, cardiac woes, study says Heart attacks were once considered mostly the province of middle-aged men, but a new study shows more younger women are having them. (
  • American women are increasingly susceptible to heart disease at a younger age - and they're getting inferior care compared to men, a recent study shows. (
  • But while women typically develop heart disease 10 years later and are believed to get a protective benefit from hormones released during the menstrual cycle, the latest study indicates they're now at risk at a younger age. (
  • In a study of 185 women ages 40 to 50, 22% of those who had a mammogram in the year prior to diagnosis had a mastectomy, compared with 52% who did not have a mammogram in the previous year (p = 0.02). (
  • Our study delivers strong clinical evidence to support annual screening of women from age 40," he said. (
  • The study, presented Sunday at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions meeting in Chicago and published in the AHA journal Circulation , sought to investigate heart attacks in the young, a group frequently overlooked in cardiovascular research. (
  • Dr. Ileana L. Piña, a cardiologist who was not involved in the research, called the study "another wake-up call to physicians, especially male physicians" to pay attention to the symptoms of heart disease in women. (
  • Compared with young men in the study, young women were even more likely to have high blood pressure, diabetes and chronic kidney disease. (
  • Another aim of the study is to establish the minimum effective dose of vitamin D3 which Normalizes PTH in Caucasian and African American young women. (
  • MONDAY, June 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Many teens and young adults in the United States -- particularly women and girls -- are physically inactive, a new study reveals. (
  • For the study, Armstrong and her colleagues analyzed responses of nearly 9,500 teens and young adults who took part in the U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from 2007 through 2016. (
  • The study revealed that among those who were active, young black men exercised the most -- 78 minutes a day. (
  • From my study, all of the women who had engaged in sexual intercourse had also engaged in oral sex as well," according to University of Alberta researcher Brea Malacad and her team. (
  • Based on the results of my study, there is a percentage of women (just over 30 per cent) who feel powerful when performing fellatio. (
  • Malachad's study is useful in quantifying a sexual behavior that has been of great media interest, and getting information from the young women themselves regarding their knowledge and attitudes. (
  • Given that as many women in this study had engaged in oral sex as in vaginal sex, sexual education curriculums may need to be adjusted to reflect this prevalence and address knowledge gaps. (
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who go through in vitro fertilization (IVF) early in life are at a higher risk of developing breast cancer compared to those who don't undergo the treatment, suggests a new study. (
  • For the new study, Stewart and her colleagues collected information on 21,025 women between the ages of 20 and 40 years old who went through fertility treatment at the hospitals of Western Australia between 1983 and 2002. (
  • Roughly 1.7 percent of the 13,644 women who only had fertility drugs without IVF ended up developing breast cancer by the end of the study. (
  • Giudice, who was not involved with the new study, added, 'Women should be reassured that, overall, IVF was not associated with an increased risk for development of breast cancer. (
  • Nearly two decades into the 21st century, young, professional women feel compelled to minimize their accomplishments and ambitions-but only if they are single, according to a new study of M.B.A. candidates. (
  • THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- While overall smoking rates are falling in the United States, a new study points to one exception: Young women who often opt for "very light" smoking . (
  • Nearly 20 percent of all the women in the study, and about 60 percent of current smokers , were described as very light smokers, and nearly half of the current smokers did not smoke every day. (
  • Young women who have lost a pregnancy through abortion or miscarriage have an increased risk for substance abuse or developing a mood disorder in later life, according to an Australian study. (
  • Use these social-bookmarking links to share Pregnancy loss affects young women: study . (
  • Now, a new study shows that a moderate amount of alcohol, taken before bed, can impact the quality of sleep for young women. (
  • Appearing in the June 2006 issue of the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, this study looked at the sleep habits of young women (between ages 22 to 25) who drank alcohol before bed, over the course of three nights. (
  • In one study, 147 young women at high risk for developing breast cancer took part in a program that offered BSE training and a physical breast exam by a doctor two to three times per year. (
  • Very little is known about how young women can reduce their personal risk of ER-negative breast cancer," said Kimberly Bertrand, epidemiologist at the Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University and assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, who led this study. (
  • This study assessed changes in the in-hospital mortality of men and women with acute myocardial infarction over a 20 year period. (
  • The study population was 73% male (mean age 64 years) and 27% female (mean age 72 years). (
  • The first alarm was sounded by the Department of Health Services in January this year, when it published a study on the deaths of women of reproductive age. (
  • Of the 1,496 women of reproductive age who died in the study districts during the survey period, 25 per cent succumbed to "external causes", while in 1998 the number was 13 per cent. (
  • The study lists mental health problems, relationships, marriage and family issues as the key factors leading to suicides among women. (
