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Ridicules 'defense' of legal abortion

...maternal and infant mortality." What an asinine statement! That is similar to saying that women who get mastectomies or hysterectomies in early adulthood decrease their chances of breast or ovarian cancer. Abortion is infant mortality! Steve Schwalm's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/02/op_221746.shtml
Opinion columns
A matter of choice

...it is bad medicine ..." Because hysterectomies can be used to treat so many ailments...children. Like the debate surrounding hysterectomies, Dr. Levy said, women shouldn't...Many women who are candidates for hysterectomies, or one of the options, have a range...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/13/liv_458501.shtml
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Youngster's Bud-E helps in surgeries

...controls, is designed to assist doctors in surgery. At Doctors Hospital, it will be used primarily during prostatectomiesand hysterectomies and other gynecological surgeries, said Anne Cordeiro, the community relations manager at the hospital. After winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/18/ric_476044.shtml
Richmond Neighbors | Augusta State University
Health calendar

...bereaved persons; Part Two -- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; to register call 729-6330. HEALTH TALK: Alternatives to Hysterectomies for Abnormal Bleeding; light supper at 6:30 tonight precedes program at 7; Columbia Medical Plaza Surgery Center, 635...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/17/ent_233565.shtml
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Health calendar

...bereaved persons; Part Two -- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; to register call 729-6330. HEALTH TALK: Alternatives to Hysterectomies for Abnormal Bleeding; light supper at 6:30 tonight precedes program at 7; Columbia Medical Plaza Surgery Center, 635...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/16/ent_233467.shtml
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Hospitals open doors to assist education of MCG residents

...They want to see it flourish." Having a broad range of cases is helpful, said Dr. Murray. He had done four or five hysterectomies the year before at MCG but has done nearly 40 in three months at University. "It's very good in the sense that you have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/26/met_145155.shtml
Metro | Trinity Hospital
FDA approves non-surgical treatment of uterine fibroids

...procedures performed worldwide, the agency said, there have been four reported deaths. About a third of the 600,000 hysterectomies performed annually in the U.S. are for treatment of fibroids, the FDA said. On the Net: Food and Drug Administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/16/tec_364441.shtml
XXX Technology
Medical neglect suit goes to court

...attorney, Jack Slover of Atlanta, told the jury in his opening statement. Dr. Long has done hundreds if not thousands of hysterectomies without difficulties, Mr. Slover said. The doctor took into account her entire medical condition and was most concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/27/met_355139.shtml
Metro
Health calendar

...m. Monday, First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 602 Georgia Ave., North Augusta. HEALTH CLASS: Alternatives to Hysterectomies for Abnormal Bleeding; 7 p.m. Wednesday, Columbia Medical Plaza Surgery Center, 635 Washington West Drive, Evans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/10/ent_238564.shtml
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Estrogen-only pills increase older women's risk for clots

...involves a wider variety of blood clots than those that cause strokes. The research involved 10,739 women ages 50 to 79 with hysterectomies. Those who took estrogen pills were 32 percent more likely to develop blood clots, mostly in the legs, than those on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/11/liv_77012.shtml
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