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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...
    Source:HLCMS
  • The female condom was approved by the FDA in 1993 and has slowly grown in popularity. A variation of the male condom, the female condom has many of the same attributes and advantages.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Barrier method contraceptives have existed for centuries. The cervical cap works by covering the cervix to prevent semen from entering the uterus.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Common and convenient, condoms are one of the most popular methods of birth control. With an average price of $1 each, condoms are inexpensive.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Birth control prevents unintended pregnancies. Some effective types of birth control include taking birth control pills, using condoms, and wearing a diaphragm.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Diaphragms have been used as birth control in the U.S. since the early 1900s and were widely popular before the introduction of birth control pills.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The sponge is a barrier method of birth control that physically blocks sperm from fertilizing an egg by covering the cervix. It also contains spermicide.
    Source:HLCMS
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