#women's health

  • Article: Cervical Cancer Could Basically Be Eliminated by 2100: Report
    Health

    Cervical Cancer Could Basically Be Eliminated by 2100: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 22, 2019

    Cervical cancer kills more than 300,000 women every year. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Women Were Forced to Get Their Tubes Tied. Human Rights Groups Are Calling on Canada to Act.
    Health

    Indigenous Women Were Forced to Get Their Tubes Tied. Human Rights Groups Are Calling on Canada to Act.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 19, 2018

    At least 60 women have joined a lawsuit alleging they were forced to have their tubes tied. Read more

  • Article: The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life
    Health

    The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life

    By Jana SepehrErica Sanchez  and  Diana Duong|Aug. 22, 2018

    The GFF was launched to help countries transform their health systems and end preventable deaths. Read more

  • Article: Why We Need a Development Approach That Prioritizes Gender Equality and Better Health
    AdvocacyHealth

    Why We Need a Development Approach That Prioritizes Gender Equality and Better Health

    By Mariam Claeson|July 6, 2018

    We can put a stop to preventable deaths. Read more

  • Article: Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax
    Health

    Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax

    June 18, 2018

    The bill would recategorize tampons from non-essential "luxury" items to essential health products. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Less Likely to Receive CPR from Bystanders Than Men
    Girls & Women

    Women Are Less Likely to Receive CPR from Bystanders Than Men

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A closer look at how biases can be life-threatening. Read more

  • Article: This Disease Leaves Someone Blind Every 15 Minutes — and Women Are the Most Vulnerable
    Health

    This Disease Leaves Someone Blind Every 15 Minutes — and Women Are the Most Vulnerable

    By Gabriella Canal|June 23, 2017

    It’s entirely preventable, yet it leaves millions around the world irreversibly blind. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Mourns the Death of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin
    Girls & Women

    Global Citizen Mourns the Death of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin

    By Leticia Pfeffer|June 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The former UNFPA Director dedicated his life to fighting for women's health. Read more