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Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 2:33

Why it's so important to be aware * Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cancer in women, after breast, lung bowel, and uterine cancers. Each year around 6,800 women in the UK are diagnosed with the disease. * It is the highest ...

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Gynaecological Cancer

Gynaecological Cancer

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 1:54

1. Introduction This interim report is about women's experiences of symptoms before they were diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer and their experiences leading up to and being told they have cancer. The interviews took place in the women's' own homes at the beginning ...

Abortion

Abortion

Saturday, October 2, 2010 1:11

Abortion The physical side effects after an abortion will vary from woman to woman. There are both side effects to expect as well as risks that you need to know exist. It is important to talk with a health professional as well as ...

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Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Thursday, September 30, 2010 3:42

Prostate Cancer Symptoms: There are no warning signs or symptoms of early prostate cancer. Once a malignant tumor causes the prostate gland to swell significantly, or once cancer spreads beyond the prostate, the following symptoms may be present: * A ...

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Varicose Veins During Pregnancy

Varicose Veins During Pregnancy

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 3:28

Many women develop varicose veins during pregnancy. In fact, it has been estimated that as many as 40 percent of all pregnant women suffer from varicose veins. The principal cause is the hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy. Increased levels of the hormone progesterone cause ...

Cholesterol Levels for Women

Cholesterol Levels for Women

Thursday, September 23, 2010 3:51

Good Cholesterol Levels for Women I want to do this! What's This? Cholesterol is a soft and waxy substance found in all cells of the human body. Two types of cholesterol course through our bloodstreams: low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein ...

Home Remedies for Urinary Tract Infections

Home Remedies for Urinary Tract Infections

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 3:14

Home Remedies: Urinary tract infections are a serious problem that affects almost every segment of the population. UTI is known for its frequent reoccurrences. Women, due to certain reasons are more prone to UTI than men. Pathogens, in the shape of virus, bacteria, ...

Urinary Tract Infections in Adults

Urinary Tract Infections in Adults

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 3:03

Urinary Tract Infections in Adults: Urinary tract infections are a serious health problem affecting millions of people each year.Infections of the urinary tract are the second most common type of infection in the body. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) account for about 8.3 million doctor ...

HIV Symptoms in Women

HIV Symptoms in Women

Monday, September 20, 2010 2:14

HIV Symptoms in Women: Introduction: HIV also known as the human immunodeficiency virus is an infection of the immune system that causes a person’s system to be unable to fight off diseases and infections. Although HIV is not aids it is directly linked ...

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Acid Reflux Symptoms During Pregnancy

Acid Reflux Symptoms During Pregnancy

Thursday, September 16, 2010 0:38

When a women is pregnant, an increase in hormones, especially progesterone, causes a decrease in pressure in the lower esophageal sphincter muscle (LES). This muscle helps keep the food and acid in the stomach, and when the pressure is decreased, it no longer works as well....

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