Cryo-Cell to Present Novel Adult Stem Cell Research During 2009 China Medical Biotech Forum
... the proliferative ability of stem cells found in menstrual
blood (known as MenSCs) during the Fourth China ... by Cryo-Cell International, who discovered the menstrual
stem cells. The data show that MenSCs have the ... cells. These findings demonstrate that menstrual
stem cells are easily expandable to clinical ...
Photos: One Million Patients Choose Hologic's NovaSure(R) System Over Hysterectomy
... treatment for women suffering from excessive menstrual
bleeding--has passed the one million mark for ... )
bleeding is a debilitating condition that ... a safe, effective and quick solution to excessive menstrual
bleeding that does not require major surgery," ...
Cryo-Cell Announces C'elle(SM) Research and Development Collaboration for Chronic Wound Healing Management
... studies using Cryo-Cell's proprietary C'elle menstrual
stem cell (MenSC) technology. The goal of these ... the potential benefits of new ways to utilize menstrual
blood stem cells in advanced therapeutic ... will determine if the C'elle stem cells found in menstrual
blood may potentially mimic the wound healing ...
C'elle(SM) Featured on ABC Action News in Tampa Bay
... of their families. Banking stem cells found in menstrual
blood is one way in which women are looking to ... future illnesses, conditions or injuries. menstrual
blood has been shown to contain self-renewing ... and preserve stem cells harvested from their own menstrual
blood. Featured in a recent healthcare segment ...
Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
... Common condition can cause menstrual
woes, infertility, researchers note
... -- and often develop ovarian cysts, irregular menstrual
cycles and infertility. A key feature of the ... Those who received acupuncture also had regular menstrual
cycles, while the exercise and control groups ...
Early Menstruation Lowers Odds of Surviving Ovarian Cancer
... with ovarian cancer, those who had their first menstrual
period before the age of 12 and who had the most menstrual
cycles over a lifetime are more likely to die of ... course have a significant impact on the number of menstrual
cycles a woman had had, said study author Cheryl ...
Obesity Greatly Raises Endometrial Cancer Risk
... 35 who were under 45 at the time of their last menstrual
period had a 22 times higher risk of developing ... weight. In women older than 45 at their last menstrual
period, those with BMIs above 35 had 3.7 times ... who were also under 45 at the age of their last menstrual
period had about a sixfold increase in risk vs. ...
Menstrual Blood Stem Cells May Significantly Increase Yield of Cord Blood Stem Cells
... results of a new study showing that adding menstrual
blood stem cells (MenSCs) to stem cells from ... were performed by using harvested cells from menstrual
blood and cord blood cells collected after ... cells. MenSC samples were obtained using a menstrual
cup and were transferred to a laboratory for ...
Xanodyne's New Drug Application for the Treatment of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (Menorrhagia) Accepted for Filing with a Priority Review Classification
... the treatment of women with menorrhagia, heavy menstrual
bleeding (HMB), and its accompanying symptoms. ... to women who suffer from menorrhagia, or heavy menstrual
bleeding," said Gary A. Shangold, Chief Medical ... that may exceed 80 milliliters of blood loss per menstrual
cycle. At present, no pharmacotherapy has ever ...
Study Links Pesticides to Birth Defects
... rates of birth defects among women whose last menstrual
period was in April, May, June or July and ... significant correlation between the last menstrual
period and higher rates of birth defects for half ... in live births conceived by women whose last menstrual
period began in the same months," study first ...
Cryo-Cell International, Inc. Reports Results for Fiscal 2008
... fee paid by the licensee of the Company's C'elle menstrual
stem cell preservation program in India and, ... service allowing women to cryopreserve their own menstrual
stem cells. C'elle menstrual
stem cells are adult stem cells that demonstrate ...
Menstrual Bleeding Treatment Safer Than Thought
... additional surgery to stop excessive or prolonged menstrual
bleeding after undergoing an alternative to ... uterus intact. Scar tissue then forms and monthly menstrual
flow and its pain typically decrease.
The Mayo ... ligation to prevent pregnancy or had debilitating menstrual
pain prior to the procedure.
Excessive or ...
Mayo researchers offer new insight into effectiveness of procedure to stop heavy menstrual bleeding
... of women experience excessive or prolonged menstrual
bleeding at some time during their lives, ... (GEA) preserves the uterus, while decreasing menstrual
bleeding and shortening patients' recovery time. ... standard treatments for excessive or prolonged menstrual
bleeding. Although numerous studies have ...
