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Prevalence of substance and hazardous alcohol use and their association with risky sexual behaviour among youth: findings from a population-based survey in Zimbabwe.
Hlahla K, Azizi SC, Simms V, Dziva Chikwari C, Dauya E, Bandason T, Tembo M, Mavodza C, Kranzer K, Ferrand R. Hlahla K, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 16;14(6):e080993. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-080993. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38885985 Free article.
OBJECTIVES: Hazardous drinking (HD) and substance use (SU) can lead to disinhibited behaviour and are both growing public health problems among Southern African youths. We investigated the prevalence of SU and HD and their association with risky sexual behaviour among yout …
OBJECTIVES: Hazardous drinking (HD) and substance use (SU) can lead to disinhibited behaviour and are both growing public health prob …
Situational context of home-based sexual education in urban slums of Ibadan, Nigeria-evidence from a qualitative study.
Aliyu TK. Aliyu TK. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 17;19(6):e0304200. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304200. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38885279 Free PMC article.
This study explores the influence of situational context on parent-adolescent communication about sexual and reproductive health (SRH) issues in the urban slums of Ibadan, Nigeria. ...Also, SRH conversation between parents and adolescents promotes gend …
This study explores the influence of situational context on parent-adolescent communication about sexual and reproductive h
The effects of radiofrequency exposure on adverse female reproductive outcomes: A systematic review of human observational studies with dose-response meta-analysis.
Johnson EE, Kenny RPW, Adesanya AM, Richmond C, Beyer F, Calderon C, Rankin J, Pearce MS, Toledano M, Craig D, Pearson F. Johnson EE, et al. Environ Int. 2024 Jun 12;190:108816. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2024.108816. Online ahead of print. Environ Int. 2024. PMID: 38880062 Free article.
BACKGROUND: To inform radiofrequency electromagnetic field (RF-EMF) exposure guidelines the World Health Organization (WHO) is bringing together evidence on RF-EMF in relation to health outcomes prioritised for evaluation by experts in this field. ...Overall, the bo …
BACKGROUND: To inform radiofrequency electromagnetic field (RF-EMF) exposure guidelines the World Health Organization (WHO) is bringi …
Proportion of early treatment seeking for sexually transmitted infections and associated factors among patients attending youth friendly service in Bahir Dar City health centers, Northwest, Ethiopia.
Zeleke G, Mekonnen A, Abuhay T, Agimas MC. Zeleke G, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 15;21(1):85. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01794-1. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38879531 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Sexually transmitted infection is a common public health issue of youths and is characteristically transmitted through sexual intercourse. ...Knowledge about STIs, testing/ knowing HIV status, perception of the severity about sexually transmitted infection, and …
BACKGROUND: Sexually transmitted infection is a common public health issue of youths and is characteristically transmitted through se …
Trends in Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Outcomes Before and Into the COVID-19 Pandemic in Burkina Faso and Kenya: Evidence From Panel Data.
Silberg C, Moreau C, Karp C, Bazié F, Gichangi P, Guiella G, Onadja Y, Thiongo M, Anglewicz P. Silberg C, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun 13:S1054-139X(24)00232-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.04.023. Online ahead of print. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38878048 Free article.
PURPOSE: Many predicted that COVID-19 would have a substantial impact on the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) trajectories of adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa. ...DISCUSSION: Contrary to expectations, our results suggest that COVID-19 did not have a cons …
PURPOSE: Many predicted that COVID-19 would have a substantial impact on the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) trajectories …
Prevalence and associated factors of teenage childbearing among Ethiopian women using semi-parametric and parametric proportional hazard and accelerated failure time models.
Agete A, Ayalew MM, Admassu S, Dessie ZG. Agete A, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Jun 15;24(1):342. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03190-0. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38877516 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Teenage childbearing is a common issue for young people's sexual and reproductive health in the world, particularly in low-income countries, and affects teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19. ...Targeted interventions addressing these factors are essen …
BACKGROUND: Teenage childbearing is a common issue for young people's sexual and reproductive health in the world, particularl …
Timing of sexual debut and associated sociodemographic and HIV risk factors among young people in Eswatini.
Chemhaka GB, Simelane MS. Chemhaka GB, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 14;19(6):e0303942. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0303942. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38875299 Free PMC article.
Early sexual debut is one of the many factors linked to HIV infection that is discussed in the context of general public health. Monitoring this behavior is essential for developing preventative, evidence-based interventions. ...It is crucial to consider the sociodemograph …
Early sexual debut is one of the many factors linked to HIV infection that is discussed in the context of general public health. Moni …
Epidemic of parvovirus B19 and disease severity in pregnant people, Denmark, January to March 2024.
Nordholm AC, Trier Møller F, Fischer Ravn S, Flink Sørensen L, Moltke-Prehn A, Elskær Mollerup J, Funk T, Sperling L, Jeyaratnam U, Træholt Franck K, Hjort-Pedersen K, Hjørnet Kamper C, Thoft Nielsen R, Jokelainen P, Wessman M. Nordholm AC, et al. Euro Surveill. 2024 Jun;29(24):2400299. doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2024.29.24.2400299. Euro Surveill. 2024. PMID: 38873795 Free PMC article.
Fertility preservation in male adolescents with cancer (2011-2020): A retrospective study in China.
Liu S, Wang Q, Zhu W, Zhang Z, Tang W, Sheng H, Yang J, Li Y, Liang X, Meng T, Wang Z, Lin F, Dong H, He X, Jiang X, Dai S, Zhang A, Song C, Liang Z, Zhang F, Wang X, Liang P, Gong G, Huai X, Wang Y, Li F, Zhang X. Liu S, et al. Cancer Med. 2024 Jun;13(11):e7354. doi: 10.1002/cam4.7354. Cancer Med. 2024. PMID: 38872364 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: According to the studies, more than 80% of pediatric patients with cancer can achieve a survival rate greater than 5 years; however, long-term chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy may seriously affect their reproductive ability. Fertility preservation in ad
BACKGROUND: According to the studies, more than 80% of pediatric patients with cancer can achieve a survival rate greater than 5 years; howe …
Double burden of malnutrition among women of reproductive age: Trends and determinants over the last 15 years in India.
Prithishkumar IJ, Sappani M, Ranjan V, Garg C, Mani T, Babu M, Joy M, Rao B, Asirvatham ES, Lakshmanan J. Prithishkumar IJ, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 13;19(6):e0304776. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304776. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38870186 Free PMC article.
Women of the reproductive age group (15 to 49 years) are disproportionately affected by DBM and are at high risk of continuing the intergenerational cycle of malnutrition. This study aims to assess the changing trends and determinants of DBM among women of the reproduct
Women of the reproductive age group (15 to 49 years) are disproportionately affected by DBM and are at high risk of continuing the in …
The association between children's exposure to pesticides and asthma, wheezing, and lower respiratory tract infections. A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Keleb A, Daba C, Asmare L, Bayou FD, Arefaynie M, Mohammed A, Tareke AA, Kebede N, Tsega Y, Endawkie A, Kebede SD, Abera KM, Abeje ET, Enyew EB. Keleb A, et al. Front Public Health. 2024 May 24;12:1402908. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2024.1402908. eCollection 2024. Front Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38868160 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Exposure to pesticides is a global public health problem, especially for children. Its association with chronic respiratory disease among children has attracted considerable attention, but the existing evidence remains inconclusive and cannot be certain. ...The …
BACKGROUND: Exposure to pesticides is a global public health problem, especially for children. Its association with chronic respirato …
Attitudes of female market vendors of reproductive age towards use of mobile phones and access to family planning self-care interventions in Northern Uganda: a cross-sectional study.
Walter YO, Atim P, Amone D, Peter AS, Tabo GO. Walter YO, et al. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2024 Jun 12;24(1):164. doi: 10.1186/s12911-024-02565-5. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2024. PMID: 38867227 Free PMC article.
However, their utilization could be possible if women of reproductive age have positive attitudes towards the use of this technology for healthcare purposes. This study aimed to examine the relationship between attitudes towards the use of mobile phones and access to famil …
However, their utilization could be possible if women of reproductive age have positive attitudes towards the use of this technology …
Individual and community level factors associated with sexually transmitted infections among men in Tanzania: insights from the Tanzania demographic and health survey of 2022.
Mankelkl G, Abdu SM, Asefa EM, Kassaw AB, Abebe G, Belete M, Tareke AA, Gedefie A, Kinfe B. Mankelkl G, et al. BMC Infect Dis. 2024 Jun 12;24(1):580. doi: 10.1186/s12879-024-09470-2. BMC Infect Dis. 2024. PMID: 38867176 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Sexually transmitted infections continue to be a significant public health issue on a global scale. Due to their effects on reproductive and child health as well as their role in facilitating the spread of HIV infection, sexually transmitted infec …
BACKGROUND: Sexually transmitted infections continue to be a significant public health issue on a global scale. Due to their effects …
Is household food insecurity associated with social attitudes accepting of physical intimate partner violence against women in Nigeria? A population-level cross-sectional study.
Ujah OI, Ocheke AN, Olagbuji BN. Ujah OI, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 12;14(6):e082760. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-082760. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38866566 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: Our findings indicate that, depending on the severity, FI status may be associated with attitudinal acceptance of physical IPVAW, with potential variations based on gender. The public health implications are discussed....
CONCLUSION: Our findings indicate that, depending on the severity, FI status may be associated with attitudinal acceptance of physical IPVAW …
MicroRNAs in Umbilical Cord Blood and Development in Full-Term Newborns: A Prospective Study.
Wang LJ, Tsai CC, Chao HR, Lee SY, Chen CC, Li SC. Wang LJ, et al. Biomark Insights. 2024 Jun 10;19:11772719241258017. doi: 10.1177/11772719241258017. eCollection 2024. Biomark Insights. 2024. PMID: 38863527 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: In summary, this study represents a pioneering effort in elucidating the potential connections between miRNA levels in cord blood and the health indicators and neurodevelopment of newborns at 1 year of age. ...
CONCLUSION: In summary, this study represents a pioneering effort in elucidating the potential connections between miRNA levels in cord bloo …
Overweight and obesity trends and associated factors among reproductive women in Ethiopia.
Beyene ET, Cha S, Jin Y. Beyene ET, et al. Glob Health Action. 2024 Dec 31;17(1):2362728. doi: 10.1080/16549716.2024.2362728. Epub 2024 Jun 12. Glob Health Action. 2024. PMID: 38863400 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: This study examines trends in overweight and obesity among Ethiopian women of reproductive age from 2005 to 2016, and identifies associated factors. ...RESULTS: The prevalence of overweight and obesity among reproductive women in Ethiopia increased steadi …
OBJECTIVE: This study examines trends in overweight and obesity among Ethiopian women of reproductive age from 2005 to 2016, and iden …
Changes in reproductive, maternal, and child health in Haiti during the pre- and peri-COVID-19 pandemic.
Joseph G, Kobi-Jackson S, Birmingham M, Champetier de Ribes G, De Mucio B, Colomar M, Sosa C, Alfred JP, Thermidor R. Joseph G, et al. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2024 Jun 7;48:e57. doi: 10.26633/RPSP.2024.57. eCollection 2024. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2024. PMID: 38859812 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To assess changes in reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health (RMNCAH) in Haiti from August 2018 to September 2021, before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...A statistically significant decrease was also observed in the avera …
OBJECTIVE: To assess changes in reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health (RMNCAH) in Haiti from Au …
Association between depression and infertility risk among American women aged 18-45 years: the mediating effect of the NHHR.
Yang Q, Tao J, Xin X, Zhang J, Fan Z. Yang Q, et al. Lipids Health Dis. 2024 Jun 10;23(1):178. doi: 10.1186/s12944-024-02164-3. Lipids Health Dis. 2024. PMID: 38858764 Free PMC article.
METHODS: A cross-sectional analysis was performed utilizing data from there cycles (2013-2018) of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) database. Female infertility was assessed according to the responses to the RHQ074 question in the reproductiv
METHODS: A cross-sectional analysis was performed utilizing data from there cycles (2013-2018) of the National Health and Nutrition E …
The perception of genetic diseases and premarital screening tests in the central region of Saudi Arabia.
Al Eissa MM, Almsned F, Alkharji RR, Aldossary YM, AlQurashi R, Hawsa EA, AlDosari SM, Alqahtani AS, Alotibi RS, Farzan R, Alduaiji R, Sulimani SM, Alomary SA, Assiri AM. Al Eissa MM, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 10;24(1):1556. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19029-0. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38858722 Free PMC article.
Further governmental efforts are required to promote awareness of alternative reproductive options, establish new regulations and expand screening programmes....
Further governmental efforts are required to promote awareness of alternative reproductive options, establish new regulations and exp …
Zipime-Weka-Schista study protocol: a longitudinal cohort study and economic evaluation of an integrated home-based approach for genital multipathogen screening in women, including female genital schistosomiasis, human papillomavirus, Trichomonas and HIV in Zambia.
