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RCOG statement on new study on maternal vitamin D levels in pregnancy

19 March 2013

A new study, published today in The Lancet, states that maternal vitamin D levels in pregnancy do not affect children’s bone health.

RCOG statement on the outcome of the Commission on the Status of Women

19 March 2013

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) welcomes the agreement by Member States at the 57th UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) to declare an end to violence against women and girls.

RCOG statement on new National Clinical Directors appointed

14 March 2013

The Medical Director of the NHS Commissioning Board, Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, has announced the names of the 21 new National Clinical Directors (NCDs) appointed to provide expert advice and research to the national medical directorate.

BJOG release: New study says errors are reducing the effectiveness of anti-D injections in the prevention of Rhesus disease

13 March 2013

Too many clinical errors are occurring with the requesting and administration of anti-D prophylaxis to prevent Rhesus Haemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn (Rh HDFN) in pregnant women, finds a new paper published today in BJOG: An

RCOG statement on International Women’s Day 2013

8 March 2013

The RCOG welcomes the UK Government’s assurances to ending violence against women and the multi-agency approach it has put in place to achieve this.

RCOG statement on Endometriosis Awareness Week

4 March 2013

This week marks Endometriosis Awareness Week (4-10 March 2013) which aims to promote a greater awareness and understanding of Endometriosis.  

RCOG statement on Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

28 February 2013

March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. To mark the month the national cancer charity Target Ovarian Cancer has released statistics from their Pathfinder Study of the general population about the cancer which showed that 47% of women incorrectly

BJOG release: The majority of first-time mothers wait until after 6 weeks before resuming sex following childbirth

27 February 2013

Most first-time mothers wait until after 6 weeks postpartum to resume vaginal sex following childbirth and women who have an operative vaginal birth, caesarean section, perineal tear or episiotomy appear to wait longer, suggests a new study

RCOG statement on updated NICE guidance for treating people with fertility problems

20 February 2013

Updated guidelines for the treatment of people with fertility problems have today been published by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).

RCOG statement on the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges’ report on tackling obesity

18 February 2013

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) today publish the report Measuring up: the medical profession's prescription for the nation's obesity crisis following a 6-month inquiry by a steering group comprising representatives from 20 of the

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