Originally published on Thu October 2, 2014 11:46 am
"Always remember to use protection" is a fairly straightforward message for sexually active teens. But young women have a lot of options when it comes to the types of protection they can choose to use.
Originally published on Mon September 22, 2014 11:15 am
Catholic and other religious hospitals and universities have been arguing in federal court for much of the past two years that they shouldn't have to offer or facilitate birth control as part of their employee health plans because it violates their religious beliefs.
But what happens when the insurance company is itself Catholic? It turns out that Catholic health plans have for years been arranging for outside firms to provide contraceptive coverage to their enrollees.
Originally published on Thu July 10, 2014 11:30 am
RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:
Democrats in the Senate have unveiled legislation to override the recent Supreme Court decision on contraceptives.
STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:
In that decision, the court sided with the owners of Hobby Lobby, a chain of craft stores, ruling that many businesses do not have to pay for health insurance to cover contraceptives if they object on religious grounds.