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News on Women's Health continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Mobile-mammography debate: Lifesaver or moneymaker?

Like many working moms, Hope Bott of Orlando usually put her family's health needs ahead of her own, said the wife and mother of three boys.

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Related Topix: Health, Breast Cancer

7 hrs ago | Beckers ASC Review

57 Ambulatory Surgery Centers Opened or Announced in 2014

Despite a challenging marketplace, hospitals and physicians have been actively opening and planning ambulatory surgery center this year.

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Related Topix: The Woodlands, TX, Health

11 hrs ago | Townhall

Supply Side Contraceptives

Paul Krugman and others on the left routinely sneer at the idea that you can actually increase government revenues by cutting tax rates.

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Related Topix: Health, Opinion

15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Limit the Hobby Lobby decision's effect on anti-discrimination laws

Senate Democrats have latched onto the issue of women's health, with Majority Leader Harry M. Reid embarrassingly blasting the "five white men" who voted to open a wide exception to Obamacare's contraception mandate.

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Related Topix: Health, US News, Clarence Thomas, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Accuracy In Academia

Conservative Supreme Court Victories

The Heritage Foundation's annual Scholar's and Scribes event held on July 8th discussed the Supreme Court's 2013 - 2014 term.

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Related Topix: Health

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Udall: Problems with Gardner's birth control plan

Udall made the remarks in response to a question at a news conference to highlight his latest foray into the volatile politics of birth control.

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Related Topix: Health, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Jurist

US Senators introduce bill to restore full contraception coverage for employees

The bill is titled the "Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act of 2014," and Senate Democrats intend to expedite the bill [Huffington Post report], which will bypass committee review and could reach the Senate floor as early as next week.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Health

Dallas Observer

Greg Abbott Not Totally Afraid of Lady Parts, Takes on Big Pharma Over Vaginal Mesh

Future Texas Governor Greg Abbott hates nothing more than he hates abortions, Planned Parenthood and other women's-health-related things, leading the Texas Democratic Party to describe him as "public enemy number one for women in Texas."

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WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Mayor talks buffer zone future

WOMEN''S ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE. GOOD EVENING... I'M GEORGE MALLET. AND I'M STEPHANIE GORIN, THE SUPREME COURT LAST WEEK STRUCK DOWN A MASSACHUSSETS LAW TO KEEP PROTESTORS AWAY FROM ABORTION CLINICS.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Health

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Mayor talks buffer zone laws

Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger said in a statement Thursday he is fully committed to maintaining the right of women to easily access health centers.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WCYB

Study says tanning is good for women's health, local doctor disagrees

Sun tanning is a summer pastime that people are told to avoid but a new Swedish study says women should actually do it more often.

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Related Topix: Health, Skin Cancer, Medicine

The Stranger

Guest Editorial: Furious About Hobby Lobby? Take Back the Washington State Senate

Last week's Supreme Court decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby left us dismayed, furious, and determined to push back.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Health, Opinion

Switched

Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones Crumble Around The Country

Two weeks after the Supreme Court ruled that Massachusetts' protective buffer zone around abortion clinics violates the free speech rights of protesters, four other buffer zones around the country have already disappeared or been challenged in court.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Health, Burlington, VT, Maggie Hassan, US Governors

Metro

This sex toy takes pictures inside your vagina

So, now you can have a good root around with the help of this new sex vibrator called the Gaga, which comes with a camera lens and a light .

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Related Topix: Health

NY1

For Some Personal Hygiene Products, Sharing is Not Caring

You might be surprised to find that there are certain personal hygiene products that you are never supposed to share.

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Related Topix: Health

Science Blog

Is a heart attack waiting in your medicine cabinet?

A University of Florida study has found that the regular use of some non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, increases the risk of stroke, heart attack and death in postmenopausal women.

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Related Topix: Heart Attack, Health, Stroke, Medicine, University of Florida, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn, Vioxx, Rofecoxib (generic)

Medical News Today

Biomarker for preeclampsia detected as early as 6 weeks into pregnancy

University of Iowa researchers have discovered a biomarker that could give expecting mothers and their doctors the first simple blood test to reliably predict that a pregnant woman may develop preeclampsia , at least as early as 6 weeks into the pregnancy.

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Related Topix: University of Iowa, Medicine, Hypertension, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

ABC News

Dems Strike Back on Hobby Lobby Case With 'Not My Boss's Business Act'

Joined by fellow Democrats from both chambers of Congress and women's rights groups, the senators urged Republicans to support the bill they have nicknamed "Not My Boss's Business Act."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Health, Diana DeGette, US House of Representatives, Tom Harkin, Barbara Boxer

Wed Jul 09, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Seeking to upend Hobby Lobby court ruling, federal legislation crafted

Two New Hampshire Democrats announced Wednesday they had signed on to federal legislation that would upend the recent Hobby Lobby decision, in which the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a for-profit corporation could deny coverage of some birth-control treatments based on its owners' religious beliefs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, US Supreme Court, Birth Control, Medicine, Health, Health Insurance

Colorado Daily

Boulder-based clinic was leader in contraceptive initiative

Linda Johnson checks the blood pressure of Ari Browne, 19, of Boulder, during an appointment Wednesday at Boulder Valley Women's Health.

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Related Topix: Health, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, Boulder County, CO

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