TITLE

A right for family planning

AUTHOR(S)
Charlafti, Ilias
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
EMBO Reports;Mar2002, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p211
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the benefits of contraception for women's health and social status. Contraception was indeed the big bang in the evolution of baby-making strategies. Nowadays, the increasingly wide variety of contraceptive methods are available to both sexes, such as oxymoron that people are spending most of their reproductive life avoiding reproduction. But the roots of contraception trace back into antiquity. The early civilizations of ancient Sumer and Egypt already recognized the power of various herbs to protect against unwanted pregnancies.
ACCESSION #
12957019

 

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