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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 / 2010 / Vital Signs - Feb. 25, 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
VIDEO: Treating pregnant women for mild gestational diabetes reduces serious birthing problems
"This study is important because it clearly indicates the value to mothers and their newborns of screening for and treatment of diabetes-like conditions provoked by pregnancy,” said John M. Thorp, MD, McAllister distinguished professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the UNC School of Medicine and a co-author of the study.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - October 2, 2009
VIDEO: Treating pregnant women for mild gestational diabetes reduces serious birthing problems
"This study is important because it clearly indicates the value to mothers and their newborns of screening for and treatment of diabetes-like conditions provoked by pregnancy,” said John M. Thorp, MD, McAllister distinguished professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the UNC School of Medicine and a co-author of the study.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - October 2, 2009
VIDEO: Women urged to take charge of their eye health
UNC ophthalmologist Dr. Mary Elizabeth Hartnett is among experts who urge women to take charge of their eye health. "Three quarters of visual impairment is preventable or correctable. Women spend so much time caring for others, it's time we care for ourselves, beginning with our eye health."
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Oct. 9, 2009
VIDEO: Women urged to take charge of their eye health
UNC ophthalmologist Dr. Mary Elizabeth Hartnett is among experts who urge women to take charge of their eye health. "Three quarters of visual impairment is preventable or correctable. Women spend so much time caring for others, it's time we care for ourselves, beginning with our eye health."
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Oct. 9, 2009
Wendy R. Brewster MD, PhD
Wendy R. Brewster MD, PhD is an associate professor and the Director of the UNC Center for Women’s Health Research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Located in For the Media / Experts Guide
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
Women’s Hospital receives 5 Stars - N.C. Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation
The N.C. Women’s Hospital has been awarded five stars from the N.C. Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation Review Committee of the N.C. Division of Public Health. Our maternity center received credit for completing all of the "10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding." Mission Hospital in Asheville is the only other five-star Breastfeeding-Friendly hospital in North Carolina.
Located in Employee News Online / 2011 / Nov. 16
Zolnoun named 6th Annual SWHR Medtronic Prize winner
The 6th annual Society for Women’s Health Research Medtronic Prize for Scientific Contributions to Women’s Health was presented to Dr. Denniz Zolnoun, MD, MPH, Associate Professor in the Department of OB/GYN at the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) Annual Gala Dinner earlier this month.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / May 19