Michelle Andrews - Kaiser Health News
Women of all ages will soon be able to pick up emergency contraceptive pills at pharmacies and other stores without a prescription or proof of age. What many may not realize, however, is that they can get the pricey pills free under the Affordable Care Act. Doing so, however, may take time and forethought.
"Women may be faced with a tradeoff between timeliness and coverage/cost," says Adam Sonfield, a senior public policy associate at the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive health research and policy organization.