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Isn’t It Time We Stopped Playing Politics With Contraception?

Contraception is basic preventive health care for women—a simple truth that is too often lost in our political discourse. This video puts key facts front and center: Proper timing and spacing of births leads to healthier pregnancies; contraception, when used consistently, is highly effective; and cost can be a barrier to a woman using the contraceptive method that’s right for her. This video was created by the Guttmacher Institute, a leading research and policy organization on sexual and reproductive health.