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    Posted on: December 27, 2016

    Uganda Materials

    the misconception that cancer is incurable. Even when patients have been diagnosed, they often know very little ... screening, especially for breast and cervical cancer, and gives local resources Educates about local ... The American Cancer Society and the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs partnered ...

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    Posted on: December 27, 2016

    Ethiopia Materials

    workers. These activities revealed that delays in diagnosing cancer are common and that a typical cancer ... (48 pages) Offers expanded content on social/emotional aspects of having cancer and how to talk ... In Ethiopia, the American Cancer Society partnered with the Federal Ministry of Health to develop ...

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    Posted on: September 24, 2009

    Foire aux questions sur les dispositifs intra-utérins (DIU).

    an abortion? Q25.  Which situations after abortion IUD insertion is it against-indicated? Q26.  nurses ... following childbirth or abortion Unexplained vaginal bleeding Cancer of the cervix, endometrial or ovarian ... It can be inserted after childbirth and after abortion (in the absence of an infection of the uterus). ...

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    Posted on: May 09, 2017

    About the Materials

    who are newly diagnosed with cancer. It explains what cancer is, its causes, how it is diagnosed ... The materials developed in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda are modeled after two existing ACS ... materials developed for U.S. audiences:  ‘ After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families ’  - A booklet for patients ...

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    Posted on: November 09, 2011

    Reproductive Tract Infections/Sexually Transmitted Infections and Cancers of Reproductive Organs

    namely cancer of the cervix, breast cancer and prostate cancer.   The existing policy documents in which ... and Management of Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancers, and The National Cervical Cancer Prevention Program ... where they are available. Emphasis for screening for cancer of breast is placed on clinical breast ...

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    Posted on: March 13, 2019


    planning methods, higher rates of method discontinuation, abortion, and emergency contraception.  ... visits were conducted with 74 women three months after they were counseled and began using SDM. Questions ... the darker brown bead, i.e. short cycle (96%) or did not start after the last brown bead, i.e. long cycle ...

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    Posted on: October 24, 2014

    Post-abortion Care for Unsafe Induced and Incomplete Spontaneous Abortions

    Conde-Agudelo, A., et al. Effect of the interpregnancy interval after an abortion on the maternal and perinatal ... end in induced abortion, [i] with approximately 40% carried out under unsafe conditions. Roughly ... 68,000 women die from unsafe abortions each year, which accounts for a considerable portion (10% to 50%, ...

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    Posted on: November 15, 2018

    About the Collective

    to decreasing mothers’ risk for breast cancer and lowering healthcare costs for families and societies, ... such as implementation of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes and subsequent World Health ...

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    Posted on: November 16, 2018

    International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes

    The Problem: Unethical marketing of breast-milk substitutes, bottles, and teats can reduce ... the unethical marketing of breast-milk substitutes, bottles, and teats and ensure support for breastfeeding. ... on the marketing of breast-milk substitutes help to ensure that parents are able to make informed choices about how ...

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    Posted on: November 09, 2011

    RTI/STI and Cancers of Reproductive Organs Policies, Strategies, Guidelines and Tools

    Guidelines for Prevention and Management of Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancers  The aim ... National Cervical Cancer Prevention Program- Strategic Plan 2012-2015 This strategic plan ... cancer in Kenya. This strategic plan   will provide programs that focus on cervical cancer prevention ...