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Quality of Life and the Typical Patient Journey With UF

Quality of Life and the Typical Patient Journey With UF

Ayman Al-Hendy, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACOG, CCRP: The heaviness of menstruation has major consequences in patient quality of life. In addition to [everything else], when the fibroid gets big, some patients complain of bulk symptoms—things like urinary symptoms and urinary frequency—because the fibroid puts pressure on the bladder. If it puts pressure behind the uterus …

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Approaching the Medical Management of Uterine Fibroids

Approaching the Medical Management of Uterine Fibroids

Mauricio Abrao, MD: Let’s move ahead and discuss the clinical options, Jessica. Tell me your thoughts about the role of estrogen and progesterone for fibroids, mainly because with the concepts related to the resistance to progesterone and the impact of progesterone in this trauma of the uterus, we need to think twice before deciding the …

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HIIT Is Effective for Reducing Dyspnea Levels and Fatigue in Patients With Asthma

HIIT Is Effective for Reducing Dyspnea Levels and Fatigue in Patients With Asthma

High-intensity interval training (HIIT) also improved quality of life and physical activity levels while reducing anxiety and depression levels. High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is an effective training model for improving aerobic fitness and reducing dyspnea levels and lower limb fatigue in patients with moderate to severe asthma, according to a study published in The Journal …

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