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Women's Health Class-Clase: La Salud de la Mujer

Saturday, April 05, 2008
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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705 Woodrow, Santa Cruz, CA (Garfield Park Library on Westside, meet on lawn, we'll move to another location if bad weather hits)
Completely free!

705 Woodrow, Santa Cruz, CA (La biblioteca del Parque Garfield en el oeste de la ciudad de Santa Cruz, nos vamos a encontrar en el cesped en frente de la biblioteca y podemos cambiar de sitio si nos pegue el mal tiempo)
Completamente gratis!

Run through of menstrual cycles (uterine, ovarian, & hormonal perspectives), basic information on fertility awareness and self examination, overview and discussion of conception and contraception/abortion methods (both traditional and less common/herbal methods), and even a little on "alternative"/non-commercial options to care for menstrual needs. I will provide lots of useful information however I am not an expert nor a doctor/medical professional. I am just someone who's interested and passionate about people learning about how our bodies work. Also, keep in mind we will be talking about methods to avoid and terminate pregnancy, so beware if you are offended or disturbed by this. I would love for you to contribute to this discussion! Let's help eachother learn and empoower ourselves by taking control of our own bodies and reproductive health! This will be a safe space for everyone.
Completely free!

Voy a ensenar la clase en ingles, y vamos a discutir el ciclo menstrual, informacion basica sobre la conciencia de la fertilidad y la autoexaminacion, una discusion sobre la concepcion y metodos de contracepcion/aborto (metodos clínicos tradicionales y otros que son alternativos/herbales). Voy a dar mucha informacion beneficiosa, pero no soy una doctora ni una profesional medica. Soy solamente una persona que esta interesada en aprender sobre como funcionan nuestros cuerpos. Tambien, acuerdese que vamos a hablar de metodos para evitar/terminar con un embarazo, entonces tenga cuidado si le molesten estos temas. Quiero que usted sea parte de esta discusion! Vamos a ayudarnos una a otra tomar el control de nuestros cuerpos y nuestra salud reproductiva! Aunque la clase no estara en espanol, yo tengo recursos en espanol y puedo pasar tiempo extra con usted al final del curso si tenga algunos intereses, preguntas, o preocupaciones. Este sera un lugar seguro para todos.
Completamente gratis!
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