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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Obama’s Ethiopia Visit: An Opportunity for Health Diplomacy

Donna Patterson - July 23, 2015
FYI, a piece that I wrote on Obama's trip to Ethiopia and women's health in Ethiopia posted today: http://www.globalhealthnow.org/news/obama-s-ethiopia-visit-an-opportunity-for-health-diplomacy Obama’...
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east africa Ethiopia maternal health women
[ARCHIVED] Ebola Response

Most Victims of Ebola Virus are Women. Why?

The Ministry of Health in Liberia also reported that about 75 per cent of the Ebola deaths it has counted so far have been women. Why? I want to bring this issue for discussion. Meseret Desta Hail...
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ebola ebola vaccine Meseret Desta Haileyesus west africa women
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Applying the Care Delivery Value Chain in rural Morocco - question of methodology

Stephanie Teeple - July 16, 2013
Hello, I am an undergraduate hoping to analyze pregnancy care in a rural context using Professor Michael Porter's care delivery value chain. I was wondering if anyone knew of any papers or other r...
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Midwifery pregnancy Research Rural service delivery value value chain women
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Cardiovascular health in Africa: Are women more vulnerable?

Sophie Beauvais - May 17, 2013
Very interesting article. Are women more vulnerable as a population? On this, the authors write: " Despite the lack of data from Africa, domestic pollution is another risk factor to be taken into con...
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Cardiovascular Diseases women
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Ante Natal Care (ANC) seeking behavior among women living in an urban

Sabeena Jalal - Oct. 28, 2011
Ante Natal Care (ANC) seeking behavior among women living in an urban Jalal Sabeena I T A L I AN JOURNAL O F PUB L IC H EA L TH THEME P A P ER S 2 6 1 Int...
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ante natal care ethnographic study Pakistan urban squatter settlement women
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Spotlight on Prevention Reducing HIV Infection in Young Women in Southern Africa: The Key to Altering Epidemic Trajectories in a Generalized, Hyperendemic Setting

John Nicholson - Feb. 22, 2011
Spotlight on Prevention Reducing HIV Infection in Young Women in Southern Africa: The Key to Altering Epidemic Trajectories in a Generalized, Hyperendemic Setting Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Developing targeted interventions gender Gender Asymmetry girls HIV Integration and linkages to care South Africa women
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Microfinance, HIV & Women's Empowerment

John Nicholson - Nov. 10, 2010
Microfinance, HIV & Women's Empowerment Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk empowerment HIV microfinance women
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

What Works for Women and Girls: Evidence for HIV/AIDS Interventions

Yue Guan - Aug. 17, 2010
What Works for Women and Girls: Evidence for HIV/AIDS Interventions Guan Yue What-Works-proof-2.indd WHAT WORKS FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS whatworksforwomen.org Evidenc...
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HIV/AIDS women