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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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KEEPING THE PROMISES ~$2M for Gr. Lawrence Family Health Center – The Valley Patriot

May 2022 – Last month, Lawrence Mayor Brian A. DePeña joined U.S. Representative Lori Trahan (MA-3), the Lawrence State delegation, Lawrence City Council members, and leaders of the GLFHC to announce $2 million in federal funding secured by Trahan to expand primary health care services available to patients at the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center […]

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Family Planning Crucial Investment for Future Generations: BKKBN

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Family planning The (KB) program is an important investment in Indonesian skilled human resources (HR) in the long term, according to the National Population and Family Planning Agency (BKKBN). “One in four children under the age of five in Indonesia suffer from stunting, a condition marked by stunted growth due to […]

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Crucial investment in family planning for future generations: BKKBN

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Family Planning (KB) program is an important investment for Indonesian skilled human resources in the long term, according to the National Population and Family Planning Agency (BKKBN). “One in four children under the age of five in Indonesia suffer from stunting, a condition marked by stunted growth due to malnutrition, repeated […]

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Art in the city fuels Family Health Center’s ‘care ballet’

Sarah Connell Sanders | Corresponding Lou Brady, president and CEO of Worcester Family Health Center, isn’t one to sit in his office with the door closed. Just a few weeks ago, he spent the entire day shadowing one of FHC’s physicians, Dr. Katharine Barnard, to gain a more authentic understanding of the patient and provider […]

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The history of Indian preference for sons and its impact on contraceptive use

“A son will carry on our family line. He will look after us in our old age. It doesn’t matter if our first child is a girl, then we will try for a son,” said Seema Kumari, 33. Among the Indians, she is not the only one to feel this. On the International Day of […]

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Santa Clara Family Health Plan Announces Booster and Barber Day – COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic in Style | New

Local Community Health Plan partners with trusted community organizations to host unique COVID-19 vaccination clinic and offers free haircuts to participating residents SAN JOSE, CA., May 26, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Santa Clara Family Health Plan (SCFHP) has partnered with COVID-19 Black (a Unity Care initiative) and Roots Community Health Center to provide free COVID […]

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Raising Bay Dolphins is a Family Affair

By Pippa Salmon ” WHAT ARE YOU DOING ? Have you spotted anything yet? » Wearing bright orange vests, big binoculars and big smiles (or stares of intense concentration), Dolphin Research Institute (DRI) interns are easy to spot. I happen to be one of them. Every week we spend a few hours by the beach […]

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The Cottage Country Family Health Team in Gravenhurst is looking to expand

Photo credit: Mathew Reisler The Town of Gravenhurst will seek to amend the agreement it has with the Cottage Country Family Health Team (CCFHT), allowing the operation to expand. The nonprofit currently occupies only the first floor of the two-story building at 5 Pineridge Gate. The idea is that the second floor would contain diagnostic […]

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Reaching Family Planning Goals – The Hindu

India needs to focus on improving access to family planning services not only for adults but also for the younger population India needs to focus on improving access to family planning services not only for adults but also for the younger population India’s family planning program has improved access to contraceptives. This led to a […]

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UPDATE – Regional Health determines that Arnprior and District Family Health Team data has been impacted by computer system breach

Breadcrumb Links GlobeNewswire Author of the article: Content of the article ARNPRIOR, Ontario, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Arnprior and District Family Health Team (ADFHT) Board Chair Jay Johnston and ADFHT Executive Director Karen Simpson have released the following joint statement: “On December 21, 2021, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) became aware of unauthorized access […]

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Mental Health Awareness Month: It’s a Family Affair

Parents of children struggling with mental health issues face several by-products that can impact their performance at work and in daily life. According to data from Brightline, if your child has a mental health problem, you are twice as likely to have one yourself. Tebben says there’s also a 50% higher chance of divorce if […]

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Kalamazoo Family Health Center Receives Grant for COVID Vaccination Efforts

The investment will allow the KalamazooFamily Health Center (FHC) to better serve more than 51,000 patients with new equipment and improved health care delivery. “Collaboration and commitment have driven our joint success in testing and vaccinating thousands of Kalamazoo residents,” said Denise Crawford, President and CEO of the Family Health Center. “Bronson Healthcare Group was […]

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Ministers Announce Delivery of New On-Farm Family Health Check Program Vehicle to Balmoral

DAERA Minister Edwin Poots and Health Minister Robin Swann toured the state-of-the-art new Farm Family Health Check Program (FFHCP) vehicle provided by a £95,000 investment from the Fight Against Rural Poverty and Social Isolation (TRPSI) from DAERA. The FFHCP provides a comprehensive physical and mental health screening and counseling service to farmers visiting the 28 […]

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The good and bad news from the latest National Family Health Survey

