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22.7% of pregnant women suffer intimate partner violence, Spanish study shows

A new study analyses the violent behaviors exhibited towards pregnant women. While 21% of women suffer emotional violence during pregnancy, 3.6% encounter physical or sexual violence. Furthermore, 36....

Learn how to recognize, intervene in domestic violence cases

As recently as 40 years ago, domestic violence often was not considered a crime, even by law enforcement and the judicial system. Victims had little or no resources to help them escape the violence ai...

Impact of domestic violence on women's mental health

(University of Montreal) In addition to their physical injuries, women who are victims of domestic violence are also at a greater risk of mental health problems such as depression and psychotic sympto...

Violence and Exploitation against Women and Girls

Violence against elderly women, disabled women, and pregnant women are addressed, as are the public health issues related to violence against women.

Behavioral researcher conducts Attorney General's state domestic violence homicide report

When cases of intimate partner domestic violence appear in national news, University of Kentucky behavioral researcher TK Logan said she often hears the question, "Why don't women leave?"

[Comment] Research priorities to address violence against women and girls

Violence against women and girls is increasingly visible on the global health and development agenda—both as a matter of social justice and equality for women and as a public health priority. After ...

Worldwide action needed to address hidden crisis of violence against women and girls

Current efforts to prevent violence against women and girls are inadequate, according to a new Series published in The Lancet. Estimates suggest that globally, 1 in 3 women has experienced either phy...

UP4 Probiotics Partners with The National Network to End Domestic Violence

UP4 Probiotics will be donating a portion of their sales of UP4 WOMEN’S probiotic to The National Network to End Domestic Violence ( during the month of October. This organizati...

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Motives and Characteristics of Domestic Violence Homicides and Suicides among Women in India.

ABSTRACT Domestic violence homicides and suicides are significant causes of deaths among women in India. This study examined characteristics and motives of various types of domestic violence related h...

Government implementation of domestic violence protection measures nationwide.

As part of its policy to end violence against women and girls, the UK Government is rolling out domestic violence protection powers that will enable police to act more quickly in urgent situations. Th...

Prevention of domestic violence against women and children in low-income and middle-income countries.

Violence against women and children is increasingly recognized as an important and urgent public health, social and human rights issue cutting across geographical, socioeconomic and cultural boundarie...

How do primary health care professionals deal with pregnant women who are victims of domestic violence?

to determine how Family Health Strategy professionals recognize and deal with domestic violence in pregnant women.

The influence of women's empowerment on maternal health care utilization: Evidence from Albania.

Women in Albania receive antenatal care and postnatal care at lower levels than in other countries in Europe. Moreover, there are large socio-economic and regional disparities in maternal health care ...

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