U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Trump Administration Exemptions To Obamacare Birth Control MandateThe Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the Trump administration's broad exemptions to employers who raise religious or moral objections to providing free birth control coverage, paving the way for more employers to opt out of a provision of the Obama-era health care law that has been at the center of a long-running dispute before the courts.
Male Birth Control That's Injected Into Groin Could Be Available In 6 MonthsAn injectable male contraceptive which lasts approximately 13 years has successfully completed a clinical trial and could be available to the public within the next seven months, scientists in India say.
Birth Control Medication Recalled Due To Packaging ErrorFour lots of birth control pills that are being voluntarily recalled may be missing some tablets or may have an incorrect number of placebos, according to the FDA.
Oakland Judge Blocks Trump Admin.'s Birth Control RulesAn Oakland judge blocked Trump administration rules that would allow employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control coverage for women workers on Sunday.
California Fight On Trump Birth Control Rules Goes To CourtA U.S. judge based in the Bay Area will hear arguments Friday over California's attempt to block new rules by the Trump administration that would allow more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
Trump Appeals California Judge's Curb On Birth Control RulesThe U.S. Department of Justice is appealing a California judge's decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
Federal Judge Blocks Trump Rollback Of ACA Contraception CoverageA federal judge in Pennsylvania granted a motion Friday blocking President Donald Trump's efforts to rollback access to birth control services under the Affordable Care Act.
Trump Allows More Employers To Opt Out Of Birth Control CoveragePresident Donald Trump issued new rules that take another step in rolling back the Obama health care law.
Women Are Scrambling For Birth Control, IUDs After Trump ElectionThe fear of not knowing if contraception will be covered covered by insurance in the future has led to a run on IUDs.
Birth Control Shots For Men Prevent Pregnancy, But Cause Mood Swings, DepressionBirth control shots for men are an effective form of contraception but the side effects are a problem.
Gov. Brown Approves Dispensing 1-Year Supply Of Birth ControlCalifornia women will be able to make fewer trips to the pharmacy to pick up birth control under a new law.
California Women Can Get Birth Control From Pharmacy Without PrescriptionA new law went into effect Friday allowing California pharmacists to provide prescription contraceptives to women.
Birth Control Pills Will Soon Be Available Over-The-Counter In CaliforniaBirth control pills will soon be available at California pharmacies without a prescription.
New California Law Allows Women To Obtain Birth Control Without Doctor’s VisitSoon, it will be much easier for women in the Bay Area and California to obtain birth control. A new law allows women to skip the doctor and go right to the pharmacy.
Human Birth Control Chemical, BPA Cause Lower Fertility In Fish, Government Scientists SayNewly-released research from U.S. government scientists found a chemical in birth control pills and the chemical BPA affects the fertility of fish. These chemicals often end up in waterways.