Category: Health Care

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA) and Local Leaders Respond to the Decision to Rescind the Federal Drug Administration’s (FDA) Approval for Mifepristone

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA) released the following statement from President and CEO Sue Dunlap in response to today’s unprecedented and deeply harmful move to declare mifepristone unlawful, threatening the 22-year approval one of two medications used in the most common medication abortion regiment in the United States.

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Remembering the Legacy of Women in Healthcare: A Personal Story for Women’s History Month

This March marks the 36th commemoration of Women’s History Month, celebrating the vital role of women in American history. Because this year’s theme is “Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories,” I feel inspired to tell my mother’s story. More than any other narrative, her experiences profoundly impacted the trajectory of my life while connecting me to a larger story we should all celebrate this March – the women nurses who care for us, even in the most challenging circumstances.

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