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More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds May 22, 2015

Also rising are costs to treat infants' withdrawal symptoms, study says

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites May 20, 2015

Fewer unhealthy signs are needed before black women's risk starts to rise, study finds

Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk May 20, 2015

Carrying sons linked to gestational diabetes, girls to later type 2 risk, researchers say

Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study May 20, 2015

Over roughly six years, no difference seen in survival

More Evidence C-Sections Riskier for Moms May 20, 2015

First-time surgeries also lower chances of vaginal delivery for subsequent births, researchers find

Chemo Before Surgery May Boost Outcomes for Advanced Ovarian Cancer May 20, 2015

Shrinking the tumor beforehand seems to raise quality of life without shortening survival, study finds

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds May 19, 2015

But breast-feeding moms should talk with doctor about risks and benefits of drugs, researchers say

Hormone Therapy for Menopause Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding May 19, 2015

Risk of a type of colitis increased somewhat for current HRT users, study found

Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds May 18, 2015

Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, but link between the two conditions is strong

Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of Irregular Heartbeat May 15, 2015

Women who entered it before age 44 were slightly less likely to develop atrial fibrillation in study

Single Moms Report Poorer Health Later in Life May 15, 2015

Researchers recommend more access to birth control, programs that aid work-family balance

Pregnancy Doesn't Make General Surgery More Dangerous: Study May 13, 2015

Complications, death rates roughly the same as for non-pregnant women

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight May 12, 2015

Smoking, gaining too much weight in pregnancy linked to obesity in children

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings May 12, 2015

In rare cases, a woman metabolizes the drug faster, getting too much into breast-milk

MRI Might Predict Breast Cancer Risk in Some Women May 12, 2015

Finding suggests scans may have value beyond detection

Miscarriage Misunderstood, Often Leaves Women With Guilt May 08, 2015

Survey finds many think it is less common than it is, don't understand it is usually unavoidable

Morning, Midday Most Common Time for Babies' Arrival, Study Finds May 08, 2015

Elective c-sections, induced births keep many U.S. deliveries within working hours

Study Sees Improving Survival Odds for Ovarian Cancer May 07, 2015

Women diagnosed today 50 percent less likely to die than they were in the 1970s, researchers say

Healthy Lifestyle May Boost Colon Cancer Survival May 07, 2015

Strongest factors included eating more fruits and veggies, maintaining normal weight before diagnosis

Health Tip: Sleep Better During Pregnancy May 07, 2015

Cut out caffeine, and observe a regular sleep schedule

Many Women Unaware of Female-Specific Stroke Symptoms May 07, 2015

Pregnancy, migraines and hormone therapy put women at increased risk, researchers say

Why Do More Women Than Men Have Weight-Loss Surgery? May 06, 2015

Women may possess greater overall awareness of the risks posed by obesity, study finds

Millennials More Tolerant, Less Promiscuous Than Their Parents May 06, 2015

Study details Americans' changing views on sexual behavior over last four decades

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus? May 06, 2015

Researchers say yes, but potential consequences are unclear

Preemie Girls Feed Sooner Than Boys, Study Finds May 05, 2015

Their eating timetable affects release date from hospital

Women Hospitalized for Asthma More Often Than Men May 05, 2015

Female hormones, differences in health behaviors may play a role, researchers say

U.S. Birth Rate Hovers at All-Time Low, CDC Reports May 05, 2015

Drop in teen birth rate, poor economy explain downward trend

Unsupervised Home Births on the Rise: Study May 01, 2015

Not having either doctor or midwife present is risky, researcher warns

Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy as Good as Full Breast Removal: Study May 01, 2015

No differences in survival or recurrence in women who chose to keep nipple, researcher says

Few Military Women Seek Care After Sexual Assault: Study May 01, 2015

Career concerns cited as deterrent

Moms' Pre-Pregnancy Obesity Tied to ADHD, Other Issues in Kids May 01, 2015

Nature of connection between the conditions isn't clear, however, experts say

Many Pregnant Women Think E-Cigarettes 'Safer' Than Regular Cigarettes April 30, 2015

But expectant moms shouldn't use nicotine in any form, experts say

Breast Reconstruction Often Involves Multiple Operations April 30, 2015

Study finds most breast cancer patients will need two or more procedures to complete process

Study Casts Doubt on Use of Common Antibiotic for UTIs in Women April 30, 2015

Canadian researchers find other antibiotics may beat nitrofurantoin, but one expert says drug still useful

Sharing Breast Milk May Pose Risks Women Haven't Considered April 30, 2015

Survey shows few ask about health of donor, discuss option with doctor

Hispanic Women's Upbeat Outlook May Boost Heart Health April 29, 2015

Study finds they worry less about weight, diet than whites, and have better cardiac profiles

C-Section Rates Drop Slightly With Hospital Review Program April 29, 2015

Newborn complications also decreased, Canadian study reports

Traumatic Life Events May Harm Women's Hearts, Study Suggests April 29, 2015

Managing stress as important as lowering blood pressure to prevent heart attack, expert says

Beijing Olympics Study Hints at Smog's Impact on Birth Weights April 28, 2015

Babies born when pollution was controlled were about a half pound heavier

Breast-Feeding May Lower Breast Cancer Recurrence, Death: Study April 28, 2015

Strongest benefit seen in most common types of tumors, researchers say

Women's Brains May Have Tougher Time Recovering From Concussion April 28, 2015

MRI study suggests working memory doesn't bounce back quickly as it does in men

Health Tip: Needing Folic Acid April 27, 2015

Here's who should take the supplement

Pediatricians Issue New Guidelines for Hospital Release of Newborns April 27, 2015

Doctors should consider baby's health, as well as family readiness and support

More U.S. Newborns Enduring Drug Withdrawal: Study April 27, 2015

Number of babies in intensive care for addiction treatment four times higher than a decade ago

Late-Life Transition Like Bruce Jenner's Full of Challenges, Rewards, Experts Say April 24, 2015

People with issues involving gender identity may struggle for years before taking action

Many Breast Cancer Patients Still Opt for Mastectomy Over Lump Removal April 23, 2015

Better pre-surgical chemotherapy means more of the breast can safely be saved, researchers say

Ovary Removal Reduces Breast Cancer Death in BRCA1 Carriers: Study April 23, 2015

The sooner, the better, researchers found

Study Supports HPV Vaccination Guidelines April 21, 2015

Protection may go beyond cervical infection

U.S. Breast Cancer Cases Could Rise 50 Percent by 2030 April 20, 2015

Elderly women will account for growing proportion of cases, study predicts

Women With Grandkids May Leave Workforce Sooner April 18, 2015

Study also finds those with flexible work situations less likely to retire

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