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  1. Bill requires doctors to follow script on stopping drug-induced abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    Questions about whether Stratton had inserted his political leanings into the bill went unanswered Friday during debate on the House floor, but the legislation easily advanced with a 56-13 vote. HB141 next goes to the Senate for its consideration.

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  2. An Abortion 'Reversal' Bill Is Making the Rounds in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Self.com

    "reversal" bill was approved by a panel in the Indiana House of Representatives on Tuesday. Known as House Bill 1128, the controversial bill would require abortion providers to give people seeking the acknowledges that fact, noting that women seeking an abortion should be given a form with websites and telephone numbers for help, along with "a statement that no medical study has confirmed that an abortion may be reversed after taking an abortion-inducing drug."

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  3. The FDA's Restrictions on the Abortion Pill May Be Harming WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Teen Vogue

    If you're seeking an abortion, there are two different options depending on how far along you are in your pregnancy, according to Planned Parenthood. There's the in-clinic abortion , which is a medical procedure to end your pregnancy.

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  4. Are restrictions on the 'abortion pill' politics or science?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    Mifepristone, half of the two-pill regimen that induces abortion medically, can be dispensed only under FDA restrictions, which a panel calls unwarranted. Mifepristone, half of the two-pill regimen that induces abortion medically, can be dispensed only under FDA restrictions, which a panel calls unwarranted.

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  5. Guatemala blocks entry to Dutch ship providing abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Guatemala's army detained a boat carrying a supply of abortion pills on Thursday and prevented it from picking up women seeking to end their pregnancies, saying the move was prohibited by the country's constitution. A guard faces members of Women on Waves, a Dutch non-profit that provides abortion services beyond the territorial waters of countries where abortion is illegal, in Puerto de San Jose, Guatemala February 23, 2017.

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  6. Guatemalan army blocks Dutch abortion ship from dockingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    A Dutch boat that offers abortion pills to women in countries where the procedure is illegal was taken into custody by army officials in Guatemala on Thursday after it tried to pick up people seeking the services. The Guatemalan military detained the boat, including some of the Women on Waves crew members, near the Port of San Jose, according to a spokeswoman for the nonprofit.

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  7. Activists aghast as FDA asked to give abortion pill to pharmaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    Activists who oppose abortion were horrified to hear that a group of doctors and public health experts urged the Food and Drug Administration to make a later term medical abortion pill available to pharmacies. Ten co-authors published a commentary on Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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  8. Myth of the "unbortion": Anti-choice legislators push the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Salon

    Make no mistake: There is no idea too ridiculous for anti-choice legislators, if they think there's a chance to inject unnecessary confusion and misery into women's lives. That's why the Indiana legislature is considering a bill that would require doctors to tell women seeking abortion that they can - in a lie that begs you to laugh aloud at its silliness - "reverse" an abortion.

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  9. FDA urged to let abortion pill be sold at pharmaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The so-called abortion pill - now dispensed only in clinics, hospitals and doctors' offices - should be made available by prescription in pharmacies across the U.S., according to a group of doctors and public health experts urging an end to tough federal restrictions on the drug. The appeal to the Food and Drug Administration came in a commentary published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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  10. Health experts urge FDA to lift restriction on abortion pillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Stanford

    Women in the United States are often unable to get ready, affordable access to mifepristone , a drug used to induce abortion, because of burdensome federal regulations, a Stanford researcher and his colleagues write in the New England Journal of Medicine . Since its approval in 2000, the drug has been subject to a federal Food and Drug Administration regulation known as a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy , designed for medications that have a limited safety record or pose a potentially serious risk to patients.

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  11. FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 file photo, anti-abortion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 file photo, anti-abortion demonstrators arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, during the March for Life. The march, held each year in the Washington marks the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion.

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  12. Experts: Science behind 'abortion reversal' is flawedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Chicago Tribune

    Pro-abortion rights protesters rally outside the Supreme Court in Washington on March 2, 2016. Lawmakers in several states are considering requirements for doctors to inform women seeking medical abortions about an unproven procedure called "abortion reversal."

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  13. 'Abortion reversal' bill passes House committee for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Tribune-Star

    An Indiana House committee on Tuesday passed an amended version of the same controversial "abortion reversal" bill it approved last week, a highly unusual process that drew attention to legislation its opponents say is scientifically dubious and unproven. House Bill 1128, which would require abortion providers to inform women considering chemically induced abortions of a so-called reversal process, was approved by the Public Policy Committee in a 7 to 5 vote.

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  14. New Year's resolutions: Have yours gone up in smoke?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    QUT neuroscientist Professor Selena Bartlett is the author of the new book MiGGi Matters: How to train your brain to manage stress and trim the body. Credit: QUT Communication & Marketing/Anthony Weate It's more than halfway through February and for many those hopeful New Year's resolutions to make some positive changes have fallen by the wayside.

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  15. The North Carolina Bill That Could Make the Abortion Pill a Less Viable OptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | She Knows

    HelloFlo is a womens health company committed to normalizing the conversations we have about womens bodies so that we can all live healthier lives. North Carolina's HB-26 would make it harder for women to successfully complete the doses of the abortion pill.

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  16. Pro-choice activists vow to 'defy the law' by handing out abortion pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Independent.ie

    Pro-choice activists vow to defy the law and hand out abortion pills in major centres and universities next month as part of their campaign to repeal Ireland's controversial abortion laws. Pro-choice activists vow to defy the law and hand out abortion pills in major centres and universities next month as part of their campaign to repeal Ireland's controversial abortion laws.

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  17. Abortion pill now covered under student health plans at UPEI and Holland CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | CBC News

    The abortion drug Mifegymiso, also known as RU-486, is now covered under student health care plans at UPEI and Holland College. The drug is two parts - mifepristone to block the hormone progesterone and misoprostol to induce a miscarriage.

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  18. Not All Women Regret Getting Abortions. I Don't Regret Mine, and Everyone Should Have the ChoiceRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Lucky

    A pro-choice march in Washington, DC, 4th May 1992. One protestor carries a placard which reads 'My Mind, My Body, My Choice'.

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  19. New pill, old headachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | MacLeans

    Few drugs have arrived in Canada accompanied by more fanfare, delays, hope, controversy and politicking than Mifegymiso, the pregnancy-termination medication approved by Health Canada in 2015 after a two-and-a-half-year process. The drug began shipping to a handful of hospitals and health centres only last month.

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  20. 'Dizzying' pace: Trump broke mold in jam-packed first weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Fox News

    Perhaps it's not so shocking that a man who confesses to getting about four hours of sleep per night is churning out executive orders and presidential memoranda at a furious pace. But a comparison between Trump's first full week on the job and the agenda of several of his predecessors underscores just how quickly his administration has moved.

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