Birth Control Pills May Prevent Some Cancers, Study FindsAccording to the researchers at the National Cancer Institute, oral contraceptives can reduce the chance of developing ovarian, breast, and other cancers in women.
Controversial App Offers Birth Control Delivery Without Parental ConsentThere's a new app available in more than a dozen states, including Pennsylvania, that offers birth control delivered right to your door without a visit to the doctor or insurance.
Pa. AG Files Lawsuit Over New Trump Birth-Control RulesPennsylvania is suing President Donald Trump over his decision to let more employers claiming religious or moral objections opt-out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
Trump Administration Pulls Back On Employer Birth Control MandatesThe Trump administration pulled back Friday on mandates that require employers to pay for birth control.
Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
Packaging Problem Prompts Nationwide Birth Control Pill RecallThe Food and Drug Administration has announced a nationwide birth control pill recall.
Lawsuit: More Than 100 Women Say Birth Control Mix-up Led To Unplanned PregnanciesMore than 100 women are suing a birth control drug company after they say an error resulted in them getting pregnant.
Justice Halts Religious Groups' Birth Control Opt-Out RoleA Supreme Court justice is blocking an appeals court's ruling that would have forced two western Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses and a Christian college to fill out forms to avoid penalties for not directly providing contraceptive benefits.
Court Nixes Faith-Based Birth Control Mandate ChallengeA federal appeals court has reversed lower-court victories by two western Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses and a private Christian college that challenged birth control coverage mandates as part of federal health care reforms.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Supreme Court: Can't Make Employers Cover ContraceptionThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
Supreme Court Justice Stays Implementation Of Controversial Obamacare ProvisionU.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor has temporarily blocked a controversial part of Obamacare that affects the availability of contraceptives to women who work for Catholic-affiliated institutions.