November 13, 2006
Tamoxifen citrate has been approved for primary reduction of breast cancer risk since 1998, but studies suggest that its use for primary prevention is limited. The authors report on a national survey mailed to 350 primary care physicians regarding p ...
January 25, 2013
Safer therapies and solid social support are needed to help people live healthier lives with HIV/AIDS.
August 9, 2004
The most effective treatment for menopausal symptoms is hormone therapy, which also decreases the risk of osteoporosis and colorectal cancer. However, hormone therapy increases the risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, pulmonary embolism and breas ...
July 14, 2009
"I wanted to make effective health care more affordable for patients and society as a whole," said Tseng. "In the program, I found a group of creative, innovative, passionate people who wanted to support me in doing that my way."
October 4, 2011
Beginning in 2002, the MTCT-Plus Initiative established family-based HIV care and treatment programs in sub-Saharan Africa and Thailand, linking HIV care and treatment of mothers to existing programs that prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV.