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First of all, what is it?The term describes the use of a gauze swab to transfer maternal vaginal fluid (and therefore vaginal microbiota) onto infants born by caesarean section.Sounds a bit...
Women's health company TherapeuticsMD Inc. netted $117.5mm by publicly selling 15mm shares at $8.25. Most of the money will go towards future commercialization activities for Phase III TX004HR, an app...
Researchers have advised physicians not to perform vaginal seeding because the progressively popular practice has not been proved safe yet, they wrote in BMJ.Vaginal seeding, "the use of a gauze swab ...
In a study conducted among women in Africa, the incidence of HIV-1 infection was 27% lower among women assigned to the vaginal ring containing dapivirine.
About 32 million postmenopausal women in the United States are affected by vulvar and vaginal atrophy, which can cause painful sexual activity and urination, as well as vaginal dryness, itching, and...
A new phase III trial with positive results is taking intravaginal DHEA a step closer to governmental approval. The formulation could provide women who cannot or do not wish to use intravaginal estrog...
They warn that newborns may develop infections from exposure to vaginal bacteria, and suggest that encouraging breast feeding and avoiding unnecessary antibiotics may be much more important. The term ...
TX-004HR Showed Statistically Significant Improvements in Dyspareunia (Vaginal Pain During Sexual Intercourse) and Vaginal Dryness at All Doses (25 mcg, 10 mcg and 4 mcg) ...
To evaluate the results of novel modifications on tension- free vaginal tape (TVT) for the treatment of women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI).
Evidence of surgical cure with tension free vaginal tape (TVT) is robust for isolated stress urinary incontinence, but rigorous studies investigating combined prolapse and incontinence are lacking. Ou...
A contraceptive vaginal ring (CVR) containing Nestorone® (NES) and ethinyl estradiol (EE) that is reusable for 1- year (13 cycles) is under development. This study assessed effects of this investigat...
To determine the safety of manual vaginal morcellation by evaluating the rates of incidental uterine malignancy and manual vaginal morcellation following vaginal or laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hyste...
The aim of the study was to evaluate if vaginal focal depth measurement could be a noninvasive method to quantify vaginal wall thickness.