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Once-a-Month Birth Control Pill? Experiment Works in Animals

WASHINGTON — Birth control pills work great if women remember to take them every day but missing doses can mean a surprise pregnancy. Now scientists have figured out how to pack a month’s supply into one capsule. “It has a lot of potential. Birth control is...
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Arkansas Governor Signs 18-Week Abortion Ban Into Law

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas' Republican governor has signed into law a measure banning most abortions 18 weeks into a woman's pregnancy, enacting one of the strictest prohibitions in the country. Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday signed the measure, which incl...