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Hormone replacement increases kidney stone risk

Women who take hormone replacement after menopause are at increased risk of developing kidney stones, new research shows.

“It doesn’t mean that women should stop taking hormone therapy based on this fact, but it does need to be taken into account when deciding to take the hormones or not,” Dr. Naim M. Maalouf of… Hormone replacement increases kidney stone risk   



Fibroids more common after child abuse

Women who were abused as children are more likely to develop uterine fibroids as adults, a new study finds.

The results suggest that the consequences of child abuse can last way beyond childhood, study author Dr. Renee Boynton-Jarrett of the Boston University School of Medicine told Reuters Health.

“Childhood abuse is something that happens… Fibroids more common after child abuse   



Fibroids cause women’s lower urinary tract problems: uterine fibroid embolization helps

Uterine fibroid embolization- an interventional radiology treatment for the noncancerous yet very common growths that develop in the muscular wall of the uterus - improves a number of women’s lower urinary tract problems that are specifically caused by those fibroids, confirm researchers at the Society of Interventional Radiology’s 36th Annual Scientific Meeting in Chicago,… Fibroids cause women’s lower urinary tract problems: uterine fibroid embolization helps   



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