March 20, 2023
As with maternal mortality, the rate of severe complications experienced by women during labor and delivery has been steadily rising in the United States.
June 28, 2022
The decision to overturn Roe v. Wade could contribute to lower preventive care for women and impose financial costs on households.
June 27, 2022
If lessons from the past hold, we would expect that reversing Roe v. Wade would have differential effects by region and demographic group.
February 24, 2020
The share of women who die from pregnancy-related causes varies greatly across the states and by race. Clinic closures and abortion restrictions may play a role.
August 20, 2019
Increased access to long-acting reversible contraceptives is effective in reducing teen birth rates. Could it improve women’s educational and career outcomes?
February 15, 2017
In Sub-Saharan Africa, the policy appears to have increased the rate of induced abortions in countries dependent on U.S. family-planning assistance.