oophorectomy

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First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Women With BRCA Mutations Report Significant Side Effects Following Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy

By The ASCO PostJuly 25, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 12Figures:Susan Domchek, MDOur work highlights the need for novel strategies to prevent breast and ovarian cancer. Despite the efficacy of oophorectomy, given the negative impact [on quality of life], we ... [Published The ASCO Post - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Long-term prospective clinical follow-up after BRCA1/2 presymptomatic testing: BRCA2 risks higher than in adjusted retrospective studies

AbstractBackground The risks of breast cancer associated with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations vary considerably across studies but few have assessed prospective risks, which are likely to provide more reliablerisk estimates for women undergoing presymptomatic ... [Published Journal of Medical Genetics - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: BRCA2, BRCA1, Breast Cancer, Risk
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

BRCA Gene Testing-Based Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer Keynote Speaker, Advocate, Advisor and 'Previvor' Launches 'BRCA Believer' Brand Inspired by Personal Experience

BRCA Gene Testing-Related Motivational Speaker and Mentor Develops Shirt and Merchandise Line to Generate Sustained Awareness and Support for the Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer 'Previvor' Community and BRCA Genetic Testing at Large; Uplifting 'BRCA ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Conference Circuit: The NAACP’s Annual Convention

Have an upcoming event you’d like to tell your association peers about? If so, shoot us an email at editorial@asaecenter.org and you may see it in a future edition of “Conference Circuit.”One of the nation’s most storied civil rights organizations holds ... [Published Associations Now - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Loss of Vision After Surgery: What's the Cause?

Helene M. Kaiser, OD, Case Series Editor: Jean Marie Pagani, ODDisclosures July 08, 2014 Case Presentation: A Postoperative ComplicationA 75-year-old white woman who had undergone surgical oophorectomy 8 days earlier suddenly experienced impairment ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

" Aircraft equipment " will create 8 systems to replace foreign

Holding " Aircraft equipment " public Corporation with assistance signed two contracts with the Ministry of industry and trade of Russia on the development of eight aircraft systems to replace foreign counterparts, said Last news on Tuesday in the press-service ... [Published RIN.ru - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

How I got my sexual confidence back after breast cancer

Health Advisor is a regular column where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging. Follow us @Globe_Health.I like sex. But I didn’t know that, through cancer, I needed it, to be healthy.With ... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie's drug past comes back to haunt her: Addicted to cocaine, heroin

Angelina Jolie is a now respected U.N. goodwill ambassador and mother of six, but has been open about her early drug addiction. Jolie has left her past behind her, but new footage from a never-before-seen video reveals she was addicted to heroin and cocaine, ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Testosterone in Hysterectomized Women

Padero MC, Bhasin S, Friedman TC. Androgen supplementation in older women: too much hype, not enough data. J Am Geriatr Soc 2002;50: 1131-1140.Basaria S, Dobs AS. Clinical review: Controversies regarding transdermal androgen therapy in postmenopausal ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

The Devil You Know: Why I Chose to Remove Both Breasts

For TueNight.com by Tricia Gately MackeyI had a double mastectomy with reconstructive surgery in December of 2009. I'm not a survivor, I did not have cancer. I am genetically inclined to get it, so I guess if anything, I am a pre-survivor -- this was ... [Published Yahoo! News - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

Preventive Surgery Can Have Serious After-Effects

Women with the cancer-causing BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations have a number of serious issues that need to be monitored following preventive surgery, researchers say.A study from the University of Pennsylvania examined the after-effects of a preventive ... [Published ThirdAge - Jun 04 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Oophorectomy Dramatically Reduces Risk of Cancer in BRCA Carriers

| JAMAFor women who carry BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations, preventive oophorectomy substantially reduced the risk of ovarian, fallopian tube, or peritoneal cancer and all-cause mortality, according to a prospective study of 5783 women followed up for an average ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 23 2014]

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...her fascination with death (and even considered a career as a funeral director), thoughts of suicide, and undefined feelings of frustration. "I used to think I was unstable, because I had this thirst for something. I could never figure out what it was" she said
...For a detailed explanation of this research read our article " Beyond the 'Breast Cancer Gene (BRCA): Why Food is Your Medicine .'"
"This matters for the general internists and others who may be hearing about the use of preoperative therapy as a routine in their communities. Outside of clinical trials, it's not clear that a patient who has a curable and operable breast cancer necessarily benefits from getting their treatment preoperatively. The general internists should be aware that that is, let's say, unsettled science at the moment."
...MD, past president, AHS, and an internist in the Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, said the study "validates what we see and hear in the clinic all the time."

