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Editor-in-chief’s message | April 2021

Because information about Covid-19 continues to evolve, we find ourselves as healthcare providers regularly needing to digest new evidence regarding transmission, variants, vaccinations, and preventive measures.

Debate Over Use of Blood Thinners After C-Sections

There’s sharp debate about whether the wide use of heparin to prevent clots in mothers after a C-section is effective, worth the cost and safe, since it carries the risk of bleeding.

Marijuana use may hurt chances of getting pregnant, study suggests

The Effects of Cannabinoids on Women's Reproductive Health, including fertility, will be the focus of a breakout session at the 24th Annual NPWH Premier Women's Health Conference to be held Oct. 13-16