MS charity: it's shameful that hundreds of Scots are missing out on treatment

MS charity: it's shameful that hundreds of Scots are missing out on treatment

HUNDREDS of multiple sclerosis sufferers in Scotland are being left in the dark about treatments that could alter the devastating condition, a leading charity has warned. HUNDREDS of multiple sclerosis sufferers in Scotland are being left in the dark about …
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Top doctor slams schools policy for fuelling epidemic of child obesity

One of Britain's top doctors has warned that children's health is being damaged because academies and free schools are allowed to opt out of serving healthy lunches to their pupils. Two million children at such schools are now at risk of exposure to …
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NHS could be 'carved open' by US healthcare profiteers, warns Shadow Health …

The NHS could be “carved open” for profiteering US private healthcare companies by the end of this year Labour has warned, as concerns grow over the implications of a landmark trade treaty between the US and the EU that critics say would give US …
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Catholic Church forces tetanus drive review

… Njue kicked up a storm over the vaccination of pregnant women against tetanus claiming the medicine could have been laced with infertility drugs.
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Morning briefing: Green Bay gun advocates plan open carry protest at bar time

Another area of racial disparity: Infertility. The New York Times' Tanzina Vega writes: “Women who have used fertility services are likely to be married, …
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Girls born for success: How being an eldest child gives a leg-up for strivers

Girls born for success: How being an eldest child gives a leg-up for strivers

GIRLS who are the first born in their families are more likely to excel in their career, researchers found. By: Jacqueline McMillan. Published: Mon, April 28, 2014. siblings, success, girls, first born, Angela Merkel, Hillary Clinton, Oprah FIRST BORN: According …
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"Egg Freezing to Preserve Fertility in Women" is the Topic of a Webinar on Thursday, May 8 at 8pm …

… United States, providing comprehensive infertility diagnosis, advanced infertility treatment options, fertility preservation, and exceptional patient care.
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'Depression and burn-out' at work afflict one-third of employees

Depression at work devastates lives and wipes billions from the European economy, a report finds. Businesses will launch an initiative today to tackle the problem, setting out guidelines for spotting and helping employees with mental health issues. Behind the …
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Facts about sperm 'count-ing'

Commonly requested when a couple is having difficulty conceiving, it begins the process of evaluating the cause of subfertility. However, many men …
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Mumbai has 42% of state's IVF centres: Study

Experts said that, in any given population, fifteen per cent rate infertility exists, and such a statistic can be extrapolated to Indian couples too.
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Ask The Expert: Products For Dealing With Menopause

Ask The Expert: Products For Dealing With Menopause

In today's ask the expert Marissa Carter is giving her verdict on the best products to use to deal with the side effects of the menopause. All women go …
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Scientific congress on menopause to take place from 1-4 May

The world's most important scientific congress on the menopause will take place in Cancun, Mexico from 1-4 May 2014. Up to 3000 delegates are …
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Topical lidocaine reduces menopausal dyspareunia

Applying topical liquid lidocaine to the vulvar vestibule prior to penetration allows for comfortable intercourse in breast cancer survivors with severe …
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BMI linked to breast cancer risk after menopause

… (Reuters Health) – Overall body size, rather than shape, is a better indicator of breast cancer risk after menopause, according to a recent study.
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Center for Family Health column: Osteoporosis a serious condition but it can be avoided or slowed

Although everyone is at risk, menopause, several medical conditions and lifestyle choices can increase the likelihood of developing osteoporosis.
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Infertility: The Dangers of Soy

Infertility: The Dangers of Soy

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week, which supports those who struggle with not being able to conceive a child. Although many people …
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Care homes chain to use CCTV in residents' rooms to help stop abuse

The idea of using CCTV in care settings was floated last autumn by the Care Quality Commission, the sector regulator. Photograph: Paula Solloway/Alamy. A leading chain of care homes for older people is planning to offer CCTV cameras in residents' rooms …
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Fertility expert available for consultation at Al Hakeem

Infertility has increased dramatically to one in every six couples. Possibly, the reasons for this include the increasing age of women at the time of …
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Stress may be factor in couples' infertility

“We knew that infertility caused stress, but we never knew that stress caused infertility,” said Courtney Denning-Johnson Lynch, a study co-author and …
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Four split £4.4m lottery jackpot

The draw machine used was Lancelot and the set of balls was six. Wednesday's estimated jackpot is £2.2 million. Twelve ticketholders matched five numbers plus the bonus ball to take home £29,907 while 214 won £1,423 for five numbers. A total of 14,331 …
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In the News: Limiting Your Kids' Screen Time, Worst States for Fertility — And More

In the News: Limiting Your Kids' Screen Time, Worst States for Fertility — And More

Each state is scored on its insurance coverage for in virto fertilization, the availability of fertility specialists, and prevalence of infertility support groups.
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Chances Our: RESOLVE to Know More About the Link Between Endometriosis, Infertility and …

My need for support and companionship during my struggle with infertility and endometriosis led me to join the online patient community. Through my …
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What You Should Know About Infertility's Most Common Cause

Ovulation problems are the most common cause of female infertility. They occur in about 20 percent of the 6.1 million women in the United States ages …
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Infertility, Endured Through a Prism of Race

Tiffany James with her 5-month-old son, Knoble, in February after a meeting of the Washington-area chapter of Fertility for Colored Girls, a support …
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Twitter / nytimes: Infertility, Endured Through …

Twitter / nytimes: Infertility, Endured Through …

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Lovely Apidae: one year ago today (my infertility journey)

This also happens to be national infertility awareness week. Chances are, whether you know it or not, someone you know is dealing with infertility.
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Infertility Awareness Week

“Infertility is a disease. I mean it does affect a lot of people,” Melissa Lay, In-vitro Fertilization Lab Manager at Cabell Huntington Hospital, said.
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25 Ways to Support the Infertility Movement

One in 8 couples struggle to have children and build their families due to the disease of infertility. This statistic represents a colleague, a friend in your …
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Some cows' infertility linked to Y chromosome

At the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center in Clay Center, Nebraska, geneticists Tara McDaneld and Larry Kuehn (left) look for and record variations in …
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