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Planned Parenthood brings services to your smartphone

...same regiment of the pill, and the hormones released are localized. The visit for a self-pay patient is $45, and the contraception is affordable. Charbonneau said they've worked with major insurers in Alaska, and some patients whose insurance companies...
My Turn: Murkowski's Planned Parenthood vote lets down women - again

...on access to birth control called the Blunt Amendment. The amendment would have allowed any employer to refuse to cover contraception or any other health service for moral reasons. After the vote, in an interview with the Alaska Dispatch News, Murkowski...
Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed funds

...Planned Parenthood wrongdoing and make it harder for Democrats to defend the organization. Planned Parenthood provides contraception, testing for sexually transmitted diseases and abortions in clinics from coast to coast.Democrats were largely muted...
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Poll: US views of Francis dim; a plunge in approval ratings

...advocacy group in Washington, said, "some progressives naively expected him to overturn church teaching on abortion, contraception and same-sex marriage."Francis raised the hopes of gays and lesbians when he famously uttered, "Who am I to judge...
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Plan ahead for contraception

...her bringing attention to emergency contraception, a birth control option that has great...the demand for abortion. Emergency contraception, often called "the morning-after...RU-486 or the abortion pill. Emergency contraception is a high-dose birth control pill...
Cover contraception

...Viagra than FDA-approved prescription contraception. What irony, that our government...prescriptions for men, yet refuses to fund contraception. Furthermore, legislation prevents...insanity. Make insurance coverage of contraception a priority. J.J. Vollenweider Juneau
Organization's focus on contraception

Planned Parenthood is about contraception, not abortion. Contraception curtails the issue of abortion. The organization was developed to assist women, who tend to be the ones responsible for child rearing, options as it pertains to having or...
Free contraception mandate violates religious, economic liberties

...religious institutions, such as religious schools and hospitals, to include abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization and contraception in their insurance policies for employees. That is a mandate that violates the deeply held religious beliefs of many...
IHS expands access to Plan B for Native women

...Native American women seeking emergency contraception at Indian Health Services facilities...issue a written policy on emergency contraception."A verbal directive can be rescinded...lifted all age limits on the emergency contraception after months of back-and-forth...
Senator says access to birth control not a problem

...senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska.In a floor...could be reduced by improving access to contraception.The issue of the state providing...Sen. Berta Gardner said access to contraception isn't the same everywhere.
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