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It’s Time to Take the Penis off Its Pedestal – Scientific American

It can taste, smell and sing. It can be a corkscrew, a crowbar or a hypodermic needle

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‘This has to stop’: NC leaders call for legislation to address Black maternal health crisis – The Fayetteville Observer

Kristen Johnson|The Fayetteville Observer The racial disparities in healthcare pose grave, deadly threats for Black women in North Carolina, and leaders in the state are pushing to address theissue with new policy and legislation. On Wednesday, Action NC, a grassroots organization focused on inequality in the state, launched its Black MaternalHealth Care campaign to advocate for policy changes needed to improve maternal and reproductive healthcare for Black women and women of color

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The White House Is Taking Womens Issues Seriously. Really. – The New York Times

Ms. Tchen and Valerie Jarrett, who was named the councils chair, initially considered creating a cabinet-level gender council position or a broader gender ambassador, but decided against it in the end. It sounds counterintuitive, but they felt that it would give the designated gender person less power every time issues like sexual harassment in the military or sexual assault on college campuses arose.

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Simple, accurate and evidence-based: U of T experts create women’s health resource – News@UofT

In response to challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, three women from the University of Torontos Temerty Faculty of Medicine have created an online video series and information forum focused on womens health. The forum known asWomen's Health Education Made Simple(WHEMS) aims todebunk health myths, correct misinformationand destigmatizetopics like pregnancy loss, mental healthand period health

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Customary and religious laws are impeding progress towards women’s health in Nigeria – The Conversation CA

Numerous countries have committed themselves to promoting the sexual and reproductive health of women and girls by ratifying international human rights treaties.

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A brief history of the menopause taboo – goodhousekeeping.com

More of us are now opening up about menopause.

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Flo Health Surveyed nearly 3,500 Women to Find out how the Pandemic Has Impacted Sexual Desire, Relationship Quality, and Mental Health – PRNewswire

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Reproductive rights face increasing threats no matter what actions President Biden takes | Letters – Chicago Sun-Times

While I am excited for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris to usher in a progressive agenda, the crushingly repressive regime in place for the last four years wont disappear overnight. Despite significant gains in health care access under the Affordable Care Act, the federal policies of the Trump administration, paired with decreased federal funding, have significantly eroded equal access to health care. Those people most affected by these restrictions are low-income, people of color and undocumented folks, who already face systemic barriers to care due to racist and discriminatory policies past and present.

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EXCLUSIVE: PCOS and Exercise: What is the connection and all that you need to know about it – PINKVILLA

PCOS being one of the most common endocrinopathies in young women of reproductive age, we must understand how to deal with the symptoms. Some of the common symptoms women with PCOS have to deal with are irregular periods and acne breakouts due to hormonal imbalance due to excess androgens

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Lancet hails reproductive health activist Rani Bang, calls her initiative model for rest of the world – The Indian Express

Sixty-nine-year old Dr Rani Bang has conducted scores of sex education sessions for adolescents and teenagers across Maharashtra.

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How rooibos can benefit reproductive health in both men and women – IOL

By Lifestyle Reporter Feb 12, 2021 Share this article: This month, which is recognised as Reproductive Health Month, the spotlight has fallen on another 21st century crisis plummeting fertility rates. Dr Crystal Meletiou, a therapist specialising in supporting women with fertility and menopausal challenges says it is a common misconception that male fertility will continue well past a womans decline in fertility

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Why research and conversation about menopause is letting down Black and Asian people – goodhousekeeping.com

Despite menopause being a process that half the population are directly impacted by, it remains a taboo topic, shrouded in mystery and stigma. Weve encountered the change that occurs when a person experiences their last period, normally between the ages of 45 and 55, predominantly through a plethora of stereotypes: the cantankerous and unhinged older woman grappling with mood swings and hot flushes. Work has taken place in attempts to demystify menopause, from parliament debating NHS menopause services to Menopause: The Musical embarking on a tour across the UK and Ireland in 2019

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Know with the flow: Fact-checking Libras pad trivia – The Spinoff

How much can you trust the information youre pulling off a pad wrapper? Mirjam Guesgen finds out. Those with menstrual cycles may be familiar with Libras Odd Spots mini-facts you can read while spending more than the reasonable amount of time on the loo during that time of the month

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Gender and punishment – The Indian Express

The arrest of climate activist Disha Ravi on the charge of sharing a protest toolkit and the burning of posters and effigies of Greta Thunberg carries ominous messages beyond the obvious ones relating to dissent and freedom of speech. One does not have to agree with the nature of Greta Thunbergs environmental activism to conclude that reactions to her tweeted support for the farmers agitation reveal some deeply troubling aspects about gender in Indian society. You do not even have to be supportive of the cause of the farmers to think that our public culture has mutated to a particular level of toxic masculinity.

