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Ovary Removal before Menpause Increases Dementia Risk by Cathy T. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:19pm Ovary removal before menopause may put women at an increased risk of dementia, according to a new study. Dementia is a disorder of the brain that can cause emotional disturbances and personality changes.The research, by a team of scientists led by Dr. Walter Rocca from Mayo Clinic, was based on data collected from 1,209 women who had both ovaries ... Read on »
Women with BRCA Mutations Can Take Hormone-Replacement Therapy Safely After Ovary Removal by totalhealth Posted Thu 02 Jun 2011 6:40pm Women with the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutations, which are linked to a very high risk of breast and ovarian cancer, can safely take hormone-replacement therapy (HRT) to mitigate menopausal symptoms after surgical removal of their ovaries, according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania which will be p ... Read on »
Early Ovary Removal May Raise Arthritis, Osteoporosis Risk by HealthFinder Posted Thu 08 Dec 2011 12:00pm healthnewslink Study showed nearly half of women under 45 who had procedure developed one or the other condition. ... Read on »
Estrogen After Ovary Removal Safe for Young Women by Medline Plus Posted Wed 11 Jul 2012 1:50pm Women under 40 who use estrogen to ease menopause symptoms after having their ovaries removed do not have an increased risk of breast cancer, according to a new study. Source: Reuters Health Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer , Hormone Replacement Therapy , Ovarian Cancer Read on »
Ovary Removal Might Raise Odds for Bone Loss, Heart Disease by Medline Plus Posted Fri 14 Feb 2014 9:00am Doctors should assess overall risks in premenopausal women, study suggests Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Disease in Women , Hysterectomy , Osteoporosis Read on »
New Study Finds Removing Ovaries During Hysterectomy Increases Risk of Death, Outweighs Benefits by The Women's Sexual Health Foundation .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 22 Apr 2009 11:57pm We just received the below release on a very important study. Traditionally, ovaries have been removed during a hysterectomy ( removal of the uterus), but this study reveals risks that women need to be aware of before they say yes to having their ovaries removed. You may want to just say "no". But it is important to understand the risks and benefit ... Read on »
Will removing my ovaries prevent cancer? by Cathy T. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:19pm A woman having a hysterectomy wants to know if her ovaries should be removed at the same time. Dr. Judith Reichman outlines the risks Will removing my ovaries prevent cancer? Read on »
Removing Ovaries before Menopause not a good idea? by Cathy T. Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:07pm Removing Ovaries Before Menopause Leads to Memory, Movement Troubles 29 (HealthDay News) -- Removing one or both ovaries before a woman reaches natural menopause increases the risk of both dementia nad movement disorders such... Read on »
Removal of ovaries linked to low libido by Cathy T. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:19pm A European study finds that women who have had hysterectomies and removal of the ovaries are more likely to have low sexual desire. Researchers studied 1,685 women between the ages of 20 and 70. The subjects completed a "Profile of Female Sexual Function" questionnaire and also were classified on a Personal Distress scale. Read news here ... Read on »
Excessive body hair caused by ovaries – permanent hair removal by Peter Beard Patient Expert Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 10:03pm Wednesday 6th May 2009 Excessive body hair in females could be due to polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), the NHS has revealed recently. Yes, that’s right, if you have been suffering from excessive hairyness it could be due to an underlying medical condition. If you think this could be the reason for your excess body hair, it may be tim ... Read on »