In this article, Dr. Elwood discusses the potential risks of consuming the placenta after childbirth, a practice growing in popularity, despite a lack of evidence.
Read about the push to break the silence on painful periods in their article for Endometriosis Awareness Month.
Dr. Ogilvie joined Genesa Greening, CEO of BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre Foundation, and CTV’s Keri Adams to discuss her team’s ongoing work to eliminate cervical cancer.
In the segment Dr. Proden-Bhalla discusses the importance of BC Women’s Hospital’s Access Clinic and the specialized sexual health care they provide for women with disabilities and transgender patients.
Dr. Chan commented on abnormal symptoms women should bring to the attention of their healthcare provider to help protect heart health throughout pregnancy.
Click here for the full story from JumpRadio.ca.
The Vancouver Sun featured Dr. Cote in an article about her study on birth rates among young teen and adult mothers who are HIV-positive.
Read the full article here.
Dr. Prior was featured on the CBC Radio show “White Coat, Black Art” to discuss her recent publication about the link between combined hormonal contraception and loss of bone mineral density.
She was also featured in an article on CBC’s White Coat, Black Art page, which can be found here.
Dr. Gina Ogilvie is the lead study author on a publication in the Canadian Medical Association Journal about the sexual health practices of teen girls after the introduction of the HPV vaccine in BC public schools. The publication has been featured in the Vancouver Sun, Newsweek, and more!
The study found that teen girls’ sexual behaviour generally stayed the same or became less risky after HPV vaccines were introduced into BC public schools.
Read the UBC press release here.
Read the full publication in the Canadian Medical Association Journal here.
On July 18th Dr. Lori Brotto was featured on CTV’s daytime talk show The Social to discuss her new book, Better Sex Through Mindfulness.
Dr. Gina Ogilvie and team have been featured by multiple news outlets for their new publication in JAMA, Effect of Screening With Primary Cervical HPV Testing vs Cytology Testing on High-grade Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia at 48 Months: The HPV FOCAL Randomized Clinical Trial.