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Delaware Public Media

Women in Delaware prisons who lack fresh feminine hygiene products are at greater risk for health problems.

New slate of women-focused bills released in Dover

Apr 13, 2016
Delaware Public Media

Legislators released a trio of bills Wednesday they say will strengthen health care privacy and equal employment in the workforce for women.



Delaware is assembling $10 million for an effort to make more kinds of contraceptives available to more women more quickly.

Christiana Care Health System

Christiana Care Health System will be making major changes to its women and children’s health facilities.

The hospital presented a plan to the Delaware Health Resources Board on Thursday to construct a new Women and Children’s building. The $260 million proposed building would be eight stories and cover nearly 400,000 square feet. The plan includes expanded labor and delivery suites, a larger triage room, a four-level parking garage, and a continuing care nursery for infants with health problems