Navigation Links
Soy-Rich Diets May Not Prevent Hot Flashes in Most Menopausal Women
Date:11/23/2012

they were involved in the study, then at five- and nine-year follow-up points. Fiber was of interest to the researchers because it is thought to increase the impact of estrogen. The women also were asked annually about their menopausal symptoms, including hot flashes and night sweats.

The study found no significant correlation between the intake of dietary phytoestrogens or fiber and the beginning of menopausal symptoms in women who had not yet experienced menopause when they started the study.

Gold said that a randomized, placebo-controlled trial with a diverse range of women would be necessary to prove any ability of dietary phytoestrogens or fiber to prevent hot flashes and night sweats, but she believes the results of this study suggest that it is unlikely a significant effect would be seen.

Although other studies have looked at dietary soy and menopausal symptoms, this study included more women and followed them for a longer period of time than others did, the researchers said. The study also included people representing a broader range of racial and ethnic groups, including black, Hispanic, Chinese and Japanese women.

Although Asian women tend to report fewer vasomotor symptoms than other women, the typical Eastern diet, thought to be high in phytoestrogens, does not seem to be associated with fewer hot flashes and night sweats.

Gold said she believes there may be subsets of women, due to genetic and metabolic factors, who may benefit more from phytoestrogens than others. And she doesn't discourage women from taking soy products. "If women try it and it works for them, fine," she said.

The study has some limitations.

Dr. Wilma Larsen, chief of the division of gynecology at Scott & White Healthcare in Temple, Texas, is concerned that the study used data the women had written down or remembered.

"Any time you're relying on patients to self-report you're not certain what they're actually doing," Larsen said.<
'/>"/>

