Monday, September 27, 2021
Home Tags Women’s Health

Women’s Health Related News

embryos

New communication discovered between human embryos and mother

A team of scientists based in the UK have identified an exciting new method in which human embryos interact with their mother-to-be. The team, comprised...
pregnancy-COVID-pre-eclampsia

COVID-19 infection in pregnancy linked to higher risk of pre-eclampsia

Contracting COVID-19 during pregnancy can increase a woman’s risk of developing pre-eclampsia, researchers have demonstrated. A review of scientific literature by researchers in Brazil has...
endometriosis

Potential drug target for endometriosis revealed as scientists discover genetic cause

A genetic discovery behind endometriosis could lead to new targeted treatment for the condition, researchers say. By identifying a specific gene – NPSR1 – that...
HER2-positive breast cancer

A major breakthrough in HER2-positive breast cancer research

Researchers have made a groundbreaking discovery in advancing treatments for HER2-positive breast cancer, one of the most aggressive forms of the disease. Conducted by a...
skin cancer

Women may have more protection from skin cancer than men

Women’s immune response may offer greater protection to some forms of skin cancer than in men, new research has found. Early research on mice and...
Ovarian cancer deaths not reduced by screening, shows study

Ovarian cancer deaths not reduced by screening, shows study

A trial of ovarian cancer screening has shown that it did not succeed in reducing ovarian cancer deaths, despite one of the methods detecting...
Improved treatment for miscarriage more cost-effective for NHS

Improved treatment for miscarriage more cost-effective for NHS

A new drug combination that is better at treating ‘silent’ miscarriages than the currently used NHS treatment is more cost-effective, according to a new...
Promise for ovarian cancer treatment from plant-derived drug

Promise for ovarian cancer treatment from plant-derived drug

A new study has show that a plant traditionally used for its anti-malarial properties holds promise as a treatment for ovarian cancer. Cancer researchers at...
The gender perspective in the COVID-19 crisis and post-crisis period

The gender perspective in the COVID-19 crisis and post-crisis period

Our societies have so much potential by pivoting to work for women after this pandemic, in many different fields. This starts with employment, job creation...
New COVID-19 vaccine advice issued for pregnant women

New COVID-19 vaccine advice issued for pregnant women

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has issued new advice for pregnant women on taking the COVID-19 vaccine. The JCVI has advised that...
UVC ultrasound probe disinfection

Germitec: UVC high-level disinfection technology for ultrasound probes

Germitec’s Hypernova Chronos UVC system is ‘light years ahead’ as the only chemical-free solution for ultrasound probe disinfection. Backed by more than 15 years of...
Pregnancy outcomes worsened during COVID-19 pandemic

Pregnancy outcomes worsened during COVID-19 pandemic

A new review has revealed that pregnancy outcomes for women and babies worldwide worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic. Pooled data from the review of 40...
Novel treatment could offer fertility hope for early menopause

Novel treatment could offer fertility hope for early menopause

A new pilot study has shown that a novel treatment approach holds promise for restoring ovarian function in early menopausal women. In the small-scale study,...
Medical cannabis for endometriosis pain management

Medical cannabis for endometriosis pain management

During Endometriosis Awareness Month, Sapphire Medical Clinics discusses how medical cannabis can help manage the chronic pain associated with the condition. Endometriosis is often associated...
Global Breast Cancer Initiative launched to reduce mortality

Global Breast Cancer Initiative launched to reduce mortality

Today, on International Women’s Day, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched its new Global Breast Cancer Initiative which aims to reduce global breast...
Call for evidence to improve health and care for UK women

Call for evidence to improve health and care for UK women

On International Women’s Day, the UK government is encouraging women to share their experiences of the health and care system in a bid to...
Clinical study shows natural formulation reduces endometriosis pain

Clinical study shows natural formulation reduces endometriosis pain

A clinical study has shown successful results in the reduction of endometriosis pain from a natural formulation of trace-metals. The clinical trial explored the efficacy...
UK could see introduction of over-the-counter contraceptive pill

UK could see introduction of over-the-counter contraceptive pill

The UK could soon see two contraceptive pills made available over-the-counter without prescription. A move to make two brands of contraceptive pill available for purchase...
New urine test can accurately detect womb cancer

New urine test can accurately detect womb cancer

A new and non-invasive urine test can accurately detect womb cancer. The test is accurate at detecting womb cancer by looking at a urine or...
Health of women and children affected by armed conflict not addressed

Health of women and children affected by armed conflict not addressed

New estimates have revealed that the health needs of 630 million women and children affected by armed conflict across the globe are not being...

Health Special Reports

Health eBooks

Health Partners

Pin It on Pinterest