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Sayana Press to be offered commercially on the African continent to help women access effective, safe, affordable and quality contraceptive products to assist with their reproductive health and
Nearly half of all unintended pregnancies in the United States are due to contraceptive failure, and it’s largely because of inconsistent or incorrect use.
An HIV prevention trial that pre-dates the shift to antiretroviral (ARV)-based approaches is nonetheless helping to answer some of the most relevant and topical questions the field is facing today.
The first large-scale U.S.-based study to evaluate the link between an injectable form of progestin-only birth control and breast cancer risk in young women has found that recent use of a year or more doubles the risk.
Injectable progesterone contraceptives may be associated with poor periodontal health, according to research in the Journal of Periodontology.
Despite popular belief about women's weight concerns, young women commonly fail to recognize recent gain of as many as 11 pounds – putting them at risk for cardiovascular disease and other obesity-related conditions.
UC historian Wendy Kline will present her case study research on coercive birth control used as a form of eugenics.