  • To define the HPV-associated microbial community among a high vaccination coverage population, we carried out a cross-sectional study with 345 young Swedish women. (
  • The original purpose of the survey was to study employment patterns of women in their teens and early 20s who were completing school, making initial career and job decisions, and starting families. (
  • Unlike the two NLS male cohorts, which were abandoned by the early 1990s, the NLS of Young Women is an ongoing study. (
  • The Sydney Breast Imaging Accuracy Study included 240 women from 25 to 55 years of age with breast cancer, and 240 control subjects of matching ages. (
  • The study validated other recent research, however, suggesting that age is a determining factor in the sensitivity of both mammography and ultrasound in women with breast cancer symptoms. (
  • During the past 30 years, more women ages 25 to 39 were diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer -- from 1.53 cases per 100,000 women in 1976 to 2.90 cases per 100,000 in 2009. (
  • Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer among both sexes in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , but men are diagnosed with the disease more often -- there are 43.5 cases per 100,000 men compared with 33.3 cases per 100,000 women. (
  • TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 -- Younger U.S. women are suffering heart attacks at a higher rate now than 20 years ago -- even while the picture has improved for younger men. (
  • We have to recognize that, now in 2019, women in their 30s have heart disease, whereas 20-30 years ago that was quite rare,'' Hill said. (
  • The incidence of advanced breast disease among women ages 25 to 39 crept upward by 2.1 percent per year between 1976 and 2009, according to Dr. Rebecca Johnson of Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington in Seattle, and colleagues. (
  • The analysis of three SEER registries spanning 1973-2009, 1992-2009, and 2000-2009 showed an increase from 1.53 to 2.90 per 100,000 in incidence of breast cancer with remote metastases beyond the lymph nodes or adjacent organs among women, ages 25 to 39, over that time period. (
  • Women ages 40 and older showed progressively smaller increases in metastatic presentation by age group, without any significant trends in any group 55 years or older except for an increase in localized disease associated with the start of screening mammography programs during the 1980s. (
  • Women over 40 can still have fun with color, but simultaneously wearing strong eye and lip color can look hard as one ages. (
  • The algorithm yielded brain ages an average of 3.8 years younger than the women's chronological ages. (
  • The number of cases of metastatic breast cancer diagnosed in women ages 25 to 39 went up by 2.1% per year from 1976 to 2009. (
  • The greatest increase was in women ages 25 to 34. (
  • There was no real increase in the number of cases of metastatic breast cancer diagnosed per year for women ages 55 and older for the same time period. (
  • Identified as thoracic epidural arteriovenous malformation (T.E.A.M.), this particular AMV primarily affects younger women ages 20 to 40. (
  • The incidence of metastatic breast cancer - the most advanced stage of the disease - is on the rise in younger women between the ages of 25 and 39, an analysis of breast cancer trends revealed. (
  • Mammography detected cancers in women ages 40 to 49 that were smaller, had less nodal metastasis, and were associated with increased survival," Dale said here during a press briefing at the American Society of Breast Surgeons meeting. (
  • Excluding women in this age group from routine mammograms will potentially result in later disease diagnosis and poorer survival rates for women ages 40 to 49. (
  • Visiting young women ages 12 to 18 and training their leaders in far-flung congregations around the world is part of her assignment, and during a recent visit with LDS girls in the Dominican Republic, she asked what their biggest challenge was. (
  • This Bronze Age woman "seems to have suffered from a litany of ailments that struck at different ages and with varying duration," Boutin notes. (
  • A total of 37,000 U.S. women and 7,000 British women ages 40 to 50 are diagnosed with breast cancer each year, according to Perry. (
  • There is no clear view of the amount of vitamin D intake required to maintain the optimum level of serum 25OHD levels in the population of all ages and there are no systematic dose response studies of vitamin D in women of all ages. (
  • In 2008, 12 percent of women ages 15 through 25 got pregnant. (
  • For the research, a team led by Carole Holahan of the University of Texas at Austin looked at data from nearly 9,800 women ages 18 to 25 who took part in a federal government survey in 2011. (
  • Even in this very young age group some women have very complex pregnancy histories, some are not just having one live birth - some are having live births plus abortions plus miscarriages at very early ages," says Dingle. (
  • For years monthly BSE was part of an overall breast cancer screening plan for women of all ages. (
  • African American women are also diagnosed with breast cancer at younger ages. (
  • Studies often have smaller numbers of premenopausal breast cancers since breast cancer is less common at younger ages, and the evidence was not as strong as for postmenopausal breast cancer," Nichols said. (
  • To further their investigation of breast cancer risk factors, Nichols said the group will take a closer look at patterns of risk according to weight change in early-to-mid-adulthood and will also consider the role of pregnancy, and other factors that may be important to consider for breast cancer risk at younger ages. (
  • Principal investigator, Professor Susan Davis, Chair of Women's Health at Monash University, said previous research had focused on postmenopausal women known to have low testosterone levels. (
  • Welcome to the Center for Young Women's Health, an award-winning health website for young women. (
