Seeking help?

Pill pressure and reproductive rights
By PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF  |  May 3, 2006

Here are some local sources for information on birth control and reproductive rights, related health problems, or for general medical advice. This is not a comprehensive list, so be sure also to speak to your own doctor.

Women to Women Health Care Center | 3 Marina Rd, Yarmouth | 800.340.5382 | healthcarecenter@womentowomen.com | www.womentowomen.com | counseling & advice + medical care (focusing on women) + alternative therapies + nutrition & wellness + hormone counseling

Planned Parenthood | 970 Forest Ave, Portland | 207.797.8881 | www.ppnne.org | counseling & advice + medical care + physical & reproductive exams + birth control information & supplies + testing for pregnancy & sexually transmitted diseases

Maine Family Planning Association | Parker F Harris MD Institute for Reproductive Health, Augusta | 207.626.3243 | Women’s Community Health Center, South Portland | 207.773.7247 | www.mainefamilyplanning.org | counseling & advice + medical care + disease screenings + birth control information & supplies

Maine Right to Life Committee | Two Great Falls Plaza, 6th Floor, Auburn | 207.782.0101 | info@mainerighttolife.com | www.mainerighttolife.com | lending library + advocacy

Maine Coast Herbals | 733 Avenue Rd, Corinth | 207.379.2506 | www.maineherbs.com | assistance with herbal remedies

Woman’s Diagnostic Cyber | www.wdxcyber.com

Ask Dr. Andrew Weil | www.drweil.com

Related: A bitter pill, Patchy problems, Extreme behavior, More more >
  Topics: News Features , Health and Fitness, Special Interest Groups, Medicine,  More more >
| More


Most Popular
More Information

More on this story:

Shifting Sands By Jeff Inglis.

What are they? What’s in them? What do they do? By Jeff Inglis.

Herbal Options By Amy Martin.

Three women share their stories:

Controlling Birth by Amy Martin.

The Pill + Me  by Caitlin Shetterly.

Don't Mistake It for Easy  by Sonya.

 

ARTICLES BY PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF
Share this entry with Delicious
  •   POINT-COUNTERPOINT: PORTLAND'S PARKS REFERENDUM  |  May 29, 2014
    We invited representatives from Protect Portland Parks and Forward Portland to answer the same six questions in advance of the June 10 referendum vote.
  •   BEST 2014: EDITORS' PICKS  |  May 15, 2014
    Our ‘Best of’ categories are quite comprehensive (see our supplement in this issue), but there’s a lot of stuff they don’t cover — things that defy categorization, things we didn’t even know needed to be honored until we saw/experienced/enjoyed them.
  •   BEST 2014: SHOPPING WINNERS  |  May 15, 2014
    Clothes + Music + Shoes + Bongs + Booze
  •   BEST 2014: FOOD & DRINK WINNERS  |  May 21, 2014
    Dinner + Drinks + Lunch + Brunch + Late-Night
  •   BEST 2014: CITY LIFE WINNERS  |  May 19, 2014
    People + Places + Personalities + Politics

 See all articles by: PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF