They're the most effective method—perhaps because they're the most empowering.
A new, large analysis of previous studies finds being in abusive relationships makes women and girls less likely to use contraception of all kinds.
On the likelihood of pregnancy, wanted or not.
It's time to stop focusing on population growth as the cause of our environmental problems. It’s not the main culprit, and the women of the world are already doing all they can to slow it. They just need more support.
Changes for abortion, contraception, and more top the agenda with Republicans in the majority in Congress and many state legislatures.
A predecessor to the female condom was available nearly 100 years ago.
Once derided as being like a plastic bag with the erotic appeal of a jellyfish, the female condom is undergoing a transformation.
A reading list on the Hobby Lobby cases.
As a way to politicize the issue, most media coverage of birth-control methods is focused on the potential complications of use, but far more women experience positive benefits, including cancer prevention and menstrual regulation.
The American Academy of Pediatrics says docs should pre-prescribe Plan B birth control to girls under 17.