Enteris BioPharma Appoints Gary A. Shangold, MD, as Chief Medical Officer
Accomplished Biopharmaceutical and Drug Development Executive to Lead the Expansion of Enteris' External and Internal Development Programs BOONTON, N.J., Feb. 10, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Enteris BioPharma, Inc., a biotechnolog... Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Delivery, Personnel Enteris BioPharma, Peptelligence, Ovarest, leuprolide, endometriosis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Boosting iron levels in women with endometriosis linked to positive outcomes
(Natural News) The development of endometriosis, particularly the possible involvement of free radical-mediated oxidative damage in the peritoneal fluid, is of great interest to researchers. However, findings regarding this subject remain inconsistent. To address this, researchers from the Medical University of Lublin in Poland decided to investigate iron metabolism markers and their influence on oxidative stress parameters in the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

George Mason receives NIH grant to study environmental pollutants and endometriosis links
(George Mason University) George Mason University College of Health and Human Services has received a $1.6M grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to study the link between endometriosis and endocrine disrupting chemicals. The study seeks to answer two questions: first whether levels of these endocrine disruptors inside the uterus are associated with endometriosis and, second, if these chemicals in endometrial tissue found outside the uterus are associated with the severity of the disorder. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Adenomyosis vs. Endometriosis
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Helping Teenagers With Menstrual Pain
Painful periods are common around the world but, with treatment, should not cause a teenager to miss school, sports or social outings. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Perri Klass, M.D. Tags: Menstruation Teenagers and Adolescence Endometriosis Hormones Birth Control and Family Planning Pain Source Type: news

Image of the Day: Marijuana for Endometriosis?
THC, the psychoactive ingredient of cannabis, improved symptoms associated with the inflammatory disease in a mouse model. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 31, 2020 Category: Science Tags: Image of the Day Source Type: news

Heterotopic Endometriosis in the Inguinal Region Heterotopic Endometriosis in the Inguinal Region
This report describes a case of heterotopic endometriosis in the inguinal region. What diagnostic and therapeutic strategies are effective for this benign tumor?ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 28, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Endometriosis drug reduces bleeding in women with fibroids
(Reuters Health) - The AbbVie drug elagolix, already used to treat the pain of endometriosis, can significantly reduce the chances of heavy menstrual bleeding caused by uterine fibroids, according to the results of two studies reported in The New England Journal of Medicine. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Cannabinoids improve symptoms in mice with endometriosis
(eLife) Initial results from treating endometriosis in mice with cannabinoids suggest they can alleviate some symptoms of the disease, according to a new study in the open-access journal eLife. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 14, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Malignant Transformation of Ovarian Endometrioma With Dienogest Malignant Transformation of Ovarian Endometrioma With Dienogest
While the progestin dienogest is effective in treating symptomatic endometriosis, this case review indicates it may increase the risk of malignant transformation of ovarian endometriomas.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Adenomyosis Is A Common Women ’s Health Issue, But It’s Easily Misdiagnosed
The disorder can be mistaken for other problems like endometriosis. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Is Adenomyosis? Experts Explain This Common Women's Health Issue
The disorder — which causes intense cramps, painful sex, fertility issues and more — can be mistaken for other problems like endometriosis. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Advancing RWE together with academia
  The promise of real-world Evidence (RWE) to offer a cost-effective way to help drive transformations in healthcare and drug development is dependent on significant improvements being made in the way real-world data (RWD) is collected and developed into robust evidence.  Challenges include limited access to databases, incomplete data and problems dealing with the enormous volume of data generated on a daily basis. Much time is spent on acquisition, cleansing, integration, standardisation and encryption, as well as analysis and extraction of insights.  This is where closer collaboration between pharma and...
Source: EyeForPharma - January 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Osborne Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Diagnostic and Treatment Challenges Endometriosis: Diagnostic and Treatment Challenges
Noninvasive diagnostic methods and novel treatments are on the horizon for this debilitating and painful condition.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines)
Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines - January 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

Model predicts metastases in endometrial cancer patients
Using ultrasound in combination with endometrial biopsy results and clinical...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI helps predict outcomes of endometriosis surgery PET/CT makes case for directing cervical cancer treatment Contrast ultrasound identifies early cervical cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 24, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Graphic photos of bleeding stomach illustrate the invisible pain of endometriosis
Rachel Berwick, 28, from Warrington, had the gory makeup painted on her by fellow sufferer Andrea Baines. The women said their lives have been hugely impacted by endometriosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Top 10 Health Questions America Asked Dr. Google In 2019
(CNN) — Google users in the United States had a lot of questions about blood pressure, the keto diet and hiccups in 2019. Those topics were among the 10 most-searched health-related questions on the search engine this year, according to new data from Google. The list was based on search terms collected between January and early December. Last year, the top health-related questions Googled by people in the US included what is amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, what is endometriosis and how long does weed stay in your urine. In 2017, what is lupus, how long does the flu last and what causes hiccups were some of the...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Google Source Type: news

