Mifepristone (generic), Mifeprex, RU-486 Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Michael J. New 1 hour ago How many women in Texas perform...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | National Review Online

    Citing the study as proof, many media outlets - including - are giving readers the impression that hundreds of thousands of Texas women have attempted to perform self-induced abortions in the wake of A little background: In the wake of the Kermit Gosnell trial, Texas took the lead in enacting legislation to protect women and their unborn children. HB 2, which was signed into law by Governor Greg Abbott, requires that abortion facilities have the same health standards as ambulatory surgical centers and that physicians performing abortions have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital.

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  2. Texas Women Are Already Living In A Scary Post- Roe V. Wade WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Refinery 29

    A new report released by the University of Texas at Austin has frightening new findings about abortion access in Texas. The study found that between 100,000 and 240,000 women in the Lone Star State had likely tried to end a pregnancy via a self-induced abortion.

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  3. Over 100,000 women in Texas have tried to give themselves an abortion, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Boing Boing

    Pills to induce abortion like Misoprostol and Mifepristone are legal, cheap, and easy to find in Mexico. KUT NEWS The study found that between 100,000 and 240,000 women have tried self-induction, and that these high rates of self-induction could be higher in Texas than other U.S. states.

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  4. The Handmaid's FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | New Urban Legends

    A spate of poorly vetted news articles about a purported "abortion pill reversal" procedure included misleading and potentially dangerous information. That the referenced procedure is safe and works as described, or that a demand for such a procedure exists to any meaningful degree.

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  5. the Perfect Victim - Willamette WeekRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Willamette Week

    In May 1992, when a 40-year-old former corrections officer named Azalea Cooley said that vandals had spray-painted a swastika and "Burn, Nigger, Burn" on her house, Portlanders reacted with a reflexive kick of outrage. The mayor, the Police Bureau, the Urban League, the No on 9 Campaign, the Anti-Bigotry Coalition, the Metropolitan Human Rights Commission--everyone jumped to condemn the attacks.

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  6. Corcept Therapeutics Trading Up 6% After Strong EarningsRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Corcept Therapeutics were up 6% during mid-day trading on Friday following a better than expected earnings announcement, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The stock traded as high as $4.49 and last traded at $4.43, with a volume of 115,867 shares.

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  7. Oklahoma Takes Abortion Drug to High CourtRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    Oklahoma's attorney general asked the state supreme court to uphold a ban on off-label uses for abortion drugs, claiming it protects women. Attorney General Scott Pruitt filed a brief Wednesday seeking to uphold House Bill 2684, which requires abortion clinics to prescribe abortion-inducing drugs for uses approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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  8. One pill the first day, four to follow: The safe alternative to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Salon

    Fifteen years ago, in September 2000, the FDA approved a French pill known at the time as RU-486, which offered women a safe, inexpensive alternative to clinic-based abortion. Better known by the name mifepristone or mife , the pill triggers the body's natural process for rejecting an ill-conceived pregnancy.

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  9. North Carolina doctor creates treatment to reverse abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | She Knows

    Meagan Morris is an entertainment and lifestyle journalist living in New York City. In addition to SheKnows, Morris contributes to many publications including The New York Times, Yahoo! News, PopEater, NBC New York and Spinner.

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  10. Corcept Therapeutics VP Steven Lo Sells 12,500 SharesRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Corcept Therapeutics VP Steven Lo sold 12,500 shares of Corcept Therapeutics stock in a transaction on Monday, November 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.00, for a total transaction of $50,000.00.

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  11. Charlotte doctor pioneers abortion pill reversal treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | MyFoxNY

    A Charlotte area doctor may be on the verge of a medical breakthrough after a treatment he developed has successfully reversed the chemical abortions of more than 100 women across the country. Dr. Matthew Harrison works at Novant Health's Rowan County Regional Medical Center in Salisbury.

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  12. From IUDs to Plan B - Here's What You Need to Know About Emergency ContraceptionRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2015 | Teen Vogue

    Emergency contraception, known by most as the morning-after pill or the week-after pill, helps prevent unwanted pregnancy when your contraception method fails , you forgot to use a birth control method, or if you were forced to have unprotected sex. About 1 in 9 American women between the ages of 15 and 44 have used emergency contraception, and the most The most common user of emergency contraception is around college age.

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  13. Ben Carson's record on abortion under scrutiny in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Iowa conservatives should prepare themselves to hear a lot in the coming days about Ben Carson's record on abortion. Carson, who has no prior electoral experience, is now the clear frontrunner in Iowa, the first state to vote in the presidential primary process.

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  14. Carson Wants to Overturn Roe v. WadeWith almost no exemptions.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    Ben Carson said he would "love" to see Roe v. Wade overturned during an interview on Meet the Press on Sunday.

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  15. Advances in fetal medicine outstrip abortion law reform, AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Developments in the detection of fetal abnormalities have outstripped Australia's patchworked abortion laws, creating barriers to access for women, according to the authors of an editorial published online by the Medical Journal of Australia . "Medicare-funded diagnosis of fetal abnormality is now routinely offered to all pregnant Australian women - with the implication that a woman may choose to terminate the pregnancy if a serious abnormality is detected", Professor Caroline de Costa, from James Cook University, and Professor Heather Douglas, from the University of Queensland, wrote.

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  16. Drug companies and doctors: A story of corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | NewsTarget.com

    Recently Senator Charles Grassley, ranking Republican on the Senate Finance Committee, has been looking into financial ties between the pharmaceutical industry and the academic physicians who largely determine the market value of prescription drugs. He hasn't had to look very hard.

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  17. A Look At Corcept's Growth PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Corcept's share price was cut in half in the last 5 months, largely due to the biotech meltdown in the last couple of months. CORT increased the number of sales reps by 50% in 1H 2015, which should accelerate Korlym's uptake in 2H 2015 and beyond.

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  18. Analysts Anticipate Corcept Therapeutics to PostRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Corcept Therapeutics has earned an average broker rating score of 2.00 from the three brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation and two have given a strong buy recommendation to the company.

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  19. Arizona struggles to find a credible court witness to defend "abortion reversal" lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Feministing

    Attorneys for the State of Arizona asked the court to postpone the trial, in part because its primary expert to defend the law lacked the "publication and research background and experience" to be qualified as an expert witness. Federal courts are required to determine whether an expert is qualified to testify, including whether the expert's methodology is sufficiently reliable to support the proposed opinions.

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  20. Judge Blocks Ari. Law on Abortion 'Reversal'Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked Arizona from forcing doctors to tell patients that a medication abortion can be reversed. Arizona passed Senate Bill 1318 in March, which requires medical professionals to tell women within 24 hours of an abortion that it "may be possible to reverse the effects of a medication abortion if the woman changes her mind but that time is of the essence."

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