Author | Judith M. Orvos, ELS

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SARS-CoV-2 detected in placenta and membrane samples

August 05, 2020

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In a first-of-its-kind report, investigators from New York City have described identification of SARS-CoV-2 RNS in placenta and membrane samples at time of delivery.

Parental use and adolescent misuse of marijuana

July 13, 2020

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In the United States, marijuana use by adults has increased in recent years.

Too many teen pelvic exams and Pap tests?

July 10, 2020

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Results of a nationally representative study indicate that many young women receive bimanual pelvic exams (BPEs) and Pap tests that may be unnecessary, and not in compliance with the latest guidance from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).

Domestic violence reports increase in two major cities during COVID-19

July 10, 2020

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A new analysis by researchers who analyze crime statistics shows that in two major metropolitan areas, domestic violence reports increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.