Latest Unintended pregnancy Stories
Rates of reported neonaticide have more than halved following the implementation of a unique 'anonymous delivery' law in Austria.
A new study published online in Obstetrics & Gynecology shows that abortions and unplanned pregnancies have dramatically dropped after adult and teenage women were offered birth control at no cost.
Sex education has had little to no effect on teen pregnancy rates, which have remained essentially unchanged over the past four decades, claims the author of a controversial new study.
The researchers, from the Guttmacher Institute in New York, base their findings on feedback data from almost 9,500 women who had an abortion in 2008 (Abortion Patient Survey), in the light of 11 "disruptive" events, and the links between these, poverty, and contraceptive use.
A new government report recently found that an increase in cohabitation of unmarried couples is causing an increase in unintended pregnancies.