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Tue Jul 7, 2015, 06:07 PM

Sex Education And Contraception Reduces Teen Pregnancy In Colorado



Colorado's teen birth rate dropped 40 percent in five years—years during which a donor-funded initiative provided 30,000 free or low-cost contraceptive devices to low-income women.

Colorado is saving money thanks to the drop in teen pregnancy: Medicaid costs are lowered by $5.68 for every dollar spent on the contraception program. Because pregnancy, childbirth, and pediatric care are more expensive than IUDs.

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Reply Sex Education And Contraception Reduces Teen Pregnancy In Colorado (Original post)
votesparks Jul 2015 OP
ericson00 Jul 2015 #1
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Response to votesparks (Original post)

Thu Jul 23, 2015, 10:53 PM

1. shhhhhh! you're hurting "abstinence only"

 

you're not supposed to do that!!!!! Screw sexuality, chastity belts for everyone!

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Sat Aug 1, 2015, 08:34 AM

2. Obviously

It is too bad pro abstinence groups will completey disregard these facts.

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Thu Mar 31, 2016, 03:23 PM

3. Sex Education And Contraception Reduces Teen Pregnancy In Colorado

Encouraging news! But [url=http://motherhow.com/teenage-pregnancy-facts-you-should-know/]teenage pregnancy rate[/url] in the USA is still too high. What do you think?

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