Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning

The ‘Most Important Scientific Advance of the 20th Century’ Is Probably In Your Handbag Right Now

Maybe you’re not going to shout it from the rooftops, but there are lots of reasons to be excited about the birth control pill. The pill, which was approved for sale by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisory Committee … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning

Angry About the Hobby Lobby Case? Religious Barriers to Birth Control Are Nothing New

This week, the Supreme Court is hearing cases from two for-profit companies, Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood, who want a religious exemption from the Affordable Care Act mandate requiring health plans to cover birth control. If the Court rules in … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning

Investing in Women Pays Off For Everyone

  Happy International Women’s Day! On Saturday, March 8, people all over the world will celebrate the progress we’ve made in women’s empowerment, women’s rights, and gender equality. But the day isn’t just for women to celebrate, because equality for … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms

You Won’t Believe What You Didn’t Know About Condoms

This week is “National Condom Week,” an advocacy effort to promote healthy sexual habits. So what better time to learn about the history of one of our favorite contraceptive methods? This video from the American Sexual Health Association is full … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning

This Thanksgiving, We’re Grateful for You

We’re always thankful to have access to family planning, and today is no different. But we’re also aware that 1 in 4 women of reproductive age in the developing world aren’t as fortunate. We, like so many of you, are … Continue Reading

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