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Women's Health Conferences &
Educational Opportunities



June 1 - 02

The Excellence Conference 2019 Austin

Excellence in Advanced Practice

June 11 - 14

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Destin CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

June 18 - 23

2019 AANP National Conference

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

July 22 - 25

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Myrtle Beach CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

Aug. 13 - 16

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Virginia Beach CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

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Latest Women's Health News


New Nurses Work Overtime, Long Shifts, And Sometimes A Second Job

New nurses are predominantly working 12-hour shifts and nearly half work overtime, trends that have remained relatively stable over the past decade, finds a new study by resea...
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Engineers Develop Placenta-On-A-Chip To Study Caffeine Transport From Mother To Fetus

Engineers have used microfluidic technology to create a “placenta-on-a-chip” that models how compounds can be passed from a mother to a fetus. “I am interested in microfluidi...
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Novel App Uses AI To Guide, Support Cancer Patients

Artificial Intelligence is helping to guide and support some 50 breast cancer patients in rural Georgia through a novel mobile application that gives them personalized recomme...
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URI Nursing Study Shows Benefits Of Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping On Brain Development In Healthy Babies

A five-minute delay in the clamping of healthy infants’ umbilical cords results in increased iron stores and brain myelin in areas important for early-life functional developm...
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Sensitive Sensor Detects Down Syndrome DNA

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Down syndrome is the most common birth defect, occurring once in every 700 births. However, traditional non-invasi...
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PET Imaging Agent May Allow Early Measurement Of Efficacy Of Breast Cancer Therapy

Physicians may soon have a new way to measure the efficacy or failure of hormone therapy for breast cancer patients, according to new research published in the February issue ...
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Gallbladder Removal Operation During Pregnancy Associated With Adverse Maternal Outcomes

Pregnant women produce extra progesterone, which puts them at greater risk for gallstones. When the stones become problematic, causing painful attacks, a surgeon may recommend...
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Some Primary Care Doctors Not Prepared To Help With Cancer Treatment Decisions

The idea of team-based cancer care most often focuses on involving primary care physicians in the care of cancer survivors. But research has shown patients are discussing init...
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Neurologists Speak Out About Gender Disparity At Global Stroke Gathering

The International Stroke Conference (ISC) attracts thousands of neurologists each year to network with fellow experts and watch compelling presentations on the very latest adv...
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Two Studies Reveal Pregnant Women Bear Greater Risk Of Hemorrhagic Stroke

Pregnant women face a much greater risk of having a fatal, but less common, type of stroke caused by bleeding into the brain, according to results of two studies presented by ...
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Workplace Sexism's Effects On Women's Mental Health And Job Satisfaction

A new Journal of Applied Social Psychology study investigates the associations between workplace sexism, sense of belonging at work, mental health, and job satisfaction for wo...
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American Red Cross Launches Resuscitation Education Suite For Healthcare, EMS And Public Safety Professionals

The American Red Cross, the premiere provider of resuscitation and first aid training, today announced its new resuscitation education program that meets certification and lic...
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Measuring Patient Steps Post Surgery Can Predict Hospital Stays

A new Cedars-Sinai study shows that using Fitbit activity monitors to measure steps taken in the days after surgery can predict which patients leave the hospital sooner. The ...
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Training The Prescriber: An Institutional Effort To Reduce The Amount Of Opioids Prescribed Following Lumbar Surgery

As we all know, opioid addiction in the US has reached epidemic proportions. In 2017 alone, opioids were involved in the overdose deaths of 47,600 people. Many victims of opio...
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Danbury Hospital: Minimally Invasive Procedure Heals Woman’s Heart

Joan Lipman, an 86-year old retired nurse, has dedicated her life to caring for others. So, it was unusual for Joan, who is by nature active and optimistic, to find that she w...
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New Program Launched To Improve Musculoskeletal Injury Rehab, Care For Service Members

A new, four-year program has been established to improve rehabilitative care for service members with musculoskeletal injury, ultimately enhancing overall military readiness, ...
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To Sleep, Perchance To Heal: A Newly Discovered Gene Governs The Need For Slumber When Sick

Humans spend nearly one-third of their lives in slumber, yet sleep is still one of biology’s most enduring mysteries. Little is known about what genetic or molecular forces dr...
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Many Women Get Unnecessary Mammograms Before Breast Reduction Surgery

Each year, thousands of younger women with no known risk of breast cancer get mammograms before having breast reduction surgery. Patients receive the exam, often at the sugge...
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AGA Releases Guide To Care For Women With IBD Throughout Family Planning

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) announced "Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Pregnancy Clinical Care Pathway - A Report from the American Gastroenterologi...
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Eleven Health Screening Tests Every Woman Should Have

You’re exercising on a regular basis, trying to eat right and even reserving some me-time to relax and recharge during your busy day. That’s great. But are you also getting th...
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Zika Vaccines Should Induce Responses By CD4+ T Cells

Immune cells called CD4+ T cells could be important mediators of protection against the Zika virus, according to a study published January 24 in the open-access journal PLOS P...
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International Safety Center Reveals That 32% Of Physicians And Nurses Sustain Exposures To Infectious Disease Due To Unsafe Practices

The International Safety Center, a woman-led global organization committed to improving the safety and health of those working in healthcare, this month released its 2017 Expo...
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Heart Disease Risk Begins In The Womb

Heart disease is the greatest killer in the world today, and it is widely accepted that our genes interact with traditional lifestyle risk factors, such as smoking, obesity an...
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New Online Resource From AGA And The IBD Parenthood Project, In Collaboration With Multidisciplinary Experts, Provides Guidance And Dispels Fears About Pregnancy For Women With IBD

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has announced the launch of the IBD Parenthood Project and a new online resource, which aims to address misperceptions and f...
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MEDITECH Enhances Mobility For Nurses With Expanse Point Of Care

MEDITECH's Expanse Point of Care software, the company's latest web-based, mobile technology for nurses and therapists to provide the best and most efficient patient-facing ca...
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