morning-after pill

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 6/13/2013 at 7:43AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with rain, then thunderstorms and rain in the afternoon. High of 66. Breezy. Winds from the ESE at 10 to 20 mph shifting to the NE in the afternoon. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts near 1.0 in. possible. Thursday night: Overcast with rain. Fog overnight. Low of 55. Windy. [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 5/13/2013 at 7:22AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy. High of 59. Breezy. Winds from the West at 10 to 20 mph. Monday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 43. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: EXPO 1: New York EXPO 1: New York, an exploration of ecological [...]

Judge orders FDA to remove ‘morning-after’ pill age restrictions
Judge orders FDA to remove ‘morning-after’ pill age restrictions
Health Angy Altamirano 4/05/2013 at 10:33AM

A federal judge has ordered that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must make the “morning-after” pill available over the counter to females of all ages, going against the initial requirement of having a prescription for girls under 17, according to published reports. U.S. District Judge Edward R. Korman issued the decision after a lawsuit [...]

Many divided over Plan B availability in schools
Many divided over Plan B availability in schools
Central Cristabelle Tumola 9/26/2012 at 9:34AM

Though Plan B, also known as the “morning-after” pill, has been dispensed at select New York City high schools since January 2011, its availability was not widely reported until recently. The pilot program, which also provides birth control to students, started with five schools then expanded to nine more at the start of the 2011-2012 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/24/2012 at 7:38AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Clear. High of 66. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WSW in the afternoon. Monday night: Clear. Low of 54. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT of the DAY: CityParks Seniors Fitness program Starting today, the CityParks Seniors Fitness program will offer free yoga, tennis and [...]