Julia Talsma


Phthalate exposure during pregnancy increases odds of preterm delivery

December 02, 2013

Pregnant women exposed to environmental phthalates are at an elevated risk of preterm delivery, according to a recent study in JAMA Pediatrics.

Long-term oral contraceptive users at risk for glaucoma

November 19, 2013

Women using oral contraceptive for 3 years or more may be at risk for developing glaucoma and should be screened for the eye disease if they have additional risk factors, according to researchers at the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting in New Orleans.

Chicago: Things to do

November 11, 2006

The city of Chicago offers a host of activities, museums, shopping and cultural activities for attendees of the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2006.

Chicago beckons

November 11, 2006

Chicago, host to the AMCP's 2006 annual meeting, has so much to offer including world-class museums, entertainment, shopping, dining, and recreation.