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Former CEO says attempt to ‘depoliticize’ Planned Parenthood led to ouster

Former Planned Parenthood president Dr. Leana Wen said that the organization’s board ousted her because of her efforts to refocus the organization to approach abortion as a healthcare issue rather than as a political one. Wen, who served as Planned Parenthood president for just eight months before being terminated on Tuesday, said in a Friday… Read More »

‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »