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House chair: Planned Parenthood probe protects taxpayers

...sorts of horrors reflected in the undercover videos."Planned Parenthood provides contraception, tests for sexually transmitted diseases and abortions in clinics across the country. It receives more than $500 million each year from federal and...
Nation and World
Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed funds

...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 when the videos were first distributed...
Not For Web
We should not welcome Planned Parenthood

...well the psychological, spiritual and moral havoc brought about by unrestricted sex in our society - from sexually transmitted disease to abortion.Our children need to be taught the beauty of sex and that there is a time and place for sex...
SB 89, this bill must die!

...providing a educational service so as to promote "planned parenthood" as opposed to "accidental pregnancy" and sexually transmitted diseases. Their mission is to reduce the need for their abortion services, not increase it. Prohibiting Planned...
Bethel school-based health center proposed

...KYUK reported."That could be anything from sports physicals to talking about reproductive health, to sexually transmitted diseases, to the common cold, all of those different things," schools Superintendent Jacob Jensen said. "While...
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...encounter with a seasonal worker from a cruise ship, he said, he noticed symptoms he thought might indicate a sexually transmitted disease. He said he generally gets tested at least twice a year, or if he notices symptoms."We hooked up and I...
Vaccination fees waived in August

...between the ages of 11 and 26. It protects against the four most common strains of HPV, an "extremely common" sexually transmitted disease which can lead to genital warts and several types of cancer. Come October, Rezendes said, flu shots will...
Alaska ranks top, near top for 2 sexually transmitted diseases

...ranked either first or near the top for two sexually transmitted diseases despite increased efforts to control the epidemics...ranked first every year since 2000 for that sexually transmitted disease. In 2010, health officials say Alaska's...
Health care providers weigh in on Medicaid expansion nothing at all. Planned Parenthood offers cervical cancer screenings, birth control and screenings for sexually transmitted diseases on a sliding scale that depends on the patient's income and household size. Glundberg said the clinic is...
State | Local
HIV prevention done right

...000 HIV infections (about half of those in women), as well as many cases of cervical cancer and other sexually transmitted diseases, will have been averted by these and other new circumcision programs in Africa, and millions more in the decades...


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