Chickenpox Rates Have Decreased Significantly

  • Posted on: 14 August 2015
  • By: helen
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Chickenpox cases have decreased sharply since 1995 for several reasons—read on to learn why.

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THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Chickenpox cases in the United States have dropped sharply since a vaccine against the disease became available in 1995, a new study shows.

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Why You Should Tell Your Doctor About Pelvic Pain

  • Posted on: 12 August 2015
  • By: jleff
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Pelvic pain could be something serious, so make sure to report any symptoms to your doctor.

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WEDNESDAY, Aug. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Untreated pelvic pain is common among U.S. women in their childbearing years, a new study reveals.

The findings suggest that even during routine visits, doctors should ask women about pelvic pain, the investigators said.

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Belly Bloat? It Could Be Something More Serious

  • Posted on: 10 August 2015
  • By: jleff
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These signs and symptoms of bloating are case for visiting the doctor.

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(HealthDay News) -- While everyone has intestinal gas, some people have severe bloating that causes discomfort and other problems.

The Mayo Clinic mentions these warning signs that you may need to see a doctor:

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Preventing and Coping with Gynecologic Cancer

  • Posted on: 21 September 2011
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You're not powerless against gynecologic cancers. Get preventative lifestyle tips and advice for coping after a diagnosis.
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You're not powerless against gynecologic cancers. Get preventative lifestyle tips and advice for coping after a diagnosis.
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Preventing and Coping with Gynecologic CancerReading about gynecologic cancer is enough to send shivers down any woman's spine.

For we define much of our womanhood through our reproductive organs, not only on a physiological basis, for example, our ovaries produce estrogen, but also in an emotional way, particularly when it comes to our womb.

Go Below the Belt for Pelvic Health

  • Posted on: 26 April 2011
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Laughing so hard you wet your pants is one thing, but female incontinence is no laughing matter.

As women, we face a variety of issues that can affect our pelvic floor throughout the years: childbirth, shifting hormones, the aging process and even trauma can cause unpleasant complications.

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When Something Goes Wrong "Down There"

  • Posted on: 23 October 2009
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Understanding common pelvic health issues
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Are you experiencing uncomfortable or painful symptoms in your pelvic area? Learn more about common pelvic health issues

woman looking frustratedYou probably don't think much about your pelvic health unless you're having your annual gynecologic exam, getting a Pap test, or experiencing a problem. But no matter what your age, the health of your reproductive and urinary organs—your pelvic organs—is important. If something goes wrong "down there," it affects your overall health and quality of life.

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Get in touch with yourself with the practice of tai chi chuan (translation: "supreme ultimate fist"), a meditative Chinese martial art-turned-exercise

  • Posted on: 25 September 2009
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Get in touch with yourself with the practice of tai chi chuan (translation: "supreme ultimate fist"), a meditative Chinese martial art-turned-exercise. Results include increased strength and balance, improved circulation, relaxation and stress reduction.

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Looking for a new way to treat a chronic condition?

  • Posted on: 25 September 2009
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Looking for a new way to treat a chronic condition? Try your local health food store, where staff should be able to introduce you to homeopathic treatments, foods that can alleviate specific symptoms and aromatherapy oils for bath or massage. Remember to check in with your health care provider to identify potential conflicts with other medications.

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