In case you missed it: March 14 to March 18

It's been a busy week for the Contemporary OB/GYN team.

Trending on TikTok: IUD insertion: Does it hurt?

TikTok user @midwifemama sparked a conversation about IUD insertion.

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What TikTok could mean for adolescent mental health

TikTok has over 1 billion users and dominates youth culture. Is it damaging their mental health?

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Appraisal of current uterine fibroid management guidelines

A study published in the BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology reports a need for high-quality fibroid management and treatment guidelines.

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Ultrasound for uterine fibroids

“Although traditional surgical treatments can resolve the clinical symptoms, they have many disadvantages, such as relatively large trauma, high chances of postoperative complications and long operation time,” wrote the authors of the review in the International Journal of Hyperthermia.

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Endometriosis and preterm delivery: Should there be a warning?

There are a lot of things women can worry about during pregnancy, but a new study suggests that some mothers need even more warnings than others.

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