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Supreme Court to Review Birth Control Mandate

The High Court will consider whether corporations should be treated the same as individuals in exercising First Amendment freedom of religion claims

Why Birth Control Matters for the American Dream

Melinda Gates was lauded for her bravery last week in stating her unequivocal support for contraception, especially for women in developing countries. She’s...

Caution, Ladies: More Birth Control Pills Recalled

For the second time in a month, a major birth control pill maker has recalled versions of its oral contraceptives. On Feb. 24, Glenmark Generics Inc. recalled...

Birth Control: Could It Be Illegal Again?

Americans have been fighting for decades over abortion, but a new battle has been raging lately — and it’s one with a distinctly retro feel. This time, the war...

What Got Lost in the Debate About Birth Control

There was lots of excitable talk last week about birth control, with President Obama dialing back his initial plan for mandating contraceptive coverage to...

Pfizer Recalls 1 Million Birth Control Pills

About 1 million packets of birth control pills are being recalled in the U.S. by Pfizer because a packaging mishap could increase the likelihood of pregnancy...