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Supreme Court: Some employers can refuse to offer free birth control

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the Trump administration's broad exemptions to employers who raise religious or moral objections to providing free birth control coverage.
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Mom angry at school for giving daughter birth control implant

A mother found out her 16-year-old daughter received a birth control implant at school after the teen started complaining about headaches and arm pain.

Trump birth control coverage rules blocked nationwide

A U.S. judge in California on Sunday blocked Trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control, from taking effect in 13 states and Washington, D.C.

Packaging error leads to birth control pill recall in US

Allergan is voluntarily recalling packs of its birth control pills in the U.S. because of a packaging error with placebos, increasing the possibility of unintended pregnancy.

Male birth control pills could soon be a reality

Researchers say they're testing a daily male contraceptive pill that works and has relatively minor side effects.

NC woman pays addicts to get on long-term birth control or get sterilized

A North Carolina woman is working to reduce the number of babies born addicted to drugs by offering long-term birth control or sterilization to addicts.
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Judge temporarily blocks new Trump rules on birth control

A federal judge in Philadelphia on Friday ordered the Trump administration not to enforce new rules that could significantly reduce women's access to free birth control.
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Birth control pills modestly raise risk of breast cancer, study suggests

Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects, but a study suggests that they still raise the risk of breast cancer.
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New app available in NC will ship birth control to minors

There’s a new controversy brewing over an app that gives online access to birth control, even to pre-teen girls. It’s called Nurx and doesn’t cost to use.

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