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The Need to Protect the Vagina

The vagina plays a vital role in the body of the feminine and the world at large. The vagina opens the way for streams of sperm cells to sail through its walls to the room of the oviduct. 425 more words

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Take collaborative strategic action to lower maternal deaths

By Azka Asif, Rotary Service and Engagement staff

In honor of Maternal and Child Health Month, Past District Governor Dr. Himansu Basu, a Rotary Foundation Cadre of Technical Advisors… 842 more words

Vocational Service

"Bondye te voye ou!"

Welcome to my new blog!  I will start with a brief introduction and background for those of you who do not know our story.

On April 22nd, my husband Dave and I moved to Thomazeau, Haiti to work with… 240 more words

Maternal Health

Malaria in numbers

Today, 25th April 2017 is World Malaria Day.

Did you know…

  • That nearly half of the world’s population is at risk of malaria?
  • That in 2015, there were roughly 212 million malaria cases and an estimated 429000 malaria death?.
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Maternal Health

Nepal's villagers; Canada's Indigenous People

On the surface they are poles apart: Canada, one of the world’s most ‘developed’ nations and Nepal, still classified as a least developed country. But still, I keep finding parallels between villagers in Nepal and Canada’s poorest — Indigenous People. 376 more words


Show Me Your Cochrane!


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Turning a page for Maternity Care

I am pleasantly surprised that we may be FINALLY  turning a page in the her-story of medicalized maternity care.

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Will Trump's Global Family Planning Cuts Cause Side Effects?

Actress and U.N. Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador Ashley Judd visited a refugee camp in Mafraq, Jordan in 2016.
AP Photo/Raad Adayleh

Written by Rachel Sullivan Robinson…
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