Research Confirms Menstrual Cycle Bleeding Changes After COVID Shot

Research Confirms Menstrual Cycle Bleeding Changes After COVID Shot

Last week, University of Illinois researchers published a study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the journal Science Advances on menstrual cycle bleeding changes after COVID shots. The study featured a web-based survey of almost 40,000 individuals and found 42 percent of those who were menstruating reported unexpected heavy bleeding after receiving […]

U.S. Consumers Warned About Fraudulent Coronavirus Testing Sites

U.S. Consumers Warned About Fraudulent Coronavirus Testing Sites

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General has issued a warning to the public about fraudulent schemes and scams related to COVID-19 services and testing that involve telemarketing calls, text messages, social media platforms, and door-to-door visits.1 At the outset of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, there was a proliferation of fraudulent […]

NIH Will Fund Studies on Possible Link Between COVID Vaccination and Menstrual Cycle Changes

NIH Will Fund Studies on Possible Link Between COVID Vaccination and Menstrual Cycle Changes

According to the British Medical Journal (BMJ), more than 30,000 British women experienced changes to their menstrual cycle after getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Reproductive immunologist Victoria Male, PhD wrote an opinion piece for BMJ calling for more research on the subject and stating, “a link is plausible and should be investigated.”1 Reported changes to women’s […]