The findings of the fifth cycle of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS), conducted over two years from 2019, are a mix of highs and lows. While child malnutrition remains a concern, women’s literacy has improved and fewer women are marrying before they turn 18. The NFHS is one of the most definitive snapshots of […]

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Dot Foods opens family health center for employees

“Caring for our employees and their loved ones is one of the most important jobs we do,” said Matt Holt, vice president of human resources for Dot. “We are a family business. And from day one, our co-founders Robert and Dorothy Tracy wanted to treat their employees like family. Our best-in-class benefits package is one […]

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Family planning trips – Egypt – Al-Ahram Weekly

Serious measures are needed to deal with the increase in population Six convoys for reproductive health and family planning were deployed on Monday to 18 villages in six governorates. The convoys, supervised by the Ministry of Health, will work from May 9 to 12. They are part of the National Initiative for the Development of […]

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HHS awards $16.3 million for telehealth for family planning

The US Department of Health and Human Services announced this week that it has awarded $16.3 million in grants to improve telehealth infrastructure and the capacity of reproductive health clinics nationwide. HHS used funds available through the US bailout to award the money to 31 Title X family planning recipients for a 12-month project period […]

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Swearing-In Ceremony is a Family Affair for New Fresno Levine Administrator – GV Wire

The swearing in of new Fresno Unified Trustee Andy Levine last week was a family affair involving both of his parents. His mother, Trudy Thom, took the oath, which Levine swore while holding his “bible” — “A Geography of Time,” a book written by his late father, Fresno State professor emeritus and renowned social psychologist […]

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Commentary: Residents of British Columbia are dying for a family doctor

A comment on behalf of BC Health Care Matters. The mission of our Department of Health is “to ensure that quality, appropriate, cost-effective and timely health services are available to all British Columbians”. The lack of primary care in British Columbia is nothing less than a crisis and represents an abject failure of successive governments. […]

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9 out of 10 Filipinos consider the family planning fund important

MANILA, Philippines — Nearly nine in 10 Filipino adults believe it is important for the government to allocate adequate public funding for modern family planning methods, a March 2022 Pulse Asia survey found. The survey, released by the Philippine Legislators Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD), showed that 88% of respondents said it was important […]

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Family planning indices are improving in rivers, confirms Banigo

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential aspirant and Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike has revealed that he has a clear plan to counter the activities of marauding bandits in Katsina State and other parts of the country, if elected President of Nigeria.The presidential aspirant also pledged that he would produce real and rapid improvements […]

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Airdrie House and Home: turning household chores into a family affair

Helping children with household chores reduces the burden on parents and teaches the skills children need to become independent adults. But other benefits may surprise. When it comes to household chores, having a child at home increases the workload exponentially. Endless toys, games, books and equipment; inevitable spills and endless laundry – kids and messes […]

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With some exceptions, underage marriages down in most states: National Family Health Survey

While the national average for underage marriages has fallen, the rate has increased in Punjab, West Bengal, Manipur, Tripura and Assam, according to the fifth National Family Health Survey (NFHS), conducted between 2019 and 2021. The latest data – NFHS-5 – was released by Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya in Vadodara, Gujarat on Thursday. Tripura […]

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India’s total fertility rate drops from 2.2 to 2.0: National Family Health Survey

The report of the fifth round of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) found that India’s total fertility rate declined from 2.2 to 2.0, indicating the significant progress in control measures Population. Total fertility rate (TFR), measured as the average number of children per woman, fell from 2.2 to 2.0 nationally between NFHS-4 and 5. […]

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Rare disease marketing has become a family affair

For an example of how far precision medicine has come over the past quarter century, spend a few minutes on the phone with Debra Miller, Founder and CEO of CureDuchenne. Twenty years ago, when doctors diagnosed her son Hawken with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), no clinical trials were underway to study this rare and fatal […]

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Employed women more likely to use modern contraception: National Family Health Survey report

Working women are more likely to use modern contraception, according to detailed results from the fifth round of the National Family Health Survey 2019-21 released by the Department of Health and Family Welfare. A brief fact sheet was published in November last year. The data indicates that 66.3% of working women use a modern contraceptive […]

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Mandaviya Releases 5th Family Health Report, Sanitation Improvements Observed

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday released the national report of the fifth round of National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) at ‘Swasthya Chintan Shivir’ held in Vadodara of Gujarat. Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and Union Minister of State for Health Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar were also present on the occasion. […]

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Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya Releases 5th Report of National Family Health Survey

The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya released the National Report of the Fifth Round of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) in the presence of Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel, Chief Minister of Gujarat and Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare at the ‘Swasthya Chintan […]

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New York: $11 million available to expand Family Health Program in every county

Governor Kathy Hochul announced Wednesday that $11 million is available from the newly enacted state budget to expand and support the Healthy Families New York program. Healthy Families New York is a proven, evidence-based preventative community outreach program that offers voluntary home visits to expectant parents and families with infants. The program, run by the […]

