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The number of pregnant women who are being prescribed opioids for pain control has skyrocketed despi...
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The Affordable Care Act—colloquially known as Obamacare—featured at least one highly controversial aspect (OK, maybe more than one). The Act...
One wonderful thing about modern birth control is that a woman has many choices. Several decades ago, she effectively had none. The advent o...
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A cyst is a fluid-filled sac. A cyst can develop almost anywhere on the body. Left untreated, they have been known, in very rare cases, to g...
Breakthrough bleeding while on a combination hormonal contraceptive is extremely common in the first month or two, with it happening to as m...


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On Tuesday a federal appeals court lifted an injunction and ruled that Texas can end...
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Voting rights activists thought they had a strong challenge to Pennsylvania's restric...
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There are a number of phrases that smart progressives realize that you should always...
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A rare bipartisan effort underway in the Senate — to ratify a United Nations treaty o...
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In 1995, President Clinton anointed the month of August National Child Support Awaren...
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Due to an enormous outpouring of public support and activist presence at the July Boa...
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Yesterday, while Iowa Rep. Steve King was campaigning and explaining to voters that h...
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Mitt Romney's positions on women's rights to decide whether, when, and with whom to b...
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We already know that Iowa Rep. Steve King is anti-choice, and doesn't think much of w...
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