If you just had a baby and aren't ready for the next one just yet, best use birth control. Credit: Getty Images Remember when, shortly after giving birth, your baby doctor marched into the room with a checklist of dos and don'ts to...Study says it's best to consider contraception as soon as three weeks after giving birth.
It's unclear whether the health care bill includes free contraceptives. Credit: Getty Images The health care bill is a hot topic these days, and a story in The New York Times today says that the bill requires health insurers to cover...When it comes to the health care bill, the question is whether or not "preventive health services" includes contraceptives and other family planning services for women.
Are birth control pills preventative medicine? Credit: Getty ImagesUnder the new health care laws, birth control pills could be free for college students. The question is whether or not the pill is considered "preventative medicine." Newsweek...Under the new health care laws, birth control pills could be free for college students. The question is whether or not the pill is considered "preventative medicine."
According to the definition of abortion contained in a new proposal -- "any of the various procedures -- including the prescription, dispensing and administration of any drug or the performance of any procedure or any other action -- that results in...
An American advisory panel is recommending that manufacturers collect more data on the side effects of birth control pills after they reach the market. The panel says that side effects of commonly used contraceptives are often not tested on groups...