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    Just Published: Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 4, 2016 2:17:47 PM

    Have you been looking for a text that explores a wide-variety of health issues and concerns for women to offer a holistic approach to care? We just published it. Presented within a quality of life framework, Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective by Angela Sammarco provides a women-centered perspective to explore the range of factors that can impact women’s health and well-being throughout the major life stages.

    The first text of its kind, Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective examines the ways in which the physical, psychological, spiritual, socioeconomic, and family domains impact women’s quality of life.

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    Topics: women's health, New Text, nursing, Angela Sammarco, Women's Health

    Review: Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition is "an ideal textbook"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 15, 2016 4:17:49 PM

    In a recently published review, the Midwest Book Review called Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition by Mary C. Brucker and Tekoa L. King "impressively well-organized and presented."

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    "...an ideal textbook for Medical Studies and Nurse Practitioner academic curricula, as well as Women's Health Issues supplemental studies reading lists. No medical school or university library Health/Medicine reference collection can be considered complete or up-to-date without the inclusion of [this text]."

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    Topics: Mary C. Brucker and Tekoa L. King, Midwest Book Review, midwifery, Navigate, nursing, pharmacology for women's health, Review, Pharmacology, Women's Health

    New Edition: Pharmacology for Women’s Health

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 21, 2015 2:51:02 PM

    Have you been looking for a trusted resource that addresses pharmacology as it specifically relates to women's health? We just published the eagerly-awaited Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition by Mary C. Brucker and Tekoa L. King.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Mary C. Brucker, Navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, nursing, pharmacology for women's health, Tekoa L. King, Pharmacology, Recently Published, Women's Health

    Updated Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding Online Course Now Live

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 14, 2015 2:36:45 PM

    Our Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding online course just keeps getting better. Created specifically to support the implementation of the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, it is an essential resource for educating your staff to reach Baby-Friendly status.

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    Topics: New Edition, baby-friendly, breastfeeding, lactation consultant, nursing, ten steps to successful breastfeeding, UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, world health organization, breastfeeding, Recently Published, Women's Health

    Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans, Third Edition Has Arrived

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 29, 2014 2:32:19 PM

    Are you looking for a text that teaches students and practicing nurses how to assess, plan, provide, and evaluate care for pregnancy, delivery, recovery, abnormal conditions, and newborn care? Our recently published Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans, Third Edition by Carol J. Green is just what you need.

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    Topics: New Edition, maternal newborn nursing care plans, NIC, Carol J. Green, Women's Health

    New Edition: Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 29, 2014 3:34:53 PM

    Are you or your students preparing for the midwifery or women's health nurse practitioner certification exams? We just published exactly what you need.

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    Topics: midwifery, New Edition, Beth M. Kelsey, Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, navigate, whnp, midwifery certification, women's health nurse practitioner certification, Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health

    New Review: Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition is "a perfectly women-centered text"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 26, 2013 4:17:41 PM

    The rave reviews keep on coming for Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis, our American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Book of the Year Award winner. According to Melicia Escobar, MSN, CNM, Adjunct Instructor and Clinical Faculty Advisor at Georgetown University,

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    Topics: women's health, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Frances E. Likis, Review, Schuiling, Women's Health

    Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition Now Available on Kindle

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 6, 2013 4:12:39 PM

    Have you ever wanted to read Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis on your Kindle? Now you can! Our American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Book of the Year Award winner was just released as a Kindle edition.

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    Topics: Kindle, acnm, ACNM Book of the Year, american college of nurse-midwives, Frances E. Likis, Kerri Durnell Schuiling, Women's Health

    Official Birth Announcement: Varney's Midwifery, Fifth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 15, 2013 11:30:56 AM

    The wait is over! We just published Varney's Midwifery, Fifth Edition by Tekoa L. King, Mary C. Brucker, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Carolyn L. Gegor, and Helen Varney. The gold standard for midwives and students, it features new chapters describing the profession of midwifery, reproductive physiology, clinical genetics, and support for women in labor.

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    Topics: midwifery, New Edition, Carolyn L. Gegor, Helen Varney, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Mary C. Brucker, Tekoa L. King, Varney's Midwifery, midwifery, Women's Health

    Happy Women's Health Week

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 16, 2013 4:38:41 PM

    Join us in celebrating National Women's Health Week! Coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office on Women's Health, National Women's Health Week brings together communities, businesses, government, health organizations, and other groups to celebrate the importance of women's health.

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    Topics: midwifery, National Women's Health Week, Women's Health

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