NEW YORK — The nation’s record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report.
WASHINGTON — The morning-after pill might become as easy to buy as aspirin.
Respiratory synctial virus (RSV), which can be fatal, is up 85 percent in Arizona this season compared with its last season. RSV season is typically October through March in Tucson.
Northwest Medical Center on Monday will offer a free seminar for women and couples interested in the latest advancements in infertility treatments.
CHICAGO — Setting foot in a hospital again, Emily and Mike Jordan couldn’t help but feel anxious.
PHOENIX — Arizona won't be banning abortions at 20 weeks, at least not yet.
PHOENIX — A federal judge today refused to stop a new law limiting abortions beyond 20 weeks of pregnancy from going into effect on Thursday.
NEW YORK — Adele is celebrating another milestone — a pregnancy.
WASHINGTON — Advocates for District of Columbia voting rights in Congress will be visiting an Arizona congressman who wants to ban abortion in the nation’s capital after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Jan Brewer signed a bill Friday that relaxes Arizona's requirement for health plans to cover contraception, legislation that supporters called a protection for religious freedom and that critics called an attack on women.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Supreme Court on Friday declined to drop murder and feticide charges against a woman who ate rat poison while she was pregnant in a case that medical and women's rights groups warn could have larger repercussions.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer has signed legislation making Arizona the seventh state that generally bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
PHOENIX — The Arizona House on Tuesday approved the state’s latest anti-abortion legislation, a sweeping bill that generally bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy and institutes new disclosure mandates that require the state maintain a website with images of fetuses at various stages of…
Calling the 2012 Arizona legislative session dangerous for women, Planned Parenthood is holding a rally at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix today.
PHOENIX — Abortion providers in Arizona would be barred from receiving federal government funding through the state for family planning services under a bill given preliminary approval by the state House on Friday.
ATLANTA — A high-ranking official resigned Tuesday from the
Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity after a dispute
over whether the group should give funding to Planned Parenthood,
according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press.
LOS ANGELES — At birth, Melinda Star Guido was so tiny she could
fit into the palm of her doctor’s hand. Weighing just 9 1/2 ounces
— less than a soda can — she is among the smallest babies ever born
in the world.
WASHINGTON — Hoping to schedule your baby's birth while your
mother's in town, or before the doctor goes on vacation? Labor is
becoming less of a late-night surprise, but some hospitals are
starting to tighten the rules for elective deliveries — because
some babies are being delivered too early.
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran ignored appeals by Hillary Rodham Clinton
and even rock star Sting and sentenced an Iranian-American academic
to 12 years in prison Tuesday for his alleged role in
anti-government protests after the country's disputed presidential