Common Exercise Therapy May Not Help Women With Leaky Bladder

Common Exercise Therapy May Not Help Women With Leaky Bladder Urinary Incontinence in Women Slideshow Pictures Urinary Incontinence in Men Slideshow Pictures Food & Drinks That Make You Gotta Go Slideshow Pictures MONDAY, Oct. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A commonly promoted exercise purported to help a woman control a leaky bladder probably isn’t effective,

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Health Tip: Recognizing Symptoms of Ovarian Cysts

Health Tip: Recognizing Symptoms of Ovarian Cysts Ovarian Cancer Slideshow Pictures Ovarian Cancer Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ 15 Cancer Symptoms Women Ignore Slideshow (HealthDay News) — An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac that forms on the ovary. Latest Womens Health News Most ovarian cysts are small and often lack symptoms unless they rupture

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Did Your Urinary Infection Come From a Chicken Coop?

Did Your Urinary Infection Come From a Chicken Coop? By Karen PallaritoHealthDay Reporter Latest Womens Health News MONDAY, Oct. 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Could ingesting undercooked poultry give you a urinary tract infection? Maybe. Although exactly how it might happen isn’t clear, say researchers at the University of California, Berkeley and the U.S. Centers

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Coming Soon: A Faster Test for Antibiotics Against UTIs?

Coming Soon: A Faster Test for Antibiotics Against UTIs? WEDNESDAY, Oct. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Urinary tract infections (UTIs) plague millions of Americans each year. Now, researchers say they’ve developed a test that can tell in minutes whether or not a particular antibiotic can clear up the problem. Latest Womens Health News The issue

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Spotting vs. Period (Differences between Symptoms and Signs)

Spotting vs. Period (Differences between Symptoms and Signs) Ovulation & Fertility Slideshow Pictures Early Pregnancy Symptoms Quiz Stages of Pregnancy Slideshow Pictures Spotting vs. period differences Spotting refers to very light vaginal bleeding or brown discharge that occurs between menstrual periods. Menstrual periods are the monthly bleeding that occur in women of reproductive age. Spotting

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Vaginal Bacteria Tied to Heightened Chlamydia Risk

Vaginal Bacteria Tied to Heightened Chlamydia Risk WEDNESDAY, Sept. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Certain bacteria found in the vagina may increase a woman’s risk for the sexually transmitted disease chlamydia. Latest Womens Health News That’s the finding from a new observational study in the Netherlands. Researchers examined the composition of vagina bacteria in 122

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Ovarian Cysts (Causes, Signs, Symptoms, Treatment)

Ovarian Cysts (Causes, Signs, Symptoms, Treatment) Ovarian Cysts Pictures Slideshow Ovarian Cancer Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ Pelvic Pain Pictures Slideshow Ovarian cysts definition and facts Ovarian cysts are closed, sac-like structures within the ovary that are filled with a liquid or semisolid substance. Ovarian cysts may not cause signs or symptoms. Larger cysts are

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Vaginitis

Vaginitis Vaginitis definition and facts Vaginitis is inflammation of the vagina. Symptoms of vaginitis include vaginal pain or discomfort, itching, discharge, and odor. Pain with urination or during sexual intercourse is also common. Vaginitis may be due to infections or non-infectious causes. Infectious vaginitis may be due to bacteria, fungus, or the parasitic organism known

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