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Contributors, Health

The Urgent Need For More Female Voices And Leadership In The Healthcare Industry.

The Urgent Need For More Female Voices And Leadership In The Healthcare Industry.

By Caitlin Hoff The recent #MeToo movement momentum has shown the world just how far women still have left to go before equality becomes a reality. From sexism in the […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Economic Benefits Of The Pill, Plus Disney’s ‘Nutcracker’ Trailer

FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Economic Benefits Of The Pill, Plus Disney’s ‘Nutcracker’ Trailer

Welcome to another edition of our Feminist Friday column, our weekly space for sharing our fave videos of the moment, videos that add to or encourage a widening definition of […]

Health

This Birth Control App Is The Solution To HHS Gutting Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

This Birth Control App Is The Solution To HHS Gutting Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

You may have recently heard the news that the Department of Health and Human Services, headed up by anti-choice Republican Tom Price, is making drastic cuts to a slew of […]

Causes

Team Up With NARAL This Summer To Fight The Patriarchy, Protect Repro Rights, & #Resist

Team Up With NARAL This Summer To Fight The Patriarchy, Protect Repro Rights, & #Resist

Whether you’re coming down from a high after seeing Wonder Woman kick inequality’s butt or you’re still fired up from marching, rallying, and flooding Congress with phone calls, there’s a […]

Health

NURX Is More Than Just A Birth Control App, It Is An Important Resource In An “Alternative Fact” World

NURX Is More Than Just A Birth Control App, It Is An Important Resource In An “Alternative Fact” World

We’re not kidding when we talk about “alternative facts” in the world of reproductive healthcare. For most of us who take an interest in the amount of anti-abortion bills being […]

Health

What You Need To Know About Birth Control Access If Donald Trump Repeals Obamacare

What You Need To Know About Birth Control Access If Donald Trump Repeals Obamacare

While we are facing down the prospect of a presidential administration headed up by a guy who we highly suspect doesn’t actually want to do the job, there are plenty […]

Causes

Pakistan’s “Avon Ladies” Distribute Birth Control & Family Planning Info To Women In Rural Areas

Pakistan’s “Avon Ladies” Distribute Birth Control & Family Planning Info To Women In Rural Areas

We talk a lot about the importance of birth control, family planning and reproductive rights on our platform, because here in the US, there are a number of ways in […]

Health, Interviews

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 […]

Health

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 […]

Health

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 […]

Celebrities

Lea Michele’s Essay On Sisterhood Is A Great Reminder Of Why We Should Support Each Other

Lea Michele’s Essay On Sisterhood Is A Great Reminder Of Why We Should Support Each Other

We can never have too many messages about supporting sisterhood and encouraging one another. Why? Because when we turn on the TV and watch a bunch of “real housewives” throwing […]

Boys We Like, Health

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 […]

Entertainment

Liora K’s ‘Feminism’ Photography Series Sends Important Messages Through Art

Liora K’s ‘Feminism’ Photography Series Sends Important Messages Through Art

You may be familiar with the name Liora K, or at the very least her awesome photography work, especially because she has collaborated with one of our all-time favorite bloggers […]

Health

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. […]

Health

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 […]