Emergency Contraception: A Safe & Effective Contraceptive Option for Teens

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Emergency contraception* (EC)—a method of preventing pregnancy after sexual intercourse—is an important contraceptive option that could annually prevent at least 50 percent of unintended pregnancies among American women. Experts estimate that timely use of EC could prevent up to 70 percent of abortions. In fact, use of EC prevented about 51,000 abortions in 2000. Young people need information about and access to emergency contraception.

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