Fetal genetic score for birth weight affects fetal growth at various maternal fasting plasma glucose levels.
The FDA approval was supported by findings from a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study that evaluated Imvexxy (4mcg and 10mcg) vs placebo from baseline to week 12.
Recommendations focus on policies to improve health outcomes, including training for clinicians
A physician report indicates that 4 placebo (non-hormonal) capsules were placed in the first 4 days of therapy instead of active capsules.
Investigators sought to determine whether both restrictive and purging types of anorexia nervosa effect bone metabolism.
Impact of medications on mother-infant dyad should be considered, as many women breastfeed
Computer analysis is not better than human clinical evaluation when it comes to measuring breast densityMay 03, 2018
Similar associations were observed with clinical BI-RADS and automated BI-RADS with respect to interval and screen-detected cancer.
A large number of non-pregnant women of child-bearing age have untreated depression.
Breastfeeding duration and frequency may help reduce hypertension risks.
In this 30-year prospective cohort study, self-reported duration of lactation in women of childbearing age was associated with a lower risk of development of diabetes.
For women who work night shifts, breast cancer risks increase by 3.3% for every 5 years of work.
Because of the high number of unintended pregnancies and the effectiveness of LARCs, they should be a first-line contraceptive option for most women.
Early menopause risk is highest in weight-cycling and severely underweight women.
Preventing yeast infections in skinfolds by using hand sanitizer.
The American Heart Association found that during menopausal transition, women have a rapid increase in metabolic syndrome severity.
Women presenting with new-onset heavy menstrual bleeding plus thrombocytopenia or pancytopenia should be evaulatued for a possible hematologic malignancy.
A Grade D recommendation discourages routine screening in asymptomatic adolescents and adults.
A new HPV screening test that uses cervical cells collected for a Pap test has been approved by the FDA.
A greater understanding of the healthcare issues specific to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community may improve the quality of care.
Nearly 70% of participants who self-administered acupressure therapy experienced improved levels of fatigue.
Women who participated in an aerobic exercise program 3 to 4 times per week during their pregnancies were not likely to give birth prematurely.
Readmission was more common among publically insured, black patients presenting with comorbidities including hypertension and diabetes.
Itching is a serious concern for patients with atrophic vaginitis, and alternative treatments can help.
As breast cancer survivorship increases, NPs have taken on long-term patient care.
Researchers recommend applying a warm compress and limiting episitomy procedures.
LARC is safe and effective in nulliparous adolescents and should be considered as a viable alternative to oral contraception.
Many women were found to have poor postpartum virologic control.
More than 30% of women with HIV and no prehysterectomy had abnormal Pap test results.
Extending adjuvant aromatase inhibitor treatment can decrease disease recurrence and increase survival in breast cancer patients.
Fruit intake in adolescence may be associated with decreased breast cancer rates in adulthood.