Inaccurate label notwithstanding, Plan B is classified by the FDA as a contraceptive.
In fact, 54 percent of women who had abortions had used a contraceptive method, if incorrectly, in the month they got pregnant.
In a best-case scenario they cover the mechanics of reproduction, STD awareness, and contraceptive use.
The attacks on contraceptive coverage can be traced back to an amendment of his that turns 36 years old today.
In the doses approved for contraceptive use, neither terminates a pregnancy.
That contraceptive measures have come to stay; that they are increasing in use, the declining birth rate absolutely evidences.
The advantage and disadvantage of this or that contraceptive is a technical matter for the doctors to determine.
But the remedy is simple: give her full instruction in the use of contraceptive measures.
But contraceptive knowledge, etc., has now become so general that to regulate sex activity is no longer to regulate reproduction.
In what way has society been injured by this couple obtaining the contraceptive knowledge?
contraceptive con·tra·cep·tive (kŏn'trə-sěp'tĭv)
Capable of preventing conception. n.
A device, drug, or chemical agent that prevents conception.