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2011-09-12 20:01:49

Friends, the mainstream media and the internet, all potentially unreliable sources, continue to be the way America's young adults find their health information.

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2011-08-25 12:34:37

A new study published on Wednesday shows that unintended pregnancies are increasingly concentrated among low-income women in the U.S.

2011-06-09 13:29:58

Women who receive a contraceptive known as an intrauterine device or IUD immediately following a first trimester abortion experience few complications and are less likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who delay getting an IUD by several weeks.

2011-06-08 13:05:18

Many young women do not want to start taking the contraceptive pill because they are worried that they will put on weight, or come off it because they think that they have gained weight because of it.

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2011-04-28 13:31:44

A new study finds that more US women seem to be using the "morning-after" pill now that the emergency contraceptive is available over-the-counter.

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2011-03-10 09:05:00

According to suggestions from a new study, women may have less unwanted pregnancies if birth control pills were offered in a year-long supply.

2011-02-23 13:17:57

Rates of unintended pregnancies and abortions decrease significantly when women receive a one-year supply of oral contraceptives, instead of being prescribed one- or three-month supplies, a UCSF study shows.

2011-02-02 01:15:31

Teenage girls and young women infected with HIV get pregnant more often and suffer pregnancy complications more frequently than their HIV-negative peers.


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