Planned Parenthood Saved My Life

I don’t know what would have happened to me had I not gone into Planned Parenthood that day. I’m grateful I never got the chance to find out because their doors were open to me when I needed them the most.

Low-Cost Birth Control By Mail: Signed, Sealed, Delivered, It’s Yours

Women in the tech start-up world are revolutionizing women’s healthcare—and at the forefront of the “FemTech” movement are Pandia Health and its co-founder, Dr. Sophia Yen.

NEWSFLASH: Donald Trump Just Put Millions of Women At Risk

Let’s not mince words: The Global Gag Rule kills women.

10 Things Women Lose if the Affordable Care Act is Repealed

Women stand to lose access to critical services—and protection from discrimination by health care providers—if the ACA is repealed in full.

Carrie Fisher, CrossFit and My “Widowmaker”

On July 19, at the age of 61, I had a heart attack.

Not Going Back: The Affordable Care Act and Medicaid

Though Trump has backtracked slightly on the issue since the election, we still expect an all-out effort by Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

The Condom Campaign

For two years, Alba Alvarado Sandoval fought to bring safe sex to her Northern California high school—and she succeeded.

Sanctioned Casualties of War

When Dr. Hania Morsi Fadl invited members of Sudan’s high society to celebrate the opening of the Khartoum Breast Care Centre in 2010, no one even responded.

Suicide and Adolescent Girls

Meeting the needs of girls is critical to achieving a range of development outcomes, and we cannot meet girls’ needs if we neglect their mental health.

I’m Proud of Texas—But Not Our Record on Sexual and Reproductive Health

Everything definitely is bigger in Texas—including the number of STI infections and the rate of maternal mortality.