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Sacred Menstruation : The effects of hormonal contraception and other options you could explore

I’m going to start this article by saying, I know contraception can be a heated topic and I understand that in some cases it can be the best and safest option. I honour that choice. It is up to each woman to decide what goes into her body. And it is her choice alone.  This information is to educate and empower those choices. My research into the effects of hormonal contraception, especially the pill, is something I wish I had been taught growing up and something I feel deeply called to share.  The pill and hormonal contraception has been an amazing tool to support the liberation of women's sexuality. It is a contraception method YOU as a women are completely...

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Poland's Abortion Ban Jan 2021 | Women need the right to safe abortions

At the end of January 2021 the polish government imposed a near-total ban on abortions. The ruling, which was handed down by Poland's constitutional tribunal court in October 2020, states that abortions may only be permitted in cases of rape, incest or when the mother's life is in danger. Such cases accounted for just 2.4 percent of the countries abortions in 2019. Poland’s abortion laws were already among the strictest in Europe however this ruling will prevent abortions even in the case of fatal abnormalities in the unborn child. This sparked nation wide protests, some the biggest in the countries recent history, however it did not stop the ruling going through forcing polish women to seek abortions abroad. The court...

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