unwanted pregnancy

unwanted pregnancy

Obstetrics A pregnancy that is not desired by one or both biologic parents. See Teen pregnancy.
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They say the proposed Family Life course should educate students about the risk associated with early pregnancy, which in most instances leads the deadly HIV/AIDS Virus and unwanted pregnancy.
Abortion was prioritised ahead of methods that could stop a woman from going through the horrendous process of having to terminate an unwanted pregnancy.
Young women who delay starting contraception when they start sexual activity are at increased risk of unwanted pregnancy, according to data from a cross-sectional study of more than 26,000 women in the United States.
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Though an episode of unprotected s*x might not bother you too much, but the fear of an unwanted pregnancy could make you go weak in the knees.
Director of medical services Jackson Kioko says the pills should be given for free to women who request, to prevent unwanted pregnancy.
"To have 37 unwanted pregnancies out of the 668 mentioned in this study at SAaAaAeA dersjukhuset means that 5.5 percent of women who stated they us Natural Cycles also had an unwanted pregnancy," the statement continued.
429 (29.8%) ever had an unwanted pregnancy; 26.5 % among singles, 32.3 % among married.
Women experience an unwanted pregnancy and seek to terminate it for many reasons.
Number of living children was positively associated with increased odds of having an unwanted pregnancy instead of an intended pregnancy (odds ratio, 1.2).
The British Pregnancy Advisory Service spokeswoman said: "A small number of women will experience unwanted pregnancy on a number of occasions over their lifetimes.
"It's extremely important that women do not feel stigmatised for an unwanted pregnancy - be it their first or third, or feel they cannot seek the help they need."