COVID Plus'Bleeding' Stroke Doubles a Patient's Death Risk
THURSDAY, April 15, 2021 --'Bleeding'stroke patients with COVID-19 are more than twice as likely to die as those without COVID-19, new research shows. For the study, a research team from the University of Utah analyzed data from 568 hospitals in... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CHOP-led research study identifies key target in treatment-resistant hemophilia A
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have identified a key target that may be responsible for treatment failure in about 30% of patients with hemophilia A. The target, known as B cell activating factor (BAFF), appears to promote antibodies against and inhibitors of the missing blood clotting factor that is given to these patients to control their bleeding episodes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AI predicts heart disease risk in DEXA images
A deep-learning algorithm designed to read dual-energy x-ray absorptiometr...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: How well can AI software spot intracranial bleeding on head CT? After hurdles, FDA clears Nanox's digital x-ray system DBT shows potential to assess bone health in women CT lung screening scans also work for bone density Cardiac CT shows promise for osteoporosis screening (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Coronavirus live: Malta offers tourists up to €200; EMA reviewing vaccines – as it happened
Island to pay visitors after tourism sector hammered by pandemic;EMA looking at reports of rare bleeding condition andfour cases of rare blood clots in J&J jabEU agency examines reports of blood clots with J&J Covid vaccineUS blow as J&J ‘one-shot’ vaccine deliveries plummetNorwegian PM fined after breaking Covid rules with birthday partyAlmost all Dutch-made doses of AstraZeneca vaccine will stay in EU12.14amBSTThat ’s it from the UK blog team. Thanks for following our coverage..12.13amBSTPeople who have had the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccineare seeking help at A&E inEnglanddespite having onl...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Rhi Storer, Martin Belam and Kate Lyons (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus World news South Korea Japan Asia Pacific Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Coronavirus live: Malta offers tourists up to €200; EMA reviewing vaccines
Island to pay visitors after tourism sector hammered by pandemic;EMA looking at reports of rare bleeding condition andfour cases of rare blood clots in J&J jabEU agency examines reports of blood clots with J&J Covid vaccineUS blow as J&J ‘one-shot’ vaccine deliveries plummetNorwegian PM fined after breaking Covid rules with birthday partyAlmost all Dutch-made doses of AstraZeneca vaccine will stay in EU8.44pmBSTMalta plans to offer foreign visitors a handout of up to €200 euros if they stay at least three days on the Mediterranean island this summer, Reuters reports.The tourism minister Clayton...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Rhi Storer, Martin Belam and Kate Lyons (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus World news South Korea Japan Asia Pacific Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Novel Antiplatelet Drug: Hope for Efficacy Without Bleeding? Novel Antiplatelet Drug: Hope for Efficacy Without Bleeding?
A new antiplatelet drug with a completely novel mechanism of action could hold the promise of delivering the holy grail – reducing cardiac events without increasing bleeding.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - April 8, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Wireless interventional radiology firm Xenter announces formal launch
Xenter, a company developing wireless technology for use in interventional cardiology...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA clears Philips SmartCT software for image-guided therapy RF ablation relieves pain for bone cancer patients in 3 days Study evaluates safety of new liver cancer treatment E/M coding and billing for interventional radiology Is uterine artery embolization underused for postpartum bleeding? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 8, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

European Regulators Find Possible Link Between AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine and Rare Clotting Disorder
(LONDON) — The European Union’s drug agency said Wednesday that it found a “possible link” between the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine and a rare clotting disorder but recommended that vaccinations continue in adults, saying the benefits of the shot still outweigh risks. The European Medicines Agency described the clots as “very rare” side effects. It said most of the cases reported have occurred in women under 60 within two weeks of vaccination — but based on the currently available evidence, it was not able to identify specific risk factors. Experts reviewed several dozen cases t...
Source: TIME: Health - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARIA CHENG/AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Gingivitis: Can you reverse gingivitis? How to stop bleeding gums
GINGIVITIS is an early stage of gum disease that causes bleeding gums. Can you reverse gingivitis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Abbott's XIENCE ™ Stent Receives European Approval for One-Month Dual Anti-Platelet Therapy (DAPT) for High Bleeding Risk Patients
- New shorter duration of dual anti-platelet therapy (DAPT) post XIENCE stent implant provides physicians with additional options to treat patients at high risk of bleeding (Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - April 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How well can AI software spot intracranial bleeding on head CT?
