Cosponsor the Robin Danielson Feminine Hygiene Product Safety Act

Feminine hygiene products are a multi-billion dollar industry with women collectively spending well over $2 billion per year on these products. In the United States, the average woman will use over 16,800 tampons and pads over the course of her lifetime.
Despite this large investment and high usage, there has been limited research on the health risks these products pose to women.

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BRIEFING TODAY: Ending Obstetric Fistula – Maternal Health and Access to Safe Childbirth

Obstetric fistula is a devastating and preventable condition virtually eradicated in the developed world, but persists in regions with scant access to adequate medical care. More than two million women worldwide suffer from obstetric
fistula, which results from prolonged labor when women lack access to skilled medical assistance during childbirth. In recognition of the International Day to End Fistula, I invite you to attend an important briefing about obstetric fistula and how we can
combat it around the world.

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BRIEFING STARTING SOON: Ending Obstetric Fistula – Maternal Health and Access to Safe Childbirth

Obstetric fistula is a devastating and preventable condition virtually eradicated in the developed world, but persists in regions with scant access to adequate medical care. More than two million women worldwide suffer from obstetric
fistula, which results from prolonged labor when women lack access to skilled medical assistance during childbirth. In recognition of the International Day to End Fistula, I invite you to attend an important briefing about obstetric fistula and how we can
combat it around the world.

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