MIMS Women's Health Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for women's health issues, including contraception, HRT, postmenopausal osteoporosis,  breast disorders and menstrual disorders. 

Latest news

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Draft NICE approval for new fibroid treatment

Around 4500 women in England and Wales will be eligible...

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HRT products limited to three-month supply

The dispensing of three HRT products is temporarily...

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Shortages of oestrogen-only HRT reported

'Exceptionally high demand' has resulted in shortages...

New reloadable single-handed levonorgestrel IUS available on NHS

Benilexa One Handed (levonorgestrel IUS) is indicated...

HRT prescription charges to be reduced

The cost of repeat HRT prescriptions will be cut in...

At-a-glance product comparison charts.

Summaries of key national guidance.


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Pregnancy due date

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Baby age

Enter a baby's date of birth to calculate his or her age in weeks.

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