Understanding Femtech: what it is and what it isn’t

Understanding Femtech: what it is and what it isn’t

  The term ‘Femtech’ has become a buzzword across business and healthcare media outlets. But while a catchy phrase makes for clickable headlines, is the term adding any value to the women’s health sphere? To explore the issue further we spoke with healthcare...
Women’s health in the military

Women’s health in the military

      In 1973, women comprised just 2% of the US enlisted forces and 8% of the officer corps. Today that number has risen substantially. Women make up 16% of enlisted members of the US military and 18% of the officer corps. Although good news for...
When US sexual assault survivors don’t speak English

When US sexual assault survivors don’t speak English

  Accessing any type of health service in the US can be difficult when English is not your first language. Now imagine trying to find the words to express yourself after you have been a victim of sexual assault. The impact of such a traumatic experience can leave...