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family planning

the control of the number of children in a family and of the intervals between them, esp by the use of contraceptives
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Raushenbush PB, The role of faith in family planning, Huffington Post, May 29, 2013, <http://www.
Making family planning an essential component of health care services provided during the antenatal period, immediately after delivery or after abortion, and during the year following childbirth or abortion;
The Indian government is fully committed to ensure that family planning services are part of the government policy, adequate resources are going to be committed and that it will be working in partnership with the private sector and the civil society to reach the most vulnerable and unreachable population across the nation," he added.
And please call your senators and representatives to encourage them to take steps to strengthen funding for family planning.
Frost JJ, Finer LB and Tapales A, "The impact of publicly funded family planning clinic services on unintended pregnancy and government cost savings, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 2008, 19:778-796.
Given the demonstrated success of family planning waivers across the country, there is a strong argument to be made that it is time to move beyond the burdensome waiver process.
Again there were no data on the men's involvement in family planning services (Ghana Statistical Service, 1999).
In a 1996 study of 27 Medicaid managed care plans in five states, two plans reported requiring a copayment for family planning.
Objectives : USAID s Ensuring Family Planning Commodity Security project aims to: (1) Strengthen local capacity to manage the supply chain of USAID-donated condoms and family planning commodities, and (2) Strengthen the capacity of the MSPP s Direction of Pharmacy and Medicines (DPM) and Family Planning Program to manage commodity logistics in order to facilitate the delivery of quality family planning and other health services at the major public health sector hospitals.
Addressing a seminar on family planning organized by Population Council in Islamabad today, she described the population growth as a major challenge facing the country.
The international family planning movement was built on the foundation of the right of individuals and couples to decide freely and responsibly the number and spacing of their children and to obtain the information and services to do so, although the goal of several early family planning programs was to slow population growth.
The goals of the London Summit and FP2020 have been greeted positively by most organizations and individuals involved in family planning.

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