Shanaube K, Ndubani R, Kelly H, Webb E, Mayaud P, Lamberti O, Fitzpatrick J, Kasese N, Sturt A, Van Lieshout L, Van Dam G, Corstjens PLAM, Kosloff B, Bond V, Hayes R, Terris-Prestholt F, Webster B, Vwalika B, Hansingo I, Ayles H, Bustinduy AL. Shanaube K, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 10;14(6):e080395. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-080395. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38858160 Free PMC article.
METHODS AND ANALYSIS: This is a longitudinal cohort study aiming to enrol 2500 non-pregnant, sexually active and non-menstruating women aged 15-50 years from two districts in Zambia with 2-year follow-up. During home visits, community health workers offer HIV and Tv self-t …
METHODS AND ANALYSIS: This is a longitudinal cohort study aiming to enrol 2500 non-pregnant, sexually active and non-menstruating women aged …
Maternal and child health intervention to promote behaviour change: a population-level cluster-randomised controlled trial in Honduras.
Oles W, Alexander M, Negron R, Nelson J, Iriarte E, Airoldi EM, Christakis NA, Forastiere L. Oles W, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 10;14(6):e060784. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-060784. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38858139 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
INTERVENTION: 22-month household-based counselling intervention aiming to improve practices, knowledge and attitudes related to maternal, neonatal and child health. PRIMARY AND SECONDARY OUTCOME MEASURES: Primary outcomes were prenatal/postnatal care behaviours, facility b …
INTERVENTION: 22-month household-based counselling intervention aiming to improve practices, knowledge and attitudes related to maternal, ne …
Reproductive and child health transition among selected empowered action groups states of India: A district-level analysis.
Pandey BW, Yadav G, Tripathi N, Pathak PK. Pandey BW, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 10;19(6):e0301587. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0301587. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38857210 Free PMC article.
The reproductive and child health shares a major portion of public health cases that is crucial for socio-economic development. Studies on reproductive and child health have traditionally been focused on demographic aspects using socio-economic …
The reproductive and child health shares a major portion of public health cases that is crucial for socio-economic deve …
Global Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Zhang X, Liu J, Ni Y, Yi C, Fang Y, Ning Q, Shen B, Zhang K, Liu Y, Yang L, Li K, Liu Y, Huang R, Li Z. Zhang X, et al. JAMA Pediatr. 2024 Jun 10:e241576. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2024.1576. Online ahead of print. JAMA Pediatr. 2024. PMID: 38856986 Free PMC article.
IMPORTANCE: Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence is a global health issue associated with adverse outcomes throughout the life course. ...Sensitivity analysis, meta-regression, and subgroup analysis of obesity among children and adolescents wer …
IMPORTANCE: Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence is a global health issue associated with adverse outcomes thro …
Unraveling the quality of implementation of sexual and reproductive health projects among adolescents and youths in low-income regions: a case study of the JADES 2 project in Niger in 2021.
Ahlou AE, Taboe HB, Fantodji C, Saizonou J. Ahlou AE, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2024 Mar 19;47:123. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2024.47.123.42725. eCollection 2024. Pan Afr Med J. 2024. PMID: 38854862 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: many young people globally grapple with early pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases (STD), especially in regions like Africa and particularly Niger due to high poverty rates. Various sexual and reproductive health (SRH) projects aim to address …
INTRODUCTION: many young people globally grapple with early pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases (STD), especially in regions like …
Determinants of teenage pregnancy in Malawi: a community-based case-control study.
Kalulu JJ, Masoambeta J, Stones W. Kalulu JJ, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Jun 8;24(1):335. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03166-0. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38851734 Free PMC article.
METHODS: This was a community-based case-control study that used secondary data from the 2015-16 Malawi Demographic and Health Survey from all 28 districts of Malawi. The study population comprised women aged 20-24 who participated in the survey. ...The government has to s …
METHODS: This was a community-based case-control study that used secondary data from the 2015-16 Malawi Demographic and Health Survey …
Supporting young women's health through girl-friendly drug vendors in Lake Zone, Tanzania: protocol for the AmbassADDOrs for Health cluster-randomised controlled trial.
Mnyippembe A, Sheira LA, McCoy SI, Njau PF, Packel LJ, Hassan K, Solorzano-Barrera C, Maokola W, Kang Dufour MS, Sabasaba A, Liu J. Mnyippembe A, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 8;14(6):e078755. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-078755. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38851225 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Adverse sexual and reproductive health (SRH) outcomes, such as unplanned pregnancies and HIV infection, disproportionately affect adolescent girls and young women (AGYW; aged 15-24 years) in east Africa. ...We will conduct a cluster-randomised c …
INTRODUCTION: Adverse sexual and reproductive health (SRH) outcomes, such as unplanned pregnancies and HIV infection, dispropo …
"I probably have access, but I can't afford it": expanding definitions of affordability in access to contraceptive services among people with low income in Georgia, USA.
Newton-Levinson A, Griffin K, Blake SC, Swartzendruber A, Kramer M, Sales JM. Newton-Levinson A, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024 Jun 7;24(1):709. doi: 10.1186/s12913-024-11133-6. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024. PMID: 38849826 Free PMC article.
Interview transcripts were analyzed using a thematic analysis approach to identify experiences associated with individual and health system access. RESULTS: Affordability was identified as a major determinant of access, one tied to unique combinations of individual factors …
Interview transcripts were analyzed using a thematic analysis approach to identify experiences associated with individual and health
Spatial distribution and determinants of Early sexual initiation in Ethiopia.
Kebede SD, Kebede N, Mihiretu MM, Enyew EB, Ayele K, Asmare L, Bayou FD, Arfaynie M, Walle AD, Tsega Y, Endawkie A. Kebede SD, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 7;24(1):1536. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19057-w. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38849767 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Early sexual initiation has negative health, social, and economic consequences for both women and future generations. ...METHODS: The study was conducted on secondary data from the PMA 2021 cross-sectional survey which conducted nationally from November 2021 …
INTRODUCTION: Early sexual initiation has negative health, social, and economic consequences for both women and future generations. . …
"If I chose to listen to people, I possibly wouldn't be using family planning": Impact of external influences on women's contraceptive autonomy in rural Northwest Tanzania.
Lambert VJ, Samson A, Nzali A, Mukasa L, Kachembeho N, Bowers S, Kalluvya SE, Mwakisole AH, Downs JA. Lambert VJ, et al. Womens Health (Lond). 2024 Jan-Dec;20:17455057241259173. doi: 10.1177/17455057241259173. Womens Health (Lond). 2024. PMID: 38847324 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: There is an increasing emphasis on promoting women's autonomy in reproductive decision-making, particularly given global efforts to increase contraceptive access and uptake. ...CONCLUSION: In rural Tanzania, women's decision-making about family planning was hig …
BACKGROUND: There is an increasing emphasis on promoting women's autonomy in reproductive decision-making, particularly given global …
[Complications of female genital mutilation: epidemiology and management of cases at Ouahigouya regional teaching hospital, Burkina Faso].
Sib SR, Komboïgo É, Sanogo M, Ouédraogo I, Tarnagada A, Traoré S, Ouédraogo CMR. Sib SR, et al. Med Trop Sante Int. 2024 Jan 4;4(1):mtsi.v4i1.2024.463. doi: 10.48327/mtsi.v4i1.2024.463. eCollection 2024 Mar 31. Med Trop Sante Int. 2024. PMID: 38846111 Free PMC article. French.
The northern region of this country has one of the highest prevalence of this practice at the national level with 76% of women mutilated. The objective of our study was to describe the health complications of female genital mutilation treated in the referral hospital in th …
The northern region of this country has one of the highest prevalence of this practice at the national level with 76% of women mutilated. Th …
Social protection as a strategy for HIV prevention, education promotion and child marriage reduction among adolescents: a cross-sectional population-based study in Lesotho.
Hertzog L, Cluver L, Banougnin BH, Saminathen MG, Little MT, Mchenga M, Yates R, Rudgard W, Chiang L, Annor FB, Picchetti V, Massetti G, Foraci M, Sanaha R, Toska E. Hertzog L, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 6;24(1):1523. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18903-1. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38844892 Free PMC article.
Our research examined the association between social protection receipt and educational and sexual and reproductive health outcomes among adolescents and young people (13-24 years) living in poverty. ...Such cash transfer schemes in Lesotho are associated wit …
Our research examined the association between social protection receipt and educational and sexual and reproductive health out …
Differences in condom access and use and associated factors between persons with and without disabilities receiving social cash transfers in Luapula province, Zambia-A cross-sectional study.
Chipanta D, Estill J, Stöckl H, Toska E, Chanda P, Mwanza J, Kaila K, Matome C, Tembo G, Keiser O. Chipanta D, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 6;19(6):e0302182. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0302182. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38843144 Free PMC article.
Persons with disabilities are disadvantaged in accessing sexual and reproductive health services, including condoms. In this study, we investigated whether condom access and use and their associated factors differed between persons with and without disabilities. ...
Persons with disabilities are disadvantaged in accessing sexual and reproductive health services, including condoms. In this s …
Sexual Debut in Early Adolescence and Individual, School, and Neighborhood Social Capital.
Cribb Fabersunne C, Milliren C, Schuster MA, Elliott MN, Emery ST, Cuccaro PM, Davies SL, Richmond T. Cribb Fabersunne C, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun 6:S1054-139X(24)00180-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.04.007. Online ahead of print. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38842988 Free article.
PURPOSE: Sexual debut in early adolescence is associated with poor health outcomes in adulthood. We examined the associations of social capital within families, schools, and neighborhoods with early sexual debut. ...DISCUSSION: Markers of social capital at the famil …
PURPOSE: Sexual debut in early adolescence is associated with poor health outcomes in adulthood. We examined the associations …
Anatomical and Functional Evaluation of Modified Abbe-McIndoe Vaginoplasty at a Tertiary Care Hospital.
Sinha A, Amrita, Sinha M, Biswas P. Sinha A, et al. Niger J Clin Pract. 2024 May 1;27(5):643-646. doi: 10.4103/njcp.njcp_874_23. Epub 2024 May 29. Niger J Clin Pract. 2024. PMID: 38842714 Free article.
METHODS: An ambispective cohort study was conducted in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, at a tertiary care hospital and included 10 cases of MRKH syndrome, who underwent surgical treatment in our department. ...
METHODS: An ambispective cohort study was conducted in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, at a tertiary care hospital and …
Preconception depression reduces fertility: a couple-based prospective preconception cohort.
Liao T, Gao Y, Yang X, Tang Y, Wang B, Yang Q, Gao X, Tang Y, He K, Shen J, Bao S, Pan G, Zhu P, Tao F, Shao S. Liao T, et al. Hum Reprod Open. 2024 May 16;2024(3):hoae032. doi: 10.1093/hropen/hoae032. eCollection 2024. Hum Reprod Open. 2024. PMID: 38840940 Free PMC article.
PARTICIPANTS/MATERIALS SETTING METHODS: Couples' depression was assessed using the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 at baseline. Reproductive outcomes were obtained via telephone at 6 and 12 months after enrollment. ...
PARTICIPANTS/MATERIALS SETTING METHODS: Couples' depression was assessed using the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 at baseline. Rep
The prevalence of unintended pregnancy and its influence on pregnancy experience in Tabriz, Iran, 2023: a cross-sectional study.
Maghalian M, Nikanfar R, Nabighadim M, Mirghafourvand M. Maghalian M, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 5;21(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01821-1. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38840155 Free PMC article.
METHODS: This cross-sectional study was conducted on 488 pregnant women between 20 to 40 weeks' gestation at the comprehensive health center in Tabriz City from February 2022 to January 2023. A cluster sampling method was used for sampling, and data were collected using so …
METHODS: This cross-sectional study was conducted on 488 pregnant women between 20 to 40 weeks' gestation at the comprehensive health
Risky sexual behavior and associated factors among out-of-school youths in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; mixed methods study.
Sifer SD, Getachew MS. Sifer SD, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 5;21(1):77. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01808-y. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38840149 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Sexual risky behaviors, as defined by the World Health Organization, encompass a spectrum of sexual activities that heighten the likelihood of negative outcomes related to sexual and reproductive health. Despite the implementation of various hea …
INTRODUCTION: Sexual risky behaviors, as defined by the World Health Organization, encompass a spectrum of sexual activities that hei …
Individual and community level factors associated with discriminatory attitudes against people living with HIV/AIDS among women of reproductive age in three sub-Saharan African countries: evidence from the most recent demographic and health survey (2021/22).
