Doctors Lounge via Healthday - Dr. Taraneh Shirazian: “IUDs, Contraceptive Implants Work Longer Than Thought, Researchers Report”
February 5, 2015
Hormonal intrauterine devices (IUDs) and contraceptive implants appear to prevent pregnancy one year beyond their approved length of use.
Martindale.com - Dr. Joanne Stone: “FDA Replaces Pregnancy Labeling System with a New Standard in a Bid to Provide More Clarity”
January 29, 2015
Women currently rely on a system that uses the letters A, B, C, D and X to identify risks.
Shape - Dr. Joanne Stone: "6 Foods That Are Off-Limits During Pregnancy"
December 8, 2014
Are herbal teas safe to sip while pregnant? According to the American Pregnancy Association, the concern with consuming herbal teas during pregnancy is the lack of research available on how most herbs affect a developing fetus.
CBS News - Dr. Joanne Stone: "FDA to Improve Drug Warning Labels for Pregnant Women"
December 3, 2014
Pregnant and worried about your medication? The Food and Drug Administration is revamping those confusing labels on prescription drugs to make it easier to understand which are safe to use.
Healio - Dr. Andrei Rebarber and Dr. Nathan S. Fox: "Optimal Gestational Diabetes Screening Threshold Identified for Twin Pregnancies"
November 6, 2014
The optimal first step blood glucose cutoff for additional gestational diabetes screening has been identified for twin pregnancies, according to the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
ABC - Dr. Alan Copperman: "Young Breast Cancer Patients Grapple With Fertility"
October 10, 2014
Crystal Miller, a patient at the Dubin Breast Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital, learned that chemotherapy would age her ovaries by 10 years and that, even after treatment, pregnancy would be a challenge.
Health Line - Dr. Joanne Stone: "What Happens When You Find out You're Pregnant and Have Breast Cancer on the Same Day?"
October 6, 2014
Adele Rivas and her husband Luis had been trying for more than three years to get pregnant, and more than one doctor had told them that they couldn't conceive without medical help.
ABC News - Dr. Joanne Stone: "Woman Finds Out She's Pregnant After Breast Cancer Diagnosis"
October 1, 2014
Anchor Diana Williams discuss issues of great concern to those who are diagnosed with breast and features the story of Adele Rivas, who at 34 thought she was too young to have breast cancer, even though her mother had been diagnosed with the disease in her 40s.
Fox News - Dr. Joanne Stone: "A New and Yummy Supplement to Prenatal Vitamins"
July 22, 2014
When you're pregnant or trying to conceive, prenatal vitamins can be your best friend – and sometimes your worst enemy.
CBS News - Dr. Taraneh Shirazian and Dr. Rebecca Brightman: "Pregnant Women Advised to Eat More Fish"
June 11, 2014
Taraneh Shirazian, MD, Director of Global Women's Health and Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at The Mount Sinai Hospital, recently discussed the new government guidelines for fish consumption.
CBS News - "How Much Fish is Safe for Pregnant Women?"
June 10, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency are offering new advice for pregnant women about how much fish is safe to eat.