COVID-19, Vaccines and the Menstrual Cycle
There are many different factors that might contribute to a change in an individual's menstrual cycle, and we wanted to know whether there is any evidence that suggests COVID-19 disease, or vaccination, could be examples of such factors. Answering our questions in this Teach Me in 10 episode is Dr Susan Khalil, assistant professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
A Vaccine for All Coronaviruses
A new vaccine under development at Duke University has the potential to protect against a broad variety of coronavirus infections that move from animals to humans, now and in the future. The new vaccine – called a pan-coronavirus vaccine - has been 100 percent effective in non-human tests including testing on primates. Success in primates is very relevant to humans
COVID-19: Vaccines, Pregnancy, Menstruation, Breastfeeding and Fertility
What is the guidance for vaccination of women with breastfeeding infants, women who are pregnant or planning to get pregnant and women who are menstruating? What about vaccines and fertility? WHO’s Dr Soumya Swaminathan explains in Science in 5.
COVID-19 Vaccine and Periods
Susan S. Khalil, MD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, explains that medical researchers have not found any evidence that the COVID-19 vaccine will impact the menstrual cycle.
SCIEX presents Extraordinary Grace
As scientists, we are the very experts in discovering answers, but by missing out on invaluable, diverse perspectives, we’re missing out on crucial thinking that has the potential to unlock a new era of scientific greatness.
What Is Pint of Science? With Praveen Paul
Pint of Science is a non-profit organized entirely by a grass-roots community of thousands of scientists across the world. Join this Teach Me in 10 session to hear Praveen Paul, the co-founder of Pint of Science, discuss how the festival was born and where she plans on taking it next.
The Laboratory for Radical Science With Professor Oded Rechavi
The tagline for the Rechavi lab at Tel Aviv University, Israel, is "The Laboratory for Radical Science", and in this Teach Me in 10 installment, you will find out why.
COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Challenges
Watch this video to learn more about overcoming distribution challenges and how equity plays a crucial role in determining the success of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Why COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects May Feel Worse After the Second Dose
This video explores why COVID-19 vaccines cause short-term side effects, and why these may feel worse after the second dose of the vaccine.
The Importance of Science Communication With Dr Carl May
Watch this Teach Me in 10 with Dr Carl May to discover the importance of science communication and to learn Mays's hints, tips and tricks.