Alexandria Johnson got involved with the Anderson Monarchs soccer team when her mother was looking for an affordable way to keep her active. Todd Vachon/WHYY hide caption

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For Black Girls, Lack Of Exercise Heightens Obesity Risk

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Women's Groups Outraged By Ruling On Morning-After Pill

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Teenagers won't be able to the emergency contraceptive Plan B One-Step without a prescription. AP hide caption

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Teenage Girls Will Still Need A Prescription For 'Plan B'

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'Personhood' Divides Anti-Abortion Groups

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One takeaway point of the research is that older women should try to reduce the chances of getting a hip fracture, the lead author of the study said. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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A new fetal DNA test to determine a baby's gender could be more accurate and faster than an ultrasound, researchers say. André Panneton/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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