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Sunday August 20th, 2017 10:39PM

AP Health - Women's health

Federal court: Arkansas can block Planned Parenthood money
A federal appeals court panel has ruled that Arkansas can block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood over videos secretly recorded by an anti-abortion group
4:45PM ( 4 days ago )
Nepal strengthens laws against dowry, menstrual exile
Nepal has strengthened laws against demanding dowry payments and exiling menstruating women in an effort to improve women's safety and equality
3:52AM ( 1 week ago )
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited disease
First safe repair of a gene mutation in human embryos marks a step toward one day preventing babies from inheriting diseases
4:51PM ( 2 weeks ago )
First safe repair of disease-causing gene in human embryos
In a first, scientists safely repair a disease-causing gene in human embryos, a step toward one day preventing inherited diseases
1:41PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Judge blocks Arkansas from enforcing 4 abortion restrictions
A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure
11:11AM ( 3 weeks ago )
Court clears way for Arkansas abortion pill rules
An appeals court panel has cleared the way for Arkansas to restrict how the abortion pill is administered in the state, saying a judge didn't estimate how many women would be burdened by a 2015 law's requirement
3:10PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Court lifts order blocking Arkansas abortion pill law
A federal appeals court panel has lifted an order blocking restrictions on how the abortion pill is administered in Arkansas, saying a judge didn't estimate how many women would be burdened by the law's requirements
2:25PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Dutch fund for women's sexual health tops $300 million
The Dutch government says a campaign to raise funds for access to birth control, abortion and women's sexual health programs in developing nations has so far raised more than 260 million euros ($305 million)
9:16AM ( 3 weeks ago )
In US first, scientists edit genes of human embryos
For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos
5:01PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Pressure mounts to curtail surgery on intersex children
For decades, U.S. doctors have been performing surgery on intersex children before they are old enough to have a say in that decision, but that practice is now under assault
12:48AM ( 3 weeks ago )