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Nigeria: Donor Funding for Family Planning Drops $10 Million in 3 Years

Donor contribution to the family planning fund basket in Nigeria has increased from $14.03 million in 2018, $8 million in 2019 to $4 million in 2020, even as the federal government allocation does not did not exceed $4 million, LEADERSHIP audits revealed. Although identified as an important tool in the prevention of child and infant […]

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In New Hampshire, Secretary Becerra Highlighted the Importance of Family Planning and Mental Health Funding

Today, March 4, 2022, in Manchester, New Hampshire, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra visited a community health center for youth and families and led two panel discussions highlighting the Biden-Harris administration’s support for family planning programs. and mental health services. Throughout the trip, he spoke with state and federal leaders […]

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How COVID-19 Impacted Child and Family Health and Health Care: A Mixed Methods Study Incorporating Family Voices

This article was originally published here Transl Behav Med. February 22, 2022: ibab166. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibab166. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT Describe how social disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic impacted children’s access to health care and children’s health behaviors in 2020. We used mixed methods to conduct surveys and interviews in-depth with English- and Spanish-speaking […]

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Maven Clinic Announces New Initiatives to Improve Maternal and Family Health Care

Maven Clinic, the world’s largest virtual clinic for women’s and family health, recently announced the appointment of Alex Peahl, MD, MSc, as the first Visiting Scientist to join its Visiting Scientist Program.1 The company’s newly formed program is designed to connect clinician innovators with the company to expand its clinical research roadmap and drive innovations […]

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The Fiji Times » BACKTRACKS: A family affair

If you follow Fiji time Facebook page, and you were scrolling through your news feed on New Year’s Day, you would have come across a video of a family band playing in Namadi, Suva. It was the Kaloucava Family Band, made up of Taone Kaloucava, his daughters Leba and Jan, his brother Alden Kaloucava, his […]

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Family planning campaign to continue in state despite Covid pandemic: Government | Patna News

PATNA: Health Minister Mangal Pandey said on Wednesday that the department had developed a strategy to prioritize family planning even during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Parivar Vikas mission will take place across the state until January 29 to educate the population on family planning, he added. Sources said a couple contact campaign would be held […]

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Game-changing app tracks essential family planning supplies in Kenya

As a frontline health worker at Isiolo County Referral Hospital, Denis Mutirithia has a vital role to play in saving lives – and a new digital tool to help him do it. The Pharmaceutical Technologist is responsible for predicting and preventing shortages and stock-outs of essential medical supplies, including contraceptives. If he receives stocks from […]

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Michigan’s Best Local Food: It’s a Family Affair at House of Taco in Jackson

JACKSON, MI – It’s all about family at Jackson’s House of Taco. Chuck Minix has owned the Jackson Institution for 42 years. Now his daughter, Kristen, and 16-year-old granddaughter, Baylee Lewis, work with him. Minix hopes Kristen will take over the business when he’s ready to retire. “We learned to be flexible with each other,” […]

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NH Republicans refuse to fund family planning clinics again

CONCORD — Republicans again denied funding for three New Hampshire health clinics on Wednesday over unsubstantiated concerns that public money is paying abortions. The Executive Council’s 4-1 vote marked the second time the Equality Health Center, love health centerand Northern New England Family Planning have been denied funding under a new state requirement that the […]

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Republicans block family planning contracts for the second time | New Hampshire News

By HOLLY RAMER, Associated Press CONCORD, NH (AP) — Republicans on Wednesday again denied funding for three New Hampshire health clinics over unsubstantiated concerns that public money pays for abortions. The Executive Council’s 4-1 vote marked the second time the Equality Health Center, Lovering Health Center and Planned Parenthood of Northern New England have been […]

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Family health findings prompt mom to open Deluge Health spa

SPRINGFIELD, VA — After Fiona Duncan spent about 20 years as a practicing pharmacist, health reasons led her to explore a new path. Her daughter had digestive and intestinal problems, as well as rashes, which led to visits to the emergency room. Duncan found no results to help her daughter, and she even had to […]

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La Jolla Community Heroes: Tom Hassey made education a family affair during distance learning

La Jolla resident Tom Hassey’s career and residency journey has been anything but straight and narrow. He moved from Arizona to La Jolla to Chula Vista and recently back to La Jolla. He was a high school teacher in the 1960s, then took a break from running radio stations, owning banks and being an entrepreneur […]

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Jacob Streit commits to NDSU football

