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Paris - Marche pour la vie 2015

On the website Le Salon Beige you can now follow this year’s edition of the annual March for Life.

Abortion

Treatment options – other considerations

In this post, I am going to provide some information on a couple of treatment considerations that you may choose in your trying to conceive journey. 262 more words

Infertility

Opioid Prescription Claims Among Women of Reproductive Age — United States, 2008–2012

Opioid Prescription Claims Among Women of Reproductive Age — United States, 2008–2012
Source: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (CDC)

Prescription opioid use in the United States has become widespread (1), and studies of opioid exposure in pregnancy suggest increased risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes, including neonatal abstinence syndrome and birth defects (e.g., neural tube defects, gastroschisis, and congenital heart defects) (2,3).

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Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

Miss Informed: When Tight Becomes Too Tight: A Helpful Primer on Vaginismus

The link to the full article that I wrote and submitted to Jezebel is here, but I am also going to post the piece below. 1,656 more words

Professional Writing

Missed Call

When something is badly needed, it always comes late.

It’s been a long wait for the full implementation of Republic Act 10354 (Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012), informally known as RH Law. 587 more words

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

I Finally Got an IUD!

After years of obsessing about it, weighing all my options, and talking to doctors and even med school friends, I finally took the plunge and got an Intrauterine Device (IUD). 1,302 more words

Birth Control