This is a detailed and comprehensive article covering fibroid pain, including features and treatment. The main site is: www.emedmd.com This is a fairly new medical information site. There is a large section about fibroids as well.View Thread
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"Women in their 40s should talk with their doctors and then decide for themselves whether they need regular mammograms to screen for breast cancer before age 50, according to draft U.S. federal health guidelines.
The guidelines still recommend mammograms to screen for breast cancer every two years for women ages 50 to 74.
However, those recommendations are still at odds with the American Cancer Society and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Both of those groups recommend annual screening beginning at age 40."
Read the article above for more information on the study, why the task force believes mammogram conversations should begin at 40, and what risks are associated with the screening.
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Each year, 2 million people get sick and 23,000 die in the U.S. because the antibiotics we have don't work. To fight the problem of antibiotic resistance , the White House today is releasing its National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria. WebMD was given the opportunity to ask President Barack Obama questions about the new plan and how it will work.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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