• access
  • Overnight, Senate Republicans introduced an updated version of the bill that includes a new provision to allow plans not to cover contraception, doubling down on changes that would rob millions of Americans of their health care and imperil women's access to affordable care. (reproductiverights.org)
  • Access to professional midwifery care is a basic reproductive right that women in the United States have long been denied. (xlibx.info)
  • 2 A second national effort aimed at gaining federal recognition of CPMs was spearheaded in 2009 by the Midwives and Mothers in Action (MAMA) Cam- paign, a collaborative effort by several professional organizations for midwives and "consumer" groups supporting midwives.3 Both of these campaigns have 2 Introduction drawn nationwide public attention to the recent efforts aimed at expanding women's reproductive rights to include access to midwifery care. (xlibx.info)
  • This intensified "push" is the continuation of growing support for access to midwives across the nation since the 1970s that has paralleled (but in some cases been at odds with) the broader reproductive rights movement. (xlibx.info)
  • If I were a man I would be fighting for my reproductive rights for the creation of and access to more then just vasectomies. (wordpress.com)
  • Access to EC and other reproductive technologies that work is vitally important for women. (wordpress.com)
  • abortions
  • Extremist politicians believe anti-choice legislation supports women s rights, when in fact it only limits accessibility and criminalizes the women who seek abortions. (care2.com)
  • Furthermore, low-income women often do not have enough time to save money for abortions, and Plan B contraceptives remain difficult to obtain even if it is available over the counter . (care2.com)
  • Politicians have imposed state restrictions on medical abortions on the basis of arguments that have nothing to do with women s health. (care2.com)
  • The attacks on science and women s health need to end in order for women to make informed decisions concerning abortions. (care2.com)
  • That will depend on the regulations produced by the Board of Health, but clinics in the state that currently provide safe and legal first-trimester abortions will have to meet at least some of the facilities requirements now imposed on the various types of hospitals classified under state law, possibly the requirements now mandated for outpatient surgical centers. (wordpress.com)
  • Even those clinics that can afford to remodel to meet the new standards will be forced to pass along the expenses to their clients, thereby making abortions too costly for many women. (wordpress.com)
  • past
  • Information that extends outside of Canda to past and current reproductive rights and the ways they relate to Canadian reproductive rights. (wordpress.com)
  • Legislative maneuverings are nothing new, but the Virginia General Assembly, with some last minute shenanigans during this past session, may have just maneuvered itself into reproductive rights morass with very real legal implications. (wordpress.com)
  • issue
  • Being a pro-feminist organization, NOMAS defers to the position of the National Organization for Women on the issue of reproductive rights of women. (nomas.org)
  • Recent scholarly and popular books have described midwifery as "a global feminist issue"4 and have positioned the right to birth where and with whom one chooses as a "basic reproductive right. (xlibx.info)
  • fight
  • However, while all of these events no doubt remind you that the war on women is continuing on, the fight is far from over. (care2.com)
  • risk
  • As a result, women are at risk of making medical decisions without proper procedural knowledge or research. (care2.com)
  • protect
  • For as much power as politicians have in taking away reproductive rights, individuals have just as much impact and agency in taking steps to protect their health and the health of those around them. (care2.com)
  • make
  • meaning that we would actually make a sacrifice, that women make all the time. (wordpress.com)
  • Men want the old woman back one who stayed home and counted the pennies that he made and tried to make ends meet. (care2.com)
  • black
  • The average weight of non-Hispanic black women aged 20 to 39 is 186 pounds, well above the weight at which these pills are completely ineffective. (wordpress.com)
  • As a woman and black handicapped I know something about discrimination and yes men LOL. (care2.com)
  • News
  • Shocking news has arrived that the morning after pill otherwise known as Plan B or Emergency Contraception (EC) is not effective on many women. (wordpress.com)
  • birth
  • He talks about men taking responsibility, taking the burden of birth control off women, and making a sacrifice that is usually placed on women (hysterectomies are more common, but also more invasive, have a longer recovery time, and a greater chance of complications). (wordpress.com)