Some doctors started leaving IUD strings longer so women can remove them if they lose insurance
For those getting long-term birth control before Obamacare is potentially scrapped, the question remains if they’ll be able to have it removed in the future.
Almost 70 percent of Americans think Roe v. Wade should stay put
So, most of the country is on the same page here.
6 Ways Women In Canada Have It So Much Better Than They Do In The U.S.
Better political representation? Check. Paid leave? Check. Leader who literally can’t stop talking about feminism? Check and check.
Frisky Rant: Actually, I Love Abortion
In addition to not telling women what to do with our bodies, people — like Bill Nye — need to stop telling us how to feel about what we do with…
Debate This: Should This 17-Year-Old Have The Right To Refuse Cancer Treatment?
When 17-year-old Connecticut teen Cassandra was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, she refused chemotherapy treatments, arguing that she didn’t want to poison her body. After several missed appointments and arguments with…
A Major Change In Medicine That Means We Can All Trust Our Doctors More
When you get prescribed a pharmaceutical drug, you generally assume — or at least would hope you can assume — that it’s in your best interest to take it. Because…
Juicy Couture Employees Say The Company Has Eliminated Full-Time Employment, Benefits
Juice Couture is known for its expensive denim and its velour track suits. Jeans retail for upwards of $178 and handbags around $230. And yet! Employees at the company’s flagship…
Obama Changes Health Insurance Coverage Of Birth Control For Religious Employers
The Obama administration released new details this morning about which religious employers will be exempt from covering the cost of birth control under health care reform — which the Associated…
Protests In Ireland Over 31-Year-Old Woman Refused Medical Care During Miscarriage
Earlier this week, the world reacted to the news that a hospital in Ireland refused medical care to a woman during her miscarriage and she eventually died from blood poisoning.
Paul Ryan: 12 Things To Know About Mitt Romney’s VP Pick
Happy Saturday, folks! Did you hear? Mitt Romney has announced his running mate for the presidential election — Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI). Let’s get to know him, shall we? …