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In pregnant women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Metformin May Cut Risk for Prematurity, Miscarriage in PCOS

But no significant differences seen in gestational DM risk between metformin users, nonusers
Adolescent and adult women

Draft Recommendation Promotes Screening Women for Anxiety

Teen, adult women, including pregnant women, should be assessed for anxiety as part of routine care
Compared with white women

Racial Disparities Persist in Revascularization for CHD

Rates of revascularization lower for black women with acute coronary syndrome, coronary heart disease

March 2019 Briefing – OBGYN & Women’s Health

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in OBGYN & Women's Health for March 2019. This roundup...
Infertility seems to be associated with an increased risk for cancer in women

Infertility in Women Linked to Modestly Elevated Cancer Risk

Overall risk higher for developing cancer; increased risks seen for uterine, ovarian, lung, thyroid cancers
A history of weight cycling

History of Cycling Weight May Up Risk for Heart Disease in Women

Yo-yo dieting associations with cardiovascular disease stronger in women with no pregnancy history
Female representation in plastic surgery increased from 2010 to 2016

Female Representation Has Increased in Plastic Surgery

Proportion of black applicants significantly higher than resident representation of same year

February 2019 Briefing – OBGYN & Women’s Health

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in OBGYN & Women's Health for February 2019. This roundup...
The incidence of acute myocardial infarctions has increased among younger women

Incidence of Acute Myocardial Infarctions Up Among Young Women

Second study shows sedentary time linked to increased risk for cardiovascular disease for women
Although more women have hip fracture surgery

Women Less Likely to Get Periop Care Before Hip Fracture Surgery

Women also less likely to receive anesthesia consultation, more likely to have timely surgery