Category: Pregnancy Loss

Coal Mining Deregulation and Its Potential Impact on National Reproductive Health

The Problem

Senate Republicans, under the auspices of our current administration, voted to dismantle the Stream Protection Rule (SPR) in 2017. SPR was a significant achievement, and pivotal element of the Obama-era’s body of environmental safeguard legislation. SPR required coal mining companies to monitor the environmental effects caused by mining, and to restore mined areas back to their original, p...

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What is Recurrent Miscarriage?

One of the most heartbreaking experiences that many women will find themselves going through is recurrent pregnancy loss, or miscarriage. This is unfortunately, not an uncommon phenomena. Around twenty five percent of all pregnancies will end in this way, usually during the first trimester. While the cause of the miscarriage will not be discovered 50% of the time, it is important...

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