Posts Tagged ‘LARCs’

School-Based Health Centers and LARCs

July 9, 2015

School-based health centers (SBHCs) are considered one of the most effective strategies for delivering preventive care, including reproductive health services, to adolescents—a population long considered difficult to reach. The School-Based Health Alliance supports adolescents’ access to confidential sexual and reproductive health services. This includes long-acting reversible contraception (LARCs) methods...

New Recommendations on LARCs

October 21, 2014

The times they are surely changing. And so are the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines on teenage pregnancy prevention. In the October issue of Pediatrics, AAP published a policy statement and accompanying technical report featuring their latest guidelines for teen pregnancy prevention, reflecting a big change from their previously...