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Teenage Pregnancy prevention
Teenage Pregnancy

Prevention could include:

  • Birth Control
  • Sexual abstinence
  • peer counseling
  • Safe Sex Education
  • Most popular method of birth controlPills contain estrogen and progestin and are taken once a day.Require a prescriptionWork by preventing ovaries from releasing eggs Effectiveness: 99.7%, if used perfectly; with typical use, 92%.Effective and rev...
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  • The vaginal ring is a method of hormonal birth control. It is also known by its brand name, NuvaRing. The FDA approved the vaginal ring for use in 2001.
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  • With 17 percent of American women ages 15 to 44 currently using birth control pills, this type of hormonal contraception is one of the most popular and widely used.
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  • A contraceptive implant is a hormonal birth control. It is put into the arm. It releases a hormone called progesterone into the body to prevent pregnancy.
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  • Birth control prevents unintended pregnancies. Some effective types of birth control include taking birth control pills, using condoms, and wearing a diaphragm.
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  • Diaphragms have been used for birth control in the United States since the early 1900s. Learn how to use one of these devices to prevent pregnancy.
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  • Female sterilization is a permanent procedure that blocks the fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy. There are two main types: surgical and nonsurgical.
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  • Female condoms help prevent pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted infections. Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of using female condoms.
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  • Condoms are inexpensive, effective, and one of the most popular methods of birth control. Here's what you need to know to safely and effectively use condoms.
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  • The birth control patch is a hormonal contraceptive that sticks to your skin. You replace it once per week. Learn more about its use, efficacy, and risks.
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