Report: Federal funding helps promote anti-abortion group’s health app

Federal grants are being funneled into a network of health centers that are using a womens sexual and menstrual health app to, an investigation by revealed. But beyond the facade of an app using seemingly scientific information for womens sexual and reproductive health, tailored with a purple logo and the kind of visual appeals usually present in feminine products, the app is by anti-abortion advocates. Medical advisers listed for the app are tied to a Catholic university in Chile, according to a May reportby the Guardian,andThe Guardians more recent investigation revealed that the FEMM app is central to the methods used by Obria Group, a group of crisis pregnancy centers in California using the app to promote its abstinence agenda. …