contraceptives http://kbia.org en Study: For Women, Free Birth Control Doesn't Lead To Risky Sex http://kbia.org/post/study-women-free-birth-control-doesnt-lead-risky-sex <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="IUDs and implants are 20 times more effective at preventing pregnancy than short-term birth control options like the pill, patch, or vaginal ring (pictured)." data-attribution="Credit Via Wikimedia Commons/Victor byckttor" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/styles/card_280/public/201403/Vaginal_ring_Victor_byckttor.JPG" alt="" /><p>New research out of Washington University has found that giving women free birth control does not increase risky sexual behavior.<p>The analysis included 7,751 St. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:20:06 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 49316 at http://kbia.org Study: For Women, Free Birth Control Doesn't Lead To Risky Sex Senate committee approves employer contraception insurance bill http://kbia.org/post/senate-committee-approves-employer-contraception-insurance-bill <p>Legislation that would allow employers to block insurance coverage for birth control, abortions and sterilizations, all for religious reasons, has passed a Missouri Senate committee. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 15:01:13 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8841 at http://kbia.org Senate committee approves employer contraception insurance bill Newscast for February 15, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-15-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 14:53:10 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8839 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 15, 2012 Missouri's senators at odds on contraception coverage http://kbia.org/post/missouris-senators-odds-contraception-coverage <p>The Obama administration continues to come under fire for a rule that would make religious organizations cover contraceptives under employees&#39; health care plans. A compromise announced on Friday has not placated the president&#39;s critics, including members of Missouri&#39;s congressional delegation.</p><p class="Radiotrax"> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 23:18:09 +0000 Jacob Fenston 8732 at http://kbia.org Missouri's senators at odds on contraception coverage