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Contraception/Sex Ed/Adoption

#35 - Emergency Contraception - Describes the emergency contraceptive pill and other emergency contraception, including how to obtain and use, and possible side effects. 

#36 - Contraceptive Methods - Describes the most common methods of contraception including how they work and efficacy rates.

#37 - Contraceptive Use - Describes usage rates of different contraception methods in Canada, from the classic condom to IUDs, including factors that influence usage.

#38 - New Reproductive Technologies / Assisted Reproduction Legislation - Discusses several options for helping people to get pregnant, the legal environment for assisted reproduction and surrogacy, and genetic screening. 

#39 - Sex Education in Canada - Describes every province and territory's sex education policies. Most gloss over or omit abortion entirely.

#40 - Adoption Information and Referrals - Describes how the adoption process works across Canada and provides government links to referrals.

#41 - Adoption: Why Few Pregnant Women Choose Adoption - Most women with unintended pregnancies opt for abortion or for raising the child themselves. This paper describes the wide range of reasons women seldom choose adoption. 

#42 - Sex Education: A Useful Tool to Help Prevent Sexual Assault? - Discusses sexual assault laws in Canada and suggests that comprehensive sex education in schools can act as a significant deterrent of sexual assault.

#43 - Contraceptive Coverage - Access to contraception is recognized as a human right, and basic preventive healthcare. Therefore, coverage should be universal for everyone and be included under a national public drug plan in Canada.

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