Tag: women's health
2 months ago
nationalworld.com

Women's health: Quarter of women pressured into returning to work when taking time off for health...

There is very little support for women's health conditions including endometriosis in the workplace, according to new...

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3 months ago
nationalworld.com

Endometriosis patients seeking diagnosis told 'come back when you want to get pregnant'

Endometriosis patients in the UK are now waiting nine years for a diagnosis - and sufferers feel let down by the heal...

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3 months ago
nationalworld.com

Endometriosis patients are now waiting 9 years for diagnosis in UK

Endometriosis patients are now waiting nine years for diagnosis in UK with those in Northern Ireland and Wales left w...

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3 months ago
nationalworld.com

TV presenter Philippa Forrester reveals early menopause went undiagnosed for more than a decade

It was Philippa Forrester's friend, fellow TV presenter Anthea Turner who encouraged her to get her hormones tested f...

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4 months ago
buxtonadvertiser.co.uk

Women’s health in the spotlight for High Peak residents - with pregnancy gynaecological condition...

Better care before, during and after pregnancy as well improved care for gynaecological conditions and menstrual prob...

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7 months ago
nationalworld.com

Influencer Luana Andrade, 29, was having liposuction for childhood knee problem when she died, fa...

Instagram influencer Luana Andrade died aged 29 after having liposuction - following backlash her family have now exp...

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7 months ago
nationalworld.com

Influencer Luana Andrade, 29, dies after having liposuction as boyfriend leads tributes to 'sunsh...

Instagram influencer Luana Andrade, who has been described as a 'princess' by her boyfriend, has died age 29 after co...

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9 months ago
inews.co.uk

I was in horrendous pain caused by a 'sterilisation' device - and had periods lasting a month

Helen Bordiak is one of 200 women suing the German giant Bayer after they said the company's Essure implant caused pr...

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9 months ago
inews.co.uk

Surgeons perform UK's first womb transplant giving women without a uterus hope of giving birth

The team will eventually publish evaluations of their operations for peer review, which will take several years, befo...

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9 months ago
inews.co.uk

UK's first menopause education programme launched after research found 90% not taught about it

Those behind the National Menopause Education and Support Programme said they hope it will give women reaching menopa...

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10 months ago
inews.co.uk

One in four women with suspected breast cancer waiting more than two weeks for NHS referral

NHS England targets stipulate that a patient referred to a specialist with possible breast cancer should receive an a...

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10 months ago
inews.co.uk

Periods can make Long Covid symptoms worse, study suggests

A survey suggests periods make long Covid symptoms worse in nearly half of cases - and change symptoms for the majori...

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11 months ago
inews.co.uk

Iron deficiency is a growing problem for girls and women - what can we do to stay healthy?

For decades, women with anaemia have been ignored, say experts

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11 months ago
inews.co.uk

IVF is more likely to be successful if egg collection is done in the summer, scientists say

Transferring frozen then thawed embryos to women’s wombs from eggs collected in the summer resulted in a 30 per cent ...

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about 1 year ago
nypost.com

I survived cancer but it left me infertile —so I found a surrogate on Instagram

When this cancer survivor turned to Instagram for support during her fertility journey, she had no idea she’d find a ...

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about 1 year ago
nypost.com

Inescapable 'forever chemicals' hurt pregnancy odds: 'Warning to women'

“What our study adds is that PFAS may also decrease fertility in women who are generally healthy and are naturally tr...

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about 1 year ago
nypost.com

US lags behind most wealthy nations in life expectancy: 'Disastrous'

New data: US is being outpaced thanks to “liberal approach” of some world leaders, according to researchers.

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almost 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Less than half of adults can correctly label the vagina as study shows major 'knowledge gap'

The Eve Appeal charity has launched a series of gynaecological health lesson plans to help improve body awareness - h...

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almost 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Covid during late pregnancy increases the risk of premature birth, study finds

Scientists advise women in later pregnancy to wear masks and socially distance - but infection makes no difference to...

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almost 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

How millions of women will benefit from HRT product Gina 10 being available over the counter

The medicines regulator has announced the low-dose vaginal tablets can be supplied without prescription for post-meno...

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almost 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Back to the dark ages of women's health, aka 1973

Anti-abortion activists have pulled the levers of democracy to impose a life-transforming judgement on their fellow c...

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about 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Menopause guidance to consider alternative treatments amid HRT shortage and cover trans people

Current Nice guidelines are for 'women in menopause, and their families and carers' but officials are expanding scope...

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about 2 years ago
mirror.co.uk

'I couldn’t have sex and had to crawl around my home in pain due to chronic UTI’

A woman left feeling like she was 'weeing glass' for two years after suffering a chronic UTI has told how she spent £...

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about 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Simple blood test by GPs could help diagnose ovarian cancer faster in women under 50

University of Manchester scientists investigated whether a type of protein found in the blood could help identify ova...

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about 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Women 700% more likely than men to suffer from gut condition that causes persistent pain

The charity Guts UK is calling for more research into microscopic colitis to determine the reasons behind the gender ...

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over 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Post-menopausal women could soon be able to buy HRT product without prescription

Women across the UK will be able to access treatment for their symptoms directly from their pharmacist if proposals a...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Psychologists debate over whether to call patients ‘sluts’

The British Psychological Society has advised its 60,000 member therapists to use a patients’ “preferred” term, inclu...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

COVID vaccine can lengthen the menstrual cycle, study finds

Research found that many vaccinated against COVID-19 saw a slight delay — by less than one day — in the onset of thei...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Woman died one day after cancer diagnosis, symptoms dismissed as ‘hormonal’

The model, actress and event planner first reported symptoms of abdominal pain and unusual bleeding in December 2019....

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Texas clinic sees bump in vasectomies since abortion ban took effect

One urology clinic in Austin reported “about a 15% increase in scheduled vasectomies” since the near-total abortion b...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Woman says giant ovarian cyst made her look like she was pregnant

Many ovarian cysts and tumors go undetected, but Katie Sims, 32, couldn’t ignore hers. She shared in painful detail t...

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over 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

Boots reinstates 'grossly inflated' price for morning-after pill following Black Friday 'deal'

Health campaigners said the large reduction showed it was possible for pharmacies to offer lower prices on 'essential...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Breast cancer is more likely to spread in young women: study

Women with breast cancer aged 35 and under are at a higher risk of the disease spreading to other parts of the body, ...

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over 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

HRT medication to be 'cheaper and easier' for menopausal women under new plans

A menopause task force is also being set up to better inform support given to menopausal women

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over 2 years ago
inews.co.uk

New mothers forced to go private to treat incontinence after childbirth in hidden health crisis

Women suffering from incontinence and vaginal prolapse - many of them new mothers - are having to wait months for med...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

NIH orders $1.67M study on how COVID-19 vaccine impacts menstrual cycle

The National Institutes of Health will spend $1.67 million to investigate a possible hidden link between the COVID-19...

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almost 3 years ago
inews.co.uk

MPs to consider the need for anti-discrimination laws for menopausal women being failed in the wo...

One million women have left jobs due to the menopause - creating a knock-on impact on gender pay equality and the num...

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almost 3 years ago
nypost.com

Sexual harassment forcing women out of health care: global study

A gender equality initiative by Women in Global Health is warning of a “shadow pandemic” among women, especially in t...

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almost 3 years ago
theguardian.com

Why are women more prone to long Covid?

While men over 50 tend to suffer the most acute symptoms of coronavirus, women who get long Covid outnumber men by as...

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