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Can women be in charge of anything, really?

This story caught my imagination from the moment I read it. At the dawn of the “sexual revolution” in 1967, a 26-year-old product designer called… 625 more words


Claim: Doctor Refused to Remove IUD for Religious Reasons

CHICAGO (AP) – A Chicago woman claims a doctor for a Catholic health system refused to remove a dislodged intrauterine device because of religious restrictions on contraceptives. 133 more words


Disciplined by God: A homily for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

21st S-unday in Ordinary Time. August 21st 2016

Is 66:18-21; Heb 12:5-7,11-13; Lk 13:22-30

Disciplined by God

The department of health here in the Philippines just released a medical report that stated that there were 841 new reported cases of HIV for the month of June 2016 alone, the highest number of new reported HIV cases in any month in the country since 1984. 1,289 more words

Planned Parenthood

Driving there, I felt alone. I wasn’t sure why, I’ve always been independent. I’ve always done things by myself, for myself. But I felt lost. He said he wanted me to feel comfortable with my decision.  204 more words

My Birth Control Experience

Hey Guys!

So today I thought I would tell you my experiences of using different types of birth control over the past 5 years of my life. 414 more words


Do Any AdvoCare Products Interfere with Medications?

AdvoCare is a health and wellness company that provides guidance on nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.  The absorption of prescribed and over-the-counter medications may be influenced by the use of dietary supplements.  75 more words

Keeping Contraceptives on the Shelf: A Case Study on the Informed Push Model for Family Planning in Senegal

Frida Blackwell, Jennifer He, Breanna Hodgins, Gisele Nakhle, Ipshita Nandi, Marisa Okano, Anna Qian


In 2011 the Informed Push Model (IPM) was designed by Intrahealth International and its partners to address the issue… 97 more words

Maternal Health