Doctors Should Identify Patients Who Are At Risk For Depression During Or After Pregnancy…

Kaiser Health News, February 13, 2019

KHN Morning Briefing: Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations The new guidelines comes from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a group whose guidance most insurance… Read More

Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana Abortion Law

New York Times, February 7, 2019
by Adam Liptak

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a Louisiana law that its opponents say could have left the state with only one doctor in a single clinic authorized to provide abortions.… Read More

Trump birth control coverage rules blocked nationwide

AP, January 14, 2019
by Marc Levy

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday put a nationwide hold on Trump administration rules that allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. U.S. District… Read More

Set It and Forget It - How Better Contraception Could Be a Key to Reducing Poverty

New York Times, December 18, 2018
by Margot Sanger-Katz

When a woman of childbearing age goes to the doctor in most places, she gets standard queries about her smoking, drinking, seatbelt use and allergies. In Delaware, she is now also asked: “Do you… Read More

For Doctors Who Want To Provide Abortions, Employment Contracts Often Tie Their Hands

NPR, November 26, 2018
by Mara Gordon

Doctors who are opposed to abortions don't have to provide them. Since the 1970s, a series of federal rules have provided clinicians with "conscience protections" that help them keep their… Read More

Abortion row reignites as US Supreme Court justice retires

The Citizen, June 29, 2018
by By AFP, quoting Allison K. Hoffman (Academic Fellow Alumna)

From the article: Allison Hoffman, a law professor at the University of Pennsylvania, says many Supreme Court decisions that fell short of a full repeal of Row vs Wade have nevertheless eroded women’s… Read More

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