Our CEO Reacts to the Supreme Court’s Decision on SB 8

Today marks day 101 that Whole Woman’s Health staff have had to turn away Texans seeking abortion care, and with today’s Supreme Court decision allowing Senate Bill 8 to remain in effect, the cruelty and heartache that our staff and patients have endured will continue. Today’s decision is NOT OKAY. It is unjust, cruel and …

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Supreme Court Refuses to Block Texas Abortion Ban

December 10, 2021 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued decisions in two cases challenging Texas’ ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy (SB 8), ending two of the most promising pathways to blocking the ban. In a 5-4 majority, the Court ruled that the most significant part of a case filed by a coalition of abortion providers and others impacted by the ban, led by Whole Woman’s Health, must be dismissed, ruling …

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‘Tis The Season to Talk About Abortion

Abortion is a common experience that the majority of Americans want to remain safe, legal, and accessible. Given this year’s onslaught of unjust bans and restrictions, it’s more critical than ever to talk about abortion. But why is it so hard? Stigma. Some people hold the belief that abortion is somehow morally wrong or should be restricted, and that …

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How to Prepare for Your Abortion Appointment

If you have decided to have an abortion, please know that you’re not alone and you’re in good hands at Whole Woman’s Health (WWH). According to the Guttmacher Institute, 1 in 4 women will have an abortion before the age of 45. All of us at WWH are proud of you for making the best decision for you. Due to the shame and stigma surrounding abortion care, you might be a …

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SB 8 is Going to the Supreme Court

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will hear two cases challenging Texas’ ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy (SB 8). The court declined to rule on a request to block the ban until it hears the cases on November 1. Read more in this press release from the Center for Reproductive Rights. Here’s what …

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