Tag Archives: Violence against women

Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth.

The World Health Organization has released a statement: Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth. I am sad that this even needs to be a topic of discussion and thrilled that this is finally being dealt with on … Continue reading

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women. Violence against women doesn’t just happen on the streets, in the workplace, or in homes.  It is happening every day in our “trusted” health care system. … Continue reading

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