reproductive health

Barriers to abortion persist

After finding out she was pregnant, a Queen’s student decided to terminate her pregnancy — but waited over a month for an abortion appointment.Continue...

Pregnancy tests should be free at pharmacies

There has recently been heightened media attention on the accessibility of menstrual products for women of lower socioeconomic backgrounds.Continue...

Queen’s Student Wellness promotes its reproductive health services

Queen’s University Student Wellness Services (SWS) showed their support for all student’s pregnancy decisions with a post on their @queensuniversitybewell Instagram page last month.Continue...

Not normal period pain: my life with endometriosis

It was the morning of my Grade 10 science exam when the pain started. Up until that moment in my life, my period pain had always been manageable. On that morning, it became so bad I began to black out.Continue...

We need to talk about birth control

We all have a vague idea of what birth control is and what it does, but we don’t talk about it nearly enough.Continue...

Halsey’s miscarriage story expands the definition of womanhood

Since coming onto the music scene back in 2014, Halsey has proved she’s not afraid to get personal.Continue...

Reproductive autonomy is essential when taking birth control

When someone starts to consider taking birth control, they might not be getting the full story.Continue...