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Doctors, Patients Left in Dark About Faulty HPV Test Linked to False-Negatives and Undetected Cancers

Bob Ortega.

The Sidney Hillman Foundation, a New York nonprofit honoring excellence in journalism, announced today that Bob Ortega of the Arizona Republic has won the February Sidney Award for sounding the alarm about a faulty test for HPV.

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Weekly Pulse: The Republicans’ War on Women

Last week the fate of the entire federal government revolved around birth control. Yes, birth control. Analysis of the ongoing war against women being waged in Congress and in state legislatures nationwide.

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BREAKING: Wisconsin Governor’s “Deficit Reduction” Bill Threatens Money-Saving Family Planning Coverage

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed “deficit reduction” bill allows the Department of Health Services to abolish a family planning program that saves nearly $100 million per year in state and federal funding.

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Weekly Pulse: #DearJohn, Does Banning Abortion Trump Job Growth?

With millions of Americans out of work, House Republicans are focusing in on real priorities: decimating private abortion coverage and crippling public funding for abortion.

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Weekly Pulse: White House on Offense Against Repeal

As the House prepares to vote on the “Repeal the Puppy-Strangling Job-Vivisecting O-Commie-Care Act,” or whatever they’re calling it, the White House actually seems to have its act together on offense.

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Weekly Audit: Millions of Americans Could Lose Unemployment Benefits

Unemployment benefits are running out, Paycheck Fairness dies in the Senate, and a must-see documentary on Wall Street and the economy.

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Weekly Pulse: The New Hunger Epidemic, Making CPCs Come Clean, and Smoking Hipsters

More families are going hungry, the NYC Council will vote on requiring CPCs to disclose they are not health care facilities, CRR takes the FDA to court, and more.

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Weekly Pulse: The Coming War on Health Reform, How CPCs Incubate Anti-Choice Violence

Republicans don’t have the votes to repeal health care reform, but they are determined to fight it every step of the way. Also, exploring how Crisis Pregnancy Center’s deceit can flare into violence.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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