Monthly Archives: December 2017

Like a virgin – pregnant for the very first time



Merry Christmas to those who observe! This week we are joined by Madeline Knott! She and the vagibonds decided to find out who else wants to be like Mary and have a virgin birth. We also discuss whether religiousness effects your definitions of sex.

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References:

Reuters article

Yahoo question 1, question 2, question 3

Herring Amy H, Attard Samantha M, Gordon-Larsen Penny, Joyner William H, Halpern Carolyn T. Like a virgin (mother): analysis of data from a longitudinal, US population representative sample survey BMJ 2013; 347 :f7102


Centering Pregnancy



This week we talk about Centering Pregnancy. What is the Centering model and why are we using it? Katee explains and shares her own story of Centering.

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Twitter: @thevagibonds

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References:

https://www.centeringhealthcare.org/

Chen, L., et al., Centering and Racial Disparities (CRADLE study): rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial of centering pregnancy and birth outcomes. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 2017. 17(1): p. 118.


New-to-YOUterus



This week Katee, Corbin, and Dave venture into a topic explore a new fronteir in OB/GYN- uterus transplants! We talk about the history, process and have a discussion about their ethicak implications.

E-mail: thevagibondspodcast@gmail.com

Twitter: @thevagibonds

Instagram: @thevagibondspod

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References:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22356169

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uterus_transplantation

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2017/12/03/a-woman-with-a-transplanted-uterus-just-gave-birth-a-first-for-the-u-s/?utm_term=.5644f09a277c

http://time.com/5044565/exclusive-first-u-s-baby-born-after-a-uterus-transplant/

https://www.bswhealth.com/uterus-transplant/pages/default.aspx


Pop Culture’s Cystic Ovaries



This week Katee, Dave, and Corbin talk pop culture’s favorite (according to Corbin) syndrome with cystic ovaries, PCOS (polycystic avarian syndrome.) We talk the difference between a syndrom and a disease, symptoms, and treatments. Stay tuned!

E-mail: thevagibondspodcast@gmail.com

Twitter: @thevagibonds

Instagram: @thevagibondspod

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References:

https://www.uptodate.com/contents/diagnosis-of-polycystic-ovary-syndrome-in-adults?source=search_result&search=PCOS&selectedTitle=3~150