FIGO in the news

Gestational Diabetes, Its Prevention & More
Inclusive India, India - 14 November 2019

Think big, start small, and act now on family planning
The Jakarta Post, Indonesia - 3 October 2019

New guidelines recommend follow up care after complicated pregnancies
World Diabetes Foundation - 30 September 2019

FIGO receives international prize for Environment and Climate Action: "We Are Doing Our Part"
Accademia Kronos Onlus, Italy - 27 September 2019

6 Reasons for a Missed or Late Period, According to Doctors
Good Housekeeping, USA - 23 September 2019

FOGSI hosts summit on women's health and empowerment
Express Healthcare, India - 3 September 2019

Wycofać glifosat - stanowisko FIGO
Termedia, Poland - 21 August 2019

Brazil’s Debate Over ‘Obstetric Violence’ Shines Light On Abuse During Childbirth
Huffington Post, Global - 9 August 2019

Period Poverty
Trinidad and Tabago Newsday - 5th August 2019

When Will We Start Applying the Precautionary Principle to the Chemicals that Are Killing Our Kids?
Organic Consumers Association, USA - 2 August 2019

Ovarian Cancer Diagnostics Market Size Worth $2 Billion By 2026: Grand View Research, Inc.
PR Newswire, UK - 2 August 2019

Ginecologi: “Il glifosato fa male alle donne incinte, va eliminato”
Il Salvagente, Italy - 1 August 2019

Medical experts criticise BBC for use of phrase 'heartbeat bill'
The Guardian, UK - 26 June, 2019 

Alarming Rise of Caesarean Section Deliveries
Economic & Political Weekly, India - 17 June, 2019

Radiation's Role Questioned in Stage III Uterine Cancer
MedPage Today, USA - 14 June, 2019

FIGO outlines global standards for preeclampsia screening
MDedge, ObGyn News - 30 May, 2019

Obesity- one of root cause for infertility among women
The Woman Journal, USA - 21 March, 2019

India marks first national GDM Awareness Day
World Diabetes Foundation - 12 March, 2019

Putting a Stop to FGM in Malaysia
Star, Malaysia - 5 March, 2019

Gender Equality is Linked to Higher Contraceptive Use in Teens & Here's Why That's a Big Deal
Bustle - 1 March, 2019

The end could be in sight for obstetric fistula, a devastating childbirth injury
ABC News, Australia - 24 February, 2019


More Syrian Women Refugees Die at Childbirth in Lebanon, Figures Show
The Daily Star, Lebanon - 18 December, 2018


Ireland gains voting seat on influential global federation 
Irish Medical Times, Ireland - 12 December, 2018


Rights-based advocacy to end Violence Against Women
EuropaWire, Europe - 4 December, 2018


Award-winning OB-GYN: Japanese health advisor achieves global recognition for efforts in Laos
The Laotian Times, Lao PDR - 19 November, 2018

Kehamilan Jadi Momen Kesadaran akan Diabetes
CNN Indonesia - 14 November, 2018

Ginecologia Elsa Viora premiata al congresso mondiale della Figo: unica italiana tra le migliori ginecologhe donne nel mondo
Quotidiano Sanità, Italy - 5 November, 2018


SOS parti cesarei. Sono troppi. L’appello degli esperti su Lancet
Scienza e Farmaci, Italy - 22 October, 2018


Federação de Ginecologia faz alerta sobre violência contra mulheres
Agência Brasil, Brazil - 18 October, 2018


Virginity Testing A Human Rights Violation With No Scientific Basis
Sahara Reporters, New York, United States - 18 October, 2018


Finnish doctors report rise in immigrant mothers with mutilated genitals
Sputnik International, Russia - 16 October, 2018
 

C-Sections Double Since 2000: Rich Too Many, Poor Too Few (subscription only)
Medscape, United States - 15 October, 2018


Médicos de 130 países debatem saúde da mulher em congresso no Rio de Janeiro
ND, Brazil - 15 October, 2018
 

Finnish hospitals see more babies born to mothers with FGM
Yle Uutiset, Finland - 14 October, 2018
 

Médicos de 130 países debatem saúde da mulher em congresso no Rio de Janeiro
Agência Brasil, Brazil - 14 October, 2018


C-section rates have nearly doubled worldwide since 2000
CBS News, United States - 12 October 2018

 

'Medically uncecessary' c-sections double in the UK
The Independant, UK - 12 October, 2018

 

'Epidemia de cesarianas' na America Latina preocupa ginecologists
Universera, Brazil -12 October, 2018
 

Poluição causa efeitos devastadores na saúde da mulher
Vida & Ação, Brazil - 11 October, 2018
 

Caesarean section use has more than doubled globally since 2000
Science Daily, United States - 11 October, 2018


Violência contra mulheres e meninas é o maior problema global de saúde pública
SEGS, Brazil - 11 October, 2018
 

XXII Congresso Mundial da FIGO no Rio de Janeiro
Gen Medicina, Brazil - 10 October, 2018

 

All you need to know about Ovarian Cancer
Punch News, Nigeria - 3 October, 2018

 

High-risk human papillomavirus status and prognosis in invasive cervical cancer: A nationwide cohort study
PLOS Medicine, San Francisco, United States - 1 October, 2018
 

XXII Congresso Mundial da FIGO 2018 debaterá os desafios para a qualificação da assistência em saúde à mulher no planeta
Portal Nacional de Seguros, Brazil - 17 September, 2018

 

What about women? The case for gendered NCD policies
Devex, Global - 13 September, 2018

 

Toxic environmental exposures in maternal, fetal, and reproductive health
Contemporary OB/GYN, United States - 12 September, 2018

 

Meet FIGO Fellow Dr Akter
CCBRT, Tanzania - 10 August, 2018

 

Cesarean Section Rates Going Up For Various Reasons 
TheRightDoctors, India - 28 May, 2018

 

Ireland must back abortion referendum to right serious wrong
Belfast Telegraph, Ireland - 22 May, 2018


Head of Savita Halappanavar inquiry calls for Yes vote
Irish Times, Ireland - 22 May, 2018


Delivery through C-section has become a global epidemic
Gulf News, UAE - 11 April, 2018


FIGO: Aborto se justifica cuando hay razón médica
Página Siete, Bolivia - 30 May, 2017