The Association Between Hysterectomy and Ovarian Cancer Risk The Association Between Hysterectomy and Ovarian Cancer Risk
Many think that hysterectomy without oophorectomy protects from invasive ovarian cancer. But is that really true?Journal of the National Cancer Institute (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Fibroid surgery: Everything you need to know
The many different types of fibroid surgery include a myomectomy, radiofrequency ablation, and a hysterectomy. Learn about these and other surgery options here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

As & #039;Robot Wars & #039; Kick-In, Is Robotic Surgery Ripe for an & #039;iPhone Moment & #039;?
Is widespread adoption of surgical robots around the corner? The question is certainly timely given the recent developments in the sector. To name a few, in mid-September, CMR announced it raised $243 million in a Series C round, while reaching unicorn status. Two weeks later, Medtronic was unveiling Hugo to investors, its long-awaited robotic surgery system. Meanwhile, Verb Surgical, the joint venture between Johnson & Johnson and Verily, took on a new CEO ahead of market launch. As the range of offerings continue to expand, should we expect to see surgical robots in every OR soon? The answer is not quite yet. On one ...
Source: MDDI - December 4, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Michael Friedrich Tags: Design Source Type: news

Mother, 39, was driven to the brink of suicide by contraceptive implant
Alana Nesbitt's seven year nightmare is now over, after she had a hysterectomy to have the Essure device removed. The mother-of-two, from Belfast, said her life became filled with pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A doctor is accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent
A Virginia doctor has been arrested after he was accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent, according to a federal affidavit. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Virginia Doctor Performed Hysterectomies Without Consent, Prosecutors Say
Javaid Perwaiz, an obstetrician and gynecologist, was arrested and charged with health care fraud. In one instance, he was accused of tying one patient ’s fallopian tubes without her knowledge, according to court documents. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Johnny Diaz Tags: Hysterectomies Malpractice Pregnancy and Childbirth Virginia Javaid Perwaiz Frauds and Swindling Source Type: news

Mother born with two wombs is forced to have a DOUBLE hysterectomy at 28
Megan Argyle, from Hull, had the surgeries this month after enduring years of excruciating pain. She was diagnosed at 14 with uterus didelphys - which saw her born with two wombs and two cervixes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

QuickStats: Percentage of Women Aged ≥50 Years Who Have Had a Hysterectomy, by Race/Ethnicity and Year - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2008 and 2018
The percentage of women aged ≥50 years who have had a hysterectomy decreased from 36.6% in 2008 to 31.7% in 2018. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - October 17, 2019 Category: American Health Tags: Hysterectomy MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Race and Ethnicity Women's Health 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

Hysterectomy Technique Tied to Poorer Uterine Cancer Outcomes
Uncontained uterine power morcellation tied to higher mortality in women with undetected uterine cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 7, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Technique Tied to Poorer Uterine Cancer Outcomes
MONDAY, Oct. 7, 2019 -- Uncontained power morcellation is associated with a higher mortality risk in women with occult uterine sarcoma, especially in those with occult leiomyosarcoma, according to a study published online Sept. 16 in the Journal of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hysterectomy May Raise Depression and Anxiety Risk
Four to 6 percent of women will develop depression or anxiety after hysterectomy, a new study found. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Hysterectomies Depression (Mental) Mental Health and Disorders Anxiety and Stress Women and Girls Source Type: news

