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Factors Identified to Help Predict Age at Menopause

Some life habits and socioeconomic factors such as alcohol consumption, smoking, relationship status, physical activity may also contribute

One-Fourth of HIV Patients Report Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence

Authors say screening and linkage to supportive services needed for HIV patients

Senators Urge Biden to Waive Rules That Restrict COVID-19 Vaccine Production

Waiver could open the door for generic or other manufacturers to make more vaccines

Europe Surpasses 1 Million COVID-19 Deaths

WHO wants to emphasize the need for Europe to maintain social distancing and speed up vaccinations

Response to One COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Strong in Previously Infected

Neutralizing antibody titer is higher after one dose of mRNA vaccine than after two vaccine doses in previously uninfected persons

Booster Shots a Likely Reality for COVID-19-Vaccinated Americans

And, CDC has scheduled a new emergency hearing on the safety of J&J vaccine for April 23

Grandmaternal DDT Exposure Tied to Granddaughter Early Menarche, Obesity

o,p'-DDT exposure in normal-weight, but not overweight or obese, grandmothers linked to obesity in granddaughters

Risk-Based Approach Developed to Triage Mammography Use

Clinical indication and individual risk factors linked to breast cancer detection and could help triage mammography use

Gens X and Y Show Worrisome Trend of Declining Health

Future increase in morbidity and mortality rates likely as younger generations age

Physician’s Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup

Here is what the editors at Physician's Briefing chose as the most important COVID-19 developments for you and your practice for the week of...