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Egyptian Ministry of Health launches convoys for family planning in 6 governorates – Health – Egypt

File photo: A family planning counselor talks to Egyptian mothers at a new clinic in Fayoum province, southwest of Cairo, Egypt February 19, 2019. REUTERS The convoys are part of the country’s national project for the development of the Egyptian family, which aims to raise awareness of the benefits of small families in order to […]

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Pandemic made watching TV a family affair, study finds

The pandemic has made watching TV a bigger part of family life, a new study has found. Research conducted for Yahoo and advertising agency Publicis found that even though people were isolated from friends and colleagues, they were sticking together and congregating around bright screens. Increased screen time at home has resulted in 64% of […]

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Abortion and Family Planning Contracts Talk State House After SCOTUS News

By PAULA TRACY, InDepthNH.org CONCORD- Just two days after a leaked draft US Supreme Court ruling stating Roe vs. Wade is about to be reversed, reproductive health care was at the forefront of elected officials’ concerns. And on Wednesday, the New Hampshire House of Representatives repeatedly voted against efforts to add proactive protections for abortion […]

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5 Financial Tips For The Elderly

As we get older, our financial options become more limited. Due to a lack of income, it is imperative that we plan ahead. A decent pension plan is not enough; you must also be prepared for any situation. A few methods may help you better manage your money even if you’re unable to work. You […]

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Resources for Educators and Families for Mental Health Awareness Month from Discovery Education and Social Impact Partners

SILVER SPRING, Md. –News Direct– Discovery Education SILVER SPRING, Md., May 3, 2022 /3BL Media/ — In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month 2022, observed annually in May, Discovery Education and its partners are proud to present to educators, students and families a wide range of dynamic digital resources to support the mental health of […]

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Improve your family’s health with these nutrition essentials!

It is important to put health first, especially after the onset of the pandemic which has tested our immune system. Besides doing the basics like exercising regularly and eating healthy foods, there are other ways to boost our immune system with proper nutrition. Improve your family’s health with these nutrition essentials! Apart from fruits and […]

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The Met Gala was a family affair for the Kardashian-Jenner sisters

It was a family affair at the Met Gala for the Kardashian-Jenner sisters as all five were attending for the very first time. While Kim, Kendall and Kylie are seasoned pros, their sisters Kourtney and Khloé made their first appearances at the event on Monday. Family matriarch Kris was also there, making it a point […]

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Abortion politics lead to power struggles over family planning subsidies | Health News from the Healthiest Communities

By Katheryn Houghton | KHN BOZEMAN, Mont. — In a busy downtown cafe, a drawing of a ski lift with intrauterine devices for chairs catches the eyes of sleepy customers who start their mornings with a jolt of caffeine. The flyer touts the services of Bridgercare, a nonprofit reproductive health clinic a few miles away. […]

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While men fear vasectomy, responsibility for family planning falls on Indian women

Around 1 p.m. on Thursday, many women had gathered at a community health center (CHC) in Mahoba district, Uttar Pradesh. They were all waiting their turn to undergo permanent contraception, sterilization or sealing of the fallopian tubes. Thursdays at public health facilities in Uttar Pradesh are set aside for sterilization surgeries and […]

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National training on family planning will be offered

Friday, April 29, 2022 By Linda Peterson Intermountain Catholic SALT LAKE CITY – The Diocese of Salt Lake City is seeking individuals interested in becoming Certified Natural Family Planning Practitioners. They must be prepared to commit to advising engaged couples preparing for marriage in the diocese for at least two years. In exchange, the diocese […]

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North Country Family Health Center Celebrates 25 Years at Case Middle School | WWTI

WATERTOWN, NY (WWTI) – School health in the Watertown City School District has reached a new milestone. On April 29, the North Country Family Health Center celebrated its 25th year serving Case Middle School students. Over the past two and a half decades, the center has grown to provide not only general health services, but […]

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Erie County Family Planning Center

Location Jesse Nash Health Center608 William StreetBuffalo, NY 14206Phone: 716.858.2779Fax: 716.858.7023directions Hours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. About the Center The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) Family Planning Center provides confidential, non-judgmental, comprehensive, and patient-centered reproductive services regardless of age, gender, race, religious affiliation, sexual orientation and/or disability. At […]

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Ontario Association of Family Health Teams Response to Ontario’s Spring 2022 Budget

TORONTO, April 29, 2022 /CNW/ – On behalf of the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO) members across the province, AFHTO welcomes investments in home care, mental health care and health human resources in the 2022 Ontario Budget, from Ontario Plan to build. The investments will help strengthen the critical areas of home […]

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Government and Partners Launch New Commitments for Family Planning | The new times

The government of Rwanda, with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has launched 2030 commitments on family planning. The new pledges that launched on Thursday, April 28, will replace the Family Planning 2020 pledges that officials said needed to be revamped. “The population has […]

