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America’s OBGYN Shortage Is Extremely Dangerous For Pregnant Women

Pew's Stateline | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.15.2016 | Healthy Living

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Surgeon Performs Life-Saving Operation On Retired Obstetrician Who Delivered Him 45 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.03.2014 | Good News

Little did this doctor know that a baby he delivered decades ago would eventually help extend his life. Dr. Jim Affleck, 83, of Sacramento, Califo...

Lynne Peeples

A Missed Opportunity To Protect Unborn Babies From Toxic Chemicals | Lynne Peeples | Posted 06.26.2014 | Green

When Penelope Jagessar Chaffer became pregnant, her obstetrician warned her to avoid alcohol, cigarettes and mercury-laden tuna. Dangers posed to her ...

A Labor of Love

Terrell Harris Dougan | Posted 11.04.2011 | Women
Terrell Harris Dougan

Labor Day ought to include celebrating every woman who has survived having a baby. In fact, I see flags of every nation flying for all women who've gone into labor, because it really hurts like hell.

Put Women's Health Back in the Picture

Meghan Rhoad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Meghan Rhoad

The Global Gag Rule withheld critical funds from organizations abroad which provided legal, voluntary abortions, counseled women about abortion, and engaged in advocacy for abortion rights.