A study from the Medical Journal of Australia has revealed some big numbers of women who are not using contraception which ends in unintended pregnancy and what the reaction from this unexpectancy is.
The study interviewed 2,571 women and more than half had unintended pregnancies, the result of unprotected sex.
La Trobe University researchers found that almost a third of these women had an abortion due to the unintended nature.
Here are more findings from the survey:
Sounds pretty simple right? So why aren’t more Aussie women using contraception?
Lead researcher, Dr Angela Taft said, “In Australia, we have access to a wide and affordable range of contraception and it’s concerning to discover many women and their partners who are not planning to fall pregnant are not taking any precautions.”
What contraception do you use? Here is everything you need to know about IUD’s!
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