- Ruby Catsanos on Uterine Transplantation: Is it really happening?
Category Archives: Other women’s health issues
The research into uterus transplantation (UTn) reached a cresendo during the past 12 months as three human attempts were performed worldwide. In August 2011, a team in Turkey (Professor O Ozkan) performed the second human UTn in history, on a 21 year old recipient … Continue reading
The world we live in is so pampered, so privileged and so very harsh. When did it become acceptable to view tiredness as a failure, a sign of weakness that one should just rise above? We all race around as … Continue reading
It has been announced that HPV testing is going to become available in the NHS cervical screening programme. Clearly not directly related to pregnancy, but this news is significant for all women. It helps differentiate between minor abnormalities on smears … Continue reading
Are we as a generation more afraid of childbirth than our mothers and grandmothers? Other than the wild and woolly placenta casserole brigade – just about every woman of a child bearing age is worried, or even scared of giving … Continue reading