Rebekah Bhansali, MSN, CNM

A photo of Rebekah Bhansali, MSN, CNM
Science Writer at Clue

Rebekah (she/her) is a nurse midwife and passionate advocate for reproductive justice, accessible health care for all, and decreasing maternal mortality. She has contributed to these causes by supporting families, women, and birthing persons through her work in community building, social services, and midwifery care in both local and global arenas.

Pregnancy, Birth & Postpartum

What to expect after birth as a surrogate

Birthing as a surrogate comes with unique feelings, challenges, and health concerns. You may find it comforting that despite its...

The phases and hormones of the menstrual cycle.
Menstrual Cycle

What is the menstrual cycle?

Understanding the cycle is important for your overall health. We break down the phases and hormones of the menstrual cycle.

Graphic illustration of an egg, a ruptured follicle, and lightning bolts that represent ovulation pain.
Cramps & Pain

What is ovulation pain and how do I know if I’m having it?

Our research finds that over 1 in 3 people experience it.

Birth Control

When is emergency contraception most effective?

There is a lot of confusion around the use and effectiveness of emergency contraception.