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FDA Approves ANNOVERA: The First Birth Control Approved As A Vaginal System

TherapeuticsMD announces FDA approval of ANNOVERA™ (segesterone acetate/ethinyl estradiol vaginal system) for birth control. ANNOVERA is the first long-acting prescription birth control that is…

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Association of Spontaneous Preterm Delivery and Future Maternal Cardiovascular Disease

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors are well established. However, little is known about a woman’s cardiovascular response to pregnancy, which appears to be an early marker of future maternal…

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Vaccinating pregnant moms protects newborns from whooping cough

April 2017 - Infants born to mothers who are vaccinated against the highly contagious and potentially fatal whooping cough are much less likely to get it than others, researchers said, in a large…

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