Report: Teen Use Of Morning After Pill IncreasingThe report says that the use of emergency contraception by female teenagers who have had sexual intercourse at least once has increased from 8 percent in 2002 to 22 percent in 2011 through 2013.
Zeoli Show Log 7.14.15Rich discussed Iran's nuclear deal, Hillary Clinton's attack on Uber, jury duty and President Obama's visit to Philadelphia. He also spoke with Senator Bob Menendez and Shikha Dalmia about the Iran nuclear deal and Governor Rendell about Presidential candidates, the Pope's visit and more.
Study: Can Taking Birth Control Pills Change The Shape Of Your Brain?A new study suggests that oral contraceptive pills may affect brain structure and function.
Study: Contraceptives Could Be Linked To Rare Brain TumorResearchers say use of birth control pills or other hormonal contraceptives did seem to up the risk for glioma, and that risk appeared to rise with duration of use; however, the findings should be taken with a grain of salt.
Pediatricians Urge Use Of IUDs Or Implants For Teen GirlsTeen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential pediatricians' group recommends.
Health: Future Of Contraception? A Microchip May Be Able To HelpResearchers are testing a birth control microchip that can be turned off and on with a remote. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains how it works.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Obamacare Birth Control Coverage Advocates Looking Past US Supreme Court Case"I do believe we have the ability to do something about this," Booker says of Congress.
How Hobby Lobby Ruling Could Impact Catholic NonprofitsThe nation’s largest Catholic civil rights organization says the ruling may provide the tipping point in "rethinking the Affordable Care Act."
Local Groups React To Supreme Court Ruling In Hobby Lobby CaseGroups on both sides of the issue were speaking out Monday after the Supreme Court ruled that Christian owners of closely held companies do not have to comply with the birth control mandate in the Affordable Care Act.
Health: Safety Concerns About A Popular Form Of Birth Control3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.
FDA Will Not Take Action Over 'Morning-After' Vending Machine At Pa. CollegeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration won't take any regulatory action over a vending machine at a Pennsylvania college that dispenses so-called "morning-after" birth control pills.