Posts tagged "contraception"

Nov. 8 news: Ebola, contraceptive coverage, superbug cost, women heart attack risks, Donora smog

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

Oct. 1 news: Ebola spread, mercury rule, contraception deserts, flu shot, EPA children’s health

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018.

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.

Jan. 24 news: E-cigarette risks, health funding, opioid commission, environmental rankings

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018.
For a LARC: It’s no joke — better training expands contraception access

For a LARC: It’s no joke — better training expands contraception access

Long-acting reversible contraceptives are the most effective methods to prevent pregnancy. But too many people who want LARC are unable to get it in a timely manner.

May 17 news: Exercise linked to cancer prevention, contraception coverage, UN on Zika in Brazil

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.
The Nation's Health: Pharmacists widening access to birth control medications

The Nation’s Health: Pharmacists widening access to birth control medications

For Oregon women who would like to use birth control pills, this year marks a big change in the steps they need to take to get contraceptives.

March 23 news: Emergency responders, opioid warning labels, contraception coverage

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.

May 12 news: Binge drinking, typhoid superbug, insurance and contraception

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, May 12, 2015.
Check out APHA’s Hobby Lobby fact sheet

Check out APHA’s Hobby Lobby fact sheet

APHA’s new “Hobby Lobby Fact Sheet” breaks down the public health implications of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby.

Aug. 21 news: Contraception saving money, hospital patient data, exercise for older women

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, August 21, 2014.
Supreme Court: ‘Closely held’ employers can limit access to contraceptive coverage

Supreme Court: ‘Closely held’ employers can limit access to contraceptive coverage

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that "closely held" corporations can limit employee access to key women’s contraceptive coverage as defined by the ACA.