02. Women's Medical Issues

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2.  Women’s Medical Issues

Black Women’s Health Imperative
“…to help protect and advance the health and wellness of Black women and girls.”

The Cass Review [UK]
"Independent review of gender identity services for children and young people"

Feisty Menopause
“Menopause guidance for perfomance-minded women”

Guttmacher Institute
“Good reproductive health policy starts with credible research”

A Healthy Place
“... the largest consumer mental health site on the net.”

If, When, How
“…nationwide network of lawyers, law students, legal professionals, and movement organizers who are working to make reproductive freedom a reality for all… If/When/How envisions a transformation of the legal systems and institutions that perpetuate oppression into structures that realize justice, and a future when all people can self-determine their reproductive lives free from discrimination, coercion, or violence.” 

Sex Not Gender Nurses and Midwives
“Sex Not Gender Nurses and Midwives are a collective of nurses and midwives, who advocate for evidence based practice on issues surrounding sex and gender. Sex and gender are two distinct, important concepts which have a significant impact on how we experience wellness and healthcare.”

Whose Body Is It
“Untangle patriarchal lies, end cycles of self-sabotage, say what you mean & birth free.”

The  ability of women to participate equally in the economic and social life of the nation has been facilitated by their ability to control their reproductive lives.
― Justice Sandra Day O’Connor


Jessa Crispin. “How Planned Parenthood betrays women: Pro-choice activists are failing the vulnerable.” [2021]

Tanya Gold.  "The deadly omertà of childbirth: Why aren't women allowed to talk about how dangerous reproduction can be?" [2020]

Sex Matters.  “The Cass Review’s interim report is out: The report shares initial conclusions that reflect many of the concerns raised by Sex Matters.”  [2022]


There is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
– Virginia Woolf


Caroline Hooten.  T: The story of testosterone: The hormone that dominates and divides us.  [2022]  ONLINE BOOK

A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
– Gloria Steinem

Barbara Seaman, ed. With Laura Eldridge.  Voices of the women’s health movement.  [2012] BOOK  
          (vol. 1) ONLINE BOOK
          (vol. 2)  ONLINE  BOOK


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