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Blood pressure measures progress more rapidly in women than in men

BP Measures Progress More Rapidly in Women Than Men

Steeper increase in BP seen as early as the third decade in women, continued through life course

December 2019 Briefing – OBGYN & Women’s Health

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in OBGYN & Women's Health for December 2019. This roundup...
Liposuction improves the quality of life for women with lipedema

Liposuction Benefits Women With Lipedema

Most wait years for diagnosis and have other health issues, often an underactive thyroid gland
There is an association between a history of intimate partner violence and the development of functional syndromes

Domestic Abuse Increases Risk for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue

Female survivors of domestic abuse are at double the risk for developing functional syndromes
Long-term use of low-dose aspirin may reduce the risk for dementia in women with type 2 diabetes

Low-Dose Aspirin May Cut Dementia Risk in Women With Diabetes

However, no effect seen for lowering dementia risk in men with type 2 diabetes
Men and women experience obstructive sleep apnea during REM sleep at similar rates

Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Underdiagnosed in Women

About six in 10 women experience obstructive sleep apnea during dream sleep, similar to men
Deportation worry is associated with an increased risk for incident hypertension in women

Deportation Worry May Raise Risk for Hypertension in Women

Reporting 'a lot' or 'moderate' versus 'not too much' deportation worry tied to higher risk for hypertension

November 2019 Briefing – OBGYN & Women’s Health

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in OBGYN & Women's Health for November 2019. This roundup...
One in three women of reproductive age have a chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy

Few Women With Chronic Health Issues Use Reliable Birth Control

Nearly a third of women of reproductive age found to have one or more chronic health conditions
Use of sex-specific diagnostic thresholds for myocardial infarction identifies more additional women than men with myocardial injury

Women Less Likely to Receive Treatment for Myocardial Infarction

Sex-specific thresholds for hs-cTnI ID more additional cases of myocardial injury in women than men