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Use of Birth Control Could Cause Missouri Women To Lose Their Job and Housing
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, landlords, employers, SB5, Missouri, loss of women's rights )

Dandelion
- 57 days ago - newsweek.com
And while of course this is not information most landlords or employers have access to, under SB 5 they could ask women what forms of reproductive health care they are using.
A Family Planning Miracle in Colorado: Program Has Teen Births and Abortions Drop By Half, and It's Heading to Other States
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive health, women, contraception, birth control )

Freya
- 133 days ago - alternet.org
Most businesses would jump at the opportunity to invest a dollar that saves them $5.85 over the next three years and then keeps on returning savings, all the while improving service to their customers.
Better Birth Control Access Could Drop Abortion Rate 67%, Save $12 Billion
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, birth control, contraception, abortion, clinics )

Freya
- 162 days ago - yahoo.com
According to Planned Parenthood, close to 60 percent of their patients participate in Medicaid or Title X.
Judge Blocks Texas Cutting Medicaid to Planned Parenthood
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, women, abortion, birth control, public funding, Texas, Planned Parenthood )

Freya
- 179 days ago - yahoo.com
A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Texas can't cut off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015.
Campaign to Expose Anti-Choice Violence
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, clinics, women, abortion, birth control, activism )

Freya
- 189 days ago - feminist.org
The harassment and intimidation of clinic workers and women outside the clinics creates a hostile environment that often leads to violence.
Anti-Choice Activists Now Going After Birth Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, birth control, contraception, anti-choice, reproductive rights )

Freya
- 191 days ago - alternet.org
Under Trump and a GOP Congress, anti-choice activists don't need elaborate excuses to go after contraception.
Anti-Choice Advocate Admits to Joy Reid Her Ultimate Goal Is to Make Birth Control Illegal
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, women, reproductive rights, anti-choice )

Freya
- 199 days ago - alternet.org
Anti-choice activist says birth control - including the pill and IUDs - should be illegal.
Pledge to Protect Reproductive Rights and Justice
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproduction, reproductive rights, birth control, abortion, NOW, National Organization of Women )

Freya
- 652 days ago - action.now.org
With right wing extremists in control of both houses of Congress, we have already seen stepped-up attacks on abortion and birth control. Conservatives are bent on blocking insurance coverage of abortion and birth control, passing a 20-week abortion ban...
How a Billionaire-Backed IUD Is Fighting the GOP War on Women's Bodies
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, women reproductive rights, IUDs, billionaires )

Freya
- 660 days ago - alternet.org
If you're looking for empirical evidence that the GOP and its "pro-life" boosters are less anti-abortion than they are anti-sex, look no further than the case of Liletta.
Stop Congress From Closing Clinics That Provide Birth Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, birth control, clinics, petitions )

Freya
- 787 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Congress is up to its tired old ways of putting politics before womenâEUR(TM)s health. Their latest attack? Defunding clinics that provide birth control to women - particularly low-income women and those who live in rural areas.
UltraViolet | WTF, Insurance Companies? PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Affordable Care Act, Insurance Companies, Violations, Women's health, birth control, insurance )

Kathryn
- 836 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
According to a new report by our allies at the National Women's Law Center (NWLC) analyzing over 100 insurance plans in 15 states, from California to Florida, many refuse to provide free or low-cost birth control coverage in defiance of the ACA
Amy Schumer Asks Boss Priest Whether Birth Control Is Right For Her
Health & Wellness  (tags: Amy Schumer, reproductive rights, pharmaceutical, birth control, conservative, republican, hoops, reproductive rights )

Dandelion
- 837 days ago - truthdig.com
In a sketch that starts off as a spoof of pharmaceutical commercials, the feminist humorist highlights just how many hoops conservatives expect women to jump through in order to exercise their reproductive rights.
Stop Requiring Annual Women's Exams for Women to Get a Birth Control Prescription
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, women, reproductive rights, Georgia, petitions )

Freya
- 862 days ago - change.org
Currently, the University of Georgia Health Center's Women's Clinic requires an "annual women's exam," which includes a pelvic and breast exam and potentially a pap smear, in order to be able to get an oral contraceptive prescription.
Sign the Banner: My Birth Control Is Not My Boss's Business!‏
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, birth control, petitions )

Freya
- 1251 days ago - populationconnection.org
On March 25th, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether or not the owners of for-profit corporations have the right to deny their workers insurance coverage for birth control.
No, Free Birth Control Doesn't Encourage Women to Have Risky Sex
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, birth control, sex )

Freya
- 1257 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Providing women with access to no-cost contraception doesn't spur them to make riskier sexual choices, according to a large study published in the Obstetrics & Gynecology journal this week. The researchers who collected the data noted that their results
 

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