Wayne Allyn Root thinks people on welfare and women who get copay-free birth control should not be allowed to vote!
Utah Dr. Leah Torres spends most of her time working as a hospital OB-GYN, performing mammograms, prescribing birth control and examining women with high-risk pregnancies. But on one Saturday each month, she heads to one of the two abortion facilities left in Utah and “help[s] people end their pregnancies.” She is an abortionist. In an […]
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Late last week, the Centers for Disease Control released advice regarding the Zika virus for those traveling to or living in Miami. While Zika is currently confirmed as being domestically contracted only in South Florida, investigations...Show More Summary
SSM Health appears set to flout Church teaching by offering birth control inside the former Walgreens pharmacy clinics in the St. Louis area.
“I thought that eventually they were going to recognize that my health was the top priority.” A Chicago-area woman who showed up at her doctor’s office in pain and bleeding from a dislodged IUD was told that nothing could be done because his practice was affiliated with a Catholic hospital network which opposes birth control. Show More Summary
Catholic Hospital Refuses To Admit Woman Bleeding From Dislodged IUD A Chicago woman was turned away at a Catholic hospital after her IUD dislodged because the church opposes birth control reports ReWire News: Melanie Jones arrived for her doctor’s appointment
A Chicago-area woman who showed up at her doctor’s office in pain and bleeding from a dislodged IUD was told that nothing could be done because his practice was affiliated with a Catholic hospital network which opposes birth control. According to Rewire, Melanie Jones, 28, slipped in her...
A new study suggests that "baby simulator" programs are actually encouraging girls to have babies. From this week’s department of No Kidding, Everybody, a new Australian study published Thursday found giving teenage girls dolls to deter them from getting pregnant doesn’t work. Show More Summary
When Melanie Jones showed up for a doctor's appointment to remove her dislodged IUD, being turned away was the last thing she expected. Jones was unaware that her health providers were Catholic and, according to their beliefs, could not help her without violating their consciences.
21ST CENTURY HEADLINES: Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control. But real babies are.
Essential Politics: Bills on climate change, sex offender email addresses go to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk Aug. 26, 2016, 10:38 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. We've got a number of big stories that we're following: Lawmakers finished...
A bewildering headline out of the Wall Street Journal this morning: “Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds.” How are they... how are they using the robot babies for birth control? Read more...
Stephen Bannon, who runs a website that publishes posts with headlines like "Birth Control Makes Women Unattractive and Crazy." "Would You Rather Your Child Had Feminism or Cancer?" and "Gabby Giffords: The Gun Control Movement's Human Shield," has a history...
A weekend spent mothering a robot baby to mirror the ‘real experience’ of parenting is meant to discourage teenage girls from getting pregnant. But so-called Baby Think it Over dolls don't cut teen pregnancy rates and in fact increase the risk, Australian research has found.
Doctors agree: Women have a harder time sleeping than men. There is a laundry list of reasons why, and chief among them is your own dang body making things harder for you thanks to hormone fluctuations. But isn’t one of the virtues of the birth-control pill the fact that it ... More »
As a nurse who has cared for women and infants and now leads an organization dedicated to promoting their health, I know first-hand the value of reliable, accessible birth control. Birth control not only prevents pregnancy, but can also...Show More Summary
Gillian Dean, MD, MPH Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai The Mount Sinai Hospital Birth Control Options for Women Over 40 Many women believe, once they pass 40, that they are no longer fertile. Show More Summary
In these modern times, you would expect giving birth to be a straightforward and nearly painless experience with little danger. However, that’s not always the case, and things can go wrong that are beyond anyone’s control. These celebrities all had difficult, dangerous pregnancies and birth experiences that could have resulted in their deaths. Check out... Read More »
There are now 500 Zika-infected pregnant women in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control, with 15 babies born with birth defects and six lost pregnancies. But that's President Obama's fault, says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who continues to refuse a clean funding request from the White House to respond to the Zika threat. Show More Summary