Making strides in women’s health

This #CTD2019, there is much to celebrate. May 20, 2019 A guest blog by Dr. Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, IF Chief, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of OB/GYN, MacDonald Women’s Hospital Professor, Departments of Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Clinical Trials Day, on May 20, is an opportunity for [...]

Making strides in women’s health 2019-05-16T21:01:59+00:00

Clinical Trials Day

Celebrating the faces behind our women’s health research May 20, 2019 When Jacqueline Benton graduated from North Carolina’s Meredith College in 2018 she knew she wanted to work in the medical field and she knew that she wanted to help women. But the details were still a little fuzzy. Then she saw a job posting at [...]

Clinical Trials Day 2019-05-16T21:17:27+00:00

Celebrating National Women’s Health Week at #ACOG19

ACOG attendees show their support for women’s health in Music City May 15, 2019 This year’s theme at the Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting with the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) focused on accessing the spectrum of quality health care. This included technological advances in surgery, the latest in mental health and pain [...]

Celebrating National Women’s Health Week at #ACOG19 2019-05-13T15:50:45+00:00

Dating apps and clinical research

How social media and big data are changing the way we recruit.  May 14, 2019 By Amber Blackmon, Senior Clinical Trial Lead, Health Decisions If you want to attract young, sexually-active men and women to a clinical trial, try Tinder. It may sound like a glib suggestion, but social media advertising – and ads on Tinder in particular [...]

Dating apps and clinical research 2019-05-13T12:11:01+00:00

Let’s talk about sex

Why sexual health must be part of the conversation during Women’s Health Week and every week! May 13, 2019 A guest blog by Dr. Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, IF Chief, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of OB/GYN, MacDonald Women’s Hospital Professor, Departments of Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Today [...]

Let’s talk about sex 2019-05-13T13:05:29+00:00

International HPV Awareness Day: Driving Progress to Improve Patient Care

Increased understanding of the human papillomavirus can lead to better health outcomes and medical advancement March 4, 2019 By Andrea S. Lukes, MD, MHSc, FACOG, Chief Medical Officer, Health Decisions and Elizabeth Messersmith, PhD, Chief Development Officer, Novan March 4, 2019 is the second annual International HPV Awareness Day. This event, initiated by the International [...]

International HPV Awareness Day: Driving Progress to Improve Patient Care 2019-03-05T23:47:15+00:00

NAMS 2018: We Can’t Ignore Health Conditions Affecting Half the World’s Population for Half of Their Adult Lives

The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) will hold its 2018 Annual Meeting October 3-6 in San Diego, California. The medical community recognizes the NAMS Annual Meeting as a significant event, and yet it is easy to underestimate the meeting’s full importance. Think about it. Menopause profoundly affects the health and quality of life of about [...]

NAMS 2018: We Can’t Ignore Health Conditions Affecting Half the World’s Population for Half of Their Adult Lives 2018-10-02T17:47:50+00:00

Celebrating World Contraception Day 2018: Continuing the Quest for the Perfect Contraceptive

World Contraception Day is an annual campaign on September 26, supported by 17 nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), “around a vision where every pregnancy is wanted.” In the words of the World Health Organization, World Contraception Day’s mission is “to improve awareness of all contraceptive methods available and enable young people to make informed choices on their [...]

Celebrating World Contraception Day 2018: Continuing the Quest for the Perfect Contraceptive 2018-09-25T14:55:43+00:00

Sexual Health Month: Highlighting Unmet Medical Needs

The American Sexual Health Association is observing September as Sexual Health Month, in keeping with the World Association for Sexual Health designation of World Sexual Health Day. Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are by far the most widespread sexual health conditions affecting both women and men. The Centers for Disease Control estimates that there are approximately [...]

Sexual Health Month: Highlighting Unmet Medical Needs 2018-09-25T13:56:37+00:00

A New Oral Option for Management of Endometriosis-Associated Pain

FDA approval of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist elagolix as an oral agent for management of moderate-to-severe pain associated with endometriosis provides an important treatment option for a condition that compromises quality of life for approximately 10% of women of reproductive age. Types of pain associated with endometriosis include painful periods, painful ovulation, pain during or [...]

A New Oral Option for Management of Endometriosis-Associated Pain 2018-08-22T13:27:11+00:00
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