Depression in Children and Adolsecents:
Depressive disorders, which include major depressive disorder (unipolar depression), dysthymic disorder (chronic, mild depression), and bipolar disorder (manic-depression), can have far reaching effects on the functioning and adjustment of young people. Among both children and adolescents,...
Going to Extremes:
There is a tendency to romanticize bipolar disorder. Many artists, musicians and writers have suffered from its mood swings. But in truth, many lives are ruined by this disease; and without effective treatment, the illness is associated with an increased risk of suicide. 1 Bipolar disorder, also... Empty Arms - The Lonely Trauma of Miscarriage
An extended definition of infertility includes women who conceive but cannot carry a pregnancy to the full term that is women who have repeated miscarriages or pregnancy failures. The medical term for a miscarriage is an abortion. Most miscarriages start with vaginal bleeding which is initially... Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder:
Research findings, clinical experience, and family accounts provide substantial evidence that bipolar disorder, also called manic-depressive illness, can occur in children and adolescents. Bipolar disorder is difficult to recognize and diagnose in youth, however, because it does not fit precisely...
Infertile couples in UAE urged to seek help early
Obesity and genetic condition called polycystic ovary syndrome are main causes Sarah O'Neill, Woman Growing Moustache For Movember, May Keep Facial Hair
A woman diagnosed with a condition that leaves her with wispy long strands of hair on her face has embraced her facial fuzz to raise money for charity, and has said she may even keep her moustache permanently. Sarah O'Neill, 29, who has polycystic ovary syndrome, has raised £800 for charity... Researcher alters how ovarian syndrome is diagnosed
Having multiple ovarian follicles is the leading cause of infertility in America, with wider implications for cancer, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndromes, hormonal imbalance and mental health. Yet we may be going about its diagnosis wrongly, report Cornell researchers. NVN Therapeutics Launches New Tropical Flavor Glucorein(TM) Medical Food for Dietary Management of Polycystic Ovary ...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- NVN Therapeutics (www.nvnth.com) today introduced a new tropical flavor Glucorein(TM) Medical Food for the Dietary Management of PCOS. Patent-pending Glucorein(TM) for Polycystic ...
November 28, 2007, 9:59 pm
The gynecologist suggested that LuLu may have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). She was making this observation due to her elevated testosterone and other clues in her hormone test results from this summer. She ordered more tests to either confirm or deny this hypothesis.
Meanwhile, she sent... Adoption and the Weight Connection
March 14, 2006, 1:05 am
My granddaughter came with me recently to a meeting of a local group of women at various stages in the adoption process. The group is a support system for couples who had gone or were going through fertility treatments without success, who are now moving forward with plans to adopt, but all the... Prolactin Levels
March 24, 2008, 11:03 am
As your child reaches puberty, your doctor (especially if your child is seeing an endocrinologist, gynecologist or has been on psychiatric medications for a long period of time), may wish to have blood tests done to show various hormone levels One of these, especially in girls, will be the...
Getting Pregnant Diagnosed With PCOS, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
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PCOS - Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - EzineArticles
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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome - Medscape Reference
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. The major features of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) include menstrual dysfunction, anovulation, and signs of hyperandrogenism.