cyesis


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cyesis

(saɪˈiːsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-siːz)
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) med the technical name for pregnancy
[from Greek kuēsis]

cyesis

Medicine. the condition of pregnancy.
See also: Pregnancy
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For more than two decades, Forty Carrots has partnered with CYESIS at Riverview High School, a program in Sarasota County's public school system for pregnant and parenting teens.
She is a national trainer and consultant for Florida State University's Center for Prevention and Early Intervention Policy, and serves as Chair of the recent Cyesis Community Advocacy Group, advocating for the needs of teen parents and their children in the Sarasota County Schools.
Sarasota FAWL Speakers Series: The Sarasota Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers has completed a series of classes for the Cyesis Teen Parent Program to assist students with issues that impact their lives on a daily basis.
HARRISON, SCHOOLGIRL PREGNANCY' OLD PROBLEM; NEW SOLUTIONS 24 (1972) (citing a cartoon published by the Cyesis Programs Consortium).
Cyesis program addresses teenage pregnancy and family well-being.