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Women With PCOS Report More Morbidity, Medication Use

Prevalence increased for self-reported diagnoses of migraine, hypertension, tendinitis, osteoarthritis, and endometriosis

Muchas mujeres mayores tienen unas vidas sexuales activas

Nearly Four in 10 Older Women Remain Sexually Active

Authors say women should speak to their providers about sexual health, including the impact of menopause-related symptoms

One in Four Women Globally Experience Intimate Partner Violence

One in seven women reported experiencing violence in the past year

Bilateral Oophorectomy May Up Risk for Developing Dementia

Bilateral oophorectomy associated with higher rate of dementia, but association not statistically significant

Women Underrepresented in U.S. Health System Leadership

Findings seen among the largest U.S. health systems, insurance groups, and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Muscle Mass Tied to Vasomotor Symptoms in Women at Menopause

Authors say health care providers should consider screening menopausal women without hot flashes for age-related loss of muscle mass

Health Care Costs for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome High in the U.S.

Pregnancy-related and long-term health morbidities attributable to PCOS add to overall economic burden

Women Show Faster Cognitive Decline Than Men

Declines in global cognition and executive function significantly faster for women, despite higher baseline performance

Factors Identified Tied to Resultant Oophorectomy With Ovarian Torsion

Awareness of these factors may promote ovarian-conserving surgery, the authors say

Laparoscopic Resection May Be An Option for CRC Liver Metastases

Cirrhosis Cases Rising Among Women in North America

Projected future increases in cirrhosis due to alcohol-related liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease