In case you missed it: Oct. 4 to Oct. 8

Here's what you missed this week.

This week's top articles included:

Alyssa Dweck, MD, on menopause products, her podcast, and more from NAMS 2021

Michael Krychman, MD, sat down with Alyssa Dweck, MD, gynecologist and Bonafide medical advisor to catch up at this year's North American Menopause Society (NAMS) Annual Meeting.

Are you seeing a rise in STI cases?

People are being diagnosed with chlamydia and gonorrhea at a higher rate than ever before, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Take the poll and let us know if you are seeing cases rise in your own practice.

Women with endometriosis have greater psychological and sexual distress, study finds

A study has found that women with a diagnosis of endometriosis have significantly greater depressive symptomatology, sexual distress, and catastrophizing than age-paired healthy women.

Brooke Faught, NP on sexual health, trauma-informed care, and the perks of meeting in-person

At the North American Menopause Society's (NAMS) 2021 Annual Meeting, sexual health specialist Michael Krychman, MD sat down with Brooke Faught, NP to learn more about the Women's Institute for Sexual Health, her role on the Planning Committee, and her tips for talking trauma with patients.

NFID 2020-2021 flu season survey results show pregnant women remain unprotected

According to new survey data from the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID), 44% of U.S. adults are unsure or do not plan to get the flu vaccine during the 2021-2022 flu season. The results also showed nearly 1 in 4 (23%) of people at high risk for flu-related complications, such as pregnant women, did not plan to get vaccinated.