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3 hrs ago | Medical Daily
There are a lot of questions to answer when it comes to women's health, from tampons to hair brushes.
4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
The Supreme Court's recent Hobby Lobby decision, which allowed some for-profit companies to claim a religious exemption to Obamacare's contraception mandate, has sparked a heated debate over the definition of religious liberty and its role in modern society .
4 hrs ago | Daily Texan
Since stricter abortion regulations went into effect in Texas in September, 46 percent of clinics have closed, and legal abortions have decreased by 13 percent, according to a study from the University's Texas Policy Evaluation Project released in July.
5 hrs ago | Washington Times
ASSAULT AND FLATTERY: THE TRUTH ABOUT THE LEFT AND THEIR WAR ON WOMEN By Katie Pavlich Threshold Editions, $26, 272 pages "Turn on a TV in Colorado and you might assume there are no issues more important to state voters than abortion rights, access to contraception and the definition of personhood."
By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer Breast-feeding mothers in northwestern Ohio and around the world will gather for the Big Latch On on Saturday, an effort to raise awareness of breast-feeding and to set a record for the most women simultaneously breast-feeding.
"This is an issue where you're making up my views," Gillespie said, who added that he thinks birth control pills should be available without a prescription.
"My mother died while giving birth to my brother, Ehsaan," said Nabila with tears in her eyes.
AMETEK, Inc. today announced the appointment of Kurtis L. Goos as Vice President and General Manager, Engineered Medical Components, within AMETEK's Engineered Materials, Interconnects and Packaging Division.
You probably already know that Americans are logging a lot of screen time these days; however did you know that by 2015, each person will spend an average of 15.5 hours per day consuming traditional and digital media? That's more than half a day! Medical experts see a number of health implications from this increased screen time.
The United Nations Population Fund Friday expressed its deep concern about the impact of the ongoing Gaza conflict on women's health and access to safe births.
Every Saturday, Grayson and Tina Haver Currin stand outside a women's health clinic in Cary, N.C. holding signs -- but not the kind you'd expect to see outside of a facility where abortions are performed.
Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony on the Women's Health Protection Act , a bill that would prevent unnecessary restrictions on abortions and abortion providers.
The number of abortions being performed in Texas has dropped moderately, clinics offering abortions are vanishing rapidly and women seeking abortions must travel much farther to get an abortion, according to almost 18 months of data compiled by researchers looking at the effects of Texas' passage of some of the most restrictive abortion regulations ... (more)
Gov. Chris Christie stopped short of confirming a run for the White House at last week's Delivering Alpha conference , but his telltale talking points made his inclinations clear.
Molly Redden at Mother Jones reports that a draconian year-old law enacted specifically to shut down as many Texas abortion clinics as possible is having the desired effect.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:05 am
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