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Access To Contraceptives Reduces Teen Pregnancy, Does Not Lead To Increased Sexual Activity

Many Americans who oppose making high quality contraceptives more accessible do so for explicitly religious reasons. While they may argue that their position is based in perceived safety concerns regarding certain contraceptives (as will be discussed further), they fear that the net effect of such ease of access would be an increase in premarital sexual activity (a big no-no among the abstinence-only crowd).
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