Could Tanning Raise a Woman's Odds for Endometriosis?
Title: Could Tanning Raise a Woman ' s Odds for Endometriosis?Category: Health NewsCreated: 12/4/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/7/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - December 7, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Could Tanning Raise a Woman ’ s Odds for Endometriosis?
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Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 4, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Gynecology, Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Could Tanning Raise a Woman's Odds for Endometriosis?
  FRIDAY, Dec. 4, 2020 -- Young women who regularly visit tanning salons may have an increased risk of developing endometriosis, a new study suggests. Researchers said the findings, from a large study of U.S. women, don ' t prove that tanning... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 4, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Tanning Bed Use by Young Women May Up Endometriosis Risk
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 2, 2020 -- Tanning bed use in early adulthood is associated with an increased risk for endometriosis, according to a study published online Dec. 2 in Human Reproduction. Leslie V. Farland, Sc.D., from the University of Arizona in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Can a Gene Expression Signature Help Diagnose Endometriosis? Can a Gene Expression Signature Help Diagnose Endometriosis?
Yana B. Aznaurova, MD, and colleagues identified and validated a genetic biomarker based on differences in the endometrium of women with and without endometriosis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Tanning beds and sunbathing may be associated with an increased risk of endometriosis
(European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) A study of over 116,000 women in the USA, published in Human Reproduction, one of the world's leading reproductive medicine journals, has found that the risk of endometriosis increased the more young women used tanning beds, got sunburnt or used sunscreen during their teenage and young adulthood years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 1, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

'Endometriosis made zero sense to me': what will it take to stop women suffering needlessly?
Doctors behind new Australian guidelines for treatment of the painful disease say they are hampered by a lack of quality scientific evidenceProf Jason Abbott ’s interest in gynaecology was piqued in the early 1990s when he treated a significant number of women complaining of troubling symptoms including – but not limited to – pelvic pain, fatigue, heavy bleeding, painful sex and painful bowel movements.And while some of these women would eventually be given a diagnosis of endometriosis –a severe disorder in which tissue similar to the lining of the uterus grows outside the uterus, causing inflammation and pain– A...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Endometriosis Health Women's health Australia news Medical research Source Type: news

Depression, anxiety, and self-directed violence in women with endometriosis: a retrospective matched cohort study - Estes SJ, Huisingh CE, Chiuve SE, Petruski-Ivleva N, Missmer SA.
The purpose of this study was to compare the incidence of mental health outcomes in women with and without documented endometriosis identified from the US. In a retrospective matched cohort study using administrative health claims data from Optum's Clinfor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Scientists discover possible genetic target for treating endometriosis
(Michigan State University) Michigan State University researchers have identified a potential genetic target for treating an especially painful and invasive form of endometriosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Is prophylactic oophorectomy right for you?
An oophorectomy is a surgical procedure to remove one or both ovaries. This may be necessary in the case of an abscess, endometriosis, ovarian cancer, or benign tumors or cysts. Another reason for having this procedure is to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer or breast cancer in those at increased risk. This includes women [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 26, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Endometriosis in the UK: time for change
An inquiry by the APPG on Endometriosis has highlighted the devastating impact endometriosis can have on all aspects of a person ' s life. The inquiry surveyed more than 10,000 people with endometriosis, and interviewed health care practitioners and those with the condition about their experiences. Among the findings was that average diagnosis times for endometriosis have not improved in more than a decade and it still takes eight years on average to get a diagnosis. The inquiry report sets out a series of support measures it asks all UK governments to commit to. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endometriosis Needs To Be Taken More Seriously, Inquiry Says
While endometriosis has a massive effect on your physical health, people also outlined how their symptoms affected their education and work-life and mental health. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice Broster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Endometriosis care needs urgent improvement, MPs say
The condition, which causes severe pain and heavy periods, takes eight years on average to be diagnosed. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts believe it's time for a radical rethink of how endometriosis is treated
Helen McLaughlin, a 35-year-old accountant, describes her agonising endometriosis struggle as an Australian gynaecologist shares his controversial theory that it is a 'pain syndrome'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Serious Is Endometriosis
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news