Infertility in Africa

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Merck Foundation Calls for Action to Break the Infertility Stigma in Africa at FIGO Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA, Germany, in partnership with the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO), conducted ‘Merck More Than a Mother‘ panel at their Regional conference 2018, in Dubai. Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation stated during the panel discussion, “Through [...]

Innovative GYN Care

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New Campaign Encourages Women to Get the Facts about the Rapid Advancements in GYN Surgery New research released today finds that more than half of American women either don’t know or have misconceptions about common gynecological conditions and surgeries, such as uterine fibroids, hysterectomies, and myomectomies. Public awareness of GYN conditions and their treatment has [...]

Kristen Bell Honored

Kristen Bell and Dr. Leslie Mancuso, President and CEO of Jhpiego (PRNewsFoto/Jhpiego)

Actress Kristen Bell and Los Angeles OBGYN Howie Mandel Honored for Commitment to Improving Health of Women Worldwide Jhpiego, an international health care non-profit and affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, honored actress-activist Kristen Bell and Los Angeles physician Howie Mandel for their selfless dedication to preventing the needless deaths of women and families worldwide. Celebrities from across the TV and movie industry [...]

Go Red At Fashion Week

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American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Breaks Barriers At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week The Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection presented by Macy’s will be back at the tents at Lincoln Center on Thursday, February 12that 8 p.m. to raise awareness for heart disease nationwide. The livestream begins at 8 p.m. with a pre-show [...]

HEALTH & WELLNESS: GO RED!

National Wear Red Day

WILES GOES RED! By Denae Preston   Ladies: it’s time to Go Red! As women, we are always constantly juggling careers, family life and so many other things that, at the end of the day we end up having very little, if any, time to take care of ourselves. Since most of us can not [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Across the Globe!

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Residents of the United States are well aware that the month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Campaigns from fundraisers to even the National Football League’s “A Crucial Catch” initiative have become regular occurrences stateside. But did you know that other nations also observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Hyderabad is the capital and the largest city in the southern India [...]