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N.E.D. Comes to the Triangle
N.E.D. (No Evidence of Disease) is a band comprised of six Gynecologic Oncologists, including UNC's own John Soper and John Boggess. The band released an EP in September, and they have two upcoming shows in the Triangle.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - Jan. 28, 2010
Center for Women's Health Research Newsletter
The fall 2009 newsletter is now available online.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Oct. 28, 2009
Blog: Paltrow’s story raises awareness of postpartum depression
Increased awareness about postpartum depression (PPD) is critical to early diagnosis and treatment. At the UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders, we are grateful when high profile individuals, such as Gwyneth Paltrow share their personal stories about PPD.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - July 29, 2010
VIDEO: Training birth attendants in developing countries increases babies’ survival
The study was conducted in six countries. Researchers from UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine took part in the study in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in partnership with the Kinshasa School of Public Health.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Feb. 25, 2010
Babies delivered by C-section before 39 weeks more likely to have serious health problems
A new study conducted in part at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has found that babies delivered by elective Caesarean section before 39 weeks of pregnancy, to mothers who previously had an elective C-section, are much more likely to have serious health problems than newborns delivered under the same circumstances at 39 weeks.
Located in News / 2009 / January
VIDEO: 5 Things Every Woman Should Know About Heart Health
Nearly 500,000 women in the U.S. die from heart disease each year. It is the number one killer of all women. However, women who have heart attacks tend not to seek help from doctors as quickly as men do. Women often wait an hour longer than men to seek help, and that hour can sometimes be too late.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - Jan. 21, 2010
UNC maternal-fetal medicine leads team in EXIT delivery
A baby was delivered at UNC Hospitals on Thursday, Nov. 12, via an EXIT (ex utero intrapartum fetal treatment) procedure. A rare occurrence anywhere, it was the third EXIT procedure performed at UNC Hospitals since 2003.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Nov. 19, 2009
Women projected to outnumber men in NC through 2020
UNC report card examines implications of population growth on NC women
Located in Vital Signs / 2014 / May 15
Deadline to register for Komen Race approaching
The deadline to join UNC Health Care's team for the Komen Race for the Cure is Friday, May 14.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - May 6, 2010
UNC study: Tdap vaccine given during pregnancy reduces occurrence of infant pertussis
A study led by UNC’s Sylvia Becker-Dreps, MD, MPH, reviewed more than 675,000 pregnancies in the U.S. to determine if the Tdap vaccine given to a mother will reduce the chances of her child developing pertussis during the first 18 months of life. The results show a decrease in overall cases of pertussis, and most notably, in pertussis hospitalization in infants whose mothers were immunized during pregnancy.
Located in News / 2018 / June