Artificial intelligence (AI) software can flag suspected intracranial hemorrhag...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI detection of intracranial hemorrhage saves lives Use cases expand, solidify for AI across subspecialties AMVC Fall 2020: AI can reshape radiology post-COVID-19 RSNA announces AI challenge winners Can AI find brain hemorrhage as well as radiologists? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Expands Phase 2a Clinical Trial of COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate to Include Adolescents
New Brunswick, NJ (April 2, 2021) – Johnson & Johnson (the Company) has begun vaccinating adolescent participants in the ongoing Phase 2a clinical trial for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. “The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on adolescents, not just with the complications of the disease, but with their education, mental health, and wellbeing,” said Paul Stoffels, M.D., Vice Chairman of the Executive Committee and Chief Scientific Officer at Johnson & Johnson. “It is vital that we develop vaccines for eve...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 2, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Significant decline in subarachnoid hemorrhage hospitalizations due to COVID-19
(Boston Medical Center) New research led by investigators from Boston Medical Center and Grady Memorial Hospital demonstrates the significant decline in hospitalizations for neurological emergencies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The rate of Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) - bleeding in the space between the brain and the tissue covering the brain - hospitalizations declined 22.5 percent during the study period, which is consistent with the other reported decreases in emergencies such as stroke or heart attacks. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 2, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Excessive bruising or bleeding could indicate your risk
FATTY liver disease has been on the rise lately and is a direct result of alcohol abuse. The skin can indicate a person's risk and if you experience excessive bruising it could be a warning of the dangerous condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Sharing Is Caring - Kenya's Only Breast Milk Bank Expresses Care for Vulnerable Newborns
[Nigeria Health Watch] Esther Wawire, 23, delivered her daughter at Kenya's Punwani Hospital two weeks ago, but was unable to breastfeed due to complications arising from the delivery. "I had high blood pressure, so my baby was born earlier than expected, weighing 800 grams," she said. "My pressure didn't go down immediately, and I was bleeding excessively, so I was transferred to another hospital for admission and my baby was taken to the nursery." (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What Are Indications for a Ileostomy?
Discussion There are three types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): Crohn’s disease (CD) – can affect entire gastrointestinal tract but often is discontinuous (i.e., has skipped areas), has transmural inflammation and disease, has granulomas Ulcerative colitis (UC) – affects the colon, is continuous (i.e., has no skipped areas) and has superficial mucosal ulcerations Unclassified IBD – has chronic colitis but not specific features of CD or UC The specific pathogenesis appears to be multifactorial with having a genetic predisposition (1.6 – 30% risk of developing UC if patient has first deg...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 29, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Postpartum Bleeding Doesn't Mean Hysterectomy
Heavy bleeding following birth can threaten the life of the mother, and doctors at times turn to a hysterectomy to end the bleeding. But a new study suggests a less invasive, underused procedure might be a better, less drastic option. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Postpartum Bleeding Doesn't Have to Mean Hysterectomy, Experts Say
WEDNESDAY, March 24, 2021 -- Heavy bleeding following birth can threaten the life of the mother, and doctors at times turn to a hysterectomy to end the bleeding. But a new study suggests a less invasive, underused procedure might be a better, less... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 24, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Postpartum Bleeding Doesn't Have to Mean Hysterectomy, Experts Say
Title: Postpartum Bleeding Doesn't Have to Mean Hysterectomy, Experts SayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/24/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/24/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - March 24, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Outcomes of Upper GI Bleeding: DOACs vs. Vitamin K Antagonists Outcomes of Upper GI Bleeding: DOACs vs. Vitamin K Antagonists
This study investigated whether direct oral anticoagulants alter outcomes of upper GI bleeding as compared to vitamin K antagonists.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Danish regulator says woman who died after AstraZeneca jab had "unusual symptoms" including from blood clots
(Natural News) The Danish Medicines Agency (DKMA) said a patient who died of a blood clot after getting the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine exhibited “unusual symptoms.” Aside from bleeding, the 60-year-old woman had a low number of blood platelets and clots in small and large vessels. Denmark’s drug regulator added that a few similar cases were... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: How Oral Health May Affect Your Heart, Brain and Risk of Death
FRIDAY, March 19, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Dental cavities could significantly increase the risk of a life-threatening stroke from bleeding in the brain, according to new research. Past studies have shown a link between gum... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Docs Debate Blood Thinners to Prevent Clots After C-Section Docs Debate Blood Thinners to Prevent Clots After C-Section
There's sharp debate among physicians about whether wide use of heparin is effective, worth the cost and safe, since it carries the risk of bleeding.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Is uterine artery embolization underused for postpartum bleeding?
