planned parenthood

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Planned Parenthood

 
an organization that provides reproductive health care services, including the promotion of accessible means of voluntary fertility control, operation of clinics, conduction of educational programs, conduction of research, and dissemination of information.

planned parenthood

a philosophical framework central to the development of contraceptive methods, contraceptive counseling, and family planning programs and clinics. Advocates hold that each woman has the right to decide when to conceive and bear children and that contraceptive and gynecological care and information should be available to help her become or prevent becoming pregnant. See also contraception.

planned parenthood

The concept that a couple or a woman may choose when to conceive and give birth. This is, of course, accomplished only by the careful and proper use of some form of birth control.
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Planned Parenthood of Northern New England has six centers in Claremont, Derry, Exeter, Keene, Manchester and Lebanon, and provided reproductive health services and limited primary care to 16,000 patients last year.
Planned Parenthood of Northern New England addresses whether parental involvement laws must include a specific "health exception" and how easy (or difficult) it will be for pro-abortionists to stop a law from ever going into effect when it is challenged as applied generally to all situations.
Planned Parenthood of Northern New England, the justices will not only be hearing their first abortion case in five years but also will find themselves in the unusual position of having a member on the bench who has already announced her retirement.
Planned Parenthood of Northern New England (PPNNE) has invited the Democratic candidates to visit their "health centers" in New Hampshire.

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