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Women’s Health

Can Proton Therapy Help Breast Cancer Patients?

Can the precision of a proton beam keep the hearts of breast cancer patients safe during radiation treatment?  A national collaborative study is now underway to find out. And the results could help define the future of breast cancer radiotherapy treatment. Proton beam therapy, also called proton therapy, is a newer approach to delivering radiation…

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Can You Trust At-Home Pregnancy Tests?

At-home pregnancy tests can vary in their sensitivity, but all of them work the same way. With just a sample of urine, these tests can detect human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG). This hormone level is elevated during early pregnancy. If an at-home test is positive, you should see an obstetrician or a gynecologist who will use…

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Postpartum Depression in a Pandemic

Postpartum depression and anxiety are unfortunately common among women after childbirth, and the ongoing pandemic has only increased these concerns. Most parents or people who are thinking about becoming parents are aware of the risks related to postpartum depression. This condition is more severe than the typical “baby blues” and leads to prolonged sadness, loss…

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