ACOG Guidelines: Menstrual manipulation for adolescents with physical and developmental disabilities April 01, 2017 Expert commentary on Committee Opinion No. 668: Menstrual Manipulation for Adolescents With Physical and Developmental Disabilities. Top ob/gyn stories of 2016 December 15, 2016 2016 was a year of change and new challenges. Find out what the top news stories of 2016 were. Women’s health Q&A: Two specialists discuss top issues December 02, 2016 By Tracey Walker Two experts discuss top-of-mind women’s healthcare issues in managed care. IUD Issues: Zero in with ultrasound Pelvic sonography, especially transvaginal 3D imaging, is critical for identifying malpositioned and embedded IUDs. Safe contraception for women with medical conditions Obesity, headaches, PID among conditions that warrant special consideration. Opening up the emergency contraception talk September 08, 2015 By Rachael Zimlich RN Since its approval nearly 20 years ago, emergency contraception therapies have changed a lot. One in 5 physicians hesitates to discuss them with their patients, but a new bulletin from the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology seeks to open the discussion. Text message reminders boost Depo-Provera adherence Using a text messaging system to remind adolescents of scheduled appointments for a contraception injection appears to improve clinic attendance. Healthcare reform, EHRs, and adolescent confidentiality Regulations are becoming more complicated and vary by state. Contraception guidelines for adolescents Teenaged pregnancy rates in the United States continue to be among the highest in the industrialized nations. Update: Emergency contraception Emergency contraception is used to decrease the risk of pregnancy after unprotected or underprotected coitus.