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Slack Tide: 49 meditations on a sunny Alaska summer

...before we start hiking.40. Beards are nature's sunscreen.41. They're also nature's balaclava.42. Not bad birth control, either.43. This summer must be a real letdown for Alaskan vampires.44. The sunniest place on Earth is Yuma...
Senate races: Dems decry birth control plan

...pitch to sell select forms of birth control over the counter is "a cynical...endorsed over-the-counter birth control pills: Colorado, North Carolina...banned stem cell research, some birth control methods and abortion.Gardner...
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Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortions

Giving teens free birth control encourages them to use long-acting...less reliable methods such as birth control pills or condoms. Nearly three-fourths...society" to offer free, effective birth control, Ott said.One study participant...
Center at JDHS looks at offering birth control

Dispensing birth control methods at the Juneau Teen get to other agencies that offer birth control. The board's discussion was prompted...SEARHC clinics to pick up prescribed birth control methods. "I personally do not want...
My Turn: Hobby Lobby decision should outrage Alaskans

...limiting a woman's access to birth control.In late June, a narrow majority...receive health insurance coverage of birth control of her choice without dictate family planning and birth control options for Alaska women. This...
Center says no to birth control clinic dispense birth control. "The services have proven to...156 parents supported dispensing birth control and 123 opposed it. Nearly 100 polled parents said dispensing birth control would decrease their support for...
Effort to warn women about alcohol during pregnancy

...campaign will encourage women to make sure they're not pregnant before they drink and to abstain from alcohol if their birth control failed or they are otherwise unsure about whether they might be pregnant, Jessee said.The campaign could run through...
Supreme Court will take up new health law dispute

...escape a requirement to cover birth control for employees.The justices, like cancer screenings and birth control, free of charge." Carney said...conception, and they oppose only birth control methods that can prevent implantation...
Birth control coverage

...prevention drugs, then it must also cover prescription birth control, too. It's about time. Did you know the insurance...Division of Insurance, and discovered that only one covers birth control. Sadly, eight of the companies cover Viagra, which...
Obama birth control policy divides Democrats

...divided over President Barack Obama's new rule that religious schools and hospitals must provide insurance for free birth control to their employees amid fresh signs that the administration was scrambling for a way out."This is not only unacceptable...


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