Skip to main content

News search results

The results from your search are listed below:


RCOG collaborates with Sidra in Qatar to deliver women’s health symposium

27 November 2014

The RCOG has collaborated with Sidra Medical and Research Center in Qatar to deliver a joint meeting on ‘Hot Topics in Obstetrics and Gynaecology’ (http://sidraevents.org/ ) from 30 November 30 to 2 December 2014. 


RCOG statement: New BJOG study suggests folic acid supplementation pre-conception can reduce SGA risk

26 November 2014

A new study published today (26 November) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology suggests pre-conceptual folic acid supplementation significantly reduces the risk of small for gestational age (SGA) at birth.


BJOG release: New study examines the effect of timing of folic acid supplementation during pregnancy and small for gestational age risk

26 November 2014

Taking folic acid before conception significantly reduces the risk of small for gestational age (SGA) at birth, suggests a new study published today in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BJOG).


RCOG statement: New NICE public health guidance on Vitamin D supplementation

26 November 2014

Today NICE publish new public health guidance - Vitamin D: increasing supplement use among at-risk groups. 


RCOG statement: the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

25 November 2014

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women which marks the start of a sixteen day campaign against gender-based violence. The campaign will run until Human Rights Day on 10 December 2014.


RCOG release: Scientific opinion paper looks at origins of ovarian cancer to help reduce risk of the disease

19 November 2014

National guidelines on removal of the fallopian tubes, at the time of gynaecological or abdominal surgery, for women who have completed their families, should be considered to reduce the incidence of ovarian cancer, says a new Scientific Impact


RCOG statement: Best Beginnings launch new app to provide expectant and new parents with help and support during pregnancy and the early stages of parenthood

19 November 2014

Today marks the launch of the Baby Buddy app, a free smartphone app designed to guide expectant and new parents through pregnancy and the first six months of parenthood.


RCOG release: Three-day Annual Professional Development conference 2014

18 November 2014

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists’ (RCOG) three-day Annual Professional Development (APD) conference, aimed at providing an authoritative update on clinical problems relevant to the specialty of obstetrics and gynaecology, starts


RCOG announcement: Advice for heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) services and commissioners

14 November 2014

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has produced an advisory report summarising the results of the heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) Audit and current guidelines to provide commissioners with recommendations for clinical care.&


RCOG release: New patient information on pregnancy and malaria

12 November 2014

Pregnant women should only travel to malaria-risk countries if their trip is essential, advises new patient information published today by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG).


Filter by type













Filter by subject




























Filter by date