Workneh BS, Zegeye AF, Tamir TT, Ali MS, Ayenew T, Mekonen EG. Workneh BS, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 5;24(1):1503. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19022-7. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38840148 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: HIV-related stigma and discrimination significantly affects health, and well-being, willingness to be tested for HIV, initiation and adherence to antiretroviral therapy, and quality of life. ...Thus, we aimed to assess the magnitude of discriminatory attitude …
INTRODUCTION: HIV-related stigma and discrimination significantly affects health, and well-being, willingness to be tested for HIV, i …
Enhancing cervical cancer knowledge among women of reproductive age: a dialogue-based community health education intervention in rural Kisumu County, Kenya.
Onyango OE, Masinde D, Ouma C. Onyango OE, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Jun 6;24(1):327. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03075-2. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38840127 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Cervical cancer is a leading cause of cancer death among women of reproductive age despite being treatable if it is diagnosed early. Early diagnosis is possible through regular screening through the public health system. ...The low screening rates are at …
BACKGROUND: Cervical cancer is a leading cause of cancer death among women of reproductive age despite being treatable if it is diagn …
Association between green space and multiple ambient air pollutants with depressive and anxiety symptoms among Chinese adolescents: The role of physical activity.
Li S, Liu Y, Li R, Xiao W, Ou J, Tao F, Wan Y. Li S, et al. Environ Int. 2024 Jul;189:108796. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2024.108796. Epub 2024 Jun 1. Environ Int. 2024. PMID: 38838489 Free article.
OBJECTIVE: To explore the association between green space, multiple ambient air pollutants and depressive/anxiety symptoms and the mediating role of physical activity (PA) in Chinese adolescents. METHOD: A school-based health survey was conducted in eight provinces …
OBJECTIVE: To explore the association between green space, multiple ambient air pollutants and depressive/anxiety symptoms and the mediating …
HIV, syphilis and sexual-risk behaviours' prevalence among in-and out-of-school adolescent girls and young women in Zambia: A cross-sectional survey study.
Musonda P, Halwiindi H, Kaonga P, Ngoma-Hazemba A, Simpungwe M, Mweemba M, Tembo C, Zyambo C, Chisoso J, Munakampe M, Choonga P, Ngalamika O, Musukuma M, Chavula MP, Sichula N, Mweemba O, Zulu JM, Phiri H. Musonda P, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 5;19(6):e0294545. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0294545. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38837995 Free PMC article.
Despite the recognition of the rights of young people to sexual reproductive health (SRH) information and services, adolescent and young people (AYP) still face challenges in accessing healthcare in public health institutions including access to compre …
Despite the recognition of the rights of young people to sexual reproductive health (SRH) information and services, adolesc
Feasibility and effectiveness of a distance-adapted physical activity intervention in adolescents with obesity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Maguolo A, Ippolito G, Mazzuca G, Bertaiola M, Rudi D, Marchiori E, Venier V, Bordin F, Morandi A, Maffeis C, Lanza M. Maguolo A, et al. Minerva Pediatr (Torino). 2024 Jun 4. doi: 10.23736/S2724-5276.23.07469-4. Online ahead of print. Minerva Pediatr (Torino). 2024. PMID: 38837204 Free article.
Our prospective study aimed to assess the feasibility of a remote adapted physical activity (PA) intervention and its effectiveness in improving anthropometric indices, metabolic health parameters, as well as cardiopulmonary function and fitness in adolescents with …
Our prospective study aimed to assess the feasibility of a remote adapted physical activity (PA) intervention and its effectiveness in impro …
Neuroserpin, IL-33 and IL-17A as potential markers of mild symptoms of depressive syndrome in Toxoplasma gondii-infected pregnant women.
Silva ZM, Toledo DNM, Pio S, Machado BAA, Dos Santos PV, Hó FG, Medina YN, Cordeiro PHM, Perucci LO, Pinto KMC, Talvani A. Silva ZM, et al. Front Immunol. 2024 May 17;15:1394456. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2024.1394456. eCollection 2024. Front Immunol. 2024. PMID: 38835777 Free PMC article.
METHODS: Pregnant women (n=45; age=18-39 years) were recruited during prenatal care at health centers in Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Participants were asked to complete a socio-demographic questionnaire to be submitted to well-standardized DS scale calculators (Beck …
METHODS: Pregnant women (n=45; age=18-39 years) were recruited during prenatal care at health centers in Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Br …
Gender-transformative school-based sexual health intervention: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.
Leiva L, Torres-Cortés B, Antivilo-Bruna A, Zavala-Villalón G. Leiva L, et al. Trials. 2024 Jun 5;25(1):360. doi: 10.1186/s13063-024-08191-w. Trials. 2024. PMID: 38835035 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: There is general agreement that sexuality is a central aspect of human development; it is key in sexual health and reproductive education during adolescence. However, in spite of the existing interventions on this topic and the evidence generated, …
BACKGROUND: There is general agreement that sexuality is a central aspect of human development; it is key in sexual health and rep
Factors influencing unintended pregnancy and abortion among unmarried young people in Nigeria: a scoping review.
Ayamolowo LB, Ayamolowo SJ, Adelakun DO, Adesoji BA. Ayamolowo LB, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 4;24(1):1494. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19005-8. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38835026 Free PMC article. Review.
Factors influencing unintended pregnancies included a lack of awareness of modern contraceptives and limited access to sexual and reproductive health information. For induced abortions, factors such as the impact on educational career, childbearing outside wedlock a …
Factors influencing unintended pregnancies included a lack of awareness of modern contraceptives and limited access to sexual and reprodu
Teen pregnancy involvement among African, Caribbean and Black adolescent boys and girls: A scoping review.
Ojukwu E, Bawafaa E, McKay E, Grewal H, Afsah S, Singh S, Saewyc E. Ojukwu E, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 Jun 4;14(6):e078085. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-078085. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38834331 Free PMC article. Review.
OBJECTIVES: This study aims to investigate the incidence, associated factors and interventions to address teen pregnancy involvement (TPI) among African, Caribbean and Black (ACB) adolescents in North America. DESIGN: We conducted a scoping review of the literature, guided …
OBJECTIVES: This study aims to investigate the incidence, associated factors and interventions to address teen pregnancy involvement (TPI) a …
Spatial variation and predictors of composite index of HIV/AIDS knowledge, attitude and behaviours among Ethiopian women: A spatial and multilevel analyses of the 2016 Demographic Health Survey.
Habte A, Bizuayehu HM, Haile Y, Mamo DN, Asgedom YS. Habte A, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 4;19(6):e0304982. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304982. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38833494 Free PMC article.
METHODS: The study conducted using the 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey data, included 12,672 women of reproductive age group (15-49 years). ...Thus, the government should work on integrating HIV/AIDS education and prevention efforts with existing rep
METHODS: The study conducted using the 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey data, included 12,672 women of reproductive
Associations between lifetime pregnancy and sexual risk behaviors among 15-24-year-old adolescent girls and young women in South Africa: Secondary analyses of the 2016 Demographic Health Survey.
Baruwa OJ. Baruwa OJ. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2024 Jun 4;4(6):e0003317. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0003317. eCollection 2024. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38833444 Free PMC article.
Adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in South Africa are highly vulnerable to HIV and poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH) outcomes. ...This study used the 2016 nationally representative Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) of South Africa (n =
Adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in South Africa are highly vulnerable to HIV and poor sexual and reproductive healt
Factors contributing to rise in teenage pregnancy in Sekhukhune district, Limpopo province.
Sekopa RP, Risenga PR, Mboweni SH. Sekopa RP, et al. Curationis. 2024 May 10;47(1):e1-e8. doi: 10.4102/curationis.v47i1.2482. Curationis. 2024. PMID: 38832369 Free PMC article.
The rise in teenage pregnancy is of serious concern as adolescents girls are more likely to experience difficult pregnancies and deliveries which could lead to detrimental effects on their health. ...CONCLUSION: To reduce teen pregnancy, it is crucial to promote con …
The rise in teenage pregnancy is of serious concern as adolescents girls are more likely to experience difficult pregnancies and deli …
Benzathine penicillin G stockouts and other barriers to documented syphilis treatment in pregnancy in Zambia.
Jones AV, Manasyan A, Xue Y, Kapesa H, Mwendafilumba K, Nalwamba L, Mzumara M, Mubiana-Mbewe M, Dionne JA. Jones AV, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 3;19(6):e0304576. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304576. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38829879 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: The prevalence of syphilis in Zambia remains high and is a critical public health concern. The Zambian Ministry of Health recommends universal screening and same-day treatment for syphilis in pregnancy, yet the syphilis screening rate is low, and treatmen …
OBJECTIVE: The prevalence of syphilis in Zambia remains high and is a critical public health concern. The Zambian Ministry of Heal
A comparison of the clinical features of molar pregnancy in adolescents and adults.
Ozer M, Ozer PT, Karaca I, Karaca S, Ileri A, Budak A. Ozer M, et al. Pak J Med Sci. 2024 May-Jun;40(5):846-850. doi: 10.12669/pjms.40.5.8383. Pak J Med Sci. 2024. PMID: 38827845 Free PMC article.
Higher rates of uterine enlargement and postoperative bleeding (15.5% versus 1.5%). Adolescents also required more analgesia (97% versus 89.4%). CONCLUSIONS: Adolescents with Gestational trophoblastic diseases (GTD) may present with more severe symptoms compared to …
Higher rates of uterine enlargement and postoperative bleeding (15.5% versus 1.5%). Adolescents also required more analgesia (97% ver …
Perception, practices and understanding of teenage pregnancy among the adolescent girls in India: A scoping review protocol.
Panda A, Parida J, Jena S, Pradhan A, Pati S, Kaur H, Acharya SK. Panda A, et al. J Family Med Prim Care. 2024 Apr;13(4):1169-1177. doi: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1674_22. Epub 2024 Apr 22. J Family Med Prim Care. 2024. PMID: 38827697 Free PMC article. Review.
Without a proper understanding, adolescents are involved in unsafe sexual practices, which results in pregnancy. So, perception and understanding are important aspects to explore among adolescents. In this planned scope review, all eligible studies will be identifie …
Without a proper understanding, adolescents are involved in unsafe sexual practices, which results in pregnancy. So, perception and u …
Correlation of Serum Prolactin Levels With Metabolic and Cardiovascular Risk in Greek Women With Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.
Kastrinakis K, Stavros S, Christodoulaki C, Trakakis E, Tsagkaris C, Kalantaridou S, Mastorakos G, Drakakis P, Panagopoulos P. Kastrinakis K, et al. Cureus. 2024 May 1;16(5):e59430. doi: 10.7759/cureus.59430. eCollection 2024 May. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38826895 Free PMC article.
METHODS: The study utilized secondary outcomes from a prospectively collected patient database at the Third Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School of the University of Athens. Data were collected from patients who visited the Gynecological Endocrinology - …
METHODS: The study utilized secondary outcomes from a prospectively collected patient database at the Third Department of Obstetrics and …
Prevalence, Pattern and Effect of Intimate Partner Violence against Women in Abeokuta, South West Nigeria.
Ahmed AK, Azees AS, Fasiku MM, Jimoh OS, Imhonopi GB, Temitayo-Oboh AO, Salam RA, El-Imam IA, Ojo OY, Ehiem EC. Ahmed AK, et al. Niger Postgrad Med J. 2024 Apr 1;31(2):130-138. doi: 10.4103/npmj.npmj_23_24. Epub 2024 Jun 3. Niger Postgrad Med J. 2024. PMID: 38826016 Free article.
Ethical approval (HPRS/381/471) was obtained from the Ogun State Ministry of Health Ethical Review Committee. Analysis was done using IBM SPSS version 23, and results were presented in frequencies and proportions using tables and charts. ...
Ethical approval (HPRS/381/471) was obtained from the Ogun State Ministry of Health Ethical Review Committee. Analysis was done using …
Comprehensive knowledge of mother-to-child HIV/AIDS transmission, prevention, and associated factors among reproductive-age women in East Africa: insights from recent demographic and national health surveys.
Terefe B, Jembere MM, Liyew B. Terefe B, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Jun 1;24(1):318. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03173-1. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38824575 Free PMC article.
These results emphasize the need for significant improvements in maternal-related health services. It is crucial to effectively target high-risk populations during interventions, raise awareness about this critical public health issue, and address the catastrophic c …
These results emphasize the need for significant improvements in maternal-related health services. It is crucial to effectively targe …
Multilevel analysis of intimate partner violence and associated factors among reproductive-age women: Kenya demographic and health survey 2022 data.
Melkam M, Fentahun S, Rtbey G, Andualem F, Nakie G, Tinsae T, Kassa MA, Fente BM. Melkam M, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Jun 1;24(1):1476. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19012-9. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38824543 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Intimate partner violence is a human rights violation that often involves violence against women, which appears to be the most prevalent type of abuse. Intimate partner violence is a major global public health issue that includes physical, emotional, and sexu …
INTRODUCTION: Intimate partner violence is a human rights violation that often involves violence against women, which appears to be the most …
Inequality gaps in modern contraceptive use and associated factors among women of reproductive age in Nigeria between 2003 and 2018.