Unexpected Uterine Cancer: Power Morcellation and Mortality
A study recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology reported on the association between power morcellation and mortality in women with unexpected uterine cancer who were undergoing a hysterectomy or myomectomy. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - October 1, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Leanne Marcello, MS Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer Outcomes
Title: Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer OutcomesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - September 20, 2019 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer Outcomes
THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 -- Women who must have their uterus removed should be wary of a procedure called uncontained uterine power morcellation, Yale University researchers warn. This once common surgical option for hysterectomy or myomectomy... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 19, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vaginal Mesh Hysteropexy No Better for Uterovaginal Prolapse
THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 -- Among women with symptomatic uterovaginal prolapse, prolapse outcomes are similar after three years for vaginal mesh hysteropexy compared with vaginal hysterectomy with uterosacral ligament suspension, according to a... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Transgender man can sue Catholic hospital over hysterectomy
A California appeals court has ruled a transgender man can sue a Catholic hospital for canceling his hysterectomy (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Tied to Long-Term Risk for Depression, Anxiety
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18, 2019 -- Hysterectomy, even with ovarian conservation, is associated with an increased long-term risk for de novo depression, according to a study published online Aug. 30 in Menopause. Shannon K. Laughlin-Tommaso, M.D., from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Prevention of Nausea, Vomiting After Abdominal Hysterectomy Prevention of Nausea, Vomiting After Abdominal Hysterectomy
Postoperative nausea and vomiting is common with intrathecal morphine use in total abdominal hysterectomy. Which antiemetic is most effective for these patients?BMC Anesthesiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Tied to Depression, Anxiety
Title: Hysterectomy Tied to Depression, AnxietyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - September 18, 2019 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Hysterectomy Tied to Depression, Anxiety
TUESDAY, Sept. 17, 2019 -- Having a hysterectomy can be a traumatic experience, and new research now shows it may also increase the long-term risk for depression and anxiety. " Our study shows that removing the uterus may have more effect on... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 17, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Mesh implants have similar outcomes to hysterectomy for vaginal prolapse repair
NIH-supported clinical study will continue to follow patients for five-year outcomes (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - September 17, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

ROGER DOBSON: The new op to beat women's monthly misery - and it WON'T leave a scar 
A NEW incision-free hysterectomy promises a swift recovery and no scarring. Heather West, 53, from Gravesend, Kent, was one of the first in the UK to benefit, as she tells ROGER DOBSON. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Once-common hysterectomy technique linked to worse uterine cancer outcomes
Uncontained uterine power morcellation, a laparoscopic hysterectomy technique, may worsen outcomes for women who have undiagnosed uterine cancer. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 16, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Heavy menstrual bleeding: Keyhole hysterectomy technique 'more effective'
The problem affects a quarter of women in the UK and many end up having surgery to treat it. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HRT Could Benefit Younger Women After Hysterectomy
The study found that when women under 60 received hormone replacement therapy (HRT) after surgery, their risk of dying during the 18-year follow-up period decreased by almost one-third compared to women taking a placebo. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HRT Could Benefit Younger Women After Hysterectomy
Title: HRT Could Benefit Younger Women After HysterectomyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/9/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Menopause General)
Source: MedicineNet Menopause General - September 10, 2019 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

HRT Could Benefit Younger Women After Hysterectomy
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 -- Estrogen therapy may help younger women live longer after having their uterus and ovaries surgically removed, new research reports. The study found that when women under 60 received hormone replacement therapy (HRT) after... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 9, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Depression, anxiety risks rise after hysterectomy, study says
All women have a 6.6 percent elevated risk for depression and a nearly 5 percent likelihood for anxiety after a hysterectomy, and increased risk for a range of other physical and mental health conditions, a study says. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News 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

Study finds women at greater risk of depression, anxiety after hysterectomy
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Hysterectomy is associated with an increased risk of long-term mental health issues, especially depression and anxiety, according to a cohort study by Mayo Clinic researchers involving nearly 2,100 women. The review of health records from 1980 to 2002 involved women who underwent removal of the uterus but not the ovaries. The study, [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 4, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries 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

