Women’s Health

Eight Steps To Avoid Cervical Cancer (Updated)

Modern medicine offers many therapeutic treatments to women diagnosed with invasive cancer. Prevention, however, is far better than cure. The best protection a woman has against cervical cancer is to develop a trusting relationship with a gynecologist and follow the guidelines listed in this article.

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Maternal Deaths Due To Sepsis

Maternal deaths from pregnancy related to sepsis (blood infection) occur at an unacceptably high rate. Deaths due to maternal sepsis increased in the United States from 1998 to 2008.

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Failure to Diagnose or Treat Preeclampsia

The number of maternal deaths worldwide has dropped dramatically in the past few decades (WHO, 2014). In the U.S., however, maternal death rates have more than doubled since the 1980s, showing that women are still at risk for pregnancy complications

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FDA Warns Against Power Morcellators

There has been much written about power morcellators for fibroid surgery and onset of disseminated cancer. Andrew Kaunitz, editor in chief of the New England Journal of Medicine, comments on the topic.

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Cervical Cancer Kills

According to Journal Watch.org over 10% of U.S. women have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. One quarter of women without health insurance are unscreened. It is tragic that one of the few cancers that

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CDC Promotes HPV Vaccination to Fight Cancer

Too frequently women with precursors or early forms of cervical cancer suffer unnecessary pain or loss of life as a result of medical malpractice.  Meyers Evans Lupetin & Unatin has represented women and their families in lawsuits alleging various forms

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