Scientists at Phoenix-based TGen have identified the gene which causes a rare and fatal type of ovarian cancer that strikes young women and girls.
The results of their study has just been published in the medical journal Nature Genetics.
A significant portion of the study was done because of the help of 22-year old Taryn Ritchey, who lived with her mother in Cave Creek.Add a comment
A Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms. The research suggests that these screening X-rays do not lower the risk of dying of breast cancer while finding many tumors that do not need treatment.Add a comment
The Vineyard Community Pregnancy Center exists to help pregnant teens and new moms and dads of all ages with all the steps related to pregnancy and early-child care and health.
The Vineyard Community Pregnancy Center is the latest in a string of services being provided by the Vineyard Community Center in Queen Creek, AZ.Add a comment
The maxim, “breastfeeding is the way to go!” was drummed in early in my pediatric training and it remains a scientific fact to date.Add a comment
Over the past year, I have been focusing on caring for perimenopausal and menopausal women suffering from menopausal complaints. With advancing age, many women struggle with hot flashes and/or night sweats, vaginal dryness, mood swings, concentration issues, decreased energy, weight issues and decreased sex drive.Add a comment
Early Detection Almost Always Means Faster Recovery, Lower Overall CostAdd a comment
Gilbert resident, Sarah Ellery, formed “My Hope Bag” last year after going through breast cancer. My Hope Bag is a grassroots non-profit organization that provides tote bags filled with comfort items for women with breast cancer, offering them HOPE and support along their journey. Add a comment
Most women are healthy during pregnancy and do not have serious health concerns. You may have minor physical symptoms throughout your pregnancy that are considered normal pregnancy changes. It is important for you to be aware of symptoms that may mean you have a more serious problem. Talk with your doctor about any concerns you have during your pregnancy so that your health problems can be checked quickly.Add a comment
Everything just tastes better in our 14oz SanTanValley.com Mug!
Get Yours Today! $10.95