Parenteral therapy bypasses the gastrointestinal system and hits the
circulatory system directly. Researchers from the Yokohama City
University Medical Center have attempted to find risk factors that could
predict therapy resistance in tubo-ovarian abscess (TOA).
Before heading out for an adventure at sea, ship captains must
prepare the ship for the journey. The same can be said for pregnancy.
Physical pregnancy may last 40 weeks or about nine months, but
preparation for that journey starts months or years in advance.
BOTs (Borderline Ovarian Tumors) carry a higher risk of relapse – up to
30%. Factors associated with relapse have not been accurately identified
leaving doctors with incomplete prognostic information prior to
In some countries and cultures, female genital mutilation is considered
culturally accepted. The practice varies widely from one culture to the
next, but all cultures remove some portion of the female genitalia for
If you have any of the most common symptoms of ovarian cancer, which
include frequent bloating, pain in the pelvis, difficulty eating, and
urinary issues, it is important to schedule an appointment with your
Pregnant women used to be told to eat for two during pregnancy. But eating for the baby is much more involved than simply eating more food. Both the pregnant woman and the baby need a wholesome diet of whole grains, fiber, complex carbohydrates and protein.
When planning for pregnancy, it is important for women to take care of their health. They can do this by periconception and preconception planning, getting regular checkups and screenings and having regular mammograms.
Women’s health covers a wide spectrum. There are many health conditions which affect both men and women, though a number of health issues are more prevalent and affect only women.