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October 21, 2017  
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August 07, 2008
Birth Risks Of Assisted Fertilization Linked To Infertility Causes Rather Than Procedure
The adverse perinatal outcomes associated with assisted fertilization (AF) in comparison to infants conceived spontaneously could be associated with the causes of infertility rather than the procedure itself.
- Medical News Today
August 07, 2008
Hemorrhoids Relief & Treatment
You can help to relieve the pain and discomfort of hemorrhoids in the comfort of your own home.
- Medical News Today
June 03, 2008
New Study Shows Women With Untreated Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids Have Poorer Health Status And More Debilitating Healthcare Conditions
A new study suggests that women with clinically significant uterine fibroids (UF) have poorer health status and more associated health conditions than their counterparts.
- Medical News Today
April 23, 2008
Menopause gets a makeover
Short review of menopause market
- DMNews
April 23, 2008
PMS and the teenager
How to help your teenage daughter during her painful periods. Symptoms of Menorrhagia...
- newindpress.com
March 20, 2008
Embolization a Nonsurgical Way to Treat Fibroids
Uterine artery embolization is an effective, non-surgical therapy for fibroids.
- Washingtonpost.com
March 20, 2008
Uterine fibroids and pregnancy
How to deal with fibroids during pregnancy?What are the signs for having fibroids while pregnant?
- Jamaica Gleaner
March 20, 2008
Fibroids more severe for African-American women
Among women with uterine fibroids, African Americans tend to be younger and more severely affected than white women, researchers report...
- Medicexchange.com
November 27, 2007
Fibroids Need No Attention Unless They Are Troublesome
Fibroids are very prevalent. Forty percent to 50 percent of women over the age of 35 have one or more of them...
- South Coast Today, Massachusetts
November 08, 2007
New Treatment Targets Fibroids
Hopeful alternative to hysterectomy may help relieve suffering for many...
- Westminster Maryland Community Times
September 21, 2007
Drug May Help Fight Symptoms of Fibroid Tumors
In pre-menopausal women with fibroids, the breast cancer drug Arimidex reduces the size and improves bothersome symptoms...
- ABC News
September 21, 2007
Gorilla Undergoes Uterine Fibroid Surgery
A gorilla at the Brookfield Zoo in Illinois is the first gorilla to undergo uterine fibroid embolization...
- ScienceDaily
September 18, 2007
Uterine Fibroid Embolization: An Alternative To Hysterectomy For Treating Painful Fibroids
Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that grow on or within the uterine wall...
- The New Jersey Home News Tribune
September 06, 2007
For Women Suffering with Fibroids
Every working day in this country over 3,000 women undergo hysterectomy. The most common reason is uterine fibroids...
- Speaking of Women's Health
August 22, 2007
Hysterectomy Not The Only Answer to Fibroids
When uterine fibroids require treatment, they can be treated with a handful of less-invasive treatments than hysterectomies...
- The South Florida Sun-Sentinel
August 02, 2007
Noninvasive Ultrasound Technique Relieves Uterine Fibroids
Symptomatic uterine fibroids can be durably treated with MRI-guided focused ultrasound, investigators report...
- MedPage Today
July 26, 2007
Fibroids May Be Treated Without Hysterectomy
Women with symptomatic uterine fibroid tumors may often be able to avoid hysterectomy by undergoing uterine artery embolization...
- Reuters Health
July 18, 2007
Robot Makes Removing Uterine Fibroids Easier
A robot is now making fibroid removal a whole lot easier...
- Comcast News
June 06, 2007
Your Guide to Fibroid Fixes
Uterine fibroids are common and treatable, and you have several treatment options, depending on your age and stage in life...
- CNN Health
May 22, 2007
Hysterectomy for Fibroids Can Have High Cost for Society
Productivity and surgery-related costs are substantial, study says...
- Doctor's Guide Dispatch
May 14, 2007
Controversial Abortion Drug Used to Treat Fibroids
The newest treatment for uterine fibroids only requires popping a pill...
- NBC News
March 28, 2007
FDA Approves InSightec’s New ExAblate(R) 2000 Fibroid Treatment
More women are now eligible for the only incisionless treatment option for symptomatic uterine fibroids...
- SysCon Media
March 16, 2007
Uterine Fibroids Treatment
Watch a television interview with a woman who chose uterine fibroid embolization...
- My Fox Chicago
March 07, 2007
Partial and Complete Embolization of Uterine Fibroids Equally Effective
Cutting off blood flow to uterine fibroids by partial uterine arterial embolization alone appears to be as effective...
- MedPage Today
February 06, 2007
Registry Shows That Uterine Fibroid Embolization Is Safe, Effective
This one-year analysis including more than 3,000 uterine fibroid embolization procedures indicated that the minimally-invasive therapy is safe and well tolerated...
- Doctor's Guide Dispatch
January 22, 2007
Regular Workouts Can Ward Off Fibroids
Exercising regularly may help prevent women from developing uterine fibroids, a new study shows...
- Reuters Health
December 20, 2006
A Little Girl Talk
LeQuire then introduced a treatment known as uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) - a non-surgical therapy...
- The Selma Times Journal
December 12, 2006
Fibroids Treated, Fertility Preserved
A U.S. woman whose fibroids formed a large mass the size comparable to a full-term pregnancy was treated and retained her fertility...
- United Press International
November 29, 2006
Alternatives to Hysterectomy
Gynecologists inform fewer than half of women with uterine fibroid tumors of alternatives to hysterectomy, survey says...
- Kaiser Network
November 27, 2006
Facts on Uterine Fibroids
Uterine fibroids are common, non-cancerous growths that develop in the muscular wall of the uterus...
- United Press International
October 11, 2006
New Studies Show Embolisation Better Treatment Option for Uterine Fibroids
Uterine fibroids affect 30% of all women. Although these benign tumours are not life-threatening, they can cause severe symptoms...
- PRNewswire
October 03, 2006
Options in Fibroid Treatment
When women talk about this problem with their doctors, they should feel as though they've had a full discussion of different options...
- ABC 7
September 15, 2006
Fibroid Tumors Affect Black Women More
Some women with fibroids have no symptoms, while others may experience heavy bleeding, cramping or incontinence...
- Blackamericaweb.com
September 13, 2006
Uterine fibroids: What You Need to Know
About one-third of all women have uterine fibroids, non-cancerous growths inside the uterus. When they make themselves known, the symptoms can be frightening...
- N.C. Times
August 24, 2006
Robot-Assisted Surgery Removes Fibroids
Though it was technically benign, the fibroid in Anna Crowder's uterus didn't feel that way...
- Virginian-Pilot
August 16, 2006
SIR: Embolization Effective in Post-Menopausal Fibroids
Uterine fibroid embolization, a minimally invasive treatment widely used for pre-menopausal women, can be equally useful after menopause...
- MedPage Today
July 25, 2006
Radiology Treatment Often Replaces Need for Hysterectomy
Fibroids in the uterus are common and often cause no symptoms, but when the noncancerous tumors grow too large, they can cause chronic pain and bleeding, KMBC's Kelly Eckerman reported...
- TheKansasCityChannel.com
July 24, 2006
Extending the Robot’s Reach
Someday surgeons may use a robot to assist them in every operation. But for now, most experts agree that they're too expensive...
- U.S. News & Report
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