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A worldwide fellowship of health professionals working together to
promote, advocate for and enhance the Welfare of Women everywhere

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The Global Academy of Women’s Medicine
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The Welfare of Women (WoW) Global Health Programme

Health Guidance for Women Throughout Their Life Course

Practical and expert guidance for women everywhere – provided at different levels of comprehension and available in different languages

This programme is currently being developed and as any Topic is covered it is shown in BOLD purple on the list below. You can view what is available simply by clicking on that bold title. Please note, however, that whilst it is our intention to make these Topics available in a wide range of different languages in due course that process will not start until all the Topics have been completed and presented in English.

  • A. Early years
  • Human Reproduction
  • First periods
  • Amount of bleeding during a cycle
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Painful periods and heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Contraception
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Pap test and HPV test (including vaccination)
  • Maternal RhD Immunisation
  • B. Pregnancy
  • Preconceptional counselling
  • Preparing for pregnancy
  • Antenatal care
  • Maternal Immunisation
  • Common complaints in pregnancy
  • Diet and Nutrition in pregnancy
  • Bleeding in early pregnancy
  • Danger signs in pregnancy
  • Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia
  • Diabetes and hyperglicemia in pregnancy
  • Viral diseases in pregnancy (HIV, CMV, COVID)
  • C. Childbirth
  • Labour and vaginal birth
  • Caesarean section
  • Pre-term birth
  • Still birth
  • Miscarriage
  • Postpartum hemorrhage
  • Sepsis
  • Fistula
  • Immediate postnatal care
  • Postnatal contraception
  • E. Fertility and other issues
  • Fertility
  • Treatment of infertility
  • Emergency contraception
  • Abortion care
  • F. Health in the middle years
  • Obesity
  • Endometriosis
  • Peri-menopause
  • The menopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Hormone replacement therapy
  • Bleeding after the menopause
  • Breast cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • G. Health in the later years
  • Urinary problems
  • Nutrition in the elderly
  • The impacts of aging
  • H. The Health Rights of Women
  • The respectful care of women

For further details about this programme please click here.

The cost of producing this resource has been funded, in part, by GSK thanks to the provision of an unrestrictive educational grant, GSK has had no editorial input or control over the content of these materials