A few days after Planned Parenthood announced it would pull out of the federal Title X program — rather than comply with new Trump administration rules that would have prohibited it, in most cases, from providing abortion referrals or services — its Northern New England affiliate is working to let people know it is still providing all the same services it did before.
Advocates Say That Possible Title X Changes Are A Threat To Mainers’ Health
A coalition of patients, providers and advocates rallied in Augusta Tuesday to publicly release a letter to the Trump administration, opposing what they call a proposed 'gag rule' on the Title X program.
(PORTLAND, ME) About 45 people gathered at the Portland Planned Parenthood in downtown Portland on Saturday morning to participate in what organizers say was a day of national protests at Planned Parenthood clinics.
Patty Wight reports on an effort in Maine to raise awareness about the risks of acquiring sexually transmitted diseases.
PORTLAND, Maine - Sexually transmitted diseases are a significant health challenge in the U.S. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, nearly 20 million new infections are reported every year - and half of them are in people under age 25.