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Global Fund for Women
Forms an organization that makes grants to seed, support, and strengthen women's rights groups based outside the United States working to address human rights issues that include: providing economic opportunity and independence for women; increasing girls' access to education; improving women's health and reproductive rights; stopping violence against women; challenging harmful traditional practices; strengthening women's political participation; supporting lesbian rights; ensuring equal rights for women with disabilities; and, improving women's access to information technology. (See Details)
Cleis Press
Institute for Healthcare Advancement
Engages in a number of educational activities including conferences and seminars on a variety of healthcare issues that affect businesses and physicians, consultation to physician networks and other managed care organizations, and a growing number of publications for both professional and consumer audiences. (See Details)
Ten Speed Press
An independently owned book and poster publisher located in Berkeley, California. (See Details)
UCSF Nursing Press
Annual Reviews

A site that deals only with psychoactive agents, including pharmaceuticals. It is a “member-supported organization providing access to reliable, non-judgmental information about psychoactive plants, chemicals, and related issues.” It has a “pill identifier” function.

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Breast Cancer Fund

Works to show the connections between breast cancer and exposures to chemicals and radiation in everyday environments. Translates the growing body of scientific evidence linking breast cancer and environmental exposures into public education and advocacy campaigns that protect health and reduce breast cancer risk. Attempts to transform how our society thinks about and uses chemicals and radiation  with the goal of preventing breast cancer and sustaining health and life.

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Collaborative on Health and the Environment

An international partnership committed to strengthening the scientific and public dialogue on the impact of environmental factors on human health and catalyzing initiatives to address these concerns. Leverages mainstream health-affected constituencies in the environmental health science revolution and engages researchers, health professionals, and environmental health and justice advocates from diverse sectors. Founded in 2002, an international partnership of over 4,000 individuals and organizations in 45 countries and 48 states, including scientists, health professionals, health-affected groups, nongovernmental organizations and other concerned citizens, committed to improving human and ecological health.

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