‘It will be etched in my memory forever’ – women report disturbing ‘homemade’ abortion stories

(Right to life UK) With ‘DIY’ home abortions now accounting for more than half of all abortions in England and Wales, women continue to tell disturbing stories about what it’s really like to have an unsupervised abortion medical. The Mail tells the story of two women, Emily Price and Katherine Telby, who have both had […]

Online clinic offering abortion pills to patients who are not pregnant for future use

An online clinic offers abortion pills to patients who are not pregnant in Illinois and several other states, keeping the drug on hand for future use. Choice, a California-based reproductive healthcare startup, launched the service on Wednesday to increase abortion access, particularly after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June, ending federal […]

Nurse practitioner says CVS fired her for refusing to give abortion drugs

A former nurse practitioner who worked at a MinuteClinic in Virginia is suing CVS Health, alleging the company fired her because she refused to give certain contraceptives or abortive medications, in accordance with her religious beliefs. Paige Casey’s attorneys said in a lawsuit filed in county court that CVS, owner of MinuteClinic, exempted the nurse […]

Virginia supplier fired for refusing to supply contraceptives, abortion pills, sues CVS

A Virginia nurse practitioner has filed a lawsuit against drugstore chain CVS after she said she was fired from the Alexandria MinuteClinic for refusing to provide certain birth control or abortion pills to customers, reports 7News. Paige Casey has filed a lawsuit in the Prince William County Circuit Court, with her lawyers saying she was […]

The first home abortion pills will be permanently available in England and Wales | Political news

Home abortion pills will be made permanently available to women in England and Wales from the end of the month, the government has announced. The so-called “pills in the mail” were made available temporarily when the COVID pandemic hit in March 2020. It allowed women to have early medical abortions at home, by taking two […]

Facebook restricted a family planning post telling people about abortion pills

Image: Justin Sullivan/Staff Facebook restricted a post from Planned Parenthood of Michigan that contained factual information about abortion pills and also included a link to an article on where to get abortion pills online. Abortion is legal in Michigan. The news shows that Facebook and its parent company Meta’s continue to face content moderation issues […]

Montana Planned Parenthood resumes giving abortion pills to out-of-state clients

(live action) Montana Planned Parenthood facilities have announced they will resume performing chemical abortions on out-of-state patients. The abortion giant previously said it would stop distributing abortion pills to these patients for fear of possible lawsuits, but an executive order from the Biden administration reassured them that they would be protected by committing these abortions. […]

Abortion in Texas: Procedure should be allowed in cases of rape and incest, say nearly 90% of voters in UT poll

Most registered voters in Texas oppose a comprehensive abortion ban, but are split on how available abortion should be, according to a june poll conducted by the Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas at Austin. The video above is from a previous report. State abortion clinics stopped offering abortions almost immediately after the […]

Facebook helps cops arrest teen for buying abortion pills

Imprisoning 17-year-old girls, that’s social media Facebook provided user information to Nebraska police, leading directly to the prosecution of a 17-year-old girl for alleged crimes related to ordering abortion pills online. The notworking social team didn’t even bother to challenge the order she just gave the teenagers, direct messages to the cops, who are now […]

Why authentic abortion stories on TV and in movies are a sign of the times in the post-Roe era

In 2004, a Canadian TV show made headlines for a controversial episode in which a pregnant teenager decides, much to her boyfriend’s dismay, to have an abortion. Her mother drives her to the clinic. Yes it was Degrassi: the next generation — and the infamous episode, titled Accidents will happenwas postponed for American viewers after […]

“Abortion Stories USA” at Lump Gallery is a powerful assertion of reproductive rights

Abortion Stories United States | Until Sunday August 28 | Lump Gallery, Raleigh At the corner of East Cabarrus Street and South Blount Street in Raleigh, past the neighborhood barbershop and the Baptist Church, you’ll find the modest gray storefront of Lump Gallery. Step into the gallery this month (dodging, perhaps, to escape the heat) […]

The web is home to an illegal bazaar of abortion pills. The FDA is ill-equipped to stop it.

“Counterfeit criminals go where there is demand – and there is demand and there are access issues,” said Libby Baney, senior adviser to the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies, a group defense of the abortion pill market. “This creates a criminal opportunity and a major risk to patient safety.” Google says it is generally unable […]

Republicans are trying to ban talk about abortion pills. Activists swear a “mass defiance”.

Amelia Bonow spent the 4th of July talking to strangers about abortion pills at a lemonade stand in front of the Supreme Court. About ten days after the institution ended federal abortion rightsyouhe founding director of Shout Your Abortion gathered friends and volunteers to dress in red, white and blue and the hand popsicles and […]

Reviews | From ‘Dirty Dancing’ to ‘Scandal,’ On-Screen Abortion Stories Carry the Swing

In the weeks following the fall of Roe v. Wade, people have supported abortion access and rights in many ways, including spreading information about abortion pills and standing up for courageous doctors. My contribution was to think about television and films. Abortion has been depicted on television and in film since the silent films of […]

House Passes Right to Contraception Act Guaranteeing Access to Contraceptives and Abortion Drugs

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The United States House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill enshrining in federal law the right to contraception, including drugs used to induce abortion, with the support of eight Republicans. In a vote of 228 to 195, lawmakers passed the Right to Contraception Act after limited […]

Everything You Need To Know About Self-Managed Abortions i.e. Abortion Pills

The use of medications like abortion pills to terminate a pregnancy at home without a doctor’s supervision or outside of a traditional health care facility is called self-directed abortion. Studies have proven the effectiveness of using home abortion pills, and these drugs have been recommended by organizations such as Doctors Without Borders and the World […]

