From DesMoinesRegister.com Physicians, advocates and other concerned Iowans made their appeals to the Iowa Board of Medicine Thursday as the state medical regulatory body moves… Read More »Dr. Emily Boevers, ia4hl co-founder, speaks out at Iowa board of medicine public comment session
From thegazette.com: So, Iowa’s MOMS program remains an orphan. MOMS is an acronym for “More Options for Maternal Support.” It’s Gov. Kim Reynolds’ effort to… Read More »Todd Dorman, TheGazette.com: “Iowa GOP’s top health issue is banning abortion.”
Laura Belin: “proposed abortion rules bear little resemblance to how physicians actually care for patients”
An article by Laura Belin from Bleeding Heartland, “One thing is clear: despite repeated references to “standard medical practice” in the document the Iowa Board… Read More »Laura Belin: “proposed abortion rules bear little resemblance to how physicians actually care for patients”
Dr. Francesca Turner, co-founder, was interviewed by KWWL, “There are several sections of this legislation which put physicians into an unreasonable position of having to interpret… Read More »Dr. Francesca Turner, IA4HL co-founder, interviewed by KWWL
The founders of Iowans for Health Liberty co-wrote an Op-Ed that was cosigned by 98 Iowa physicians, “Iowa abortion rules would traumatize victims, worsen doctors’ care”.… Read More »“Iowa abortion rules would traumatize victims, worsen doctors’ care”
Iowans for Health Liberty is deeply disappointed that every member of the Iowa delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives voted to elect Rep. Mike Johnson (R- LA) to the position of Speaker of the House. Rep. Johnson is an extremist who supports a nationwide ban on abortion. As Speaker of the House, Rep. Johnson will jeopardize the lives of Iowa women and the wellbeing of their families.
Dr. Amy Bingaman knows there may come a time in the near future when she might have to choose between her Iowa medical license or the life of a pregnant person she is treating.
“I could never imagine letting a woman die on my watch when I could intervene,” Bingaman said. “The problem is to do the right thing for a patient and then have to worry about someone taking my medical license. It’s not the way anyone wants to practice medicine.”
Op-Ed, Des Moines Register, Published July 31, 2023 Dr. Jami Maxson wrote an Op-Ed, published in the Des Moines Register on July 31, 2023, outlining… Read More »Denying Access to Abortion Has a Negative Impact on Children and Families
Dr. Andrea Greiner wrote an Op-Ed that was published in the Des Moines Register on July 14, 2023, in opposition to the proposed abortion restrictions in Iowa. She wrote from the point of view of OBGYN physicians who value “advocacy for women before, during and after pregnancy by promoting their reproductive choices.” Abortion restrictions jeopardize the health of women. She pointed to maternal outcomes in Texas and Ireland where abortion restrictions resulted in worse outcomes for complicated pregnancies, including maternal death.
In response to Rep. Miller-Meeks’ town hall in Iowa City tonight, local medical providers released the following statements about her dangerous anti-abortion record: “Like Republican… Read More »Statements on Miller-Meeks’ Anti-Abortion Record