Study: Many women do not follow guidelines to prevent pregnancy after bariatric surgery
Many women do not follow the guidelines to prevent pregnancy for an 18-month period following bariatric surgery, University of Pittsburgh researchers examining post-surgery...
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Trump's Moral Exemption on Birth Control May Be Geared to Just 2 Groups
Trump administration's rule unveiled last week to allow some employers with “sincerely held moral convictions” to bypass a health law requirement to provide no-cost...
1 day ago - Medscape
Derms: Oral Contraceptives as Acne Tx Warrant Caution
Consent laws not clear with respect to minors and oral contraceptive pills
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No, Birth Control Doesn't Make You Have Riskier Sex, Researchers Say
When President Donald Trump's administration recently issued new rules immediately rolling back the federal requirement that employers cover birth control in their health...
5 days ago - Time - 2 articles
Birth control method for men by gene editing
Researchers at the Michigan State University have come closer to finding an effective method of male contraception. Men have been notorious in not choosing to be responsible of...
5 days ago - News Medical
Genetic discovery provides strong lead for future research on male contraception
When it comes to birth control, many males turn to two options: condoms or vasectomies. While the two choices are effective, both methods merely focus on blocking the...
7 days ago - News Medical
Surprising Things That Might Make Birth Control Pills Less Effective
When it comes to avoiding an unwanted pregnancy, you need to use protection - because the "pulling out" method is a no-go. Not only does it expose you to potential diseases and...
7 days ago - PopSugar
Hey Guys, Birth Control Isn't Only Used To Prevent Pregnancies
In case you've been deliberately avoiding the news in an effort to save what's left of your sanity, you should know that the Trump administration just moved to make it easier...
7 days ago - Scary Mommy
The New Health Care: Doubtful Science Behind Arguments to Restrict Birth Control Access
A Trump administration effort to weaken rules on health care coverage of contraception has raised legal questions. It should also raise medical ones.
7 days ago - NY Times
Contraceptive implant nearly cost Walsall woman her life
Tasha Hughes, now 20, from Walsall, suffered a massive build-up of fluid on her brain, called intracranial hypertension, a year after having an implant fitted in her arm when...
7 days ago - Daily Mail
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Lack of sleep nearly triples risk of gestational diabetes
Pregnant women who get less than 6.25 hours of sleep are significantly more likely to develop a form of pregnancy-related diabetes, a new study from the University of Illinois...
BOMBSHELL: Flu shots scientifically proven to weaken immune response in...
A medical study conducted at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that women who received flu vaccines had a weakened immune system response in subsequent...
With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters
Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Health Insurance , Melanoma
Google Maps Just Food-Shamed Its Users With A Calorie Counter
“For those that suffer from an eating disorder, it can contribute to the obsession associated with counting calories consumed and burned."
Could this explain why boys more likely to have autism?
Figures suggest four boys are diagnosed with autism to every one girl. Experts at the University of Iowa found male mice with a genetic cause show signs of being on the...
Type 2 diabetes breakthrough
Leicester Diabetes Centre experts found semaglutide helped 71 per cent of patients shed pounds - it is believed this is the first type 2 diabetes pill to instigate weight loss...
One in nine American men has oral HPV, new figures reveal
Researchers from the University of Florida found men were more likely to get oral HPV than women. Actor Michael Douglas said in 2013 that he got throat cancer from performing...
Why Autism is More Common in Boys Compared to Girls?
Autism predominantly affects males; four boys are affected for every one girl. What it is about this disorder that predisposes boys as compared to girls?
Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites
Higher death rate is largely due to insurance issues, but tumor types sometimes play a role, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health , Breast Cancer...
Study Looks At Health of Hispanic-American Families
Discord more likely in second-generation families than recent immigrants, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health , Health Disparities , Hispanic American Health