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WHO | WHO position paper on mammography screening

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WHO - Every year, breast cancer kills more than 500,000 women around the world. In resource-poor settings, a majority of women with breast cancer are diagnosed at an advanced stage of disease; their five...

Delivering Fairness: Ending Discrimination Against Pregnant Women and Moms at Work

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ACLU National - State law prohibits pregnancy discrimination in employment: The Delaware prohibition against employment discrimination includes pregnancy as a part of sex discrimination, making pregnancy discrimin...

FGM: Ban Ki-moon backs Guardian’s global media campaign | Society

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equalitynow - The UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon is backing a groundbreaking global media campaign, led by the Guardian, to revolutionise how female genital mutilation is reported and perceived across the worl...

Reva Seth Says She Was Assaulted By Jian Ghomeshi

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Kate Harding - Another woman is going public with allegations of abuse against Jian Ghomeshi. Author and lawyer Reva Seth has detailed her experience with Ghomeshi in a blog published by The Huffington Post Canad...

Fair Treatment for Pregnant Workers: Peggy Young's Story

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NCJW - I worked as an early morning air driver at UPS in Landover, Maryland for about ten years. When I became pregnant, UPS told me I must bring in a doctor’s note with my restrictions. My midwife wrote ...


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