This week on Contemporary OB/GYN®: August 2 to August 6

What to look for this week on Contemporary OB/GYN®

You can expect a variety of topics to be covered this week on Contemporary OB/GYN®, including:

Updated CDC guidelines on treating sexually transmitted infections

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its guidelines for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), notably for Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia trachomatis, Trichomonas vaginalis and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID).

Breast cancer and cervical cancer screenings on the decline

According to data from the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, the total number of cancer screening tests declined 87% for breast cancer and 84% for cervical cancer during April 2020.

Alcohol and breastfeeding: Is it safe?

Check back soon for additional updates.