  • The Center for Young Women's Health (CYWH) is a collaboration between the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine and the Division of Gynecology at Boston Children's Hospital. (
  • Every year, about 12,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and 4,000 women die from this disease in the U.S. About 1% of sexually active adults in the U.S. have visible genital warts at any point in time. (
  • In adolescents and young adults, a considerable portion of brain sugar also is devoted to aerobic glycolysis, but the fraction drops steadily with age, leveling off at very low amounts by the time people are in their 60s. (
  • Goyal, Raichle, Vlassenko and colleagues are now following a cohort of adults over time to see whether people with younger-looking brains are less likely to develop cognitive problems. (
  • While working with the Livestrong Young Adult Alliance, Johnson and her research team began looking at common cancers among adolescents and adults, hoping to tease apart the reasons why the cancers in these age groups are unique. (
  • Our findings suggest the promise of using body weight to personalize and complement early cancer screening strategies among adults younger than 50 years. (
  • Unlike other young adults from the cemetery, this woman had nearly perfect teeth. (
  • Girls, black people and kids from poorer families are least likely to meet exercise guidelines, according to the report on teens and young adults aged 12 to 29. (
  • Acute myocardial infarction (MI) in young adults is well known. (
  • On average, young people are two to three times more likely to be unemployed than adults, and this is particularly pronounced for young women. (
  • A pregnant woman should not get any doses of the HPV vaccine until her pregnancy is completed. (
  • Women who haven't had a full-term pregnancy or have their first child after age 30 have a higher risk of breast cancer compared to women who give birth before age 30. (
  • They also highlight the urgent need for establishing a single set of testing guidelines for children born to HCV-infected women, for a standardized perinatal HCV case definition, and for programs to identify and treat HCV-infected women before pregnancy, as there is currently no way to prevent maternal-fetal transmission of the virus. (
  • For these reasons, they are ideal for many women, especially young women who wish to delay or avoid pregnancy for at least three years. (
  • I do believe that a healthy lifestyle, which includes diet , exercise ," may help curb even younger people's odds for the disease, he said. (
  • This data tells us that oral sex is becoming very much a part of most young people's sexual repertoire. (
  • Get involved in our campaigns and help ensure young people's health and rights. (
  • YWTF chapters have worked on a number of issues including increasing younger women's access to information about real estate, ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment and encouraging younger women to run for political office. (
  • THURSDAY, Oct. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- While rates of colon cancer have declined among people 50 and older, they're on the rise for younger Americans. (
  • MONDAY, Nov. 12, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- Heart attacks once characterized as a part of "old man's disease" -- are increasingly occurring in younger people, especially women, according to new research. (
  • The number of young women with metastatic breast cancer in increasing. (
  • This means that about 800 women younger than 40 are diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer each year now, compared to about 250 per year in 1976. (
  • It's not that men's brains age faster - they start adulthood about three years older than women, and that persists throughout life," said Goyal, who is also an assistant professor of neurology and of neuroscience. (
  • We really need to find ways to keep adolescents physically active and be able to sustain that physical activity into young adulthood," said lead researcher Dr. Sarah Armstrong. (
  • While rapid globalization and technological change may offer new opportunities for productive work and incomes for some, for many working age young people the lack of decent job prospects increases their vulnerability in the transition from childhood to adulthood. (
  • That lack of diagnosis means that autistic girls are often left struggling until adulthood, but women like Chloé are stepping in to fill that information gap. (
  • The findings stem from a review of 652 women aged 35 or younger who were treated for breast cancer at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center over more than 30 years. (
  • The findings come at a time when rates of melanoma, the potentially fatal form of skin cancer , among young women aged 15 to 39 increased 50% from 1980 to 2004, according to the National Institutes of Health. (
  • The findings, available online the week of Feb. 4 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , could be one clue to why women tend to stay mentally sharp longer than men. (
  • But while that hospitalization rate dipped among younger men over the years, it crept up among younger women -- to between two and three heart attacks per 1,000 women by 2014, the findings showed. (
  • For women, Caughey said, the findings underscore the importance of early attention to prevention. (
  • Our findings show that extending screening to younger women will lead to a better mix of health programs and a more balanced approach to the fight against breast cancer. (
  • Those findings came from an analysis of 46,700 women who had diagnoses of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) or T1N0 breast cancer included in the California Cancer Registry from 2004 to 2008. (
  • Pointing to similar findings in previous studies, the authors wrote, "As a whole, these studies suggest that young women may be especially susceptible to the cardiovascular consequences of psychosocial risk factors, especially depression. (
  • The reported findings have potentially important implications for treatment, because breast cancer in young women is often aggressive and diagnosed at an advanced stage, meaning the prognosis for these patients is often poor. (
  • The findings show that breast cancer arising at a young age seems to be associated with age-related biological processes, which appear to be independent of other prognostic factors that are commonly used by oncologists. (
  • Meanwhile, there was no increased risk for women who started fertility treatments when they were about 40 years old, regardless of whether they had IVF or not, according to findings published in Fertility and Sterility. (
  • The findings, published in the journal JAMA Oncology , show the need to better understand breast cancer risk factors in younger women before menopause, said UNC Lineberger's Hazel B. Nichols, PhD. (
  • Sonography could be the best preliminary imaging assessment for symptomatic women 45 years and younger with palpable findings on clinical examination. (
  • Whether mammography is indicated in addition to sonography in women 45 years and younger will depend on the clinical and sonographic findings. (
  • In the Midwest, where winters can be long and gray, the weather drives young people to indoor tanning salons, Hovenic says. (
  • The brain's metabolism slows as people grow older, and this, too, may differ between men and women. (
  • This is an important cause of heart attacks among younger people, and it has really only been in the past 4 or 5 years that our thinking on it has changed. (
  • which just means that there are a lot of young people here, so there is a lot of attention being paid to what happens with this next generation. (
  • Others are taken with "so much glitz and glamour and it's so appealing to them," as marketers and the Internet target young people in unprecedented ways. (
  • Worldwide e-cigarette use is controversial because many contain addictive substances, primarily nicotine, that lead to long-term nicotine addiction, which can affect brain development in young people. (
  • In present times when most young people wish to explore business opportunities in addition to or as opposed to their jobs, it is hard to find the right platforms. (
  • Women who work from their home and wish to expand their businesses are welcome at PINE that is willing to assist them in taking their work to more and more people out there. (
  • Cardiac disease is sometimes considered an old man's disease, but the trajectory of heart attacks among young people is going the wrong way. (
  • In Australia, there is a similar subset of young people with traditional attitudes towards the role of women in the household and workforce. (
  • One of the most immediate and dramatic changes brought by the Affordable Care Act has been the new requirement that insurance companies cover a policy holder's children until age 26 as dependents, a move that extended insurance coverage to 3.1 million young people . (
  • Oral sex is becoming a more frequent and acceptable sexual behavior among young people . (
  • However, disease transmission is still possible with oral sex, and evidence suggests that many young people do not practice safe methods during oral sex. (
  • I don't think young people are aware that infections can be spread this way and there are options in terms of protecting oneself. (
  • But in the 1980s, high interest rates and low crop prices pushed many young people off family farms, said Mark Wales, president of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture . (
  • But he says more young people are needed to sustain the industry. (
  • People who are counselling women post-abortion or post-miscarriage need to talk to women about their mental health. (
  • People who are counselling young women need to be aware of that. (
  • It will be getting more nontraditional, and possibly even younger people into the industry that come from different backgrounds and expertise areas, Bani Asadi said. (
  • One billion young people will reach working age within the next decade. (
  • Young people as a group are not homogenous. (
  • Eighty-five per cent of young people live in developing countries where many are especially vulnerable to extreme poverty. (
  • Many more young people are struggling to eke out a living in the informal economy. (
  • Reproductive health and conditions of work in which young people operate are pressing occupational health and safety considerations. (
  • Young people are often given the most dangerous and physically taxing of jobs without adequate training or security measures. (
  • Join a national network of young people committed to supporting young people who need abortion care and connecting each other with information and resources. (
  • While self-diagnosis is controversial, easily accessible information on autism via popular platforms like TikTok can empower women, girls and non-binary people with the information to better understand themselves and arm them to go to their doctors better informed. (
  • Her suggestion was laughed off, but after years of fighting, she finally got there: "If people can educate themselves on autistic female symptoms, which tend to differ from the 'well known' autistic symptoms, more females might get diagnosed earlier, which would increase mental health for autistic women. (
  • Can pregnant women get the vaccine? (
  • The vaccine is not recommended for pregnant women. (
  • Studies show that the HPV vaccine does not cause problems for babies born to women who were vaccinated while pregnant, but more research is still needed. (
  • For women who are pregnant, the risk of developing blood clots is twice as high as Pill users and 4-10 fold compared to nonusers. (
  • It is important that providers assess women of childbearing age, particularly pregnant women, for HCV risk and test accordingly. (
  • They analyzed commercial laboratory HCV test data from Quest Diagnostics, birth certificate data from the National Center for Health Statistics, and demographic data reported to the Kentucky Department of Public Health during 2011 to 2014 for HCV antibody-positive pregnant women as part of routine acute HCV surveillance. (
