HRT may damage hearing

The World’s No.1 Science & Technology News Service 18:00 24 February 04 NewScientist.com news service   Post-menopausal women who receive hormone replacement therapy may risk diminished hearing, suggest the results of a new study. Tests on 64 women over the age of 60 – half of whom were on HRT – showed that those taking HRT had 10 Continue Reading …

STD’s

Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) causes the majority of oral herpes cases, and herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) causes the majority of genital herpes cases. However, both type 1 and type 2 HSV can occur in the genitals, oral area, or both.   Moreover, HSV-2 prevalence among 12- to 19-year-old whites is now Continue Reading …

Ashcroft Subpoenas Medical Records of Women Who Had Abortions

Feminist Daily News Wire February 13, 2004   The Department of Justice has issued a series of subpoenas to hospitals in several major cities demanding the medical records of women who have undergone certain abortion procedures. US Attorney General John Ashcroft is requesting these records in conjunction with legal challenges to the federal abortion procedure Continue Reading …