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  1. Could PMS Raise Women's High Blood Pressure Risk?

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of women suffer through premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and now new research suggests that those with moderate-to-severe PMS may be at heightened risk for high blood pressure later in life. While the study couldn't

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  2. Young Women Face Risk After Heart Attack, Stroke

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Young women who survive a heart attack or stroke may not be out of danger once they recover, European researchers say. These women could continue to face drastically increased risk of death -- or another heart attack or

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  3. Depression More Common in Daughters of Older Moms

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Nov. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Daughters who were born to older mothers may be at increased risk for stress, anxiety and depression when they reach young adulthood, a new study suggests. Researchers followed 1,200 Australians born between 1989 and 1991

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  4. Women May Get Poorer Post-Heart Attack Care

    By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women are less likely than men to get the recommended treatments for heart attack survivors, and that could explain much of the gender gap in long-term survival, a new study finds. Looking at records for nearly 50,000 older Am

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  5. Are Feminine Hygiene Products Safe?

    Nov. 2, 2015 -- A typical woman goes through more than 12,000 sanitary pads or tampons over the decades that she has her period. But is long-term use of sanitary protection safe? Members of Congress and women’s health advocacy groups have raised concerns about a lack of research into the safety of t

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  6. Marijuana Extract Won't Prevent Postsurgery Nausea

    By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The active chemical in marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), doesn't prevent nausea or vomiting in patients emerging from surgery, new research indicates. "Due to an unacceptable side effect profile and uncertain [anti-naus

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  7. Black Tea Tied to Fewer Fractures in Older Women

    Oct. 13, 2015 -- Drinking multiple cups of black tea -- as opposed to green or other tea -- with or without milk is linked to lower odds of a bone break in older women, a new study finds. In more than 1,000 women participating in the Calcium Intake Fracture Outcome Study in Australia, those who dran

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  8. New Clues: How Gene Affects Women's Body Shape

    By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter SATURDAY, Oct. 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Studies have shown that women with larger hips tend to have a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, and now scientists are getting a clearer picture of the genetics behind it all. Recent research has shown that a variant in a gene

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  9. Antidepressants Top Choice to Treat Severe PMS

    By Emily Willingham HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Antidepressants are the first treatment choice for a severe type of premenstrual syndrome associated with suicidal thoughts, according to a new research review. Up to 8 percent of women with PMS have this condition,

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  10. Vaginal Mesh Surgery Dangers May Be Overstated

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Surgical mesh appears to be relatively safe for treating urinary incontinence in women, despite concerns raised by U.S. regulators, a new report contends. Only one out of every 30 women who receive a synthetic vaginal

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