July 2019 / 53 posts found

Working mums key to Scott Morrison’s election win

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Working mums formed a critical part of the Coalition’s shock election victory, with internal research finding Scott Morrison wooed back the key demographic which had abandoned the Liberals just months out from it. The revelation runs counter to the Liberals perceived “woman problem” which had plagued the government ahead of the federal campaign, with the Coalition winning the majority of female voters aged between 35-54 across the country. Prime Minister Scott Morrison with wife Jenny and daughters Abbey and Lily at a Liberal Party rally. Credit:AAP Government insiders point to events such as the Prime Minister’s swift response to the […]

Liberals introduce a new paternity leave and plan for pay-equity law – National

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As was clearly telegraphed, one of the big themes of the new federal budget is gender equality. The government is arguing that having more women working, choosing full-time employment and earning as much as their male colleagues will ultimately boost economic growth. There are two main initiatives the Liberals are ushering in to help Canada get there. The first is a new paternity leave specifically for new dads and other non-birthing parents. The second is legislation to help bridge the gender pay gap. Story continues below READ MORE: No tax cuts but low-income workers and small-business owners can breathe easier […]

Women’s health in Latin America gets a much-needed boost – Lia – The First Flushable Pregnancy Test

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We can’t deny that technology is growing as an essential component of healthcare delivery and social engagement.  As the leading organization in sexual and reproductive healthcare and rights, Planned Parenthood Global is continuously innovating in the ways that we reach youth, deliver information, promote citizen engagement, and provide care for the most vulnerable communities in Latin America. At Planned Parenthood Global, we have worked to improve sexual and reproductive health and rights in Latin America and Africa for more than 45 years, and have made it our mission to support, uplift, and collaborate with innovative, groundbreaking, and pioneering organizations. Latin […]

Jessi Cruickshank Husband: Why He Took Paternity Leave

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Jessi Cruickshank’s husband, Evan, with their twin boys I never really talk about my husband. I’ve always tried to uphold the illusion of being young, carefree and single. Just a strong, independent woman who does it all on her own. Then I got pregnant. Which, spoiler alert, I did not do on my own. As my bump grew, I figured I should start weaving my husband into my narrative, or at the very least, my Instagram stories, to assure the public that I was not, in fact knocked up accidentally by a one-night stand. I started to casually mention him […]

105-day maternity leave proponent defends measure

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Taguig City Rep. Pia Cayetano dismissed as ‘very antiquated,’ the view of the Employers’ Confederation of the Philippines that a longer maternity leave will push companies to hire men over women. This content was originally published here.

The IKEA Ad That Doubles As A Pregnancy Test

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They’re calling it the ad that could “change your life”. This content was originally published here.

Morgan Stanley Fired Me 22 Days After I Returned from Maternity Leave

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Morgan Stanley Fired Me 22 Days After I Returned From Maternity Leave Being a dedicated mother and a dedicated VP aren’t mutually exclusive The last few months have been some of the most difficult of my life as I struggle to find a new career and adjust to motherhood at the same time. I spent years working toward a career on Wall Street, buoyed by the constant reminder that, as a child of immigrants, I could (and should) achieve the American dream. But then, 22 days after returning from maternity leave, I was fired from my institutional sales position at […]

Meghan Markle to make rare maternity leave appearance in London TODAY – details | HELLO!

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Meghan Markle to make rare appearance in London today – details The Duchess of Sussex is on maternity leave with baby Archie The Duchess of Sussex has quietly been enjoying her maternity leave with her , but later on Saturday, Meghan is due to attend a Major League Baseball event at the London Stadium in Stratford. HELLO! can exclusively reveal that the new mum will join her husband Prince Harry at the sporting event, whose official charity partner is the Duke’s Invictus Games Foundation. Meghan has only made a handful of public appearances since giving birth to Archie on 6 May, […]

Gorgeous Summer Pregnancy Clothing Ideas for You

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Just because you’re pregnant doesn’t mean you can’t look for great summer pregnancy clothing ideas. With all the worries and anxiety about pregnancy, delivery, and becoming a mom, it’s natural for ladies to want to feel nice when they go out. Luckily, summer is the time when you will find a lot of great pieces of clothing for moms-to-be on sale. A short summer dress A light, short summer dress is an absolute must-have for moms-to-be. They’re easy to put on no matter your belly size and there are no worries about matching something else with it. A beautiful summer dress […]

Woman Desperate for Baby ‘Broken’ by Husband’s Confession After 29th Negative Pregnancy Test

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Woman Desperate for Baby ‘Broken’ by Husband’s Confession After 29th Negative Pregnancy Test A brokenhearted woman has opened up about discovering that her husband had been keeping an awful secret from her following her desperate attempts to fall pregnant. Sharing her story on the internet, the anonymous woman described the hurt she felt when, after enduring invasive and expensive fertility treatments including hormone injections and after taking 29 pregnancy tests, her husband admitted to having had a vasectomy before they had even met. That’s right, he sat there silently for years while his wife was desperately trying to conceive, never […]