News related to Mirena (Levonorgestrel) and/or conditions it is approved for
Defunding Planned Parenthood May Lead to Less Contraception
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines [2016.02.05]
Women using injectable contraceptives were less likely to get a contraception injection after Planned Parenthood was defunded.
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Emergency Contraception: What Is The Morning-After Pill?
Source: Fertility News From Medical News Today [2016.01.04]
If primary methods of contraception fail, emergency contraception can be used. Learn about the morning-after pill, including when it should be used and the risks involved.
Domestic violence deters contraception
Source: Abortion News From Medical News Today [2015.04.02]
Domestic violence takes many forms. The control of a woman's reproductive choices by her partner is one of them.
'15 million unwanted pregnancies' created by low contraception in 35 poorer countries
Source: Abortion News From Medical News Today [2015.02.05]
Some 90% of the 16.7 million unwanted pregnancies across a third of the world's population every year are due to a failure to use modern contraception, study suggests.
New research shows a statistical significant association between increased LARC usage and reduction in teenage pregnancy and abortion rates in England
Source: Abortion News From Medical News Today [2014.11.27]
New findings, published in the International Journal of Women's Health, show increased long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) usage in England was significantly associated with decreased...