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Family Health Center COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic offering booster doses and 1st or 2nd shots in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI – People can walk in, or call ahead for an appointment, to get a COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-thru clinic in Kalamazoo. The Family Health Center (FHC) will be hosting a drive-in clinic to administer COVID-19 vaccines on Tuesday, November 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kalamazoo Central High School, 2432 […]

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Indian Family Health Clinic receives $30,000 to promote COVID-19 vaccines

The Fort Belknap Tribes and Indian Family Health Clinic, an Indian Health Service facility in Great Falls, are among 12 Indigenous entities that have received a $30,000 grant to help fight COVID-19. Register:for the Tribune newsletter on tribal news IllumiNative, an organization that promotes Indigenous representation, provided the grants through its For the love of […]

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Patient care is a family affair for respiratory therapists UK HealthCare

LEXINGTON, Kentucky (October 29, 2021) — When Morgan Mellott shows up to work on the adult COVID-19 floor of Albert B. Chandler Hospital at the University of Kentucky, everyone guesses what the day will bring. Which COVID-19 patients are they still clinging to? Which COVID-19 patients declined? Which COVID-19 patients who were here the day […]

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Child Family Health International (CFHI) Partnership | MUSK

Child Family Health International (CFHI) and the Center for Global Health have partnered through an Institutional Affiliation Agreement to engage MUSC students and interns in a wide variety of community health projects in low-income countries low and intermediate. Providing programs specifically designed for MUSC students and interns, CFHI is a leader in global health education, […]

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Governor Evers visits Marshfield Family Health Center to learn about new substance use disorder program

MINOCQUA, Wis. (WSAW) – Governor Evers visited Marshfield Family Health Center on Tuesday afternoon to learn about their new “hub and spoke” program. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has partnered with three health care providers in a new approach to treat Badgercare Plus and Medicaid members who have substance use disorders. After the tour, […]

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Astros vs. Braves World Series will be a father-son family affair for Snitkers

HOUSTON (AP) — Regardless of how this year’s World Series ends, a Snitker will get a championship ring. This edition of the Fall Classic is a family affair with Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker in the dugout across from his son, Houston Astros co-hitter coach Troy Snitker. Close all their lives, they will be rivals […]

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The World Series, a father-son family affair for Snitkers

HOUSTON (AP) — Regardless of how this year’s World Series ends, a Snitker will get a championship ring. This edition of the Fall Classic is a family affair with Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker in the dugout across from his son, Houston Astros co-hitter coach Troy Snitker. Close all their lives, they will be rivals […]

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Family affair: Kabalis sisters ready to make their debut as coaches for Hilo High in Kamehameha

Before becoming a women’s volleyball coach at Hilo High, Kaleinani Kabalis achieved a level that very few coaches in the state have, much like her sister Kuulei Kabalis, her co-coach. Kalei played a year for the Vikings before moving to Moanalua, which plays in the much tougher OIA in Oahu, following in the footsteps of […]

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Center for Family Health Announces 30th Anniversary Art and Photo Contest

(22 October 2021 11:16) The Center for Family Health has announced that it is hosting an art and photo contest in conjunction with the 30 Health Centerand Birthday party. The contest is open to all professional and amateur artists or photographers living in Jackson, Michigan, ages 12 and older. Traditional, contemporary, avant-garde, creative and experimental […]

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A family affair: yes, families are political

Jacob Priest is a licensed marriage and family therapist and professor at the University of Iowa. He co-hosts the attached podcast. (Jacob Priest) At the end of each semester, I receive feedback from my students on what they thought of my course. As someone who teaches relationships and families, I’m always a little surprised that […]

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The Hoss Foundation strengthens family resources available at WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital

Published on 21/10/2021 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Hoss Foundation is building on its nearly 30-year tradition of giving to WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital with three gifts — totaling $175,000 — that will provide much-needed support to patients and their families. families. The Hostetler family includes (left to right) Jason and Amy Hostetler and their family, […]

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Former Librarian Haines takes over at Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic

KBBI listeners know Claudia Haines from her year on the air as the host of Radio Story Time. It was when she was a librarian at the Homer Public Library. Today, she is CEO of the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic. “I think my library colleagues kind of said it best that it was a […]

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Erie County to Participate in “Welloween” Family Health Fair at Explore & More

Metro Creative Connection Submitted Mon October 18, 2021 6:25 PM The event will focus on community wellness, healthy neighborhoods and early intervention programs, as well as the Erie County Department of Social Services Representatives from the Erie County Health Department will be on duty at the “Welloween” Family Health Fair at Explore & More in […]

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Namibia: Family planning remains a huge challenge

REDUCING the vast unmet need for family planning remains a major challenge in Namibia. This was said by the Executive Director of Health and Social Services, Ben Nangombe, while commemorating World Contraception Day at the Neudamm campus of the University of Namibia last week. World Contraception Day aims to promote awareness of contraception and empower […]

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HHS Rule Change for Title X Family Planning Puts Patients First, Lifts Harmful Restrictions – Sedona.Biz

Phoenix A-Z (October 18, 2021) – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released its final rule for the Title X program, rolling back Trump-era restrictions and putting patients first, marking a critical step toward restoring access to Title X-funded care for thousands of people across Arizona. “We are deeply grateful that the […]

