Tag Archives: Women

1300 calorie a day diet for women

February 13, at PM. Maintaining a 1, calories a day diet can help some women safely lose weight a little bit at a time. The key to keeping those pounds off is to develop a weight loss mindset. The following two tabs change content below. Spray with cooking spray. Therefore, low-calorie diets may not be… Read More »

Doctor warns women not to use ‘harmful’ and ‘unnecessary’ vagina brush

At this point, after reading all the horror stories, we’re all aware that there are plenty of things that shouldn’t be put inside the vagina – like ice lollies, garlic and hoovers. Experts have warned us repeatedly of the dangers “foreign bodies” pose to the vagina and reminded us that it is self-cleaning. But it… Read More »

Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety in Pregnant Women During the COVID Pandemic

In the Boston area, the number of people hospitalized for COVID-19 is steadily decreasing.  This is obviously happy news and a long-awaited reason to celebrate; however, we continue to be concerned about the mental health of our patients, especially those who are pregnant.  Even in the best of times, women who are pregnant or have… Read More »

Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »

HIV drugs reduce feminising hormone levels by 36% in HIV-positive trans women, Thai study finds

A study investigating the interactions in HIV-positive trans women between gender-affirming feminising hormone therapy (FHT) and antiretroviral therapy (ART) has found that blood levels of the primary female hormone estradiol were reduced by an average of 36% in women once they started taking ART. It also found that taking FHT reduced the level of the… Read More »