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Tell Senate To Pass The Not My Bosses' Business Bill On Contraception Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ultra-Violet, Not My Bosses Business Bill, Supreme Court, Religious Freedom Restoration Act, contraception, health care, ACA )

Dandelion
- 137 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
The bill states that federal laws, including the Religious Freedom Restoration Act cited by the Supreme Court, do not allow employers to refuse to cover health care -- including birth control -- guaranteed by the Affordable Care Act.
The "Freedom" to Deny Women Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health Care, Womens Health Care, Reproductive Health, Birth Control, Contraception, SCOTUS, Supreme Court, Hobby Lobby, Corporate Personhood, Religious Freedom, Bad Science )

Brian
- 145 days ago - socialistworker.org
"So not only did "corporate personhood" allow Hobby Lobby to be granted religious freedom under this ruling, denying human women workers reproductive freedom, but Hobby Lobby is getting away with using bad science to justify not covering contraception."
Video Explains Why Contraception Is Good for Women and Good for Society   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: women. womens health, contraception, birth control, family planning, reproductive health )

Brian
- 414 days ago - youtube.com
In this video, the Guttmacher institute -- a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and protection of women's reproductive health -- explained succinctly why family planning is now more important than ever.
Local Pygmy Woman Champions Contraceptive Use in DRC
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, family, DRC, Congo, contraception, health, prevention, safety )

Nancy
- 627 days ago - imaworldhealth.org
Thanks to one local Pygmy woman, IMA World Health is experiencing increased success in introducing modern family planning methods to hundreds of families in the Lolwa and Komanda health zones.
Survey Shows Public Support for Contraceptive Coverage; NYT Examines EC Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, healthcare, contraception, study, society, family )

CarrieSIC
- 719 days ago - nationalpartnership.org
Most U.S. residents believe that businesses and religious not-for-profits should be required to offer contraceptive coverage to their employees, even if they oppose birth control on religious grounds, according to a recent survey by LifeWay Research.
Bill Moyers: Freedom of and From Religion
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, contraception, disease, drugs, environment, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 1011 days ago - truth-out.org
The president did something agile and wise the other day. And something quite important to the health of our politics. He reached up and snuffed out what some folks wanted to make into a cosmic battle between good and evil.
Unplanned Pregnancy Warning to Older Women Over 35
Health & Wellness  (tags: pregnancy, planning, contraception, women, ageing )

Leslie
- 1750 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Experts fear older women are ditching contraception in the mistaken belief that they cannot get pregnant past a certain age.
Is NuvaRing Dangerous?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Birth Control, contraception, NuvaRing, risks, strokes, blood clots, thrombosis, research, safety, medicine, warning, death, women )

Judy
- 2031 days ago - motherjones.com
Easier birth control is desirable, but safety concerns exist with "3rd generation" hormones. They have been tested as pills, not in delivery directly into the bloodstream as in NuvaRing. Since approval serious adverse events like blood clots and fataliti
BREAKING: Petition: Support Obama's Moves to Overturn Bush Rule
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, treatment, society, science, safety, risks, protection, prevention, health, healthcare, government, family planning, contraception, abortion )

Chris
- 2090 days ago - ppaction.org
Add your name to our list and show your support for restoring the rights of patients to receive complete and accurate reproductive health information and services, without fear of of being denied vital information and services based on personal beliefs.
Can This Be Pro-Life?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion, Bush, McCain, Palin, Africa, women, rape, sex education, contraception, AIDS, bush, bushadministration, ethics, lies, healthcare, politics, children, disease, family, protection, prevention, women )

Rebecca
- 2238 days ago - nytimes.com
The Bush administration this month is quietly cutting off birth control supplies to some of the world's poorest women in Africa. Thus the paradox of a "pro-life" administration adopting a policy whose result will be tens of thousands of additional abortio
Manila Women to Fight Ban on Contraceptives
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, contraception, reproductive rights, healthcare, human rights )

Julia
- 2610 days ago - ipsnews.net
Lourdes Esplana-Osil has seven children, all born within a space of 12 years. Warned by her doctor of complications from repeated pregnancies, she started using injectable contraceptives provided free at a local government health center.
   

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