New hormone data can predict menopause within a year
... level five years prior to the final menstrual
period. This decline pinpoints a critical ... reproductive period to the time of their final menstrual
While clinicians have the ability to ... how long do I have and when will I have my final menstrual
period," Sowers said. "Now we are beginning to ...
Wyeth Consumer Healthcare Signs Agreement to Purchase ThermaCare from Procter & Gamble
... to relieve minor arthritis, muscle, joint and menstrual
ThermaCare line currently contains six ... hips, and neck and shoulders; heat patches for menstrual
heat wraps for arthritis in the hands ... lower back and hip, neck and shoulder
pain provides heat for eight hours. The arthritis ...
Taking Control: Future Therapies for a Host of Serious Diseases May Be Found in Women's Menstrual Blood
... and Preserve Vital Stem Cells During
Flow; Potential for Future Anti-Aging and Sports ... cells, which can
now be harvested from her own menstrual
Now, thanks to the revolutionary ... and preserving stem cells found in her menstrual
month, even the busiest woman can take ...
New ovarian stimulation technique offers more cancer patients the chance to preserve their fertility
... eggs for collection during the final phase of the menstrual
cycle. The finding offers the chance for more ... stimulation only at the beginning of a woman's menstrual
cycle (the day that menstruation starts). ... news briefing: "Depending on what phase of her menstrual
cycle a woman is in when she receives a cancer ...
Menstruation Cessation in Female Teen Athletes May Be Caused by Hormone
... deficit in the body, are thought to cause the menstrual
irregularities in athletes.
Amenorrhea can ... secretion of hormones that regulate ovarian and menstrual
function. People with anorexia nervosa, another ... deficit state and the hormones that regulate menstrual
Delayed Sleep Pattern Tied to Irregular Menstrual Cycles
... syndrome (DSPS) appears to be linked to irregular menstrual
cycles and increased premenstrual symptoms in ... were twice as likely to report an irregular menstrual
cycle compared to control subjects. The frequency ... sleep phase syndrome may be at increased risk for menstrual
irregularity associated with circadian ...
New study shows sedentary high school girls are at significant risk for future osteoporosis
... of three conditions low energy availability, menstrual
abnormalities and low bone mineral density that ... condition. The athletes reported 33 percent more menstrual
abnormalities than the non-athletes. Women who ... in the late 1990s to see if young women who have menstrual
abnormalities as a result of participating in ...
CME Publication Tackles a Problem that is a Real Headache for Women
... MONTVALE, N.J., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- menstrual
migraine, a condition
that affects 18% of women, ... a new supplement to OBG
Management. "Integrating menstrual
migraine management into women's
healthcare" ... are also discussed.
migraine management into women's healthcare" ...
Minimally invasive fibroid treatment fares well in multicenter trial
... fibroids. Fibroid symptoms can include excessive menstrual
bleeding, enlarged uterine size, frequent ... trial, 177 women with uterine fibroids and heavy menstrual
bleeding scheduled to undergo hysterectomy were ... to the fact that they no longer experienced menstrual
cycles or worried that their symptoms would ....
Safe to Stop the Flow?: Differing Attitudes Found Between Women and Doctors Concerning Menstrual Suppression
... say that they are interested in suppressing
periods but many of them aren't sure if it's ... and to emphasize the safety and
viability of menstrual
Multiple oral contraceptives are ... oral
contraceptive designed to suppress a woman's menstrual
cycle. And according
to this study, women are ...
Differing attitudes found between women and doctors concerning menstrual suppression
... say that they are interested in suppressing their menstrual
periods but many of them arent sure if its safe. ... and to emphasize the safety and viability of menstrual
Multiple oral contraceptives are ... oral contraceptive designed to suppress a womans menstrual
cycle. And according to this study, women are ...
GladRags Introduces the Moon Cup - An Environmentally-Sound and Safe Alternative to Disposable Feminine Hygiene Products!
... GladRags, a leading
manufacturer of alternative menstrual
products, is pleased to announce the
Moon Cup. ... that is designed to "catch" the menstrual
flow rather than
absorbing it. Worn internally ... product line
giving consumers greater variety in menstrual
cups. GladRags is America's premier provider of ...
Ovary removal may increase lung cancer risk
... may play such a role."
Women were considered menopausal if their menstrual
periods had stopped naturally, surgically (by hysterectomy with bilateral ... Women who had at least one remaining ovary and who still had their menstrual
periods at the time of diagnosis/interview were classified as ...
