Hot News Stories (9/29/15)Posted: September 29, 2015
Medscape News (USA)
An updated committee opinion from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists urges healthcare providers to increase access to long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) for all appropriate patients.
Portland Press Herald (Portland, ME)
Access to birth control, abortion key to recovery for women struggling with addiction. MaineCare is expanded for birth control, but needy addicts who seek to end a pregnancy still face barriers.
Dallas News (Dallas, TX)
Large numbers of poor teenagers will be able for the first time to get free birth control from the state as officials aim to reduce Texas’ high teen pregnancy rate, state health agencies announced Wednesday.