(AP)—Indiana could be the latest location in an ongoing national debate over drug-induced abortions.
Obstetrics & gynaecology Sep 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Buenos Aires approved a law early Friday authorizing unrestricted abortions in cases of rape or when the mother's life is in danger.
Health Sep 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Legislators have voted in Uruguay by a razor-thin margin to legalize abortion.
Health Sep 26, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Uruguay's congress appeared ready on Tuesday to legalize abortion, a groundbreaking move in Latin America, where no country save Cuba has made abortions accessible to all women during the first trimester ...
Health Sep 25, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
A Washington State University researcher has found new evidence that the plastic additive BPA can disrupt women's reproductive systems, causing chromosome damage, miscarriages and birth defects.
Medical research Sep 24, 2012 | 4.6 / 5 (9) | 2 |
(AP)—The New York City Department of Education is making the morning-after-pill available to high school girls at 13 public schools.
Medications Sep 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Exercising conscience in healthcare is usually defined as refusing to provide contested services, like abortion. But in an article to be published Sept. 13 in the New England Journal of Medicine, a University of Michigan facult ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Sep 13, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
(AP)—The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says some Idaho abortion laws are likely unconstitutional, including one barring medication-induced abortions. But the judges didn't pass judgment on Idaho's fetal pain law, saying ...
Other Sep 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress)—Women whose first pregnancy ends in abortion are more at risk of having a premature baby in a second pregnancy than women in their first pregnancy. However, the risk is not as high as that of women who ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Sep 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 1
A Sao Paulo court allowed a woman to abort a four-month-old malformed fetus despite Brazil law only granting abortions in cases of rape or when the mother's life is in danger, local media said Sunday.
Obstetrics & gynaecology Sep 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 1
One of the largest studies to look at the effect of induced abortions on a subsequent first birth has found that women who have had three or more abortions have a higher risk of some adverse birth outcomes, such as delivering ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Aug 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
South Korea's top court Thursday struck down a challenge calling for an end to tough legal punishments for midwives and others administering illegal abortions.
Other Aug 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The researchers, from the Guttmacher Institute in New York, base their findings on feedback data from almost 9,500 women who had an abortion in 2008 (Abortion Patient Survey), in the light of 11 "disruptive" events, and the ...
Health Aug 20, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP) Arizona's ban on abortions starting at 20 weeks of pregnancy is poised to take effect this week as scheduled after a federal judge ruled Monday that the new law is constitutional.
Health Jul 30, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) A federal judge on Friday allowed Mississippi's anti-abortion law to take effect but said the state's only clinic can remain open and will not face any penalties as it tries to comply with new requirements.
Other Jul 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0