Pregnancy

The Terrible War on Pregnant Drug Users
July 17, 2014

A large group of women are at risk of prosecution under such statutes, which virtually every leading health organization opposes.

If Your High School Friends Are Having Babies, You're More Likely to Get Pregnant, Too
May 29, 2014

It's your friends—not your family— that have the most influence on when you decide to get pregnant. 

Why the Government Is Treating Generic Morning-After Pills Differently Than Plan B
March 03, 2014

Under a new FDA ruling, makers of the generic drugs must indicate that the drug is intended for “women 17 years of age or older.” 

Evidence Is Mounting that Fracking Causes Birth Defects
February 05, 2014

In his recent State of the Union address, President Barack Obama praised natural gas as “the bridge fuel that can power our economy with less of the carbon pollution that causes climate change” and vowed to “cut red tape” to help business invest in i

Obamacare Makes Men Pay for Maternity Care. Good!
November 05, 2013

Stories of real-life Obamacare “rate shock” have revived an old debate. Previously, health insurers could charge women higher premiums than they charged men. Insurers could also exclude maternity benefits.

How the "Crack Baby" Scare Armed the Pro-Life Cause
October 29, 2013

Alicia Beltran's case was dropped, but she's not dropping her fight for pregnant women's rights.