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FIGO: Ethical responsibilities in post-abortion care

“Ethical responsibilities in post-abortion care” which had been prepared by the FIGO Committee on Ethical and Professional Aspects of Human Reproduction and Women’s Health.

28 May, 2019

The FSRH publishes Overweight, Obesity & Contraception Guideline

In light of increasing evidence of the interaction between weight and obesity, this new guideline focuses on contraceptive choices for women who are overweight and women with obesity; reviews the current evidence regarding the interrelationship between contraception and weight (i.e. the effects of weight on contraceptive...

23 May, 2019

Journal highlight, Volume 24, Issue 2

Johannes Bitzer (Editor-in-Chief) chose the following paper as highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: Postpartum hormonal contraception use and incidence of postpartum depression: a systematic review Angeline Ti & Kathryn M. Curtis Pages: 109-116 | DOI:...

16 May, 2019

Early medical abortion

Delivery of audiovisual information on early medical abortion care to women: a multicountry study (by NHS Lothian). European research project – partially supported by ESC. Early Medical Abortion – European Research Project from Palindromicals on Vimeo.

14 May, 2019

Cochrane Fertility Regulation Review Group – Contraception Prioritization Project

Cochrane has taken on a large prioritization project in order to identify stakeholder priorities for review topics. For those of you who participated in the abortion topic prioritization process – thank you! You can find the results of that process here . We are now...

08 May, 2019

European Commission launches consultation on gender equality

The European Commission is launching a public consultation to collect views concerning gender equality in the EU at present as well as future priorities. The consultation will run from 8 March 2019 – 31 May 2019. The Commission seeks to gather input from a broad range...

04 April, 2019