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Female Reproductive Health

Why Menstruation Matters: Raising Our Voices for Women Worldwide

Caren Odanga | Posted 06.01.2015 | Impact
Caren Odanga

In rural Kenya, many girls cannot afford sanitary products. I am also struck by how menstruation is stigmatized in so many different countries. To mark Menstrual Hygiene Day on May 28, I join hundreds around the world to break the silence and stigma around menstrual hygiene management.

How the Top 3 New Year's Resolutions Can Help You Have a Baby in 2015

Dr. Angeline Beltsos | Posted 03.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Angeline Beltsos

If you'd like to eat healthy and eat for fertility at the same time, there are fertility nutrition counselors that can prescribe a custom diet that can work for you. They can also help with diet accountability and answer questions you may have as you work towards your goal.

6 Things You Can Teach Your Daughter About Her Body

Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park | Posted 05.17.2014 | Parents
Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park

Little girls don't stay little forever. And as your daughter develops into a young woman, you'll need to have the "talk" with her about her changing body. Here are six topics you should cover to ensure she has the information she needs about her developing body.

10 Things You May Not Know About Lady Parts

Posted 03.19.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul This area is gorgeously complicated and full of surprises. Here are just a few. 1. During arousal, your lady parts act like his...

Colorado Supreme Court Rejects Fetal Rights Case

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 07.06.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. DENVER- The national media storm came and went. The Colorado bishops issued their condemnation. And t...

Catholic Hospital Says Its Defense Was 'Morally Wrong'

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 04.06.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- It was a startling assertion that seemed an about-face from church doctrine: A Catholic hospital arguing in a Colorado court that twin fetus...

Dad In Catholic Hospital Abortion Case: It's About 'Their Bottom Line'

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 01.26.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. CANON CITY— Jeremy Stodghill isn’t the kind of Christian who believes the Gospels map an earthly ...

Jaweed Kaleem

Church To Investigate Catholic Hospital That Argued Fetuses Are Not People

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.26.2013 | Religion

The bishops of Colorado are vowing to undertake a "full review" of the "policies and practices" a Catholic health nonprofit that has argued in medica...

In Malpractice Suit, Catholic Hospital Argues Fetuses Are Not People

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 01.24.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Lori Stodghill was 31-one years old, seven-months pregnant with twin boys and feeling sick when she a...

5 Secrets You Need To Tell Your Gynecologist

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul From the easy-to-forget details to the hard-to-talk-about problems, your gynecologist needs to know it all. Click through th...

We Need to Pay More Attention to Reproductive Health

Suzanne Ehlers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Suzanne Ehlers

The Millennium Development Goals Summit was an important opportunity for those of us in the reproductive health field to come together and fight for women and families.