Post Profile

The Case for Remote Abortions

In order to be prescribed abortion-inducing medication, pregnant women are usually required to have an in-person appointment with a doctor who administers the drugs. In rural places, that can be difficult: Many women must drive for hours to the nearest abortion clinic. One promising solution to this problem is telemedicine, where a doctor meets with […]
read more


Related Posts

This Ohio Abortion Law Was Supposed to Protect Women. A New Study Says It Caused Physical Harm.

News / Independent News : Mother Jones

Under the guise of protecting women, anti-abortion legislation in six states required physicians to administer medication abortion—mifepristone—using outdated dosage recommendations from the Food and Drug Administration. The sad iro...

How Video Technology Has Improved Abortion Access For Women In Rural Iowa

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Justice

Providing women in rural areas with access to abortion services through new technology — such as video conferences with doctors who can prescribe abortion pills, and then distribute them using a remote control — can help give those ...

The FDA Just Updated 90s-Era Guidelines For The Abortion Pill

News : Huffington Post

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday loosened its requirements and prescription protocol for medical abortion, a category of non-surgical abortions that are induced by taking prescribed medication early in a pregnancy....

FDA Medical Abortion: Federal Drug Administration Makes Access To Abortion Pills Like ‘MifePrex’ Easier Than Ever

News : The Inquisitr - News

The FDA has loosened its requirements for women to obtain abortion inducing medication. According to The Independent, medical Abortion Access will become easier for women in a movement that is being viewed as a monumental win for pr...

Abortion via telemedicine as safe as seeing doctor in person

Health : Reuters: Health

(Reuters Health) - Though 18 states insist that doctors see abortion patients in person, new research shows that medication abortion is just as safe when doctors guide patients in the use of abortion-inducing drugs using remote vide...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC