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  • Women’s Equality Day

    By CPOG Team on August 25, 2016
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    “When everybody’s equal we’re all more free” –Barack Obama 44th President of the United States The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. Text of the 19th amendment Women’s […]
  • End of Summer and Back to School

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on August 8, 2016
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    Many students around the country are getting ready to head off to college this week. They are buying sheets, books and desk lamps. Here are a few other for students and parents to add to the prep lists. Healthcare Do you have private health insurance? Are you covered under your parent’s plan? Does the school cover basic health care needs? […]
  • Osteoporosis Prevention

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on June 6, 2016
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    Osteoporosis is a condition where bones get thin and can break easily. About 54 million Americans have or are at increased risk for getting osteoporosis. Age, female sex and family history are  major risk factors for getting thin bones  But it is important to know, having thin bones is not the medical problem Fracture—breaking bones—is the problem.  Approximately one in […]
  • Dr. T on Good Morning Arizona for Women’s Health Week

    By CPOG Team on May 9, 2016
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  • Women’s Health Week 2016: It’s about your heart

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on May 9, 2016
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      When you think of women’s health, you may think of breast cancer, ovarian cancer or your annual visit to get a pap smear.  But the leading cause of death for women is none of these. Heart Disease is the #1 threat to women’s health. Only 54% of women are aware of this fact. One in three women dies of heart disease each year and since 1984 […]
  • Dr. T talks Teen Pregnancy Prevention on Good Morning Arizona

    By CPOG Team on April 18, 2016
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  • Dr. Thompson on Good Morning Arizona

    By CPOG Team on March 14, 2016
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    What is Endometriosis? (Click to watch the video.)  
  • Endometriosis

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on March 3, 2016
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    What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a by product of what I like to call a female super power–the ability to create and grow a new human being.  During each monthly cycle,  the ovary creates several follicles or cysts.  One of them will release the egg that can go on to create an embryo.  At the same time the lining of the […]
  • Why I am Pro-Choice

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on January 22, 2016
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    I spent three hours with her on Wednesday. I held her hand, rubbed her back and reminded her to take deep breaths. Three hours later, it was over. She had made it through. She delivered a beautiful, healthy baby boy. No epidural, no intervention, just like she wanted. In those hours, I was energized by the bonds that formed between […]
  • The Pill–Over the Counter

    By Dr Sharon Thompson on January 6, 2016
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    This is definitely something good. For those of you who worry: *birth control pills have fewer serious side effects for fewer women than many medicines currently available off the shelf *accessible, reliable birth control reduces unintended pregnancy *accessible, reliable birth control does not increase the percentage of teens having sex *the Oregon law got it right in requiring health coverage […]

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