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New WHO report reveals urgency of confronting tobacco use among women – WHO/Europe

A new report by WHO/Europe about women and the tobacco epidemic has been launched. The report, Through a gender lens: women and tobacco in the WHO European Region, has revealed that, although tobacco use among women is decreasing overall, the rate is going down at a much slower pace than in men, and in some countries it is increasing

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Sperm Bank Market 2021 Unexpected Growth Consistency, Emerging Key Industries and Regional Forecast Till 2027 | Actionable Insights Till 2027 FLA…

Worldwide Sperm Bank Market Analysis to 2027 is a specialized and in-depth study of the Sperm Bank Market Industry with a focus on the global market trend. The report aims to provide an overview of global Sperm Bank Market with detailed market segmentation by product/application and geography. The global Sperm Bank Market is expected to witness high growth during the forecast period.

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Post-Impeachement Hearing, What Will Happen Next on Soaps [Spoilers] – Soaps.com

Now that the hearings are over, the big February sweeps plots can finally kick into high gear! Thanks to breaking news,Days of Our Liveswas the only soap to air a full weeks worth of episodes last week and even it was bumped off the airwaves in many markets.

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Gujarat`s first trans doctor freezes sperm to become a mother in future – Zee News

New Delhi: In a first of its kind, a trans woman from Gujarat, Dr Jesnoor Dayara, preserved her sperms at Dr Nayana Patels hospital in Anand, so that she can be a biological parent and a mother to her child in future. Dr Jesnoor Dayara was born a man, but she always felt like a woman.

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The Costs Of A One-Night-Stand – Family and Matrimonial – Canada – Mondaq News Alerts

16 February 2021 Clark Wilson LLP To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. People seek out legal advice for many big decisions: Need tosign a contract? Immigrating to a new country

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Sperm Bank Market Executive Summary, Introduction, Sizing, Analysis and Forecast To 2026|Cryos International, Androcryos, New England Cryogenic…

The Global Sperm Bank Market Report, 2021-26, is a direct, informative document containing important data across historical and current timelines, providing report readers with an innovative understanding of stable revenue generation and optimizing business discretion for global sustainability. Features such as expanding interests and subsequent developments by market, analysis of market size by value and size, and evaluation of additional factors such as drivers, threats, challenges and opportunities are fully mitigated in this illustrative report, which is provided to optimize business discretionary adjustments.

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The Young and the Restless Spoilers: Will Abby Call Off Surrogacy, Choose to Wait for Chance? – Celebrity Dirty Laundry

The Young and the Restless (Y&R) spoilers tease that Mariah Copeland (Camryn Grimes) will get ready to move forward with the surrogacy process.

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Man, whose father donated sperm 500 times, is scared of meeting siblings on dating apps – Times Now

Zave Fors&nbsp 24-year-old Zave Fors from the US state of Oregon is facing a predicament that is funny and tragic at the same time. The 24-year-old, who recently discovered that his father has 'sold his sperm 500 times', is terrified of joining dating apps as he thinks he might end up matching with one of his siblings. Over the years, Fors has managed to track down eight of his siblings.

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Gay Doncaster couple rejected from adopting see their ‘dreams come true’ after two-year struggle to have baby – Yorkshire Live

A gay couple who have faced a two-year struggle to have a baby after being rejected by an adoption agency say their "dreams have come true" after they became dads for the first time. Engaged Harvey Cooper, 30, and Adam Williams, 25, have welcomed their son Jacob into the world with the help of a surrogate mum. The pair, who met five years ago, had always known they wanted kids but suffered a heart-breaking setback two years ago when an adoption agency turned them away for health reasons, as Adam has had three kidney transplants

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Law of the Heart teasers this March 2021: What you can expect – Briefly

In March 2021 premiere episodes of Telemundo's Law of the Heart, Julia is in a dilemma on whether to be with Pablo or Camilo. Who will win the battle to have her heart? Read the following Law of the Heart teasers to find out

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Fertility Services Market Global Industry Analysis Report | Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Landscape 2021 2027 Olympus Corporation, Cook,…

A new market report by Data Bridge Market Research on the Fertility Services Market has been released with reliable information and accurate forecasts for a better understanding of the current and future market scenarios. The report offers an in-depth analysis of the global market, including qualitative and quantitative insights, historical data, and estimated projections about the market size and shares in the forecast period.

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