Bolarinwa OA. Bolarinwa OA. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Jun 1;24(1):317. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03167-z. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38824536 Free PMC article.
Thus, this study examined the inequality gaps in modern contraceptive use and associated factors among women of reproductive age in Nigeria between 2003 and 2018. METHODS: This study employed the World Health Organisation's Health Equity Assessment Toolkit to …
Thus, this study examined the inequality gaps in modern contraceptive use and associated factors among women of reproductive age in N …
Motivations for using misoprostol for abortion outside the formal healthcare system in Colombia: a qualitative study of women seeking postabortion care in Bogotá and the Coffee Axis.
Ortiz J, Blades N, Prada E. Ortiz J, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 1;21(1):76. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01814-0. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38824533 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: In 2006, a Constitutional Court ruling partially decriminalized abortion in Colombia, allowing the procedure in cases of rape, risk to the health or life of the woman, and fetal malformations incompatible with life. ...METHODS: In-depth interviews were conducte …
BACKGROUND: In 2006, a Constitutional Court ruling partially decriminalized abortion in Colombia, allowing the procedure in cases of rape, r …
Cluster analysis of cancer knowledge, attitudes and behaviors in the Moroccan population.
Khalis M, Elbadisy I, Bouaddi O, Luo A, Bendriouich A, Addahri B, Charaka H, Chahboune M, Foucaud J, Badou A, Belyamani L, Huybrechts I. Khalis M, et al. BMC Cancer. 2024 Jun 1;24(1):669. doi: 10.1186/s12885-024-12226-5. BMC Cancer. 2024. PMID: 38824496 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Cancer has become a major health concern due to the increasing morbidity and mortality rates, and its negative social, economic consequences and the heavy financial burden incurred by cancer patients. ...The participants with the lowest cancer attitude scores a …
BACKGROUND: Cancer has become a major health concern due to the increasing morbidity and mortality rates, and its negative social, ec …
Neonatal mortality rate and determinants among births of mothers at extreme ages of reproductive life in low and middle income countries.
Tamir TT. Tamir TT. Sci Rep. 2024 Jun 1;14(1):12596. doi: 10.1038/s41598-024-61867-w. Sci Rep. 2024. PMID: 38824152 Free PMC article.
Research has indicated that maternal extreme ages during reproductive years significantly impact neonatal survival, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. Consequently, this study aims to evaluate the neonatal mortality rate and determinants among neonates born …
Research has indicated that maternal extreme ages during reproductive years significantly impact neonatal survival, particularly in l …
Time to initiation of antenatal care and its predictors among pregnant women who delivered in Arba Minch town public health facilities, Gamo Zone, southern Ethiopia, 2023: a retrospective follow-up study.
Belete AG, Debere MK, Gurara MK, Sidamo NB, Shimbre MS, Teshale MY. Belete AG, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 31;21(1):73. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01818-w. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38822390 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Early antenatal care visit is important for optimal care and health outcomes for women and children. In the study area, there is a lack of information about the time to initiation of antenatal care. So, this study aimed to determine the time to initiation of an …
BACKGROUND: Early antenatal care visit is important for optimal care and health outcomes for women and children. In the study area, t …
Socioeconomic and residence-based inequalities in adolescent fertility in 39 African countries.
Ahinkorah BO, Aboagye RG, Mohammed A, Duodu PA, Adnani QES, Seidu AA. Ahinkorah BO, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 31;21(1):72. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01806-0. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38822372 Free PMC article.
Adolescent fertility is a major health problem for many developing countries, especially those in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Although several sexual and reproductive health initiatives have been introduced in these countries, the number of births among
Adolescent fertility is a major health problem for many developing countries, especially those in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Al
Investigating the relationship between spousal violence against women and total fertility rate in Afghanistan.
Shams Ghahfarokhi M. Shams Ghahfarokhi M. BMC Public Health. 2024 May 31;24(1):1463. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18944-6. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38822292 Free PMC article.
Afghanistan has one of the highest rates of SVAW in the world, and its impact on reproductive health and fertility is not well understood. This study aims to investigate the extent to which SVAW influences the total fertility rate (TFR) of Afghan women. ...CONCLUSIO …
Afghanistan has one of the highest rates of SVAW in the world, and its impact on reproductive health and fertility is not well …
Hotspot areas of risky sexual behaviour and associated factors in Ethiopia: Further spatial and mixed effect analysis of Ethiopian demographic health survey.
Anley DT, Zemene MA, Gebeyehu AA, Gebeyehu NA, Adella GA, Kassie GA, Mengstie MA, Seid MA, Abebe EC, Gesese MM, Solomon Y, Moges N, Bantie B, Feleke SF, Dejenie TA, Chanie ES, Bayih WA, Tesfa NA, Taklual W, Tesfa D, Anteneh RM, Dessie AM. Anley DT, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 31;19(5):e0303574. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0303574. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38820433 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Sexual behaviour needs to take a central position in the heart of public health policy makers and researchers. This is important in view of its association with Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), including HIV. ...METHODS: In this study, a cross-sectiona …
INTRODUCTION: Sexual behaviour needs to take a central position in the heart of public health policy makers and researchers. This is …
The women's health needs study among women from countries with high prevalence of female genital mutilation living in the United States: Design, methods, and participant characteristics.
Besera G, Snead MC, Goodwin M, Smoots A, Bish CL, Ruiz A, Sayyad A, Avripas S, Ubri P, Ahn R, Pineau V, Warren N, Mukangu D, Johnson-Agbakwu CE, Goldberg H, Okoroh E; WHNS Study Team. Besera G, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 31;19(5):e0302820. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0302820. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38820266 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The Women's Health Needs Study (WHNS) collected information on the health characteristics, needs, and experiences, including female genital mutilation (FGM) experiences, attitudes, and beliefs, of women aged 18 to 49 years who were born, or whose mothers …
BACKGROUND: The Women's Health Needs Study (WHNS) collected information on the health characteristics, needs, and experiences, …
Prevalence of premenstrual syndrome and its associations with dietary and other lifestyle factors among university female students in Dubai: A cross-sectional study.
Al Sabbah H, Al Mutawa N, Assaf EA. Al Sabbah H, et al. Womens Health (Lond). 2024 Jan-Dec;20:17455057241260026. doi: 10.1177/17455057241260026. Womens Health (Lond). 2024. PMID: 38819884 Free PMC article.
Dietary habits and other lifestyle factors were highly related to premenstrual syndrome. Therefore, health promotion programs are highly recommended to encourage healthy diets and lifestyles for females as early as adolescence at the school level....
Dietary habits and other lifestyle factors were highly related to premenstrual syndrome. Therefore, health promotion programs are hig …
Treating depression in patients with borderline personality disorder: clinical clues on the use of antidepressants.
Tomasetti C, Autullo G, Ballerini A, de Bartolomeis A, Dell'Osso B, Fiorentini A, Tonioni F, Villari V, De Berardis D. Tomasetti C, et al. Ann Gen Psychiatry. 2024 May 30;23(1):21. doi: 10.1186/s12991-024-00507-z. Ann Gen Psychiatry. 2024. PMID: 38816843 Free PMC article. Review.
Personality disorders (PD) are described as enduring patterns of markedly deviant and pervasive inner experiences and behaviors, with onset in adolescence, which lead to severe distress or impairment. Patients suffering from major depressive disorder (MDD) display higher r …
Personality disorders (PD) are described as enduring patterns of markedly deviant and pervasive inner experiences and behaviors, with onset …
Disease burden and risk factors of children aged 0-14 years in China: a retrospective study on data from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.
Chen J, Liu D, Zeng L, Jia ZJ, Cheng G, Xiao X, Zhang L. Chen J, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 May 30;14(5):e076013. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-076013. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38816057 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSIONS: The disease burden of children has significantly changed from 1990 to 2019, with notable differences between children aged <5 and 5-14 years. To optimise the allocation of health resources, it is necessary to adjust management strategies based on the latest …
CONCLUSIONS: The disease burden of children has significantly changed from 1990 to 2019, with notable differences between children aged < …
Maternal intake of paracetamol during pregnancy and biomarkers of male fecundity in young adult sons.
Laursen TQ, Ramlau-Hansen CH, Tøttenborg SS, Liew Z, Toft G, Gaml-Sørensen A, Hougaard KS, Bonde JPE, Ernst A. Laursen TQ, et al. Reprod Toxicol. 2024 Aug;127:108626. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2024.108626. Epub 2024 May 28. Reprod Toxicol. 2024. PMID: 38815769 Free article.
Paracetamol is suggested to have endocrine disrupting properties possibly affecting fetal programming of reproductive health that might lead to impaired semen quality and changes in reproductive hormones. ...Outcomes included semen characteristics, self-measu …
Paracetamol is suggested to have endocrine disrupting properties possibly affecting fetal programming of reproductive health t …
In vivo whole-cortex marker of excitation-inhibition ratio indexes cortical maturation and cognitive ability in youth.
Zhang S, Larsen B, Sydnor VJ, Zeng T, An L, Yan X, Kong R, Kong X, Gur RC, Gur RE, Moore TM, Wolf DH, Holmes AJ, Xie Y, Zhou JH, Fortier MV, Tan AP, Gluckman P, Chong YS, Meaney MJ, Deco G, Satterthwaite TD, Yeo BTT. Zhang S, et al. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024 Jun 4;121(23):e2318641121. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2318641121. Epub 2024 May 30. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024. PMID: 38814872 Free PMC article.
Prevalence and factors associated with pre-exposure prophylaxis awareness among cisgender women of reproductive age in Burkina Faso.
Ekholuenetale M, Rahman SA, Nzoputam CI, Okungbowa OG, Barrow A. Ekholuenetale M, et al. Womens Health (Lond). 2024 Jan-Dec;20:17455057241259350. doi: 10.1177/17455057241259350. Womens Health (Lond). 2024. PMID: 38813873 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: HIV remains a global public health concern, and women continue to be disproportionately affected. ...DESIGN: This was a cross-section study that used population-based data. METHODS: A total of 17,659 women of reproductive age (15-49 years) from the 2021 …
BACKGROUND: HIV remains a global public health concern, and women continue to be disproportionately affected. ...DESIGN: This was a c …
Is it time to agree upon a standardised approach to the assessment of contributing factors and impacts of adolescent pelvic pain?
Moussaoui D, Farrell OG, Grover SR. Moussaoui D, et al. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2024 Dec;44(1):2359126. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2024.2359126. Epub 2024 May 30. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2024. PMID: 38813795 Free article. Review.
Search terms included pelvic pain, dysmenorrhoea, endometriosis, adolescent, pain measurement, quality of life, sleep, mental health, coping strategies and traumatic experience. ...The impact of pain was measured through validated tools for health-related qua …
Search terms included pelvic pain, dysmenorrhoea, endometriosis, adolescent, pain measurement, quality of life, sleep, mental heal
A descriptive study of sleep patterns and knowledge among department of juvenile services staff.
Woodward KP, Bistline L, Vermette E, Carlucci M, Crowley SJ, Jackson DB, Wolfson AR. Woodward KP, et al. Sleep Adv. 2024 May 7;5(1):zpae030. doi: 10.1093/sleepadvances/zpae030. eCollection 2024. Sleep Adv. 2024. PMID: 38812810 Free PMC article.
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Little is known about sleep health among staff in the US juvenile justice system. Poor sleep health is associated with negative mental and physical health, which may impact daily interactions and treatment of detained youth. ...This paper is …
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Little is known about sleep health among staff in the US juvenile justice system. Poor sleep health is assoc …
Contraception in Medically Complex Adolescents and Young Adults.
Addison J, Hassan A, DiVasta A. Addison J, et al. Open Access J Contracept. 2024 May 23;15:69-83. doi: 10.2147/OAJC.S424068. eCollection 2024. Open Access J Contracept. 2024. PMID: 38812474 Free PMC article.
Contraception is a significant part of comprehensive sexual and reproductive health (SRH) care for adolescents and young adults (AYA). ...A better understanding of the complexities around contraception counseling can help increase utilization rates, improve s …
Contraception is a significant part of comprehensive sexual and reproductive health (SRH) care for adolescents and youn …
Effects of physical activity on infertility in reproductive females.
Zhang H, Hua L, Liu D, Su X, Chen J, Chen J. Zhang H, et al. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2024 May 29;22(1):62. doi: 10.1186/s12958-024-01234-6. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2024. PMID: 38811989 Free PMC article.
