After I miscarried my first pregnancy, I quickly realized that I needed a historical perspective to make sense of this shockingly unexpected and distressing event. Before I got pregnant, I had no i…
Lara FreidenfeldsPregnancy apps accelerate pregnancy hype, and profit off people's grief when they miscarry. Here I describe my book, The Myth of the Perfect Pregnancy: A History of Miscarriage in America, and argue that we need a new way to understand early pregnancy.
What led a Walgreeens pharmacist to deny a woman her prescription.
Lara FreidenfeldsThe abortion debates of the past 50 years have skewed our understanding of pregnancy, to the point that a miscarrying woman may be denied her prescription of a drug to complete the miscarriage on "ethical grounds." My take at @washingtonpost
Lara FreidenfeldsThe same drugs that are used for a medical abortion are also important medications for miscarriage management. Miscarrying women must not become collateral damage in the war on abortion. My op-ed at the @washingtonpost