Celebrating International Women’s Day with women and families around the world is always a delight! I spent March 8, 1986, in the icy snow of Moscow with 16 Women For Peace shopping the kiosks with Russian families. International Women’s day in Russia is like Christmas in the U.S. Families were shopping for flowers and gifts […]
Rita Henley Jensen at Women’s E News broke the story on Maternal Death Rates & U.S. Health Disparities: The U.S. has the only rising maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The U.S. has the only rising maternal mortality rate in the developed world. Rita Henley Jensen broke this story in Women’s eNews! The emphasis now is on keeping premature and low birth weight babies alive vs. maternal care to increase the birth weight of their babies. The reasons women die are embolisms, infections, hemorrhaging and Pre-eclampsia — which is 50% avoidable!
We interviewed Erin Switalski for our Lean Into Green Telesummit. Erin is the Executive Director of Women’s Voices for the Earth (www.WomensVoices.org). Our Health. Our Future. Toxic Free! WVE is one of those organizations you want to be involved with.