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St Luke’s Family Health Center

A new healthcare facility is set to open in the Poconos. Located off Memorial Boulevard in Tobyhanna, you will find the center of the mountain. A building that offers several resources committed to meeting the needs of families and children. Its newest addition brings a medical facility into the mix. St. Luke’s Family Medicine, Tobyhanna, […]

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St. Luke Tobyhanna Family Health Facility

COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A new healthcare facility is set to open in the Poconos. Located off Memorial Boulevard in Tobyhanna, you will find the center of the mountain. A building that offers several resources committed to meeting the needs of families and children. Its newest addition brings a medical facility into the […]

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A Family Affair: From NICU Patients to UAB Graduates – News

Years after spending 87 days in a neonatal intensive care unit, Tara Wood and her twin daughters are now UAB alumni using their life experiences to help others. Written by: Laura Gasque and Hannah EcholsMedia Contact: Hannah Echols After spending 87 days in the NICU with her twin daughters, Tara Wood decided to become a […]

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Wealth Guide: Family Health Insurance – Factors to Consider Before Buying – Expert Suggests These Tips

Wealth Guide: Family Health Insurance – Protecting your family from any financial distress that may arise due to an unforeseen medical condition is one of a person’s top priorities. A person can achieve financial security from these unforeseen circumstances by purchasing a family health insurance policy. A family health insurance plan is a type of […]

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Shaw Family Health Center celebrates one year in Andalusia – The Andalusia Star-News

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) is celebrating the one-year anniversary of a key investment in associate health and well-being at its Andalucia, Alabama manufacturing facility, Plant 65. The Shaw Family Health Center opened in 2021 and provides primary care, acute care, behavioral health and wellness services to the company’s local associates and their dependents. The […]

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Unmet need for family planning among married women in Zambia: lessons from the 2018 Demographic and Health Survey | BMC Women’s Health

The promotion of contraception is important in reducing fertility and affects maternal morbidity and mortality in most developing countries [1]. Globally, 12% of women who are married or in union were estimated to have unmet need for family planning in 2017; this meant that twelve out of 100 married women who wanted to stop or […]

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A family affair: Three generations of Clayton activists started young

Aundrea Johnson would recite the Pledge of Allegiance at public functions when most three-year-olds were still learning their ABCs. Now, at 10, the fifth grader is already a seasoned community activist. She sought the presidential candidacy of Hillary Clinton in 2016, participates in community rallies and attends Jack and Jill, which teaches leadership skills to […]

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How to save money on your family’s health insurance

According to Cornmarket, the one area where families could save money is on their health insurance, without necessarily having to compromise on their coverage. Cornmarket, Ireland’s largest health insurance broker, has saved customers an average of €404* on their health insurance. Here are some great tips to help you save money on your family’s health […]

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For Cori and Allan Davy, volunteering is a family affair

MINDEMOYA—Cori and Allan Davy were adamant they didn’t want any fame as volunteers when The Expositor approached them for an interview, but then realized that talking about the time they give to organizations would encourage others to manifest. And they’ve given plenty of time over the years. Mrs. Davy is very active in 4H, a […]

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The Biden boys are a family affair

Roger Oberbeck: the good things The Joe Biden family has contracts with Chinese citizen businessmen who have direct ties to those at the top of China’s intelligence agency. They are men with business dealings with Biden’s son, Hunter, and the president’s brother, James, involving sums as noted. • Che Feng: $20 million – business partner […]

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DKT International helps maintain global access to family planning despite conflict and inflation of goods and services

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Much like post-WWII Europe, political instability in war-torn countries, social and economic upheaval, religious constraints, and large refugee populations from Ukraine, Syria, Turkey , Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Libya and Somalia have put public health initiatives such as family planning back significantly or completely unavailable. Clinics are closing and doctors are moving – despite such […]

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Hodges appointed Bell Outreach Officer for Family and Health Initiatives | Region

BELTON – Bell County welcomes a new county extension officer for family and community health. Last week, the Bell County Court of Commissioners and the Bell County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service welcomed Beverly Hodges as the county’s newest Family and Community Health Extension Officer. Hodges will assume his new role on May 2. Most […]

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SFH Announces Expansion in Ghana Launching Gold Circle, FLEX Condoms and More

Society for Family Health (SFH) International, has expanded its family planning and other products in Ghana to replicate vital global interventions in HIV/AIDS prevention, family planning and reproductive health. The extension also aims to ensure healthier lives for all Ghanaians. The launch event, held in Accra on Friday, unveiled the organization’s social marketing products, namely […]

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Bass Pro Shops plans to open a family health center in Springfield this fall

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – Bass Pro Shops plans to open a new family health center this fall. The center intends to provide health care services to Bass Pro Shops employees and their families in the Springfield area. According to a recent announcement from Bass Pro Shops, the facility will be located in the former Greyhound […]

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Opening of a new office space for Boone County Family Resources

Boone County Family Resources staff members worked up to three deep in offices at its former location on Walnut Street. The leaders of the social services agency have come to a conclusion. It was time to change. The agency purchased land on West Ash Street from MBS Book Exchange, and new 34,590 square foot office […]

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Adopt family planning to cope with economic hardship – Commissioner

Anambra’s health commissioner, Dr. Afam Obidike, advised women and families to embrace family planning to cope with economic hardship. He made the call at The Challenge Initiative (TCI) End of Project Dissemination Meeting and Family Planning Cost Implementation Plan Launch Friday in Awka with the theme “Journey to Self-Reliance from state government and chronicles lasting […]

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Family Wellness: Planning for a Healthy and Sustainable Spring

April is a month that celebrates mother nature, especially Earth Day. But it’s important to be durable all year round, and spring is the perfect time to start. Additionally, according to the USDA, take-out food prices are expected to rise this year, with even larger increases predicted for take-out and restaurant prices. That’s why Michigan […]

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Trahan announces $2 million to improve the Lawrence Family Health Center | Merrimack Valley

LAWRENCE — Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) visited state and community leaders Thursday morning at the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center to announce federal funding of $2 million. The money, Trahan explained, will be used to expand primary health care services available to patients at the 700 Essex St. facility. The group toured the facility and […]

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Arnprior and District Family Health Team victim of computer breach

The Arnprior Regional Health team acknowledged the unauthorized activity and immediately attempted to shut down the cybersecurity incident. The Arnprior and District Family Health Team (ADFHT) is the latest victim of a cybersecurity breach in its information technology (IT) system which took place on December 21, 2021. ADFHT purchases computer services from Arnprior Regional Health […]

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Society for Family Health (SFH) expands operations in Ghana to transform health outcomes

Country Manager at SFH International Ghana, Mrs. Theresa Maame Ekua Galley The Society for Family Health International Ghana (SFHIG) is about to launch its operations and products in the Ghanaian market to ensure improved health services and access to reproductive health services for Ghanaians. The organization, part of the emerging pan-African non-governmental organization (NGO) SFH […]

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Arnprior Regional Health Determines Arnprior and District Family Health Team Data Trapped by Computer System Breach

ARNPRIOR, Ontario, April 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jay Johnston, Chair of the Arnprior and District Family Health Team (ADFHT) Board of Directors, and Karen Simpson, CEO of the ADFHT , issued the following joint statement: “On December 21, 2021, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH), a regional leader and hub for certain acute and long-term care […]

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Average family health insurance premium soars in era of Affordable Care Act – April 19, 2022

It’s no secret – health insurance premiums have only moved in one direction over time. Over the past twelve years, family premiums for employer-sponsored coverage have jumped nearly 60% according to the Kaiser Family Foundation Employer Health Benefits Survey conducted last year. About 155 million people in the United States depend on employer-sponsored coverage. The […]

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Basketball is a family affair for Phoenix Suns winger Cam Johnson

For Cam Johnson, Phoenix Suns winger and NBA Sixth Man of the Year finalist, basketball is a family tradition. Johnson is the son of two former basketball players and is the younger brother of another former player while being the older brother of two current players. Cam’s little brother, Puff Johnson, has just completed his […]

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Cleaning is a family affair

Cleaning is a family affair for the Porfirio sisters of California. Wanting a better work-life balance for themselves and their families, the four sisters decided to start their own business together. After researching various commercial cleaning franchise options, the sisters opened JAN-PRO Cleaning & Disinfecting of San Diego in 2008. Commercial aspiration […]

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5-Star G’s Brother and Illinois Pledge Also Commit to Fighting Illini

Just weeks ago, Illinois got a huge boost with its 2022 recruiting class, landing a commitment from 5-star guard Skyy Clark. This week, Brad Underwood and his team received more good news. Skyy’s younger brother, ZZ, also travels to Champaign to play college basketball. The 6-foot-1 guard and member of the 2024 recruiting class made […]

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Utah clinics join federal Title X family planning program after Trump administration rule change

A sign is displayed at Planned Parenthood of Utah in Salt Lake City. The Planned Parenthood Association of Utah said it would join the federal Title X planning program after a 2019 Trump administration rule was overturned. (Rick Bowmer, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The Planned Parenthood Association of […]

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The WH Center Easter Egg Hunt is a Family Affair – We-Ha

Over 200 people of all ages participate in the annual West Hartford Center Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16, 2022 The morning may have been cloudy, but Farmington Avenue and LaSalle Road were filled with parents, grandparents, family members and friends escorting young Easter egg hunters dressed in bright colors and wearing cute egg […]

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A Family Affair – News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and the Best of Pittsburgh

It’s a Wrap!Throwback to the past week on Pittsburgh Today Live! 2 hours ago Fish Fry Friday: Epiphany ChurchMikey Hood continues his hunt for the best fish sandwich in Pittsburgh and can be found today at Epiphany Church in downtown Pittsbugh! 2 hours ago Towards the marathon: a family affairPittsburgh Today Live’s Celina Pompeani-Matheson catches […]

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Throwing at Polar Park is truly a family affair for Thomas Pannone

(L to R) Tom Sr. (father), WooSox pitcher Thomas, Claire Holmes (girlfriend), Cindy (mother), Lauren (sister) – Photo: Brendan McGair It was late Sunday night after a long day of travel – a flight home from Jacksonville to be exact. Back at his apartment, just under 100 yards from Polar Park, Thomas Pannone discovered that […]

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Gender equality, family planning missing from U.S. city climate plans: Report

American women and people of diverse gender identities are disproportionately affected by climate change, but city climate plans fail to address family planning or gender equity solutions, a new report found. The report, released by the Center for Biological Diversity on Tuesday, looked at 21 climate plans in cities across the country, whose total population […]

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Why is family planning so centered on women?

Sterilization as a method of contraception is on the rise. For decades, India has relied on female sterilization as the primary method of contraception. Apart from the fact that vasectomies are safer and non-invasive, its reversal is also considerably safer than tubectomies. According to NFHS-5, 37.9% of women use sterilization to prevent unwanted pregnancies, far […]

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Dr. Dieter Poenn retires from the Northeast Manitoulin Family Health Team

Dr. Dieter Poenn with a starry blanket given to him on his last day at the Wiikwemkoong Health Center. LITTLE CURRENT—A suitably relaxed Dr. Dieter Poenn sits in his chair in The Expositor’s office fresh from his rounds at Manitoulin Centennial Manor to talk about… his retirement? Dr. Poenn laughs, apparently this whole retirement thing […]

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MCC, Mohave Health Coalition Host Long-Awaited Family Health Fair for Community Members – The Bee -The Buzz in Bullhead City – Lake Havasu City – Kingman – Arizona – California

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Health Coalition and Mohave Community College are teaming up to host a family health fair. The fair takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 23 at MCC’s Bullhead City campus, 3400 AZ-95, bldg. 600. Many presentations will take place in other campus buildings. Building 400 will house […]

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Attorney General Tong joins coalition fighting to protect family planning funding

Press Releases 04/12/2022 Attorney General Tong joins coalition fighting to protect family planning funding 23 Attorney General’s Group Case File in Support of Biden-Harris Administration’s Rule Restoring Access to Title X Funding (Hartford, CT) – Attorney General William Tong has filed a lawsuit to protect access to reproductive health care and restore federal funding for […]

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Save Federal Family Planning Funds | Seattle weather

Affordable reproductive health and family planning resources shouldn’t be controversial, but in recent years these vital services have become collateral damage in culture wars. This is why US Senator Patty Murray’s efforts to restore federal Title X funding for family planning are so important. Until abortion opponents tire of using the subsidy program as a […]

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Scheffler’s journey to the masters a real family affair | Sports News

By WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Reporter AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Not long ago, Scott Scheffler stood on the green behind Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey, dutifully clutching a flashlight as his only son — just 5 or 6 on time – hitting shots in the dark. And if one of Scottie Scheffler’s wayward […]

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Appleton’s Mosaic Family Health obtains ARPA grant to relocate and expand care

APPLETON- Family Health Mosaica downtown clinic providing health care to low-income Fox Valley residents, will use millions of dollars in COVID relief funds to relocate its clinic and expand services. The organization received more than $7.7 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding from Governor Tony Evers on March 8. The funding comes with specific […]

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Financial literacy is a family affair.

GLENDALE, Ariz., April 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Managing the demands of everyday family life rarely leaves time for lesson planning. As a result, parents often seek out teachable moments as they happen. To support parents in their search for teachable moments, the Arizona Council on Economic Education (ACEE) has partnered with the Peoria Unified School […]

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The ERC is a family affair for the Herczigs

While Norbert Herczig is already a full-fledged Team MRF Tires driver with several FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) podiums under his belt, his son Patrik is taking his first steps into international rallying. Both drivers were in action at the Azores Rallye last month, with Patrik making his championship debut in the Clio Trophy by […]

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Some women question their family planning choices due to environmental concerns

Some people wonder if they should have children because of the climate crisis. More than half of respondents in a recent poll said environmental concerns had caused them to reconsider having children. Amanda Opuszynski, 35, is trying to get pregnant with her first child. But amid the excitement and frustrations of trying to conceive, she […]

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Amref Health Africa launches project to expand family planning in drought-prone and chronically food-insecure areas of Ethiopia – Ethiopia

In partnership with WE-Action and Kulich Youth Reproductive Health and Development Organisation, Amref Health Africa in Ethiopia has launched a five million euro project entitled “Scaling up Family Planning for Resilience Building” funded by the European Union. Implemented in the regions of Oromia, Amhara, Afar and SNNPR, the project aims to improve the social cohesion, […]

