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THE FACTS ABOUT EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTIVE PILLS
APRIL 4, 2014
The rules governing access to emergency contraceptive pills have been a moving target these last few years, so now might be a good time to review the facts. Unplanned pregnancies among Navy and Marine Corps enlisted women are, unfortunately, too common. Emergency contraceptive pills may be helpful in some circumstances.
Please help our people understand the facts about ECPs, so they can make informed decisions. Ready-to-use educational information about family planning and contraception for Sailors and Marines is available from the Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center's Health Promotion and Wellness Department.
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