TITLE

Contraceptive Availability to Adolescents: Do American Values Violate Our Most Vulnerable?

AUTHOR(S)
Elders, M. J.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Dec2008, Vol. 84 Issue 6, p741
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the alarming sexual activity of the adolescents in the U.S. It provides an overview of the survey and study related to adolescents sexual activity and the increasing risk of unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted infection (STI). It highlights the importance of giving sexually active adolescents an access to contraceptives. A list of available contraceptives is presented. It notes that good education on sex, sexuality, and sexual health is best contraceptives.
ACCESSION #
35219551

 

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