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CBT and mindfulness can help manage menopausal symptoms
Women going through menopause may benefit from psychological interventions such as mindfulness, cognitive behavioural and behaviour-based therapies, to help manage their symptoms, finds a review of the available evidence published online in BJOG: An
Being overweight in pregnancy and after birth
This information provides advice if you are overweight and are planning to become pregnant, expecting a baby or have recently given birth.
Gynaecological health should not be taboo
While we hear so much about gender equality in the UK and worldwide, there are many issues affecting the health of women and girls which still remain “off-limits”. This stigma often causes women to ignore concerns about their health, while the fear of
Policy update, November 2016
This is your monthly round-up of recent national health policy developments for 14 October to 11 November. If you have any comments or if there is anything else you would like to see in the round-up please contact us at policy@rcog.org.uk. News and
Thor’s story
Rolf Dalhaug shares his son Thor's story, in support of the Each Baby Counts project. Our son Thor, and his twin brother Harrison were born on 23 September 2013. A day which should have been the best day of our lives, a day which we
Working during pregnancy: special considerations
This page provides information about special considerations around pregnancy and maternity. The guidance has been developed by the RCOG Trainees’ Committee but is also relevant post-CCT, and covers: Assisted conception treatments Adoption
Video briefing on Human Factors and Situational Awareness
Watch the Each Baby Counts human factors video and read the themes below for information on how to address issues within your unit     00:46 Situational awareness  02:29 Handover resources 03:25 Interruptions and distractions 04:10
ATSM Preceptor: job description
ATSM Preceptors are appointed by the School Board /STC of obstetrics and gynaecology and are responsible for a specific Advanced Training Skills Module (ATSM) within a deanery/region (occasionally an individual will be responsible for more than one
RCOG statement on International Women’s Day 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.
Evaluation of caesarean section rates using Hospital Episode Statistics
Aims To investigate and identify patterns of care, morbidity and patient outcomes related to women undergoing caesarean sections in the UK. Outputs Knight HE, Gurol-Urganci I, van der Meulen JH, Mahmood TA, Richmond DH, Dougall A, et al. Vaginal

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