Tag Archives: After

Bleeding after menopause: Get it checked out

Bleeding after menopause can be disconcerting, but the good news is, more than 90% of the time it’s not caused by a serious condition, according to a study in JAMA Internal Medicine. That said, the study also reinforces the idea that postmenopausal bleeding should always be checked out by your doctor to rule out endometrial cancer,… Read More »

Man, 36, has his bowel removed after chronic constipation

Man, 36, develops swollen ‘megacolon’ after rare growths spread across his tongue and insides leaving him constipated for THREE MONTHS Unnamed man suffers from rare disorder multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B Causes tumour-like growths in the gut lining that alter bowel movements Disorder does not respond well to treatment, doctors forced to remove bowel   By Alexandra… Read More »

Arkansas Medicaid rolls fall by 18,000 after 7 months of work requirements

An additional 1,232 people failed to meet Arkansas’ Medicaid work requirement in December, for a total of 18,000 people dropped from government-funded coverage since the rules kicked in seven months ago. The latest tally will continue to offer fodder to critics who say the state’s requirements are ineffective at their goal of moving people from… Read More »