Although most American women consider their health good, wide-ranging data paint a more complex picture.
A recently published study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal provides further evidence for the link between mortality and depression, while also suggesting women may be increasingly vulnerable to early death.
Recent research published in Nature Medicine found a causal link between senescent cells and osteoporosis development. This finding adds to a growing body of research supporting the use of senolytic agents in treating multiple diseases of aging.
One in six women with early-stage unilateral breast cancer undergoes double mastectomy even when it is unlikely to provide a survival benefit, according to a recent Jama Surgery study.
A vast range of personal and sociocultural factors affect women’s well-being, making women’s health a field that is in a constant state of change.
Breast reconstructive surgery candidates often are not well-informed about the procedure or the risk of complications, recent research suggests.
Recent data paint an alarming portrait of threats to women’s health.
For many women, stopping hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may involve significant medical risk, recent research has found.
Gonadal toxicity can be a side effect of chemotherapy and radiation therapy. However, a recent study in Denmark confirms what many physicians have suspected: Ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation is a safe, effective method of preserving fertility.