Recent FDA approvals include treatments for chronic migraine, type 1 diabetes, blood cancers, tardive dyskinesia and chorea associated with Huntington disease, vasomotor symptoms of menopause, pain and fever, and Fabry disease.
Studies link chlamydia to a high risk of female infertility. How should primary care providers assess for inflammation and tubal patency in affected patients?
Hysterectomy modifies risk for cancer but not equally for Black and White women and for both conditions.
Author reviews risk factors, diagnostic criteria, and treatment for postpartum cardiomyopathy as well as implications for future pregnancies.
A decision on the OTC oral contraceptive pill is expected later this year.
Preeclampsia in pregnant women can lead to elevated blood pressure and require an early delivery, putting the mother and child at risk. Are there dietary factors that can help reduce preeclampsia risk, and are there factors that can increase it?
Women with higher-than-average breast cancer risk, especially Black and Ashkenazi Jewish women, should start screening at younger age.
As many as 1 in 4 patients receiving treatment for cancer and HIV may be at risk of experiencing drug-drug interactions, according to researchers.
CMS investigates 2 hospitals for EMTALA violations related to abortion care for a pregnancy-related emergency.
Patients with cervical insufficiency typically present with a history of 1 or more lost pregnancies characterized by early cervical dilation.
In an observational retrospective study, researchers evaluated annualized relapse rate 12 months pre-fertility treatment and 3 months post-fertility treatment and identified factors related with increased relapse risk.
A 34-year-old woman with a positive family history of breast cancer presents with a palpable breast mass and axillary lymphadenopathy.
Investigators designed this study to evaluate the feasibility and potential utility of a peer-led CBT-based workshop for PPD.
How accurate are apps that focus on menstrual health, and what have users said about their overall experience using these apps?
Researchers evaluated incidences of childbirth, pregnancy, spontaneous abortion, and induced abortion among women with HIV infection between 1995 and 2021.
Over time, women with PCOS may develop serious health conditions related to their disease including weight gain, difficulty losing weight, anxiety and depression related to weight, insulin resistance, sleep apnea, and cardiometabolic conditions.
The updates require facilities to notify patients regarding the density of their breasts, and strengthen the FDA’s oversight of facilities.
Women with RA/SLE more often required hospitalization postpartum; infants of women with RA/SLE had more frequent rehospitalizations in first year of life.
Program did not lead to differences in responsive parenting, parenting stress, or parenting competence.
Investigators from the University of Oslo and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health sourced data for this prospective cohort study from the population-based Mother, Father and Child Cohort Study which pooled data from linked Norwegian registries.