Obstetrics-Gynecology & Women's Health

The latest in contraceptives for 2022

May 09, 2022

A presentation at the 2022 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ Annual Clinical & Scientific Meeting discussed the recent updates in contraceptives including new nonhormonal intrauterine devices.

How prevalent is PCOS in teen girls with type 2 diabetes?

February 25, 2022

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and type 2 diabetes have some markers that suggest a connection, with PCOS patients exhibiting certain symptoms at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes later. A systematic review examines the prevalence of the 2 conditions occurring in adolescent girls.

COVID-19 vaccine exposure in utero not linked to adverse neonatal outcomes

February 11, 2022

The safety of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in pregnant women, for both mother and baby, has been dependent on observation during the rollout. A large population trial provides further support for the vaccine’s safety.