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Awareness and predictors of female genital mutilation/cutting among young health advocates

Int J Womens Health. 2015 Feb 20;7:259-69. doi: 10.2147/IJWH.S78664. eCollection 2015.

Awareness and predictors of female genital mutilation/cutting among young health advocates

Abolfotouh SM, Ebrahim AZ, Abolfotouh MA… 284 more words

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2015 County Health Rankings Key Findings Report

2015 County Health Rankings Key Findings Report
Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The County Health Rankings are an easy-to-use snapshot of the health of nearly every county in the nation.

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Health And Health Care

Using Data to Promote Policy Change and Advance Sexual and Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights

Mr. Kumar discussed the use of data in promoting the rights of women and children. Ms. Gilmore stressed the need to aid women who do not have the ability to make choices. 342 more words

Sustainability

I Don't Have A Perforated Uterus And Other Stories From My Womb

I don’t have a perforated uterus. My IUD did not fall out. I’m not pregnant. There isn’t a hunk of levonorgestrel-laced plastic trashing my entrails and burrowing through my abdominal wall. 787 more words

Survey | How Race and Religion Shape Millennial Attitudes on Sexuality and Reproductive Health

Survey | How Race and Religion Shape Millennial Attitudes on Sexuality and Reproductive Health
Source: Public Religion Research Institute

A majority (53%) of millennials say the country has gotten pretty seriously off on the wrong track, compared to 45% who say it is going in the right direction.

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Social And Cultural Issues

What's scarier, suburban sprawl or a shape-shifting sexually transmitted demon?

There’s a line in It Follows that I would have written down, had I been able to temporarily disengage the two-handed terror-grip that I maintained on my date’s upper arm from the first 45 seconds of the film onward, but the gist was this: One of the secondary characters shares the realization that her parents had forbidden her from ever crossing 8 Mile unsupervised — … 393 more words

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Tampons Be Gone!

Women don’t like to talk about reproductive health. Often even with their own daughters. I remember when my mother tried to have “the talk” with me when I was eleven. 438 more words

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