Reproductive history

Reproductive history

Midwives and healers : the newfoundland experience

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Cecilia Benoit
Edition: 
Vol 4, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1983
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is the product of knitting together the collective knowledge of women in outport Newfoundland to gain a deeper understanding of the history of women healers. Highlights the special role of the midwife. 

 


 


Likhaan and the struggle for reproductive rights in the Philippines

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English
Translated Title: 
Likhaan et la lutte pour faire reconnaître les droits génésiques aux Philippines
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Rita Morbia
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2012

Discusses the history, philosophy and operations of Likhaan, one of the Philippine’s leading women’s health organizations. Likhaan works in three basic areas: delivery of primary healthcare through clinics for women by trained community health workers, support for grassroots organizing with women and youth groups, and research-based advocacy on national issues.

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Summary report: early reproductive events and breast cancer workshop

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
National Cancer Institute
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Bethesda, MD

Summarizes the epidemiologic, clinical and animal studies findings related to early reproductive events and breast cancer risk.

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