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Planificacion familiar de la Region gran de Memphis y de la comunidad de la cadena de HIV va ha presenter un taller acerca de las necesidades de la comunidad latina relacionado con el HIV

El Jueves 5 de Marzo 2009, Planificacion familiar de la Region gran de Memphis y la cadena de HIV esta presentando un taller educativo acerca de las necesidades psycologicas y medico de la comunidad latina relacionada con HIV/SIDA.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

Obama and Cohen Reelections are Victories for Women

“President Obama’s reelection is a historic victory for women’s health, driven by a substantial gender gap,” said Barry Chase, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

New Surveys Indicate Memphis Schools Fail to Provide Adequate Sex Education

MEMPHIS, TN — The Centers for Disease Control has released the results of the 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, and it shows that Memphis City high school students are more likely to have had sexual experience, more likely to have had intercourse with four or more persons and less likely to have used birth control since the survey was last conducted in 2009.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

New Study Shows Publicly Funded Family Planning Programs Prevent Abortions and Save Taxpayer Money

A study released last week by the highly respected Guttmacher Institute shows a federally funded family planning program is highly cost-effective and prevents nearly 2 million unintended pregnancies and 800,000 abortions in the United States each year. The program provides numerous benefits to clients in Memphis and Shelby County while reducing TennCare costs borne by taxpayers.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

January 7, 2009 Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Introduces New Director of Community Affairs

PLANNED PARENTHOOD GREATER MEMPHIS REGION INTRODUCES NEW DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

Memphis Monologues and Vagina Monologues Performances to Benefit Planned Parenthood

MEMPHIS, TN – A Memphis performance group is planning four performances during February to benefit Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

Memphis City Council Recognizes PPGMR Board Chair Nora Boone

MEMPHIS, TN — Today the Memphis City Council adopted a resolution recognizing Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region’s Board Chair Nora Boone for her extensive volunteer work.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

Planned Parenthood Urges Mid-South Community to Avoid Klan Rally in Downtown Memphis

MEMPHIS, TN – Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region (PPGMR) joins Mid-South area clergy and community groups, including Common Ground, in urging residents to avoid Saturday’s Downtown rally by the Loyal Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee

La Planificacion Familiar De La Region Mas Grande De Memphis Les Ofrece Vacunas A Los Adolescentes Y Adultos

MEMPHIS,TN-Agosto es el Mes Nacional- de Vacunación. Diseñados para aumentar la concienciay sensibilización a la importancia de las vacunas para prevenir enfermedadesentre niños y adultos.
Jan. 30, 2014 • Tennessee