In a victory for reproductive rights, many patients seeking medication abortion will no longer have to travel during the pandemic for care.
Abortion rights advocates have accused the states of political opportunism by using the pandemic to advance anti-abortion policies.
“A global pandemic is not an excuse to attack essential, time-sensitive medical procedures like abortion," said Alexis McGill Johnson, acting president of Planned Parenthood.
Almost 40% of abortions take place in the privacy of one's home. Why must pregnant women go to the clinic at all?
Pregnant women who are turned away from clinics spiral into debt and bankruptcy at startlingly high rates, according to a groundbreaking new study.
After enacting restrictive anti-abortion measures, Missouri's Republican governor now faces the lone Democrat holding statewide office for reelection.
The medical field still falls short of providing proper care to transgender patients. This is especially true for OB/GYN services.
The 5th Circuit Court said the ban is unconstitutional because a fetus would not be viable at 15 weeks.
Now imagine what this means for women in Louisiana and other places with "heartbeat" abortion bills.
The online tool, which helps women find the nearest available Planned Parenthood abortion clinic, helps "put agency back in the hands of our patients,” the nonprofit said.