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BIRTH CONTROL ACCESS 50 YEARS LATER

Thanks to Griswold v. Connecticut – a landmark decision in the women’s rights movement made just 50 years ago, protecting access to birth control – women now have greater control over their bodies and their futures.

June 7, 2015

BIRTH CONTROL INSURANCE VICTORY

The federal government just handed women an important health care victory by closing loopholes in health insurance coverage for birth control.

May 22, 2015

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INTERVIEW: 52ND ANNIVERSARY FEATURED SPEAKER JONATHAN EIG

While attending temple services, Wall Street Journal reporter and author Jonathan Eig heard something that piqued his curiosity: His rabbi said the birth control pill was the single most important invention of the 21st Century.

March 17, 2015

WHY THIS WOMAN LIVE-TWEETED HER IUD INSERTION

New York Abortion Access Fund Co-Chair and self-proclaimed feminist Alison Turkos jumped head first (or should we say uterus first?) into 2015 with one of the first noteworthy viral moments of the year: #TurkosIUD.

Jan. 29, 2015

PRO-VOICE MOVEMENT SOUNDS OFF

With the 42nd Anniversary of Roe v. Wade on January 22, it is important to remember that one in three women in the United States has terminated a pregnancy before she was 40 years old. 

Jan. 29, 2015

MORE WOMEN CHOOSING HIGHLY EFFECTIVE CONTRACEPTION

More women are choosing Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive (LARC) methods, including intrauterine devices (IUDs) and hormone implants, according to data recently released by the CDC.

Dec. 1, 2014

BIRTH CONTROL THE MUSICAL

In case you’ve forgotten all of the reasons to be thankful for birth control, this animated musical published by Bedsider.org will remind you in some very funny ways.

Nov. 1, 2014

HOT TOPIC: NEW BIRTH CONTROL RECOMMENDATION

Q: What do you think is the most effective way for sexually active teens to reduce pregnancy risk? If you answered IUD and implants – also called long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) – your thinking is aligned with the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

Oct. 1, 2014