Posts tagged "birth control pills"

March 26 news: Healthiest Communities rankings, Harvey impact, birth control app, hoverboard injury, Yemen

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, March 26, 2018.

Feb. 23 news: Gun storage, air pollution disparities, vaping, LARCs, TRAP laws

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.

The Komen controversy, low adult immunization rates, recalled birth control pills

Planned Parenthood receives increased donor support following Komen's politicized decision to cut breast screening grants. A CDC report finds that too few U.S. adults are getting immunized. A new study suggests malaria death toll possibly twice as high as experts previously thought. These and more, rounding out headlines for Friday, February 3, 2012.

Yaz pills and potential higher risk of blood clots, the most sugary cereals, heading soccer balls

FDA calls into question higher risk of blood clots among Yaz and other widely-used birth control pills. A new study reveals cereals packed with the most sugar. Is heading a soccer ball dangerous for your children? This and more covered in today's public health headlines, Friday, Dec. 9, 2011.