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Healthwise: The importance of routine pelvic exams Dr. Gloria Bachmann, discusses the importance of routine pelvic exams for women.
Local painter Geniver Williams is a prolific artist and a mother of six who has been painting for several years.
U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey and women's health expert Dr. Linda Birnbaum led a forum on the causes, impacts and possible mitigation of the environmental effects on women at Mercy College on Monday, July 28. A dozen Westchester mayors, state Assembly members, council people and village trustees joined an audience made of mostly of women as Lowey, ... (more)
Wade established the right to first-trimester abortion, pro-life groups and lawmakers are negating its effects.
About the only reasonable thing in Justice Samuel Alito's otherwise asinine majority opinion on Hobby Lobby was this: the suggestion that maybe the government should find ways to ensure women have cost-free access to birth control.
There are a lot of questions to answer when it comes to women's health, from tampons to hair brushes.
The Supreme Court's recent Hobby Lobby decision, which allowed some for-profit companies to claim a religious exemption to Obamacare's contraception mandate, has sparked a heated debate over the definition of religious liberty and its role in modern society .
Since stricter abortion regulations went into effect in Texas in September, 46 percent of clinics have closed, and legal abortions have decreased by 13 percent, according to a study from the University's Texas Policy Evaluation Project released in July.
ASSAULT AND FLATTERY: THE TRUTH ABOUT THE LEFT AND THEIR WAR ON WOMEN By Katie Pavlich Threshold Editions, $26, 272 pages "Turn on a TV in Colorado and you might assume there are no issues more important to state voters than abortion rights, access to contraception and the definition of personhood."
By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer Breast-feeding mothers in northwestern Ohio and around the world will gather for the Big Latch On on Saturday, an effort to raise awareness of breast-feeding and to set a record for the most women simultaneously breast-feeding.
"This is an issue where you're making up my views," Gillespie said, who added that he thinks birth control pills should be available without a prescription.
"My mother died while giving birth to my brother, Ehsaan," said Nabila with tears in her eyes.
AMETEK, Inc. today announced the appointment of Kurtis L. Goos as Vice President and General Manager, Engineered Medical Components, within AMETEK's Engineered Materials, Interconnects and Packaging Division.
You probably already know that Americans are logging a lot of screen time these days; however did you know that by 2015, each person will spend an average of 15.5 hours per day consuming traditional and digital media? That's more than half a day! Medical experts see a number of health implications from this increased screen time.
The United Nations Population Fund Friday expressed its deep concern about the impact of the ongoing Gaza conflict on women's health and access to safe births.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:41 am
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