Tag: "premenstrual" at medical news
Chaste plant a boon
...per cent or greater improvement in the symptoms of premenstrual
symptoms. Agnus castus (Vitex agnus castus) is a small tree native to southern Europe and western Asia. It has been used for ailments including haemorrhage, fevers and headaches, treating irregular periods and restoring fertility.The plant contains...
New therapy for PMS
...used antidepressant may help women who suffer from premenstrual
syndrome, or PMS. A new study shows citalopram, ma...arch shows half-cycling is effective when treating premenstrual
dysphoric disorder (PMDD), a severe form of PMS. A total of 15 women were included in this study. T...
Eating food rich in calcium and vitamin D helps fight PMS
...in vitamin D and calcium can ward off an attack of premenstrual
syndrome// (PMS). Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is...ession and mood swings. Often women who experience premenstrual
syndrome feel their social interactions and relationships are getting affected because of their phys...
Calcium and Vitamin D reduces risk of Premenstrual syndrome
... of calcium// and vitamin D may reduce the risk of premenstrual
syndrome (PMS). Previous studies have shown that b...ort. There were about 1057 women who developed the premenstrual
syndrome over 10 years of follow up and 1968 women with no diagnosis of premenstrual
syndrome. A que...
They Call It PMS Because Mad Cow Disease Was Already Taken
...n has been found effective in treating symptoms of premenstrual
dysphoric disorder// (PMDD), the most severe form of premenstrual
syndrome. PMDD is characterized by cyclical mood, behavioral and physical symptoms that can be deb...
MRI Shows Emotional Changes During Menstrual Cycle
...- eight to 12 days after their period. During the premenstrual
phase the women showed much greater activity in fr...netic resonance imaging in female subjects without premenstrual
mood symptoms, the researchers found that OFC activity to emotional linguistic stimuli varies depend...
Vitamin Abuse Syndrome In the UK
....High doses of vitamin B6, which is used to combat premenstrual
tension, can cause nerve damage 3.Over does of Vitamin A during pregnancy can harm the unborn child. Medindia on Vitamins: Vitamins are substances that are found in the foods we eat. They are necessary for the body to function effectively. The...
Revolutionary Pill Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer
... new Pill could also herald an era of freedom from premenstrual
symptoms and even endometriosis. Professor David Baird, emeritus professor of reproductive endocrinology at the University of Edinburgh, has revealed that these PRMs were clinically tested on small groups of women with positive results and minimal ...
Supportive Husbands Can Help Ease PMS
...for mood swings, lethargy and pain associated with premenstrual
syndrome or PMS. This new study has however highlighted that husbands who lack compassion for their wives can make matters worse. Women tend to be angry, withdrawn, depressed and argumentative, a few days before their period, more so when they end ...
Low Doses of Anti-Depressant May Help PMS
Some women who experience moderate-to-severe premenstrual
syndrome may benefit from treatment with low doses...t for some women who experience moderate-to-severe premenstrual
syndrome, or PMS. The researchers also tested and found two other anti-depressant dosing strategie...
An End to Periods?
...th painful, heavy or irregular periods, or painful premenstrual
symptoms.” Menstrual suppression also has been used among women with endometriosis, a painful condition in which tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus grows outside of the uterus; patients with disabilities who cannot maintain menstru...
FDA Approves A New Pill For Treatment Of Acne
... can also treat emotional and physical symptoms of premenstrual
dysphoric disorders. The YAZ drug, manufactured by Bayer Schering Pharma AG has become the first oral contraceptive approved by the FDA for three distinct uses. Phil Smits, head of Bayer Schering Pharma's women's healthcare unit said: “YAZ drug i...
Genetic Variation may Increase Premenstrual Depression Risk
...iation may be tied to an increased risk for severe premenstrual
depression . Known medically as premenstrual
dysphoric disorder, or PMDD, this psychiatric condition affects approximately 8 percent of women in ...