For Congolese Refugees: An Introduction to Healthcare in the U.S.

For Congolese Refugees: An Introduction to Healthcare in the U.S.

Hello. My name is Dr. Johnson-Agbakwu. I am a doctor trained in women’s health. I am also the Director of the Refugee Women’s Health Clinic in Arizona and have met and treated many refugee patients here, including many Congolese women. I know from talking with many of you, that doctor’s offices and other healthcare centers […]

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13 men wrote a health care bill that would hurt women

13 men wrote a health care bill that would hurt women

These 13 male senators wrote a health care bill without the help of any women, and it’s really bad for women’s health. “Nobody is being excluded based upon gender .” “You know you need to write about what’s actually happening, and we’re having a discussion about the real issues.” The bill cuts funding for Medicaid, […]

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A Message to Health Care Professionals: Teen Pregnancy

A Message to Health Care Professionals: Teen Pregnancy

Teen pregnancy rates in the United States have decreased, but they are still too high. Every day, over a thousand babies are born to teen mothers. Having a child can have a huge impact on a young person’s life and aspirations. Half of teen mothers don’t graduate from high school and babies born to teens […]

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