Comments for: Equal health care for Maine women takes center stage

Posted Nov. 16, 2012, at 8:38 p.m.

AUGUSTA | When Fatuma Hussein first encouraged fellow Somali women in the Lewiston area to use birth control, she hit a wall. As Muslims, we can’t, the women said to Hussein. Our religion forbids it. Today, several years later, many of those same women are using contraception. But their …

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