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Weekly Roundup for MARCH 8, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

This week another study highlights the importance of prenatal vitamins in reducing the risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD).  This study from Schmidt and colleagues focused on high-risk families. In these families, one child had already been diagnosed with ASD.  The risk of having a child with ASD in subsequent children was cut in half… Read More »

There’s a challenge being the only woman in a room of health IT executives, says Agio’s Compliance Director Deana Fuller

Before finding her niche in cyber security, Agio Compliance Director Deana Fuller found herself in a situation familiar to many. She had dreams growing up of becoming a teacher, or an attorney, yet found herself working in a profession where she didn’t belong. It was in sub-prime finance, earning bonuses for selling cars that had… Read More »

Global Health: Bit by Bit, Scientists Gain Ground on AIDS

The unnamed “London patient” — the second person apparently cured of H.I.V. — earned all the headlines. But other research released this week at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections showed that scientists are making slow but steady progress on the tactics and medicines needed to fight the epidemic, especially in Africa. Monthly injections… Read More »