Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Contraception: Choices, Culture and Consequences

Here's your chance to take a free contraception course from the University of California, San Francisco:

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Monday, October 29, 2012

Crane Collapse One57

Building is One57, on 57th Street close to 7th Ave, across the street from Carnegie Hall.

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Monday, October 08, 2012

Uni Pill, iPill, Next Choice One Dose, Plan B One-Step

The iPill emergency contraceptive pill (ECP) is now replaced with the Uni Pill brand on Amazon.

The other available one-pill dose ECP brands are Next Choice One Dose and Plan B One-Step. (Note the difference between Next Choice -- two-pill brand -- and Next Choice One Dose -- one-pill brand.)

So, update, make sure you have a dose handy if you're sexually active and aren't planning a pregnancy, and spread the word about emergency contraception.

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Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Girly Girl Girls Grrrl Obama

You would think an article on female voters would be an appropriate place not to infantilize women. Clearly, you'd be wrong:


Saturday, April 07, 2012

A Knitted Uterus for Your Representative

Terry Tang/AP

Here's a great idea:

It's pink. It's fuzzy. It's a knitted cervix.

A group of enthusiastic knitters who want to send a message about better access to birth control: "Hands off my uterus: Here - have a knitted one of your own."

Arizona lawmakers received the unusual gifts at a crucial time -- lawmakers will vote on whether employers can choose not to cover their workers' birth control due to their religious or moral objections.

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Sunday, March 18, 2012

The 10" Shaming Wand

What does it say about the current state of woman's reproductive healthcare when Doonesbury isn't so much satire as it is a factual depiction?

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Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Labor and Deliverance

Labor and Deliverance is the new home for Observations of a Too Busy Ob/Gyn.