(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall does not intend to prosecute in vitro fertilization providers or families in the wake of a state Supreme Court ruling that embryos should be considered children -- a decision that has thrown the whole process into... Read More.
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster signed a six-week abortion ban into law Thursday, with it going into effect immediately. The new ban prohibits all abortions after fetal cardiac activity is detected, which generally occurs at six weeks of pregnancy, with limited... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Patients and medical providers who rely on pharmaceutical medications to treat everything from asthma to ADHD to cancer may have had a harder time finding those medications last year than in years past, a new Senate report released Wednesday finds.The report, issued... Read More.
(CINCINNATI) -- Health providers from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center who cared for Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin after he collapsed from cardiac arrest were honored with the key to the city.Cincinnati Mayor Aftab Pureval presented the key to the city during a ceremony... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some state officials as well as abortion providers are trying to find workarounds to help patients who want to end their pregnancies after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.Since the late June ruling, at least 12 states have ended nearly... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As it gets harder to access abortion care because of state laws and restrictions, self-managed abortions may become more common, abortion providers told ABC News.Self-managed abortions are done by a pregnant person without the formal supervision of a healthcare professional, according to... Read More.
(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed two abortion bills into law Tuesday that ban most abortions in the state and criminalize providers who perform the procedure.One of the bills strengthens a 2006 trigger law on the books in Louisiana that... Read More.
(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Alabama's gender-affirming care ban went into effect on May 8, and physicians in the state say they’re scrambling to figure out how provide care for their young transgender patients.S.B. 184, the Vulnerable Child Protection Act, states that anyone who provides gender-affirming... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Health care providers that serve the transgender community in Alabama are struggling to make sense of a new bill moving quickly through the state legislature.The Vulnerable Child Protection Act would ban gender-affirming care for transgender youth in the state.Pediatric endocrinologist Hussein Abdullatif,... Read More.