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The Birth Equity Package passed by Gov. Polis in July included a bill that aims to protect the rights of pregnant people, especially in jails and prisons.
El 6 de enero, se promulgó Senate Bill 21-9. La legislación proporcionará a las personas indocumentadas asistencia reproductiva, incluyendo anticonceptivos.
On Jan. 6, Senate Bill 21-9 was into law. The legislation will provide undocumented people with reproductive care, including birth control.
A general lack of understanding and widespread misinformation often prevents those with endometriosis from receiving desperately needed care.
In October, the Supreme Court will be hearing a case that could overturn Roe v. Wade. How could the change impact Colorado?
Over a decade ago, Colorado expanded access to free contraceptives for those under 25. Today, the teen birth rate is down and graduation rates are up.
Douches, feminine washes and wipes are medically unnecessary. In addition to possible infections, these products cause psychological harm, especially to young women.
There's strong evidence of a connection between sexual assault and pelvic floor disorders. Those issues often go undiagnosed for several reasons.
Birth justice organizers, midwives and mothers are fighting for more effective and racially equitable maternal health care in Colorado.
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