Mar 31, 2016

New abortion drug label could undo several U.S. state laws

A federal agency approved a new label for a common abortion-inducing drug that will undermine restrictions on medication abortions passed by several states, allowing women to take the drug later in a pregnancy and with fewer required office visits. The Food and Drug Administration ...

Zika fears prompt Brazilians to confront abortion taboo

Feb 15, 2016

Zika fears prompt Brazilians to confront abortion taboo

Before her son was born, Danielle Alves didn’t know Luiz Gustavo would have microcephaly, a condition that has left the 3-year-old so disabled he can’t walk, talk or eat without help. Still, Alves says she would have gone ahead with the pregnancy even if ...