Caring for Women Who are Incarcerated: Part Two



This week Katee and Corbin continue the discussion about health issues that women who are incarcerated face.This week’s episode focuses on access to abortion and sanitary products. We discuss supreme court cases regarding the issues and the realities women who are incarcerated experience when trying to access these resources.

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References:

https://www.bitchmedia.org/article/roe-v-wade/abortion-in-prison

https://www.aclu.org/blog/prisoners-rights/women-prison/arizona-needs-laws-protect-women-prisoners-menstrual-health

https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Health-Care-for-Underserved-Women/Health-Care-for-Pregnant-and-Postpartum-Incarcerated-Women-and-Adolescent-Females

https://www.aclu.org/issues/prisoners-rights/women-prison/state-standards-pregnancy-related-health-care-and-abortion

https://www.guttmacher.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/pubs/psrh/full/4105909.pdf

https://news.vice.com/en_ca/article/3kp9b5/abortion-behind-bars-terminating-a-pregnancy-in-prison-can-be-next-to-impossible


Caring for Women Who are Incarcerated: Part One



Over 200,000 women in the US are incarcerated. In this two part series, Katee and Corbin discuss some of the health care needs of women that become difficult to recieve when they are incarcerated. This week we talk about how women in prison systems receive care before, during, and after pregnancy. Healthcare policies from healthcare professionals and issues in the correctional system.

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References:

ACOG Committee Opinion

ACLU


Self Care



This week the vagibonds are joined by Holly Wamstad! She is a licensed massage therapist (LMT) in the state of Nebraska and owner of Logan Valley Massage Therapy. She teaches us about self care and why it’s actually important!

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References:

Psychology Today article


Women’s March



Last Saturday was the first anniversary of the Women’s March. In this episode, the Vagibonds discuss the reasons for the march, other similar marches throughout history, and the potential problems with the movement.

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References:

2017 Women’s March

Women’s March Official Website

1913 Women’s Suffrage Parade

African American Women’s Suffrage Movement

Million Woman March

“Why This Black Girl Will Not Be Returning To The Women’s March”


When Endometrial Glands Go Rogue



This week Katee and Corbin discuss a condition that affects the lives of many women: Endometriosis. We discuss it as a cause of chronic pelvic pain which has a large impact on the every day lives of the women which it affects. We talk theories about cause and treatment. Also don’t forget about our VAGIBONDS MUG GIVEAWAY! Comment on our page, send us an e-mail, share us on social media, or rate and review us on iTunes and you will be entered to win!

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References:

https://www-uptodate-com.proxy.lib.uiowa.edu/contents/endometriosis-pathogenesis-clinical-features-and-diagnosis?search=Endometriosis&source=search_result&selectedTitle=1~150&usage_type=default&display_rank=1

https://www-uptodate-com.proxy.lib.uiowa.edu/contents/endometriosis-treatment-of-pelvic-pain?search=Endometriosis&source=search_result&selectedTitle=2~150&usage_type=default&display_rank=2


Don’t be a douche



This week Madeline Knott joins us again! She leads the vagibonds on a historical journey of the things people have been using to “clean” their vaginas throughout time.

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References:

Why douching won’t die

UIHC Vulvar Skin Guidlines


Like a virgin – pregnant for the very first time



Merry Christmas to those who observe! This week we are joined by Madeline Knott! She and the vagibonds decided to find out who else wants to be like Mary and have a virgin birth. We also discuss whether religiousness effects your definitions of sex.

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References:

Reuters article

Yahoo question 1, question 2, question 3

Herring Amy H, Attard Samantha M, Gordon-Larsen Penny, Joyner William H, Halpern Carolyn T. Like a virgin (mother): analysis of data from a longitudinal, US population representative sample survey BMJ 2013; 347 :f7102


Centering Pregnancy



This week we talk about Centering Pregnancy. What is the Centering model and why are we using it? Katee explains and shares her own story of Centering.

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References:

https://www.centeringhealthcare.org/

Chen, L., et al., Centering and Racial Disparities (CRADLE study): rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial of centering pregnancy and birth outcomes. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 2017. 17(1): p. 118.