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Types and uses of popular Contraceptives

According to Microsoft Encarta Encyclopaedia contraception is a “deliberate prevention of pregnancy using any of several methods.” (Microsoft Encarta Encyclopaedia, 2004) There are many different forms of contraception available on today’s market, but these can be broken down into two main types; hormonal and barrier contraceptives. Barrier method contraceptives are...

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Teen Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy in U.S. The U.S. has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in the western industrialized world. As defined under the U.S. law teen pregnancy is pregnancy occurring in young women between the ages of 13 and 19 years old. As stated in the National Campaign to Prevent Teenage Pregnancy,...

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Abortion

A couple decades ago, when abortion was illegal, thousands of women died because they did not want to bear an infant and attempted to terminate the child’s life by themselves or with an unprofessional approach. After 1973’s Supreme Court decision, which allowed women to have the choice to abortion, thousands...

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Abortion

A couple decades ago, when abortion was illegal, thousands of women died because they did not want to bear an infant and attempted to terminate the child’s life by themselves or with an unprofessional approach. After 1973’s Supreme Court decision, which allowed women to have the choice to abortion, thousands...

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Abortion

Abortion. Is it wrong or right? An abortion is the removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus from the uterus, resulting in or caused by its death. This can occur spontaneously as a miscarriage, or be artificially induced by chemical, surgical or other means. As define by the oxford...

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Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Many pregnant women are not aware of the complications that are involved with pregnancy. The greater majority of young women see pregnancy as a way of bringing a life into the world but do not use precaution in their dietary habits to prevent the destruction or inhibition of such a...

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Teen Pregnancy Prevention

How to prevent teen pregnancy has been a question for many years now. Statistics have been running wild trying to keep up with the teenage generation. Many people have their opinions on the subject (teen pregnancy), because teens seem to be getting pregnant all so fast these days. People fail...

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