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Emerging issues in women's health: high-risk pregnancies, media portrayals, and sexual satisfaction
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The purpose of this session is to discuss emerging issues in women and infant health. These issues include the potential hormonal or teratogenic effects of exposure to natural gas, the increases in early elective deliveries and how state government has an interest in reducing them, and how the media affects the public's perception of appropriate age for maternity or paternity.
Session Objectives: Discuss the implications of natural gas exposure and maternal and infant health
Explain the association between exercise among women and sexual satisfaction
Describe how maternal and paternal age are described in US media relative to preconception health
Understand a statewide program to reduce early elective deliveries
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Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)