Tuesday Sep 9
Pols' plan pushes women back to 1950s
Women have many choices when it comes to avoiding pregnancy. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 99% of sexually active women from 2006 to 2010 used at least one contraceptive method at some point.
Birth Rate in Israel's Ethiopian Community Dwindling
By Talila Nesher, WOMEN who immigrated from Ethiopia eight years ago say they were told they would not be allowed into Israel unless they agreed to be injected with the long-acting birth control drug Depo Provera, according to an investigative report aired Saturday on the Israel Educational Television program "Vacuum."
Obama administration changes birth control mandate
This undated image provided by Bedsider.org shows a package of estrogen/progestin birth control pills.
Ask Ila: What is menstrual suppression?
I get horrible menstrual cramps and migraines each month. I am considering suppressing menstruation using birth control pills but wonder about the safety.
How to ditch the Pill, naturally
First they turned to organic hormone-free meat, eggs and milk, then eco-friendly shampoos and even make-up, now a growing number of women are seeking a natural form of birth control.