The Shriver Report – unplanned pregnancy

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A Man on a Mission: Guys in the Know about Birth Control (Video)
One man is on a mission to make sure men are educated – and get involved – when it comes to birth control. He spews the info men need while playing paintball, cooking and prepping for a date.  → Read More
Caution and Hope from a Now Grown Teen Mom
Last month I read a piece in the New York Times that put the spotlight on the MTV show ’16 and Pregnant’. I’ve been vocal about my distaste for the show because of how exploited I feel some of those stories are. What I haven’t spoken out on enough is how little hope there is for these girls.  → Read More
Why are 50 Percent of Pregnancies in the U.S. Unplanned?
Despite advancements in contraceptive technology and the millions of dollars that is spent each year on contraception research and development, unplanned pregnancy rates in the U.S. have remained essentially unchanged for decades. The cost of these unplanned pregnancies is enormous, both in terms of public health and personal financial and emotional costs, and while they occur in all socioeconomic groups, unplanned pregnancies tend to happen more frequently in the underserved – women who are already financially and socially challenged. Approximately 50 percent of all pregnancies in the United States are unplanned, and of these, 43 percent will end in abortion.  → Read More
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