Reassurance About Primary Ovarian Insufficiency after Well-Adolescent Vaccination

This article by Catherine M. Gordon, MD, MSc in the New England Journal of medicine – Journal Watch addresses an important issue. In contrast to case series, this population-based epidemiologic, cohort study found no significant elevated risk of POI after receipt of common vaccines.

You can access the article by clicking HERE.

Low Hanging Fruit: Cervical Cancer And How The US Is Falling Behind

Great article in Forbes discussing how important the HPV vaccine is for preventing cervical cancer.  Although we do pap smears to screen for cervical cancer, this is one way we can protect ourselves from the virus that causes cervical cancer.

If you have any further questions, please schedule an appointment to discuss the HPV vaccine in our office.

Women tend to stick with IUDs over long term

Interesting article with great results, showing women using long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) were more likely to continue birth control then women using less effective methods. If you are interested in long-acting reversible contraceptives or any birth control method, please contact our office and schedule an appointment today.