By Peter Sergo | Fri, 01/03/2014 - 19:56
Sotomayor must decide whether a religious non-profit will be allowed to exercise its religious rights on its terms or make it abide by exceptions to the contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 17:12
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review whether the Affordable Care Act's birth control mandate violates employers' freedom of religion.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 14:20
The morning-after pill is ineffective in preventing pregnancies among women who weigh more than 176 lbs., with diminished effectiveness beginning at 165 lbs.
By John Ericson | Mon, 11/04/2013 - 19:35
An appellate court has suspended Obamacare's contraception mandate for two business owners who claim that the provision goes against their Catholic faith.
By Cindy del Rosario | Sun, 10/06/2013 - 18:31
With the negative legacy of the Dalkon Shield slowly fading from public memory, more women are turning to IUDs, one of the most effective forms of contraception.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 09/24/2013 - 18:15
Any woman who has tried birth-control pills knows about the inevitable hormonal changes. A once monthly, after-sex pill can change that, but pro-life activists will surely challenge it.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 09/20/2013 - 13:24
In a recent interview, Pope Francis said that the Catholic Church should not focus so obsessively on abortion and contraception.
By Cindy del Rosario | Sat, 06/29/2013 - 14:26
In an effort to preserve religious freedom and access to women's healthcare, the Obama administration put forth a final rule ensuring that employees of religiously affiliated organizations have access to contraception with no additional cost-sharing, at no expense to the employers.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 17:48
Women and their partners want effective contraception to prevent unintended pregnancies in developing countries, but many lack access to modern methods.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 15:41
Police in China seized millions of counterfeit condoms, which, if found faulty, pose the possibility of serious health risks.
By Ansa Varughese | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 15:05
US district judge Edward Korman denies FDA's appeal to delay over-the-counter access to 'morning-after' pill to girls of any age.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 05/02/2013 - 13:35
The Justice Department contests judge's order to make emergency contraception available over the counter to women of all ages.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 10/29/2012 - 13:10
Lawmakers in France passed a bill that would require the government to reimburse women in full for abortions.