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Introduction to Breast Cancer (Coursera)

Welcome to an Introduction to Breast Cancer! In this course, we’ll learn a bit about the leading cause of cancer in women worldwide – from the basic biology of the disease, to risk factors and prevention, to treatment modalities to survivorship. We’ll talk to leading experts, explore some of [...]

International Women's Health and Human Rights (Coursera)

This course focuses on women’s health and human rights issues from infancy through old age, including information about positive interventions relating to those issues. Learners are encouraged to interact with each other through interactive discussions. It is important to us that this course be available to all learners. [...]

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): Health, Law, and Socio-Cultural Sensitivity (FutureLearn)

Feb 7th 2022
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): Health, Law, and Socio-Cultural Sensitivity (FutureLearn)
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Understand the many impacts of FGM and the legal duty of a health and social care professional in reporting FGM practices. Help bridge the gap between FGM and medical education. FGM causes devastating mental and physical health impacts. Yet a gap in education on FGM has led to a [...]

Menstruation in a Global Context: Addressing Policy and Practice (edX)

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Menstruation in a Global Context: Addressing Policy and Practice (edX)
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Recently, menstruation has attracted attention as an important public health issue, resulting in the proliferation of new research, programs, and policies aimed at tackling menstrual health and hygiene (MHH) challenges faced by girls, women, and others who menstruate. Advocates are directly combating ongoing menstrual stigma and calling for an [...]

Improving the Health of Women, Children and Adolescents: from Evidence to Action (FutureLearn)

Consider the latest data, priorities and debates about the health of mothers, children and adolescents in this free online course. At a time of global concern over emerging infectious and chronic diseases, it is important to remember that millions of women and children continue to die every year from [...]

Women’s Health After Motherhood (FutureLearn)

Learn how to take care of your physical and mental health after giving birth and feel supported during the postpartum period. Explore postpartum health problems and learn when to seek help as a new mother.