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women’s health


Pharmacy’s main demographic holds the key to community healthcare, writes Janet Doyle Given the majority of pharmacy’s customers are women, and they often hold the …

New data has found considerable variation in access to contraceptives across the Gippsland area – meaning women and girls cannot be confident they can get …

New research has revealed the devastating impact of women’s experiences of judgement while exercising on their capacity to begin or maintain physical activity During the …

Women with symptoms of endometriosis shouldn’t be just expected to put up with them, write Carlene McMaugh and Jarrod McMaugh What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is …

American researchers have published evidence to support news that should surprise very few: it appears that eating a lot of fried foods is not good …

Obesity is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer – but women with a normal BMI could still be at risk Women with excess …

A study has found chemicals in personal care products could be potentially associated with earlier onset of puberty in girls A cohort study has looked …

Pharmacists are being urged to check patients’ inhaler technique, following the release of new data on asthma deaths Women aged between 55 and 64 years …

Debbie Rigby takes a look at the latest in research news  Lactobacillus reuteri reduces bone loss in older women with low bone mineral density In …

A nationwide cohort study has found contemporary forms of hormonal contraception prevented an estimated 21% of ovarian cancers in young women About 100 million women …

Because of women’s caregiving role, they need pharmacist support, says a new report The potential for pharmacists to support women in their often overlooked role …

Jean Hailes has released the results of their fourth annual Women’s Health Survey… here’s what they found This week is Women’s Health Week (3-7 September). …