Family planning

Concerns raised by FWRM about some men believing that any family planning initiated by women must have their consent

Concerns raised by FWRM about some men believing that any family planning initiated by women must have their consent In a consultation with the Minister of Health, some men expressed concern that women were using contraceptives without the consent of their husbands or partners, and felt that any family planning initiated by women should have […]

Family planning

New York veterans discuss the military’s impact on family planning

Being away from home is an integral part of military service. From training to deployments, the men and women who protect this country give a lot. Erin Mish would know. She is an 11-year-old veterinarian who served in the Army National Guard alongside her husband. She wanted to make a career out of it, but […]

Family health

Family medical history: the basics

A family medical history is a record of your family’s illnesses and health problems. You and your family members share genes. You may also have behaviors in common, such as exercise habits and what you like to eat. You can live in the same area and come into contact with similar things in the environment. […]

Family planning

No Pay Raise for Family Planning Council Employees for 18 Years

By Anna Chibamu ZIMBABWE National Family Planning Council (ZNFPC) workers have gone for nearly two decades without any pay raises, parliament heard on Tuesday. This came out during the hearing of evidence before the Health Portfolio Committee. The Zimbabwe Education, Science and Culture Workers Union (ZESCWU), on behalf of the workers’ committee, wrote to parliament […]