#Women's Health

  • Article: Menstrual Products Are Too Expensive for Many Venezuelan Women

    Menstrual Products Are Too Expensive for Many Venezuelan Women

    From Voice of America|Aug. 13, 2019

    Due to Venezuala's declining economy, women are now unable to afford pads and basic health services. Read more

  • Article: Blind Women in Colombia Are Helping Detect Breast Cancer in Patients

    Blind Women in Colombia Are Helping Detect Breast Cancer in Patients

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 8, 2019

    When trained, these health care workers can detect 30% more tissue alterations than doctors. Read more

  • Article: More People Have a Mobile Phone Than a Toilet. A New Campaign From Harpic Aims to Help Change That.

    More People Have a Mobile Phone Than a Toilet. A New Campaign From Harpic Aims to Help Change That.

    By Imogen Calderwood|RB|Oct. 25, 2018

    2.3 billion people don’t have access to a toilet. Read more

  • Article: Melinda Gates Names Top South African Businesswoman Co-Chair of Global All-Women Philanthropy Group

    Melinda Gates Names Top South African Businesswoman Co-Chair of Global All-Women Philanthropy Group

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 25, 2018

    Melinda Gates passes over co-chairmanship of the Maverick Collective to Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe. Read more

  • Article: A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 25, 2018

    Sibulele Sibaca was orphaned at 16 by HIV — so she launched a foundation to support other girls. Read more

  • Article: French Montana and Adam Levine Just Released This Song for a Very Good Cause

    French Montana and Adam Levine Just Released This Song for a Very Good Cause

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 28, 2018

    They have raised $500,000 so far. Read more

  • Article: To Build a Healthier Future, We Must Be Relentless About Leaving No One Behind
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    To Build a Healthier Future, We Must Be Relentless About Leaving No One Behind

    By Nikolai Astrup|Aug. 13, 2018

    Ensuring good health is a human rights issue — and a gender equality one. Read more

  • Article: 12 Weird Euphemisms People Use Around the World Rather Than Just Saying the Word ‘Period’

    12 Weird Euphemisms People Use Around the World Rather Than Just Saying the Word ‘Period’

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 22, 2017

    5,000 slang terms for one simple word… Read more