The fatalities, occurring disproportionately among Native American and Black women, were linked not just to medical complications but also to homicides and accidents.
Labels of Plan B One-Step had previously said, without scientific evidence, that the pill might block fertilized eggs from implanting in the womb.
Ten years have passed since the procedure’s “experimental” label was lifted. The Times heard from hundreds of patients about their experiences.
Many expectant women have avoided the shots, unaware that the virus poses significant risks to the fetus — and to them.
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The agency has weighed years of study that showed the treatment given accelerated approval 11 years ago was not effective.
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The goal of Poppy Seed Health is to connect underserved pregnant women to nurses, midwives and doulas who can offer on-demand assistance.