As many as 60,000 American women each year are told they have a very early stage of breast cancer — Stage 0, as it is commonly known — a possible precursor to what could be a deadly tumor. And almost every one of the women has either a lumpectomy or a mastectomy, and often a double mastectomy, removing a healthy breast as well

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It’s a treatment that can raise the dismal survival rate from ovarian cancer by 10 percentage points, but most women who should be getting it aren’t

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Lawsuit claims price guidelines used by fertility clinics artificially suppress the amount women can get for their eggs

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Think of how often you stop by Walgreens or CVS. You run in and grab some Band-Aids or restock your ibuprofen supply. Maybe you even get a flu shot on your way to work. Soon, it will be that easy for women in California to get birth control, too

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Pregnant And Uninsured?

February 18, 2015

Uninsured women who learn they are pregnant outside of the regular three-month open enrollment period, which this year ended Sunday, can get stuck paying thousands of dollars for prenatal care and delivery — or worse, going without care. Advocacy groups are asking the administration to allow women to sign up whenever they become pregnant

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Berman Institute’s Dan O’Connor, in a CNN op-ed, argues that surrogates mustn’t be forced; they have right to end or carry out pregnancies

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