International Family Planning Perspectives And Digest

Book : International Family Planning Perspectives And Digest

Author : * --

Language : English

Episode : Health-Safety-Environment

Publishing Location : Amerika

Skin : 4 / 4

Period : 3 monthly

Published Date : 1978

Publisher : The Alan Guttmacher Institute

Document Type : Periodical

Book No : 8322


Family Planning Availability
And Contraceptive Practice
German Rodriguez 100

Family Planning in Four Latin American Countries-
Knowledge, Use and Unmet Need:
Some Findings from the World Fertility Survey
James W. Brackett 116


Repeated Abortions Increase Risk of Miscarriage,
Premature Births and Low-Birth-Weight Babies 124

WHO: Natural Methods "Relatively Ineflective" 125

AID Investment of $ 1 Billion in Family Planning/
Population Is Resulting in Sharp Birthrate Declines 127

99 LDCs Favor Family Planning/Slowing Crowth,
But Only 54 Show "Real Programmatic Support” 129

Confirm Pill Cuards Against Benign Breast Disease
But May Not Lessen the Risk of Breast Cancer 131

Chile: Child Allowances
Do Not Discourage Contraceptive Use 132

UNFPA Earmarks Two-Thirds of Its Funds to Aid
40 Countries with Critical Population Problems 133

Ignorance, Misunderstanding Lead to Low Use
Of Contraception Among Rural Mexican Women 135

Index to Volume 4 137