Lifting birth control restrictions has been shown to reduce the number of unplanned pregnancies. Image: Shutterstock The post Two States Could Soon Bolster Birth Control Access appeared first on RH Reality Check.
The lawsuit is the fourth challenge to the new law that regulates pregnancy-related centers, requiring facilities to post a public notice about access to abortion and birth control. Image: Shutterstock The post Crisis Pregnancy Centers Fail in Fight Against California Reproductive Disclosure Law appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Cruz has also been a vocal proponent of defunding Planned Parenthood, which provides millions of people with access to contraception. Image: Rich Koele / Shutterstock.com The post Ted Cruz Doubles Down on False Claim That ‘Nobody Is Suggesting Banning Birth Control’ appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Following the backlash to their recommendation that women of childbearing age should avoid alcohol unless they’re on birth control, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now saying they were misunderstood. The CDC’s Principal...Show More Summary
This week it was reported that the CDC estimates about 3 million women “are at risk of exposing their developing baby to alcohol because they are drinking, sexually active, and not using birth control to prevent pregnancy.” Or as the Los Angeles Times’ Jessica Roy put it: …Read More
Categories: Feminism Science Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: The CDC has just recommended that women who are sexually active but not using birth control should stop drinking all alcohol.... (Read more...)
Another young British woman died recently from a blood clot supposedly caused by the birth control pill that she was taking. The Daily Mail reports that Charlotte Foster was taking the oral contraceptive pill Dianette when she was taken to Princess Royal Hospital in Telford and later died on Jan. 25 from a blood clot […]
Attention ladies: The CDC is trying to kill your buzz. You may think you're just another carefree young woman, casually sipping mimosas at brunch or having a glass of wine at the end of a long day. But you're not. According to the CDC's new recommendation, you're a potential fetal incubator --...
The fatal clots appeared after only a few months on the pill.
A new Centers for Disease Control report recommends that women of childbearing age who are sexually active and not using birth control stop drinking alcohol altogether. “The risk is real. Why take the chance?” the CDC’s principal deputy director says in the press release accompanying the report.
The Planned Parenthood abortion business wasted no time trashing pro-life Senator Ted Cruz after the Texas lawmaker won the Iowa caucus vote last night. Cruz won the Republican vote followed by Trump and pro-life Florida Senator Marco Rubio jumped up to a surprisingly close third-place finish to come in just behind Trump, nearly overtaking him […]
British court officials are investigating the death of a young teen who died on vacation last fall after developing a rare blood clot disorder from a birth control pill. The Daily Mail reports 16-year-old Sophie Murray was rushed to the hospital on Nov. 8, 2015, after her lips turned blue and she became breathless in […]
Fallan Kurek died from a blood clot on her lung, caused by the birth control pill, which she had been taking for only 25 days.
To prove he was serious, inventor Clemens Bimek decided to experiment on his own body.
There's another Supreme Court challenge to the birth control benefit. Here's what you need to know about it. Image: Shutterstock The post Religious Challenges to the Birth Control Benefit, Explained appeared first on RH Reality Chec...
The average age of first-time mothers is steadily increasing in the U.S., largely because of a drop in teen births. According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, between 2000 and 2014, the mean age of a U.S. woman at first birth rose from 24.9 to 26.3, a difference of 1.4 years.
Increasing access to birth control has gained momentum in several states, and making contraceptives available without a prescription is a policy proposal popular among many state lawmakers. Image: Gate Way Group / YouTube The post Missouri Legislator Does About-Face, Pushes Birth Control Access appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Categories: Feminism Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Media outlets are reporting that birth control is now available over the counter without a prescription in Oregon and, also be... (Read more...)
The Little Sisters of the Poor are asking the nation’s highest court to ensure they do not have to comply with Obamacare’s abortion mandate. The mandate compels religious groups to pay for birth control and drugs that may cause abortions. Without relief, the Little Sisters would face millions of dollars in IRS fines because they […]
The law allows pharmacists to write hormonal birth control prescriptions to women who are at least 18 and who pass a risk-assessment screening. Image: Shutterstock The post Birth Control in Oregon Now Available Without a Doctor’s Prescription appeared first on RH Reality Check.