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Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act = (Reproductive) Justice

The Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act is at the top of the sworn-in-today’s 111th Congress’ list. Ensuring wage equity for women is inextricably linked to women’s health.

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Inaccurate Pap Smear Results Common in Colombia

A majority of Colombian women get Pap smears, but new studies show that ten percent of such tests administered in Colombia yield inaccurate results.

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Female Vets Fight on the Frontlines – for Health Care

Female soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan face a lack of reproductive and mental health services from the Veterans Administration. And the Veterans Administration is hesitant in its efforts to remedy the issue.

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Care That Is Unbiased and Without Judgment

Women’s access to unbiased, medically-sound reproductive health care in Canada is being compromised by doctors hiding behind conscience clauses to refuse services and referrals.

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In Canada, Some Doctors Refuse to Do Paps

Think that religious policing only applies to abortion and contraceptives? Doctors in Canada are now refusing to perform pap smears on young women, citing “religious beliefs.”

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