A new analysis of data from the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) suggests that older women who do regular physical activity—even just walking—may have a lower risk of fracture than their peers who are sedentary.
Judith M. Orvos, ELS
These are Contemporary OB/GYN's selections for five of the most noteworthy obstetric-focused studies that were published in October 2019.
A new analysis of electronic health record (HER) data suggests that identifying and treating anemia in women who present for vaginal delivery may help lower risk of postpartum anemia.
The agency issued the guidance in response to concerns that some women are not receiving and/or understanding information about the risks and benefits of the devices.
Results of a new study suggest that the condition also may be associated with a long-term risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and death.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows an alarming rise in incidence of sexual transmitted diseases in the United States.
A new qualitative review from the Cochrane Collaborative provides insights on what the end users like and don’t like about this form of communication.
Risk of stillbirth is known to be elevated in women who go to sleep supine late in pregnancy, but a new study suggests that may not be the only associated risk.
A new Swedish study indicates that the condition may be associated with higher risk of teenage birth, which could have negative health consequences for both the mothers and their babies.
These are Contemporary OB/GYN's selections for five of the most noteworthy gynecologic-focused studies that were published in September 2019.