Demand for Abortion Pills Increases After Roe v. wade

abortion pill Getty Demand for abortion pills has increased dramatically in the United States following the Supreme Court’s decision last month to overturn Roe vs. Wade. Companies that prescribe abortion pills — after telehealth consultations — have reported more web traffic and dating requests in recent weeks, including in states with “trigger” laws where abortion […]

Two Indiana Women Share Their Abortion Stories and Differing Opinions – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Two Indiana women have two abortion stories and two different sides to the issue. News 8’s Hanna Mordoh sat down with the women to hear their unique perspectives on abortion a week before Indiana lawmakers meet for a special session to adopt new restrictions on abortion. Chelsea Pell and Michelle Mimms-Duchan both […]

Our Abortion Stories: “The Judges Who Signed the Dobbs Opinion Don’t Care About Me at 14”

Rachel Nix, 24, sits on a sidewalk while treating the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization ruling in the United States Supreme Court on June 24, 2022 in Washington, DC (Brandon Bell/Getty Images) On June 24, the Supreme Court overturned longstanding precedents of Roe v. Wade, representing the greatest blow to women’s constitutional rights in […]

Activist faces 3 years in prison for sending abortion pills to Poland – this could signal what is to come in the US

Abortion rights activists march to the White House to denounce the United States Supreme Court’s decision to end federal abortion rights protections Saturday, July 9, 2022 in Washington, DC, USA United. The Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Womens Health overturns the 50-year-old Roe v. Wade case, removing a federal right to abortion. (Photo […]

Feds: Pharmacies can’t turn people away with prescriptions for abortive drugs – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

(CNN) – Clarifying tips announced Wednesday, the Biden administration says federal law does not allow pharmacies to turn away people who have a prescription for a drug that could potentially end a pregnancy. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Civil Rights Office sent guidance to more than 60,000 pharmacies nationwide reminding that under […]

Phoebe Bridgers, Halsey, Naya Rivera: How celebrity abortion stories became a fixture in the fight for reproductive rights

In 1985, Ali MacGraw, the Oscar-nominated star Love storyappeared on the cover of People magazine. The headline read, “Abortion – No Easy Answers.” A caption announced that nine women, including MacGraw, had decided to “tell radically different stories about how [abortion] affected their lives. Twelve years had passed since the 1973 Supreme Court decision in […]

Biden warns pharmacists not to block requests for contraceptives and abortion pills

BREAKING: The Biden administrator today told pharmacies nationwide they could be breaking civil rights laws if they refuse to fill prescriptions for birth control or abortion pills or other medications they say will could be used for these purposes. TK story… —Alice Miranda Ollstein (@AliceOllstein) July 13, 2022 Here is another directive that is sure […]

Abortion Pills and Medical Abortion Facts

Medications to end a pregnancy usually involve two drugs: mifepristone (Mifeprex, RU-486, “the abortion pill”) and misoprostol (Cytotec). Mifepristone stops progesterone, a hormone needed to maintain pregnancy. Misoprostol tells the uterus to contract to empty its contents. Cervical dilation (opening) also occurs at this time, allowing tissue to be pushed out of the uterus. Medications […]

HHS Warns Pharmacies That Refuse Abortion Pills They Are Violating Anti-Discrimination Law

Jhe Biden Administration warns retail pharmacies against patient refusal Abortion-induce drugs, saying it would violate anti-discrimination laws by denying health care to pregnant women. The Department of Health and Social Services‘s Office for Civil Rights issued guidelines strengthening the Obamacare law that warns more than 60,000 American pharmacies against the refusal to dispense drugs causing […]

Judge lifts order against Indiana abortion procedure ban – NBC Chicago

A federal judge has allowed an Indiana law largely banning a second-trimester abortion procedure to come into effect following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Judge Sarah Evans Barker’s order signed Thursday lifted the injunction she issued in 2019 blocking the law against dilation and evacuation abortions. The law took effect […]

Judge lifts order against ban on abortion procedure in Indiana | New

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has allowed an Indiana law largely banning a second-trimester abortion procedure to come into effect following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to cancel Roe v. Wade. Judge Sarah Evans Barker’s order signed Thursday lifted the injunction she issued in 2019 blocking the law against dilation and evacuation abortions. The […]

Judge lifts order against ban on abortion procedure in Indiana | Indiana News

By TOM DAVIES, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has allowed an Indiana law largely banning a second-trimester abortion procedure to come into effect following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to cancel Roe v. Wade. Judge Sarah Evans Barker’s order signed Thursday lifted the injunction she issued in 2019 blocking the law against […]

Judge lifts order against ban on abortion procedure in Indiana | app

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge clears a largely Indiana law prohibit a second trimester abortion procedure take effect following the decision of the United States Supreme Court to end the constitutional protection of abortion. U.S. District Judge Sarah Evans Barker’s order signed Thursday lifts the injunction she issued in 2019 blocking the law against […]

Biden administration and states brace for possible legal battles over abortion pills – FOX23 News

WASHINGTON, DC — The Biden administration is warning that some states may attempt to restrict access to government-approved abortion pills and birth control following the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade last month. “Those who want to ban all abortions, their next move is going to be medical abortion and crossing the state […]

Montana clinics preemptively restrict out-of-state patients’ access to abortion pills

All four states bordering Montana have ‘trigger laws’ in effect or pending now that the US Supreme Court has ended federal abortion protections, making the conservative Big Sky Country an unlikely haven for women seeking to terminate their pregnancy. But Montana’s potential to become an abortion haven has been diminished — not by lawmakers and […]

Biden Admin & States Brace for Possible Legal Battles Over Abortion Pills – Action News Jax

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is warning that some states may try to restrict access to government-approved abortion pills and birth control following the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning Roe vs. Wade last month. STORY: ‘A place for a second chance’: Jacksonville organization helps families and individuals fight poverty “Those who want to ban all abortions, […]

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