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Diaphragms Are Making a Comeback

Condoms, IUDs, and birth control pills are awesome, but they aren't for everyone. The latest birth control methods include an old favorite: the diaphragm. Is it the right option for you?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 03, 2020

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Making Birth Better: Kimberly Gregory, MD, MPH

Kimberly Gregory, MD, MPH, is on a professional mission to make childbirth a safer and more fulfilling experience—not just for her own patients, but for all women.

Discoveries / Dec 17, 2019

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Exercise During Pregnancy: What's Safe?

The biggest misconception women have about exercising while pregnant is that they can't do it at all, says Dr. Keren Lerner, OB-GYN at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2019

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Pregnancy After Cancer

Cedars-Sinai investigator Philomena McAndrew, MD, is challenging that conventional wisdom.

Discoveries / Aug 16, 2019

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Scientific Dream Team Aims to Make Preeclampsia a Relic of the Past | ...

The pregnancy disorder preeclampsia can strike in a flash, endangering both mother and child. A dream team at Cedars-Sinai is determined to render this disease—a leading cause of maternal mortality—a relic of the past.

Discoveries / Jul 01, 2019

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Can Digital Devices Help Exercise Your Pelvic Floor?

More and more gizmos are popping up to help women strengthen their pelvic floor muscles.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 22, 2019

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What You Should Know About Preeclampsia

"There's no reason for a woman to feel guilty about getting this disease. It's just bad luck. It's not your fault."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 21, 2019

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Women's Health: A Revolution in Research and Care

Cedars-Sinai doctors and researchers share how recognizing sex differences can improve women's health.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 09, 2019

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What to Bring to the Hospital When Having a Baby

In addition to must-haves, childbirth educator Carlie Baiocchi has tips for creating a warm and supportive atmosphere.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 20, 2019

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Multiple Sclerosis & Pregnancy: Good News for Patients

It wasn't all that long ago that doctors thought women with MS shouldn't get pregnant.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 02, 2019

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Gestational Diabetes Facts: Diagnosis, Risks & Effects

Most women who get gestational diabetes do well as long as it is adequately managed.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 28, 2019

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Abreast of Trends in Cancer

Dr. Armando E. Giuliano has a minimally invasive approach toward breast cancer treatment, and thanks to philantropic support, his investigations could serve as the foundation for earlier detection and increasingly targeted treatment.

Discoveries / Feb 24, 2019

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Top Training, Superior Skills

Established as part of the Campaign for Cedars-Sinai, the Women’s Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills allows medical professionals to practice complex procedures in a controlled environment. Using life-like mannequins ...

Discoveries / Feb 24, 2019

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Worldwide Wellness

Cedars-Sinai investigators partner around the globe to export the medical center’s lifesaving advances in biomedicine to physicians and patients in need.

Discoveries / Feb 19, 2019

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Stop the Stigma

Cedars-Sinai launched the Postpartum Depression Screening, Education, and Referral Program, which aims to evaluate every one of the more than 6,500 women who give birth at Cedars-Sinai each year to support at-risk women.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019