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Sex-reassignment surgeries funded in all but tw... [Published Daily Xtra - Jul 25 2014]
Women With BRCA Mutations Report Significant Si... [Published The ASCO Post - Jul 23 2014]
Long-term prospective clinical follow-up after ... [Published Journal of Medical Genetics - Jul 23 2014]
BRCA Gene Testing-Based Breast Cancer and Ovari... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 22 2014]
Conference Circuit: The NAACP’s Annual Convention [Published Associations Now - Jul 11 2014]
Loss of Vision After Surgery: What's the Cause? [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jul 08 2014]
" Aircraft equipment " will create 8 systems to... [Published RIN.ru - Jul 08 2014]
How I got my sexual confidence back after breas... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 04 2014]
Angelina Jolie's drug past comes back to haunt ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 03 2014]
Testosterone in Hysterectomized Women [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jul 01 2014]
The Devil You Know: Why I Chose to Remove Both ... [Published Yahoo! News - Jul 01 2014]
6 ways Lansing leads in health care [Published Lansing State Journal - Jul 01 2014]
Genetic tests empower women and offer choices, ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Jun 29 2014]
Ovarian Cancer: What We Think We Know May Harm Us [Published Sott.net - Jun 28 2014]
Random-start controlled ovarian hyperstimulatio... [Published JPMA - Jun 27 2014]
10 ASCO Takeaways for Primary Care Physicians [Published American Journal of Public Health - Jun 26 2014]
Headaches Increase During Perimenopause [Published American Journal of Public Health - Jun 26 2014]
Estrogen and Parkinson's: What's the Connection? [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jun 25 2014]
Life for Vital Options following Death of Found... [Published Oncology Times - Jun 25 2014]
SciFi Weekend: Orphan Black; Fargo; Continuum; ... [Published The Moderate Voice - Jun 23 2014]
New Bone Research Study Findings Reported from ... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 19 2014]
HMHP's St. Joseph Health Center Completes 600th... [Published PRWeb - Jun 05 2014]
Preventive Surgery Can Have Serious After-Effects [Published ThirdAge - Jun 04 2014]
Paid Renal Impairment Clinical Trial Now Open a... [Published PRWeb - May 13 2014]
Methods and compositions related to glucocortic... [Published PharmCast - May 12 2014]
Premature Menopause, Effects on Later Life Cogn... [Published Science Daily - May 08 2014]
Napoles surgery in Makati hospital successful [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 23 2014]
Oophorectomy Dramatically Reduces Risk of Cance... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 23 2014]
Sex hormone supplementation for repair [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - Mar 25 2014]
Abington Health Expert Agrees with Study Advisi... [Published PRWeb - Mar 19 2014]
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BRCA Gene Testing-Based Breast Cancer and Ovari... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 22 2014]
BRCA Gene Testing-Related Motivational Speaker and Mentor Develops Shirt and Merchandise Line to Generate Sustained Awareness and Support for the Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer 'Previvor' Community and BRCA Genetic Testing at Large; Uplifting 'BRCA ...
SciFi Weekend: Orphan Black; Fargo; Continuum; ... [Published The Moderate Voice - Jun 23 2014]
The second season finale of Orphan Black, officially titled By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried, will probably be forever remembered as the Clone Club Dance Party episode by fans. The happy reunion was in the midst of an episode which started ...
Sex hormone supplementation for repair [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - Mar 25 2014]
Patel R, Moore S, Crawford DK, Hannsun G, Sasidhar MV, Tan K, Molaie D, Tiwari-Woodruff SK. Attenuation of corpus callosum axon myelination and remyelination in the absence of circulating sex hormones. Brain Pathol. 2013;23(4):462-75. Sex differences ...
INSPIRE STUDY RECRUITMENT UPDATE [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - Feb 27 2014]
INSPIRE Study update: we are almost there; 19 study subjects recruited and 5 to go. #MSBlog #MSResearch google.load("visualization", "1", {packages:["corechart"]});google.setOnLoadCallback(drawChart);function drawChart() {var data = google.visualiza ...
Risk Reduction [Published The Daily Scan from GenomeWeb - Feb 26 2014]
A new study indicates that preventive oophorectomy in BRCA carriers could reduce disease risk by some 80 percent. read more ...
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First and Only FDA-Approved, Non-Hormonal Treat... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 05 2013]
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