Navigation Links
Endometrial Ablation Offers Relief for Abnormally Heavy or Irregular Menstrual Bleeding
Date:9/21/2009

In the US, one in five women suffer from heavy periods or irregular bleeding. Not only does this condition lead to discomfort and embarrassment, it also negatively impacts daily routines. Irregular menstrual bleeding is called menorrhagia. Most women with menorrhagia don't know that heavy bleeding is not normal--it is a recognized medical condition for which they can seek treatment.

Phoenix, AZ (Vocus/PRWEB) September 20, 2009. In the US, one in five women suffer from heavy periods or irregular bleeding. Not only does this condition lead to discomfort and embarrassment, it also negatively impacts daily routines. Irregular menstrual bleeding is called menorrhagia. Most women with menorrhagia don't know that heavy bleeding is not normal--it is a recognized medical condition for which they can seek treatment.

Many women are embarrassed to seek medical attention for their heavy periods, believing that bleeding heavily for 4 to 5 days or changing their pad every hour is something they have to live with. Some women worry that their treatment options may be extreme or invasive. However, more options exist now that ever before for women suffering from abnormally heavy bleeding.

The most common treatment options include endometrial ablation, hormones, dilation and curettage (D&C), and hysterectomy. While a physician will recommend the proper treatment for the specific needs of the patient, studies have shown that hormones are minimally effective. Another option, D&C, can minimize symptoms, but the results are not long-term. Lastly, hysterectomy is a major surgery with significant risks and recovery time.

