Reproductive Health News
How to deal with mom-shaming Jul 12, 2018 Sometimes, moms posting on social media about fun family outings and their children’s special moments can catch the unwanted attention of mom-shamers. Dr. Melissa Wilkes Requenez explains how to deal with it.
Follistatin is a key player in embryo implantation Jun 2, 2017 Looking to improve the success rate of assisted reproductive technologies, researchers investigated the mechanism involved in successful embryo implantation.
Facing the hard realities of infertility Apr 24, 2017 Dr. Terri Woodard wants couples to know about the realities of infertility and treatment options to improve their chances of becoming a parent.
Older adults advised to make smart sexual health choices Feb 9, 2017 STDs can have a significant impact on the health of elders because they are often diagnosed late due to lack of frequent screening.
Mouse Gata2 gene can affect female fertility and uterine susceptibility to cancer Oct 25, 2016 Understanding what affects the uterus’ ability to prepare for pregnancy might someday help prevent or treat female infertility and cancer.
Missed menstrual periods could indicate polycystic ovarian syndrome Oct 12, 2016 Dr. Amy Schutt discusses polycystic ovarian syndrome, a common reason for missed or irregular periods.
Men who improve sleep quality may decrease their chances of developing urinary tract issues Oct 4, 2016 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have determined a link between sleep quality and lower urinary tract symptoms in men.
Reproductive Health Research Day will include information on impact of neglected diseases on women Sep 21, 2016 Neglected diseases and their impact on women is a featured topic at the upcoming Reproductive Health Research Day on Oct. 5.
International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day aims to help ensure healthy pregnancies Sep 7, 2016 The CDC awarded Baylor College of Medicine a grant to train primary care providers and social workers how to ensure women have healthy pregnancies and prevent Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
Parents: Focus on protective factors to delay teen sexual activity Aug 18, 2016 Baylor Teen Health Clinics director Peggy Smith offers tips to parents worried about teens becoming sexually active.