METHODS: This study analyzed data from 2,796 female participants aged 18-44 years in the United States, obtained from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) database spanning the years 2013 to 2020. ...Therefore, our findings suggest that appropriate …
METHODS: This study analyzed data from 2,796 female participants aged 18-44 years in the United States, obtained from the National Health
Knowledge and Behaviors toward Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer in the Women of Reproductive Age in Thailand-Myanmar Border Areas.
Sripan P, Tangmunkongvorakul A, Aurpibul L, Thongkiao H, Chotirosniramit N, Srithanaviboonchai K. Sripan P, et al. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2024 May 1;25(5):1841-1849. doi: 10.31557/APJCP.2024.25.5.1841. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2024. PMID: 38809657 Free article.
BACKGROUND: Infectious disease is an important health problem in border areas as there is a possibility that the migrants may carry the disease into the area. ...The percentage of correct answer to questions about cervical cancer were low. We encourage the Thai Ministry of …
BACKGROUND: Infectious disease is an important health problem in border areas as there is a possibility that the migrants may carry t …
Abortion Provision and Delays to Care in a Clinic Network in Washington State After Dobbs.
Riley T, Fiastro AE, Benson LS, Khattar A, Prager S, Godfrey EM. Riley T, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 May 1;7(5):e2413847. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.13847. JAMA Netw Open. 2024. PMID: 38809551 Free PMC article.
IMPORTANCE: The Supreme Court decision Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health Organization (Dobbs) overturned federal protections to abortion care and altered the reproductive health care landscape. ...DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: Retrospective cohort study of …
IMPORTANCE: The Supreme Court decision Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health Organization (Dobbs) overturned federal protections to abortion …
Knowledge level and constructs of the theory of planned behaviour (TPB) to the practice of unsafe abortion among postnatal mothers attending Mkonze health center, Dodoma Region, Tanzania.
Samila IA, Mboineki JF. Samila IA, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 May 28;24(1):1427. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18921-z. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38807110 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Unsafe abortion is now a global agenda because 45% of all global abortions are unsafe, and 97% are occurring in developing countries. In Tanzania, one million reproductive-aged women face unplanned pregnancies per year, and 39% end up with abortion. ...Future r …
BACKGROUND: Unsafe abortion is now a global agenda because 45% of all global abortions are unsafe, and 97% are occurring in developing count …
Individual and community-level factors associated with repeat induced abortion among women in Ghana: a multivariable complex sample logistic regression analysis of 2017 Ghana maternal health survey.
Yeboah I, Okyere J, Klu D, Agbadi P, Agyekum MW. Yeboah I, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 May 28;24(1):1420. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18948-2. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38807108 Free PMC article.
However, knowledge about repeat induced abortion and its associated factors among reproductive age women in Ghana is very scarce. The objective of this study is to examine individual and community factors associated with repeat induced abortion in Ghana which would be help …
However, knowledge about repeat induced abortion and its associated factors among reproductive age women in Ghana is very scarce. The …
The impact of an innovative community-based peer-led intervention on uptake and coverage of sexual and reproductive health services among adolescents and young people 15-24 years old: results from the Yathu Yathu cluster randomised trial.
Phiri MM, Schaap A, Hensen B, Sigande L, Simuyaba M, Mwenge L, Zulu-Phiri R, Mwape L, Floyd S, Fidler S, Hayes R, Simwinga M, Ayles H. Phiri MM, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 May 28;24(1):1424. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18894-z. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38807091 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
BACKGROUND: The Yathu Yathu ("For Us, By Us") cluster-randomized trial (CRT) evaluated a peer-led community-based sexual and reproductive health(SRH) intervention implemented to address persistent barriers to SRH service use among adolescents and young people …
BACKGROUND: The Yathu Yathu ("For Us, By Us") cluster-randomized trial (CRT) evaluated a peer-led community-based sexual and reproductive
Mortality Risk Among Women With Premenstrual Disorders in Sweden.
Opatowski M, Valdimarsdóttir UA, Oberg AS, Bertone-Johnson ER, Lu D. Opatowski M, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 May 1;7(5):e2413394. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.13394. JAMA Netw Open. 2024. PMID: 38805225 Free PMC article.
DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: This nationwide, population-based, matched cohort study used data from population and health registers in Sweden. Participants included women of reproductive age with a first diagnosis of PMDs between January 1, 2001, and December …
DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: This nationwide, population-based, matched cohort study used data from population and health regis …
Eight years into the horizon of aspirational maternal and newborn health pledges: a nationwide cross-sectional exploration of the Burundian EmONC network capacity and budget deficits.
Habonimana D, Leckcivilize A, Nicodemo C, Nzorironkankuze JB, Ndacayisaba A, Bishinga A, Ndayisenga J, Niane ESD, Bazikamwe S, Ndabashinze P, English M. Habonimana D, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 May 23;14(5):e083546. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-083546. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38803254 Free article.
PARTICIPANTS: We examined EmONC policy documents, consulted 12 maternal and newborn health experts and 23 stakeholders and policymakers, surveyed all EmONC facilities (n=112), and collected cost data from the Ministry of Health and local suppliers in Burundi. ...CON …
PARTICIPANTS: We examined EmONC policy documents, consulted 12 maternal and newborn health experts and 23 stakeholders and policymake …
Gambian Mothers Lack Obstetric Danger Sign Knowledge, But Educational Intervention Shows Promise.
Shannon K, Burridge J, Franklin B, Bhushan S, Hilsenbeck S, Petrova EV, N'Dow J, Iwuh I, Anandasabapathy S, Wilkinson JP. Shannon K, et al. Ann Glob Health. 2024 May 20;90(1):31. doi: 10.5334/aogh.3930. eCollection 2024. Ann Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38800705 Free PMC article.
METHODS: A cross-sectional semi-structured survey was administered to Gambian women (n = 100) across five hospitals/health centers. Data and informed consent were collected via an online survey portal. ...
METHODS: A cross-sectional semi-structured survey was administered to Gambian women (n = 100) across five hospitals/health centers. D …
Morbidity and mortality among children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer over six decades: a Swedish population-based cohort study (the Rebuc study).
Stenmarker M, Mallios P, Hedayati E, Rodriguez-Wallberg KA, Johnsson A, Alfredsson J, Ekman B, Legert KG, Borland M, Mellergård J, Eriksson M, Marteinsdottir I, Davidson T, Engerström L, Sandsveden M, Keskisärkkä R, Singull M, Hubbert L. Stenmarker M, et al. Lancet Reg Health Eur. 2024 May 15;42:100925. doi: 10.1016/j.lanepe.2024.100925. eCollection 2024 Jul. Lancet Reg Health Eur. 2024. PMID: 38800108 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Despite progress in managing cancer in children, adolescents, and young adults (CAYAs), persistent complications may impact their quality of life. ...Patient-specific variables, demographics, and socioeconomic factors influenced mortality. These results undersc …
BACKGROUND: Despite progress in managing cancer in children, adolescents, and young adults (CAYAs), persistent complications may impa …
HIV prevalence and associated factors among married women, Mozambique, 2015: analysis of the 2015 National AIDS Indicator Survey (IMASIDA).
Nuvunga S, Langa DC, Sacarlal J, Rossetto E, Baltazar CS. Nuvunga S, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2024 Feb 28;47:94. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2024.47.94.42781. eCollection 2024. Pan Afr Med J. 2024. PMID: 38799187 Free PMC article.
In Mozambique, as of 2021, the HIV prevalence rate among the adult population stood at 12.5%, with an even more concerning rate of 15.4% among women of reproductive age. METHODS: a cross-sectional study was carried out with secondary data from the Survey on National Indica …
In Mozambique, as of 2021, the HIV prevalence rate among the adult population stood at 12.5%, with an even more concerning rate of 15.4% amo …
Utilization of reproductive health services among undergraduate regular class students in Assosa University, BGRS: a comparison among three varieties of multilevel binary logistic regression models.
Gobena MG, Alemu YM. Gobena MG, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024 May 26;24(1):664. doi: 10.1186/s12913-024-11123-8. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024. PMID: 38797840 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Reproductive health service (RHS) helps for people to have a delighted and safe sex through their life journey. ...
INTRODUCTION: Reproductive health service (RHS) helps for people to have a delighted and safe sex through their life journey. …
How can patient experience of abortion care be improved? Evidence from the SACHA study.
Lewandowska M, Scott R, Meiksin R, Reiter J, Salaria N, Lohr PA, Cameron S, Palmer M, French RS, Wellings K; SACHA Study Team. Lewandowska M, et al. Womens Health (Lond). 2024 Jan-Dec;20:17455057241242675. doi: 10.1177/17455057241242675. Womens Health (Lond). 2024. PMID: 38794997 Free PMC article.
Some received got care from independent clinics, and some from the National Health Service (NHS). We talked to them over the phone or through video calls. ...They appreciated the supportive, kind and non-judgmental attitude of the health professionals providing abor …
Some received got care from independent clinics, and some from the National Health Service (NHS). We talked to them over the phone or …
Selecting and Tailoring Implementation Strategies to Improve Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Uptake in Zambia: A Nominal Group Technique Approach.
Lubeya MK, Mwanahamuntu M, Chibwesha CJ, Mukosha M, Kawonga M. Lubeya MK, et al. Vaccines (Basel). 2024 May 15;12(5):542. doi: 10.3390/vaccines12050542. Vaccines (Basel). 2024. PMID: 38793793 Free PMC article.
Participants were purposively sampled from three stakeholder groups namely, adolescent girls, parents, and teachers and healthcare workers. With each of the stakeholders' groups (10-13 participants per group), we used the nominal group technique to gain consensus to tailor …
Participants were purposively sampled from three stakeholder groups namely, adolescent girls, parents, and teachers and healthcare wo …
The Association of Longer Breastfeeding Duration and Socioeconomic, Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum Characteristics.
Kozachenko J, Kivite-Urtane A, Berzina F, Stolcere IE, Lazdane G. Kozachenko J, et al. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024 May 10;60(5):792. doi: 10.3390/medicina60050792. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024. PMID: 38792975 Free PMC article.
Background and Objectives: Breastmilk is the safest and most suitable food for an infant, playing the role of their first vaccine and containing all the essential nutrients for the first months of life. The World Health Organisation recommends exclusive breastfeeding for t …
Background and Objectives: Breastmilk is the safest and most suitable food for an infant, playing the role of their first vaccine and contai …
Oncofertility as an Essential Part of Comprehensive Cancer Treatment in Patients of Reproductive Age, Adolescents and Children.
Łubik-Lejawka D, Gabriel I, Marzec A, Olejek A. Łubik-Lejawka D, et al. Cancers (Basel). 2024 May 13;16(10):1858. doi: 10.3390/cancers16101858. Cancers (Basel). 2024. PMID: 38791937 Free PMC article. Review.
The number of children, adolescents and young adults diagnosed with cancer has been rising recently. ...
The number of children, adolescents and young adults diagnosed with cancer has been rising recently. ...
Qualitative Study to Explore the Occupational and Reproductive Health Challenges among Women Tobacco Farm Laborers in Mysore District, India.
Ravi P, Muralidhar K, Ngaybe MGB, Nanjaiah S, Jayakrishna P, Lowe AA, Krupp K, Wilson AM, von Hippel FA, Chen Z, Gerald LB, Madhivanan P. Ravi P, et al. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024 May 9;21(5):606. doi: 10.3390/ijerph21050606. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38791820 Free PMC article.
Tobacco farm laborers are primarily women and children working for very low wages. The aim of this study was to explore occupational and reproductive health challenges faced by women tobacco farm laborers in Mysore District, India. ...There is a need for health
Tobacco farm laborers are primarily women and children working for very low wages. The aim of this study was to explore occupational and …
Utilisation of Reproductive Health Services among Adolescents in Ghana: Analysis of the 2007 and 2017 Ghana Maternal Health Surveys.
Ehiawey JT, Manu A, Modey E, Ogum D, Atuhaire E, Torpey K. Ehiawey JT, et al. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024 Apr 24;21(5):526. doi: 10.3390/ijerph21050526. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38791741 Free PMC article.
Early pubertal development induces early sexual activities among adolescents. In Ghana, despite the high sexual activity among Ghanaian adolescents, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services are underutilised, primarily due to SRH stigma and a lack …
Early pubertal development induces early sexual activities among adolescents. In Ghana, despite the high sexual activity among Ghanai …
Domestic Accidents of Children in the Orodara District of Burkina Faso: Mothers' Knowledge of First-Aid Practices.
Coulibaly A, Sogo AE, Bara A, Wildhaber BE, Inglin S. Coulibaly A, et al. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024 Apr 24;21(5):523. doi: 10.3390/ijerph21050523. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38791738 Free PMC article.