Copyright©2012 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Long-Term Salty Diets Tied Again to High Blood Pressure
2. Certain Diets May Help Body Burn More Calories: Study
3. Atkins-Type Diets May Raise Risk of Heart Problems: Study
4. Low-Cal Diets Kept Monkeys Healthier, But Didnt Lengthen Lives
5. Diets High in Fructose May Harm Liver in Some, Scientists Warn
6. New drug prevents spread of human prostate cancer cells
7. Antibody therapy prevents gastrointestinal damage following radiation exposure in mice
8. To prevent leukemias dreaded return, go for the stem cells
9. Rapid Asthma Treatment in ER May Prevent Admission
10. Report says new evidence could tip the balance in aspirin cancer prevention care
11. Drug May Prevent Pancreatitis After Digestive Procedure
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Soy-Rich Diets May Not Prevent Hot Flashes in Most Menopausal Women
(Date:7/28/2014)... new study has found that following a healthy lifestyle ... metabolic syndrome. Published early online in CANCER , ... findings indicate that children with cancer and adults who ... about how their lifestyle may influence their long-term health. ... known to be at increased risk for the metabolic ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... 28, 2014 TherapySites, the ... professionals, announced today its affiliation with the Illinois ... new relationship allows TherapySites to continue to extend their ... and promotional offers. , “There has been a fundamental ... With nearly 3 billion Internet users, it is ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... July 28, 2014 Footwear etc. is ... styles from Mephisto. With shoes, sandals, and boots that ... products continually provide handmade comfort shoes and ... women have come to rely on the superb value, ... Mephisto shoes and sandals contain the highest quality materials ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... 2014 To commemorate World Hepatitis Day ... Living with a Disability magazine has published ... that include hepatitis, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, inflammatory bowel disease, short ... new article highlights that, in the context of receiving ... and other disabling conditions related to the digestive system ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... According to the Drama Method Pdf review recently ... helps women easily get the attention of the men they ... its review that this book can teach ladies how to ... book also instructs them how to conquer a man, and ... Method review that this book is divided into 30 chapters ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Lifestyle choices may affect the long-term heart health of childhood cancer survivors 2Health News:TherapySites (Websites for Therapists) Partners with the Illinois Association for Marriage and Family Therapy 2Health News:Footwear etc. Highlights Phenomenal Models of Mephisto Shoes 2Health News:Footwear etc. Highlights Phenomenal Models of Mephisto Shoes 3Health News:Living with a Disability Magazine Marks World Hepatitis Day on July 28 with New Article on Disabling Digestive Disorders 2Health News:Living with a Disability Magazine Marks World Hepatitis Day on July 28 with New Article on Disabling Digestive Disorders 3Health News:The Drama Method Pdf Review Exposes Aaron Fox's Relationship Guide – Vkool.com 2Health News:The Drama Method Pdf Review Exposes Aaron Fox's Relationship Guide – Vkool.com 3
... Bulletin Board: HFIT) today announced that its board ... to $2.5 million of the,company,s outstanding common shares. ... the open market in amounts and at times ... and Exchange,Commission Rule 10b-18 and other pertinent rules ...
... Treanda will be a covered benefit immediately upon ... to members with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, INDIANAPOLIS, ... that effective immediately upon the drug,s,availability, its affiliate ... provide coverage for Treanda. Specific benefit plans,may have ...
... and ST. PAUL, Minn., March 24 Children,s,Hospitals ... appointment,of Julie Morath, RN, chief operating officer and ... of the National Quality Forum (NQF), a,private, not-for-profit ... strategy for healthcare quality measurement and,reporting., Morath ...
... York University dental research team has discovered evidence that ... to develop gestational diabetes mellitus than pregnant women with ... Dr. Ananda P. Dasanayake, a professor of epidemiology & ... 256 women at New Yorks Bellevue Hospital Center through ...
... match improved symptoms, avoided rejection , , MONDAY, March ... Parkinson,s disease in mice, researchers report. , Using ... identical genetic profile to each mouse being treated ... of the diseased animals, without provoking any evidence ...
... Root,Canal Awareness Week (March 30 to April 5), a ... of The Michigan Association of,Endodontists. Topics include healthy dental ... that can make the procedure virtually,painless., Healthy smile? ... health, Oral health is not only important to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Health Fitness Announces $2.5 Million Stock Repurchase Plan 2Health News:WellPoint's Health Plans to Cover Newly Approved Cancer Treatment 2Health News:Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota COO, Julie Morath, Appointed to National Quality Forum Committee 2Health News:NYU dental researchers find evidence of periodontal disease leading to gestational diabetes 2Health News:Therapeutic Cloning Works in Mice With Parkinson's 2Health News:Therapeutic Cloning Works in Mice With Parkinson's 3Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 2Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 3Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 4Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 5Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 6
(Date:7/25/2014)... Cardinal Health will today name three of ... its prestigious Independent Pharmacy Best Practices Competition, during the ... nation,s largest gatherings of independent pharmacists. ... Ohio , Tennessee ... selected for implementing exceptionally creative methods that demonstrate how ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... , July 25, 2014  Solanbridge Group Inc (OTC: ... the majority interest in Buzznbrewz.com and the Letter of ... with a fully executed Purchase Agreement. ... "We are proud to have Mr. David Pecoraro ... of experience in the private sector and developed a ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... CITY , July 25, 2014 IBM (NYSE: ... American healthcare sciences publisher, launched a library of ... such as cancer and heart disease. Healthcare providers using ... information to deliver better patient care. Mobile ... many relying on smartphones and tablets to access the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 2Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 3Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 4Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 5Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 6Solanbridge Group Inc Announces Acquisition of Buzznbrewz.com 2Healthcare Sciences Publisher PLM and IBM Speed Access to Medical Information to Deliver Better Patient Care with Mobile 2Healthcare Sciences Publisher PLM and IBM Speed Access to Medical Information to Deliver Better Patient Care with Mobile 3Healthcare Sciences Publisher PLM and IBM Speed Access to Medical Information to Deliver Better Patient Care with Mobile 4
All-silicone construction provides maximum softness and biocompatibility for enhanced patient comfort. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used to provide bladder drainage by percutaneous placement of a balloon catheter. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used to establish and temporarily maintain suprapubic access during endoscopic procedures. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used for pulling sutures from a vaginal incision into the suprapubic area during bladder suspension surgery. The double needle design permits simultaneous suture placement. Supplied sterile in peel-o...
Medicine Products: