Reproductive Rights

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Contraception Objections Denied

Unfertilized eggs just don't taste as good.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  February 17, 2012

Regulating crisis pregnancy centers

New York City just passed a law that would force so-called pregnancy counseling centers to disclose, in advertising, signs, and over the phone, whether or...
By Deirdre Fulton  |  March 04, 2011

Orange alert for women in Maine

In the wake of cuts to both Title X, the federal family-planning funding mechanism that provides more than $300 million for health screenings, birth control,...
By Deirdre Fulton  |  March 01, 2011

More on the up-to-five-mornings-after pill

Doesn't really have the same ring to it, huh?As we wait for the FDA to issue its ruling on Ella, the emergency contraceptive that can...
By Deirdre Fulton  |  July 14, 2010

Rhode Island’s birth control contretemps

Recently OB-GYN Associates, a respected women's health care practice with offices in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, admitted to Rhode Island Department of Health officials that it had implanted in patients birth control intrauterine devices (IUDs) app
By MARY ANN SORRENTINO  |  July 09, 2010

Slideshow: 'Triiibe' at Gallery Kayafas

Works from "Triiibe," the first gallery exhibition by performance artists (and identical triplets) Alicia, Kelly, and Sarah Casilio and photographer Cary Wolinsky.
 ''Triiibe'' exhibit, at Gallery Kayafas, April 17 until May 29, 2010
By TRIIIBE  |  April 30, 2010

Happy Birthday, Birth Control!

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the birth-control pill (or at least, of FDA approval of the Pill), and you can read its history...
By Deirdre Fulton  |  April 26, 2010

Obama and McCain: Repro Rights Checklist

It’s important to know where our next president stands with regard to reproductive rights — and to remember that those rights depend on who’s in charge.
How the presidential candidates measure up on reproductive rights
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  September 24, 2008