This study aimed to measure mothers' knowledge of emergency procedures and attitudes in the event of domestic accidents in children. We conducted a cross-sectional study in the Orodara health district, Kenedougou province, Burkina Faso, among mothers of children aged 0-14 …
This study aimed to measure mothers' knowledge of emergency procedures and attitudes in the event of domestic accidents in children. We cond …
Are Young People with Turner Syndrome Who Have Undergone Treatment with Growth and Sex Hormones at Higher Risk of Metabolic Syndrome and Its Complications?
Krzyścin M, Sowińska-Przepiera E, Gruca-Stryjak K, Soszka-Przepiera E, Syrenicz I, Przepiera A, Bumbulienė Ž, Syrenicz A. Krzyścin M, et al. Biomedicines. 2024 May 8;12(5):1034. doi: 10.3390/biomedicines12051034. Biomedicines. 2024. PMID: 38790996 Free PMC article.
Turner syndrome (TS), resulting from X chromosome abnormalities, carries health complications. Despite growing evidence of an increased risk of MetS in women with TS, its prevalence and risk factors remain under investigation. ...These findings underscore the importance of …
Turner syndrome (TS), resulting from X chromosome abnormalities, carries health complications. Despite growing evidence of an increas …
Current Status of Fertility Preservation in Pediatric Oncology Patients.
Pasten González A, Salvador Alarcón C, Mora J, Martín Gimenez MP, Carrasco Torrents R, Krauel L. Pasten González A, et al. Children (Basel). 2024 Apr 30;11(5):537. doi: 10.3390/children11050537. Children (Basel). 2024. PMID: 38790532 Free PMC article. Review.
Cancer poses significant emotional challenges for children and adolescents, despite improvements in survival rates due to new therapies. ...Currently, options for preserving fertility in prepubertal boys are limited compared to girls, who increasingly have access to ovaria …
Cancer poses significant emotional challenges for children and adolescents, despite improvements in survival rates due to new therapi …
Sexual satisfaction, an indicator of sexual health and well-being? Insights from STI/HIV prevention research in European men who have sex with men.
Blondeel K, Mirandola M, Gios L, Folch C, Noestlinger C, Cordioli M, De Sutter P, Temmerman M, Toskin I; Sialon II Network. Blondeel K, et al. BMJ Glob Health. 2024 May 24;9(5):e013285. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2023-013285. BMJ Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38789276 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Although sexual health has been holistically defined to include sexual satisfaction, it has been largely absent in health services and sexual and reproductive health and rights programmes in many parts of the world. We propose sexual sati …
INTRODUCTION: Although sexual health has been holistically defined to include sexual satisfaction, it has been largely absent in h
YouTube and the implementation and discontinuation of the oral contraceptive pill: A mixed-method content analysis.
Niemann J, Wicherski L, Glaum L, Schenk L, Stadler G, Richter M. Niemann J, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 24;19(5):e0302316. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0302316. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38787833 Free PMC article.
Understanding the underlying motives for method discontinuation is crucial for reproductive health equity and future programming interventions. To address this question, this study aims to explore women's experiences of oral contraceptive use and discontinuation on …
Understanding the underlying motives for method discontinuation is crucial for reproductive health equity and future programmi …
Climate change, air pollution and maternal and newborn health: An overview of reviews of health outcomes.
Conway F, Portela A, Filippi V, Chou D, Kovats S. Conway F, et al. J Glob Health. 2024 May 24;14:04128. doi: 10.7189/jogh.14.04128. J Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38785109 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Climate change represents a fundamental threat to human health, with pregnant women and newborns being more susceptible than other populations. ...With this in mind, we developed a systematic search strategy based on the concepts of 'climate/air pollution hazar …
BACKGROUND: Climate change represents a fundamental threat to human health, with pregnant women and newborns being more susceptible t …
The Effect of Family Nursing Conversations as an Add-on to Multidisciplinary Treatment in Patients with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Quasi-Experimental Trial.
Rønne PF, Esbensen BA, Brødsgaard A, Andersen LØ, Sørensen BB, Hansen CA. Rønne PF, et al. SAGE Open Nurs. 2024 May 22;10:23779608241256206. doi: 10.1177/23779608241256206. eCollection 2024 Jan-Dec. SAGE Open Nurs. 2024. PMID: 38784650 Free PMC article.
Additionally, to investigate any impact on family function, health-related quality of life, anxiety, and depression. METHODS: The trial applied a prospective non-blinded quasi-experimental design with two comparable groups of patients and family members: a historical contr …
Additionally, to investigate any impact on family function, health-related quality of life, anxiety, and depression. METHODS: The tri …
The Effect of a Decade Implemented Project in Improving the Uptake of Comprehensive Contraception: Difference-In-Difference Analysis.
Titiyos A, Kassaw J, O'Connell KA. Titiyos A, et al. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023 Nov;33(6):927-934. doi: 10.4314/ejhs.v33i6.2. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023. PMID: 38784488 Free PMC article.
To support government efforts in creating wider access to comprehensive contraceptive methods, EngenderHealth has contributed to the government of Ethiopia's long-term goal of improving maternal health outcomes through its Access to Better Reproductive Health
To support government efforts in creating wider access to comprehensive contraceptive methods, EngenderHealth has contributed to the governm …
Sexual Satisfaction among Married Women in Tiro Afeta District: A Cross-sectional Study.
Gelashe TA, Teklehaymanot AN, Worku BT. Gelashe TA, et al. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023 Jul;33(4):657-670. doi: 10.4314/ejhs.v33i4.12. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023. PMID: 38784207 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: Sexual satisfaction among married women was low in the study area. Comprehensive sexual and reproductive health awareness and strengthening of the prevention of harmful traditional practices are recommended....
CONCLUSION: Sexual satisfaction among married women was low in the study area. Comprehensive sexual and reproductive health aw …
Call for Action-Crisis Recovery and Preparedness in Child and Adolescent Public Health.
Dratva J, Molcho M, Calleja-Agius J, De Bock F, Elias C, Lazzerini M, Schmengler H, Cantarero-Arevalo L, Godeau E, Jansen D. Dratva J, et al. Public Health Rev. 2024 May 9;45:1606849. doi: 10.3389/phrs.2024.1606849. eCollection 2024. Public Health Rev. 2024. PMID: 38783916 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
Sexual lives and reproductive health outcomes among persons with disabilities: a mixed-methods study in two districts of Ghana.
Seidu AA, Malau-Aduli BS, McBain-Rigg K, Malau-Aduli AEO, Emeto TI. Seidu AA, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 23;21(1):69. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01810-4. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38783342 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: People with disabilities (PwDs) constitute a large and diverse group within the global population, however, their sexual and reproductive health (SRH) needs are often neglected, particularly in low-and middle-income countries. ...People with disabiliti …
INTRODUCTION: People with disabilities (PwDs) constitute a large and diverse group within the global population, however, their sexual and …
Trusted sources of information on COVID-19 vaccine in Uganda.
Nyeko Oloya J, Onira Alema N, Okot C, Olal E, Nzirakaindi Ikoona E, Wathum Drinkwater Oyat F, Steven B, Omoya Ochula D, Odong Olwedo P, Pebalo Pebolo F, Okot Atim P, Smart Okot G, Nantale R, Aloyo J, Lagoro Kitara D. Nyeko Oloya J, et al. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2024 May 23;24(1):132. doi: 10.1186/s12911-024-02536-w. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2024. PMID: 38783293 Free PMC article.

However, by age-group population, COVID-19 vaccine information was significantly associated with internet use (14.7% versus 85.3%; p = 0.02), information from family members (9.4% versus 90.6%; p < 0.01), and the Government/Ministry of Health (37.9% versus 62.1%; p <

However, by age-group population, COVID-19 vaccine information was significantly associated with internet use (14.7% versus 85.3%; p = 0.02) …
Annual epidemiological and health insurance disease burden of hip osteoarthritis in Hungary based on nationwide data.
Kajos LF, Molics B, Elmer D, Pónusz-Kovács D, Kovács B, Horváth L, Csákvári T, Bódis J, Boncz I. Kajos LF, et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2024 May 23;25(1):406. doi: 10.1186/s12891-024-07513-y. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2024. PMID: 38783258 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Health services utilization related to hip osteoarthritis imposes a significant burden on society and health care systems. Our aim was to analyse the epidemiological and health insurance disease burden of hip osteoarthritis in Hungary based on nat …
BACKGROUND: Health services utilization related to hip osteoarthritis imposes a significant burden on society and health care …
Multi-level analysis of intimate partner violence and its determinants among reproductive age group women in Ethiopia: evidence from Ethiopian Demographic Health Survey, 2016.
Mulatu T, Dessie Y, Abera M. Mulatu T, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 May 23;24(1):1391. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18781-7. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38783247 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is recognized as a main public health challenge, with serious consequences for women's physical, mental, sexual, and reproductive health. ...The aim of this study is to assess the individual and community-level fact …
BACKGROUND: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is recognized as a main public health challenge, with serious consequences for women's ph …
Early discontinuation of long-acting reversible contraceptives methods and its associated factors in Hosanna town, central Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study.
Bande AD, Handiso TB, Hanjelo HW, Jena BH. Bande AD, et al. Sci Rep. 2024 May 23;14(1):11841. doi: 10.1038/s41598-024-61648-5. Sci Rep. 2024. PMID: 38782935 Free PMC article.
A community-based cross-sectional study was conducted among 433 adult women of reproductive age who had a history of LARC use. Logistic regression model was considered for the analysis. ...
A community-based cross-sectional study was conducted among 433 adult women of reproductive age who had a history of LARC use. Logist …
Climate change impacts on health across the life course.
Etzel RA, Weimann E, Homer C, Arora NK, Maimela G, Prats EV, Banerjee A. Etzel RA, et al. J Glob Health. 2024 May 24;14:03018. doi: 10.7189/jogh.14.03018. J Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38781571 Free PMC article. Review. No abstract available.
Study protocol: Examining sexual and reproductive health literacy in Mexican American young women using a positive deviance approach.
Batek LM, Leblanc NM, Alio AP, McMahon JM. Batek LM, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 23;19(5):e0303974. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0303974. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38781153 Free PMC article.
Health literacy is generally low in marginalized groups, leading to delays in accessing care, poor health outcomes, and health disparities. ...Using the Integrated Model of Health Literacy, the main objectives of this study are to (1) identify facilita
Health literacy is generally low in marginalized groups, leading to delays in accessing care, poor health outcomes, and hea
Diagnosis, Management, and Associated Comorbidities of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Narrative Review.
Choudhari R, Tayade S, Tiwari A, Satone P. Choudhari R, et al. Cureus. 2024 Apr 22;16(4):e58733. doi: 10.7759/cureus.58733. eCollection 2024 Apr. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38779261 Free PMC article. Review.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most widespread and diverse endocrine health issue affecting many adolescent-aged women globally. It is the most frequent illness in reproductive-aged women. ...The main debate covers the best ways to diagnose and treat …
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most widespread and diverse endocrine health issue affecting many adolescent-aged wome …
Acceptance, Adherence, and Side Effects of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate: A Prospective Observational Study.
Rajaraman R, Vaithilingan S, Selvavinayagam TS. Rajaraman R, et al. Cureus. 2024 Apr 21;16(4):e58700. doi: 10.7759/cureus.58700. eCollection 2024 Apr. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38779259 Free PMC article.
Introduction In India, one of the world's most populous and swiftly growing countries, it is crucial to prioritize the utilization of safe and effective contraception, as contraceptive strategies play a pivotal role in bolstering community health. It is widely acknowledged …
Introduction In India, one of the world's most populous and swiftly growing countries, it is crucial to prioritize the utilization of safe a …
"The thing in my arm": Providing contraceptive services for adolescents in primary care.
Lewin A, Skracic I, Brown E, Roy K. Lewin A, et al. Womens Health (Lond). 2024 Jan-Dec;20:17455057241248399. doi: 10.1177/17455057241248399. Womens Health (Lond). 2024. PMID: 38778774 Free PMC article.
A process of open, axial, and selective coding was used to analyze the data. RESULTS: Despite the interest in LARC among their adolescent patients, administrators described numerous barriers to providing LARC for adolescents including confidentiality in patient visi …
A process of open, axial, and selective coding was used to analyze the data. RESULTS: Despite the interest in LARC among their adolescent
Childhood adversity, perceived social support, and depressive symptoms among pre-abortion Chinese women.
Yang S, Wang Y, Fang B, Chen B, Chen P, Xie L, Zhong Z, Chen G. Yang S, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 22;21(1):68. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01811-3. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38778398 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Unintended (unwanted) pregnancy is a sexual and reproductive health issue with psychosocial consequences for the individual, their family, and society. ...Strengthening the role of various sources of social support can help to improve the mental healt
BACKGROUND: Unintended (unwanted) pregnancy is a sexual and reproductive health issue with psychosocial consequences for the i …
Trust in primary health care and COVID-19 vaccine uptake among Iranian pediatric: a web-based cross-sectional survey.
