Mindanao Young Women Leaders Congress October 20-22, 2011 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH  and  RESPONSIBLE SEXUALITY
H.G.,13 years old,  a second year high school  student was brought by her aunt for prenatal care.  She was 4 months pregna...
 
A.T.,19 years old,  a graduating nursing  student was admitted to the hospital because of profuse vaginal bleeding followi...
Objectives <ul><li>Present RH issues faced by young people </li></ul><ul><li>Understand  Reproductive Health and its eleme...
Mabilis ang pagdami ng ating populasyon: (Annual growth rate of 2% /1.7M people added)
20% (17M) ang kabataang may edad 15-24 Young People
ALL RH THREATS LIMIT THEIR OPTIONS IN LIFE RH Concerns of Young People <ul><li>RH Threats </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Early and ...
RH situation in the Philippines <ul><li>YAFSS II says: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>coital debut at 18 years for girls,  </li></u...
Females Males Tumataas ng bilang ng may Premarital Sex
Pregnancy in the Young 26 % of women age 15-24 have begun childbearing  (NDHS 2008) early childbearing is highest in Mimar...
<ul><li>High fertility + low level of FP practice – high unwanted births & high level of abortion + inadequate services – ...
Major Health Problem <ul><ul><li>Serious Complications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Consequences </li></ul></ul>Repro...
HIV rate in the Philippines
Regional Presentation of Cases Handled  by ALAGAD-Mindanao and Other Partners  (As of September 30, 2011)
Davao City AIDS Registry  (as of September 30, 2011)   - 189 PLHIV (173 males and 16 females)  - 166 still living (154 mal...
A state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity,  in all mat...
Philippine Reproductive Health Program (DOH Admin. Order 1-A s, 1998) 10  Elements of  RH
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH FRAMEWORK Reproduction Population Family Planning Gender Power Sexuality Quality of Life Life Cycle Ap...
The missing link in women’s health… Gender- men’s power over women Sexuality-brought into the public sphere Rights –call f...
Basic rights Right to make decisions Right to accurate information Right to make informed choices Respect for decisions an...
Reproductive choice <ul><li>being able to make your own decisions about abstinence, contraception, and  </li></ul><ul><li>...
Responsible Sexuality <ul><li>Accurate information/awareness </li></ul><ul><li>-Know your self and your body </li></ul><ul...
Responsible Sexuality <ul><li>Life skills </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Setting goals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interpersonal rel...
Responsible Sexuality S tudy/Learn T hink O rganize P articipate
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By: Dr. Darleen San Jose Estuart, Head, Brokenshire Women's Center, Brokenshire Hospital

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  1. 1. Mindanao Young Women Leaders Congress October 20-22, 2011 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH and RESPONSIBLE SEXUALITY
  2. 2. H.G.,13 years old, a second year high school student was brought by her aunt for prenatal care. She was 4 months pregnant. She had a 16 year old boyfriend. She eventually delivered by cesarean section after a prolonged and difficult labor, and is now breastfeeding her two month old baby.
  3. 4. A.T.,19 years old, a graduating nursing student was admitted to the hospital because of profuse vaginal bleeding following an abortion. She underwent surgery and had massive blood transfusions. She died after five days in the ICU.
  4. 5. Objectives <ul><li>Present RH issues faced by young people </li></ul><ul><li>Understand Reproductive Health and its elements </li></ul><ul><li>Approaches to Reproductive Health and Responsible Sexuality </li></ul>
  5. 6. Mabilis ang pagdami ng ating populasyon: (Annual growth rate of 2% /1.7M people added)
  6. 7. 20% (17M) ang kabataang may edad 15-24 Young People
  7. 8. ALL RH THREATS LIMIT THEIR OPTIONS IN LIFE RH Concerns of Young People <ul><li>RH Threats </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Early and unprotected sex </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Early pregnancy, childbirth and their complications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Abortion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reproductive Tract Infections/ HIV-AIDS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rape/violence/sexual harassment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sexual Identity/ orientation </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. RH situation in the Philippines <ul><li>YAFSS II says: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>coital debut at 18 years for girls, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>17 years for boys </li></ul></ul><ul><li>YAFSS III says: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>11.6% of single adolescents 15-19 are sexually active </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>23% of 15-24 years old are sexually active </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Females Males Tumataas ng bilang ng may Premarital Sex
  10. 11. Pregnancy in the Young 26 % of women age 15-24 have begun childbearing (NDHS 2008) early childbearing is highest in Mimaropa 37% and SOCCSKSARGEN (35%) Davao 28.7 (NDHS 2008) SPMC, 2010 - 12.9% pregnancies , under 19.
  11. 12. <ul><li>High fertility + low level of FP practice – high unwanted births & high level of abortion + inadequate services – maternal morbidity & mortality </li></ul><ul><li>High levels of requirements for children, women & young people + inadequate services for health, FP services & supplies – continued low levels of maternal & reproductive health </li></ul>SEQUELAE OF RELATED EVENTS LEADING TO CONTINUED LOW LEVEL OF MATERNAL & REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
  12. 13. Major Health Problem <ul><ul><li>Serious Complications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Consequences </li></ul></ul>Reproductive Tract Infections <ul><ul><li>Facilitate transmission of HIV </li></ul></ul>
  13. 14. HIV rate in the Philippines
  14. 15. Regional Presentation of Cases Handled by ALAGAD-Mindanao and Other Partners (As of September 30, 2011)
  15. 16. Davao City AIDS Registry (as of September 30, 2011)   - 189 PLHIV (173 males and 16 females) - 166 still living (154 males and 12 females) - 23 deaths (19 males and 4 females)   ALAGAD, Mindanao
  16. 17. A state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, in all matters related to the reproductive system and to its functions and processes. ICPD, 1994
  17. 18. Philippine Reproductive Health Program (DOH Admin. Order 1-A s, 1998) 10 Elements of RH
  18. 19. REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH FRAMEWORK Reproduction Population Family Planning Gender Power Sexuality Quality of Life Life Cycle Approach Male Responsibility Women Centered Socio-economic Cultural Values and Ethics Rights Maternal Mortality VAWC RTIs Prevention of Abortions/Complications Infertility Cancers and other Diseases Maternal and Child Health Adolescent RH (10 Elements) From Integrates/ Deals with To Address
  19. 20. The missing link in women’s health… Gender- men’s power over women Sexuality-brought into the public sphere Rights –call for respect and promotion A. Germaine, IWHC, 2003
  20. 21. Basic rights Right to make decisions Right to accurate information Right to make informed choices Respect for decisions and choices
  21. 22. Reproductive choice <ul><li>being able to make your own decisions about abstinence, contraception, and </li></ul><ul><li>Childbearing </li></ul><ul><li>according to your </li></ul><ul><li>own conscience. </li></ul>
  22. 23. Responsible Sexuality <ul><li>Accurate information/awareness </li></ul><ul><li>-Know your self and your body </li></ul><ul><li>- what’s important to you ? </li></ul><ul><li>-high risk behaviors </li></ul><ul><li>-know your rights </li></ul><ul><li>-responsibilities </li></ul><ul><ul><li> UNICEF </li></ul></ul>
  23. 24. Responsible Sexuality <ul><li>Life skills </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Setting goals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interpersonal relationships </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Managing emotions and stress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Making responsible decisions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Taking control of your own life </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> UNICEF </li></ul></ul>
  24. 25. Responsible Sexuality S tudy/Learn T hink O rganize P articipate

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