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Pregnancy and Medical Marijuana: Can Pot Help Pregnant Women With Vomiting and Nausea?
Posted on: Dec 21, 2010, Source: RH Reality Check
Suffering women will try anything to combat severe nausea during pregnancy--including marijuana. But drug laws and anti-abortion policies endanger their choices.
Court Rules on Emergency Contraception: Is Long Reign of Un-Science, Un-Reason Over?
Posted on: Mar 24, 2009, Source: RH Reality Check
The Court ruled that the FDA must make Plan B available without prescription to women aged 17 and older.
The Real Rick Warren
Posted on: Dec 22, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check
Rick Warren, the anti-choice pastor to speak at Obama's inauguration, is not a man who symbolizes common ground.
The Real Story Behind CA's Parental Notification Push
Posted on: Oct 31, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check
Proposition 4 does not encourage communication between parents and their kids -- it puts teens in danger and violates their rights.
McCain and Palin Want Women's Votes But Do Women Want Them?
Posted on: Sep 23, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check
Ultimately, women have the power to decide this election. And unmarried women, the largest voting bloc, tend to lean left.
American Medical Association Picks Fight With Ricki Lake
Posted on: Jun 18, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check
Docs' resolution to ban home birth seen as "pushback" against talk show host.
What happens when pro-choice women are frustrated with the pro-choice movement?
Posted on: Apr 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Amie Newman: Abortion is more than a political position....
"Ashley's Treatment" & Abortion Rights
Posted on: Feb 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Amie Newman: Parents' decision to change their daughter's body...
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