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The Culture of Alcoholics Anonymous Perpetuates Sexual Abuse

Women are encouraged to “look for their part” in what's happened to them.
Elizabeth Brown
11.10.17
Sex
Sex

It’s Way Too Early to Say IUDs Reduce the Risk of Cervical Cancer

A new study has some exciting findings, but they need to be put into context.
Michelle Malia
11.10.17
women's health
women's health

The Many Women Suing Johnson & Johnson

The company faces an estimated 60,000 lawsuits over three products.
Amy Martyn
10.30.17
Sex
Sex

Some Women Get Horny as Hell Right Before Their Periods

There are biological as well as psychological factors at play here.
Wendy Wisner
10.27.17
Sleep
Sleep

Pregnant Women Have the Most Bat-Shit Crazy Dreams

I woke up clutching my husband, dry-mouthed and shaking, jealous that he’d probably spent the night dreaming about something normal like sex or being late to work.
Laura Dorwart
10.24.17
We Asked
We Asked

5 Women Told Us What a Home Birth Is Really Like

Sometimes you poop in the birthing pool.
Cristina Maza
10.18.17
Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Why Aren't Straight Men Told to Get Regular STD Tests?

Women and gay men carry the STD-testing burden.
Shayla Love
10.13.17
abortion
abortion

This Lawsuit Could Dramatically Expand Access to the Abortion Pill

“There is no medical justification for the FDA’s restrictions."
Emily Crockett
10.11.17
mental health
mental health

‘Black-ish’ Addressed Postpartum Depression Better Than My Doctor

It’s the PSA of my goddamn dreams.
Caroline Shannon-Karasik
10.11.17
rights
rights

The US Government Now Says Life Begins at Conception

The move from health officials provides new ammo for attacks on birth control and abortion.
Susan Rinkunas
10.10.17
Not The Onion
Not The Onion

Pro-Life Lawmaker Resigns After Reportedly Urging Mistress to Get an Abortion [Updated]

Congressman Tim Murphy announced yesterday that he'd retire in 2019; he's now resigned, effective October 21.
Susan Rinkunas
10.5.17
the mess in texas
the mess in texas

Texas Knows How to Fix Its Problem of Women Dying After Childbirth

They just won't do it.
Jason Silverstein
9.29.17