Tag Archives: 2019

Weekly Roundup for JULY  5, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

In a large study from France (Blotière et al, 2019), researchers demonstrated that exposure to monotherapy with valproic acid was associated with 8 specific types of major congenital malformations (e.g., spina bifida, OR 19.4), and exposure to topiramate was associated with an increased risk of cleft lip (OR 6.8). No significant associations were found for… Read More »

National Caribbean-American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2019

Saturday, June 8, marks the annual National Caribbean-American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NCAHAAD). Launched in 2006 by the Caribbean People International Collective (CPIC) and a working group of U.S. organizations, the day of observation aims to ensure that Caribbean-Americans have the support, resources and educational materials they need to treat or prevent HIV. “NCAHAAD is a… Read More »

Hanuman Jayanti 2019: 7 Interesting Facts About Bajrangbali on His Birthday

Hanuman Jayanti (Photo Credits: @rpsingh/ Twitter) For many Indian children brought up on Ramayana stories, Hanuman was their first superhero. Who else could traverse miles with a single leap or shrink to the size of a pea? The superhuman monkey god is a symbol of power, restraint, loyalty and celibacy and is worshipped for these… Read More »