Image from page 65 of “The diagnosis and treatment of diseases of women” (1907) Hemorrhoids

Image from page 65 of “The diagnosis and treatment of diseases of women” (1907)

Image from page 65 of "The diagnosis and treatment of diseases of women" (1907) Identifier: diagnosistreatmecros Title: The diagnosis and treatment of diseases of women Year: 1907 (1900s) Authors: Crossen, Harry Sturgeon, 1869- Subjects: Genital Diseases, Female Gynecology Gynecology Women Generative organs, Female Publisher: St. Louis : Mosby Contributing Library: Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine Digitizing Sponsor: Open Knowledge Commons and Harvard Medical School View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of...
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Working with Women in Turbulent Times Exercise

Working with Women in Turbulent Times

Working with Women in Turbulent Times Event on 2017-10-14 09:30:00 To celebrate our 35th Anniversary, Leeds Women’s Counselling and Therapy Service is hosting a conference‘Working with Women in Turbulent Times’. This event provides a lively opportunity for counsellors, psychotherapists and other practitioners who provide services for women to come together and discuss the challenges facing us in the current political/socio-economic climate and share innovative ways of working with this client group. Keynote speakers:  Dr Susie Orbach   Susie Orbach is a psychoanalyst and writer. She co-founded The Women's Therapy Centre in 1976 and The Women's Therapy Centre Institute, a training...
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Invisible Women? Womens Issues

Invisible Women?

Invisible Women? In Canada, women from First Nations groups are much more likely to be the victims of violent crime than are other women. And yet these crimes go practically unreported in major media outlets, and are often unsolved. Organizations such as the Native Women’s Association of Canada and Amnesty International Canada have been trying to bring attention to this shameful situation. It is these missing and murdered women that I thought about as I took a photo of a sculpture of a group of Mohawk women. The sculture is titled "Caughnawaga Women" by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Côté (1924), and...
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Open Circle * Rising in Sisterhood * Women Circle Initiation 2 Exercise

Open Circle * Rising in Sisterhood * Women Circle Initiation 2

Open Circle * Rising in Sisterhood * Women Circle Initiation 2 Event on 2017-09-24 18:30:00 Welcome Sister A bit more about the open circles in September.  The circle is a place to reconnect with ourselves, our essence, depth and the magic of sisterhood. For growth, for healing, for nourishment and community. For a different kind of sisterhood.. A place to connect to the magic of the divine feminine (in both its assertive and gentle aspects). To the moon, the magic of our cycle, the wisdom of our bodies.  The practices include different forms of meditation, conscious touch, silence, dance, prayer,...
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Women Helping Women 2 Network Heights Luncheon Exercise

Women Helping Women 2 Network Heights Luncheon

Women Helping Women 2 Network Heights Luncheon Event on 2017-09-07 11:00:00 Space is limited! This event typically sells out so get your early bird ticket and reserve your seat as ticket sales at the door are .00 and only if space is available.  Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Spice up your 30 Second Commercial   Are you saying the right things in your commercial, but feel like something is missing? Find out how to own the room and deliver your 30-second commercial in a way that is memorable. After a short writing exercise and a brief presentation, we will have...
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Women and Exercise Exercise

Women and Exercise

Women are more prone to obesity. They have to exercise every day for as little as 10-30 minutes. This will enhance their quality of life. Importance of exercise to women at different stages of life: A woman, whatever her age, has to have some sort of physical activity to keep herself physically fit. The benefits derived from physical activity are enormous. This little extra activity adds to the quality of life a women can have. Now we shall examine the need for exercise at different stages of a women's life. Early days Before the advent of computers and televisions, children...
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Embracing Age as a Superpower - a weekly series for Wise Women Meditation

Embracing Age as a Superpower – a weekly series for Wise Women

Embracing Age as a Superpower - a weekly series for Wise Women Event on 2017-09-06 08:30:00 This is an 8-week group for women of the decades who are seeking purpose, passion, connection, and community and for women interested in exploring age as a superpower for a meaningful, fulfilling life. Perhaps you have raised a family, retired from a career, relocated to a new community or experienced loss or change in relationship...and now you're wondering 'what's next?’ Perhaps you have awareness of the importance of physical health and a network of support as you progress in years and experience health and life...
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