Category Archives: Medical
Tweet by Anita Swanson Speake She had confidence and style. “Hi. My name is Cynthia,” she announced with a smile. “And don’t let this head decoration fool you. I really do think bald is beautiful, but there are some days … Continue reading
Tweet By Amber Dems — Staff reporter Updated: 06/24/2013 11:42:21 AM PDT LAKE COUNTY — In the heart of Cobb Mountain, Brittney Wise was days away from delivering a baby boy, when she noticed an immense pain in her uterus … Continue reading
Tweet Original post can be found at Impact Blog “In the early 20th century, distribution of and education about contraceptives were illegal in the United States, leading to the widespread use of ineffective contraceptive methods. This continued until Margaret Sanger … Continue reading
Tweet Statement of Policy As Issued by the Executive Board of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists and the American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Tweet Global leaders unite to provide 120 million women in the world’s poorest countries with access to contraceptives by 2020 London, July 11, 2012 –Voluntary family planning services will reach an additional 120 million women and girls in the world’s … Continue reading
Tweet Providing family planning information and services to millions of women and girls in the poorest countries in the world gives them the opportunity to determine their own futures, and the best future for their children.
Tweet “Dr. Paula Dhanda is being recognized for her medical efforts and also for the goodwill she spreads in our community, our country and the world. She has been active in the international community for the promotion of women’s health … Continue reading
Tweet “The day of birth is the most dangerous day in the life of a woman and her child,” stated commission co-chair Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg of Norway in today’s announcement (March 27, 2012).
Tweet Every year, an estimated 360,000 women die in pregnancy and childbirth and around eight million children die before their fifth birthday. Millions can be saved if they have access to the right health.