CDC Committed to Omit Medical Barriers to Contraception Use
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is committed to removing unnecessary medical barriers to contraception use by people with certain characteristics or medical...
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Oral Contraceptives Tied to Lower Risk for Certain Cancers
The drugs may increase the risk of breast cancer, but may lower the risk of ovarian and endometrial cancers.
13 days ago - NY Times
Are trackie dacks and home schooling the ultimate contraceptive?
Only the most committed fornicators would have gone about their business unhindered amid lockdowns and warnings to socially distance.
15 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Subdermal Contraceptive Implant Insertion Trends and Retention in Adolescents
There is growing advocacy for use of long-acting reversible contraception among sexually active adolescents. Our primary aims were to evaluate etonogestrel subdermal...
18 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Op-Ed: Reproductive Justice Is a Key to Quality Care
Access to the full range of reproductive health services, and especially to contraception, remains an issue for many Americans. For instance, in New Jersey, where I work, data...
22 days ago - MedPageToday
“It's Worked Well for Me”: Young Women's Reasons for Choosing Lower-Efficacy Contraceptive Methods
To understand the diverse reasons why some young women choose contraceptive methods that are less effective at preventing pregnancy, including condoms, withdrawal and emergency...
26 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Can Your IUD Make You Gain Weight?
Many women avoid birth control methods they think will cause weight gain. An IUD isn't likely to bring extra pounds. It's also one of the most effective and easy-to-use...
27 days ago - Web MD
Oral Contraceptives Offer Protection In Specific Cancers
Oral contraceptives may offer protection against ovarian and endometrial cancers for several decades after discontinuing the use.
30 days ago - Medindia Health
Oral contraceptive pills protect against ovarian and endometrial cancer
A comprehensive study involving more than 250,000 women, shows that oral contraceptive use protects against ovarian and endometrial cancer. The protective effect remains for...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Oral contraceptives offer a protective effect against common gynecological cancers
A comprehensive study from Uppsala University, involving more than 250,000 women, shows that oral contraceptive use protects against ovarian and endometrial cancer. The...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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Likelihood of severe and long Covid may be established soon after infection
Cambridge researchers studied 207 people who tested positive for Covid-19 over three months and found people with no symptoms or a mild case had a robust immune response.
FDA-approved anti-parasitic drug ivermectin can kill the coronavirus within...
An anti-parasitic medication approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can be used against the Wuhan coronavirus , reports a new study. Australian researchers...
Why You Should Avoid Alcohol During Vaccination?
Alcohol intake should be avoided after getting the first Covid-19 vaccine shot for at least some days because some neurological symptoms like dizziness have been reported after...
Simple Test can Help Identify Risky Patients for Colorectal Cancer
Faecal immunochemical test can help identify risky patients for colorectal cancer, aiding early diagnosis and potentially saving lives.
Federated Learning Improves Predictions of COVID-19 Outcomes
Machine learning technique-based new method helps to examine electronic health records to predict outcomes of treatment among COVID-19 patients.
New Tool Differentiates Between Cancer and Normal Cells
New computational tool named CopyKAT-based on from single-cell RNA-sequencing data, enables researchers to gain new insights when analyzing solid tumor samples.
Boosting your quercetin intake found to have heart-protective effects
Heart disease is a serious condition that can greatly reduce your quality of life. It can lead to cardiovascular events like stroke and heart attack that not only cause...
Health board details how many people in each category have had jab
Almost 25,000 people in the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board area have so far had the Covid-19 vaccination with fewer than 600 given to care home residents
California scientist calls for pause on using a batch of Moderna vaccines...
California's top epidemiologist Dr Erica S Pan issued a statement on Sunday urging no clinicians use Moderna jabs from the specific lot until an investigation is completed.
New coronavirus variants may make reinfection MORE common for COVID-19 survivors
New variants of the novel coronavirus from the UK, South Africa and Brazil ay be able to bypass the immune response that COVID-19 survivors have developed and allow for easier...