Ovu-Trac(R) Home Test Kit From OvumOptics Predicts Ovulation with 96.2% Accuracy
... Fertility Calculator
It is a myth that most women have a 28-day menstrual
cycle, and unfortunately most fertility calendars base their ovulation ... forward is only useful for those with the "average" 28-day menstrual
cycle. As a result, many women following these instructions will ovulate ...
MORE WOMEN SHUN HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY Garden of Life Offers a Natural Solution with Oceans 3™ Healthy Hormones™
... have been searching for something non-synthetic for symptomatic relief of menstrual
and menopausal woes. Garden of Life, Inc., ( www.gardenoflife.com ) a ... have been searching for something non-synthetic for symptomatic relief of menstrual
and menopausal woes. Garden of Life , Inc., a leader in the Natural ...
Heavy Periods May Be Due to a Clotting Disorder
The guidelines aren't meant only for doctors. Women with heavy menstrual
cycles should watch for these signs as well because about 25 percent of ... experience abnormal reproductive tract bleeding, specifically heavy menstrual
bleeding, to be alert to these other signs and approach their physicians ...
Study finds higher prevalence of early menarche among survivors of childhood sexual abuse
... African-American women who were younger at menarche, or the onset of their menstrual
periods, were more likely to report a history of childhood sexual abuse, ... of sexual abuse may increase the risk of early menarche (i.e., onset of menstrual
periods before age 12 years).
The study, which appears currently ...
My Mother/Myself: Migraine Headaches are Hereditary
... migraines. And, if mom had headaches around her period, she probably had menstrual
migraine, which is related to changes in the levels of the female hormone estrogen during a woman's menstrual
Experts urge sufferers to break the cycle of suffering and ...
Video: New First Response(R) Fertility Test Helps Women Answer the Question: Am I Able to Get Pregnant?
... Test measures FSH levels in a woman's urine on the third day of her menstrual
cycle. Results appear on the urine stick within 30 minutes with 95 percent ... to get pregnant for at least 12 months, or she's any age and does not have menstrual
periods or has irregular periods.
There has been ...
UCSF Gallo Study Finds Hormone Disorder Drug Could Help Drinkers Stay Sober
... A drug prescribed for male and female infertility and menstrual
disorders could hold the key to a more effective treatment for alcoholism, ... February 24, 2009 -- A drug prescribed for male and female infertility and menstrual
disorders could hold the key to a more effective treatment for alcoholism, ...
Fertility experts present the latest research at reproductive medicine meeting
... reserve, MIS, as well as E2, Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and menstrual
status. Chemotherapy decreases ovarian reserve rapidly and dramatically as ... although E2 levels recover quickly, with 58 percent of women regaining menstrual
function by 52 weeks, all MIS levels remain below the normal range of ...
Changes in sex steroids associated with menopause
... included in the sleep study were classified as premenopausal (no change in menstrual
bleeding regularity) and early perimenopasual (menses in the preceding ... began within seven days of the beginning of the follicular phase of the menstrual
cycle in premenopausal women who were still menstruating. Polysomnography ...
Acupuncture may hold promise for women with hormone disorder
... results like this. Her goal has been to help women with PCOS have regular menstrual
cycles. PCOS causes a hormonal imbalance, interfering with ovulation and ...
"Over the last year we have seen women who never had a regular menstrual
cycle start having regular periods. We can also boast several pregnancies ...
Women's Alcohol Use Tied to Delayed Childbearing
... teen and adult females.
"Reproductive dysfunctions include a range of menstrual
disorders, sexual dysfunctions, and pregnancy complications that include ... or miscarriage. Teenagers who drink tend to have disruptions in their menstrual
cycle as well as unplanned pregnancies," Waldron said.
The finding that ...
Chemo May Limit Fertility in Breast Cancer Survivors
... the women underwent five tests conducted two, three or four days after a menstrual
cycle. The tests assessed the ovaries' physical condition, hormone levels and a compound involved in the menstrual
In four of the five tests, ovarian reserve was worse in the ...
Study suggests chemotherapy diminishes fertility in breast cancer patients
... evaluation involved five tests conducted two, three or four days after a menstrual
cycle to assess the ovaries' physical condition, hormone levels and a compound involved in the menstrual
cycle. In four of the five tests, the breast cancer survivors had a worse ...
Post-menopausal therapy to improve women's quality of life
... to produce estrogens and progesterone, the hormones which regulate the menstrual
cycle. In this stage, when menstruation cesses, there appear physical and ... as climateric symptoms. In Spain, the average age for the cessation of the menstrual
cycle is 50 years old. In the Western countries, about 17% of the ...