  • Fears that this kind of move would be seen as "encouraging" single, young motherhood need to be balanced against the greater needs of pregnant young women. (
  • That's why the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have issued draft revised advice encouraging pregnant women, those who might become pregnant, breastfeeding mothers and young children to eat more fish-and to eat a variety of fish lower in mercury. (
  • An FDA analysis of data from U.S. pregnant women surveyed about seafood consumption showed that they ate far less fish than the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend. (
  • In fact, 21 percent of the pregnant women surveyed said they ate no fish in the previous month. (
  • The new draft advice does, recommending that women who might become pregnant along with pregnant and breastfeeding women eat at least eight ounces and up to 12 ounces weekly, which is two to three servings. (
  • However, FDA and EPA are also recommending that women who might become pregnant, or who are pregnant or breastfeeding-along with young children-should try to avoid the four types of commercial fish with the highest levels of methylmercury: Tilefish from the Gulf of Mexico, shark, swordfish and king mackerel. (
  • The drivers of breast cancer risk can be different for young women compared to older women, so we need to do a better job of understanding what contributes specifically to breast cancer risk in younger women so we can make appropriate recommendations for them," said Nichols, who is an assistant professor in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. (
  • What it does do is help us to try to understand what contributes to breast cancer risk in younger women. (
  • Nichols said multiple factors could be contributing to the link between higher BMI and lower breast cancer risk in younger women, such as differences in hormones, including estrogen, growth factors, or breast density. (
  • He observed that "a great many" of the younger patients who experienced acute STEMI were smokers. (
  • We report here the case of a young, healthy woman who immediately after an uncomplicated spinal surgery developed a clinical picture suggestive of an acute myocardial infarction (MI) with positive relevant investigations. (
  • Research in the 1990s showed that younger women with acute myocardial infarction had a higher mortality than men of similar age," said Dr Dragana Radovanovic, head of the AMIS Plus Data Centre, University of Zurich, Switzerland. (
  • Dr Radovanovic said: "Women still have higher in-hospital mortality from acute myocardial infarction than men, probably because they are eight years older when they have a heart attack, and they have more cardiovascular risk factors and comorbidities. (
  • Acute pain in a shoulder at the young women. (
  • Based on Quest data, during 2011 to 2014, the national rate of HCV detection among women of childbearing age increased from 139 to 169 per 100,000, and the proportion of children aged 2 years and younger tested for HCV increased from 310 to 353 per 100,000. (
  • Also during 2011 to 2014, the HCV rate in women of childbearing age in Kentucky increased by 213% (from 275 to 862 per 100,000), and the rate of testing of children aged 2 years and younger increased 151% (from 403 to 1011 per 100,000). (
  • But some types can cause cervical cancer in women and other less common cancers - like cancers of the anus, penis, vagina, and vulva and oropharynx. (
  • The genomic analysis also identified a number of signaling pathways in the breast cancers of young women that could be potential targets for treatment, Dr Azim's group reports. (
  • In addition, "both intercourse and oral sex were associated with mostly positive emotions overall, which suggests that most young women are engaging in these activities because they enjoy them," said Malacad. (
  • If you're younger than 40, this research suggests that doing BSE regularly is a good idea, no matter what your breast cancer risk is. (
  • Every year since 2011, I have enlisted readers' help to identify 20 young, extraordinary and inspiring African women, aged 45 and under, who are making the most dramatic impact in individual African countries in the world of politics, business , technology, policy , diplomacy and media for the annual tally of the 20 Youngest Power Women In Africa . (
  • Meet the 2014 class of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa: the continent's emerging power brokers, the Amazons to watch, and the custodians of tomorrow. (
  • Wednesday, the first lady spoke before a conference of young women from across sub-Saharan Africa. (
  • And today in Johannesburg, she spoke to a group of young women who are leading social and economic initiatives throughout sub-Saharan Africa. (
  • In South Africa, one of the most unequal countries in the world, relationships with older men often pen the way for young women's social mobility and material comfort. (
  • Experts say the booming population of young women in sub-Saharan Africa means global infections could start rising. (
  • VULINDLELA, South Africa-Public-health leaders in the fight against HIV/AIDS have come to an ominous realization: Progress in cutting new infections has slowed, in part because of a persistent cycle of transmission among young women in sub-Saharan Africa. (
  • The spray was tested on 261 premenopausal women across Australia who had low libido and testosterone levels. (
  • Among those, the incidence for women rose from 21 percent to 31 percent, compared to men going up from 30 to 33 percent. (
  • Among women having heart attacks, the increase in young patients went from 21 percent to 31 percent, a bigger jump than in young men. (
  • There are about 230,000 new cases of breast cancer diagnosed in women the U.S. each year, and about 2,300 new cases diagnosed in men. (
  • Young women have a higher prevalence of obesity than men in the same age group, and this is especially true among minorities," said senior researcher Melissa Caughey. (
  • The patients ranged in age from 35-74 and the group considered young - 35-54 - made up 8,737 of the total hospitalizations, or 30 percent. (
  • By and large, this group doesn't put much strain on the system, what with the "young and healthy" aspect. (
  • Unfortunately, however, the new mandate requiring insurance companies to cover this age group doesn't extend to maternity care , and a large number of young women are falling through the cracks. (
  • Four in ten women said it was a "real struggle" to make their money last to the end of the month, compared to three in ten men in the same age group. (
  • Women who started taking fertility drugs around their 24th birthday and went through IVF had a 56 percent greater chance of eventually developing breast cancer compared to those in the same age group who only went through fertility treatments without IVF. (
  • Their analysis linked a higher body mass index, or BMI, to lower breast cancer risk for younger women across this age group, even for women within a normal weight range. (
  • Sharsheret was founded 10 years ago when I was diagnosed with breast cancer for the first time, and a group of young women and I recognized that there was no national response to breast cancer in the Jewish community despite the fact that ours is a community that is hard hit by hereditary breast cancer and ovarian cancer. (
  • Based on the Sydney study's evidence, it would be inappropriate to reassure symptomatic women in this age group on the basis of a negative mammogram alone, Houssami said. (
  • In the meantime, Johnson hopes the research will educate the population about the rising risks, since younger women typically do not believe themselves to be in danger of contracting breast cancer. (
  • The studies reported at the ASBS meeting approached the controversy from a "what if" perspective, examining potential risks and consequences if younger women diagnosed with breast cancer had been omitted from routine mammographic screening. (
  • In the overall cohort, each 1-point increase on the PHQ-9 was associated with greater risks of death (HR 1.05, 95% CI 1.03-1.06) and MACE (HR 1.04, 95% CI 1.02-1.05), although the relationships were only statistically significant in younger women and men 65 and older. (
  • Previous studies have shown that younger breast cancer patients consistently have poorer outcomes than patients who develop the disease later in life. (
  • A bigger concern is those younger patients with cancer present symptomatic at diagnosis -- which may reflect aggressive disease and an advanced stage at onset of discovery, which leads to overall worse outcomes in a younger individual," he said. (
  • Even though obesity has been floated as a possible reason for rising colon cancer rates among the young, "we were surprised by the strength of the link," Cao said in a university news release. (
  • One of the few possible explanations is that couples with younger husbands violate social norms and thus suffer from social sanctions," Sven Drefahl, from the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock, Germany, said in a news release. (
  • However, few sexually active young women are infected with all HPV types prevented by the vaccines, so most young women could still get protection by getting vaccinated. (
  • According to new Canadian research, more than 75 percent of sexually active young women have previously engaged in oral sex, and half viewed oral sex as less intimate than intercourse. (
  • Based on these rates, yearly mammograms would spare 10,000 U.S. women and 2,000 U.K. women from mastectomy annually, he said. (
  • For most women, 40 is the recommended age to begin breast cancer screening with yearly mammograms. (
  • MRI is often used instead of or in addition to mammograms to screen for breast cancer in young, high-risk women. (
  • Some of the women also had mammograms. (
  • And because mammograms aren't recommended for women younger than 40, most of these women hadn't had a mammogram before they were diagnosed. (
  • It included pre- and perimenopausal women, and both mammograms and sonograms were prospectively, blindly, and independently reviewed by two radiologists. (
  • And despite the density effect on their breasts, many young women's mammograms can be easily read. (
  • Ms. Stone said risk factors, like being a small-boned female Caucasian with a family history of the disease, may be unavoidable. (
  • The upward trend was not seen among older women in the analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database, published in the Feb. 27 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. (
  • Older women tend to score better than men of the same age on tests of reason, memory and problem solving. (
  • It followed older women, finding that the less time women spent sitting or lying down throughout the day, the lower their risk of eventually suffering a heart attack or stroke. (
  • Courteney Cox's new sitcom Cougar Town is set to bring the concept of older women dating younger men to the UK, according to niche dating site (
  • We feel it's about time someone got to the truth so that older women who date younger men are more accurately represented. (
  • Hopefully publicity around Cougar Town, and the fact it stars Courteney Cox, will help the general public in the UK to be more accepting and aware of the older women/younger men trend. (
  • is a 100% free dating website exclusively for older women and younger men. (
  • Screening only older women increases unfair disparities in terms of life expectancy, quality of life and incidence of disease," said principal investigator Prof Louis Niessen, a public health economist at UEA's School of Medicine. (
  • They evaluated the relation of reproductive factors, measures of body size, and other factors to incidence of ER-negative and ER-positive breast cancer in both younger and older women. (
  • Breast cancer is most common in older women, with a median age of diagnosis at 62 in the United States. (
  • Methods: We examined trends in the incidence of invasive cervical cancer by race and histology among young women (15-24 years and 25-34 years) during the prevaccine era (2000-2006) and the vaccine era (2007-2013). (
  • Cervical cancer incidence among young females 25-34 years of age also decreased from 99.7 in 2000 to 78.2 in 2006 (APD 4.0, 95% CI 2.3-5.6), and from 78.6 in 2007 to 68.2 in 2013 (APD 2.5, 95% CI 0.5-4.5). (
  • A significance decrease was observed in the incidence of non-squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) rather than SCC among young females 15-24 years from 3 in 2007 to 1.5 in 2013 (APD 9.1, 95% CI 3.1-14.7). (
  • Conclusion: A significance decrease in the incidence of cervical cancer during the vaccine era among young females 15-24 years may indicate early effects of HPV vaccination. (
  • Gender inequalities drive the disproportionate rate of HIV infection among young South African women aged 15 to 24. (
  • While women under 40 only make up less than 5% of diagnosed breast cancer cases, breast cancer is a leading cause of death among young women age 15-34. (
  • Having moderate-to-severe depressive symptoms was associated with about double the likelihood of having coronary artery disease detected in women 55 and younger (OR 2.02, 95% CI 1.03-3.97), but not in other age-sex groups, according to Amit Shah, MD , of Emory University in Atlanta, and colleagues. (
  • Almost one in five young women surveyed in England and Wales said they were paid less than male colleagues at a similar level, according to the charity Young Women's Trust, despite government efforts to close the gender pay gap. (
  • By 2014, those younger women accounted for 31 percent of hospitalizations for heart attack -- up from 21 percent in the late 1990s. (
  • At that point, 31 percent of heart attack hospitalizations were happening among younger women -- up from 21 percent in the late 1990s. (
  • Adolescent girls and young women are frequently prescribed birth control pills (also called oral contraceptive pills, hormonal pills, or simply "the Pill") for irregular or heavy menstrual periods, menstrual cramps, acne, PMS, Primary Ovarian Insufficiency (POI), endometriosis, and hormone replacement therapy. (
  • Anecdotal reports indicate that, over the past decade, oral sex has become an increasingly common and casual activity among adolescent females," says Malacad. (
  • They used data for children aged 2 years and younger to estimate the population at risk for vertical HCV transmission. (
  • New Times, Old Times and Gender Inequalities: Researching Young Women 'On the Margins' 1. (
  • A recent national survey conducted by the AAD showed that 81% of white teenage girls and young women had tanned outdoors in the past year, and 32% had used tanning beds. (
  • The Center is an educational entity that exists to provide teen girls and young women with carefully researched health information, health education programs, and conferences. (
  • Armstrong added that attempts to boost physical activity should target young girls and women, especially minorities, and girls and young women living in poverty. (
  • For many girls and young women who compete at the top levels of their sports, not having a regular menstrual period is often seen as a normal part of being an athlete - or even a badge of honor signifying hard work and intense physical training. (
  • Not surprisingly, as the number of girls and young women participating in sports goes up, so does the number of injuries. (
  • Beyond a healthy, balanced diet, girls and young women might also need supplemental vitamins and minerals to stay in peak condition. (
  • Some girls and young women, concerned with maintaining an ideal weight or "being thin," avoid eating higher calorie dairy products. (
  • Because of menstrual blood loss, girls and young women can be at higher risk of iron deficiency, which affects both sports endurance and performance. (
  • We do know that those that have been affected by this are younger and predominantly female, it's unlike other economic downturns, where it's had more of an impact on older, particularly male workers,' he said. (
  • There has been increasing concern among parents and the media that the casual attitude and frequency of oral sex leads to exploitation of young women. (
  • 50 percent of the young women surveyed felt oral sex was a less intimate activity than vaginal sex, and 41 percent thought it about as intimate as intercourse. (
  • These results indicate that oral sex is at least as common as vaginal intercourse and that it has the same emotional implications for young women," she comments. (
  • Instead of taking the woman to her address, the young driver, named only as Sergei B., stopped the car in a dark side street and asked the woman to perform oral sex on him. (
  • Should girls and women be screened for cervical cancer before getting vaccinated? (
  • However it is important that women continue to be screened for cervical cancer, even after getting all recommended shots of the HPV vaccine. (
  • While the reason for this is not clear, doctors suspect that breast cancer in younger patients is more aggressive. (
  • The risk of early onset colon cancer for overweight and obese women was the same regardless of whether or not the woman had a family history of the disease. (
  • Whatever the cause, something needs to be done to find these women at an earlier stage of cancer, he told MedPage Today in an interview. (
  • March 19, 2012 (San Diego) -- Most young women know that indoor tanning raises the risk of skin cancer , but two-thirds of sorority members at a Midwestern university used tanning beds in the past year, and 6% used them every week, a new survey shows. (
  • Most of the young women in both surveys acknowledged that tanning, particularly indoor tanning, was associated with the development of skin cancer , Hovenic says. (
  • Comparing trends and incidence of cervical cancer before and during the vaccine era among vaccine-eligible young women (15-34 years) may provide valuable insight about potential vaccine impact. (
  • Breast cancer in younger women tends to be more aggressive and harder to treat. (
  • asked Chief Medical Officer Marisa Weiss, M.D. "One thing we can address now is the need to know that breast cancer can happen in young women. (
  • After that I had friends who were diagnosed and friends of friends who were diagnosed, and it seemed like there was a surprisingly large number of young women who were getting breast cancer. (
  • With the knowledge that such advanced breast cancer is on the rise in the younger population, both doctors and women themselves can hopefully be more aware of what is happening and potentially diagnose or start medical intervention earlier, Johnson said. (
  • Among the women, 114 cases of early-onset colorectal cancer were documented with a median age of 45. (
  • The risk of recurrence was almost six times higher, and both disease-free and overall survival were substantially lower among women who did not have mammographically detected cancer. (
  • To examine potential consequences of not screening younger women, Dale and his team reviewed breast cancer records for a 10-year period and identified women whose disease was diagnosed before age 50. (
  • PI3k is an important targetable signaling pathway in breast cancer and perhaps these results could encourage investigating its role in breast cancer arising in young women," Dr Azim said. (
  • Putting all the information in context, we hypothesize that perhaps targeting RANKL could be particularly interesting in young breast cancer patients," Dr Azim said. (
  • Perry said that the U.K. does not recommend routine breast cancer screening for women younger than 50. (
  • Here's a look at some Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer Meetups happening near Tacoma. (
  • They were able to piece together enough data to follow the women for some 16 years to see if they developed breast cancer. (
  • Teel recommends that women with a family history of breast cancer get screened early. (
  • Throughout her lifetime, a woman has a 1 in 8 risk of developing breast cancer. (
  • This slideshow will tell you 10 things every young woman should know about breast cancer. (
  • Breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, and it is the second most common cause of cancer deaths in women. (
  • Lung cancer still kills almost 4 times as many women each year as breast cancer. (
  • Some patient concerns are dismissed because they are "too young" to have breast cancer. (
  • Some doctors started questioning the usefulness of BSE after research showed that regular BSE doesn't reduce the number of women who die from breast cancer. (
  • A woman can choose to make regular BSE part of her breast health monitoring and cancer screening plan. (
  • Black women under the age of 45 are at increased risk for an aggressive form of breast cancer if they experienced a high number of pregnancies, never breast fed, and/or had higher waist-to-hip ratio. (
  • Mammography is used to screen women for breast cancer. (
  • Heavier women have a lower overall risk of breast cancer before menopause, but there are a lot of other benefits to managing a healthy weight that should be considered. (
  • Obesity has been linked to higher risk for breast cancer in women after menopause, which occurs, on average, at age 51 in the United States. (
  • Women who have more adipose tissue after menopause usually have higher levels of estrogen which can contribute to higher breast cancer risk. (
  • Sharsheret, Hebrew for "chain," is a national non-profit organization that provides support to Jewish young women - and their families - facing breast and ovarian cancer. (
  • Sharsheret provides help and information to women diagnosed with breast cancer or at increased genetic risk, by fostering culturally-relevant connections with networks of peers, health professionals, and resources. (
  • So the organization itself started as a peer support network where women were connected one to one and has since then grown into 11 national programs that can take the Jewish family from before diagnosis when a family might suspect it is at risk of breast or ovarian cancer, through diagnosis of breast and/or ovarian cancer and then through the survivorship years. (
  • This approach may lead to a large number of false-positive results among women who are cancer free, however. (
  • Women of all races and ethnicities were affected and the increases happened in urban, suburban, and rural areas. (
  • The fast-growing epidemic of opioid abuse , which, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), led to a tripling of overdose deaths between 2010 and 2014, has also begun to threaten young mothers and their babies with liver-destroying hepatitis C virus (HCV). (
  • Although treatment for depression has yet to show a significant benefit in the prognosis of coronary artery disease, particularly among women, emerging data suggest that stress reduction customized for women could be helpful in this respect," they noted. (
  • But the finding varied by age and sex such that after multivariate adjustment for coronary artery disease risk factors, demographics, and the reason for angiography, each 1-point increase on the PHQ-9 was associated with a greater likelihood of having coronary disease in women 55 and younger (OR 1.07, 95% CI 1.02-1.13), but in no other age-sex groups. (
  • Traditionally, coronary artery disease is seen as a man's disease, so women who come to the emergency department with chest pain might not be seen as high-risk," he said. (
  • My daughter(17yrs)has symptoms that sound very similar however I wonder if they can dx females that are not pre/post menapausal? (
  • Crimes against women permeates Indian society: rapes, sex-selective abortions, discrimination in school and at work. (
  • In-hospital mortality rates and post-hospital cardiovascular-related deaths, such as stroke or heart failure, were similar for men and women a decade after their first heart attack. (
  • Dr Radovanovic said: "Although in-hospital mortality continues to be higher in women than men, overall age-adjusted mortality has decreased more prominently in women compared to men, particularly those in the age category below 60 years. (
  • However, the gender gap in mortality has narrowed over the past 20 years which may be due to increasing use of PCI in women. (