England(top),US,France,Denmark in top ten countries in teen pregnancies


Now schools are told to give free morning-after pills and condoms to teenage girls to cut unwanted pregnancies

  • Guidance comes from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

  • Free condoms should be 'readily accessible' for young men and women

  • School nurses would be allowed to dispense emergency contraception

  • UK under-18 conception rate remains the lowest since 1969 at 27.9 per 1,000 women aged 15 to 17

  • Figures show 253 girls under 14 fell pregnant in 2012 and almost three-quarters had an abortion

  • Among under-16s, some 3,251 pregnancies (59.8%) resulted in abortion

  • Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2589247/Schools-told-free-morning-pills-condoms-teenage-girls.html#ixzz2xBN4CftL