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Nov 4 2017

The Abortion Pill: Mifepristone and Misoprostol for Early Abortion #pro-choice, #abortion, #feminism, #feminist, #women’s #health, #contraception, #menopause, #birth #control, #emergency #contraception, #the #abortion #pill, #family #planning, #menstruation, #monthly #cycles, #breast #cancer, #hiv, #personal #stories, #espanol, #spanish, #women, #woman, #reproductive #freedom, #reproductive #rights, #abortion #fund, #campaign #for #access #and #reproductive #equity, #sexuality, #reproduction, #pregnancy, #roe #v #wade, #roe #vs #wade, #fwhc, #prochoice, #choice, #shop4choice, #right #to #choose, #poem, #poetry, #jan. #22, #january #22, #30th #anniversary #of #roe, #seattle, #yakima, #renton, #lakewood, #tacoma, #washington

# The Abortion Pill: Medical Abortion with Mifepristone and Misoprostol What is the Medical Abortion? Medical Abortion (brand name Mifeprex) is a form of early abortion caused by the combination of two medications, mifepristone and misoprostol that is an option for women who are 8 weeks pregnant or less. Also known as RU486 or medication abortion. During the first appointment at the clinic you receive the mifepristone pill to take orally. Then 24 to 72 hours later, in the privacy of your own home, you take the the second medication, misoprostol. Misoprostol causes contractions resulting in a miscarriage. When used …

Oct 17 2017

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# Hot Topics Twitter Directors Message Welcome to the South Central Public Health District website! We are continually striving to make this resource a friendlier, easier way of accessing the vast array of programs and services provided by the Public Health District. Our district’s dedicated professionals carry out that mission every day through a wide range of essential programs and activities that touch the lives of the citizens of the eight counties we serve in south central Idaho. Public health is community focused. Disease prevention and health promotion programs protect entire communities-not just individuals-from communicable diseases, epidemics, and contaminated food …