Cancer drug may help treat endometriosis
A drug normally used to treat cancer may help reduce painful symptoms of endometriosis, according to a study published in theProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.Speciality Medial Dialogues (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - December 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Health worker with painful periods has hormone injections to 'start the menopause' at just 29
Jade Spargo, from Truro, Cornwall, has suffered from adenomyosis and endometriosis since the age of 16. The conditions left her bed-bound whenever she was on her period. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australian women turning to cannabis to treat endometriosis symptoms
(NICM Health Research Institute, Western Sydney University) A new study published today in Journal of Obstetrics Gynaecology Canada has found one in eight Australian women with endometriosis use cannabis to alleviate pain and other symptoms, rating the plant based medicine as the most effective way to self-manage the disorder. Researchers from NICM Health Research Institute, Western Sydney University and UNSW Sydney surveyed 484 Australian women with endometriosis between the ages of 18 and 45 to determine the types of strategies they used to self-manage symptoms. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Elagolix may not be suitable as a contraceptive
Elagolix, used to treat endometriosis pain, suppresses but does not consistently inhibit ovulation and therefore may not be suitable as a contraceptive, according to a study published inThe Journal of Endocrinology& Metabolism.Endocrinology Advisor (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 8, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Woman, 24, has chosen to endure a temporary menopause for a SECOND time
Chanelle Urquhart, a bartender who lives in Hull, has endometriosis, an agonising condition where tissue similar to the lining of the womb starts to grow in other places. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bloated mother, 25, is mistaken for being pregnant due to a condition dubbed 'endo belly'
Amelia Veitch, from Essex, suffers from endometriosis, which occurs when cells in the lining of the womb grow outside the uterus. It causes her immense pain and severe bloating. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unable to get treatment here, N.S. woman with endometriosis to leave province
Michelle Avery travelled to Ottawa to see a specialized surgeon this summer because there are no doctors in Nova Scotia who treat the most difficult endometriosis cases. Now, she says she's preparing to move there for good. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

“ I felt like stabbing people – the emotions were that intense ”
Most women experience the menopause between the ages of 45 and 55 – in other words, while they’re working. Given that women make up more than 70% of UNISON’s 1.3 million members, it’s clearly a workplace issue and therefore a union issue that we should be leading the way on. The menopause is a natural transition stage in most women’s lives, usually lasting between four and eight years, although it can be longer. It’s primarily marked by hormonal changes and the end of periods, which can also trigger a wide range of physical and psychological symptoms. The menopause can also occur earlier...
Source: UNISON Health care news - October 17, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article black members disabled members Menopause unison women Source Type: news

“ I wasn ’ t sure what was going on. I was struggling to concentrate and work was getting too much ”
Most women experience the menopause between the ages of 45 and 55 – in other words, while they’re working. Given that women make up more than 70% of UNISON’s 1.3 million members, it’s clearly a workplace issue and therefore a union issue that we should be leading the way on. The menopause is a natural transition stage in most women’s lives, usually lasting between four and eight years, although it can be longer. It’s primarily marked by hormonal changes and the end of periods, which can also trigger a wide range of physical and psychological symptoms. The menopause can also occur earlier...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - October 17, 2019 Category: Food Science Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article black members disabled members Menopause unison women Source Type: news

‘ I wasn ’ t sure what was going on. I was struggling to concentrate and work was getting too much ’
Most women experience the menopause between the ages of 45 and 55 – in other words, while they’re working. Given that women make up more than 70% of UNISON’s 1.3 million members, it’s clearly a workplace issue and therefore a union issue that we should be leading the way on. The menopause is a natural transition stage in most women’s lives, usually lasting between four and eight years, although it can be longer. It’s primarily marked by hormonal changes and the end of periods, which can also trigger a wide range of physical and psychological symptoms. The menopause can also occur earlier...
Source: UNISON Health care news - October 17, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article black members disabled members Menopause unison women Source Type: news

How To Make Sex Less Painful If You Have Endometriosis
Experts explain why sex hurts for many people with endo and share tips to make it more pleasurable. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

With Endometriosis, Sex Can Be Painful. Here ’s How To Make It Better.
Experts explain why sex hurts for many people with endo and share tips to make it more pleasurable. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women's Wellness: Learn about endometriosis
Endometriosis (en-doe-me-tree-O-sis) is an often painful disorder in which tissue similar to the tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus -- the endometrium -- grows outside your uterus. Endometriosis most commonly involves your ovaries, fallopian tubes and the tissue lining your pelvis. Rarely, endometrial tissue may spread beyond pelvic organs. With endometriosis, the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 17, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Thousands share devastating impact of condition
Thousands of women have revealed to the BBC how endometriosis has affected their lives. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MPs to launch inquiry into endometriosis
They say too many women are misdiagnosed and wait too long for treatment Related items fromOnMedica Women should get choice of abortion procedures 31% of women suffer severe reproductive health problems Women in England should be allowed to take abortion pills at home Eight in ten stillbirths might have been avoided Labour minister calls for ban on early foetus sex test (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 7, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Endometriosis: The condition that can take over seven years to diagnose
Three women out of 13,500 who took part in BBC research, explain how the condition affects them. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mortality of Midlife Women With Verified Endometriosis Mortality of Midlife Women With Verified Endometriosis
This large cohort study investigated whether all-cause and cause-specific mortality increased among women with surgically verified endometriosis.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Is Your Pelvic Pain a Sign of Endometriosis?
Women are most likely to develop endometriosis between the ages of 25 and 50, and it may contribute to reduced fertility. Left untreated for years, endometriosis can result in debilitating nerve pain. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Your Pelvic Pain a Sign of Endometriosis?
THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 -- Women with pelvic pain should consider the possibility of endometriosis and discuss it with their doctor, an expert in gynecology says. While pelvic pain can be a sign of many conditions, endometriosis is among the most... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 12, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

