How to care for yourself after an abortion

Proper self-care is important for physical health and mental well-being after an abortion. When a medical professional performs an abortion, it i...

July 20, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Omega-3 may keep gut microbiota diverse and healthy

A new study published in the journal Scientific Reports finds that people who eat foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids have more bacterial dive...

September 12, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

Trump’s policy changes put women’s sexual and reproductive health at risk, argues expert

The US political war on women has reached an all-time apex, and women´s health physicians must speak out loudly on their behalf. Donald Trump...

March 3, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

Abortion care in the UK is heading towards a crisis, warns expert

The law is now widely seen as not fit for purpose. Abortion care in the UK is “heading towards a crisis” and reform of the law is jus...

January 3, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

How to cope with depression after abortion

Emotional side effects are not uncommon after an abortion, or pregnancy termination, whether it was planned or not. In some cases, depression can...

September 25, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments

Increased likelihood of medical interventions for women after implementation of an Ohio abortion law in 2011

Women who had medication abortions were more likely to require additional interventions following implementation of an Ohio law that required abo...

August 31, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments

Baby simulator programs ‘increase teen pregnancy risk, not reduce it’

Baby simulator programs are designed to help prevent teenage pregnancy, but a new study published in The Lancet suggests they may have the opposi...

August 28, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments

Zika warnings lead to significant increase in demand for abortions in Latin America

Health warnings about complications related to Zika virus significantly increased demand for abortions in Latin American countries, according to ...

June 23, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments

Abortion rates at all-time low in developed countries but remain unchanged in developing countries

Abortion rates have declined significantly over the last 25 years in developed countries and are at a historic low. But in developing countries, ...

May 12, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments

Study estimates number of births and terminations with Down syndrome in Massachusetts

A multi-institutional research team has estimated for the first time the number of children born with Down syndrome each year in Massachusetts ov...

April 15, 2016 by moderator with 0 comments