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Taking antidepressants during pregnancy does not increase the risk of autism in children, according to a new study by Women’s College Hospital (WCH) and Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) scientists.
Many nursing home residents with dementia receive at least one medication of questionable benefit in the last week of life.
Women’s College Hospital research study, The Screen Project, provides access to affordable population-based genetic testing.
Women who have fertility therapy but do not get pregnant have a higher risk of developing long-term cardiovascular disease than women who go on to become pregnant, according to a new study by researchers at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES), Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network and Women's College Hospital.
Women can continue a pregnancy after a breast cancer diagnosis, and have children sooner after breast cancer treatment, researchers advise.