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Methods of Contraception Tina and Dan are considering various birth control methods. They are a newly-married couple who practiced abstinence before marriage and plan on starting their family within a year. In Tina & Dan’s situation I would recommend Tina go on the birth control pill to prevent pregnancy because they both want to start a having children after a year of marriage. One of the main advantages of using birth control pills is that they protect against pregnancies. Also when they decide they want to start trying to start their family she can discontinue use and she will be able to try to become pregnant. The disadvantage is Tina would have to remember to take her pill every day, and it does not prevent STDs. I would also suggest that Dan use condoms. Using condoms helps the birth control pill in avoiding pregnancy. It is a very inexpensive form of contraception to use to help avoid STDs and pregnancies. The disadvantage to using condoms is they can rip, or slip. That is why it would be good for the both of them to use something. If Dan
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This note was uploaded on 09/26/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 270 taught by Professor Bruno during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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