Items Tagged ‘birth control’

May 8, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations   Prevention The Hidden Type of Alzheimer’s Doctors […]

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January 31, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations Modern Healthcare Symptoms, diagnosis and a prescription: How […]

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July 9, 2012

About Birth Control: Clearing Up Misconceptions About Contraception

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In this lesson, students read about the current debate over health care coverage for birth control. They research the different options currently available for birth control, participate in a class forum on contraception, and discuss their own views regarding health care coverage for contraception…In addition to textbooks and other reliable class materials, students may find […]

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Tags: birth control, Planned Parenthood


June 6, 2012

Abortion Qualms on Morning-After Pill May Be Unfounded

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Labels inside every box of morning-after pills, drugs widely used to prevent pregnancy after sex, say they may work by blocking fertilized eggs from implanting in a woman’s uterus. Respected medical authorities, including the National Institutes of Health and the Mayo Clinic, have said the same thing on their Web sites…After The Times asked about […]

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Tags: birth control, Dr. Petra M. Casey, Dr. Roger W. Harms, National institutes of Health, NY Times


February 6, 2012

What Spermicide Users Should Know, But Often Don’t

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When Lisa Rentz decided she’d had enough of birth control pills, she walked into her local drug store and picked up something different: a vaginal contraceptive film that contains the spermicide nonoxynol-9, or n-9…For some women, like Rentz, who have been in a monogamous relationship for years with an HIV-negative partner, there is virtually no […]

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Tags: birth control, HIV-negative, nonoxynol-9, Petra Casey


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