What a Stillbirth Might Mean for Future Pregnancies

Stillbirth rates are down in many developed countries, and that’s encouraging good news, but unfortunately, a new study shows suffering through the birth of a stillborn child, may increase your chances of another later on. I’m Rachelle Grossman with your latest health news. Researchers collected data on more than 3 million women. They found that […]

Abortion Is Less Risky For Women Than Childbirth, But Is Anyone Surprised?

Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly commentary on a breaking medical study. I’m Dr. F. Perry Wilson. This week, we are not going to put to rest the abortion debate in the US. But we will put to rest one thread of argument that has never been well-supported by data. The argument is that abortion […]

How The Past Broke The Present A Childbirth Revival

Hello. I feel like I sit in pondering mode right now. I’m doing a lot of research because our Charitable Trust in New Zealand is going to put together a 2-year trial with working midwives. I’ve been involved in the Childbirth Conversation since the early 1970s. Even back then, I knew the conversation was broken […]

How different are men and women? — with Christina Hoff Sommers (1995) | THINK TANK

Ben Wattenberg: Hello, I’m Ben Wattenberg. As you may have noticed, men look different from women. But do men and women think differently? If so, could these differences be hardwired in our genes and in our brains? What would that mean for women? What would that mean for men? Joining us to sort through the […]

BRCA1 Or BRCA2 Positive Women- Dr. David Margileth

>>>DR. DAVID A. MARGILETH: In patients that are BRCA-1 or BRCA-2 positive, a decision is often made to do bilateral mastectomy since their risk of future breast cancer is so high, and more importantly, after childbearing has been completed, those patients should have their ovaries removed because ovarian cancer is a much more serious cancer […]

Badass Women Calendar (2019)

Hi I’m Joey I’m an artist and a badass woman last year I made this awesome badass women calendar featuring 12 incredible women including Sister Rosetta Tharpe Dolores Huerta Rachel Carson Michelle Maxine Waters Laverne Cox Eartha Kitt this project is so fun for me because I get to do a lot of research about […]

Urinary Tract Infections, Animation.

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, is an infection in any part of the urinary system — the kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. An infection of the urethra, or urethritis, may cause burning sensation when urinating and cloudy discharge. A bladder infection, or cystitis, may result in pelvic pain, frequent, painful urination, and blood in […]

In the News: diVa Laser Vaginal Therapy Treats Some Symptoms of Menopause

– [Female Announcer] Well, chemotherapy can take an incredible toll on the body, but some of the side effects for women are very difficult to discuss. – [Male Announcer] Just ahead, we’re looking at a new therapy that’s helping women restore some normalcy to their lives. – … Breast Cancer Awareness Month right now, and […]

Flu vaccination and pregnancy – Free flu shots for pregnant women. Booster two

(slow music) – Only around a third of pregnant women receive influenza immunisation. That means two-thirds are extremely vulnerable to serious illness themselves, not be mention their babies. The World Health Organisation and an Australian expert group recommend that pregnant women are a high priority for influenza immunisation. – Pregnant women who have influenza are […]