JOIN THE MOVEMENT: BECOME A MEMBER!
Stand up for women's health and normalize conversations about sex, sexuality, menstruation and reproductive health challenges.
Click here to learn more.

From the Experts: A Special Section with Expert Info and Updates

Find out more about conditions, policies and treatments that may pertain to you or someone you know. Our experts weigh in on symptoms, suggestions, rules and regulations as they pertain to Medicine, Canadians and our Medical System.

The Vagina Bible

The Vagina Bible
Dr. Jen Gunter

Empowerment of women through accurate information about their own bodies is the “vagenda” of ob-gyn and New York Times columnist Gunter’s comprehensive, pseudoscience-bashing discussion of all things vaginal and vulvar.

Official site

 Migraines - More Than a Headache

Migraines: More Than a Headache
Elizabeth Leroux M.D., FRCPC

Migraine management is essential because of the debilitating effects. Current Pain and Headache Reports estimates that people who have chronic migraines miss an average of five work days in a three-month period. People who get regular migraines were also found to make less income than people who don’t. Combined with excruciating symptoms, this makes regular management essential.

People with migraines may experience:

  • sensitivity to light or noise
  • dizziness
  • eye pain
  • nausea or vomiting
  • vision blurring
  • visual aura, such as seeing “floaters” or bright spots
  • irritability

More on this topic

Gender-Based Approach to Health Funding

Gender-Based Approach to Health Funding:
One Path Toward Greater Economic Empowerment for Women

As large-scale demographic trends impact the age and composition of the Canadian population and the workforce, increased action must be taken to ensure women can contribute fully and successfully to the Canadian economy.

Download the PDF

 

A Gynecological Perspective to Women’s Health (PDF) discusses the issues surrounding the current established norm from the Gynecological Perspective. 

In this PDF Document:

  • Introduction to Gynecology
  • Gynecological Emphasis
  • Comparison of gynecology to other systems
  • Gynecological Problems
  • Factors Affecting Women’s Health
  • Solutions
  • Sexuality and Genitourinary Syndrome
  • Summary
  • Conclusion

Download the PDF

 

 

 

 

Communication

The WHC Mandate

WHC_Mandate.pdf
Popular 256.17 KB
Monday, 04 November 2019

Letter to Minister Shandro

Minister-Shandro_letter.pdf
Popular 131.86 KB
Monday, 04 November 2019