Reproductive Wellness

Date & Time

23 days ago

Neighborhood

Washington Heights

Description

Want to learn more about womb wellness? Looking for an educated, stigma-free, women of color centred workshop surrounding your reproductive health?

Join Sister Diaspora for Liberation and guest speaker Carmen Mojica, CPM for an introduction into reproductive health. The workshop will go over historical context and share recommendations for optimal reproductive system functioning for cycle wellness, as well as fertility. 

Location: Mind Body Soul Yoga Studio - 350 Fort Washington Avenue NY, NY 10033 Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm  ***light refreshments included.  More about the Workshop In this workshop, there will be a basic overview of the female reproductive system will be introduced. Participants will be able to identify the organs and glands involved, as well as a concise trajectory of female sexual development. The major hormones associated with the biological human female will also be explained.

There will also be a discussion debunking myths related to the female reproductive system. Since 1997 the federal government has invested more than $1.5 billion dollars in abstinence-only programs – proven ineffective programs which sensor or exclude important information that could help young people protect their health. Additionally, abstinence-only education does not give an in-depth explanation nor providediscussion about the reproductive system.

tags: mindfulness, wellness, women, activism, health, female, fertility