#36-18 Emergency Contraception Controversy

In the United States, morning-after pills are available – for now

According to Time Magazine, women are stocking up on emergency contraception since Trump appointed 2 members to the Supreme Court. Program reviews the long and controversial process of getting it made available without a prescription and speculates on its near future.

Host(s): Emily Falk, Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Dr. Susan Baldwin, researcher/ women’s health advocate; Dr. Michelle Selig, physican and researcher; anonymous pharmacist; Alina & Caroline, Plan B users; Dr. Susan Wood, former Asst. Commissioner for Women’s Health, FDA 

Credits: Produced by Emily Falk, update by Frieda Werden, original music by Mike Lesnik