Health

This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

We recently posted an article titled ‘No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy‘. While we know there are plenty of our readers […]

June 17, 2016 ×
No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

When it comes to birth control, it should be a no-brainer. The social impact the continued innovation birth control has on society today is so incredibly important that we want […]

May 25, 2016 ×
The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

“We won’t go back.” That’s a familiar slogan to many feminists who understand it to mean women refuse to go back to the days when abortion was illegal, and women […]

March 16, 2016 ×
New Docu ‘Trapped’ Exposes The Dangerous Battle To Take Away Women’s Repro Rights

New Docu ‘Trapped’ Exposes The Dangerous Battle To Take Away Women’s Repro Rights

On March 2 the Supreme Court of the United States heard testimonies and expert witnesses as part of the controversial Whole Womans Health v Hellerstedt case. This case centers on […]

March 9, 2016 ×
Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

If there was any doubt the war on women’s reproductive rights was real and growing increasingly aggressive, all you have to do is look at the furious rate of laws […]

February 3, 2016 ×
How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

We often wonder if the women who fought for access to safe and legal abortion in 1973, when Roe v Wade was passed by the US Supreme Court, knew they […]

January 19, 2016 ×
Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

We’re in the throes of the 2016 US Presidential election year where once again, reproductive healthcare and women’s bodily rights are on the table to be used as political weapons. […]

January 13, 2016 ×
Female Legislators Fighting Back Against Restrictive Abortion Laws In The Best Way Possible

Female Legislators Fighting Back Against Restrictive Abortion Laws In The Best Way Possible

My body. My right. My choice. Except that it’s not, is it? Here in the US it would be easy to think that because the Supreme Court ruled in 1973 […]

December 24, 2015 ×
Nigeria and Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Nigeria and Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Female Genital Mutilation today is considered an international violation of human rights of girls and women. According to the World Health Organization, “it reflects deep-rooted inequality between the sexes, and […]

December 3, 2015 ×
The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

If y’all thought the fight for women’s autonomous reproductive rights was over after the Planned Parenthood Congressional Investigation chairman Jason Chaffetz declared they could find no legal wrong-doing after grilling […]

November 24, 2015 ×
Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

We know this is a video that has been well shared around the internet over the past week, and we have no problem being part of a movement that is […]

October 2, 2015 ×
Health Co. Allergan Targets Millennial Women In New ‘Actually She Can’ Repro Rights Campaign

Health Co. Allergan Targets Millennial Women In New ‘Actually She Can’ Repro Rights Campaign

Wanna know what we’re really getting tired of around here? The “us vs them” mentality when it comes to reproductive rights and health options for women in the United States. […]

August 6, 2015 ×
Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Yes folks, it’s come to this. When you think of drones, you think of them being used for military purposes and some not-so-great uses. But a group of women’s rights […]

July 10, 2015 ×
TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

If you are even remotely aware of the power of  TED Talk, then you will know what a huge deal it is that at the recent TED Women event in […]

June 10, 2015 ×
Just Because I’m Catholic Doesn’t Mean I Shouldn’t Use Birth Control Says Melinda Gates

Just Because I’m Catholic Doesn’t Mean I Shouldn’t Use Birth Control Says Melinda Gates

Birth control is such a political issue here in the United States. Over the past few years with increased measures trying to restrict access to and effectively shut down safe […]

April 2, 2015 ×