women's health

NPR Story
8:46 am
Tue December 23, 2014

Abortion Ultrasound Law Violates First Amendment, Appeals Court Rules

Originally published on Mon December 22, 2014 5:16 pm

A federal appeals court has struck down North Carolina’s law that says abortion providers must show pregnant women an ultrasound of their fetus.

The three-judge panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals was unanimous: North Carolina’s law violates the First Amendment.

The ruling says the law is “quintessential compelled speech” that “forces physicians to say things they otherwise would not say.”

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Health & Safety
8:22 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Cone Health Plans New Women's Hospital

Artists rendering for new Women's Hospital on main campus of Moses Cone Memorial Hospital. The facility is projected to open by early 2019.
Credit Cone Health

Greensboro's Women's Hospital is moving to the campus of Moses Cone Memorial Hospital.

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3:49 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Moses Cone Study: Greensboro Women's Clinic Should Close

The Women's Hospital in Greensboro, NC.
Credit Women's Hospital

Moses Cone officials recommend the closing of Women's Clinic.

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9:48 am
Sat January 18, 2014

Go Red For Women

A women that is introduced to Go Red For Women is 82% more likely to change a heart health component in her life, according to the American Heart Association.
Credit wikimedia

Heart disease is the number one killer of women in the United States.

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