I'm very familiar with the idea of birth control being considered health care. The signs and pamplets about pills, IUDs, and hormonal implants are placed front and center in my obstetrician's office. But is it? The definition of health care from the Merriam-Webster dictionary: ...efforts made to maintain or restore physical, mental, or emotional well-being … Continue reading Should Birth Control be Considered Healthcare?
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The Birth Control Pill Caused My Miscarriage
Honestly, I never wanted to write this post. This is my miscarriage story. A story that I would like to hide in the depths of my soul and never speak of again. The gentle promptings of the Holy Spirit have awakened a desire however. A desire to share my story, so that possibly women will … Continue reading The Birth Control Pill Caused My Miscarriage
Are Children a Blessing or a Burden?
I never gave much thought to having children during my own childhood. I was pretty sure that I would become a mother someday, but that was never my goal. My list of life goals while I was in high school went something like this: Finish undergraduate and graduate school. Have an amazing career making loads of money. … Continue reading Are Children a Blessing or a Burden?