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My Turn: Contraceptive use benefits Alaska's children

...of children born to low-income mothers. The Guttmacher Institute reports survey findings where "65 percent of women...all pregnancies in the U.S. are unintended (Guttmacher Institute report).Women and mothers of childbearing age...
States vary in unplanned-pregnancy prevention

...The study by the nonprofit Guttmacher Institute is the first to rank all...Web Links Fore more on the Guttmacher Institute: http://www.agi-usa...said Jennifer Nadeau, the Guttmacher Institute's director of communications...
Let's use logic to reduce abortion

...lives? No. According to the Guttmacher Institute, which promotes sexual and...and injury. According to Guttmacher Institute research, abortion-related...religions, according to the Guttmacher Institute). Statistically, the rate...
Outside Editorial: Good news on teen pregnancy decline

...suggests important advances in reducing pregnancies and persuading youths to wait longer before they have sex. The Guttmacher Institute, a leading tracker of pregnancy data, says teen pregnancy rates are at their lowest point since 1972 and have...
What parents want in sex ed isn't what's taught in schools

...disconnect between what is taught and what parents actually want their children to learn. Researchers at the Alan Guttmacher Institute compared two samples of middle- and high-school sex education teachers from 1988 and 1999. They found that...
Fund Title X

...Every $1 spent in family planning services saves $4 in future federal and state spending, according to the Guttmacher Institute - a nonprofit organization focused on sexual and reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education...
My turn: Teen pregnancy strongly tied to sexual abuse, not birth-control information experiences of molestation, rape or attempted rape. The mean age of their offenders was 27.4. The Alan Guttmacher Institute reports that more than 40 percent of mothers aged 15 to 17 had sexual partners three to five years older; almost...
House committee passes partial birth abortion bill 17 states, according to the New York-based Guttmacher Institute, which tracks abortion data. Each state, that kills the fetus." Last week, the Guttmacher Institute released a report, saying the number of abortions...
Outside editorial: An attack on women

...contraceptive that can prevent pregnancy if taken within a couple of days of unprotected sex. Research from the Guttmacher Institute, a nonprofit organization that promotes sexual and reproductive health causes, and the World Health Organization...
My turn: Palin no moderate when it comes to abortion

...Seventy-eight percent of all U.S. women who have abortions report a religious affiliation, according to the Guttmacher Institute. To reduce the number of abortions we need to increase access to reproductive health care and helpful information...


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