Tag Archives: Doctor’s

Doctors trying to prevent recurrent miscarriages were misguided in looking only at women

Faulty sperm may be the reason why women suffer multiple miscarriages, scientists suspect, after finding that men whose partners struggle to carry a child to term have more DNA errors. Researchers at Imperial College investigated the sperm quality of 50 men whose partners had experienced three or more consecutive miscarriages. After comparing the results with… Read More »

Study Links Drug Maker Gifts for Doctors to More Overdose Deaths

WASHINGTON — A new study offers some of the strongest evidence yet of the connection between the marketing of opioids to doctors and the nation’s addiction epidemic. It found that counties where opioid manufacturers offered a large number of gifts and payments to doctors had more overdose deaths involving the drugs than counties where direct-to-physician… Read More »

Doctors warn against 'vaginal scraping' procedure to 'remove traces of an ex'

Doctors have warned women of the dangers of undergoing ‘vaginal scraping’ procedures to ‘remove traces’ of former partners. Numerous experts have spoken out against the practice, highlighting the potential risks involved. Dr Jen Gunter, gynaecologist, obstetrician and author of The Vagina Bible, said to Refinery29 that women should “never, ever have their vagina scraped”. She… Read More »