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Effect of Hysterectomy on Female Sexual Function by Dr. Jennifer Berman Medical Doctor Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 3:48am 12 Comments By Jacqueline N. Murrell, MD, Jennifer R. Berman, MD Robert Weiss, MD, Laura Berman, PhD, Sheila R. Keane, MA, Mary Christina Zierack MA, Trudy Van Hooten, PhD, Irwin Goldstien, MD, and Phillip Stubblefield, MD: Sexuality is a crucial component of the general health and well being of women. It is a central part of their body image, self-esteem, rel ... Read on »
Sexual Dysfunction Following Radical and Simple Hysterectomy by The Women's Sexual Health Foundation .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 30 Nov 2008 12:20pm Below is an important article from the International Journal of Impotence Research: Journal of Sexual Medicine on Sexual Dysfunction concerning the various types of hysterectomy. Int J Impot Res. 2006;18(1):1-18 Sexual Dysfunction Following Radical and Simple Hysterectomy Hysterectomy is the most common pelvic surgery performed in w ... Read on »
Surgical menopause, early age at onset linked to worse physical functioning later in life by Andrea Patient Expert Posted Tue 13 Mar 2012 12:00am This article from EndocrineToday.com is worth sharing with you for two reasons: 1. Many of us, hormonally balanced or not, have undergone at least a partial hysterectomy, and in many cases, full hysterectomy (I had my uterus removed in 2002 for severe bleeding and fibroids, I do still have my ovaries).   Even with the ovaries still inta ... Read on »
Informed Consent andThe H Word: An Interview with Rick Schweikert by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:05pm We take the concept of informed consent very seriously in our practice. Each client has the right and need to know what kind of treatment Dr. Verigin recommends and why, how it may affect them (benefits and risks) and other options at their disposal, including the option of pursuing no treatment at all. Consent alone is not enough, and this i ... Read on »
PMS, Menopause, and Hysterectomy by Dr. Edward Leyton Medical DoctorHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Thu 26 Mar 2009 6:14am A reader from Trinidad writes: I had a hysterectomy recently and my ovaries are still in.  I am having off and on low mood swings and can't figure out if its hormonal or not and what to do?  After a hysterectomy, (with ovaries remaining) what is a woman to expect about her cycle and the whole PMS deal, emotional upheaval etc.? ... Read on »
Monday Medical News - Endometriosis After Hysterectomy by Jamee .. Posted Mon 22 Mar 2010 5:17am As Endometriosis Awareness Month draws to a close, I just had to post an article related to endometriosis & hysterectomies. The past two weeks I have found myself doing A LOT of research for personal reasons as once again my endo symptoms have returned (even though I am almost 2 year post-hysterectomy). I knew that my hyst was not a cure and ... Read on »
Federally-Funded Study Shows More Women Can Avoid Hysterectomy for Common Problem by The Women's Sexual Health Foundation .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 30 Nov 2008 12:20pm CYPRESS, CA -- December 28, 2007 -- The minimally invasive procedure endometrial ablation is as effective as hysterectomy in solving dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB), according to a new federally-funded study published in the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dysfunctional uterine bleeding is abnormal bleeding which cannot be attribu ... Read on »
Bioidentical Hormones Found Beneficial After Hysterectomy by Jeffrey Dach MD by Jeffrey Dach MD Medical Doctor Posted Fri 22 Jan 2010 5:57am Bioidentical Hormones Found Beneficial After Hysterectomy by Jeffrey Dach MD Should My Ovaries Be Removed ? Forty Three year old Eva sought medical advice about irregular bleeding from massive uterine fibroids.  The continuous bleeding interfered with her lifestyle ... Read on »
Hysterectomy Post-Op: Mom Thinks She's Funny by Dysautonomic Posted Thu 09 May 2013 7:10am This involves information about female reproductive organs and even a few lines about bladders thrown in for good measure. So...just warning you. It's also not clever or funny - I apologize for that. I also apologize for the really weird formatting going on in this post. Blogger is being wonky. ... Read on »
Informed Consent and The H Word: An Interview with Rick Schweikert by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Fri 04 Sep 2009 10:36am We take the concept of informed consent very seriously in our practice. Each client has the right and need to know what kind of treatment Dr. Verigin recommends and why, how it may affect them (benefits and risks) and other options at their disposal, including the option of pursuing no treatment at all. Consent alone is not enough, and this i ... Read on »