Former North State TE Jacob Streit, brother of real NDSU Basketball freshman Joshua Streit, announced plans to transfer to North Dakota State to play football for the Bison on Tuesday after- midday. Streit comes to campus after four years at Northern State, but with two years left to play. Streit received a medical redshirt […]

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Harper’s ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ is a family affair: Harper College

It’s a wonderful life speaks to the importance of family and the support of a community. It’s only fitting that the next production of the Harper College holiday classic will be a family affair. Harper’s Communication Arts Department presents a radio version of Frank Capra’s famous film. Adapted by Joe Landry, this production of It’s […]

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How the pandemic has changed family planning in Canada

By Christy Somos, CTVNews.ca Editor Click here for updates on this story Toronto, Ontario (TVC network) — Many Canadians are delaying their plans to have children or plan to have fewer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new analysis from Statistics Canada. Using data from the first round of the Canadian Social Survey […]

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HHS to invest $35 million in telehealth for family planning

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that it would make $35 million in U.S. Bailout funding available to Title X family planning providers to bolster their telehealth infrastructure and capacity. Title X family planning clinics help ensure access to a wide range of reproductive health services for low-income or uninsured people. “I’ve […]

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A family affair: Antonio Banderas hires his daughter for a new Spanish musical

When Spanish actor Antonio Banderas needs some honest feedback in his new gig as a theater impresario, he calls on his daughter Stella, whom he’s hired as a second assistant director on an upcoming production of the musical. “Company”. Banderas, star of “The Mask of Zorro” and dozens of other films, will direct and star […]

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The cost of family health insurance exceeds $22,000 this year in the United States

The cost of employer-sponsored insurance plans continues to rise at a relatively steady rate, even as a global pandemic has caused dramatic disruptions in how and when people get health care. The findings, released Wednesday, come from the annual report of the California-based Kaiser Family Foundation, which put the average annual premium for family coverage […]

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Rebuilding Title X: New Regulations for the Federal Family Planning Program

On October 4, 2021, the Biden administration released final new regulations for the federal Title X family planning program. The new regulations replace those issued by the Trump administration in 2019, which made significant and well-documented changes to the Title X program, resulting in a significant reduction in the size of the Title X network […]

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Greater Lawrence Family Health Center comedy show In Pink raises $50,000 for women’s health

After more than a year of work during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center took time out with friends and well-wishers to laugh and relax during the 11th annual In Pink Comedy Show last Thursday, in line. In Pink has raised nearly $50,000 for women’s health programs. Headlining comedian Judy Carter was […]

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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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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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$24 Million Federal Grant to NYU Langone Family Health Centers Strengthens Community Health Care for Underserved New Yorkers

The 2-year grant is part of a $350 billion relief program allocated to state and local governments to help individuals and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Family Health Center grant is the second largest in New York State, where 63 qualified federal health centers received funding to strengthen community health care. “Strengthening healthcare infrastructure […]

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$24 Million Grant to NYU Langone Family Health Centers Strengthens Community Health Care for New Yorkers

JNYU Langone Family Health Centers in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, have received a $24 million federal grant through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to advance COVID-19 vaccination and education and expand access to high-quality, comprehensive care in some of New York City’s most disadvantaged neighborhoods. The 2-year grant is part of a $350 billion […]

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Kenya: Data Shows More Women Are Choosing Natural Family Planning Methods

Natural family planning has become a preferred method for women in the country even as the use of modern contraceptives among married women increases by 5%. According to the Ministry of Health’s Reproductive and Maternity Services Unit, as part of family planning methods, about 63,785 women (10%) were using natural methods in August, including abstinence […]

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Family Resource Center Thank you for your records

Information submitted: The Family Resource Center (CFR) asks the community to help them achieve their goal of providing 1,000 thanks for providing food boxes to 1,000 families for this year’s reimagined Thanks for Giving event. Rather than organizing food drives across the region, supporters are encouraged to pack family food boxes themselves using a pre-defined […]

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Family Resources and Home Learning Support from PBS Wisconsin

March 17, 2020 Sigrid Peterson PBS stations in Wisconsin will begin home learning broadcasts on Monday, March 30 As schools across Wisconsin have closed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, PBS Wisconsin and Milwaukee PBS announce an ambitious plan, in partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, to support student home learning and families […]

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Family planning in Georgia | Georgia Department of Public Health

Family planning in Georgia | Explore your options | Prepare your visit Find your local coordinator Find your local coordinator Services are available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact your local public health clinic for tailored COVID-19 services available in your area. The Georgia Department of Public Health’s Family Planning Program provides leadership, guidance, and resources […]