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Medical Research Must Not Ignore Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: experiments, research, testing, sexism, women, petitions )

Freya
- 12 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Today, the majority of medical research is done on men, with women compromising only one-third of test subjects.
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
- 15 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.
Mother Reverses Autism Symptoms in Daughter By Eliminating MSG From Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, children, health, healthcare, illness, research, treatment, nutrition, news, prevention, women, family, food )

Tina
- 20 days ago - naturalnews.com
This article is about a mother taking MSG completely out if her daughters diet and hoe it affected the Autism her daughtet had.
ACTION ALERT: Call Congress NOW to Stop Medicaid Cuts and Health Care Repeal
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, children, ethics, women )

Alice
- 30 days ago - disabilityadvocacynetwork.org
Congress is rushing to repeal major portions of the Affordable Care Act and to partially pay for it by capping the federal payment and making drastic cuts to the Medicaid program. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!
Doctors and Nurses Are Increasingly Helping Criminalize Pregnant Women and Mothers
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, pregnancy, motherhood, fetuses, laws, sexism )

Freya
- 38 days ago - alternet.org
American law mistreats mothers and pregnant women in the name of protecting children.
Woman Confronts Trump Health Secretary at Town Hall About Defunding Planned Parenthood
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, Republicans, government budgets, videos, town halls )

Freya
- 38 days ago - yahoo.com
"Planned Parenthood provides an array of vital health services for women," Katie Needle, a New York State resident, told Price. "I'm a Planned Parenthood patient, and I would be absolutely devastated if Planned Parenthood were defunded."
Why Critics Say a Texas Bill Lets Anti-Abortion Doctors Lie to Pregnant Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproduction, babies, women, pregnancy, bills, Texas, OB-GYNs, prenatal care )

Freya
- 41 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The bill's author, state Sen. Brandon Creighton, said he introduced the legislation because he considers it "unacceptable that doctors can be penalized for embracing the sanctity of life" in Texas.
Women Tell Stories of Terrifying Illegal Abortions
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion, reproductive rights, women, back alleys )

Freya
- 44 days ago - yahoo.com
Before Roe v. Wade made abortion legal across all of the United States, women had two choices if they became pregnant: give birth, or seek an illegal procedure that wasn't guaranteed to be safe or to work.
Tell Congress: Don't Attack Planned Parenthood
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, health care, low-income, petitions )

Freya
- 47 days ago - secure.ppaction.org
The most serious threat to patients in Planned Parenthood's 100-year history just hit Congress. Defunding Planned Parenthood could cut 2.5 million patients off from essential care, with devastating impacts on some of our most vulnerable communities.
Physician Invents Reconstructive Surgery For Female Genital Mutilation
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, treatment, medicine )

Glenn
- 48 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This groundbreaking new surgery could help millions of women worldwide recover from the physical and emotional wounds of genital mutilation.
Tell Your Representative to Block H.R. 7 - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: House of Representatives, HR 7, petition, safe abortion, insurance ban, medical care, low income, women )

Dandelion
- 48 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Without abortion coverage, many people would not be able to afford abortion care when they need it. Bans on insurance coverage of is especially harmful for those like low income women, women of color, and immigrant women.
After Harsh Debate, Utah House Passes Abortion-Information Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, Utah, laws, bills, misinformation )

Freya
- 56 days ago - sltrib.com
The Utah House voted Friday to mandate that women who seek a medically induced abortion first be told that it sometimes can be reversed partway through the procedure. Critics and supporters clashed about whether such information is supported by sound...
Indiana Is Going Hard Against Abortion This Week
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, Indiana, bills, anti-choice )

Freya
- 56 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Indiana is gunning for abortion rights this week. Within a span of two days, Indiana's House revived its "abortion reversal" bill, and a Senate panel advanced a restrictive bill aimed at curbing minors' access to abortion care.
Feminist Majority Campaign to Expose Anti-Choice Violence
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, clinics, abortion, reproductive rights, anti-choice, violence )

Freya
- 57 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Become a Feminist First Responder to help defend clinics that are under siege!
Give Every Mother the Chance to Save People Like Ruby With Cord Blood Donation.
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, health, humans, interesting, movies, media, politics, safety, women, world, children, children, health, government, humans, illness, prevention, women, treatment, research, death, family, cancer, health, humans, illness, study )

Wendy
- 59 days ago - change.org
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lk8B8jNUYZw I had never heard of this, please watch the video, and share this petition where possible, it will save lives
 

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