Monthly Archives: March 2011

Call to Action: United Nations Requesting increased funding and attention to cervical cancer


Please take a moment to read the following Call to action from the Alliance for Cervical Cancer Prevention, Cervical Cancer Action, PATH and the HPV Vaccine Global Community of Practice: The Cervical Cancer Action coalition, the Alliance for Cervical Cancer Prevention … Continue reading

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What’s in your vagina………?


Last week my colleague Emily introduced readers to the exceptionally good-looking VOGUE study team 🙂 – see last week’s post – and the research our group is doing to help women in Canada and around the world maintain their reproductive … Continue reading

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An Introduction to the VOGUE Team


The Vaginal Microbiome Group Initiative, also known as the “VOGUE” team, is a diverse group of scientists and clinicians from across Canada, united in their goal of capitalizing on new advances in genomic sequencing technology to improve women’s health. The … Continue reading

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More news from Nigeria: Positive Living


This week we had our first (HIV) Positive Women’s support group. We had 5 beautiful women show up, 2 who have already delivered and 3 pregnant women. Unfortunately there must have been a miscommunication on the time as 3 of … Continue reading

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Why women OWN the month of March, and why you have plans for Tuesday


Happy March to all the women of the world! What’s so great about March you ask??? Well, March is our month since on March 8th we celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD). And the cherry on top is that this year is … Continue reading

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