MRI helps predict outcomes of endometriosis surgery
MRI can predict the severity of endometriosis in women referred for surgery...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Catheter-based intervention drains endometrial cysts The 10-minute abdominal MRI scan: Can it become reality? Women with endometriosis have higher heart disease risk Ultrasound should be 1st choice for female pelvic imaging Rigorous investigation using MRI can prove crucial for endometriosis (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

22-year-old P.E.I. woman having hysterectomy in hopes of ending endometriosis pain
Rebecca McCourt says she’s been in pain nearly every day, since she was 12 years old. That's why she's decided to have major surgery, in an effort to "move on" with her life. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/PEI Source Type: news

Why don ’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | Gabrielle Jackson
The medical community have known for a century that women are living in constant pain. They ’ve done nothing about itIt ’s frustrating to have questions that don’t get answered. It’s altogether disturbing to find out that those questions haven’t even been asked.When I was diagnosed with endometriosis at age 23, I didn ’t know enough to ask the right questions. I assumed my gynaecologist had all the answers, and listened carefully to his thoughtful explanations. I thought I knew it all. Or at least that he knew it all. But I was wrong.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 1, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Gabrielle Jackson Tags: Books Health Women Life and style Australia news Society Culture Australian books Endometriosis Medical research Doctors Science Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can essential oils ease endometriosis symptoms?
While typical treatment for endometriosis includes surgery, hormone therapy, and pain medications, some people also use essential oils. Learn whether they are effective here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is endometriosis an autoimmune disease?
Endometriosis is not an autoimmune disease, but research shows that it may have links to some autoimmune conditions. Learn more about the connection in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Scottish practices sent almost 400 incorrect discharge letters
Practices in Scotland were sent almost 400 incorrect discharge letters - wrongly stating that patients had conditions such as cancer or endometriosis - due to a computer glitch.  The glitch was caused by a software update to the national patient information system, Trakcare, by NHS Forth Valley health board.  The health board stated the discharge letters had a coding error, which meant there was an issue within the section of the letter that lists hundreds of pre-existing health conditions. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - August 20, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: costanzapearce Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Latest News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about the IUD for endometriosis
An intrauterine device, or IUD, can help some people manage the symptoms of endometriosis. Learn about how it works and the possible side effects in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Fury over scientific paper that judged women battling endometriosis on their looks
The study by Italian researchers, which was published in 2012 resurfaced on Twitter and went viral. Gynaecologists said the study was 'gross' and 'unfathomably sexist'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endometriosis Tied to Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
FRIDAY, Aug. 9, 2019 -- Laparoscopically confirmed endometriosis is associated with several adverse pregnancy outcomes, according to a study published online Aug. 7 in Obstetrics& Gynecology. Leslie V. Farland, Sc.D., from University of Arizona... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Two Genes Conspire in Endometriosis and Cancer to Help Cells Migrate
The genes promote the migration of endothelial cells outside of the uterus, a characteristic of both endometriosis and endometrial cancers, a study of mice and human tissue finds. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - August 9, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Podcast: Use of computer or robotic technology to assist surgeons in performing gynaecological surgery
In conclusion, low-certainty evidence for hysterectomy and sacrocolpopexy operations suggests that complication rates for robot-assisted surgery might be similar to those for conventional laparoscopic surgery. Things are more uncertain for gynaecological cancer, where we found no comparative evidence on cancer recurrence or survival after the surgery. As robot-assisted surgery depends on the skill and experience of the surgeon and is expensive, evaluating its effectiveness and safety continues to present a challenge; but this needs to be met if we are to have reliable evidence on its potential benefits and harms.Read the C...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 9, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Endometriosis Linked to Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Endometriosis Linked to Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Endometriosis was associated with increased risk for spontaneous abortion, ectopic pregnancy, and preeclampsia, a study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

August 2019
Period Problems : Fibroids, Endometriosis, and Other Issues Bulging Veins : What to Do About Varicose Veins Dr. Stacey Missmer on Painful Periods in Teens More Steps for Better Health What is Psoriatic Arthritis? Urologic Diseases (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - July 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seeking better treatments for endometriosis patients
EU-funded researchers are studying the molecular mechanisms behind endometriosis in the hope of finding new treatment options for the millions of women around the world who suffer from the chronic inflammatory disease. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - July 18, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news