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Ask Dr. Sally: What Can I Take For Painful Periods?

We received another great question and here’s our response…

I have fibroids in my uterus and they make my periods really painful.  I’m looking for something I can take for relief from the pain and I prefer natural therapies.

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Birth Control

How Important is it to Take Your Birth Control Pill at the Same Time Everyday?

I get this question fairly often and the short answer is that yes, it is more effective and lessons the chance of unplanned pregnancy if you take them at the same time everyday. 212 more words


Women’s History Month Highlight: Doctor Rebecca Gomperts

Anna Lobastova, Co-President of the Reproductive Justice Club at ASU and Appalachian State University Senior

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 21.6 million women experience unsafe abortions every year and 47,000 of these women die as a result of complications that arise from these procedures. 355 more words

Abortion Rights

Fighting to Increase Latino Access to Care

Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff, Director of Latino Engagement at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, is no stranger to small town talk and how intimidating it may be. And like many Latina women, she knows what it’s like for her sexual health to feel beyond her control. 294 more words

Reproductive Rights

Interview: 52nd Anniversary Dinner Featured Speaker Jonathan Eig

Purchase your tickets for the 52nd Anniversary Dinner today!

While attending temple services, Wall Street Journal reporter and author Jonathan Eig heard something that piqued his curiosity.

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Pill Supply...The Pharmacy is On Your Side

Birth control pills are the most popular form of hormonal birth control and one of the most popular forms among all birth control methods.

What’s the problem? 510 more words

Birth Control

They Said It!

Population Matters has put together a very thought provoking collection of quotations expressing concern over human over-population from a wide variety of sources over many centuries.   123 more words