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IUDs are safer than doctors think, autism diagnosis up, cancer diagnosis down, speculating on health reform and more from our Daily Briefing.

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Why did Catholic bishops pressure the Komen Foundation to withdraw financial support from Planned Parenthood? One investigative reporter has the answers.

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Obesogenics in the news, a new poll on health reform, and more from our Daily Briefing.

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A victory for contraception advocates, a ban on painkiller distribution, a new weight loss pill and more from our Daily Briefing.

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Viagra okay in Catholic health plans, health policy valentines, and hospital "loss leaders," plus more in today's Daily Briefing.

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The Planned Parenthood controversy claims a Komen exec, "junk" mini-med health insurance plans and a birth control vending machine, plus more from our Daily Briefing.

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There’s plenty of of analysis, criticism and praise of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius’ controversial decision on the “morning after” contraceptive pill Plan B. Here's a look at the national conversation.

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Doctors, guns and free speech; a new way to combat obesity in Michigan; and an unlikely health reform coalition, plus more from our Daily Briefing.

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An American nonprofit is offering HIV-positive Kenyan women $40 to use IUDs as long-term birth control—and women are taking them up on it. Is this the right way to prevent the transmission of HIV to children?

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Here’s what we’re reading today:

Birth Control: Now that the new “morning after” contraception pill known as ella is on the market, will pharmacists dispense it? Some may not, according to the Washington Post’s The Checkup health blog. 

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