COVID-19 vaccination safe for pregnant women with autoimmune disordersJune 1st 2023
Adverse events were significantly more frequently reported by pregnant patients when compared with non-pregnant patients. However, no differences were observed when comparing pregnant patients with autoimmune disease and healthy controls.
The value of HPV self-sampling kitsMay 31st 2023
Jeff Andrews, MD, FRCSC, Vice President of Medical Affairs for Integrated Diagnostic Solutions at BD, discusses the link between human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer, and how HPV self-sampling kits may increase rates of cervical cancer screening.
How greenery and physical activity impact post partum depressionMay 26th 2023
In a recent study, increased street view-based green space, especially tree coverage, led to decreased risks of depression in post partum women, with mediation effects observed for physical activity.
Higher risk of autoimmune, other disorders associated with children of mothers with alopecia areataMay 25th 2023
New data indicates that increased risk for offspring in developing different disorders is associated with maternal alopecia areata exposure, expanding the available information on alopecia and maternal autoimmunity.
Spironolactone found to be effective alternative to oral antibiotics for women with acneMay 24th 2023
New data indicates the usefulness of spironolactone as an alternative to oral antibiotics for women in the UK with acne vulgaris, given increasing resistance to antibiotics due to widespread use.