ANSIRH’s Global Turnaway Study releases short film of stories from women denied abortion across the world.
Most women visited the study PRC for parenting resources, especially diapers and baby items/clothes.
The Newsweek op-ed examines the causes of the drop in abortions between 2013 and 2014.
The law did little to prevent women from having an abortion.
Turnaway Study analysis shows no increased risk of PTSD among women who had abortions compared to women who were denied abortions.
Fictional characters who have abortions are younger, whiter, and richer than their real-life counterparts.
We surveyed 100 published researchers of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs).

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4.28.16
In Their Own Words: Experiences of Women Denied Abortions. ANSIRH’s Global Turnaway Study releases short film of stories from women denied abortion across the world.
4.26.16
ANSIRH study shows that few women visit pregnancy resource centers (PRCs) because they are considering abortion. Most women visited the study PRC for parenting resources, especially diapers and baby items/clothes.
4.7.16
ANSIRH Director Dan Grossman explains the sharp decline of abortions in Texas. The Newsweek op-ed examines the causes of the drop in abortions between 2013 and 2014.
Kimport K, Dockray JP, Dodson S What women seek from a pregnancy resource center. April 2016. Contraception, [Epub ahead of print].
White K, Potter JE, Stevenson AJ, Fuentes L, Hopkins K, Grossman D Women’s knowledge of and support for abortion restrictions in Texas: Findings from a statewide representative survey. April 2016. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, doi: 10.1363/48e8716. [Epub ahead of print].
Fuentes L, Lebenkoff S, White K, Gerdts C, Hopkins K, Potter JE, Grossman D Women’s experiences seeking abortion care shortly after the closure of clinics due to a restrictive law in Texas. April 2016. Contraception, 93(4):292-7.
Roberts SCM, Ralph L, Wilsnack SC, Foster DG Which women are missed by primary health-care based interventions for alcohol and drug use? April 2016. Addict Behav, 55:32-7.
Roberts SCM, Turok DK, Belusa E, Combellick S, Upadhyay U Utah's 72-Hour Waiting Period for Abortion: Experiences Among a Clinic-Based Sample of Women. March 2016. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, [Epub ahead of print].

Banner photos: All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center by Backline Bloomington; Dr. Dan Grossman speaking at the North American Forum on Family Planning © Michael Rubottom Photography.

Research category photos: Abortion photo © Can Stock Photo Inc. / Mark Adams, Rocketclips. Contraception photo © Cindy Chew for ANSIRH. Culture image part of an infographic designed for ANSIRH by Jessica Harrington, with art direction by Kate Giambrone and Julianna Johnson. International photo courtesy Stew and Vee Carrington via Creative Commons license. Policy photo courtesy of Heather Ault (modified and cropped). Turnaway photo © Jana Carrey for ANSIRH.

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