Sarbazi E, Masoudi N, Mehri A, Esfanjani RM, Azizi H, Soleimanpour M, Pouraghaei M, Soleimanpour H. Sarbazi E, et al. BMC Pediatr. 2024 May 22;24(1):356. doi: 10.1186/s12887-024-04816-w. BMC Pediatr. 2024. PMID: 38778272 Free PMC article.
This study aims to investigate the prevalence and predictors of pediatric COVID-19 vaccination in Iran and its relationship with trust in the Primary Health Care (PHC) system. METHOD: A cross-sectional online survey of 549 Iranian parents was conducted between January and …
This study aims to investigate the prevalence and predictors of pediatric COVID-19 vaccination in Iran and its relationship with trust in th …
Barriers and facilitators to self-care practices for sexual and reproductive health among women of reproductive age.
Timilsina A, Bhandari B, Johns A, Thapa S. Timilsina A, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 22;19(5):e0303958. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0303958. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38776278 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) have been promoted globally, yet sexual and reproductive health (SRH) interventions are seldom evaluated from the perspective of service users and service providers. ...This study explored …
INTRODUCTION: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) have been promoted globally, yet sexual and reproductive
Serum Anti-Mullerian hormone levels in Turkish girls aged 18 and younger for ovarian reserve determination.
Özçivit Erkan İB, Öncül M, Başıbüyük Z, Cebi C, Cepni İ. Özçivit Erkan İB, et al. J Turk Ger Gynecol Assoc. 2024 May 22. doi: 10.4274/jtgga.galenos.2024.2023-8-5. Online ahead of print. J Turk Ger Gynecol Assoc. 2024. PMID: 38775713 Free article.
CONCLUSION: Our results reflect the real-life data for serum AMH values in Turkish girls. Our nomogram may be useful for counseling the adolescents about their ovarian reserve and diagnosing other gynecological diseases. ...
CONCLUSION: Our results reflect the real-life data for serum AMH values in Turkish girls. Our nomogram may be useful for counseling the a
Reproductive behaviors among school-based health center clients in New Mexico.
Perez M, Kelley A. Perez M, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2024 May 7;6:1244135. doi: 10.3389/frph.2024.1244135. eCollection 2024. Front Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38774835 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: School-based health centers (SBHCs) are an evidence-based model for providing contraceptives to adolescents. SBHCs ability to provide reproductive health services is often limited by school district policies, state laws, and health
INTRODUCTION: School-based health centers (SBHCs) are an evidence-based model for providing contraceptives to adolescents. SBH …
Priorities for contraceptive method and service delivery attributes among adolescent girls and young women in Kenya: a qualitative study.
Harrington EK, Hauber B, Ouma DC, Kimanthi S, Dollah A, Onono M, Bukusi EA. Harrington EK, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2024 May 7;6:1360390. doi: 10.3389/frph.2024.1360390. eCollection 2024. Front Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38774834 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Despite increasing global commitment to meeting the family planning needs of adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), there is limited research on how they prioritize contraceptive method and service delivery characteristics. ...
INTRODUCTION: Despite increasing global commitment to meeting the family planning needs of adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), t …
Innova4Health: an integrated approach for prevention of recurrence and personalized treatment of Major Depressive Disorder.
Monaco F, Vignapiano A, Piacente M, Farina F, Pagano C, Marenna A, Leo S, Vecchi C, Mancuso C, Prisco V, Iodice D, Auricchio A, Cavaliere R, D'Agosto A, Fornaro M, Solmi M, Corrivetti G, Fasano A. Monaco F, et al. Front Artif Intell. 2024 May 7;7:1366055. doi: 10.3389/frai.2024.1366055. eCollection 2024. Front Artif Intell. 2024. PMID: 38774832 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a prevalent mental health condition characterized by persistent low mood, cognitive and physical symptoms, anhedonia (loss of interest in activities), and suicidal ideation. The World Health Organization (WHO) predicts …
BACKGROUND: Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a prevalent mental health condition characterized by persistent low mood, cognitive an …
Treatment trajectories of gender incongruent Austrian youth seeking gender-affirming hormone therapy.
Steininger J, Knaus S, Kaufmann U, Ott J, Riedl S. Steininger J, et al. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2024 May 7;15:1258495. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2024.1258495. eCollection 2024. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2024. PMID: 38774227 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe the treatment trajectories of Austrian children and adolescents with gender incongruence seeking gender-affirming medical care. ...Of the 54 AMAB individuals receiving GAMT, 6 (11.1%) completed fertility preservation prior t …
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe the treatment trajectories of Austrian children and adolescents with gender incongru …
Author Correction: Trans-ancestral genome-wide association study of longitudinal pubertal height growth and shared heritability with adult health outcomes.
Bradfeld JP, Kember RL, Ulrich A, Balkhiyarova Z, Alyass A, Aris IM, Bell JA, Broadaway KA, Chen Z, Chai JF, Davies NM, Fernandez-Orth D, Bustamante M, Fore R, Ganguli A, Heiskala A, Hottenga JJ, Íñiguez C, Kobes S, Leinonen J, Lowry E, Lyytikainen LP, Mahajan A, Pitkänen N, Schnurr TM, Have CT, Strachan DP, Thiering E, Vogelezang S, Wade KH, Wang CA, Wong A, Holm LA, Chesi A, Choong C, Cruz M, Elliott P, Franks S, Frithiof-Bøjsøe C, Gauderman WJ, Glessner JT, Gilsanz V, Griesman K, Hanson RL, Kaakinen M, Kalkwarf H, Kelly A, Kindler J, Kähönen M, Lanca C, Lappe J, Lee NR, McCormack S, Mentch FD, Mitchell JA, Mononen N, Niinikoski H, Oken E, Pahkala K, Sim X, Teo YY, Baier LJ, van Beijsterveldt T, Adair LS, Boomsma DI, de Geus E, Guxens M, Eriksson JG, Felix JF, Gilliland FD; Penn Medicine Biobank; Hansen T, Hardy R, Hivert MF, Holm JC, Jaddoe VWV, Järvelin MR, Lehtimäki T, Mackey DA, Meyre D, Mohlke KL, Mykkänen J, Oberfeld S, Pennell CE, Perry JRB, Raitakari O, Rivadeneira F, Saw SM, Sebert S, Shepherd JA, Standl M, Sørensen TIA, Timpson NJ, Torrent M, Willemsen G, Hypponen E, Power C; Early Growth Genetics Consortium; McCarthy MI, Freathy RM, Widén E, Hakonarson H, Prokopenko I… See abstract for full author list ➔ Bradfeld JP, et al. Genome Biol. 2024 May 21;25(1):129. doi: 10.1186/s13059-024-03276-w. Genome Biol. 2024. PMID: 38773652 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
Multilevel analysis on prevalence and associated factors of modern contraceptive uptake in Somaliland: based on The Somaliland Health and Demographic Survey 2020.
Geta TG, Abdiwali SA, Farah MM, Assefa DZ, Arusi TT. Geta TG, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 21;21(1):67. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01786-1. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38773601 Free PMC article.
Therefore, the current study aimed to assess its prevalence and associated factors in Somaliland using Somaliland Health and Demographic Survey (SLHDS) data. METHODS AND MATERIALS: The study used Somaliland Demographic Health Survey (SLDHS) 2020 data. ...RESULTS: Th …
Therefore, the current study aimed to assess its prevalence and associated factors in Somaliland using Somaliland Health and Demograp …
Tanzanian adolescents' attitudes toward abortion: innovating video vignettes in survey research on health topics.
Bolgrien A, Levison D. Bolgrien A, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 21;21(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01809-x. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38773597 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSIONS: Digital data collection, such as the Animating Children's Views cartoon video vignettes used in this study, allows researchers to better understand girls' and boys' own perspectives on their experiences and reproductive health. The Animating Children's …
CONCLUSIONS: Digital data collection, such as the Animating Children's Views cartoon video vignettes used in this study, allows researchers …
Knowledge of HIV transmission during pregnancy among women of reproductive age in Ghana.
Mohammed H, Kebir MS, Obiribea C, Essuman MA, Ahinkorah BO. Mohammed H, et al. BMC Infect Dis. 2024 May 21;24(1):507. doi: 10.1186/s12879-024-09325-w. BMC Infect Dis. 2024. PMID: 38773445 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) remains a significant health challenge affecting many people including those from sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). ...This study examined the correlates of knowledge of HIV transmission during pregnancy among reproductive-ag …
INTRODUCTION: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) remains a significant health challenge affecting many people including those from su …
Smartphone use and well-being of adolescent girls: a population-based study.
Kosola S, Mörö S, Holopainen E. Kosola S, et al. Arch Dis Child. 2024 May 21:archdischild-2023-326521. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2023-326521. Online ahead of print. Arch Dis Child. 2024. PMID: 38772732 Free article.
CONCLUSIONS: Consistent with other studies, we found social media addiction was common among adolescent girls and was associated with poorer mental health and well-being. Measures should be taken to protect adolescents from the potential harmful effects of so …
CONCLUSIONS: Consistent with other studies, we found social media addiction was common among adolescent girls and was associated with …
A Platform for Sustainable Scale: The Challenge Initiative's Innovative Approach to Scaling Proven Interventions.
Finkle C, Martin K, Salas I, Mirano J, Mwaikambo L, Lokko K, Rimon J 2nd. Finkle C, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2024 May 21;12(Suppl 2):e2200167. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-22-00167. Print 2024 May 21. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2024. PMID: 38772722 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: The global health community continues to face barriers in scaling up evidence-based interventions for widespread adoption. ...OVERVIEW: The Challenge Initiative (TCI) is a nontraditional development platform that supports local urban governments to rapidly sc …
INTRODUCTION: The global health community continues to face barriers in scaling up evidence-based interventions for widespread adopti …
The Challenge Initiative: Lessons on Rapid Scale-Up of Family Planning and Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Services.
Finkle C, Bai Y, Chandra-Mouli V, O'Keefe S, Tetui M, Fischer S, Lokko K, Mwaikambo L, Ohkubo S. Finkle C, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2024 May 21;12(Suppl 2):e2400153. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-24-00153. Print 2024 May 21. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2024. PMID: 38772721 Free PMC article.
The articles in this supplement showcase The Challenge Initiative's strategies and insights for sustainably scaling evidence-based family planning and adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health interventions and emphasize the need for multipronged in …
The articles in this supplement showcase The Challenge Initiative's strategies and insights for sustainably scaling evidence-based family pl …
Etiological involvement of KCND1 variants in an X-linked neurodevelopmental disorder with variable expressivity.
Kalm T, Schob C, Völler H, Gardeitchik T, Gilissen C, Pfundt R, Klöckner C, Platzer K, Klabunde-Cherwon A, Ries M, Syrbe S, Beccaria F, Madia F, Scala M, Zara F, Hofstede F, Simon MEH, van Jaarsveld RH, Oegema R, van Gassen KLI, Holwerda SJB, Barakat TS, Bouman A, van Slegtenhorst M, Álvarez S, Fernández-Jaén A, Porta J, Accogli A, Mancardi MM, Striano P, Iacomino M, Chae JH, Jang S, Kim SY, Chitayat D, Mercimek-Andrews S, Depienne C, Kampmeier A, Kuechler A, Surowy H, Bertini ES, Radio FC, Mancini C, Pizzi S, Tartaglia M, Gauthier L, Genevieve D, Tharreau M, Azoulay N, Zaks-Hoffer G, Gilad NK, Orenstein N, Bernard G, Thiffault I, Denecke J, Herget T, Kortüm F, Kubisch C, Bähring R, Kindler S. Kalm T, et al. Am J Hum Genet. 2024 Jun 6;111(6):1206-1221. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2024.04.019. Epub 2024 May 20. Am J Hum Genet. 2024. PMID: 38772379 Free PMC article.
Learning from Ethiopia's success in reducing maternal and neonatal mortality through a health systems lens.
Melesse DY, Tadele A, Mulu S, Spicer N, Tadelle T, Wado YD, Gajaa M, Arja A, Blumenberg C, Manaye T, Gonfa G, du Plessis E, Hamilton E, Mihretu A, Usamael A, Mengesha M, Kassahun Gelaw S, Worku A, Woldie M, Abate B, Getachew T, Wondirad N, Zelalem M, Tollera G, Boerma T. Melesse DY, et al. BMJ Glob Health. 2024 May 6;9(Suppl 2):e011911. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2023-011911. BMJ Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38770809 Free PMC article.
We analysed data from five national surveys, health facility assessments, global estimates and government databases and reports on health policies, infrastructure and workforce. RESULTS: Ethiopia progressed from the highest mortality phase to the third phase, accomp …
We analysed data from five national surveys, health facility assessments, global estimates and government databases and reports on …
Gendered risks: access to and utilization of sexual and reproductive health services among young migrants in Southwestern Uganda: the role of the 'lending a hand' intervention.
