During the COVID-19 crisis, clinics are providing essential sexual and reproductive health services. Call for hours and services available; telehealth may be offered. Click here to find the nearest clinic.
During the COVID-19 crisis, clinics are providing essential sexual and reproductive health services. Call for hours and services available; telehealth may be offered. Click here to find the nearest clinic.

Health News

$2.7 Million: 6 Agencies: 8 Arizona Counties: 35,000 Low-Income Clients

$2.7 Million: 6 Agencies: 8 Arizona Counties: 35,000 Low-Income Clients

April 30th, 2015

Arizona Family Health Partnership has recently completed the rigorous process to determine the Arizona family planning healthcare centers to receive this year’s Title X funding. Six competent Arizona health agencies have been awarded funding to provide services to low-income residents at clinics in eight Arizona counties. According to AFHP CEO Brenda “Bré” Thomas, the process […]

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Arizona Family Health Partnership clinics now providing healthcare, family planning services to Navajo Nation

Arizona Family Health Partnership clinics now providing healthcare, family planning services to Navajo Nation

Arizona Family Health Partnership (AFHP) has recently funded the first healthcare clinics to provide family planning in the Navajo Nation. These sites are open in Page at 467 Vista Ave. and Chilchinbito at the Chilchinbito Chapter House. According to Canyonlands Community Healthcare Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth Latham, DHSc, FNP, “This collaboration with the Arizona Family […]

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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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Unplanned Pregnancies Averted

Unplanned Pregnancies Averted

September 10th, 2013

In 2010, publicly funded contraceptive services helped women prevent 2.2 million unintended pregnancies, which would have resulted in 1.1 million unplanned births, according to “Contraceptive Needs and Services, 2010.” In the absence of these services, national levels of unintended pregnancy and unplanned birth among all women would be 66% higher and 73% higher among teens. […]

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FDA approves Truvada for prevention of HIV/AIDS

FDA approves Truvada for prevention of HIV/AIDS

July 16th, 2012

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug meant to help prevent the transmission of HIV/AIDS in at-risk individuals. Truvada, a combination medication that was approved by the FDA in 2004 to help control HIV in infected individuals, has been found to significantly reduce the risk of acquiring HIV. Uninfected individuals must […]

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FDA Approves New Breast Cancer Med

FDA Approves New Breast Cancer Med

June 08th, 2012

The US Food and Drug Administration today approved Perjeta (pertuzumab), a new intravenously-administered therapy against HER2-positive late-stage breast cancer. Perjeta is intended for patients who have not received prior treatment for metastatic breast cancer with an anti-HER2 therapy or chemotherapy, and is combined with trastuzumab, another anti-HER2 therapy, and docetaxel, a type of chemotherapy. To read […]

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