family-health

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In addition to creating confusion and fear of jail time for health care providers and patients, state abortion bans have led to women and girls being denied emergency medical care to maternity wards closing to an increasing shortage of OB-GYNs. (Getty Images)

Why Medicaid should cover abortions in Pennsylvania

BY: - January 20, 2024

Low-income communities, who already have limited access to healthcare, have few resources to navigate a thicket of restrictive abortion laws and costs.

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A Mom’s journey through Pa.’s direct support professional crisis | Opinion

BY: - October 15, 2021

I’ll keep fighting for my daughter … for all these sons and daughters. Because that’s what moms do.

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What is child care insecurity? 2 social scientists explain | Analysis

BY: - July 16, 2021

And just as with food insecurity, increasing access is necessary. However, access alone will not address the problem.

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Pa. Dems were right: It’s time for lawmakers to prioritize women’s, family health | Opinion

BY: - February 16, 2021

It is time to prioritize the health of Pennsylvania residents by passing proactive bills that will positively impact their lives.