Tag Archives: women

Over half of women didn’t realise they were going through menopause – until months later

More than half of women didn’t realise they were going through the menopause until seven months after they first experienced signs, a study has found. A poll of 1,000 women, who are going or have gone through the menopause, found 52 percent took considerable time to realise what was causing the aching joints, fatigue, and… Read More »

Sexual violence against women and girls in Uganda increased during the COVID-19 pandemic

Reports of rape and sexual violence increased among women and girls in Uganda during the COVID-19 pandemic, while uptake of post-exposure prophylaxis decreased. These outcomes suggest that Ugandan women and girls may have had increased HIV exposure during the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic is associated with increased gender-based violence perpetration. In Uganda, COVID-19 restrictions… Read More »

PrEP for women in Europe webinar

On Tuesday 22 June at 2pm (UK time), PrEP in Europe is holding the first part of its webinar on PrEP for women in Europe. The second part will be on Tuesday 13 July. The webinar will include presentations by: Dr Sylvain Chawki, infectious disease physician and researcher in Paris. Sylvain will centre his talk… Read More »

In Women with Opioid Use Disorder, Treatment Initiated During Pregnancy May Improve Postpartum Outcomes

According to a recent analysis of national data by the Centers for Disease Control, the number of pregnant women with opioid use disorder (as documented at the time of delivery) more than quadrupled from 1999 through 2014. While many women are able to decrease or abstain from opioid use during pregnancy, the first year postpartum… Read More »

High protein diet cuttng women

They also contain a healthy amount of protein and carbs and are a good source of fiber. She has been writing for The Great Courses since I might also suggest a fiber supplement for people on a carb-cycling program. Depending on your current starting point and where you want to go you might not get… Read More »