The coronavirus pandemic has impacted women’s reproductive health in many ways and in all likelihood will continue to do so for years to come. In the midst of the madness, experts from two leading reproductive health businesses weigh in with their thoughts on how COVID-19 has altered the landscape for women, aspiring parents, and babies […]
This webinar focused on the impact of the coronavirus on mental health in the US. The speakers discussed increases in anxiety as well as give general advice for self-care and advice for LGBTQ youth on coping with stress during the COVID-19 crisis. This webinar is intended for patient advocacy group representatives, patients, caregivers, and other […]
The International Children’s Advisory Network (iCAN), a worldwide consortium of children’s advisory groups, has put together a COVID-19 resource hub for their youth members and families. Watch videos from kids on how routine medical care is different for them during COVID-19 and one that shares her COVID-19 experience. Also hear from kids on some things they […]
During this era of COVID-19, older people and those with underlying health conditions have been considered most at risk of developing severe illness and death. However, there are other exposed populations, including pregnant women, who may also be susceptible to increased medical and social risks, as we have seen with previous disease outbreaks. This article discusses the […]
COVID-19 has raised a plethora of ethical issues – from prevention and containment, to cure and management. Join leading experts to discuss these issues in a Bioethics Interest Group (BIG) webinar series focused on COVID-19 ethical considerations. Hosted by the Office of Research Excellence and moderated by Adnan Hyder, Senior Associate Dean for Research, these […]
Women Deliver, together with its partners, has been working with leaders and mobilisers across the globe to outline key actions that civil society, governments, the private sector, and multilateral organisations should take to address the gendered dimensions of the COVID-19 crisis. Recommendations range from better data utilisation to health, social, and economic investments.
This UNFPA publication outlines how disease outbreaks such as the COVID-19 pandemic affect women and men differently and calls for more protection of their sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Ongoing lockdowns and major disruptions to health services during the COVID-19 pandemic could result in seven million unintended pregnancies in the coming months, according to data released by the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) and partners.
COVID explained to children and young people, turning scientific and complex content into digestible information.