Hot News Stories (6/19/15)Posted: June 19, 2015
Medical News (USA)
Providing health workers with training on how to educate young women about intrauterine devices (IUDs) and contraceptive implants reduced the rate of unintended pregnancy by almost half in a study of women seeking family planning services.
KCCI News (Des Moines, IA)
The Iowa Supreme Court will soon release an opinion that could end the use of telemedicine for dispensing abortion-inducing pills. This will devastate rural regions of the state where access to basic reproductive healthcare is limited.
RH Reality Check (USA)
Anti-choice South Carolina legislators have dropped exceptions for rape or incest from a dangerous restrictive bill that would ban abortion at 20 weeks post-fertilization.