Women’s Health

Women’s Health


Feature/Patient Information

Sleep Disturbances During the Menopausal Transition

A comprehensive diagnostic assessment and a tailored treatment plan can help improve sleep quality.

Patient Information Sheet: Is Menopause Keeping You Awake?

Many factors can cause sleep disturbances during the menopausal transition; many treatments are available.

Guideline Watch

New Recommendations for Lab-Based Sexually Transmitted Disease Diagnosis

Nucleic acid amplification tests are preferred for diagnosing gonorrhea and chlamydia in both genital and extragenital infections.

Starting at the Very Beginning: Preventing the First Cesarean Delivery

Two obstetric professional societies collaborate in recommendations aimed at lowering primary cesarean delivery rates.

News In Context

Uterine Morcellation Questioned

Use of this method for fibroid removal could disperse undetected uterine cancer..

Practice Watch

When Freezing Eggs Represents a Reasonable Fertility Alternative

ACOG currently recommends that oocyte cryopreservation be offered to women at risk for early ovarian failure; evidence does not yet support its use simply to defer childbearing.