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Resolute Announces Launch of Family Health Design, Health News, ET HealthWorld Tools

Bengaluru, 5e April 2022: Resolute, an integrated digital health and wellness service offering virtual care, precision wellness, and physician-led programs for the whole family, announces the launch of its family health design tools . The Resolute Family Health Design is an evidence-based set of pathways and tools to improve the health of the whole family. […]

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Finding her future: How new family planning methods helped a teenage mother in Rwanda

Chanceline Nyiraneza’s life took a turn for the worse when she became pregnant at 17, while still in high school. She dropped out of school, was abandoned by her boyfriend, and lost the support of her family. The consequences of an unwanted pregnancy turned out to be a huge burden for the teenager. Although her […]

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Jill Duggar reveals family health update following COVID-19 diagnosis

Jill (Duggar) Dillard shared some good news with fans on Instagram on Saturday. the old counting on The star has tested negative for COVID-19, nearly two weeks after she and her husband, Derick Dillard, tested positive for the virus. However, their son Samuel tested positive. Jill’s diagnosis also came just days after her pregnancy announcement. […]

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My migraine diagnosis was a family affair

In some families, and perhaps in some cultures, you are unofficially diagnosed with a condition before you are actually diagnosed with it. This was certainly the case in my family of black Southern women on my mother’s side. In a large family, everyone is an expert in one area or another. Sometimes they are real […]

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Ribbon cutting on the new SNCO Family Planning Center

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – A new family planning program with the Shawnee Co. Department of Health is ready to open. The Ministry of Health on Wednesday held an official ceremony to launch its family planning program. It is said to provide services such as preventing and achieving pregnancy. The program will discuss the client’s reproductive […]

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Rwanda: Reclaiming her future – How new family planning methods helped a teenage mother in Rwanda

Chanceline Nyiraneza’s life took a turn for the worse when she became pregnant at 17, while still in high school. She dropped out of school, was abandoned by her boyfriend, and lost the support of her family. The consequences of an unwanted pregnancy turned out to be a huge burden for the teenager. Although her […]

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McAllen Public Library Hosts Community Family Health Fair

– Advertising – The McAllen Public Library will be hosting a Community Family Health Fair on Saturday, April 9, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Main Library on 23rd Nolana Street and Avenue. Courtesy Image Mega Doctor News The McAllen Public Library will be hosting a Community Family Health Fair on Saturday, […]

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A Family Affair: Maaco Indianapolis

Mohammed Sayyah graduated from Tristate University with a degree in chemical engineering, a field he worked in for almost nine years. During this time, he realized that his real goal was to start a family business. Click here to read more (Left to right) Leana, Mohammed, Mona and Jay Sayyah Sayyah and his brother investigated […]

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Center for Family Health Column: How Health Disparities Affect Health

By: Dr. Rose Johnson and Nate Nimtz JACKSON, MI – Health disparities exist when a group of people within a community have better or worse health outcomes than other populations. These disparities can be seen in almost every aspect of health, including the quality of health care received, as well as access to and use […]

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Arkansas Hospice Fundraiser Frueauff Siblings Family Affair

Sister and brother Anna Kay and David Frueauff have professional and personal ties to Arkansas Hospice. Professionally, they work for the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation, created in 1950 thanks to a bequest from their great-great-uncle. David Frueauff was elected the foundation’s fifth president in 1996. Anna Kay Frueauff has been a trustee since 1993 and […]

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Family affair this year | The star

PETALING JAYA: When Jamaliah Yaacob returned from Friday prayers and was greeted by her son Azlan Esa at the door, she was pleasantly surprised and filled with “happiness and gratitude”. Like many other families, the 73-year-old woman and her husband Esa Kasid, 76, cherish the chance to spend Ramadan together after two years of separation […]

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GEORGIA’S FAMILY PLANNING SYSTEM AWARDED $8.3 MILLION TO

Atlanta, Georgia, April 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With over 40% of Title X customers in Georgia uninsured and over 66% living below the federal poverty level ($26,500 for a family four people in 2021), the work of Georgia Family Planning Systems is much needed. The Georgia Family Planning System (GFPS) (www.georgiafamilyplanning.org) operates under the […]

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California attorney general defends federally funded family planning program and testing services for underserved communities

April 1, 2022 – OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta on Thursday defended access to essential federally funded preventive care and family planning services provided by the Title X program. Attorney General Bonta and New York Attorney General Letitia James lead a coalition of 23 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in Ohio […]

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THE GEORGIA FAMILY PLANNING SYSTEM HAS AWARDED $8.3 MILLION TO

Atlanta, Georgia, April 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With over 40% of Title X customers in Georgia uninsured and over 66% living below the federal poverty level ($26,500 for a family four people in 2021), the work of Georgia Family Planning Systems is much needed. The Georgia Family Planning System (GFPS) (www.georgiafamilyplanning.org) operates under the […]

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‘Don’t punish states for successfully implementing family planning’: Opposition members

Members of the opposition in Rajya Sabha said on Friday that states which have successfully implemented a family planning program should not be punished and that any law aimed at controlling the population should be done through democratic means and not by coercion. Participating in a discussion on the Population Regulation Bill, 2019 – a […]

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Family Planning: ‘Don’t Punish States for Successfully Implementing Family Planning’: Opposition Members

Members of the opposition in Rajya Sabha said on Friday that states which have successfully implemented a family planning program should not be punished and that any law aimed at controlling the population should be done through democratic means and not by coercion. Participating in a discussion on the Population Regulation Bill, 2019 – a […]

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Attorney General Bonta defends federally funded family planning program and testing services for underserved communities

OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta today defended access to essential, federally funded preventative care and family planning services provided by the Title X program. Attorney General Bonta and Attorney General of New York Letitia James leads coalition of 23 attorneys general in filing amicus brief in Ohio vs. Becerra before the Sixth Circuit […]

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Conservation through education and family planning: reporting from Colombia

It is 6am and already the heat is intensifying as we descend from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta to one of the low regions near the coast. Today we travel to the Zona Bananera region with Women for Conservation and their partner and national sexual and reproductive health provider, Profamilia. In the small community […]

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Making Family Planning a Priority: Olivia Schaub

Olivia Schaub is an active member of the National Association of Landscape Professionals Women in Landscape Network (powered by Bayer) which provides a forum for industry professionals to support each other in their professional growth. The network is free for all industry professionals. Photo courtesy of Olivia Schaub I like to consider my career goals […]

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Attorney General Bonta Defends Federally Funded Family Planning Program and Testing Services for Underserved Communities | State of California – Department of Justice

OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta today defended access to essential, federally funded preventative care and family planning services provided by the Title X program. Attorney General Bonta and Attorney General of New York’s Letitia James leads a coalition of 23 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in Ohio vs. Becerra before the […]

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Nigeria: Towards Family Planning 2030 – Expanding Family Planning Access to Twenty Seven Percent

Improving access to quality health care depends on an effective health system that enables the promotion, prevention and reduction of premature and avoidable deaths. However, providing access to essential health services, especially family planning (FP), requires a sustained financial commitment. The 2018 Nigeria Demographic Health Survey (NDHS) showed a modern contraceptive prevalence rate of 13%. […]

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People’s Welfare Department Launches Family Planning Campaign

LAHORE: The Provincial People’s Welfare Department has announced a full-throttle campaign for family planning in the province and in this regard, the department on Wednesday shared its “advocacy campaign leading to a call to action, social and behavioral change” with the media at the Lahore Press Club. Those who spoke to the media from the […]

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Bridgercare, Not the State, to Allocate $2 Million Federal Family Planning Grant | Business

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Towards FP2030: Expanding Family Planning Access to Twenty-Seven Percent

Improving access to quality health care depends on an effective health system that enables the promotion, prevention and reduction of premature and avoidable deaths. However, providing access to essential health services, especially family planning (FP), requires a sustained financial commitment. The 2018 Nigeria Demographic Health Survey (NDHS) showed a modern contraceptive prevalence rate of 13%. […]

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Global body opens office in Nigeria to serve Africa

Family Planning 2030 (FP2030), a global partnership that supports the reproductive rights of women and girls, announced on Tuesday that its new West African office is located in Abuja, Nigeria. The agency said the newly created hub based in Abuja will be hosted by Population Council Nigeria and will serve North, West and Central Africa. […]

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Bozeman nonprofit to take over Montana’s family planning program

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Africa: Family Planning – Global organization opens office in Nigeria to serve Africa

FP2030 Executive Director Samukeliso Dube said the regional hubs will put countries and regional partners in the driver’s seat to set the agenda, monitor progress and collaborate. Family Planning 2030 (FP2030), a global partnership that supports the reproductive rights of women and girls, announced on Tuesday that its new West African office is located in […]

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A family affair: the Jacqueline Matisse Monnier Collection

Jackie Matisse inherited paintings and drawings from his famous grandfather Henri, but also collected the works of his golden circle of friends, which included some of the greatest artists of the 20th century. When Jacqueline Matisse Monnier was around 16, her grandfather Henri Matisse made a charcoal sketch of her. In the drawing, Jacqueline’s face […]

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Provincial curling competition a family affair for Ottawa’s father-daughter duo

Curling is one of the greatest sports in the country, and an Ottawa family is passing on the love to the next generation. Unleashing rock is the moment Jenny Madden has been waiting for. This is his first time on the provincial scene, competing with his curling team, Team Madden, at the U18 Provincial Championships. […]