Featured News Archive

  

Canadian Researchers Create Natural Supplement to Combat Postpartum Blues

Posted on 4/11/2024
SOGC CEO Dr. Diane Francoeur spoke with Global News about a Canadian-developed supplement to help prevent postpartum blues.

  

SOGC CEO Speaks with The Current About Misinformation in Women's Healthcare

Posted on 4/9/2024
SOGC CEO Speaks with The Current About Misinformation in Women's Healthcare

  

National pharmacare plan to be included in 2024 budget: Freeland

Posted on 4/3/2024
The SOGC joins Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland as she confirms national pharmacare program will be included in the 2024 budget

  

SOGC CEO Comments on Over-the-Counter Birth Control Approval in U.S.

Posted on 3/20/2024
SOGC CEO Comments on Over-the-Counter Birth Control Approval in U.S.

  

Women’s Health Advocate calls on expeditious passage of C-64: An Act Respecting Pharmacare

Posted on 3/8/2024
As part of International Women’s Day 2024, Women’s Health Advocate calls on expeditious passage of C-64: An Act Respecting Pharmacare

  

SOGC President spoke with CHCH News on yesterday’s announcement of free access to contraceptives

Posted on 3/5/2024
SOGC President, Dr. Amanda Black, spoke with CHCH News on yesterday’s announcement of free access to contraceptives

  

Health Advocate Applauds Federal Government in Free Access to Contraceptives for Canadians

Posted on 2/29/2024
Health Advocate Applauds Federal Government in Free Access to Contraceptives for Canadians

  

People with polycystic ovary syndrome may be at higher risk of suicide: study

Posted on 2/7/2024
People with polycystic ovary syndrome may be at higher risk of suicide: study

  

N.B. medical groups call for greater abortion access following Clinic 554 closure

Posted on 2/6/2024
N.B. medical groups call for greater abortion access following Clinic 554 closure

  

SOGC calls on Province of NB and Premier Higgs to act urgently following Clinic 554 closure

Posted on 2/2/2024
SOGC calls on Province of NB and Premier Higgs to act urgently following Clinic 554 closure

  

HPV vaccine can prevent cancer. So why isn’t it free for many Canadians?

Posted on 2/2/2024
HPV vaccine can prevent cancer. So why isn’t it free for many Canadians?

  

Pilot project looks to eradicate cervical cancer with new screening methods

Posted on 1/26/2024
Pilot project looks to eradicate cervical cancer with new screening methods

  

Cervical cancer: screening remains key

Posted on 1/25/2024
Cervical cancer: screening remains key

  

Marked increase in cervical cancer cases, how can this be explained?

Posted on 1/19/2024
Marked increase in cervical cancer cases, how can this be explained?

  

SOGC announces new Director of Communications and Public Affairs

Posted on 1/17/2024
SOGC announces new Director of Communications and Public Affairs

  

Health Canada has officially approved birth control app Natural Cycles

Posted on 1/11/2024
Health Canada has officially approved birth control app Natural Cycles. Should I use it to prevent pregnancy?

  

Cancer society, gynecologists hope for national shift in cervical cancer screening

Posted on 1/11/2024
Cancer society, gynecologists hope for national shift in cervical cancer screening

  

B.C. to offer Canada’s first at-home, self-screening test for cervical cancer

Posted on 1/10/2024
B.C. to offer Canada’s first at-home, self-screening test for cervical cancer

  

Micronized progesterone shortage update

Posted on 12/21/2023
Micronized progesterone shortage update

  

Universal Coverage of Prescription Contraception Update

Posted on 12/15/2023
Universal Coverage of Prescription Contraception Update