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High-Risk Women Can Benefit From Medications to Prevent Breast Cancer

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued updated recommendations on the use of medications to reduce the risk of breast cancer. The experts recommend that clinicians should offer preventive medications to women with an elevated risk of developing breast cancer due to factors such as family history or harmful BRCA mutations, but women… Read More »

Women Facing Violence in Relationships Likely to Suffer from Economic Hardship: Study

Violence Against Women (Image used for representational purpose only) (Photo Credits: PTI) Washington D.C., August 28: Women who experience violence in their relationships, may it be physical, emotional or controlling abuse, are more likely to suffer material hardship – the inability to purchase food, housing, utilities, medical care or other needs for a healthy life,… Read More »