Call to stop jailing pregnant women in England after baby dies in prison toilet | Prisons and probation

Vulnerable pregnant women are being imprisoned for non-violent offences, in some cases within just a few weeks of their babies’ due date, according to new research set to be published…

5 Reasons to Stop Asking Women When They Are Having Babies

It’s time that we stop asking women when they are having babies! This is one of the most insensitive questions you can ask a woman today. There are so many…

8 Things to Do to Stop Living Pay to Pay

If you’ve ever found yourself desperately waiting for payday just so you can continue to function and survive, well, you’re not alone. In fact, a 2014 study found that 1…

Forced evacuation of pregnant Indigenous women must stop

Pregnant Indigenous women are being forced to travel hundreds of kilometres to give birth alone and away from their communities. Health Canada has a birth evacuation policy that requires them…

The Supreme Court Revealed a Lack of Respect for Precedent and Women’s Health—And It Won’t Stop There

Pro-choice activists outside the Supreme Court on Dec. 1 for oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. (Center for Reproductive Rights / Instagram) Even though Roe v. Wade…

10 Ways To Stop Impulse Buying

Amidst the barrage of constant television advertising, regular email blasts, and the lure of shopping centre sales, it’s no surprise we have become a generation of impulse buyers. Yet our…

Put a stop to pregnancy discrimination in nontraditional jobs

I am a patrol officer in Florence, Kentucky. In 2015, there was a period of several months when my workforce of over 60 people had zero women on duty. The…

You’re Not A Bad Mom If…Common Misconceptions That Need to Stop!

Today’s culture of social media has created unrealistic expectations around being a “perfect mom.” I am here today to tell you that you are a GREAT mom, just as you…

How To Stop Worrying About Miscarriage, According To Experts

No matter how healthy you are or how well your pregnancy is going, worries about miscarriage can still rear their ugly head. This is especially true for women who have…

Call the Midwife star calls on employers to stop telling pregnant women when they can and can’t work

Call the Midwife star Helen George has called on employers to stop telling pregnant mothers how long that they can work for. The actress, 37, who is pregnant for a…