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Can Estrogen Help Protect Women against Dementia? (HealthLine)

Post Date: 08/10/2018

New research has found a link between dementia and estrogen levels — the more estrogen a woman receives from pregnancy, for example,… [Read More]

Women and Opioids: Something Different is Happening Here (The Lancet)

Post Date: 08/01/2018

An opioid crisis is raging in the USA, spreading across Canada, and there is increased opioid prescribing and access to… [Read More]

Women Bear Alzheimer’s Burden: Researchers are Trying to Discover Why (CNN)

Post Date: 07/28/2018

“We’re at a very exciting time in the field.” At the recent Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Chicago, researchers explored biological and social… [Read More]

More Knowledge Needed to Better Understand Women’s Health, Says Medical Doctor (News Medical Life Sciences)

Post Date: 07/01/2018

Are women more ill than men are? And are women affected by other types of diseases? Are women’s health subject… [Read More]

NIH Awards Tulane $2.65 Million to Boost Research in Women’s Health, Sex Differences (Tulane University)

Post Date: 10/27/2017

Based on the reality that women’s bodies are different than men’s, the National Institutes of Health has awarded Tulane University… [Read More]

“Women are Different”—Gender Disparities in Medicine Cannot be Overlooked (MIMS Today)

Post Date: 09/27/2017

While gender disparities continue to exist in medical research, one journalist notes that healthcare professionals are recognizing that gender-based differences… [Read More]

Why Aren’t We Talking About Postpartum Mood Disorders in Immigrant Women? (Pacific Standard)

Post Date: 07/08/2017

A variety of factors, including shallow community networks and language barriers, can compound the effects of postpartum mood disorders among… [Read More]

Sex Differences in Human Gene Expression (The Scientist)

Post Date: 05/07/2017

Researchers have uncovered thousands of genes whose activity varies between men and women. This has significant implications for reproductive biology…. [Read More]

Consideration of Sex Differences in Medicine to Improve Health Care and Patient Outcome (JAMA, 2016)

Post Date: 11/14/2016

Legato et al. (2016) highlight three areas where sex difference impacts how men and women respond to medical treatment to… [Read More]