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Alanis Morissette is pregnant w/her third child & talking about her experience w/postpartum depression & why she wants to reduce the stigma. @DrJAshton provides advice for new moms dealing w/PPD & stresses ACOG's commitment to initiating treatment. @GMA 1/
acogs committee opinion 782 on offers new recommendations on universal screening expanded recs regarding manag
ACOG’s Committee Opinion 782 on #groupBstrep#GBS offers new recommendations on universal screening, expanded recs. regarding management & treatment of women w/a penicillin allergy, use of appropriate antibiotics & more. The CO replaces 2010 @CDCgov recs.
colloquia from your couch you can still reap the educational benefits ofacog19 with this bundle of 100 annual
Colloquia from your couch. You can still reap the educational benefits of#ACOG19 with this bundle of 100+ Annual Meeting sessions. Purchase 119 sessions of the 2019 Annual Meeting on video, $499 for members:
there are real gaps between who our residents are and the communities they serve american medical schools are
"There are real gaps between who our residents are and the communities they serve.” American medical schools are diversifying, w/a steady increase in students from underrepresented populations, but there are still areas of improvement to support diversity.
covers stats that reveal why vaccines are safe americans have received billions of doses of vaccines for ever
.@nytimes covers stats that reveal why vaccines are safe. Americans have received billions of doses of vaccines for everything from the measles to the flu, and in over 30 years, very few vaccine injury claims have been filed with the federal government. 1/
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Help needed! On 6/25 @AmerAcadPeds ACOG are conducting focus group & interviews w/pediatric #PCPs for insights on challenges & opportunities related to screening, care, treatment for children prenatally exposed to opioids & moms. Participate & receive $25:
medical decisions should be made by patients and their healthcare providers we stand firmly against political
Medical decisions should be made by patients and their healthcare providers. We stand firmly against political interference in the exam room. @aafp @ACPinternists @APAPsychiatric @AmerAcadPeds @AOAforDOs #stopthebans
it s vasectomy season in the us but studies show women get sterilized at higher rates than men even though vas
It's vasectomy season in the U.S. but studies show women get sterilized at higher rates than men, even though vasectomies are equally as effective, less invasive, and carry lower risk of complications.
acog supports efforts to educate patients on the benefits and mechanics of and encourages health care provider
ACOG supports efforts to educate patients on the benefits and mechanics of #breastfeeding, and encourages health care providers, nursing staff, and government assistance agencies to remain strong advocates for breastfeeding.
many pregnant women are instructed to go on bed rest by their physicians nurses or midwives to prevent prematu
Many pregnant women are instructed to go on bed rest by their physicians, nurses, or midwives to prevent premature birth or miscarriage. ACOG’s position is “bed rest is not effective for the prevention of preterm birth & shouldn't be routinely recommended”
women who are or will be pregnant during flu season should get the flu vaccine all pregnant women should recei
Women who are or will be pregnant during flu season should get the flu vaccine. All pregnant women should receive a Tetanus, Diphtheria, & Pertussis vaccination during each pregnancy, as early in the 27–36-weeks-of-gestation window as possible.
for each woman who dies as the direct or indirect result of pregnancy many more women experience life threaten
For each woman who dies as the direct or indirect result of pregnancy, many more women experience life-threatening complications. The global burden of severe maternal morbidity (SMM) is not known, but estimates that it is increasing over time.