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Let’s Get Stronger Together
A series of events on May 3 and 4 will bring women together to fight disparities and the leading cause of death among women.
Apr. 17, 2013
Heart Attack Symptoms Women Need to Know
Many women experience heart attacks differently then men, and knowing the subtle differences may one day save your life.
Feb. 18, 2013
The Flu Shot Trifecta: Protects Mom, Fetus and Infant
Maternal immunizations like the flu shot protect the mother but have an even greater potential impact on the fetus and baby.
Jan. 14, 2013
To Help Stop the Spread of Flu, Early Prevention Is Best
When it comes to getting the flu vaccine, the sooner you get it, the sooner you start to protect yourself and your loved ones from the flu.
Sept. 23, 2011
Women at Workouts
Sports medicine at Duke addresses the specific needs of physically active women.
May 31, 2011
Ask the Expert: Andrew Berchuck, MD, Director of Gynecologic Oncology
Dr. Andrew Berchuck discusses what progress has been made in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of gynecological cancers and what the future holds.
May 6, 2011
Mending a Broken Back
Duke physical therapist Kathy Shipp developed a technique to help elderly women with painful spine fractures stabilize and heal their broken backs.
Feb. 24, 2011
The Doctor Your Doctors Choose: Q&A with Stanley J. Filip, MD
One of the South’s OB-GYNs of choice, according to Ladies' Home Journal, is Duke Medicine’s Stan Filip -- the doctor your doctor calls when she or family members need care.
Jan. 5, 2011
What Puts a Woman at High Risk for Breast Cancer?
Of all the things you may hope to inherit from your mother, breast cancer isn’t one of them. But if she had it, aren’t you more likely to get it?
Dec. 3, 2010
Who Needs a Mammogram?
Amy Abernethy, director of the Duke Cancer Center Research Program, explains the new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force mammogram guidelines and shares how these guidelines will affect patients.
Dec. 2, 2010
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