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Synonyms for contraception

birth control by the use of devices (diaphragm or intrauterine device or condom) or drugs or surgery

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In Kirklees, 10 in 1,000 girls aged 13 to 15 went to their local clinic for emergency contraception, accounting for 85 visits.
Consideration should be given to use of a copper IUD as an alternative to oral emergency contraception in obese women.
Most young adults of every religion, race and ethnicity support access to affordable contraception.
Devise corrective measures for pipeline projects by understanding Contraception pipeline depth and focus of Indication therapeutics
Which, in many instances, includes the wise-use--and easy availability--of contraception.
Even when you remove those planning on having a child this year (13%), that still leaves one woman in five (20%) who are neither using contraception nor planning on getting pregnant within the year.
Food and Drug Administration to make emergency contraception available over the counter without restriction, citing earlier actions by U.
If a business does not comply with the contraception rule, it could face a $100 penalty fine per employee per day.
Adolescents are more likely to use emergency contraception if it's prescribed in advance.
The study found that the women reported similar levels of sexual satisfaction, which included things such as intimacy and romance, but the women utilizing hormonal contraception experienced less arousal, fewer orgasms, difficulties with lubrication, decreased pleasure, and less frequent sex.
Though PeaceHealth won't comment on whether its employees have access to contraception as part of their health care coverage, its employee benefits handbook mentions no exclusion.
Since 2009 the number of people having sex without contraception with a new partner has increased by
Emergency contraceptive pills containing levonorgestrel are not effective at preventing pregnancy if taken after ovulation, according to a study of 388 women aged 18-38 who requested emergency contraception at a Chilean Institute of Reproductive Medicine clinic in Santiago within 120 hours of unprotected sex.
RAWALPINDI, September 25, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Bayer Pakistan celebrated World Contraception Day by organizing series of symposiums in seven major cities in Pakistan to raise awareness of contraception amongst the women of Pakistan.
In considering the range of methods to be offered, it explained that "grantees should consider the availability of emergency contraception the same as any other method.