Claire King health: ‘I was in agony’ Emmerdale star’s ordeal with common condition
CLAIRE KING, who ’s best known for playing Kim Tate in ITV soap opera Emmerdale, has experienced a string of health issues in the past. One condition the actress suffered, that led to her having a hysterectomy, is a common condition among women. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I have two kids - but that doesn't make my emergency hysterectomy any easier
At just 22, Canada-based Kiera Elton's dreams of having a big family, and experiencing pregnancy with her friends, were over. After two nightmare births, doctors were forced to remove her uterus. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doubled Risk of Death After MIS for Cervical Cancer:'Disturbing'Doubled Risk of Death After MIS for Cervical Cancer:'Disturbing '
An increased risk of death and cancer recurrence has again been found after minimally invasive surgery (MIS compared when with compared open radical hysterectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - July 11, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Can a hysterectomy (the surgical removal of the uterus) negatively affect brain function?
(Natural News) The surgical removal of any organ is bound to cause a lot of health problems. It goes double if the body part is integral to the body of a person, such as the uterus of a woman. So it is not surprising – but still appalling – to learn about the connection between surgical hysterectomy and higher risks of memory loss. A hysterectomy is a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Severe PMS was so bad I had a hysterectomy'
Sarah Williams' condition became so severe it ruined relationships and she quit her job. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher Surgical Volume May Improve Outcomes in Cervical Cancer
Findings show radical hysterectomy at high - volume centers tied to better survival in early cervical cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 3, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Incidence Rates for Aggressive Uterine Cancers on the Rise
WEDNESDAY, May 29, 2019 -- Hysterectomy-corrected uterine cancer incidence rates show that nonendometrioid carcinoma rates have been increasing among all women, according to a study published online May 22 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Megan... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bleeding after hysterectomy: What's normal?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman reveals she is considering a hysterectomy at just 22 to rid her of the extreme PMS
Charlotte Atkinson, of Greenwich, has PMDD, a severe type of PMS. It can cause severe psychological symptoms of anxiety and depression, putting Miss Atkinson's life on hold every month. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Know options for uterine fibroids
Uterine fibroids are common. Doctors perform more than 200,000 hysterectomies to treat uterine fibroids every year, according to the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Erica Knavel Koepsel, a Mayo Clinic diagnostic radiologist, says less-invasive procedures, such as focused ultrasound or uterine artery embolization, may be good options for many women. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 16, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Andrea McLean health latest: The potentially fatal condition Loose Women host once had
ANDREA MCLEAN is best known for being a panellist on ITV Daytime show Loose Women, and over the years she ’s used the platform to become more vocal about the health battles she’s faced. After having a hysterectomy just a couple of years ago, the presenter revealed she endured a life-threatening condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Laparoscopy Still Most Popular Hysterectomy Approach After Morcellation Warnings Laparoscopy Still Most Popular Hysterectomy Approach After Morcellation Warnings
Laparoscopy remains the most common mode of hysterectomy since an April 2014 U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning against power morcellation for laparoscopic specimen removal, according to a database study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Pennsylvania appeals court upholds $14m plaintiff win in Ethicon mesh case
A state appeals court in Pennsylvania yesterday upheld the plaintiff’s $13.7 million win in a product liability lawsuit brought over one of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary Ethicon‘s pelvic mesh products. Plaintiff Sharon Carlino was awarded $13.5 million in damages in February 2016, after a Keystone State jury found that the Ethicon transvaginal polypropylene tape implanted during a 2005 hysterectomy was defective and that the company failed to adequately warn of its risks; Carlino needed three revision surgeries to remove the eroded mesh. That decision was upheld early the following year, with the ...
Source: Mass Device - April 12, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Product Liability Wall Street Beat Ethicon johnsonandjohnson Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits Source Type: news

Women's Wellness: Still need a Pap smear after hysterectomy?
It depends. Pap test, also called a Pap smear, is a routine screening test for early diagnosis of cervical cancer. If you had a partial hysterectomy -- when the uterus is removed but the lower end of the uterus (cervix) remains -- your health care provider will likely recommend continued Pap tests. Similarly, if you [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 4, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Health Risks After Hysterectomies
New research shows that hysterectomies can raise your odds of having other health problems later in life. So if your doctor recommends one, consider your options. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shorter fertile period in women associated with increased dementia risk
According to a study, published inNeurology, women that have later onset periods, earlier menopause or had a hysterectomy are more likely to develop dementia.Science Daily (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - March 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news