End
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Internal radiotherapy better than external for quality of life in endometrial cancer patients
2. Global view shows link between endometrial cancer and vitamin D status
3. Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer Patients Experience Improved Outcomes When Treated First by a Gynecologic Oncologist
4. Two Endometrial Cancer Treatments May Not Work
5. Ovary Removal May Not Be Needed in Endometrial Cancer
6. Study shows younger women with endometrial cancer can safely keep ovaries, avoid early menopause
7. Gene Mutation May Up Risks of Endometrial Cancer
8. Dream team targets key driver for breast, ovarian, endometrial cancers
9. New Data Support Use of Simple Test to Predict Endometrial Cancer Response to Chemotherapy
10. Obesity Greatly Raises Endometrial Cancer Risk
11. New Study Data Published in British Journal of Urology Demonstrates Cryoablation Effective for Kidney Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... Arbor, MI (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) Conference on ... Founder and CEO will participate in a panel discussion ... and Practice. , Isabel Healthcare provides a diagnostic decision ... in improving the diagnosis skills of students and clinical ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Va. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... Innovation , which is dedicated to distribute health ... of healthcare delivery worldwide announced the development of ... which patients expect when receiving healthcare. These are ... for patient-centered care: “providing care that is respectful ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Healthcare professionals who ... continuing education at home or on-the-go via laptops, ... 20 brand new, premium Seminar-on-Demand CE courses. The ... over 2,000 hours of CE course ... educational experience. With such a diverse library, there’s ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... WALTHAM, MA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... developing new solutions for the treatment of bacterial infections, ... J. Sinskey has joined its board of directors. ... Microbiology and Engineering Systems at The Massachusetts Institute of ... the MIT faculty since 1968. Dr. Sinskey also holds ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 ... fertilization (IVF) -- the incubation of embryos in a laboratory ... the vagina, new research suggests. Scientists from the United ... might sharply cut costs for pricey IVF procedures among certain ... those who don,t live near big-city assisted reproduction centers, the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Isabel Healthcare to Participate in The Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) 2014 Conference 2Health News:The Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation Announces Release of Guiding Principles for Patient Experience-Centered Care 2Health News:Top Provider of Continuing Education at Home Releases 20 New Online Courses 2Health News:Akeso Biomedical Appoints Dr. Anthony J. Sinskey to Board of Directors 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 3Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 4
... Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have received funding ... their 2009 Creativity Awards program, which supports innovative ideas ... , The one-year awards were made to 10 ... the only institution in New England to be funded ...
... 14 All it takes is "a big chunk of change" ... employee spearheaded the effort to raise more than $1,000 ... that supports families of children with congenital heart defects or heart ... checking account, we can start to do things that we,ve wanted ...
... April 14 Intrinsic Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that ... anular prosthesis for use in reconstructing soft tissues of ... to distribute the Barricaid throughout the European Union and ... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090414/NE98588LOGO ...
... Major Parkinson,s Organization to Launch Web Site Exclusively ... N.Y., April 14 The American Parkinson Disease ... a re-designed Web site, www.youngparkinsons.org , created ... (PD), their family members, friends, and healthcare providers. ...
... patients got temporary reprieve from daily injections , , ... of stem cell transplantation using the patient,s own cells ... of 23 patients newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes ... patient even managed to go four years without needing ...
... STEWARTVILLE, Minn., April 14 Rochester Medical Corporation (Nasdaq: ... close on Thursday, April 30, 2009. The Company will ... report. The call will begin at 4:00 p.m. central ... Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at Rochester Medical,s website at ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:BIDMC scientists receive creativity awards from Prostate Cancer Foundation 2Health News:TAN's Efforts Produce 'Chunk of Change' for Children With Heart Defects 2Health News:Intrinsic Therapeutics Announces CE Mark for Barricaid Anular Prosthesis 2Health News:New Young Onset Parkinson's Disease Web Site Goes Live 2Health News:New Young Onset Parkinson's Disease Web Site Goes Live 3Health News:Stem Cells Buy Freedom From Insulin for Type 1 Diabetics 2Health News:Stem Cells Buy Freedom From Insulin for Type 1 Diabetics 3Health News:Rochester Medical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call April 30, 2009 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... YORK , Oct. 22, 2014 Sanomedics ... August 2014 report by Global Research & Data Services, ... per year from 2014 through 2018, as demand for ... States is the world,s largest market for ... with advanced thermometers is Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc. ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , Oct. 22, 2014 ... ) today announced that results from the  IAP310 ... and Pain Medicine (RAPM), a peer-reviewed journal ... placebo-controlled, Phase 3 trial evaluating the safety and ... sufentanil sublingual tablet system (SSTS), for the treatment ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... , Oct. 20, 2014  PneumRx, Inc. ( ... pulmonology, today announced completion of enrollment in their RENEW ... Clinical Study is the FDA-approved IDE pivotal trial for ... emphysema. It was anticipated that the study, ... 2013, would take until the end of 2014 to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sanomedics International Holdings Analyst Report: Taking Some Heat by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 2AcelRx Announces Publication of Zalviso Phase 3 Abdominal Trial Results 2PneumRx Completes RENEW Pivotal Trial Enrollment 2PneumRx Completes RENEW Pivotal Trial Enrollment 3
... SuperGen Inc.,(Nasdaq: SUPG ), a pharmaceutical company ... therapies for solid tumors and,hematological malignancies, today announced ... poster presentations at the AACR Annual Meeting,which will ... An oral presentation by Dr. Steven Warner ...
... A biosimilar product for,treating the negative effects ... cells of patients is safe and exhibits an ... This is the result of a clinical phase ... Pharma GmbH and the Indian manufacturer,INTAS Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SuperGen to Highlight Oncology Pipeline Data in Multiple Presentations at the AACR Annual Meeting 2SuperGen to Highlight Oncology Pipeline Data in Multiple Presentations at the AACR Annual Meeting 3Neutropenia: Biosimilar Product from India Moves One Step Closer to European Market 2Neutropenia: Biosimilar Product from India Moves One Step Closer to European Market 3
... The Sphincter of Oddi ... (PNET) works with the Polygraf™ ... and analyze pressure signals from ... The PNET software and Polygraf ...
... VoiceControl is a unique tool ... voice commands to activate shortcut ... eliminating the need to perform ... you can devote your full ...
... Analysis for POLYGRAM NET™ works with the ... analyze multichannel EGG signals. The EGG analysis ... by performing an automatic electrode impedance check ... beginning of a recording. If the electrode ...
... POLYGRAM NET™ (PNET) works with the ... analyze pressure and EMG signals from ... graphic format. The PNET software and ... or water-perfused manometry catheters as well ...
Medicine Products: