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Plan B (drug)

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  • God and Caesar (again)

    "Well, then," Jesus said, "give to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, and give to God what belongs to God." (Mark 12:17 Living Paraphrase) When considering what belongs to Caesar and what belongs to God, what happens when the federal government seeks to...
  • Until past menopause, birth control necessary to prevent unwanted pregnancy

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 44 and would like to discontinue taking birth control pills. Do I need to use another form of contraception if I want to avoid getting pregnant? At what point is it safe to assume that won't happen? ANSWER: Many women wonder if...
  • 'Pull-out method' tied to unintended pregnancies

    'Pull-out method' tied to unintended pregnancies
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Many young women use the "pull-out method" for birth control, and they tend to have more unintended pregnancies than other women, a new study suggests. Researchers compiling surveys from more than 2,000 women ages 15 to 24...
  • I say Bravo! to offering emergency contraceptives on campus

    http://www.kidsdr.com With college students heading off to school, I was reminded of a news story about Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania, which now provides students with the emergency contraceptive, Plan B, via a vending machine on campus....
  • Cheap Eats: Campion's

    Cheap Eats: Campion's
  • Do companies have religious rights that trump the contraception mandate?

    Do companies have religious rights that trump the contraception mandate?
    The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to consider a challenge to the requirement in the Affordable Care Act that employers that provide health insurance to their employees include coverage for sterilization and birth control, including the Plan B morning-...
  • Supreme Court to hear cases on Obamacare and birth control

    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to jump into a growing legal dispute between the Obama administration and businesses run by conservative Christians over whether a company must pay for birth control drugs that conflict with its owner'...
  • Liberals are culture war aggressors

    Maybe someone can explain to me how, exactly, conservatives are the aggressors in the culture war? In the conventional narrative of American politics, conservatives are obsessed with social issues. They want to impose their values on everyone else. They...
  • Author maps the 'naughty' side of LA

    Author maps the 'naughty' side of LA
    Who says tour guidebooks have to be dull? Certainly not Sienna Sinclaire, author of "Naughty Girl's Guide to Los Angeles" (Naughty Girl Press). Sinclaire, an adult model, author and sex coach, has produced nearly 400 pages of adult diversions for...
  • Not so golden years for some older homeowners

    Not so golden years for some older homeowners
    Prior to 2008, many baby boomers assumed they were set for retirement. They would fund those golden years by tapping into their homes if they hadn't saved enough in their 401(k) plans. But home equity no longer looks like a safe Plan B for a fast-growing...
  • Questions remain after judge lifts age limit on Plan B

    Questions remain after judge lifts age limit on Plan B
    With a federal judge clearing away age restrictions on purchasing emergency contraception, many Chicago-area health care providers, teens and others are preparing for more accessibility — even if they're not exactly sure how the drug will be made...
  • Most women back over-the-counter birth control pill

    Most women back over-the-counter birth control pill
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Close to two-thirds of women favor making contraceptive pills available over the counter, according to a new nationally-representative survey. In addition, about 30 percent of women using either no birth control or a less...