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Now available online: Effect of exogenous estrogens and progestogens on the course of migraine during reproductive age: a consensus statement by the European Headache Federation (EHF) and the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC). We systematically reviewed data about the effect of exogenous estrogens...

3 developments related to the ESC Teaching-tool We will once again offer the option to people teaching in the field of contraception and opinion leaders to visit an ESC-TTT course in Belgrade in November. You can find more course details here. Registration deadline: 15 September...

The World Health Organization is supporting the development of a minimum data set (core outcome set) for abortion trials, called the STAR project, as part of the global COMET initiative. Research studies on abortion have collected and reported many different outcomes and outcome measures, but...

Mr. Irving Sivin is the recipient of the SFP (Society of Family Planning) Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Sivin’s field is statistics. He worked for 40 years at the Population Council, during which time he produced more than 120 journal articles, book chapters, booklets and one...

On behalf of the German Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA), Evert Ketting presented a brandnew study on Sexuality Education in Europe, the full report of which which became available on the internet a few days earlier, link . https://www.bzga-whocc.de/en/publications/report-on-sexuality-education-in-europe-and-central-asia-new/ This study, called "Sexuality Education...

FC YS Free Communications - Young scientists Full abstracts 13:45 - 14:00 • Implementing a venous thromboembolism risk assessment in an abortion service • F. von Hawrylak (UK) 14:00 - 14:15 • The modulation of progestins in the RNA expression of progesterone and glucocorticoid receptors in...