Category Archives: Contraception

Taking Action

Kudos to everyone who marched this weekend! It was an amazing display of strength and now it is time to take action.  Take action by writing to your 2 state senators and your representative in the House.  Here is the letter I wrote Dear Senator, I am a gynecologist, committed to protecting the health of…
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Dr. Schapiro on NPR

It is time to be proactive about your contraceptive choices. Time may be running out!  I was fortunate to have the opportunity to talk about  IUD's and contraception to the NPR community.  If you missed it or want to hear it again, click below. http://news.wabe.org/post/atlanta-women-rush-secure-birth-control-inauguration-looms
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Worry-free Birth Control

When I hear people yearn for the “good old days” I sometimes feel the need to remind them of just how different it was to live years ago. Here is a brief history of birth control in America, (from www.ourbodiesourselves.org) 1873 The Comstock Act passed in the United States prohibiting advertisements, information, and distribution of birth…
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