Academy of Pediatrics Recommends the Use of Birth Control Implants Because Condoms Fail

September 30, 2014 4:06 PM

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The American Academy of Pediatrics has said that teenagers need to use long lasting birth controls methods, because condoms fail to prevent pregnancies and most of the time teenagers do not use them. Furthermore, it recommends that pediatricians need to speak to their patients and their parents about these methods.

There are different kinds of contraceptives that can help prevent pregnancies. These methods can work for a long time, so patients do not need to worry about forgetting about them. Birth control methods like IUDs and hormonal implants are not used by teenagers; however, these are the most effective ...

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