Uterine artery embolization is a better option than hysterectomy for women experiencin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Breast MRI effective for postpartum breast cancer SIR: UFE use still lags hysterectomy for fibroids Uterine artery embolization (UAE) in the UAE MRI leads to better therapy for pelvic pain in pregnant, postpartum women (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Should you be concerned about blood clots, bleeding and the AstraZeneca vaccine?
Blood clots and abnormal bleeding in a small number of vaccine recipients in European countries have cast doubt on its safety, although no causative link has been found between the patients ’ conditions and the vaccine. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should you be concerned about blood clots, bleeding and AstraZeneca vaccine?
Blood clots and abnormal bleeding in a small number of vaccine recipients in European countries have cast doubt on its safety, although no causative link has been found between the patients ’ conditions and the vaccine. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - March 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Benefits of Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine outweigh any risk, says EMA
European agency seeks to allay blood clot fears as Germany, France and Italy temporarily suspend useCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageEurope ’s medicines regulator has moved to stifle spiralling concern about the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, saying the shot’s benefits outweigh the risks after four major EU countries announced they were suspending its use.Germany, France, Italy and Spain temporarily halted inoculations with the vaccine on Monday after reported incidents of bleeding, blood clots and a low count of blood platelets in some people who had received the AstraZeneca shot....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley and Sarah Boseley Tags: Coronavirus Vaccines and immunisation Germany World Health Organization France Italy Europe Infectious diseases Science AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals industry Health policy Spain Source Type: news

Evaluation of platelet-rich fibrin and tricalcium phosphate bone graft in bone fill of intrabony defects using cone-beam computed tomography: A randomized clinical trial
This study assesses bone fill in intrabony defects, following the use of β tricalcium phosphate (TCP) bone graft with and without PRF. Materials and Methods: Thirty sites with intrabony defects in periodontitis patients were selected, randomly allotted into three groups: Group A open flap debridement (OFD), Group B OFD with β TCP with PRF, and Group C β TCP. Clinical parameters such as plaque index, gingival index, sulcus bleeding index, and PPD recorded at baseline and 6 months. Radiographic parameters include cementoenamel junction (CEJ) to base of defect, CEJ to alveolar crest, depth of defect, and b...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - March 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Bleeding Disorder Diagnoses Delayed by Years in Girls and Women Bleeding Disorder Diagnoses Delayed by Years in Girls and Women
' There is increasing awareness about issues faced by women and girls with inherited bleeding disorders, but disparities still exist both in both access to diagnosis and treatment,'said Dr Roseline D'Oiron.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

BioMarin Announces FDA Regenerative Medicine Advanced Therapy (RMAT) Designation Granted to Valoctocogene Roxaparvovec, Investigational Gene Therapy for Hemophilia A
RMAT Designation Granted by FDA During Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month SAN RAFAEL, Calif., March 8, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ: BMRN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administrat... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA BioMarin, Valoctocogene Roxaparvovec, Hemophilia (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Are the Causes of Secondary Amenorrhea?
Discussion The first sign of puberty in females is breast budding (Tanner stage II) which normally occurs from 8-13 years. Menarche usually occurs within 2 years of breast budding occurring usually at Tanner stage III-IV breast development. Menarche occurs for most girls from 10-15 years. Most cycles range between 21-45 days. Age> 13 years without acquisition of secondary sexual characteristics,> 15 years before menarche or 5 years after acquisition of secondary sexual characteristics or cycles longer than 45 days are indications for evaluation. After menarche is it not uncommon to have anovulatory cycles that are ir...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 8, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

New AASLD Guidelines Reconsider Bleeding Risk in Cirrhosis New AASLD Guidelines Reconsider Bleeding Risk in Cirrhosis
Dr David Johnson comments on the paradigm-shifting implications of these guidelines on coagulation and bleeding in patients with cirrhosis.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - March 4, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Fidelis Specialty Pharmacy Selects Citus Health to Enable Real-Time...
Innovative specialty pharmacy provider for hemophiliac and bleeding disorder patients to implement Citus Health’s HIPAA-compliant digital health solution suite to improve patient and staff...(PRWeb March 04, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/fidelis_specialty_pharmacy_selects_citus_health_to_enable_real_time_virtual_patient_communications_and_faster_collection_of_key_patient_data/prweb17770242.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is It My Period or Implantation Bleeding?
