PNS Daily Newscast - January 17, 2020 

Govt. Accountability Office rules that Trump administration violated federal law on aid to Ukraine; and racial disparities in health care.

2020Talks - January 17, 2020 

Just a couple weeks out from the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary, four Senators are being pulled off the campaign trail for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

Public News Service - AZ: Women's

PHOTO: During National Women's Health Week, women in Arizona and nationwide are being are being reminded of the importance of annual well-woman exams in the prevention and early treatment of disease. CREDIT: University of Alabama.

PHOENIX, Ariz. - As the state observes National Women's Health Week, Arizona women of all ages are being urged to keep current with their regular wellness exams and preventive health care. Carol Bafaloukos, lead clinician, Planned Parenthood Arizona, says early detection is the key to treating many

PHOTO: A belief that birth control pill effectiveness can be reduced by antibiotics is largely a misunderstanding, according to Planned Parenthood Arizona. Photo credit: National Organization for Women.

PHOENIX - It's the season for allergies and sinus infections, and there's a concern among women that fighting the sniffles with antibiotics can reduce the effectiveness of their birth control pills. According to Planned Parenthood Arizona physician Dr. Laura Dalton, that belief is largely a "misunde

Having a parent in prison is more common than childhood autism in the U-S. Photo credit: By Andrew Bardwell via Wikimedia Commons

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Having a parent in prison is more common than childhood autism in the U.S. That detail was part of a briefing on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, when a report was also released that shared experiences and challenges for children whose mothers are in prison. Beth Lovell is the director

IMAGE: This is STD Awareness Month. The GYT campaign is a partnership among the Kaiser Family Foundation, MTV, Planned Parenthood and the Centers for Disease Control. CREDIT: Planned Parenthood Arizona.

PHOENIX - This is STD Awareness Month and, for the fifth year, MTV, the Kaiser Family Foundation, Planned Parenthood and the Centers for Disease Control are partnering in the GYT Campaign - "Get Yourself Talking, Get Yourself Tested." According to Carol Bafaloukos, associate medical director of Pl

PHOTO: ACLU of Arizona director Alessandra Soler expects a decision soon on the constitutionality of Arizona's 20-week abortion ban. CREDIT: ACLU of AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Arizona is expected to find out soon if a ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy will be upheld by a federal appeals court. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals blocked the law enacted last year from taking effect while it is considering an appeal from abortion rights groups. AC

PHOTO: 19 million new cases of sexually-transmitted disease are diagnosed each year. Planned Parenthood of AZ is teaming up with businesses in metro Phoenix and Tucson to distribute free condoms. Photo credit: Dan Merica.

PHOENIX - Valentine's Day is the holiday of love, and a number of businesses in metro Phoenix and Tucson are teaming up with Planned Parenthood Arizona to keep the holiday safe and healthy for those who are sexually active. Participating businesses will be handing out condoms with every purchase to

PHOENIX - Arizona Medicaid patients could no longer receive family-planning services from Planned Parenthood under a new law set to take effect Aug. 2, but the organization has gone to federal court to keep that from happening. The new law bars family-planning funds for Planned Parenthood because i

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Thursday was the 47th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing the use of contraceptives by married couples in all 50 states. Since that decision, the death rate for mothers giving birth has dropped by more than half, and infant mortality has dropped by two-thirds,

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