Women's Health

97 articles
by Melissa Perri Patricia O’Campo

Vaccine rollout ignoring needs of women

Will we use COVID-19 as an opportunity to take off the blindfold and tailor our vaccine strategies to the unique needs of each gender or will we continue to ignore the needs of women?

by Maeve Gamble

‘Do we have space to pump’: Another barrier for female physicians

More than half of Canada’s young doctors may be women, but our hospitals force breastfeeding physicians into shower stalls, bathrooms, hallways and makeshift lactation spaces.

by Danielle Cruise Julia Dobrowolski

‘Our hearts are breaking’: Disparities in access, funding put IVF treatments out of reach for many Canadians

Despite the praise Canada receives for its universal health-care system, the current patchwork of financial coverage and unequal distribution of IVF clinics is failing too many people.

by John Fralick Verena Kuret

Episode 21 – COVID-19 and Pregnancy with Dr. Kuret

What is known and what is not known about COVID-19 and pregnancy.

by Nadine Belzile

Stillbirth in Canada: A Call to Action

In Canada, stillbirth is a public health issue that is neglected by public policy—despite there being more than 3,000 stillbirths in Canada every year. It's time the government acted.

by Lesley A. Tarasoff Hilary Brown Yona Lunsky Laurie Proulx Kate Welsh

This Mother’s Day, let’s focus on moms with disabilities

by Martha Smith Haniya Khan Michael Chaikof

Interactive map helps women find the timely care they need

by Françoise Baylis Martha Paynter

COVID-19 reaffirms that abortion is an essential service

by Michael Fralick John Fralick Amol Verma Kieran Quinn

Rapid fire: High Value Care

by Paul Taylor

Is diabetes common in pregnancy?

by Paul Taylor

How can excess body fat cause cancer?

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