It's beginning to look like pro-choice advocates may have a lot of work ahead of them for the 2008 election season, with ballot … Read
Blog Posts: Abortion & Reproductive Rights
Double Dose: Meet Dr. Drug Rep; The A-Word and Hollywood (Again); The Business of Being Born; World AIDS Day
Dr. Drug Rep: In a confessional essay published in last Sunday's New York Times Magazine, Dr. Daniel Carlat writes about his awakening after … Read
Last week, we noted that a Colorado ballot initiative is in the works that would define a fertilized egg as a person with … Read
Double Dose: Sexism in the ICU; Time Spent On Housework Linked to Women’s Pay; Paging Dr. Cliche; Ricki Lake’s Documentary on Birth – The New “Inconvenient Truth”?
Is There Sexism in Lifesaving?: "Want a surefire prescription for dreading old age? Delve into every study that explores the gender gap in … Read
The Colorado Supreme Court, in a 7-0 vote, cleared the way yesterday for a ballot initiative that would amend the state's Constitution to … Read
Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson is against a constitutional amendment to ban abortion, but his "pro-life" record and credentials are convincing enough to … Read
Double Dose: Breast Cancer and Environmental Exposures; Another Report Debunks Abstinence Only Programs; Mental Health and Insurance Coverage; and What if Roe Fell?
Linking Breast Cancer and Environmental Exposures: The Breast Cancer and Environment Research Centers (BCERC), a project jointly funded by the National Institute of … Read
Double Dose: A Look at Healthcare for Women Behind Bars; House-Senate Conference Committee Approves Abstinence Education Funding Increase; Majority of Those Polled Support Access to Contraceptives in Schools; Joss Whedon!!
From the It's About Time Files: "The Department of Veterans Affairs is opening a treatment center exclusively for traumatized female veterans amid an … Read
Double Dose: Edwards Proposes Moratorium on Direct-to-Consumer Advertising; Griswold v. Connecticut Attorney Dies; Cosmetics and Consequences; and the Cost of Having a Baby
Preventing Salesmanship from Trumping Facts: "Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards said Sunday that prescription drug companies should wait two years to begin advertising … Read
I've been a big fan of RH Reality Check since it started way back in, oh, 2006. Yes, that's right. It's only been … Read