Hot News Stories (5/7/15)Posted: May 7, 2015
RH Reality Check (USA)
A California assembly committee last week killed an anti-choice bill that would have allowed insurance companies to exclude abortion coverage from plans for any reason and without penalty.
In a recent survey, 68% of teens said they agreed with this statement: The primary reason why they don’t use birth control or protection is because they’re afraid their parents will find out.
U-T San Diego (San Diego, CA)
The global effort by scientists to find a way to grow human replacement organs in other animals may have been nudged forward by stem cell researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla.
NBC News Local (Austin, TX)
Teen pregnancies across the United States have declined almost every year for the past two decades, but Texas numbers remain two to three times higher than the national average.