Raise awareness on contraceptive sabotage

Bowers, Rebecca
April 2013
Contraceptive Technology Update;Apr2013, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p46
Academic Journal
The article reports on a committee opinion which was released in 2013 by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and found that birth control sabotage, in which a partner deliberately pokes holes in condoms, destroys birth control pills, or tampers with the efficacy of a contraceptive method, is not uncommon.


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