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Hispanic Heritage Month: North Alabama’s tamale truck is a family affair

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the City of Huntsville is highlighting the work of volunteers, leaders and organizations that have had a significant impact on the city’s Hispanic/Latino populations. Before Teresita’s Tamales became the first tamale truck in northern Alabama, it was a humble undertaking for a family looking to make ends meet. […]

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Homecoming is a big family affair for ‘Wildcat Nation’ | school

B-CU fans wait for the parade to pass on Saturday morning. DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./DAYTONA TIMES Malachie Besilien, a senior from Bethune-Cookman University, was in good spirits on Saturday. It was back to school. She was surrounded by her fellow Wildcats and heeled with her sisters with Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority. Throughout the weekend, and […]

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Baby bust: How the COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped family planning

Samara Perez outside her Montreal home with her two children, newborn Eytan and three-year-old daughter Liev.Karene-Isabelle Jean-Baptiste/The Globe and Mail Samara Perez and her husband Joe Brier were planning to have a second child when the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic in March 2020. As the crisis escalated, the couple’s fears mounted: If […]

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Family Health Service office promises affordable care in Bellevue | Health

Family Health Services, a nonprofit founded in 1982 in Burley, Idaho, will open a new office at 602 N. Main St. in Bellevue this winter. The facility will provide deeply discounted medical, dental and behavioral health services to eligible residents. The new facility will provide a close-to-home option for Wood River Valley residents who traveled […]

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Family planning benefits should include foster and adoptive parents

Most families have nine months to prepare for the arrival of a child, but Andrea Danes and her husband had less than a week to prepare their homes – and their lives – for the arrival of their 11-year-old daughter. year. “When we brought him into our home, it was literally a decision that was […]

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Opening of primary care at the new Cleveland Clinic in Lorain; Amherst Family Health expands its services

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio – A new primary care clinic in Lorain has started seeing patients, and a family health center in Amherst now offers services to cancer patients. El Centro Cleveland Clinic Outpatient Center The new primary care clinic is housed within the social services agency Lorain El Centro de Servicios Sociales Inc. The Cleveland […]

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North Country Family Health Center Planning Expansion, Celebrating 50th Anniversary | Health issues

WATERTOWN – With the 50th anniversary of the North Country Family Health Center on Tuesday, as well as celebrations via Zoom due to the pandemic, the organization will celebrate by kicking off planning for an expansion and renovation of its main campus. The project will add 1,700 square feet to the main campus building, expanding […]

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Understanding Family Planning Decision-Making: Perspectives from Providers and Community Actors in Istanbul, Turkey | BMC Women’s Health

The results of this study highlight the main factors that influence family planning decision-making. According to Turkey’s 2018 Demographic and Health Survey, 99.5% of married women of reproductive age know at least one method of contraception [8]. Our results are consistent with existing literature which shows that contraceptive methods (whether modern or traditional) are widely […]

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Upper Great Lakes Family Health receives $770,000 in federal funding

GWINN, Mich. (WLUC) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer and U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Gary Peters (D-MI) announced this week that approximately $1.3 million in federal funding will be distributed to providers health care UP. $770,000 has been allocated to the Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center. Upper Great Lakes, or UGL, operates 12 sites […]

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In New York, real estate is a family affair

After earning her GED, she eventually moved in with her grandfather, Seymour Durst, in his Old York Library townhouse until his death. For 11 years she slept in the fiction room. Today, she lives in Brooklyn and runs Chashama, a nonprofit that organizes affordable or free studios and galleries for artists in the city, including […]

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In Austin, a rally to protect abortion rights was a family affair

In the popular imagination, pro-choice protesters are usually college students, coastal activists, or other young people who aren’t necessarily raising children (but who are determined to decide for themselves when and if they will). ). Realistically, however, the majority of people seeking an abortion have given birth; according to the Guttmacher Institute, 61% of people […]

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Title X: Biden Administration Overturns Trump Rule Barring Federally Funded Family Planning Clinics From Referring Abortion

The Biden administration revoked a Trump-era rule that had become a flashpoint in the abortion wars, saying Monday it would no longer block clinics that receive federal family planning assistance from advise people to terminate their pregnancies. The new rule in the half-century-old family planning program known as Title X will allow health centers to […]

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Malawi: USAID estimates that 20% of women in Malawi do not have access to family planning methods

One in five women continue to report unmet family planning needs associated with insufficient access to maternal health services, a situation that contributes to early pregnancy and high fertility rates. United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Mission Director Melissa Francis said these factors are in turn the contributing factors to the high number […]

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Sporting pedigree: it’s a family affair

The Williams sisters have proven to be the most successful and influential pair of siblings over the past two decadesJulie Edgley/Flickr Top athletes are more than just athletes; they possess a certain level of celebrity. The general public is interested in their life outside of the shows, and their families tend to be a favorite […]

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Evergreen Family Health suspends 2-year effort to build center in Charlotte

A sign in the city of Charlotte. File photo by Emily Greenberg/VTDigger CHARLOTTE — Evergreen Family Health Partners has suspended efforts to bring the Charlotte Family Health Center back to Charlotte. The company announced its decision on September 15, citing regulatory hurdles, controversy and a lawsuit as factors in the choice. Evergreen Family Health Partners […]