Trump Administration Cuts Over $200 Million From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs
Administration to move to abstinence-based sex education The teen birth rate has been declining for the past two decades, reaching a record low of 20.3 births per 1,000 girls...
10 days ago - Scary Mommy
Myths and Facts of Contraception Methods
Unsafe sex is one of the major causes of deaths due to unwanted pregnancy and unsafe abortion. Follow safe and effective contraceptives to avoid pregnancy.
16 days ago - Medindia Health
Contraception failing one in four women, say experts
More than 14,000 women attending clinics in 2016 had become pregnant despite using contraception.
21 days ago - BBC
US teen birth rate hits all-time low, CDC reveals
US teen birth rate hits all-time low: CDC report reveals huge drop in just one year - but some experts warn of 'baby crisis' as all ages postpone parenthood to work The data...
27 days ago - Topix - 2 articles
Reproductive Coercion in High-School-Aged Girls: Associations with Reproductive Health Risk and Intimate Partner Violence
To determine the prevalence of reproductive coercion, a form of intimate partner violence including contraceptive sabotage and pregnancy pressure, among urban high-school-aged...
28 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
SAHM voices concern for contraceptive access under Senate health care bill
The Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine has issued a statement indicating the consequences on America's youth and around the world could be dire if the proposals being...
1 month ago - Healio - 3 articles
CDC Contraception Guidelines: The Latest Updates
Here are the hot-off-the-press revisions to CDC contraception guidelines and recommendations. CDC Expert Commentary
1 month ago - Medscape
Most U.S. Teens Have Sex By 18, But Pregnancies Down
More than half of American teens have had sex by age 18, but teenage pregnancy and birth rates extended their 2-1/2-decade decline because of increased contraceptive use...
1 month ago - The Huffington Post - 2 articles
Abortion Or Birth Control Could Actually Legally Disqualify You From A Job In Missouri Now
Lawmakers met under darkness to pass anti-abortion legislation In a middle of the night session, republican lawmakers in Missouri passed legislation further endangering women...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
Teens, repeat birth and postpartum contraception
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that among teenagers in the United States, repeat births are down and use of postpartum contraceptives is...
1 month ago - Modern Medicine
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Transgender Soldier Speaks Out Against Trump Ban: ‘I Will Always Be A U.S...
“You can be damned sure I will continue to fight for what is right.” Yesterday, Donald Trump took to-where else-Twitter to announce his plans to ban transgender individuals...
Taking Your Baby to the Chiropractor for Colic: What to Expect
Parents are increasingly taking their babies and children to the chiropractor. They're going in for a wide array of ailments, from colic to general wellness. (This is despite...
Cleveland Clinic, Boston Children's Hospital teaming up on cardiac care
While most people - children and adults - can get cardiac care near their home, the patients who will need services offered under the Clinic's complex cardiac network are those...
You'll age quicker if your parents had bipolar disorder
King's College London researchers led the study, with help from a team at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
A mother diagnosed with breast cancer wants every woman to see this photo
Sherrie Rhodes, who has three children, says she wants women to know it's not just lumps to look out for when checking your breasts
Here Are The AAP's New Car Seat Guidelines
They're providing concise info on seats for every age group The American Academy of Pediatrics recently updated its guidelines on car seat usage and safety. The concise...
Coping With Staff Burnout and Work-Related Posttraumatic Stress in Intensive...
Objectives: To examine the associations with symptoms of 1) burnout and 2) work-related posttraumatic stress, in adult and pediatric intensive care staff, focusing on the...
Pregnant women exposed to pollution 'have preemies'
Scientists at New York University exposed mice at various stages of pregnancy to air pollution. The majority of those exposed in their first trimester had premature babies.
Toddler Hosts Epic Tea Party For Officer Who Delivered Her
Cheers to a lifelong friendship To celebrate her first birthday, Evelyn Hall had a tea party with a special friend - the police officer who helps bring her into this world a...
Mum recalls the moment her little girl choked in cot
A Gold Coast mum found her one month old baby girl choking and turning blue in her cot before rushing her to hospital. Charlotte Brown, 30, opened up about the ordeal.