Birth Control Pills May Prevent Some Cancers, Study FindsAccording to the researchers at the National Cancer Institute, oral contraceptives can reduce the chance of developing ovarian, breast, and other cancers in women.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Unveil Bills To Restore Birth Control Coverage To ACAState legislators are introducing a package of bills that would restore birth control coverage to insurance plans in Pennsylvania.
Trump Administration Deals Major Blow To Obamacare Birth Control MandateIn a blow to Obamacare's controversial contraceptive mandate, employers may now have more leeway to withhold birth control coverage on religious grounds, according to new rules issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday.
Tennessee Jails Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | November 2Chris continued his coverage of the SEPTA strike, the presidential election and the World Series. He spoke with Nate Benefield from the Commonwealth Foundation at 7:00 and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about the SEPTA strike and to Penny Nance from Women for Trump at 7:20.
Zeoli Show Log 10.06.16Rich discussed the controversy surrounding the Wheely Wheely Good Food truck, Hurricane Matthew and Clowns Lives Matter. He also discussed running political ads during a natural disaster, Hillary Clinton helping out Chelsea's friend and censorship of Talk Radio. Rich spoke with Dr. Mazz during Ask the Doctor at 4pm.
Birth Control Linked To Depression, New Study SaysTaking hormonal birth control might be associated with an increased risk for depression.
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.