Kawuma R, Tumwesige E, Asiimwe A, Bernays S, Seeley J. Kawuma R, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2024 May 6;6:1256485. doi: 10.3389/frph.2024.1256485. eCollection 2024. Front Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38770113 Free PMC article.
This can result in unintended pregnancies, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and poor mental health outcomes.During a study to test the feasibility and acceptability of an early intervention to reduce the harm of patterns of risk associated with migration, we …
This can result in unintended pregnancies, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and poor mental health outcomes.During a st …
Placental human papillomavirus infections and adverse pregnancy outcomes.
Værnesbranden MR, Staff AC, Wiik J, Sjøborg K, Rueegg CS, Sugulle M, Lødrup Carlsen KC, Granum B, Haugen G, Hedlin G, Johannessen CG, Nordlund B, Nystrand CF, Rangberg A, Rehbinder EM, Rudi K, Sandberg Y, Skjerven HO, Söderhäll C, Vettukattil R, Jonassen CM. Værnesbranden MR, et al. Placenta. 2024 Jul;152:23-30. doi: 10.1016/j.placenta.2024.05.126. Epub 2024 May 11. Placenta. 2024. PMID: 38768555 Free article.
Associations between child marriage and reproductive and maternal health outcomes among young married women in Liberia and Sierra Leone: A cross-sectional study.
Reisz T, Murray K, Gage AJ. Reisz T, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 20;19(5):e0300982. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0300982. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38768254 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Child marriage has been associated with a range of negative maternal and reproductive health outcomes. This study explored these associations in Liberia and Sierra Leone and examined how child marriage intersected with other measures of social disadvanta …
BACKGROUND: Child marriage has been associated with a range of negative maternal and reproductive health outcomes. This study …
Assessing the reduction of viral infectivity in HPV16/18-positive women after one, two, and three doses of Gardasil-9 (RIFT): Study protocol.
López-Codony V, de Andrés-Pablo Á, Ferrando-Díez A, Fernández-Montolí ME, López-Querol M, Tous S, Ortega-Expósito C, Torrejón-Becerra JC, Pérez Y, Ferrer-Artola A, Sole-Sedeno JM, Grau C, Rupérez B, Saumoy M, Sánchez M, Peremiquel-Trillas P, Bruni L, Alemany L, Bosch FX, Pavón MA. López-Codony V, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 20;19(5):e0304080. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304080. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38768231 Free PMC article.
BOTRROID Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma with Uterine Cervix in a Postmenopausal Woman: An Unusual Case Report.
Karimkhani S, Mirzaie M, Sarmadi S, Kolangdari Z. Karimkhani S, et al. J Midlife Health. 2024 Jan-Mar;15(1):32-35. doi: 10.4103/jmh.jmh_215_23. Epub 2024 Apr 4. J Midlife Health. 2024. PMID: 38764926 Free PMC article.
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is one of the most common soft-tissue sarcomas that engage the embryonal skeletal muscle cells as the female reproductive tract. Embryonal RMS (ERMS) is the most prevalent subtype of RMS in the female genital tract. Botryoid RMS is a rapidly growing …
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is one of the most common soft-tissue sarcomas that engage the embryonal skeletal muscle cells as the female repro
Factors influencing adoption of sexual and reproductive health intervention for adolescents in Ebonyi, Nigeria.
Odii A, Akamike IC, Mbachu CO, Onwujekwe O. Odii A, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024 May 19;24(1):643. doi: 10.1186/s12913-024-11103-y. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024. PMID: 38764028 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: School and Community-embedded reproductive health interventions have been implemented in developing countries, with evidence that they led to improved sexual and reproductive health among adolescents. ...However, at the later stage, …
BACKGROUND: School and Community-embedded reproductive health interventions have been implemented in developing countries, wit …
Challenges and Opportunities to Advance Adolescent Health Measurement in Armenia: Alignment Between Global Priority Indicators and National Policies, and Feasibility of Collecting Sexual, Reproductive, and Mental Health Indicators.
Melkumova M, Movsesyan Y, Sargsyan S, Storey S, Keogh SC. Melkumova M, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S80-S93. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.01.019. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762266 Free article.
PURPOSE: To assess alignment of the Global Action for Measurement of Adolescent health (GAMA) draft adolescent health indicators with national policies and explore challenges and opportunities for collecting data on adolescent sexual, reprodu
PURPOSE: To assess alignment of the Global Action for Measurement of Adolescent health (GAMA) draft adolescent healt
Exploring a Preliminary Set of Indicators to Measure Adolescent Health: Results From a 12-Country Feasibility Study.
Kågesten AE, Marsh AD, Storey S, Abduvahobov P, Adebayo E, Amezquita Velásquez AI, Azzopardi PS, Ba MG, Bose K, Camara MK, Cardona M, da Cruz J, Dastgiri S, Fagan L, Ferguson BJ, Giyava CR, Karna P, Keogh SC, Melkumova M, Moller AB, Newby H, Swai E, Tchandana M, Uzma Q, Yoffo GJ, Zainal Abidin Z, Zbelo M, Guthold R. Kågesten AE, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S66-S79. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.01.017. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762265 Free article.
Most indicators were rated relevant by stakeholders, while some were considered less acceptable and feasible. The ten lowest-ranking indicators were related to mental health, sexual health and substance use; the highest-ranking indicators centered on broader adol
Most indicators were rated relevant by stakeholders, while some were considered less acceptable and feasible. The ten lowest-ranking indicat …
Towards Harmonized Adolescent Health Measurement: Assessing Alignment Between Current Recommendations and the Global Action for Measurement of Adolescent Health-Recommended Indicators.
Newby H, Massaquoi L, Guthold R, Saewyc E, Abduvahobov P, Adebayo E, Azzopardi PS, Dastgiri S, Ferguson BJ, Friedman HS, Giyava CR, Kågesten AE, Keogh SC, Moller AB, Saha KK, Marsh AD. Newby H, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S56-S65. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.01.018. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762263 Free article.
PURPOSE: This study identified alignment of indicators across different initiatives and data collection instruments as a foundation for future harmonization of adolescent health measurement. METHODS: Using the Global Action for Measurement of Adolescent he
PURPOSE: This study identified alignment of indicators across different initiatives and data collection instruments as a foundation for futu …
Relevance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to Adolescent Health Measurement: A Systematic Mapping of the SDG Framework and Global Adolescent Health Indicators.
Wallengren E, Guthold R, Newby H, Moller AB, Marsh AD, Fagan L, Azzopardi P, Ba MG, Kågesten AE. Wallengren E, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S47-S55. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.01.004. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762262 Free article.
PURPOSE: To assess the relevance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) framework for adolescent health measurement, both in terms of age disaggregation and different health domains captured, and how the adolescent health indicators recomme …
PURPOSE: To assess the relevance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) framework for adolescent health measurement, both …
Indicators to Measure Adolescent Health at the Country, Regional, and Global Levels: Results of a Five-Year Selection Process by the Global Action for the Measurement of Adolescent Health.
Marsh AD, Newby H, Storey S, Yeung D, Diaz T, Baltag V, Banerjee A, Abduvahobov P, Adebayo E, Azzopardi PS, Ba MG, Bose K, Cardona M, Carvajal-Velez L, Dastgiri S, Fagan L, Ferguson BJ, Friedman HS, Hagell A, Inchley J, Kågesten AE, Keogh SC, Moller AB, Saewyc EM, Tang K, Guthold R. Marsh AD, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S31-S46. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2024.02.010. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762261 Free article.
PURPOSE: To improve adolescent health measurement, the Global Action for the Measurement of Adolescent health (GAMA) Advisory Group was formed in 2018 and published a draft list of 52 indicators across six adolescent health domains in 202 …
PURPOSE: To improve adolescent health measurement, the Global Action for the Measurement of Adolescent health (G …
A United Approach to Enhance Adolescent Health Measurement.
Abduvahobov P, Guthold R, Moller AB, Friedman HS, Carvajal-Velez L, Bendaud V, Damji N, Marsh AD, Castle C, Banerjee A. Abduvahobov P, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2024 Jun;74(6S):S3-S5. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2023.12.002. J Adolesc Health. 2024. PMID: 38762260 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
The intersection between migration, HIV, and contraceptive use in Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based study.
Namusisi P, Yeh PT, Ssekubugu R, Chang LW, Lutalo T, Zimmerman L, Grabowski MK. Namusisi P, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 17;21(1):65. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01796-z. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38760855 Free PMC article.
Through a cross-sectional study, we explored the relationship between HIV status, migration, and contraceptive use among sexually active women of reproductive age in rural south-central Uganda. People who had moved into the study area within the last 1.5 years were conside …
Through a cross-sectional study, we explored the relationship between HIV status, migration, and contraceptive use among sexually active wom …
Intersectionality analysis of young people's experiences and perceptions of discrimination in primary health centers in Ebonyi State, Southeast Nigeria.
Agu CI, Nwankpa O, Ekwueme CN, Agu IC, Mbachu CO, Ezumah N, Onwujekwe O. Agu CI, et al. Int J Equity Health. 2024 May 17;23(1):100. doi: 10.1186/s12939-024-02192-6. Int J Equity Health. 2024. PMID: 38760811 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Young people (aged 10 to 24 years) in sub-Saharan Africa bear a huge and disproportionate burden of poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH) outcomes due to inequalities and discrimination in accessing sexual and reproductive health servic …
BACKGROUND: Young people (aged 10 to 24 years) in sub-Saharan Africa bear a huge and disproportionate burden of poor sexual and reproduct
Time to first birth and its predictors among reproductive-age women in Ethiopia: multilevel analysis using shared frailty model.
Feyisa BR, Shiferaw D, Yesse M, Shama AT, Duressa LT, Biru B. Feyisa BR, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 May 16;14(5):e082356. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-082356. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38760052 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To determine the time to first birth and its predictors among reproductive-age women in Ethiopia. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS: Nationwide secondary data analysis using mini Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey, 2019. ...Age 20-29 (ATR=1.08; 95% CI …
OBJECTIVE: To determine the time to first birth and its predictors among reproductive-age women in Ethiopia. DESIGN, SETTING AND PART …
Prevalence of neural tube defect and its identification during antenatal period: a cross-sectional study in eastern Indian state.
Mahalik SK, Singh AK, Pati AB, Rout L, Mallisha S. Mahalik SK, et al. BMJ Open. 2024 May 16;14(5):e083057. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-083057. BMJ Open. 2024. PMID: 38760039 Free PMC article.
In the second stage, using simple random sampling, one community health centre and one urban primary health centre were selected from each district. In the third stage, the population from a block and ward were picked from the selected rural and urban settings, resp …
In the second stage, using simple random sampling, one community health centre and one urban primary health centre were select …
Preference-aligned fertility management among married adolescent girls in Northern Nigeria: assessing a new measure of contraceptive autonomy.
Rothschild CW, Bulama A, Odeh R, Chika-Igbokwe S, Njogu J, Tumlinson K, Musau A. Rothschild CW, et al. BMJ Glob Health. 2024 May 16;9(5):e013902. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2023-013902. BMJ Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38760023 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Universal access to sexual and reproductive healthcare-including family planning (FP)-is a global priority, yet there is no standard outcome measure to evaluate rights-based FP programme performance at the regional, national or global levels. ...CONCLUSION: P …
INTRODUCTION: Universal access to sexual and reproductive healthcare-including family planning (FP)-is a global priority, yet there i …
A challenging diagnosis and treatment of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma in the cervix of an adult woman: A surgical case report.
Messaoudi H, Benlghazi A, Elktaibi A, Belouad M, Moulay Mehdi E, Kouach J. Messaoudi H, et al. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2024 Jun;119:109742. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2024.109742. Epub 2024 May 9. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38759402 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION AND IMPORTANCE: Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma is a rare form of sarcoma mainly seen in children and adolescents. In the specific case of the cervix, embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma is an extremely rare mesenchymal tumor, accounting for <1 % of all cervical cancers. …
INTRODUCTION AND IMPORTANCE: Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma is a rare form of sarcoma mainly seen in children and adolescents. In the spe …
Tande nou gwonde! (Hear us roar!)- Youth perspectives of maternal near-misses: Protocol for a photovoice study of young childbearing people's perspectives of maternal near-misses in northwest Haiti.
MacDonald T, Charles MC, Dorcely O, Darling EK, Greene S, Moll S, Logie C, Mbuagbaw L. MacDonald T, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 17;19(5):e0303168. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0303168. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38758960 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Globally, a shift is occurring to recognize the importance of young peoples' health and well-being, their unique health challenges, and the potential they hold as key drivers of change in their communities. ...Important gaps remain in existing knowledg …
INTRODUCTION: Globally, a shift is occurring to recognize the importance of young peoples' health and well-being, their unique hea