Antibiotics and Oral Contraceptives: Should We Worry?
A new evidence review suggests that antibiotics reduce the effectiveness of birth control pills, resulting in unwanted pregnancy. Medscape Ob/Gyn
7 days ago - Medscape
Incentive scheme for GPs provides information about long-acting reversible contraceptives
This is the finding of researchers from Imperial College London, who conducted the first large-scale analysis of an incentive scheme for GPs to provide women with information...
11 days ago - News Medical
Contraceptive services 'even worse' after coronavirus
The coronavirus has made a "difficult situation even worse" for women, says a group of MPs.
15 days ago - BBC
12-month Continuation of the Etonogestrel Implant in Adolescents with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Describe why adolescents with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome chose the etonogestrel contraceptive implant, determine the 12-month continuation rate and characterize factors related...
17 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Education, Contraceptive can Curb Population Explosion in High-Fertility Countries
Women's education and contraceptive prevalence have significant effects in reducing fertility rates, with contraceptive prevalence having a substantially larger effect.
17 days ago - Medindia Health
Emergency Contraception: Fresh Insights
Ensuring women have a rights-based access to emergency contraceptives is vital, revealed study.
17 days ago - Medindia Health
Study analyzes how birth control, girls' education can accelerate fertility decline
Widespread use of contraceptives and, to a lesser extent, girls' education through at least age 14 have the greatest impact in bringing down a country's fertility rate.
17 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Op-Ed: Birth Control Is Healthcare
Birth control has been long applauded as one of the biggest public health advancements of our time. According to the Guttmacher Institute, over 99% of sexually active women...
25 days ago - MedPageToday
Age-appropriate contraception counseling can help prevent unplanned pregnancies in adolescents
Preventing unplanned pregnancies in adolescents with effective and easy-to-use contraception is key to ensuring that adolescents do not become parents before they are ready...
29 days ago - News Medical
Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive Attitudes and Acceptability in Adolescents and Young Adults : A Key to Patient-Centered Contraceptive Counseling
To examine adolescent and young adults' LARC attitudes and assess how attitudes are associated with acceptability.
30 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
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With 85,362 New Cases, India's COVID-19 Count Reaches 5.9 Million
With a rise of 85,362 coronavirus cases and 1,089 deaths in last 24 hours, India's tally on 26th of september reached 59,03,932 cases, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare...
COVID-19 Causes Anxious and Upsetting Dreams
There is an increase in anxious and upsetting dreams due to the impact of COVID-19. The study suggests that women's dreams are more strongly affected by pandemic than men's dreams.
Pets can Boost Your Mental Health During Lockdown
Having a pet is linked to maintaining better mental health and reducing loneliness during COVID-19 lockdown, reports a new study.
New, Cheap COVID-19 Test Developed
Researchers have discovered a fast, cheap, and accurate COVID-19 testing method. The new method simplifies testing from expensive reaction steps.
Essential oils for the treatment of fungal diseases
Essential oils are known for their use in aromatherapy and massage therapy. When inhaled or applied topically, these natural products exert beneficial effects on mental health...
Adequate Vitamin D Levels Could Reduce the Risk of Severe Coronavirus Infections
Having adequate vitamin D levels is linked to a lower risk of dangerous complications of COVID-19, including low oxygen levels, unconsciousness, and death, reports a new study.
Cycling Benefits Diabetes Patients
Cycling is linked to a reduced risk of both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among people with diabetes, stated a new study.
Study: Less Than 10% of U.S. Population Had COVID-19 Antibodies
Just 9.3% of U.S. adults were seropositive for COVID-19 as of July , based on a nationwide sample of dialysis patients extrapolated to the U.S. population, researchers...
Report: Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court
Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according...
FDA Warns of Danger From 'Benadryl Challenge'
The new internet dare, broadcast widely on teen-friendly TikTok, urges kids to overdose on the over-the-counter antihistamine Benadryl to achieve a hallucinatory state.