May 1, 2020

Are Infertility Treatments ‘Essential’? How to Ethically Determine What Kind of Care Must Go On Amid Covid-19

(STAT News) – In early April, the New York Department of Health issued guidance expanding the definition of essential care to explicitly include fertility services and infertility treatments. These expensive, resource-intensive medical therapies, which include egg harvesting and in vitro … Read More

April 29, 2020

Pandemic Causing Shortage of Contraceptives and Will Impact Women’s Reproductive Health, Says U.N.

(TIME) – New data released by UNFPA, the UN’s sexual and reproductive health agency, predicts that over 47 million women could lose access to contraception, resulting in 7 million unplanned pregnancies if the lockdown continues for six months. As a … Read More