unwanted pregnancy

unwanted pregnancy

Obstetrics A pregnancy that is not desired by one or both biologic parents. See Teen pregnancy.
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This is in line with what we communicate as the risk of unwanted pregnancy with typical use, and which is comparable to other types of contraception.
The current emphasis on HIV with a single risk prevention approach may lead women to pay less attention to the risk of unwanted pregnancy and abortions (3).
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.
A small number of women will experience unwanted pregnancy on a number of occasions over their lifetimes.
Overall, however, it will definitely help prevent unwanted pregnancy, making it easier for family planning and save the time of attendances at GP practices.
One of the glaring consequences of rape is unwanted pregnancy.
All of us know at least one much treasured child who began life as an unwanted pregnancy.
An unwanted pregnancy permanently alters the lives of the woman, the father, and their families.
Objectives: The purpose of this study was to examine the perception of University students regarding the severity of unwanted pregnancy.
I did have an unwanted pregnancy that resulted in an abortion when I was 17.
Contraception means you don't have to take such a drastic step to prevent an unwanted pregnancy, so why do it now?