Title: Is It My Period or Implantation Bleeding?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/1/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/1/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - March 1, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Announces U.S. CDC Advisory Committee Recommends First Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine for Adults 18 and Older in U.S.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., February 28, 2021 – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) (the Company) today announced that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has recommended the first single-shot COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, for individuals 18 years of age and older under the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). “For more than 130 years, Johnson & Johnson has come to the aid of people during times of crisis, and we believe ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 28, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Authorized by U.S. FDA For Emergency Use
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., February 27, 2021 – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) (the Company) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, to prevent COVID-19 in individuals 18 years of age and older. This decision was based on the totality of scientific evidence, including data from the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE study that demonstrated the vaccine was 85 percent effective in preventing severe disease across all regions studied, and showed protection agai...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 28, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Bad breath, tooth decay or bleeding gums are a warning
DIABETICS are three times more likely to develop dental problems than those who have healthy blood sugar levels. Early warning signs of type 2 diabetes can be so slight, they're easily missed, and then complications can occur. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Common Antidepressants Won ’ t Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 26, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Bleeding gums could indicate your risk of the deadly condition
FATTY liver disease is far more common than many think with a myriad of symptoms felt throughout the body warning that something is not right. Bleeding gums could be a sign of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Common Antidepressants Won't Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: Study
FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2021 -- The most widely prescribed antidepressants in the United States don't appear to increase the risk of the deadliest type of stroke, according to a new preliminary study. It examined the association between selective... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 26, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Common Antidepressants Won't Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: Study
Title: Common Antidepressants Won't Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - February 26, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Winter Storm Delays Cancer Treatment Across U.S.
Severe winter storms have affected multiple central U.S. states with power outages and water supply disruptions. State officials in Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi say restoring power to everyone could still take several days. Over the past week, problems with state infrastructure left millions of residents across Texas and Oklahoma without heat and potable water. Dr. Raja Flores, a thoracic surgeon at Mount Sinai Cancer Center in New York, says the weather has also affected cancer patients in his area. “With the storm, many services are not available,” Dr. Flores told The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com. ...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - February 22, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Amy Edel Source Type: news

New Drug Combo Could Help Treat Uterine Fibroids
A new combo pill can substantially reduce bleeding caused by uterine fibroids -- possibly offering some women an alternative to surgery. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gastrointestinal bleeding among hospitalizations for salicylate poisoning in the United States - Thongprayoon C, Lapumnuaypol K, Kaewput W, Petnak T, Qureshi F, Mao MA, Boonpheng B, Bathini T, Choudhury A, Vallabhajosyula S, Cheungpasitporn W.
This study aimed to determine the incidence, as well as evaluate risk factors, and impact of gastrointestinal bleeding on outcomes and resource use in patients admitted for salicylate poisoning. METHODS: We used the National Inpatient S... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

New Drug Combo Could Be Advance Against Uterine Fibroids
MONDAY, Feb. 22, 2021 -- A new combo pill can substantially reduce bleeding caused by uterine fibroids -- possibly offering some women yet another alternative to surgery, a new trial finds. The once-daily medication, which combines a drug called... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 22, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Relugolix Confirmed to Cut Menstrual Bleed by Half in Most Women With Fibroids Relugolix Confirmed to Cut Menstrual Bleed by Half in Most Women With Fibroids
Daily relugolix therapy cuts menstrual bleeding by at least half without affecting bone density in 71% of women with uterine fibroids, according to results from the LIBERTY 2 trial, published by the New England Journal of Medicine.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Relugolix Combo Therapy Beneficial for Fibroid-Related Menorrhagia
THURSDAY, Feb. 18, 2021 -- For patients with uterine fibroids, once-daily relugolix combination therapy results in significantly reduced menstrual bleeding compared with placebo, according to a study published in the Feb. 18 issue of the New England... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 18, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Do You Treat a Bleeding Hemorrhoid?
Title: How Do You Treat a Bleeding Hemorrhoid?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/17/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - February 17, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Guinea Declares Ebola Epidemic as Neighboring Countries Act to Prevent Further Spread
DAKAR, Senegal — Guinea has officially declared it has an Ebola epidemic after at least three people have died and four others have been infected in the West African nation. Neighboring Sierra Leone and Liberia have put their citizens on high alert as the three West African nations battled the world’s deadliest Ebola outbreak from 2014 to 2016, which began in Guinea and in which more than 11,300 people died. Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has flown to consult with Guinean President Alpha Conde. Guinea’s new Ebola outbreak occurred in N’Zerekore, in southern Guinea, where health offi...
Source: TIME: Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CARLEY PETESCH / AP Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Guinea: Health Ministry Officially Declares New Ebola Outbreak
[DW] Guinea's Health Ministry has now confirmed a new outbreak of the rare but deadly virus that causes fever, aches, diarrhea, and sometimes bleeding. DR Congo has also reported cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news