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Contraception Could Prevent 15 Million Unwanted Pregnancies Annually

February 12th, 2015

Episode 194 of 579 episodes

Fifteen million unwanted pregnancies in 35 low- and middle-income countries could be avoided if women had access to and freedom to use contraception. Cynthia Graber reports