Apps and Websites Now Make It Possible To Get Birth Control Without Doctor's Visit
Apps and Websites Now Make It Possible To Get Birth Control Without Doctor's Visit
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/21/2016 - 15:11

Apps have been making our lives easier from their inception, but they're about to simplify things in a brand new way for our bodies.


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10 Acts of State Violence Latinas Encounter in the U.S.
10 Acts of State Violence Latinas Encounter in the U.S.
By Raquel Reichard | 02/04/2016 - 17:01

Forty years ago, 10 Mexican-American women filed a historic lawsuit after they were sterilized, many without their informed consent, at a Los Angeles hospital. The case, Madrigal v.


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Birth Control Heart Disease Facts
What You Need To Know About Birth Control & Heart Disease
By American Heart Association | 02/03/2016 - 14:14

Whether it’s because of life’s demands or for medical reasons, many women decide to use some form of birth control.


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5 Questions About Getting An IUD
Everything You Need To Know About Getting An IUD
By Cristina Arreola | 11/16/2015 - 16:25

Despite enjoying huge popularity in Europe and throughout the world, the IUD hasn't gained quite as much traction among Americans.


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Birth Control Packaging Lawsuit
100+ Women Sue Company For Incorrectly Packaged Birth Control Pills
By Cristina Arreola | 11/13/2015 - 09:26

A new lawsuit alleges that the incorrect packaging of birth control pills led to unwanted pregnancy.


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10 Latinas Share Why They’re Thankful for Birth Control
11 Latinas Share Why They’re Thankful for Birth Control
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2015 - 13:36

From Puerto Rican women being used as guinea pigs for contraceptive testing to these same islanders


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TK Economic Reasons Birth Control Has Improved Women's Lives For The Better
5 Ways Birth Control Has Improved Women's Lives Financially
By Cristina Arreola | 11/09/2015 - 16:46

In the fifty years since birth control became legal in the United States, it has proven itself to be one of the most transformative inventions of the 20th century.


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No Pill, No Prob: TK Other Birth Control Options
No Pill, No Prob: 9 Other Birth Control Options
By Cristina Arreola | 10/09/2015 - 13:26

The pill isn't for everyone. Some women have adverse reactions to the hormones present in oral contraceptives; other women simply don't want to take a pill at the same time every. single.


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Latinas Discuss the Benefits of Contraception with #BirthControlHelpedMe Hashtag
Latinas Share Contraception Stories with #BirthControlHelpedMe
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 17:15

A new campaign by Planned Parenthood Federation of America is asking people an important question: What has


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Birth Control Blood Clot Risks Facts
4 Things To Know About Birth Control & Blood Clots
By Cristina Arreola | 06/09/2015 - 15:50

Last month, researchers dropped a study that revealed some startling news: newer birth control pills can slightly raise the risk of a blood clot. 


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