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What is Family Planning?

What is Family Planning?

April 10th, 2015

In honor of Family Planning Awareness month, we’re going back to basics…just what is family planning?   Family planning is defined as the means by which individuals and couples attain their desired number of children and the spacing and timing of their births. It is achieved through the use of contraception and the treatment of […]

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Guest Blog: International Preventative Health – HIV/AIDS Education in India

Guest Blog: International Preventative Health – HIV/AIDS Education in India

March 05th, 2015

I study Global Health at Arizona State University and currently have the incredible opportunity to intern with Arizona Family Health Partnership this year. I am very interested in international medicine and reproductive healthcare, and I hope to pursue these areas in my future studies and vocation. Last summer I had the opportunity to travel to […]

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Valentine’s Day is International Condom Day!

Valentine’s Day is International Condom Day!

February 12th, 2015

This Saturday is Valentine’s Day. It’s also International Condom Day! So let’s celebrate condoms! Male Condoms A male condom is a thin sheath that covers the penis during intercourse. Male condoms can be made of latex, polyurethane, or lambskin. Male condoms can be lubricated, colored, flavored, and textured. Condoms can only be used for one […]

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month!

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month!

January 29th, 2015

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month! It may be the end of the month, but it’s important to be aware of cervical health all year long! What You Should Know: The Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) called HPV (human papillomavirus) is estimated to be involved in over 90% of cervical cancer cases. HPV vaccines (Cervarix and […]

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For Every U.S. Dollar Spent on Publicly Funded Family Planning, $7.09 Was Saved

October 20th, 2014

The Arizona Family Health Partnership, formerly known as the Arizona Family Planning Council, was founded in 1974…

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#ThxBirthControl

#ThxBirthControl

November 12th, 2014

Today is the day we say, “Thanks, Birth Control.” From the condom (both male and female), to the pill, to the IUD…

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Welcome to the Arizona Family Health Partnership

Welcome to the Arizona Family Health Partnership

October 20th, 2014

Welcome to the Arizona Family Health Partnership

Beginning in August, the Arizona Family Health Partnership

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