Hot News Stories (8/7/13)Posted: August 7, 2013
Guttmacher Institute (USA)
Family planning centers offer their clients a wide range of health services that improve maternal and child health, extending well beyond contraception, according to a new study conducted by the non-partisan Guttmacher Institute.
US News (USA)
New study finds the use of withdrawal for contraception is very common, but drastically less effective than medicinal methods, revealing the need for comprehensive sex education nationwide.
The Hill (Washington, DC)
Anti-choice Senator David Vitter (R-LA) called for more accountability on how abortion providers such as Planned Parenthood spend federal funds – despite the long-established Hyde amendment preventing federal dollars from being used for abortion services.