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October 11, 2011
Contraception is a critical preventive health care tool for women and families. Contraception allows women (and their partners) to plan their pregnancies and avoid pregnancy when they don’t want to have a baby, and planned pregnancies are healthier for women and children. Women with planned pregnancies are more likely to get prenatal care and have healthy babies. Contraception is also a great deal— data shows that every dollar spent on contraception saves $4 or more in costs to the health system. So, making sure women can access contraception is good health care policy and good fiscal policy...