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Topics on the Website are selected for relevance to the challenges and issues that the women are faced with across the world, and content decisions are based on the editors’ judgment of potential interest to visitors, timeliness of the topic and quality of research and writing. Content is developed solely by the Website, its authorized writers, and in some cases, users. The Website does not promote or endorse the services of individual practitioners or members.
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